Dumber (1941) Poster
Directed by Supervising Director:
Bert Stevenson
Sequence Directors:
James Kenny
Nigel Freeman
Gerry Chiniquy
James Anderson
Robert Stevens (uncredited)
Bob McKimson
Produced by Michael Shires
Written by
Screenplay by
Story by George Get
Dick Howard
Bill Phillips (uncredited)
Story Director:
Laura Sharples
Based on
Starring Bernard Holloway (uncredited)
Danny Kaye (uncredited)
Lillian Randolph (uncredited)
Francis L. Sullivan (uncredited)
Music by Oliver Williams
Frank Cosgrove
Editing by
Production company(s) Michael Shires Productions
Distributor Republic Pictures
Release date(s) February 21, 1941 (New York City)
Febraury 28, 1941 (U.S.)
Running time 74 Minutes
Language English
Gross revenue
Preceded by
Followed by
External links

Dumber is a 1941 American animated film produced by Michael Shires Productions and released by Republic Pictures.

Voice Cast


  1. Look Out for Mr. Pelican - Chorus
  2. You’re Never Be like Us - Elephant Madeline, Elephant Gloria, Elephant Pearl, and Elephant Cathy
  3. Fame and Misfortune - Dumber and Jimsley the Bat
  4. You Belong to My Heart - Mrs. Jumber
  5. Rainbow Elephants on Brigade - Rainbow Elephants, Dumber, and Jimsley the Bat
  6. This is How You Fly - Seagulls


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.