Directors: Richard Fleischer
Cast: Albert Blossom: Richard Attenborough; Dr. John Dolittle: Rex Harrison; Pushme-pullyu: Frank Welker; William Shakespeare X: Geoffrey Holder; Emma Fairfax: Samantha Eggar; Lady Petherington: Norma Varden; Polynesia: Ginny Tyler; Gen. Bellowes: Peter Bull; Sarah Dolittle: Portia Nelson; The vicar: Gilchrist Stuart; Matthew Mugg: Anthony Newley; Mrs. Blossom: Muriel Landers; Tommy Stubbins: William Dix; Chee-Chee: Cheeta; Circus clown: Gene Columbus
Taglines: Ride across the sea inside the GIANT PINK SEA SNAIL!
Join the FABULOUS CIRCUS with the ONLY PUSHMI-PULLYU in captivity
Learn to talk in 500 animal languages from a parrot who speaks 1000!
Fly across the world aboard the LUNAR MOTH!
Escape a Shipwreck and Travel on a Floating Island with CANNIBALS who Perform Shakespeare!
the most joyous entertainment for the whole family!
You’ve never seen anything like it in your life!
Non, jamais vous n’avez vu ca!
Doctor Dolittle the most joyous entertainment for the whole family!
Storyline: Doctor Dolittle is a world-renowned veterinarian who speaks a wide array of animal languages. He sets off from his home in Puddleby-on-the-Marsh, England, in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail. In so doing, he and his friends meet such exotic creatures as the Pushme-Pullyu and the Giant Moon Moth. This musical is the source of the hit song, “If I Could Talk To The Animals.”