Alice in Wonderland (1933)

USA, 1933
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English


* = uncredited

Directed by: Norman McLeod
Copyright MCMXXXIII [1933] by Paramount Productions, Inc.
Paramount presents
Producer: Louis D. Lighton *
Screen Play by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz and William Cameron Menzies
Books: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll [name appears as possessory above title]
Photographed by: Henry Sharp and Bert Glennon
Editor: Edward Hoagland *
Music by: Dimitri Tiomkin
Musical Supervisor: Nathaniel Finston
Sound: Eugene Merritt *
Western Electric Noiseless Recording
Masks and Costumes by: Wally Westmore and Newt Jones
Technical Effects by: Gordon Jennings and Farciot Eduoart
Animators: Hugh Harman *, Rudolf Ising *
Settings by: Robert Odell
Art Director: William Cameron Menzies *
Pageantry: LeRoy Prinz *

Charlotte Henry as Alice
Leon Errol (Uncle Gilbert)
Louise Fazenda (white queen)
Ford Sterling (white king)
Skeets Gallagher (rabbit)
Raymond Hatton (mouse)
Polly Moran (dodo bird)
Ned Sparks (caterpillar)
Sterling Holloway (frog)
Roscoe Ates (fish)
Alison Skipworth (duchess)
Lillian Harmer (cook)
Richard Arlen (Cheshire cat)
Edward Everett Horton (mad hatter)
Jackie Searl (dormouse)
Charlie Ruggles (March hare)
Baby Le Roy (joker)
May Robson (queen of hearts)
Alec B. Francis (king of hearts)
William Austin (gryphon)
Cary Grant (mock turtle)
Edna May Oliver (red queen)
Jack Oakie (Tweedledum)
Roscoe Karns (Tweedledee)
Mae Marsh (sheep)
W.C. Fields (Humpty-Dumpty)
Gary Cooper (white knight)

Alternative Titles

Alice i underlandet – Swedish title
Alice nel paese delle meraviglie – Italian title
Alicia en el país de las maravillas – Spanish title
Alicja w krainie czarów – Polish title


Classic Images no.275 (May 1998) pp.41-42 – review (by Robert Klepper)
Films in Review no.6 (June/July 1979) pp.337-353 – illustrated biography, filmography (Richard Arlen by DeWitt Bodeen)
Kine Weekly no.1392 (21 December 1933) – review
Monthly Film Bulletin vol.1 no.10 (November 1934) p.89 – credits, synopsis, review
Photoplay vol.45 no.3 p.56 – review
Picturegoer vol.3 no.137 (6 January 1934) p.13 – note
Picturegoer vol.3 no.139 (20 January 1934) p.13 – note
Picturegoer vol.4 no.187 (22 December 1934) p.27 – review

The Complete Films of Cary Grant pp.68-69 – illustrated credits, synopsis
The Encyclopedia of Novels Into Films second edition by John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh pp.9-12 – illustrated credits, review (by J.C.T. [John C. Tibbetts])
by Walt Lee p.9 – credits
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Film Sequels, Series, and Remakes: An Illustrated Filmography, with Plot Synopses and Critical Commentary by Kim R. Holston and Tom Winchester pp.21-22 – credits, synopsis, review
Sound Films, 1927-1939: A United States Filmography Volume 1 by Alan G. Fetrow pp.11-12 – credits, review
Thrills Untapped: Neglected Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Films 1928-1936 pp.8-10 – credits, synopsis, review