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The Enchanted World of Danny Kaye: The Emperor's New Clothes (1972)

This is one of the 'Animagical' titles from the children's film archive of Rankin/Bass. The story line is reminiscent of an earlier 1966 R/B Animagic film, 'The Daydreamer', both of which ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
... Marmaduke (voice)
... Emperor Klockenlocher (voice)
... Princess Jane Klockenlocher (voice)
Allen Swift ... Musty (voice)
Bob McFadden ... Jaspar (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gary Shapiro ... Busky (voice)
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This is one of the 'Animagical' titles from the children's film archive of Rankin/Bass. The story line is reminiscent of an earlier 1966 R/B Animagic film, 'The Daydreamer', both of which chronicles the fairy tales of Danish author, Hans Christian Andersen. Written by PhilE. Blont <filtekk@earthlink.net>

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21 February 1972 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The depiction of a dog spinning a wheel is quite accurate; the dogs were called wheel turners and were bred for that exact purpose, but became extinct during the late nineteenth century. See more »

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References Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970) See more »

Soundtracks

Come Along
Music by Maury Laws
Lyrics by Jules Bass
Performed by Danny Kaye
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