A Visit from Mother
Studio: Hanna-Barbera Release Date : November 15, 1961 Series: Top Cat
  1. General Info
Cumulative rating:
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Synopsis

Top Cat and the gang try to help Benny make a good impression on his visiting mother -- who he's convinced he's the mayor of New York.

Characters

Top Cat
(Voice: Arnold Stang)
Benny the Ball
(Voice: Maurice Gosfield)
Choo-Choo
(Voice: Marvin Kaplan)
Brain
(Voice: Leo De Lyon)
Fancy-Fancy
(Voice: John Stepehenson)
Spook
(Voice: Leo De Lyon)
Officer Charlie Dibble
(Voice: Allen Jenkins)

Credits

Director

William "Bill" Hanna
Joseph "Joe" Barbera

Producer

William "Bill" Hanna
Joseph "Joe" Barbera

Animation Director

Charles A. Nichols

Story Director

Paul Sommer

Titles

Lawrence Goble

Associate Producer

Alan Dinehart

Musical Direction

Hoyt S. Curtin


Inside Jokes

  • When the gang go to borrow Officer Dibble's police car, graffiti can be seen on the wall referencing Hanna-Barbera character El Kabong, who is the alter ego of Quick Draw McGraw.

Television

Top Cat (Season 1, Episode 8)

DVD

United States

Top Cat - The Complete Series
Top Cat: The Complete Series

Technical Specifications

Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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Credits

Director

William "Bill" Hanna
Joseph "Joe" Barbera

Producer

William "Bill" Hanna
Joseph "Joe" Barbera

Animation Director

Charles A. Nichols

Story Director

Paul Sommer

Titles

Lawrence Goble

Associate Producer

Alan Dinehart

Musical Direction

Hoyt S. Curtin

Screenshots

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History

2/11/2014

  • New title added by eutychus
  • Credits added by eutychus
  • Tech specs added by eutychus
  • Television info added by eutychus
  • Home video info added by eutychus

6/15/2017

  • Home video info added by eutychus

11/11/2018

  • Credits added by TibbyH
  • Print format added by TibbyH
  • Negative format added by TibbyH
  • Cinematographic format added by TibbyH

12/30/2018

  • Inside jokes added by TibbyH

1/22/2019

  • Screenshots added by TibbyH

1/22/2019

  • Synopsis added by ToonStar95

2/23/2020

    Sources

    William "Bill" Hanna: Director
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Joseph "Joe" Barbera: Director
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    William "Bill" Hanna: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Joseph "Joe" Barbera: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Hoyt S. Curtin: Musical Direction
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Paul Sommer: Story Director
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Alan Dinehart: Associate Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Charles A. Nichols: Animation Director
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Lawrence Goble: Titles
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)