When the circus arrives they put the lion's cage right over Bugs' rabbit hole.

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Bugs Bunny / Nero the Lion / Elephant Trumpeting (voice)
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When the circus arrives they put the lion's cage right over Bugs' rabbit hole.

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29 June 1946 (USA)  »

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Trivia

This film short is available as an extra in the Warner DVD of A Night in Casablanca (1946). See more »

Goofs

When Bugs is stuffing the lion into the cannon, they are inside the tent. When the cannon blows up, the background has changed to the outside of the tent. See more »

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Bugs Bunny: Iron bars do not a prison make... but they sure help, eh, Doc?
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Spoofs Pinocchio (1940) See more »

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She Was an Acrobat's Daughter
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Music by Harry Ruby
Played after Nero falls from the trapeze
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Perfectly amusing cartoon
19 January 2012 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

You've got a good point there, Nero.

Perhaps best known for being the first Looney Tune to end with "That's All, Folks!" combined with the Looney Tunes theme music, this 1946 cartoon, in which Bugs Bunny takes on a lion and briefly an elephant at a circus, might not exactly have me in stitches, but it is perfectly amusing and well-made all the same. Overall, I do derive a strange amount of pleasure from watching Bugs torment the poor lion, and Acrobatty Bunny has several highlights, such as Bugs' lawbreaking elevator to the surface, and the scene in which he dresses as a clown and, indeed, puts the lion in the stitches that he failed to put me in.


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