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Scaredy Cat (1948)

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Porky and Sylvester spend the night in an old dark house, whose horrors only Sylvester sees. His repeated attempts to save Porky from the ghoulish doings of the killer mice infesting the ... See full summary »

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Porky Pig / Mouse in Cuckoo Clock / Sylvester (voice)
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Porky and Sylvester spend the night in an old dark house, whose horrors only Sylvester sees. His repeated attempts to save Porky from the ghoulish doings of the killer mice infesting the place only make the skeptical Porky all the more convinced of Sylvester's cowardice. Written by Paul Penna <tterrace@wco.com>

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18 December 1948 (USA)  »

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Schwein gehabt  »

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When Porky climbs up the stairs to bed, Sylvester is clinging to Porky's back in fright. In the bedroom Porky has removed his clothes but with Sylvester still clinging to his back. How did Porky remove his clothes with Sylvester clinging to him? See more »

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[sign held by the bound and gagged Porky Pig as the mice wheel him off to the guillotine]
Porky Pig: You were right, Sylvester!
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Followed by Jumpin' Jupiter (1955) See more »

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Sweet Dreams, Sweetheart
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Music by M.K. Jerome
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Should Have Been Much Funnier
21 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Porky and Sylvester are checking out their new home, which looks like "The Munsters" mansion or "The Addams Family" house. Sylvester is scared stiff, right from the start entering the spooky house. Porky is just happy to have a house - the only one his real estate agent had to offer. Sylvester won't let go of Porky, literally.

The cartoon didn't live up to its premise and wasn't really that funny. Poor Sylvester is unfairly accused of a few things until the end, so it was a bit frustrating more than funny to watch. Justice did prevail, although the ending also was weak.

Let's be honest: it wasn't one of the Looney Tunes' better efforts.


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