King Midas, Junior (1942)

7m, 622 ft
35mm film, Technicolor, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American animated fantasy film directed by John Hubley and Paul Sommer.

Plot Summary

During , Midas Junior is dismayed to find that her has inherited his father's Golden touch which causes him to turn everything that he touches to rubber. But then he learns that because of the war there's a great runner shortage and he finds a way to live with his new gift.


Directed by: John Hubley, Paul Sommer
Columbia Pictures Corporation, Screen Gems Inc
Produced by: Ben Schwalb, Frank Tashlin, Dave Fleischer
Written by: Voltus Jones
Story: Jack Cosgriff
Music by: Paul Worth



  • The Columbia Checklist: The Feature Films, Cartoons, Serials and Short Subjects of Columbia Pictures, 1922-1988 by Len D. Martin p.434
  • by Walt Lee p.243 – credits