Beep Prepared (1961) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series


Previous Cartoon | Next Cartoon

Beep Prepared Cartoon Picture
Beep Prepared

Beep Prepared

Beep Prepared (1961) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series Beep Prepared

BCDB Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6/5 Stars from 9 users.
Vote Now!
Post your Comments or Review
This page has been viewed 86 times this month, and 1632 times total.

  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc., Vitaphone Releases
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Road Runner, Wile E. Coyote.
  • Directed By Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble.
  • Produced By David H. DePatie.
  • Animated By Bob Bransford, Tom Ray, Ken Harris, Richard Thompson, Harry Love.
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1962.
  • Music: Milt Franklyn.
  • Editor: Treg Brown.
  • Originally Released on November 11, 1961.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:00 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:


Wile E. Coyote tries 11 more traps to catch the Road Runner. The coyote gets a severe flat foot from a truck rolling over it. After a mishap with an arrow, Wile E....  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:


The only Road Runner cartoon to be nominated for an Academy Award.

Tidbittius Velocitus vs. Hungrii Flea-Bagius.


Watch Cartoon Video:


You can watch this cartoon today on your computer. Just click below to start viewing "Beep Prepared" online now.

Submit Additional Information:


Do you have anything to add to this page? Have we made any mistakes... or do you ahve any additional information about Beep Prepared? If so, we would love to hear from you. Please send us a quick note with your additions or corrections to this page, and we will make the corrections as soon as possible!

Report Errors / Submit Additional Information

Cartoon Comments:


Below are comments about this cartoon submitted by people who have seen this show. Take a look and see what others have said about Beep Prepared. We want to know what you think, too!! Feel free to share your own opinion- we do want to hear from you! You can add your own comments here.

BEEP PREPARED....think about it

Comments By:
Wake up people! I'm not trying to be a jerk, but nobody mentioned the ending. Did you not see the 666? 6 on his helmet, and the two 6's on the rocket craft. Then, instead of going FORWARD on the tracks...he goes straight UP into the cosmos and...  (read more)

0 of 3 people found this comment useful
Was this comment useful to you?

Beep Prepared

Comments By:
Well, I guess the answer would be to try and think of any other major cartoon in 1961 that was worthy of an Academy Award...Gene Dietch cartoon anyone? Didn't think so...
This one is standard-fare...the end of it is in twilight, in slight difference...  (read more)

1 of 4 people found this comment useful
Was this comment useful to you?

Beep Prepared

Comments By:
It's good as Roadrunner cartoons go, but I'm not quite sure why this particular one was nominated for an Oscar.

1 of 4 people found this comment useful
Was this comment useful to you?


Mobile:


Yes! We have a mobile site. Click here for the Mobile Version of Beep Prepared

Related