The Rookie Bear (1941) - Barney Bear Theatrical Cartoon Series

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The Rookie Bear

The Rookie Bear (1941) - Barney Bear Theatrical Cartoon Series The Rookie Bear

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  • Barney Bear Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • MGM
  • Animation Studio: Rudolf Ising Productions
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Barney Bear.
  • Directed By Rudolf Ising.
  • Produced By Fred Quimby, Rudolf Ising.
  • Animated By Michael Lah.
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1942.
  • Music: Scott Bradley.
  • Originally Released on May 17, 1941.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:43 minutes.
  • Production Number: MPAA: # 06988
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

In a humorous report, "Strife" magazine follows a bear who gets drafted and goes through the rigors of Army basic training. Barney is dreaming about being in the military, but a knock at the door makes him realize that it's not...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

The fourth Barney Bear short.

As was typically for early MGM shorts, he animators of the cartoon were not credited.

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