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Director  Dwight Hemion
Duration  
Cast  Mia Farrow, Danny Kaye
Country  United States
7.2/10 IMDb

Genre  Musical, Family, Fantasy
Adapted from  Peter and Wendy
Language  English
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Writer  Andrew Birkin, Jack Burns, J. M. Barrie
Release date  December 12, 1976
Music director  Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse
Genres  Musical, Fantasy, Family film
Similar movies  Hook (1991)

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Peter Pan is a 1976 musical adaptation of J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up, produced for television as part of the "Hallmark Hall of Fame", starring Mia Farrow as Peter Pan and Danny Kaye as Captain Hook, and with Sir John Gielgud narrating. Julie Andrews sang one of the songs, "Once Upon a Bedtime", off-camera over the opening credits. It aired on NBC at 7:30pm on Sunday, December 12, 1976, capping off the program's 25th year on the air. The program did not use the score written for the highly successful Mary Martin version which had previously been televised many times on NBC. Instead, it featured 14 new and now forgotten songs, written for the production by Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse. The story was adapted by Andrew Birkin (who would subsequently become a leading Barrie scholar) and Jack Burns. Although it was an American production with two American stars, most of the cast was British.

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This version of Peter Pan won an Emmy for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Children's Programming for Jenn de Joux's and Elizabeth Savel's visual effects, and was nominated for Outstanding Children's Special, however it was not rebroadcast. But it was featured in 2011 at the Paley Center in New York City as part of the New York Musical Theatre Festival.

Cast

  • Mia Farrow ... Peter Pan
  • Danny Kaye ... Captain Hook and Mr. Darling
  • (alphabetically)

  • Lynsey Baxter ... Jane
  • Peppi Borza ... Pirate
  • Michael Crane ... Pirate
  • Michael Deeks ... Curly
  • Fred Evans ... Pirate
  • Jill Gascoine ... Grown up Wendy
  • John Gielgud ... Narrator
  • George Harris ... Pirate
  • Paula Kelly ... Tiger Lily
  • Max Latimer ... Pirate
  • Nicholas Lyndhurst ... Tootles
  • Virginia McKenna ... Mrs. Darling
  • Briony McRoberts ... Wendy Darling
  • Joe Melia ... Starkey
  • Peter O'Farrell ... Nana
  • Adam Richens ... Nibs
  • Ian Sharrock ... John Darling
  • Adam Stafford ... Michael Darling
  • Tony Sympson ... Smee
  • Jerome Watts ... Slightly
  • References

    Peter Pan (1976 musical) Wikipedia
    Peter Pan (1976 musical) IMDb


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