Peter Pan (1953 movie)

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Peter Pan
Peter Pan Logo Black.svg
Directed byClyde Geronimi
Wilfred Jackson
Hamilton Luske
Screenplay byMilt Banta
William Cottrell
Winston Hibler
Bill Peet
Erdman Penner
Joe Rinaldi
Ted Sears
Ralph Wright
Story byJ. M. Barrie (Play)
Produced byWalt Disney
StarringBobby Driscoll
Kathryn Beaumont
Hans Conried
Paul Collins
Tommy Luske
Narrated byTom Conway
Music byOliver Wallace
Production
company
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release date
  • February 5, 1953 (1953-02-05)
Running time
76 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$4 million[1]
Box office$87,404,651[1]

Peter Pan is a 1953 American animated movie. It was produced by Walt Disney. It is the 14th movie in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series. It is based on the play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by J. M. Barrie. It was first released on February 5, 1953 by RKO Pictures. Peter Pan is the last Disney animated movie released through RKO. Walt Disney then made his own distribution company, Buena Vista Distribution.

It was released in 1990 as part of the Walt Disney Classic Collection. It was released on March 3, 1998 as part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection. It was released on March 6, 2007 as a Platinum Edition. It was released on February 5, 2013 to celebrate its 60th anniversary. The movie has gotten some controversy for the depiction of Native Americans.

The movie was entered into the 1953 Cannes Film Festival.[2] A sequel called Return to Never Land was released in 2002. A series of direct-to-DVD movies about Tinker Bell began in 2008.

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References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Peter Pan". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2012-01-05.
  2. "Festival de Cannes: Peter Pan". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-01-23.

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