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Director:
Writer:
Michael Maltese (story)
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Release Date:
6 December 1941 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A construction foreman conducts his workers like a symphony orchestra as they build a skyscraper, musically. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. See more »
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Bravo! Bravo!! Encore! Encore!! See more (7 total) »

Directed by
Friz Freleng  (as I. Freleng)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Michael Maltese  story

Produced by
Leon Schlesinger .... producer
 
Original Music by
Carl W. Stalling (uncredited)
 
Film Editing by
Treg Brown (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Treg Brown .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Gil Turner .... animator
Ken Champin .... animator (uncredited)
Gerry Chiniquy .... animator (uncredited)
Robert Givens .... character designer (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Carl W. Stalling .... musical director
Milt Franklyn .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
7 min
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Trivia:
Rhapsody in Rivets (1941)'s background was a musical composition of Franz Liszt's Second Hungarian Rhapsody that was in two later shorts, Bugs Bunny's Rhapsody Rabbit (1946) and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's The Cat Concerto (1947) that won an Academy Award.See more »
Soundtrack:
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2See more »

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Which series is this from: Merrie Melodies or Looney Tunes?
List: Warner Bros. cartoons that were nominated for Academy Awards
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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Bravo! Bravo!! Encore! Encore!!, 20 March 2001

This cartoon short SHOULD have won the Oscar instead of Lend A Paw! An absolutely perfect blending of music and action throughout, well-executed at every turn. Incredibly funny with no dialogue-sight gags only and the running gags are great! Wonderful marriage of beautiful music and antic lunacy with a drop dead ending! Fanatically, totally recommended! I love this cartoon!!!

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