Red walks past a pool hall; the wolf sees her and pursues. But Red is oblivious to his come-ons. The wolf short-cuts to granny's house; when Red arrives, granny lets the wolf dress as up ... See full summary »

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Little Red Walking Hood / Granny (voice) (uncredited)
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Egghead (voice) (uncredited)
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Red walks past a pool hall; the wolf sees her and pursues. But Red is oblivious to his come-ons. The wolf short-cuts to granny's house; when Red arrives, granny lets the wolf dress as up and attack. The action pauses for a phone call (granny places her grocery order), some late arrivals, and egghead meandering along. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Qui est le héros ?  »

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Little Red Walking Hood's voice was an imitation of 'Katharine Hepburn (I)''s. See more »

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Referenced in Around the World (1943) See more »

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Old King Cole
(1937) (uncredited)
Music by Richard A. Whiting
Played when the Wolf is playing pinball
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One of many takes on the old fairy tale, Little Red Riding Hood, done by Tex Avery and others
18 February 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

Tex Avery and other animators must have liked this fairy tale, because it was used frequently as the basis for a number of cartoons. Avery himself did more than one, this one and a couple he did at MGM, as well as using it as a brief gag elsewhere in other shorts. Fairy tales were commonly used by animators as the jumping-off point for cartoons. This one features Egghead in a running gag seen throughout the short. Well worth watching. Recommended.


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