The Chuck Jones Collection

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  • 1973
  • 1 Season

The Chuck Jones Collection is 4 short films from the stories of Rudyard Kipling's 'The Jungle Book'. Brought to life by cartoon legened Chuck Jones with celebrity voice talents.

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The White Seal
4. The White Seal
March 24, 1975
Warner Bros. toon legend Chuck Jones returns to the pages of Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book for this story about Kotick, a seal who is determined to save his community's babies from the approaching human hunters. With June Foray (Rocket J. Squirrel).
Rikki Tikki Tavi
3. Rikki Tikki Tavi
January 9, 1975
Chuck Jones directs Orson Welles (as the narrator) is this beloved animated version of Rudyard Kipling's famous story about a heroic mongoose that protects a human family against venomous cobras. With voicework by June Foray (Rocky Squirrel, Tweety Bird).
Mowgli's Brothers
2. Mowgli's Brothers
February 11, 1976
Chuck Jones, director of Warner Bros' best toons, brings his inimitable style to Rudyard Kipling's first story in The Jungle Book, in which we first learn about the beloved boy raised by wolves. With Roddy McDowall (Cornelius from Planet of the Apes).
The Cricket in Times Square
1. The Cricket in Times Square
April 24, 1973
Chester is a very unusual cricket, he can play beautiful violin music with his wings. Befriended by Tucker the mouse and Harry the cat, Chester uses his unique talent to bring understanding and brotherhood to the jaded city residents of New York.
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The Chuck Jones Collection is 4 short films from the stories of Rudyard Kipling's 'The Jungle Book'. Brought to life by cartoon legened Chuck Jones with celebrity voice talents.

  • Premiere Date
    April 24, 1973