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Wideo Wabbit (1956)

Bugs Bunny is chased by Elmer Fudd throughout a TV studio and its various productions.

Director:

Robert McKimson

Writer:

Tedd Pierce (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny / QTTV Producer / Elmer Fudd - Yelping (voice)
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Storyline

Bugs Bunny decides not to be the victim in Elmer's "The Sportman's Hour" TV program and is chased through other shows at the studio. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 1956 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ein alter Fernsehhase See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The television station manager is modeled after Frank Nelson, a regular on the Jack Benny Show. The manager's voice is provided by Mel Blanc, another Benny regular. See more »

Quotes

[Bugs had been asked by the QTTV producer to climb to the top of a ladder and sit down on the cushion on the very top of it]
Bugs Bunny: What's sitting up here on this cushion got to do with my television career?
QTTV Producer: Well, you see, most people have to start at the bottom of the ladder. But we're starting you at the top. We like you.
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Connections

Spoofs You Bet Your Life (1950) See more »

Soundtracks

Hooray for Hollywood
(uncredited)
Music by Richard A. Whiting
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Good, entertaining and enjoyable spoof of television in the 1950s
25 June 2002 | by llltdesqSee all my reviews

This is a good and funny poke at television in the 1950s, although it is funnier if you understand what the jokes are about. If you know nothing about the shows that are lampooned here, it's not as enjoyable. Best bits are the impersonations, particularly the one of Liberace, which is dead on. The voice and mannerisms are nailed. Glad to see it's available. Well worth watching. Recommended.


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