The Vanishing Duck (1958)

35mm film, CinemaScope, Technicolor, 2.35:1
Perspecta Stereo, no dialogue

An American animated fantasy film directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.

Plot Summary

George gives Joan a baby duck for her birthday and it becomes the latest target for Tom. But Jerry covers himself and the duckling in vanishing cream and they both use their new-found to torment Tom.


Directed by: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera
© MCMLVII [1957] in U.S.A. by Loew's Incorporated
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon
Produced by: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera
Animation: Lewis Marshall, Kenneth Muse, Carlo Vinci, James Escalante
Layout: Dick Bickenbach
Backgrounds: Robert Gentle
Color by: Technicolor
Music: Scott Bradley
Sound System: Western Electric Sound System; Perspecta Sound
Made in Hollywood, U.S.A.



  • The Palgrave Encyclopedia of American Horror Film Shorts 1915-1976 by Gary D. Rhodes and David J. Hogan p.604