The Phantom Tollbooth, based upon the children's adventure novel by Norton Juster, tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo. Unexpectedly receiving a magic tollbooth and, having nothing better to do, Milo drives through it and enters a kingdom in turmoil following the loss of it's princesses, Rhyme and Reason.

  1. Chuck Jones

    Director, Screenplay

  2. David Monahan


  3. Abe Levitow


  4. Sam Rosen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Butch Patrick

    Butch Patrick


  2. Mel Blanc

    Mel Blanc

    Officer Short Shrift / Dodecahedron / Demon of Insincerity (voice)

  3. Daws Butler

    Daws Butler

    Whether Man / Senses Taker / Terrible Trivium / Gelatinous Giant (voice)

  4. Candy Candido

    Candy Candido

    Awful DYNN (voice)

  5. Hans Conried

    Hans Conried

    King Azaz / The MathemaGician (voice)

Full Cast & Crew

The Phantom Tollbooth
The Phantom Tollbooth



Status Released

Release Information

  • November 7, 1970


    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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