Castro to Screen Fleischer’s Gulliver April 21

You can’t keep those Lilliputians down.

Just released on DVD and Blu-ray, fans of the classic Max Fleischer animated film Gulliver’s Travels will have a chance to see it on the big screen on April 21 at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco.

The film, originally released in 1939, will be presented in its original three-strip Technicolor Print. The film will be shown with a trio of cartoon shorts from the same era: Betty Boop In Blunderland (1933), Superman’s Mechanical Monsters (1941), and Popeye Meets Ali Baba & His Forty Thieves (1937).

The film will have three showings on April 21, at 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets cost $5. The Castro Theatre is at 429 Castro St. in San Francisco. For more information, visit