The Early Bird And The WormThe Early Bird And The Worm (1936) - Happy Harmonies Theatrical Cartoon Series
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- Happy Harmonies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
- Traditional Animation
- Harman-Ising Productions
- Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
- Cartoon Characters: Bird, Worm, Two Crows, Rattlesnake.
- Directed By Rudolf Ising.
- Produced By Hugh Harman, Rudolf Ising.
- Music: Scott Bradley.
- Originally Released on February 08, 1936.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
A sprightly young bird gets up early, the better to get the jump on his neighborhood worm, but he finds his quarry elusive. The worm, for his part, sets off with a flute and jazzes along happily, out-finessing the bird repeatedly. Then a pair of shiftless crows... (more)
Cartoon Production Information:
The two lazy crows are caricatures of then-famous blackface comedy team Moran and Mack. Much of their dialogue is directly lifted from their hit 1920s comedy recording "Two Black Crows."
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