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  • Screwy Squirrel Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • MGM
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Screwy Squirrel, Sammy Squirrel, Meathead Dog.
  • Voice Actors: Wally Maher, Dick Nelson.
  • Directed By Tex Avery.
  • Produced By Fred Quimby.
  • Animated By Preston Blair, Ed Love, Ray Abrams.
  • Music: Scott Bradley.
  • Originally Released on April 01, 1944.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:22 minutes.
  • Production Number: MPAA: # 09277
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Cute little Sammy Squirrel is out looking for nuts when he meets Screwy Squirrel. Poor little Sammy gets beaten up behind a tree, but Screwy reassures us that we wouldn't have liked the short anyway. Screwy then insults Meathead, a pedigreed bird dog, who chases...  (more)

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Contrary to rumors to the contrary (often credited to Tex Avery himself), Tex Avery did not voice Meathead in this cartoon.

The first appearance of Screwy Squirrel.

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The Squirrel pushed that zany style about as far as it could go. I think this things are WAY ahead of the curve in terms of how much is being thrown at you at once. Fast paced, lots of LAFFS, I give it a Billion and...  (read more)

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I don't know what people are belly-aching about. I can put up with Screwy Squirrel just fine. There are many other characters that I find waaaaaaaaaay more annoying...  (read more)

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great! this one really tells all about the difference between avery and disney !

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