7.5/10
483
17 user 2 critic

Easter Yeggs (1947)

Approved | | Family, Animation, Short | 28 June 1947 (USA)
Bugs Bunny delivers eggs for the lazy Easter Bunny; he encounters a sadistic brat and a rabbit stew-hungry Elmer Fudd.

Director:

Writer:

(story)
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hare Force (1944)
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Granny lets Bugs Bunny come in from the cold, but her dog Sylvester will have none of it.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Tedd Pierce
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Mama Buzzard wants her children to learn to bring back meat for dinner. One buzzardling is shy and has to be kicked out of the nest. He's told to at least bring back a rabbit.

Director: Robert Clampett
Stars: Mel Blanc, Sara Berner, Kent Rogers
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A sneaker-wearing, hairy monster chases Bugs through a castle belonging to an evil scientist.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Mrs. Gorilla want to adopt Bugs; Mr. G. only wants to chase him.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc
Falling Hare (1943)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Bugs encounters wartime sabotage and takes to the air to do battle.

Director: Robert Clampett
Stars: Mel Blanc, Robert Clampett
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Making fun of "Fantasia", Bugs, Porky Pig and Porky's dog do a ballet after Elmer Fudd introduces "A Tale of the Vienna Woods."

Director: Robert Clampett
Stars: Arthur Q. Bryan, Bea Benaderet
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

It's duck season, so Daffy plays hunter Elmer and a hungry fox off against each other.

Director: Arthur Davis
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Bugs is tricked into being the first rabbit shot into space. When he lands on the moon he finds Commander X-2 (later known as Marvin Martian) set to blow up planet Earth.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Porky Pig fights to get a room in the only vacant hotel in town. Unfortunately, he must share his room with Daffy Duck, who irritates Porky and makes the night uncomfortable for him.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc
Baseball Bugs (1946)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Bugs plays every defensive position against the Gashouse Gorillas.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Frank Graham
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Bugs Bunny relates his early life in the Manhattan tenements and spotlights his encounter with a gang of canine toughs.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Michael Maltese
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Bugs and Elmer supply new lyrics to Rossini's opera.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Bugs Bunny / Easter Rabbit / Bratty Kid (voice)
Edit

Storyline

The lazy Easter Bunny tricks our redoubtable Bugs into delivering his eggs for him. Bugs Bunny is happy to do it until he encounters a nasty little toddler who sucks a pistol for a pacifier. After nearly getting killed by the boy's hillbilly family, Bugs tries to give the eggs back to the Easter Bunny, who whines some more and gets Bugs to continue with the job. Elmer Fudd is eagerly awaiting the Easter Bunny: he wants "Easter Wabbit stew." Bugs will thwart Elmer by cuddling him in the Tunnel of Love, performing a magic act on his watch, and sending the sadistic brat to beat him on the head. Then Bugs will realize it's time to take revenge on the Easter Bunny. Written by J. Spurlin

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 June 1947 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Osterbunny  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Bugs Bunny's mouth doesn't move when he says to the kid, "Take it easy! Somebody could get hurt, probably me." See more »

Quotes

Easter Rabbit: Remember, keep smiling.
See more »

Connections

References Dead End (1937) See more »

Soundtracks

Sweet Dreams, Sweetheart
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
If you ignore the inconsistency to Elmer's character, it is quite fun
13 March 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Easter Yeggs isn't among the best, but it is very funny and a pleasant enough themed cartoon. I can understand why people mayn't like it, although I was personally satisfied by the ending it is very shocking all the same, and Elmer's character here has an inconsistency that he hunts for food here.If you ignore the inconsistency or at least try to, Easter Yeggs is quite fun. The story is simple but engaging enough, and there are many funny and quotable lines in the dialogue. The animation is crisp and smooth with beautiful colours and the music is lively. I feel this is an instance when the dialogue is better than the sight gags, but most of the sight gags do work, and the voice work is terrific as per usual.Overall, a nice cartoon. 8/10 Bethany Cox


2 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?