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Puss Gets the Boot
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Release Date:
25 September 1965 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Feline "Jasper" is given an ultimatum by his master: break one more thing and you're out! Rodent Jerry... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. See more »
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(2 articles)
[TV] Tom & Jerry: Deluxe Anniversary Collection
 (From JustPressPlay. 4 July 2010, 2:31 PM, PDT)

Animation King Barbera Dead at 95
 (From WENN. 19 December 2006)

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the greatest cartoon of them all followed by the cat and mouse duo See more (16 total) »

Cast

  (in alphabetical order)
Lillian Randolph ... Mammy Two-Shoes (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Joseph Barbera (uncredited)
William Hanna (uncredited)
Rudolf Ising (uncredited)
 
Produced by
Rudolf Ising .... producer
Fred Quimby .... producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Scott Bradley (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Carman Maxwell .... production manager (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Pete Burness .... animator (uncredited)
Harvey Eisenberg .... layout artist (uncredited)
Robert Gentle .... background artist (uncredited)
George Gordon .... animator (uncredited)
Tony Pabian .... animator (uncredited)
Carl Urbano .... animator (uncredited)
Jack Zander .... animator (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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9 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
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Trivia:
The first Tom & Jerry cartoon.See more »
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Referenced in "Jeopardy!: Episode #26.153" (2010)See more »
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Three Blind MiceSee more »

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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
the greatest cartoon of them all followed by the cat and mouse duo, 1 September 2012
Author: Mike Young (intomyworld44@yahoo.com) from United States

there was jasper the cat who tries to eat jerry, and chases him around the house, until jasper broke something, and mammy (originally lillian randolph, and the re-issued voice actor named thea vidale) warns jasper that if he breaks one more thing in this house, he is going out (o-u-w-t for lillian, and o-u-t for thea). this plot is absolutely excellent, and nothing can beat tom and jerry, droopy, spike and tyke, happy harmonies, and other mgm cartoons like the bear that wasn't (the 1960's in that year chuck jones version of T&J is created after gene deitch shorts). all of the tom and jerry shorts from puss gets the boot to the karate guard deserves an a++++ for the bestest picture (including background arts and character arts) and music scores in the Hollywood history. tom and jerry and their TV series and movies deserve the ultra ultimate champion awards for it's extremely best long running series although i am a fan of tom and jerry.

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