Peter and the Wolf (1995)
Director: George Daugherty
|The timeless tale of Peter and The Wolf is brought to life in an extraordinary new film, which received the 1996 Emmy Award for Outstanding Primetime Children's Program. Starring Kirstie Alley, Lloyd Bridges, Ross Malinger and a whole new cast of unforgettable animated characters from the legendary Chuck Jones, creator of Wile E. Coyote & Road Runner. Prokofiev's spectacular musical score comes alive as Peter awakens to the first day of Spring. The beautiful morning turns into an amazing adventure as Peter and his friends - a bird, a cat and a deliriously dizzy duck - outwit a mighty wolf. In a touching live-action story intertwining the animation, another boy named Peter discovers the magic of imagination and the spirit of adventure.|
Editor's NoteThis combination of animation and live-action utilizes the Sergei Prokofiev composition as the musical backdrop for the classic fable of young boy who outwits a cunning wolf, this time featuring animation from the legendary Chuck Jones. Kirstie Alley, Lloyd Bridges, and Ross Malinger provide the vocal talent for this acclaimed production, which won an Emmy in 1996 for Outstanding Prime Time Children's Program.
Cast & Crew
|George Daughtery - Director|
|Christine Losecaat - Producer|
|David Ka Lik Wong - Producer|
Plot SummaryThis unique version of the classic Sergei Prokofiev musical story combines live action with animation created by the incomparable Chuck Jones. | Peter is a little boy who gets into trouble when he disobeys his grandfather's warning about going into the woods by himself. Although he finds some new animal friends -- such as a cute duck -- he also runs into a dangerous wolf. Will he be able to get home safely?