Cover: The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. Rating: 6
Jul 31, 2011

Details

Director:Roy Rowland
Writer:Dr. Seuss, Allan Scott
Producer:Stanley Kramer
Theatrical:1953
Rated:G
Studio:Columbia
Genre:Musical
Duration:89
Awards:Nominated for Oscar,
Languages:English
Subtitles:English, Spanish, French
Sound:Dolby
Aspect Ratio:1.37 : 1
Picture Format:Academy Ratio
Discs:1
Region:1
Release:Apr 2001

Summary

Bart has only one enemy in the world: his piano teacher Dr. Terwilliker. Dr. T has a mad plan to force 500 young boys to practice at his magnificent piano 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bart is the only hope to save these boys from being enslaved. Fantastic sets, screenplay, and even song lyrics were provided by Dr. Seuss. Features the only piano academy ever known to be equipped with cells and surrounded by an electric fence.

Credits

Peter Lind Hayes ... August Zabladowski
Mary Healy ... Heloise Collins
Hans Conried ... Dr. Terwilliker
Tommy Rettig ... Bartholomew Collins
Jack Heasley ... Uncle Whitney
John Heasley ... Uncle Whitney
Robert Heasley ... Uncle Judson
Noel Cravat ... Sgt. Lunk
George Chakiris ... Dancer
Friedrich Hollaender ... Composer
Heinz Roemheld ... Composer
Hans J. Salter ... Composer
Franz Planer ... Cinematographer