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|fullname = Jane Kangaroo
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|fullname = Jane
 
|alias = The Kangaroo<br>
 
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Jane Kangaroo<br>
 
Sour Kangaroo<br>
 
Sour Kangaroo<br>
 
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High manipulation<br>
 
High manipulation<br>
 
Intelligence
 
Intelligence
|hobby = Disbelieving Horton about Whos <small>(formerly)</small>.
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|hobby = Disbelieving Horton about the Whos <small>(formerly)</small>.
|goals = To rule the jungle of Nool.
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|goals = Steal the speck from Horton and destroy it <small>(failed)</small>.
 
|crimes = Attempted genocide
 
|crimes = Attempted genocide
 
|type of villain = Misandristic Control Freak}}
 
|type of villain = Misandristic Control Freak}}
 
 
{{Quote|If you can't see, hear, or feel something, it doesn't exist. And believing in tiny imaginary people is just not something we do, or ''tolerate'' here in the Jungle of Nool. You will not breathe a word of this lie to anyone else--especially the children! I don't want you poisoning their minds with this nonsense. Our community has standards, Horton. If you wanna remain a part of it, I'd recommend you follow them. Have a nice day.|Sour Kangaroo to Horton.}}
 
{{Quote|If you can't see, hear, or feel something, it doesn't exist. And believing in tiny imaginary people is just not something we do, or ''tolerate'' here in the Jungle of Nool. You will not breathe a word of this lie to anyone else--especially the children! I don't want you poisoning their minds with this nonsense. Our community has standards, Horton. If you wanna remain a part of it, I'd recommend you follow them. Have a nice day.|Sour Kangaroo to Horton.}}
   
'''Jane Kangaroo''', better known as '''Sour Kangaroo''', is the main antagonist of the 1954 children's book ''Horton Hears A Who!'' by Dr. Seuss, the 1970 animated television special of the same name, the 1992 animated film ''I Can Hear You'', the 2000 Broadway musical ''Seussical'', and Blue Sky's 4th animated feature film ''Dr. Seuss's Horton Hears a Who!''. She also appears in the ''Horton Hears A Who!'' story in the 1996 live action/puppet TV series ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''.
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'''Jane Kangaroo''', or more commonly known as '''Sour Kangaroo''', is the main antagonist of the 1954 children's book ''Horton Hears A Who!'' by Dr. Seuss, the 1970 animated television special of the same name, the 1992 animated film ''I Can Hear You'', the 2000 Broadway musical ''Seussical'', and Blue Sky's 4th animated feature film ''Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!''. She also appears in the ''Horton Hears A Who!'' story in the 1996 live action/puppet TV series ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''.
   
She was voiced by the late June Foray in the 1970 television special, Carol Burnett (who also played [[Miss Hannigan]]) in the 2008 film, and Stephanie D'Abruzzo in ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''.
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She was voiced by the late {{W|June Foray}} in the 1970 television special, {{W|Carol Burnett}} (who also played [[Miss Hannigan]]) in the 2008 film, and {{W|Stephanie D'Abruzzo}} in ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''.
   
 
==Appearance==
 
==Appearance==
A busybody and creator of the jungle's laws, she does not believe Horton the Elephant about the Whos and Whoville on the dust speck. She hires a vulture named [[Vladikoff|Vlad]] to steal the clover bearing the speck for her. When he fails to do so, she orders her henchmen, a group of monkeys known as the Wickersham Brothers to take the speck from Horton.
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Jane is a busybody and creator of the jungle's laws, who does not believe Horton the Elephant about the Whos and Whoville on the dust speck (mainly due to being under the misapprehension that anything which cannot be seen, heard or felt is nonexistent). She hires a vulture named [[Vladikoff|Vlad]] to steal the clover bearing the speck for her. When he fails to do so, she orders her henchmen, a group of monkeys known as the Wickersham Brothers to take the speck from Horton.
   
After everybody was able to hear the Whos, her son, [[w:c:hero:Rudy Kangaroo|Rudy]] jumped out his mother's pouch and gave the speck back to Horton, much to Sour's dismay, but in the end Horton forgives her despite everything she has done to him. She then joins Horton and the others in singing ''I Just Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore''.
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After everybody was able to hear the Whos, her son named [[w:c:hero:Rudy Kangaroo|Rudy]] jumped out his mother's pouch and gave the speck back to Horton, much to Sour's dismay, but in the end Horton forgives her despite everything she has done to him. She then joins Horton and the others in singing ''I Just Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore''.
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
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Sour Kangaroo.jpg
 
Sour Kangaroo.jpg
 
Horton-who-disneyscreencaps.com-1011.jpg|Sour Kangaroo threatening Horton to be quiet about his belief in the speck–especially around the children.
 
Horton-who-disneyscreencaps.com-1011.jpg|Sour Kangaroo threatening Horton to be quiet about his belief in the speck–especially around the children.
Sour Kangaroo making a deal.png|Sour Kangaroo making a deal.
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Sour Kangaroo making a deal.png|Sour Kangaroo making a deal with Vladikoff.
Sour Kangaroo grinning slyly.png|Sour Kangaroo's grins evilly to Horton.
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Sour Kangaroo grinning slyly.png|Sour Kangaroo's evil grin to Horton.
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*She is the second main antagonist of the Blue Sky Studios film who is a parent, after [[Madame Gasket]].
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*She is the second main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who is a parent, after [[Madame Gasket]].
 
*She is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who does not die in the movie at all.
 
*She is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who does not die in the movie at all.
 
*In addition, she is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who redeems herself.
 
*In addition, she is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who redeems herself.
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==Navigation==
 
==Navigation==
 
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[[Category:Redeemed]]
 
[[Category:Redeemed]]
[[Category:Anthropomorphic Characters]]
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[[Category:Anthropomorphic]]
 
[[Category:Xenophobes]]
 
[[Category:Xenophobes]]
 
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[[Category:Liars]]
 
[[Category:Theatrical Villains]]
 
[[Category:Theatrical Villains]]
[[Category:Master Manipulator]]
 
 
[[Category:Disciplinarians]]
 
[[Category:Disciplinarians]]
 
[[Category:Anti-Villain]]
 
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[[Category:Spouses]]
 
[[Category:Honorable]]
 
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[[Category:Murderer]]
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[[Category:Karma Houdini]]
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[[Category:Remorseful]]

Revision as of 23:39, February 12, 2020

If you can't see, hear, or feel something, it doesn't exist. And believing in tiny imaginary people is just not something we do, or tolerate here in the Jungle of Nool. You will not breathe a word of this lie to anyone else--especially the children! I don't want you poisoning their minds with this nonsense. Our community has standards, Horton. If you wanna remain a part of it, I'd recommend you follow them. Have a nice day.
~ Sour Kangaroo to Horton.

Jane Kangaroo, or more commonly known as Sour Kangaroo, is the main antagonist of the 1954 children's book Horton Hears A Who! by Dr. Seuss, the 1970 animated television special of the same name, the 1992 animated film I Can Hear You, the 2000 Broadway musical Seussical, and Blue Sky's 4th animated feature film Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!. She also appears in the Horton Hears A Who! story in the 1996 live action/puppet TV series The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.

She was voiced by the late June Foray in the 1970 television special, Carol Burnett (who also played Miss Hannigan) in the 2008 film, and Stephanie D'Abruzzo in The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.

Appearance

Jane is a busybody and creator of the jungle's laws, who does not believe Horton the Elephant about the Whos and Whoville on the dust speck (mainly due to being under the misapprehension that anything which cannot be seen, heard or felt is nonexistent). She hires a vulture named Vlad to steal the clover bearing the speck for her. When he fails to do so, she orders her henchmen, a group of monkeys known as the Wickersham Brothers to take the speck from Horton.

After everybody was able to hear the Whos, her son named Rudy jumped out his mother's pouch and gave the speck back to Horton, much to Sour's dismay, but in the end Horton forgives her despite everything she has done to him. She then joins Horton and the others in singing I Just Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore.

Gallery

Trivia

  • She is the second main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who is a parent, after Madame Gasket.
  • She is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who does not die in the movie at all.
  • In addition, she is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who redeems herself.

Navigation

           BlueSkyTitle Villains

Animated Features
Soto | Soto's Pack (Zeke, Lenny & Oscar) | Carl & Frank | Dab | Madame Gasket | Phineas T. Ratchet | Cretaceous & Maelstrom | Lone Gunslinger | Sour Kangaroo | Vlad Vladikoff | Rudy | Nigel | Marcel | Armando and Tipa | Marmosets (Mauro) | Captain Gutt | Gutt's Pirate Crew (Squint, Flynn, Gupta, Raz, Dobson & Silas) | Rats | Sirens | Mandrake | Dagda | Bufo | Big Boss | Gabi | Loggers | Charlie | Gavin | Gertie | Roger | El Primero | Killian | Katsu Kimura | EvilBots

           Dr. Seuss Villains

Stories
Horton Hears a Who: Sour Kangaroo | Vlad Vladikoff
The Cat in the Hat: Larry Quinn
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Grinch (2000 & 2018)) | Mayor Augustus Maywho
Green Eggs and Ham: Hervnick Z. Snerz | Goat
The Lorax: Aloysius O'Hare | The Once-Ler | Morty and McGurk | The Once-ler's Mother | Brett and Chet | Aunt Grizelda

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