In My Merry Oldsmobile (1931) Theatrical Cartoon

Previous Cartoon | Next Cartoon

In My Merry Oldsmobile Cartoon Picture
Buy In My Merry Oldsmobile on DVD
In My Merry Oldsmobile

In My Merry Oldsmobile

In My Merry Oldsmobile (1931) Theatrical Cartoon In My Merry Oldsmobile

BCDB Rating: 4 out of 5 stars 4/5 Stars from 6 users.
Vote Now!
Post your Comments or Review
This page has been viewed 204 times this month, and 2953 times total.
  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Fleischer Studios
  • Distributed by: Olds Motor Works
  • Cartoon Characters: Peeping Tom, Lucille, Young Johnny Steel.
  • Voice Actors: Billy Murray, Gus Wickie.
  • Directed By Dave Fleischer.
  • Produced By Max Fleischer.
  • Animated By Shamus Culhane, Al Eugster, Rudy Zamora.
  • Music: Gus Edwards, Vincent Bryan.
  • Originally Released in Mar, 1931 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:28 minutes.
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

"Oh, my operation!" A singing, stereotypically mustachioed peeping Tom stalks the disrobing Lucille and tries to seduce her with a ride in his Oldsmobile. The would-be musical rapist is upstaged by twerpy hero "Young Johnny Steel," who wins our heroine's heart...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

There are some surprisingly licentious scenes in this theatrical "bouncing ball" commercial commissioned by General Motors. Example: The peeping Tom offers Lucille his candy cane to lick. Billy Murray recorded the title song in 1905, 1906 and 1909...  (more)

Cartoon Video:

Sorry, we do not have a video of In My Merry Oldsmobile. If you have one, or know of one on Youtube, Vimeo or any other site, Let Us Know

Submit Additional Information:


Do you have anything to add to this page? Have we made any mistakes... or do you have any additional information about In My Merry Oldsmobile? If so, we would love to hear from you. Please send us a quick note with your additions or corrections to this page, and we will make the corrections as soon as possible!

Report Errors / Submit Additional Information

Cartoon Comments:

Do you love In My Merry Oldsmobile, or do you think it is the worst cartoon ever? Let us know what you think! Surely you have an opinion... so share what you think. Take a minute and post your own comments about this cartoon here.

Last Modified 2020-06-04 14:50:04