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Little Rural Riding Hood (1949)

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The last of Tex Avery's variations on 'Red Hot Riding Hood' (1943), in which the country wolf visits his city cousin, who tries to teach him the rudiments of civilised behaviour when ... See full summary »

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City Wolf (voice) (uncredited)
Colleen Collins ...
Country Red (voice) (uncredited)
Pinto Colvig ...
Country Wolf (voice) (uncredited)
Imogene Lynn ...
City Red (voice) (archive sound) (uncredited)
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The last of Tex Avery's variations on 'Red Hot Riding Hood' (1943), in which the country wolf visits his city cousin, who tries to teach him the rudiments of civilised behaviour when watching girls in nightclubs - without, it has to be said, a great deal of success... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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17 September 1949 (USA)  »

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Gosto Não Se Discute  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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Trivia

Country Red is an obvious caricature of radio/film comedienne Judy Canova. See more »

Quotes

[whislting and searching about frantically]
Country Cousin: Howdy do, cousin! Glad to meet ya! Say, where is that Red Riding Hood, huh? Where is she? Hey, Red! Where is that good-lookin' babe? I wanna love her and hug her and kiss her and hug her and...
[City Wolf bangs him on the head with a baseball bat]
City Wolf: Control yourself, cousin. Ms. Riding Hood is not here. You shall meet her this evening at the club. But remember, here in the city we do not shout and whistle at the ladies. Come now. It's top hat and tails, ...
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Soundtracks

Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh!
Music by Abe Olman
Lyrics by Ed Rose
Sung by nightclub singer as "Oh Wolfie, Oh Wolfie, Oh!"
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Two Parodies for the price of one!
6 February 2001 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

In this one, Tex Avery pkes continued fun at his old friends, Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf, but adds a slight twist-he parodies the tale of the Country Mouse and the City Mouse and of course, in true Avery fashion, stands everything on its ear. Tex also proves an old adage-beauty is in the eye of the beholder. All the old Tex Avery signatures are here-eye bulges, double-takes and sight gags galore. Bring the spouse, the kiddies, old Uncle Erasmus, Grampa and the hermit under the floor boards. Great fun will be had by all! Recommended.


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