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Melody Time
Directed by Jack Kinney
Clyde Geronimi
Hamilton Luske
Wilfred Jackson
Produced by Walt Disney
Written by Winston Hibler
Harry Reeves
Ken Anderson
Erdman Penner
Homer Brightman
Ted Sears
Joe Rinaldi
Bill Cottrell
Jesse Marsh
Art Scott
Bob Moore
John Walbridge
Starring Roy Rogers
Dennis Day
The Andrews Sisters
Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians
Freddy Martin
Ethel Smith
Frances Langford
Buddy Clark
Bob Nolan
Sons of the Pioneers
The Dinning Sisters
Bobby Driscoll
Luana Patten
Music by Eliot Daniel
Paul J. Smith
Ken Darby
Editing by Donald Halliday
Thomas Scott
Studio Walt Disney Productions
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Release date(s) May 27, 1948 (1948-05-27)
Running time 75 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $1.5 million
Money made $2,560,000 (worldwide rentals)

Melody Time is the 10th animated movie in the Disney animated features canon, produced by Walt Disney Productions and first released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures on May 27, 1948 . Melody Time was first released on home video on June 2, 1998, under the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection title. Its next, and so far last, release was on June 6, 2000 on DVD under the Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection title.


  • Roy Rogers - Himself; Narrator; Singer (Pecos Bill)
  • Trigger, the Smartest Horse in the Movies - Himself
  • Dennis Day - Narrator; Singer; Characters (Johnny Appleseed)
  • The Andrews Sisters - Singers (Little Toot)
  • Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians - Singers (Trees)
  • Freddy Martin - Music composer (Bumble Boogie)
  • Ethel Smith - Organist (Blame It On the Samba)
  • Frances Langford - Singer (Once Upon a Wintertime)
  • Buddy Clark - Singer; Narrator
  • Bob Nolan - Himself; Singer; Narrator (Pecos Bill)
  • Sons of the Pioneers - Themselves; Singers; Narrators (Pecos Bill)
  • The Dinning Sisters - Singers (Blame It On the Samba)
  • Bobby Driscoll - Himself (Pecos Bill)
  • Luana Patten - Herself (Pecos Bill)

Worldwide release dates


  • June 23, 1950
  • November 23, 1956
  • July 26, 1963
  • December 17, 1969
  • June 13, 1975
  • May 15, 1981
  • June 19, 1987
  • June 25, 1993

Titles in other languages

See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Melody Time para niños

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