The Cagey Canary (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series

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The Cagey Canary

The Cagey Canary (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series The Cagey Canary

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  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Leon Schlesinger Studios
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Canary, Cat, Old Lady.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc, Elvia Allman.
  • Directed By Tex Avery, Robert Clampett.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By Robert McKimson, Charles McKimson, Virgil Ross, Rod Scribner.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on November 22, 1941. (more dates More Dates...)
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 8:15 minutes.
  • Production Number: 225.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A cat tries various ways to get the bird, but the bird whistles for Granny every time. Granny threatens to throw the cat out in the rain if he keeps it up.

Cartoon Production Information:

One of two features left unfinished by Tex Avery when he abruptly left the studio. Robert Clampett finished both shorts, although neither is credited. (See Crazy Cruise) In September of 1943, beginning with...  (more)

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As Cagey Canary starts, there is also a cat in the house, that wants to eat it! When "Granny" sees the cat's attemped attack, she threatens to throw the cat out, in the cold rain, outside. She also tells the canary "You just whistle,...  (read more)

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