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My Bunny Lies Over the Sea (1948)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Short, Comedy  |  4 December 1948 (USA)
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Bugs Bunny destroys a Scotsman's bagpipes and ends up challenging him at golf.

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Bugs Bunny / MacRory (voice)
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Bugs Bunny takes the wrong turn at Albuquerque and ends up tunneling into Scotland (!). There he immediately attacks a horrible monster engulfing a defenseless old lady. Only it turns out the "monster" is a set of bagpipes and the "old lady" is a man in a kilt. Bugs thinks this is indecent and throws a barrel over the Scotsman. This is too much, and the angry Scotsman tries to blow out Bugs's brains. Soon the two opponents settle the matter more civilly - with a game of golf. Bugs's golfing strategy leaves most of his scruples buried under a divot. The infuriated Scotsman suggests one more contest, again underestimating the quick-witted bunny. Written by J. Spurlin

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4 December 1948 (USA)  »

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Pernalonga na Escócia  »

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The title is based on the song "My Bonnie Lies over the Ocean", a traditional Scottish folk song which remains popular in Western culture. See more »

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MacRory: [picking up a spent bullet from his gun and loading it back in] It's been in the family for years.
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Referenced in Space Jam (1996) See more »

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My Bunny Lies Over the Sea is another funny Chuck Jones Bugs Bunny cartoon
31 December 2007 | by (Baton Rouge, La.) – See all my reviews

Having once again realized he "should've taken that left turn at Albuquerque", Bugs winds up in Scotland where he already finds trouble when he mistakes a Scotsman in his kilts playing a bagpipe for an old lady being attacked by a monster and "kills" the instrument. From there, insults fly fast as the kilt-wearing man whose voice partially resembles Yosemite Sam challenges the rabbit to a game of golf. As with Sam, Bugs changes one word that makes his opponent accept one of his plays as a "hole-in-one" despite fifty-five tries! None of the stuff Bugs does would be acceptable in the golf rule book but they're pretty hilarious nonetheless! That last gag is a topper! Another funny outing from Chuck Jones and Michael Maltese.


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