The Bashful Buzzard (1945) - Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon Series

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  • Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Beaky Buzzard, Mother Buzzard, Brother Buzzards.
  • Voice Actors: Kent Rogers, Sara Berner, Mel Blanc, Robert Clampett .
  • Directed By Robert Clampett.
  • Produced By Edward Selzer.
  • Animated By Robert McKimson, Manny Gould, J.C. Melendez, Rod Scribner.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on September 15, 1945. (more dates More Dates...)
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:51 minutes.
  • Production Number: 4-15.
    Blue Ribbon: 1310.
    MPAA: 10027
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Once again, Mother Buzzard sends Beaky and his brothers out to bring home dinner. Beaky's brothers bring back a whole array of giant animals, such as elephants, cows, and lovers, but all Beaky seems to get is a baby bumblebee... until he has a run-in with a...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

The first minute is identical to 1942's Bugs Bunny Gets The Boid. Kent Rogers died in World War II (July 1944) before the voice work on this cartoon was finished, so Stan Freberg did the remaining voice tracks. Comedian Eddie Bartell is also said to...  (more)

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The Bashful Buzzard, at last

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At long last we've found it! My wife and I have talked about the song within this classic cartoon for years with great discussion of whether it was a Baby Huey cartoon or what character sang the song Baby Bumblebee. Stumbling on your website will be...  (read more)

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Bashful Buzzards are spin-off of Bugs Bunny Cartoon...

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While the cartoon is funny and has the Clampett touch, the whole story line is a copy of "Bugs Bunny Gets the Boid", released in 1942 (also by Clampett)
The original cartoon has some timeless site gags and lines, and you have to give the...  (read more)

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The Bashful Buzzard

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Robert Clampett is, as far as I am concerned, the king of sick WB humor. And this cartoon has as much sick stuff as any he ever directed. Check out the ancient rooster as he curses the buzzards flying overhead, as the buzzards decimate the barnyard. They...  (read more)

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The Bashful Buzzard

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This is just funny...."Im bring-ing-home-a-bumble-bee....and I could be wrong, but isn't that Kaye Ballard as the mother buzzard?

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