The Home FrontThe Home Front (1943) - Private Snafu Theatrical Cartoon Series
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- Private Snafu Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
- Traditional Animation
- Warner Bros.
- Distributed by: U.S. Army Signal Corps
- Cartoon Characters: Private Snafu, Technical Fairy First Class, Father, Mother, Grandpa, Sally Lou, Bump-and-Grind Dancers, 4-F Playboy.
- Voice Actors: Mel Blanc.
- Directed By Frank Tashlin.
- Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
- Music: Carl W. Stalling.
- Originally Released on November 01, 1943.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 4:22 minutes.
- Black & White
Snafu is stationed at a remote, lonely and freezing northern outpost. "It's so cold," he says, "it would freeze the nuts off a jeep!" (at which point the jeep's lug nuts fall off). He fantasizes about how wonderful things are back home. He imagines his father... (more)
Cartoon Production Information:
Frank Capra, who was in charge of The Army-Navy Screen Magazine during the Second World War, is credited with having invented the character of Private SNAFU (a play on the army acronym for "Situation Normal- All Fouled Up"). The character model sheet... (more)
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