MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 151,892 this week

Half-Pint Pygmy (1948)

7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 163 users  
Reviews: 5 user

George and Junior hunt for the world's smallest pygmy.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3690 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 300 titles
created 18 Sep 2013
 
list image
a list of 904 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 150 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 1465 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Half-Pint Pygmy" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Half-Pint Pygmy (1948)

Half-Pint Pygmy (1948) on IMDb 7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Half-Pint Pygmy.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Jerky Turkey (1945)
Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Pilgrims land at Plymouth Rock and found a colony. A very large number of Pilgrims can be seen standing in line... for their cigarette rations. A Pilgrim goes hunting for Thanksgiving ... See full summary »

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Daws Butler, Bill Thompson
Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

To prove he's a true Indian Brave, Big Heel-Watha decides to catch a squirrel - but wouldn't you know it; Screwy Squirrel is the first one he sees...

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Paul Frees, Frank Graham, Wally Maher
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A close look at fishermen and hunters.

Director: Tex Avery
Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The last of Tex Avery's variations on 'Red Hot Riding Hood' (1943), in which the country wolf visits his city cousin, who tries to teach him the rudiments of civilised behaviour when ... See full summary »

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Daws Butler, Colleen Collins, Pinto Colvig
Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Uncle Tom tells the blood curdling story of how the evil Simon Legree tried to foreclose on Tom's simple log cabin.

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Paul Frees
Animation | Mystery | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man is murdered, and the detective tries to find out whodunit. But the house he's investigating is decidedly haunted, and he never knows just what's round the next corner...

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Tex Avery, Billy Bletcher, Richard Haydn
Certificate: Passed Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Bored with chasing Red Riding Hood, the Wolf decides to go after Cinderella, but her fairy godmother takes a shine to him instead - and has an arsenal of magical powers to help achieve her ... See full summary »

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Sara Berner, Frank Graham, Imogene Lynn
Edit

Cast

Uncredited cast:
Tex Avery ...
Junior (voice) (uncredited)
Dick Nelson ...
George (voice) (uncredited)
Edit

Storyline

George and Junior hunt for the world's smallest pygmy.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 August 1948 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(TCM print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Last appearance of George and Junior. See more »

Crazy Credits

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 »

Connections

Spoofs Of Mice and Men (1939) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Banned !
31 January 2004 | by (Ile-de-France / Paris Region, France) – See all my reviews

Tex Avery is very popular in France and supposedly all his cartoons were recently issued on a 4 DVD set. When the set finally came out, all the Tex Avery specialists here ( and there are quite a few of them ) discovered to their absolute disgust and horror that two cartoons had "deliberately" been omitted from the set without any warning from the editor !! Moreover, the editors themselves refused to acknowledge the existence of these two cartoons ( talk about a sick joke ! ) This cartoon is one of the 2 concerned !. The other is called 'Uncle Tom's Cabana'. Totally against censorship and political correctness, I was determined to see Half Pint Pygmy and found it on video cassette. Having watched it a few times, I can't for the life of me think why such a cartoon should have been banned. It's not one of Avery's funniest cartoons ( that privilege goes to Magical Maestro ). it's simply about an excursion to find the smallest pigmy in the world with the usual pursuits etc common to cartoons. In fact it's the pigmy himself who has the last laugh on his pursuers as no one ever manages to catch him !!


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Half Pint Pygmy aoxoltl
Discuss Half-Pint Pygmy (1948) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?