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Rabbit Punch (1948)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Family, Short  |  10 April 1948 (USA)
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Heckling the Champ gets Bugs into the world championship fight as the challenger.

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Bugs Bunny / Ring Announcer (voice)
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Heckling the Champ gets Bugs into the world championship fight as the challenger.

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Quotes

[after film "breaks"]
Bugs Bunny: Ladies and gentlemen. Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to continue with this picture. And, eh, confidentially, that film didn't exactly break.
[holds up scissors, winks at audience]
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Featured in Happy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney Years (1990) See more »

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The Black Horse Troop
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Music by John Philip Sousa
Played during the opening credits
Also played during Rounds 48 and 73
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Definitely worth watching
8 May 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Rabbit Punch reminded me very much of Bunny Hugged, except I think Rabbit Punch is better, the pacing is more secure here for one thing. The story may be nothing special, but what does compensate are some wonderful, colourful animation and a beautifully orchestrated music score. What also added to the sense of fun was some nice witty dialogue and clever visual gags. Not to mention a great performance from Bugs, voiced as ever with real exuberance by the one and only Mel Blanc, who immortalised these great cartoons and characters that shaped my childhood, and for that I am very grateful. Overall, a very good Bugs Bunny cartoon, that is definitely worth watching. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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