Series - Looney Tunes / Merry Melodies Classic Era Shorts

The Looney Tunes / Merry Melodies shorts from the classic era of Warner Animation, through 1969 - per the Wikipedia filmography
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1.
Bosko the Talk-Ink Kid (1929 Short Film)
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A cartoonist draws Bosko, who promptly comes to life. (3 mins.)
Director: Hugh Harman
 
2.
Sinkin' in the Bathtub (1930 Short Film)
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The music-happy Bosko and Honey take a car ride, but bad luck briefly interrupts their fun. (8 mins.)
 
3.
Congo Jazz (1930 Short Film)
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Bosko hunts in the jungle, but ends up playing music with the animals. (6 mins.)
 
4.
Hold Anything (1930 Short Film)
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Bosko is a construction worker who impresses Honey by making music from everything in sight, including a decapitated mouse, a typewriter and a goat filled with hot air. (6 mins.)
 
5.
The Booze Hangs High (1930 Short Film)
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Bosko has a grand time on the farm, dancing with a cow, playing a horse's tail like a violin and getting drunk with three pigs. (6 mins.)
 
6.
Box Car Blues (1930 Short Film)
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Bosko and his porcine friend are hobos in a runaway boxcar. (7 mins.)
 
7.
Big Man from the North (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko is a Mountie; his sergeant demands he get his man. (7 mins.)
 
8.
Ain't Nature Grand! (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko fishes, and sings and dances with frogs. But two ladybugs use a wasp as an airplane, and a beehive and tree branch as a machine gun to drive him away. (7 mins.)
 
9.
Dumb Patrol (1931 Short Film)
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During the Great War, Bosko and a fearsome beast are in a dogfight. Bosko loses, but that's only the first battle. (7 mins.)
 
10.
Ups 'n Downs (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko runs a hot dog stand at an amusement park; but he sneaks away to the racetrack to ride his mechanical horse. (7 mins.)
 
11.
Yodeling Yokels (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko and Honey yodel happily in the Alps until a series of disasters end with Honey rushing downriver on an ice floe. (7 mins.)
 
12.
Bosko's Holiday (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko and Honey go on a picnic that ends badly. (7 mins.)
 
13.
The Tree's Knees (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko the woodsman spurns cutting down trees and plays music instead. The trees and animals dance and make their own music. (7 mins.)
 
14.
Lady, Play Your Mandolin! (1931 Short Film)
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Things are hopping at a certain Mexican caf. And then Foxy walks in and the customers go really wild. (7 mins.)
 
15.
Smile, Darn Ya, Smile! (1931 Short Film)
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A streetcar conductor has adventures with a would-be passenger hippo, a cow blocking the tracks, and a runaway train while he, his passengers, and some hobos sing the title song. (7 mins.)
 
16.
Bosko Shipwrecked! (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko is shipwrecked on an island where he is chased by a lion and pursued by simian cannibals. (7 mins.)
 
17.
One More Time (1931 Short Film)
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Cop Foxy is trying to enforce the law in town, but dangerous drivers and gangsters who also kidnap his sweetheart are making this difficult. (7 mins.)
 
18.
Bosko the Doughboy (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko is a doughboy in the Great War. (7 mins.)
 
19.
You Don't Know What You're Doin'! (1931 Short Film)
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20.
Bosko's Soda Fountain (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko is a soda jerk, who gives poor service to a mouse and to his former schoolteacher. Later, he must contend with Honey's bratty kitten pupil. (7 mins.)
 
21.
Hittin' the Trail for Hallelujah Land (1931 Short Film)
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Piggy and Fluffy have adventures on a riverboat. And Uncle Tom is chased by skeletons promising to take him to Hallelujah Land. (7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
22.
Bosko's Fox Hunt (1931 Short Film)
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Bosko joins a wacky fox hunt. But if the hunt worries anyone, it isn't the fox. (6 mins.)
 
23.
Red-Headed Baby (1931 Short Film)
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In a toy shop, a villainous spider threatens the happiness of a red-headed baby doll and her sweetheart, a toy soldier named Napoleon. (7 mins.)
 
24.
Bosko at the Zoo (1932 Short Film)
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Bosko and Honey go to the zoo. Honey is frightened by the lion, but Bosko is the one who ends up in danger. (7 mins.)
 
25.
Pagan Moon (1932 Short Film)
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On a tropical island, a native boy sings "Pagan Moon" to his sweetheart. Later, he plays music underwater with an octopus-pianist and other jazz-loving sea life. (7 mins.)
 
26.
Battling Bosko (1932 Short Film)
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Bosko is a brave little boxer who battles the champion, Gas House Harry. The enormous brute proves a bit much, even for a plucky underdog. (7 mins.)
 
27.
Freddy the Freshman (1932 Short Film)
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Freddy comes to a party and is a hit; he then goes on to be the star quarterback at the football game. (7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
28.
Big-Hearted Bosko (1932 Short Film)
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While ice-skating on a frozen pond, Bosko and his dog discover a baby abandoned in the snow. (7 mins.)
 
29.
Crosby, Columbo, and Vallee (1932 Short Film)
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An American Indian boy and girl sing and dance in the forest along with the animals. Trouble begins when a fire threatens baby birds in their nest. (7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
30.
Bosko's Party (1932 Short Film)
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Bosko and friends give Honey a surprise birthday party. (8 mins.)
 
31.
Goopy Geer (1932 Short Film)
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Goopy, a dog of no particular personality, but a crackerjack piano player, plays several songs on the stage of a nightclub. We spend a fair amount of time watching the patrons and staff of the nightclub. (7 mins.)
 
32.
Bosko and Bruno (1932 Short Film)
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Bosko and Bruno escape from a speeding train via a handcar; make a failed attempt to steal a chicken; and end up on a runaway boxcar. (7 mins.)
 
33.
It's Got Me Again! (1932 Short Film)
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Late at night, the mice come out and sing and play to the title tune, among others. That is, until the cat arrives, but he's quickly sent packing. (7 mins.)
 
34.
Bosko and Honey (1932 Short Film)
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Honey tries to teach the violin to an unwilling kitten. Later, she and Bosko go off on a bicycle ride. (7 mins.)
 
35.
Moonlight for Two (1932 Short Film)
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Two courting hillbilly dogs go to the big barn dance. (7 mins.)
 
36.
Bosko's Dog Race (1932 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
 
37.
The Queen Was in the Parlor (1932 Short Film)
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The king returns to his castle, and asks where the queen is; she's in the parlor, and won't be seen... (7 mins.)
 
38.
Bosko at the Beach (1932 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
 
39.
I Love a Parade (1932 Short Film)
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A circus parade, to the title tune. Next, a series of sideshow acts: the wild boy, the rubber man, siamese twin pigs... (7 mins.)
 
40.
Bosko's Store (1932 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
Director: Hugh Harman
 
41.
Bosko the Lumberjack (1932 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
 
42.
You're Too Careless with Your Kisses! (1932 Short Film)
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A bee returns home late after a night out having too much honey. His wife leaves him, but quickly ends up in the clutches of an evil ladybug. The whole hive turns out to fight the ladybug and get her back. (7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
43.
Ride Him, Bosko! (1932 Short Film)
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44.
I Wish I Had Wings (1932 Short Film)
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Morning on the farm. A rooster rousts the chickens and geese. The chicks run out from under a huge hen... (7 mins.)
 
45.
Bosko the Drawback (1932 Short Film)
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Bosko is the star player in a wacky game of professional football. (7 mins.)
 
46.
A Great Big Bunch of You (1932 Short Film)
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A mannequin in the city dump improvises a piano from the junk to play and sing the title song The various animals and pieces of junk all join in. (7 mins.)
 
47.
Bosko's Dizzy Date (1932 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
 
48.
Three's a Crowd (1932 Short Film)
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An old man is reading a book by the fire. The clock strikes 8, and he heads off to bed. From his book... (7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
49.
Bosko's Woodland Daze (1932 Short Film)
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50.
The Shanty Where Santy Claus Lives (1933 Short Film)
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Christmas Eve. A poor orphan boy trudges through the snow, pathetically. He finally arrives at his miserable cabin... (7 mins.)
 
51.
Bosko in Dutch (1933 Short Film)
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52.
One Step Ahead of My Shadow (1933 Short Film)
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Several Chinese residents play music. A dragon frees himself from a cage and goes after them, but fireworks are shoved down the dragon's throat. This causes him to explode and turn into a walking dragon skeleton. (7 mins.)
 
53.
Bosko in Person (1933 Short Film)
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Bosko and Honey perform a wacky stage act that includes doing imitations of Maurice Chevalier, Greta Garbo and 'Jimmy Durante'.
 
54.
Young and Healthy (1933 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Ising
 
55.
Bosko the Speed King (1933 Short Film)
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(8 mins.)
 
56.
The Organ Grinder (1933 Short Film)
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An organ grinder and his monkey make their way down a New York streetscape. The monkey climbs up several stories to get tips from a couple of women... (7 mins.)
 
57.
Bosko's Knight-Mare (1933 Short Film)
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Bosko dreams of being a knight and coming to the rescue of his girlfriend.
 
58.
Wake Up the Gypsy in Me (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A camp of Russian gypsies, dancing and playing music. After an opening dance, a quartet of beer-drinkers gargles the Volga Boatman song... (7 mins.)
 
59.
Bosko the Sheep-Herder (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
 
60.
I Like Mountain Music (1933 Short Film)
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The magazines and books in a drugstore come to life and sing the title song, among others. Some celebrities shown: Will Rogers... (7 mins.)
 
61.
Beau Bosko (1933 Short Film)
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Bosko is a soldier in the Foreign Legion out to capture the desert scourge, Ali Oop.
 
62.
Shuffle Off to Buffalo (1933 Short Film)
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Baby central. A flock of storks is leaving with babies. An old man at a ledger book is dealing with... (7 mins.)
 
63.
Bosko's Mechanical Man (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Bosko creates a robot. The only problem is that his creation goes mad wreaking havoc. (6 mins.)
 
64.
The Dish Ran Away with the Spoon (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Dishes and utensils wash, dry, and stack themselves. A duster plays a silverware box like a piano while a salt-pepper-and-sugar set sings... (7 mins.)
 
65.
Bosko the Musketeer (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
 
66.
Bosko's Picture Show (1933 Short Film)
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Bosko runs a movie theater that shows a wacky newsreel with Jack Dumpsey, a slapstick short from Haurel and Lardy, and a turn-of-the-century melodrama starring Honey. (6 mins.)
 
67.
We're in the Money (1933 Short Film)
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After the last human has left the department store, the toys walk over to the music department where... (7 mins.)
 
68.
Buddy's Day Out (1933 Short Film)
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Director: Tom Palmer
 
69.
I've Got to Sing a Torch Song (1933 Short Film)
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A series of celebrity sketches set at a radio station. Some unorthodox calisthenics (including corset tightening... (7 mins.)
Stars: Zasu Pitts
 
70.
Buddy's Beer Garden (1933 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Earl Duval
 
71.
Buddy's Show Boat (1933 Short Film)
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Director: Earl Duval
 
72.
Sittin' on a Backyard Fence (1933 Short Film)
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Sex seems to be on the minds of the animals on a backyard fence: the alley cats following a solitary... (7 mins.)
Director: Earl Duval
 
73.
Buddy the Gob (1934 Short Film)
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Director: Isadore Freleng
 
74.
Pettin' in the Park (1934 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Bernard Brown
 
75.
Honeymoon Hotel (1934 Short Film)
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After introducing the small town Bugtown, inhabitated by bugs, this short shows what happens to two... (7 mins.)
 
76.
Buddy and Towser (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Isadore Freleng
Stars: Jack Carr
 
77.
Buddy's Garage (1934 Short Film)
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Director: Earl Duvall
 
78.
Beauty and the Beast (1934 Short Film)
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A little girl falls asleep and dreams she is in Toyland, where she and a toy soldier contend with the Beast from "Beauty and the Beast." (8 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
79.
Those Were Wonderful Days (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Director: Bernard Brown
 
80.
Buddy's Trolley Troubles (1934 Short Film)
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Buddy runs his own trolley. Most of it seems to be a musical number. However, there is a criminal living in the ditches as he breaks loose and hijacks Buddy's trolley.
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
81.
Goin' to Heaven on a Mule (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
82.
Buddy of the Apes (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Ben Hardaway
 
83.
How Do I Know It's Sunday (1934 Short Film)
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Director: Isadore Freleng
 
84.
Buddy's Bearcats (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Director: Jack King
 
85.
Why Do I Dream Those Dreams (1934 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
86.
Buddy's Circus (1934 Short Film)
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Buddy is a owner of a circus; he must save a baby who fell from the seats and performs with the circus acts.
Director: Jack King
Stars: Jack Carr
 
87.
The Miller's Daughter (1934 Short Film)
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Ceramic figurines come to life after one of them is knocked over and broken by the household cat. (7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
88.
Buddy the Detective (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Jack King
 
89.
The Girl at the Ironing Board (1934 Short Film)
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Director: Isadore Freleng
 
90.
Viva Buddy (1934 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Jack King
 
91.
Shake Your Powder Puff (1934 Short Film)
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Animals put on a musical show, to comedic effect. (6 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
92.
Buddy the Woodsman (1934 Short Film)
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A musical number with Buddy in the role of a woodsman. Goes through a lumberjack's days chopping down trees. A bear raids the lumberjacks while having pasta as Buddy and Cookie have to dispose of him.
Director: Jack King
 
93.
Rhythm in the Bow (1934 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Ben Hardaway
 
94.
Those Beautiful Dames (1934 Short Film)
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Toys in a shop window come to life and visit a poverty-stricken little girl as she sleeps. She awakens to find that her shack has been refurbished and that the toys are about to throw her a party. (7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
95.
Buddy's Adventures (1934 Short Film)
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Buddy & Cookie's hot air balloon gets thrashed by a violent thunder storm and they ended up landing on foreign grounds...
Director: Ben Hardaway
 
96.
Pop Goes Your Heart (1934 Short Film)
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A robin sings, and the vegetation turns spring-like, followed by some more action by birds and bees... (7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
97.
Buddy the Dentist (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Director: Ben Hardaway
 
98.
Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name (1935 Short Film)
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Mermaids sing to us about mermaids and fishes at play; they and some other sea creatures dance to it... (7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
99.
Country Boy (1935 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Mother rabbit sends her charges off to school. Peter needs a bit more attention; he's hiding with the chickens... (7 mins.)
Director: Isadore Freleng
 
100.
Buddy's Theatre (1935 Short Film)
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Buddy is a projectionist in a movie theatre where the 'coming attractions' trailer promises '15 features for 15 cents." When the feature comes on... (7 mins.)
Director: Ben Hardaway