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{{Villain Infobox
 
{{Villain Infobox
|image = Sour Kangaroo.jpg
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|image=<gallery>
|size = 250
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Kangarroose.jpg|1954 book
|fullname = Jane Kangaroo
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Jane_Kangaroo.jpg|1970 cartoon
|alias = The Kangaroo, Sour Kangaroo
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Sour Kangaroo.jpg|2008 film
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</gallery>|
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|fullname = Jane
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|alias = The Kangaroo<br>
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Jane Kangaroo<br>
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Sour Kangaroo<br>
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Sour
 
|origin = ''Horton Hears A Who!''
 
|origin = ''Horton Hears A Who!''
|occupation = Busybody, enforcer of the jungle's laws
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|occupation = Busybody<br>
|skills = Scheming
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Enforcer of the jungle's laws
|hobby = Not believing Horton about Whos
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|skills = Scheming<br>
|goals = To rule the jungle of Nool.
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High intelligence<br>
|type of villain = Animal Villain, Control Freak, Bully}}
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Manipulation
{{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.|Kangaroo threatening Horton to be quiet about his belief about the speck.}}'''Sour Kangaroo''', also known as '''Jane Kangaroo''', is the (former) main antagonist of the 1954 children's book ''Horton Hears A Who!'', by Dr Seuss, the 1970 animated television special ''Horton Hears A Who!'', the 1992 animated film ''I Can Hear You'', the 2000 Broadway musical ''Seussical'', and the 2008 animated 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''.
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|hobby = Disbelieving Horton about the Whos <small>(formerly)</small>.
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|goals = Steal the speck from Horton and destroy it <small>(failed)</small>.
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|crimes = Attempted genocide<br>
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Attempted theft<br>
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Treason<br>
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False Imprisonment
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|type of villain = Misandristic Control Freak
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|size = 200
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}}
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{{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. (Horton: Really? Cause I betta I really try to find somebody who believes what I’m saying.) You were nothing as I thought. 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.}}
   
A busybody and creator of the jungle's laws, she does not believe [[w:c:hero:Horton the Elephant|Horton]] 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 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''.
   
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's done to him.
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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 ''Annie'') in the 2008 film, and {{W|Stephanie D'Abruzzo}} in ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''.
   
She is voiced by June Foray in the 1970 television special, Carol Burnett in the 2008 film, who also played [[Miss Hannigan]], and Stephanie D'Abruzzo in ''The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss''. Sharon Wilkins portrayed Sour Kangaroo on Broadway. She's also the main antagonist in the stage musical named ''Seussical'' with all of the Dr. Seuss characters featured.
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==Appearance==
[[Category:Animal Villains]]
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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 and intimidate him into saying that the Whos do not exist.
[[Category:Anthropomorphic Characters]]
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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''.
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==Gallery==
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<gallery widths="300" bordercolor="#323574" captiontextcolor="#7a3ca7" position="center">
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Sour Kangaroo.jpg
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Horton-who-disneyscreencaps.com-1011.jpg|Sour Kangaroo threatening Horton to be quiet about his belief in the speck–especially around the children.
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Sour Kangaroo making a deal.png|Sour Kangaroo making a deal with Vladikoff.
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Sour Kangaroo grinning slyly.png|Sour Kangaroo's evil grin to Horton.
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3D452BCD-268D-47EE-A419-D946D55D99BB.jpeg|Sour Kangaroo’s Villainous Breakdown.
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</gallery>
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==Trivia==
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*She is the second main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who is a parent, after [[Madame Gasket]].
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*She is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who does not die in the movie at all.
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*In addition, she is also the first main antagonist of a Blue Sky Studios film who redeems herself.
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Latest revision as of 08:55, August 20, 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. (Horton: Really? Cause I betta I really try to find somebody who believes what I’m saying.) You were nothing as I thought. 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 Annie) in the 2008 film, and Stephanie D'Abruzzo in The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.

AppearanceEdit

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 and intimidate him into saying that the Whos do not exist.

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.

GalleryEdit

TriviaEdit

  • 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.

NavigationEdit

           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 | The Wickersham Brothers | Rudy | Scratte | 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 | M9 Assassins

See Also
Ice Age Villains

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Stories
Horton Hears a Who: Sour Kangaroo | Vlad Vladikoff | The Wickersham Brothers
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 Family (The Once-ler's Mother | Brett and Chet | Aunt Grizelda | Uncle Ubb)

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