Saddle Silly (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series

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Saddle Silly

Saddle Silly

Saddle Silly (1941) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series Saddle Silly

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  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Leon Schlesinger Studios
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Pony Express Rider, Ponies, Dispatcher.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc.
  • Directed By Chuck Jones.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By Philip DeLara, Robert Cannon, Ken Harris, Ben Washam.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on November 08, 1941.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:31 minutes.
  • Production Number: 213.
    MPAA: 7078
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A series of spot gags about the Pony Express, spoofing the Express itself, its riders and its horses. There's a "punch line" finale.

Cartoon Production Information:

The elements comprising this cartoon foreshadow many concerns that director Charles M. Jones later refined in his Road Runner series: extreme speed, a painted desert landscape, and repeated falling off cliffs.

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