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Tweety's S.O.S. (1951)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Family, Short  |  22 September 1951 (USA)
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Sylvester Cat stows away aboard a seagoing passenger liner to try and catch Tweety Bird, who is guarded by his mistress, Granny. Sylvester becomes seasick and runs to the sickbay for a ... See full summary »

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Sylvester / Tweety / Ship Captain (voice)
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Sylvester Cat stows away aboard a seagoing passenger liner to try and catch Tweety Bird, who is guarded by his mistress, Granny. Sylvester becomes seasick and runs to the sickbay for a remedy. Tweety mixes nitro into the medicine before Sylvester drinks it. When Granny hits Sylvester with her broom, he is blown sky-high. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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As Sylvester sorts through the garbage cans, he is humming, "A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich, and You". See more »

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Tweety: Ooh, what a hypotwit.
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Referenced in Go Away Stowaway (1967) See more »

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A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich and You
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Music by Joseph Meyer
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A Match Made in Cartoon Heaven
8 February 2004 | by (St. Louis, MO) – See all my reviews

This is one of those Tweety and Sylvester cartoons that made this legendary pair second only to Bugs Bunny in terms of Looney Tunes popularity.

Besides having all of the stock situations for this duo (Sylvester feeding out of garbage cans, the "I tawt I taw a putty tat" line, etc.), Tweety's S.O.S also stars Granny, who is one of those types of supporting characters that these Warner Bros. classics had in abundance to enrich the color and flavor of them. This time out the cat and bird are aboard an ocean liner and the gags that are extracted from this situation are creative and lively.

What a day that was in cartoon history when Friz Freleng decided to pair his Sylvester with the departed Robert Clampett's little yellow bird.


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