Cancelled Movies. Wiki

NOTE: This is not to be confused with the 1984 film of the name or the 2017 film.


The Gremlins was a planned Disney film, based on a 1943 Roald Dahl book.[1]


Mythical Gremlins are blamed for causing mechanical problems for pilots in the British Air Force during World War II.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Warner Brothers released the Bugs Bunny short Falling Hare the same year using the same premise.


  • Two screenplays were written, and a promotional book was released before the project was put aside.
  • One of the characters, Gremlin Gus, appears as a guide to Mickey Mouse in the game Epic Mickey released for the Nintendo Wii in 2010
  • GUS

    Gus as he appears in Epic Mickey cutscenes.

    In Epic Mickey, Gus is found in the Cartoon Wasteland[2], a "home for all things forgotten".