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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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[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 very first with Jasper and Jerry 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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Tom & Jerry were originally named "Jasper & Jinx" by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. Only Tom was ever identified on-screen by his original name ("Jasper"). The name Jinx was used by H&B in their television cartoon about the mice Pixie and Dixie and their adversary the feline Mr. Jinx.See more »
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Three Blind MiceSee more »

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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
The very first with Jasper and Jerry, 6 January 2004
Author: rbverhoef (rbverhoef@hotmail.com) from The Hague, Netherlands

In this first cartoon about the cat and the mouse the cat is called Jasper. Why he is called Tom in the other cartoons is kind of explained in this short. The cat is teasing the mouse and the mouse seeks his revenge. After the cat breaks something he gets a warning. One more thing and he must go out of the house. The mouse is very willing to help the cat leave by trying to break things. Very funny and some great moments this is a great start for a very popular series of cartoons.

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