holiday animation Here comes Peter Cottontail © Rankin-Bass
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Here comes Peter Cottontail

Peter Cottontail sleeps through Easter, losing the egg-delivering contest, so that evil January Q. Irontail becomes the chief Easter Bunny. As Irontail sets out to ruin Easter, Peter borrows a time machine to travel to various holidays and deliver eggs.

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I love animation from Rankin/Bass, along side with Walt Disney Studios, Hanna/Barbera and Max Fleischer Studios. This is also one of my favorites (out of the three) Easter specials along...
Created by: Rankin-Bass
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA
Featuring the voices of:
Danny Kaye ... Seymour S. Sassafras/Antoine/Col. Wellington B. Bunny
Vincent Prince ... January Q. Irontail
Casey Kasem ... Peter Cottontail
Iris Rainer ... Donna
Joan Gardner ... Bonnie
Paul Frees ... voice
Greg Thomas ... voice
Jeff Thomas ... voice
Directed by: Arthur Rankin Jr., Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin
Produced by: Arthur Rankin Jr. and Jules Bass
Writing Credits: Romeo Muller
Based on: Song by Gene Autry

holiday animation Here comes Peter Cottontail © Rankin-BassRe Montresor, Irontail's bat:

Montresor was the name of the main character in Edgar Allen Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado." He sets out to take revenge on an old friend he believes has wronged him, lures him to the family crypt, and walls him up in it.

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Kids Domain Crafts -- A Peter Cottontail board game to print out.
The Baldwin Project:: Peter Cottontail stories. -- The Peter Cottontail in Thornton Burgess's tales is not the same Peter Cottontail who delivers Easter eggs: all the same, have fun reading these old classic stories online!
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