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Half-Pint Pygmy (1948)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Short, Comedy  |  7 August 1948 (USA)
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George and Junior hunt for the world's smallest pygmy.

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Junior (voice) (uncredited)
Dick Nelson ...
George (voice) (uncredited)
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George and Junior hunt for the world's smallest pygmy.

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Last appearance of George and Junior. See more »

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Before George and Junior shoot themselves in the end, George lowers the end title card. The title card then shakes as two gun shots are heard on the soundtrack. See more »

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Funny, but an odd cartoon, even for a Tex Avery
24 January 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This short is quite funny, but it's an odd one, even for Avery. Part of a series of shorts featuring two characters called George and Junior, most of this centers around the activity of a very small pygmy, somewhat reminiscent of Inki from the Warner Brothers shorts. Unlikely to be in general release due to caricatures, it is worth hunting down nonetheless. Recommended.


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