The Bear That Wasn't (1967) Theatrical Cartoon


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The Bear That Wasn't (1967) Theatrical Cartoon The Bear That Wasn't

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • MGM
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Bear, Foreman, Bosses.
  • Voice Actors: Paul Frees.
  • Directed By Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble.
  • Produced By Chuck Jones, Frank Tashlin, Les Goldman.
  • Animated By Tom Ray, Philip Roman, Dick Thompson, Don Towsley, Ben Washam.
  • Music: Dean Elliott.
  • Originally Released on December 31, 1967.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 10:21 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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A bear settles down for his long winter nap, and while he sleeps, the progress of man continues. He wakes up to find himself in the middle of an industrial...  (more)

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The last MGM cartoon short for the theaters. The MGM animation studio closed the day after this cartoon released.

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I remember seeing this at a drive-in theater (remember those) when I was 10 or 11. It was the cartoon before the movie. That was over 40 years ago and this is the first time I have seen it since. Glad I finally found it. Now if I could only find the...  (read more)

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I believe this was the last cartoon Chuck Jones made for MGM, and it's a fitting end to his tenure there. A great modern parable that has aged very well. Catch it if you can (it occasionally shows up on...  (read more)

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