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The Reluctant Dragon (1941)

G 06/20/1941 (US) FantasyAnimationFamilyComedy 1h 14m

The big feature show with a thousand surprises!


Humorist Robert Benchley attempts to find Walt Disney to ask him to adapt a short story about a gentle dragon who would rather recite poetry than be ferocious. Along the way, he is given a tour of Walt Disney Studios, and learns about the animation process.

  1. Hamilton Luske


  2. Alfred L. Werker


  3. Ted Sears


  4. Larry Clemmons


  5. William Cottrell


  6. Harry Clork


  7. Al Perkins


  8. Kenneth Grahame


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  1. Robert Benchley

    Robert Benchley

    Robert Benchley

  2. Frances Gifford

    Frances Gifford


  3. Buddy Pepper


  4. Nana Bryant

    Nana Bryant

    Mrs. Benchley

  5. Claud Allister

    Claud Allister

    Sir Giles (segment "The Reluctant Dragon") (voice)

  6. Barnett Parker

    Barnett Parker

    Dragon (segment "The Reluctant Dragon") (voice)

  7. Billy Lee

    Boy (segment "The Reluctant Dragon") (voice)

  8. Florence Gill

    Clara Cluck (voice) / Florence Gill

  9. Clarence Nash

    Clarence Nash

    Donald Duck (voice) / Clarence Nash

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The Reluctant Dragon
The Reluctant Dragon

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $600.00

Revenue -


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