7.3/10
230
8 user 1 critic

Dog Gone South (1950)

Ever in search of a master, no matter how unwilling, Charlie winds up on a plantation down South and tries to force himself on the owner, a Confederate Colonel. Unfortunately, the Colonel already has a pet bulldog, "Belvedere."

Director:

(as Charles M. Jones)

Writer:

(story)

Star:

Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Wile E. Coyote is once again after the Road Runner, this time resorting to hand grenades, dynamite, falling rocks and a speed potion (which contains vitamins R, P and M).

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Paul Julian
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Two English sparrows adopt the homely hayseed, Beaky Buzzard. Later, his adoptive father tries to teach the dolt to catch chickens.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc, Tedd Pierce, Marian Richman
Honey's Money (1962)
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Yosemite Sam marries a widow for her money, and once the honeymoon is over, the woman reveals her real bossy, loud mouthed manner and introduces Sam to her son - a huge, oafish kid. Sam ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng
Stars: Mel Blanc, June Foray, Billy Booth
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Meadows the butler, fed up with the family cat's practical jokes, walks off the job, leaving the formerly-pampered feline alone and totally helpless, unaware even of what a mouse looks like... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc, Michael Maltese, Tedd Pierce
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Bugs reads "Hiawatha" and winds up being hunted by him.

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

A construction foreman conducts his workers like a symphony orchestra as they build a skyscraper, musically.

Director: Friz Freleng
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Wile E. Coyote tries and fails to catch the Road Runner using a bear trap with a bird seed bait, a jet rocket, an ice-making machine, and a boomerang.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble
Stars: Mel Blanc, Paul Julian
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Daffy takes on a goat sent by Hitler to eat up his scrap pile.

Director: Frank Tashlin
Stars: Mel Blanc, Dorothy Lloyd, Tedd Pierce
Easter Yeggs (1947)
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Bugs Bunny delivers eggs for the lazy Easter Bunny; he encounters a sadistic brat and a rabbit stew-hungry Elmer Fudd.

Director: Robert McKimson
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
Family | Western | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Daffy Duck is a Wild West outlaw named "The Masked Avenger", righter of wrongs and doer of heroic deeds. Porky Pig is his sidekick. Together, they search for Nasty Canasta, a villain whose ... See full summary »

Director: Chuck Jones
Stars: Mel Blanc
Family | Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two cats (one a caricature of Jimmy Durante) battle violently for the affections of a pretty girl cat, who'll dispense her favors on the one who brings her a little bird. Unfortunately for ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Clampett
Stars: Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Sara Berner
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Slug McSlug, a notorious bank robber, is chased by police after his latest heist. He reaches his country hideout, where he is promptly visited by an uninvited Daffy Duck, who is a ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Davis
Stars: Mel Blanc
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Charlie Dog / Colonel / Man kicking Charlie Dog off train / Belvedere (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Ever in search of a master, no matter how unwilling, Charlie winds up on a plantation down South and tries to force himself on the owner, a Confederate Colonel. Unfortunately, the Colonel already has a pet bulldog, "Belvedere."

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 August 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Belveder i pas lutalica  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Charlie Dog: Goodbye, Belvedere. If you're ever up dat way, say hello to my aunt in Boston.
Colonel Shuffle: Boston? Why you cotton-picking Yankee...
Charlie Dog: South Boston, Alabama.
See more »

Connections

Follows Little Orphan Airedale (1947) See more »

Soundtracks

Dixie
(uncredited)
Music by Daniel Decatur Emmett
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
confederate canine
28 October 2008 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

By this point, Charlie Dog had thrice invaded Porky Pig's life, so I guess that Chuck Jones wanted to send the pushy mutt on a new kind of adventure. "Dog Gone South" puts Charlie in the deep South, where he tries to get a southern gentleman to adopt him (the southern gentleman looks like Colonel Shuffle from Jones's earlier "Mississippi Hare"). Charlie doesn't interpret the colonel's current dog as an impediment.

It impressed me to see what Charlie can do on this different kind of adventure, as opposed to being a nuisance to Porky. My favorite of Charlie's cartoons is his debut "Little Orphan Airedale" (the ending reminded me of the Alan Bates movie "King of Hearts"). But I liked his antics here. It looks as though the South may never get over the Civil War! Worth seeing.


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

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?