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Cat Fishin' (1947)

Approved  |   |  Family, Animation, Short  |  22 February 1947 (USA)
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Tom is a feline fisherman, Jerry is his live bait, and Spike is the bulldog guarding the lake.

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Spike is guarding a private fishing hole - in his sleep. Tom sneaks in to do some fishing - with Jerry as bait. But one particularly vicious fish turns out to be more than Tom or Jerry bargained for, particularly when he wakes up Spike. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Trolly Song
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Music by Hugh Martin
Played after Jerry ties the fishing line around Spike's ankle
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Memoirs of a Clown
6 May 2008 | by (belgium) – See all my reviews

This is truly a Tom and Jerry Classic. All the usual ingredients are in it: the chase, the plan, the jokes and the danger, mixed with some magic to make an animation short picture believable enough to work with kids, for who these animation short comedies are actually made. But hey, I'm no kid anymore, but I do appreciate it. Maybe that's because I remember how I laughed when I was young with this one. Perhaps the children of today will have fun with the 'Teletubbies' tomorrow. I don't know. If you ask me, 'Teletubbies' are not as good as 'Tom and Jerry' or 'The Muppet Show'. Nowadays, the young people is served with everything on it, no imagination can develop in the mind of the children at all. It's a pity. Kids should have more imagination and fun, like they witness in this 'Cat Fishin''.


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