John Henry and the Inky-Poo 1946

John Henry and the Inky-Poo

HD 6 7 minutes
In this Puppetoon animated short film (an Academy Award Best Short Subject, Cartoons nominee), legendary American folklore figure John Henry (voice of Rex Ingram) goes to work for the C&O Railroad, which shortly thereafter buys an automatic steel-driving engine, The Inky-Poo. John Henry matches his strength against the engine, saying that any man can beat a machine because a man has a mind. Can he prevail? In 2015 this film, deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant", was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry. Preserved by the Academy Film Archive in partnership with UCLA Film & Television Archive in 2009.
Genre: Animation, Drama
Released: 1946-09-06
Stars: Rex Ingram

Movie Similars

HD

Ghost in the Shell

1995 Movie
HD

Bosom Friends

1934 Movie
HD

Hunky and Spunky

1938 Movie
HD

The Misfits

1961 Movie
HD

Appleseed

2004 Movie
HD

The Accepted Defeat

1972 Movie
HD

Black Hula

1988 Movie
HD

Sabar Uparey

1955 Movie
HD

The Cardinal

1963 Movie
HD

Coloratura

1932 Movie
HD

Apur Sansar

1959 Movie
HD

Aparajito

1956 Movie
HD

Four Boys in a Volvo

1996 Movie

Movie Recommendations

HD

Victory

1919 Movie
HD

Box

2021 Movie
HD

Nice People

2023 Movie
HD

München 1945

1945 Movie
HD

The Secret Six

1931 Movie
HD

Black Tape

2015 Movie
HD

Tacoma

2012 Movie
HD

The Crazy Hostel

1957 Movie
HD

Agatha

1979 Movie
HD

Homo Botanicus

2018 Movie
HD

Hold on Tight

2011 Movie
HD

The Traveler

2022 Movie