Tortoise Beats Hare (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series

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Tortoise Beats Hare (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series Tortoise Beats Hare

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  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Leon Schlesinger Studios
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Bugs Bunny, Cecil Turtle, Chester Turtle, Other Turtles.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc.
  • Directed By Tex Avery.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By Charles McKimson, Robert McKimson, Virgil Ross, Rod Scribner, Sid Sutherland.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Editor: Treg Brown.
  • Originally Released on March 15, 1941.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:53 minutes.
  • Production Number: 9937.
    MPAA: 6620
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Bugs puts up $10 that he can win a race with Cecil Turtle, but he is unaware that Cecil has many lookalike relatives to help him win. When the turtle, accepts Bugs thinks that it's hilarious. Cecil has one of his kin spaced just ahead of Bugs all the way- and one...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

The first of three in the series. Bugs ambles into the credits, and as he reads them out loud, he gets upset and tears them down in anger. Some footage was reused in the intro of "Tortoise Wins By A...  (more)

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