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Smarty Cat (1955)

Nobody's home, so Tom invites his alley cat friends in to look at home movies (clips from earlier cartoons where Tom gets the drop on Spike). While they're showing them, Spike sneaks in.

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Daws Butler
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Daws Butler ... Butch (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Nobody's home, so Tom invites his alley cat friends in to look at home movies (clips from earlier cartoons where Tom gets the drop on Spike). While they're showing them, Spike sneaks in.

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Certificate:

Approved
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Flimmerabend bei Tom 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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Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

"The End" appear on the camera lens, as Jerry is recording Spike chase Tom, Butch and the other cats. See more »

Connections

Followed by Blue Cat Blues (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

You Were Meant for Me
(uncredited)
Music by Nacio Herb Brown
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Hate It When They Do This
29 November 2007 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

Well, here's another case of lazy studio executive at MGM (or whomever) who decide to issue a cartoon in which they don't have to use much creativity or brainpower to write because almost all of it is just a collection of past cartoons.

In this case, we get previous Tom and Jerry episodes such as "Solid Serenade," "Fit To Be Tied," and "Cat Fishin.'" Those three are rolled into this one in which Tom shows film footage to some of his pals, like the alley-cat "Butch." Only the beginning where Tom invites his pals and starts rolling the projector, and a small bit at the end, are new material.

Once again, this kind of cartoon is either very good or a total waste, depending on whether you have seen these previous cartoons. If you haven't, you'll get a lot of laughs out of this, especially if you root for Tom. But if have seen these, then this is pointless.


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