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The First Bad Man

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  • Theatrical Short
  • Traditional Animation
  • MGM
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Dinosaur Dan, Cave Cowboys, Cavewomen, Dinosaur Cattle, Dinosaurs.
  • Voice Actors: Tex Ritter.
  • Directed By Tex Avery.
  • Produced By Fred Quimby.
  • Animated By Walter Clinton, Ray Patterson, Michael Lah, Grant Simmons.
  • Music: Scott Bradley.
  • Originally Released on September 30, 1955.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:12 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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One million years ago, back when Texas was young- real young!- cave cowboys rode through the land and lived a relatively peaceful everyday existence... doing...  (more)

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Even in his second-echelon films, Avery can't help but astound in his genius. What he does with long-necked dinosaurs in the present cartoon has infinitely greater laughs than any other "prehistoric"...  (read more)
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The cartoon begins with a high angle view of modern Dallas, Texas. The streets are busy, and the buildings reach high into the air. In the middle of these giant buildings is a small, stone jail. A narrator begins to tell us the story behind it. In one million...  (read more)
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