MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 39,273 this week

All a Bir-r-r-rd (1950)

6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 316 users  
Reviews: 9 user

Sylvester Cat, Tweety Bird, and a bulldog are passengers on a train. Sylvester's attempts to catch Tweety are thwarted by the bulldog and a conscientious conductor.

Director:

(as I. Freleng)

Writer:

(story)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2071 titles
created 10 Aug 2011
 
a list of 2590 titles
created 08 Feb 2012
 
a list of 238 titles
created 06 Jul 2012
 
a list of 1007 titles
created 18 Feb 2013
 
a list of 1143 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "All a Bir-r-r-rd" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: All a Bir-r-r-rd (1950)

All a Bir-r-r-rd (1950) on IMDb 6.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of All a Bir-r-r-rd.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Elmer Fudd expects to find "west and wewaxation" during his visit to Jellostone National Park, but he sets up camp in Bugs' backyard, and the rabbit (and a neighboring bear) definitely don't have leisure in mind.

Director: Robert Clampett
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Bugs' showbiz career is recounted from babyhood to stardom. Bugs and Elmer Fudd perform the title song.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan, Richard Bickenbach
Rabbit's Kin (1952)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Bugs rescues a young rabbit from Pete Puma and gives lessons on how to heckle.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Wile E. Coyote unsuccessfully chases the Road Runner using such contrivances as a rifle, a steel plate, a dynamite stick on an extending metal pulley, a painting of a collapsed bridge (... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Paul Julian
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Wile E. Coyote consults a "Univac Electric Brain (Do It Yourself)" in his efforts to catch Bugs.

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Bill of Hare (1962)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Tasmanian Devil finds Bugs cooking dinner underneath a beach boardwalk.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Porky is hunting ducks. Daffy is in his sights, but manages to escape repeatedly, mostly with his powers of persuasion.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Three pigs' career as a jazz band is complicated by a wolf they rejected for membership who keeps blowing down their gigs.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Stan Freberg
Family | Musical | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Another entry in the "books come alive" subgenre, with possibly more books coming alive than any other. We begin with some musical numbers, notably the various pages of Green Pastures all ... See full summary »

Directors: Frank Tashlin, Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, The Four Blackbirds, Delos Jewkes
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Wile E. Coyote's plans for catching the Road Runner involve a giant elastic spring, a gun and trampoline, TNT sticks in a barrel, and tornado seeds. The last of these schemes results in the... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Paul Julian
Ant Pasted (1953)
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Elmer Fudd, on a fourth of July picnic, throws some of his firecrackers into an ant colony, and the ants declare all-out war on him.

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sylvester Cat and his son, Junior, live in a dump, and Junior decides to find them a home. He does, but the fat lady who lives there only wants to adopt Junior and separates the kitten from... See full summary »

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc, Nancy Wible
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Sylvester / Tweety / Conductor / Dog (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Sylvester Cat, Tweety Bird, and a bulldog are passengers on a train. Sylvester's attempts to catch Tweety are thwarted by the bulldog and a conscientious conductor. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 June 1950 (USA)  »

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

The title is a parody of the classic announcement made by the train conductor just before the train starts to pull out of the station: All aboard!!! See more »

Goofs

The coal tender has at times the No. 99 on it, or no number at all. Other times it has the letters "S.P. & Q.R." See more »

Quotes

Tweety Bird: [singing and swinging in his cage] I'm a tweet wittle birdie in a guilded cage/ Tweety's my name, but I don't know my age/ I don't have to worry and that is that/ I'm safe in there from that ole puddy tat.
[stops singing and swinging and sees Sylvester]
Tweety Bird: I tawt I taw a puddy tat.
[looks again]
Tweety Bird: I did! I did! I did taw a puddy tat.
See more »

Connections

Edited into The Bugs Bunny Mystery Special (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

William Tell Overture
(uncredited)
Music by Gioachino Rossini
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
All a bor-e-e-d
30 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sylvester cat, Tweety bird, and a bulldog are all on a train. Obviosly Sylvester wants to eat Tweety, but is hampered greatly by the vicious dog, and to a very lesser degree the conductor. This cartoon was not good nor bad it was simply there. It didn't help my theory I formed while watching the previous short on disc 3 "Bad Ol' Putty Tat", because the bird's presence was incidental at best, and it just seemed to me to be a Sylvester versus some random dog cartoon. Basically consisting of said dog beating the snot out of the cat. This animated short can be seen on Disc 3 of the Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume 2.

My Grade: C


1 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Good cartoon, but animators got sloppy on the train. Willisroute2
Discuss All a Bir-r-r-rd (1950) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?