MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 18,776 this week

Fast and Furry-ous (1949)

7.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.9/10 from 954 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 1 critic

The very first cartoon in Warner Bros. popular Wile E. Coyote and Roadrunner series of cartoons. This one has the Coyote chasing the Roadrunner using a rather ingenious invention combining a fridge, a meat grinder, ice cubes, and skis.

Director:

(as Charles M. Jones)

Writer:

(story)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 141 titles
created 18 Oct 2010
 
Own
a list of 1496 titles
created 10 Jun 2012
 
a list of 905 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
 
a list of 3690 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 
a list of 54 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Fast and Furry-ous (1949)

Fast and Furry-ous (1949) on IMDb 7.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Fast and Furry-ous.

User Polls

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Little Henery the Chicken Hawk wants to prove he's big enough to hunt chickens, but he doesn't know what a chicken is. He labels Foghorn Leghorn a loud-mouthed shnook and dismisses him, ... See full summary »

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc
Family | Western | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Daffy Duck plays a western hero, but things don't go as he hoped in a one horse town.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, John T. Smith
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Starving Mexican mice want access to a cheese factory guarded by Sylvester Cat and send for Speedy Gonzales, the fastest mouse in all Mexico, to breeze past Sylvester and obtain the cheese ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Bugs is tricked into being the first rabbit shot into space. When he lands on the moon he finds Commander X-2 (later known as Marvin Martian) set to blow up planet Earth.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A sneaker-wearing, hairy monster chases Bugs through a castle belonging to an evil scientist.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Daffy Duck pitches to J.L. Warner a starring role with himself in a ridiculously over the top swashbuckler film.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A sheepdog thwarts the efforts of a thieving wolf whose tricks include altering the time clock, hiding in a bush, imitating Pan, digging a tunnel, unleashing a wildcat and disguising himself as the dog's coworker.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Baseball Bugs (1946)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Bugs plays every defensive position against the Gashouse Gorillas.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Frank Graham
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A sudden rainstorm floods Bugs Bunny's rabbit hole and puts him in the path of an Evil Scientist and of Rudolph, a beast that is covered in orange fur and shod in sneakers.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, John T. Smith
Rabbit Fire (1951)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Daffy Duck and Bugs argue back and forth whether it is duck season or rabbit season. The object of their arguments is hunter Elmer Fudd.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Scaredy Cat (1948)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

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 »

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Yosemite Sam tries to force Bugs Bunny to do a high-diving act when the regular act cancels; but the bullying pipsqueak is no match for our redoubtable rabbit.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Coyote Effects (voice)
Edit

Storyline

In their first appearance in a Warner Bros. cartoon, the Coyote (Carnivorous vulgaris) and The Road Runner (Accelerati incredibulis) launch their neverending series of chases through the desert, and The Coyote begins his relationship with the Acme Corporation in his quest for the perfect Road Runner-catching device. Written by Paul Penna <tterrace@wco.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 September 1949 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Fetzig und hetzig  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

First appearance of both Wile E. Coyote and Road Runner, collectively and individually. See more »

Goofs

When Wile is tossing the boomerang up and down his tail disappears for a few frames. See more »

Crazy Credits

Coyote (Carnivarious Vulgaris) See more »

Connections

Followed by Scrambled Aches (1957) See more »

Soundtracks

Jingle Bells
Music by James Pierpont
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
This is the first of the Wile E/Road Runner shorts
18 January 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This short marks the first appearance by either Wile E. Coyote or The Road Runner on-screen. Wile E. is really the star here and a more interesting character, to be sure, but their relationship is really a symbiotic one. Without each other, neither would have had success in films. This short more or less sets the tone for the series: lots of sight gags and a probable increase in Wile E. insurance premiums, while his insurance agent lives on antacids and his agent checks on his remaining hit points with each accident. Most certainly a gem and worth watching. Recommended.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Fast and Furry-ous (1949) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?