Tom Turkey And His Harmonica Humdingers (1940) Theatrical Cartoon

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Tom Turkey And His Harmonica Humdingers

Tom Turkey And His Harmonica Humdingers

Tom Turkey And His Harmonica Humdingers (1940) Theatrical Cartoon Tom Turkey And His Harmonica Humdingers

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • MGM
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Tom Turkey.
  • Directed By Hugh Harman.
  • Produced By Fred Quimby.
  • Music: Scott Bradley.
  • Originally Released on June 08, 1940.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:15 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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Tom Turkey wanders over to the general store, his harmonica in hand. In no time he and the good ol' boys there begin a jam session on harmonicas (and one piccolo)...  (more)

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i remember this cartoon when i was a kid.............i was fascinated by the harmonicas all playing together for such a great sound. this is why i love classic animation that deals with music and not just drawings. It brings another ...  (read more)

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One of (if not the) best of the all-musical cartoons. The selection of songs as well as the way they are strung together is just excellent. I just wish that the folks that made this cartoon had gone on to make many more along the...  (read more)

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Some very fine animation elevates this 'toon. It's plot is rather simple (a group of harmonica playing folks...um, turkeys rather) and is used to showcase some tunes and allow for uninterrupted sight gags. The brilliant animation however, is the...  (read more)

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A terrific, living document of an American way of life that's all but faded: the all-harmonica band. A revival of this tradition is long-overdue......if barbershop quartets can be successfully revived, why not this??? (For that matter, why not...  (read more)

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Excellent short. Starts out with a very nicely
done version of "Turkey in the Straw" (which
sounds like an echo harmonica. Has a catchy beat
and a nice little medley of different songs.
Looks like it takes place in a...  (read more)

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