Elmer is a dimwitted hunter, "wooking for wabbits." Bugs is a clever, smooth-talking character, who confuses Elmer with double-talk and misdirection. Elmer is no match for the wascally wabbit, even when he thinks Bugs is dead. Written by
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The producers' reaction to the gag of Bugs responding to a hunter pointing a gun at him with a confident casual remark, "What's up, Doc?" was so favorable that they decided to make that a standard element of future films featuring the character. See more
[first occurence of this line
Be vewy, vewy qwiet. I'm hunting wabbits.
Referenced in Gotham: The Scarecrow
(ca. 1755) (uncredited)
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