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Deputy Droopy (1955)

A jailhouse, a tempting safe... and a sleeping sheriff. Can the two villains make off with the loot without waking him up? Not if deputy Droopy has his way. Much of this cartoon is a remake... See full summary »

Directors:

Tex Avery, Michael Lah

Writer:

Heck Allen (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bill Thompson ... Droopy (voice)
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Storyline

A jailhouse, a tempting safe... and a sleeping sheriff. Can the two villains make off with the loot without waking him up? Not if deputy Droopy has his way. Much of this cartoon is a remake of 'Rock-a-Bye Bear' (1952). Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 October 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Droopy apulaisseriffinä See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Two cartoons, Tex Avery and Michael Lah co-directed, as Tex Avery decided to leave Metro Goldwyn Mayer studio, earlier and return back to Walter Lantz, where his animation career started. Tex Avery's last two cartoons at MGM were Deputy Droopy (1955) and Cellbound (1955). The two animation shorts were co-directed by Tex Avery along with Michael Lah. See more »

Quotes

[just after locking up the two attempted thieves]
Droopy: Well, don't look at me, boys.
[after Droopy's remark to the attempted thieves, he walks away, with a hearing aig in one ear & closing music starts, leading to closing credit musical of it being an M-G-M cartoon]
Droopy: [after Droopy locks the cell door of the two prisoners, each prisoner has a hearing aid also. The sheriff showed his hearing aid first, when the criminals confessed to their attempted theft]
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Connections

References Rock-a-Bye Bear (1952) See more »

Soundtracks

Oh! Susanna
(uncredited)
Music by Stephen Foster
Played briefly at the beginning
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A clever sheriff!
3 February 2018 | by OllieSuave-007See all my reviews

One of my favorite Droopy cartoons, remembered first watching it when I was younger. I enjoyed the way how Droopy tricks and outsmarts the two bandits - all the while being gagged and tied up.

Droopy is sure a superdog, as well as a clever one. He attempts to protect the pot of gold at the Sheriff's department from getting into the hands of the two outlaws, with funny results!

Grade A


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