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Everybody Rides the Carousel (1976)

Show is an animated tracing of the eight stages of life, from infancy to old stage, as they have been described in the works of psychoanalyst Erik H. Erikson.

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John Hubley
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alvin Epstein Alvin Epstein ... Prologue (voice)
Judith Coburn Judith Coburn ... Stage 1 (voice)
Ray Hubley Ray Hubley ... Stage 1 (voice)
Lou Jacobi ... Stage 1 (voice)
Lane Smith ... Stage 1 (voice)
Eleanor Wilson Eleanor Wilson ... Stage 1 (voice)
Georgia Hubley Georgia Hubley ... Stage 2 (voice)
Linda Washburn Linda Washburn ... Stage 2 (voice)
Maura Washburn Maura Washburn ... Stage 2 (voice)
Michael Washburn Michael Washburn ... Stage 2 (voice)
Emily Hubley Emily Hubley ... Stage 3 (voice)
Bruce E. Smith Bruce E. Smith ... Stage 3 (voice)
Jane E. Smith Jane E. Smith ... Stage 3 (voice)
Leeds Atkinson Leeds Atkinson ... Stage 4 (voice)
Jenny Lumet ... Stage 4 (voice)
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Show is an animated tracing of the eight stages of life, from infancy to old stage, as they have been described in the works of psychoanalyst Erik H. Erikson.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Elämän karuselli See more »

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Hubley Studios See more »
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Mono

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Color
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Based on psychologist Erik H. Erickson's theory of the eight stages of development. See more »

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Marvelous, unusual, rare
16 September 2002 | by Ed-90See all my reviews

What a film. Done in watercolors, with great jazz music (by Dizzy Gillepsie, among others) this details the "ride of a lifetime," how people develop from birth to death. It's based on Erik Erikson's "8 Ages of Man" and is the type of film one doesn't see anymore, either in the western hemisphere or Europe...Lovely film, good for everyone. One more comment: It's a work of art. See it and see if I am exaggerating!


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