Peter Pan (1953 movie)

Peter Pan
File:Peter Pan Logo Black.svg
Directed byClyde Geronimi
Wilfred Jackson
Hamilton Luske
Produced byWalt Disney
Screenplay byMilt Banta
William Cottrell
Winston Hibler
Bill Peet
Erdman Penner
Joe Rinaldi
Ted Sears
Ralph Wright
Story byJ. M. Barrie (Play)
StarringBobby Driscoll
Kathryn Beaumont
Hans Conried
Paul Collins
Tommy Luske
Narrated byTom Conway
Music byOliver Wallace
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release date
  • February 5, 1953 (1953-02-05)
Running time
76 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$4 million[1]
Box office$87,404,651[1]

Peter Pan is a 1953 American animated movie. It was produced by Walt Disney. It is the 14th movie in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series. It is based on the play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by J. M. Barrie. It was first released on February 5, 1953 by RKO Pictures. Peter Pan is the last Disney animated movie released through RKO. Walt Disney then made his own distribution company, Buena Vista Distribution.

It was released in 1990 as part of the Walt Disney Classic Collection. It was released on March 3, 1998 as part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection. It was released on March 6, 2007 as a Platinum Edition. It was released on February 5, 2013 to celebrate its 60th anniversary.

The movie was entered into the 1953 Cannes Film Festival.[2] A sequel called Return to Never Land was released in 2002. A series of direct-to-DVD movies about Tinker Bell began in 2008.

Cast and characters

Release Dates

Country Premiere
23x15px United States February 5, 1953
23x15px Brazil April 10, 1953
23x15px Argentina July 7, 1953
23x15px United Kingdom July 27, 1953
Irelandborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge Ireland Ireland July 31, 1953
23x15px Australia October 16, 1953
Mexicoborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge Mexico Mexico December 11, 1953
23x15px Italy December 16, 1953
23x15px Australia December 18, 1953
23x15px Finland December 18, 1953
23x15px Sweden December 21, 1953
Template:FRG December 22, 1953
23x15px France December 23, 1953
23x15px Denmark December 26, 1953
23x15px Norway December 26, 1953
23x15px Portugal April 8, 1954
23x15px Netherlands August 13, 1954
23x15px Hong Kong September 16, 1954
23x15px Austria December 3, 1954
23x15px Poland December 6, 1954
23x15px Japan March 9, 1955
23x15px Israel April 9, 1955
23x15px Turkey December 1955
23x15px South Korea June 13, 1957
23x15px Kuwait December 24, 1993


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Peter Pan". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2012-01-05.
  2. "Festival de Cannes: Peter Pan". Retrieved 2009-01-23.

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