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One Cab's Family (1952)

Approved | | Family, Animation, Comedy | 17 May 1952 (USA)
A happily married pair of taxicabs are delighted when Junior enters their lives, but this delight turns to consternation when he states his ambition to become a hotrodder...

Director:

Tex Avery

Writers:

Rich Hogan (story), Roy Williams (story)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Daws Butler ... John / Doctor (voice) (uncredited)
June Foray ... Mary / Nurse (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

A happily married pair of taxicabs are delighted when Junior enters their lives, but this delight turns to consternation when he states his ambition to become a hotrodder... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Familjebilar See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Derivative...but still entertaining
7 November 2002 | by runar-4See all my reviews

With few changes, this is basically a remake of Friz Freling's Streamlined Greta Green (1937). The juvenile car chooses the wrong career, gets tanked (literally and figuratively) on premium and races a train, only to end up in a car hospital after a bad crash, followed by reconciliation. Avery reprised with Little Johnny Jet (1953), with the baby born a jet rather than choosing jethood (jetdom?).


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