Slap Happy LionSlap Happy Lion (1947) - Tom and Jerry Theatrical Cartoon Series
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- Tom and Jerry Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
- Traditional Animation
- Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
- Cartoon Characters: Lion, Mouse.
- Voice Actors: Frank Graham, Sara Berner.
- Directed By Tex Avery.
- Produced By Fred Quimby.
- Animated By Ray Abrams, Robert Bentley, Walter Clinton.
- Written By Heck Allen.
- Music: Scott Bradley.
- Originally Released on September 20, 1947.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 7:25 minutes.
The tragic downfall of a lion- from a mighty king of the beasts who terrorized a jungle to a jibbering, pill-popping wreck- is narrated by the mouse whose torments drove him crazy.
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