Sylvester Cat spots Tweety Bird in a San Fransisco apartment and tries to gain access but cannot make it past Granny or the cat-hating desk clerk.

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Sylvester Cat spots Tweety Bird in a San Fransisco apartment and tries to gain access but cannot make it past Granny or the cat-hating desk clerk. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Trivia

As in Putty Tat Trouble (1951), we can see a sign on the building directly adjacent to Tweety's that says, Drink Friz! 6 Delicious Flavours. It is a reference to Friz Freleng, but slightly altered. In Putty Tat Trouble (1951), it was referenced as a gelatin dessert. Now it's a drink. See more »

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Featured in Behind the Tunes: Blanc Expressions (2003) See more »

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Shuffle Off to Buffalo
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Music by Harry Warren
Played when Sylvester is chased by the trolley
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19 April 2009 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Canary Row (1950)

*** (out of 4)

Tweety Bird is safely in his cage when Sylvester decides to try and kidnap him for dinner. Sylvester seems to have the upper hand until Granny comes to the rescue. This here isn't the best Tweety/Sylvester short out there but the real star is Granny who clearly steals the film. The feisty old lady still knows how to throw a few punches and her protection of Tweety is the main reason to see this film. Believe it or not this series was never one of my favorites but this one here is an enjoyable seven-minutes with some nice laughs and good action.


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