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The Hare-Brained Hypnotist (1942)

Approved  |   |  Family, Animation, Short  |  31 October 1942 (USA)
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This time Elmer Fudd goes after Bugs using hypnotism, only the plan backfires.

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Bugs Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
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Elmer Fudd (voice) (uncredited)
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This time Elmer Fudd goes after Bugs using hypnotism, only the plan backfires.

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Der hasenf├╝├čige Hypnotiseur  »

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When Elmer is reading the book at the beginning, the strap of his gun switches shoulders between shots. See more »

Quotes

[Last lines]
Bugs Bunny: How's about that, thinking he can hypnotize me? Ha!
[Looks at watch]
Bugs Bunny: Oh, I'm overdue at the airport.
[He takes off and flies like an airplane]
Bugs Bunny: I'm the B-19.
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Remade as Hare Brush (1955) See more »

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A-Hunting We Will Go
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Played at the beginning
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Bugs Fudd
30 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Elmer Fudd and Bugs Bunny find themselves as each other thanks to Elmer's faulty attempt to hypnotize Bugs. I found this cartoon to be clever and funny for the most part and the change between the personalities of the two main characters was interesting. I didn't really care for the ending as it just seemed that the powers that be told Friz to wrap it up to keep the length of the short to a lean 7 minutes even and it seemed like a non-ending more than anything else. But overall I did enjoy this one a lot. This animated short can be seen on Disc 1 of the Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume 2.

My Grade: B+


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