Canary Row (1950) - Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon Series

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  • Merrie Melodies Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Sylvester, Tweety, Granny, Desk Clerk, Monkey.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet.
  • Directed By Isadore Freleng.
  • Produced By Edward Selzer.
  • Animated By Virgil Ross, Art Davis, Emery Hawkins, Gerry Chiniquy, Ken Champin.
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1950 (Nomination withdrawn by Producer).
  • Music: Carl Stalling.
  • Originally Released on October 07, 1950. (more dates More Dates...)
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:00 minutes.
  • Production Number: MPAA: 13884
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Sylvester, looking through his binoculars from the headquarters of the Bird Watcher's Society in San Francisco, tries a variety of schemes to snag Tweety from Granny's high-rise apartment, the Broken Arms Hotel, which clearly states, "No Cats and Dogs." Trying to...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

This is the first time that Granny is depicted as Tweety's owner. Near the end, there is a "Drink Friz!" sign in the background. Closing line (by Granny, as a trolley engineer), "You did see a puddy tat!" The Blue Ribbon release featured blue rings....  (more)

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Granny is added to the cast for the first time in this cartoon. She would provide protection for Tweety from that point on.
Truly, this was the beginning of the "softening up" period for Tweety. With Granny providing plenty of muscle, Tweety...  (read more)

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