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Little 'Tinker (1948)

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B.O. Skunk tries desperately to win the love of a girl, any girl, and goes to such lengths as imitating Frank Sinatra, vintage 1948.

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B.O. Skunk finds himself attracted to various other animals, but one whiff and they run away. He tries some extreme techniques, including a Frank Sinatra impersonation; that gets the stage mobbed, but they still run away. Finally, he tries camouflaging himself as a fox, only to meet and fall for another skunk disguised as a fox. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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The original working title was Smellbound. See more »

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Featured in MGM Parade: Episode #1.9 (1955) See more »

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Chi mi frena in tal momento?
from "Lucia di Lammermoor"
Music by Gaetano Donizetti
Lyrics by Salvatore Cammarano
Sung with substitute lyrics by the skunk during the "balcony" scene
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A cartoon for Valentine's
19 November 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I loved this cartoon, it is so cute and it's funny at the same time. You know,during the beginning and the middle of this cartoon, I do feel sorry for the little skunk - nobody loves him; until the end that is. The scenes with The Curdina-Bunny and The Frank Sinatra parody were especially hilarious...who would of thought Frankie was quite a stud back then; I am sure he wasn't THAT lanky too.

One more thing I would like mention, I am also a hopeless romantic, I mean I love a good romance - neither movie or cartoon. And this short will be prefect for Valentine's Day, along with Pepe le Pew cartoons; Pepe's my favorite cartoon character and also Valentine's Day is another favorite holiday of mine.


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