Year of Release: 1940
Director(s): James Algar (segment "The Sorcerer's Apprentice"), Samuel Armstrong (segments "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor" and "Nutcracker Suite, The"), Ford Beebe (segment "The Pastoral Symphony"), Norman Ferguson (segment "Dance of the Hours"), Jim Handley (segment "The Pastoral Symphony"), T. Hee (segment "Dance of the Hours"), Wilfred Jackson (segment "Night on Bald Mountain/Ave Maria"), Hamilton Luske (segment "The Pastoral Symphony"), Bill Roberts (segment "Rite of Spring"), Paul Satterfield (segment "Rite of Spring"), Ben Sharpsteen
Animation Studio: Walt Disney Pictures
Approx. Running Time: 120 minutes
My Rating: 3 stars (Out of 5)
From Back Cover:
Walt Disney's most celebrated, most acclaimed and most requested film is finally here... FANTASIA! This extraordinary blend of magnificent music and classic Disney animation is an exhilarating sight and sound experience that has emerged as a milestone in the history of motion pictures. Featuring a host of unforgettable images, including Mickey Mouse as The Sorcerer's Apprentice, FANTASIA has captivated generations of moviegoers all over the world. The breathtaking beauty, electrifying power and very special magic of this timeless masterpiecve are now yours to enjoy in this meticulously restored version of the original, full-length film. See the music, hear the pictures and share Walt Disney's triumph ...FANTASIA!
This is, of course, classic Disney and I loved this movie as a child. It's not such my cup of tea anymore (I prefer the new-school animation) but it's still good.
One word of warning, though, this tape was purchased back when I was a kid, so it might not play that well anymore.
Rated G (MPAA)
1940's (Year Of Release)