The Hare-Brained Hypnotist (1942) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series

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The Hare-Brained Hypnotist (1942) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series The Hare-Brained Hypnotist

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  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Leon Schlesinger Studios
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd, Bear.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan.
  • Directed By Isadore Freleng.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By Philip Monroe, Jack Bradbury, Gerry Chiniquy, Manuel Perez.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on October 31, 1942.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:56 minutes.
  • Production Number: 723.
    MPAA: 8120
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Elmer walks in the woods reading a book called "Stalking Wild Game." A bear knocks him down. Elmer hypnotizes it, convincing the bear that it's a canary, and the bear flies away. He then meets Bugs, and starts trying to hypnotize him. Bugs gives Elmer a balloon...  (more)

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The role-reversal idea was reused in 1955's "Hare Brush."

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It starts out like a typical Bugs & Elmer cartoon. This time Elmer uses hypnosis to try and catch Bugs. But, Bugs being to smart manages to turn the tables and causes Elmer to hypnotize himself. Now under Bugs control, he instructs Elmer to behave like...  (read more)

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