MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 63,942 this week

Cat Fishin' (1947)

7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 404 users  
Reviews: 9 user

Tom is a feline fisherman, Jerry is his live bait, and Spike is the bulldog guarding the lake.

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 images
created 11 Jun 2011
 
VHS
a list of 58 titles
created 28 Jan 2012
 
a list of 169 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 
a list of 1001 titles
created 16 May 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Cat Fishin'" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Cat Fishin' (1947)

Cat Fishin' (1947) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cat Fishin'.

User Polls

Photos

Edit

Storyline

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>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

bait | fishing | live bait | fish | crawling | See more »


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 February 1947 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by The Egg and Jerry (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

Trolly Song
(uncredited)
Music by Hugh Martin
Played after Jerry ties the fishing line around Spike's ankle
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
There is something mighty fishy going on here...
4 May 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Even if the story is rather predictable, Cat Fishin' is still very entertaining. It moves quickly, has exquisitely rendered animation and fun music. And Tom, Jerry and Spike seem to be enjoying themselves immensely, though you feel really sorry for Spike, particularly when the fish abruptly wakes him up. But it is the barracuda-like fish who steals the show from under the three lovable characters, as he foils Tom's fishy exploits in a vicious kind of way. The ending is appropriate and entertaining as is usually the case with Tom and Jerry. Overall, occasionally predictable, but a lot of fun, that is elevated by the antics of the fish. 8/10 Bethany Cox


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Cat Fishin' (1947) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page