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All a Bir-r-r-d (1950)

Approved | | Animation, Short, Comedy | 24 June 1950 (USA)
Sylvester Cat, Tweety Bird, and a bulldog are passengers on a train. Sylvester's attempts to catch Tweety are thwarted by the bulldog and a conscientious conductor.

Director:

Friz Freleng (as I. Freleng)

Writer:

Tedd Pierce (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Sylvester / Tweety / Conductor / Dog (voice)
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Storyline

Sylvester Cat, Tweety Bird, and a bulldog are passengers on a train. Sylvester's attempts to catch Tweety are thwarted by the bulldog and a conscientious conductor. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 June 1950 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alles einsteigen, bitte See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The title is a parody of the classic announcement made by the train conductor just before the train starts to pull out of the station: All aboard!!! See more »

Goofs

In closeups, the train's engine carries the No. 651 in some shots, and No. 814 in others. In some long shots, it has no number. See more »

Quotes

Tweety Bird: [singing and swinging in his cage] I'm a tweet wittle birdie in a guilded cage/ Tweety's my name, but I don't know my age/ I don't have to worry and that is that/ I'm safe in there from that ole puddy tat.
[stops singing and swinging and sees Sylvester]
Tweety Bird: I tawt I taw a puddy tat.
[looks again]
Tweety Bird: I did! I did! I did taw a puddy tat.
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Connections

Featured in The Bugs Bunny Show: Episode #1.11 (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

On the 5:15
(uncredited)
Music by Henry I. Marshall
Played during the opening credits and later in the score
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Great Visuals Plus A Funny Story
14 April 2007 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

Tweety is sent in his cage on a train by his old-lady owner. In the same baggage car, also in a cage, is Sylvester.

In no time, Sylvester has grabbed Tweety but a trainman comes back and slaps the "sneakin' feline," as he calls him, back in his cage. He puts Tweety "in a safer place," up high and tells the cat, "Now, remember: no tricks!" Sylvester puts his halo on and looks innocent. Yeah, right.

I found the funniest stuff, however, didn't involve Sylvester versus Tweety but the "viscious dog" that is in another cage next to Sylvester. The cat gets mouthy with him, and pays a big price in an extremely funny manner. Sylvester just doesn't learn, but that's one reason we love him! (I know a number of IMDb reviewers don't like Tweety but I like both main characters - they both crack me up!)

Also, the train, and the passing scenery, is beautifully illustrated in here - really nice visuals.


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