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The Two Mouseketeers (1951)

This Tom and Jerry cartoon is set in 17th century France. Tom, who is a soldier in the King's castle, is assigned to guard the food laid out on a banquet table. Jerry and a smaller mouse ... See full summary »
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Francoise Brun-Cottan ...
Nibbles (voice) (uncredited)
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This Tom and Jerry cartoon is set in 17th century France. Tom, who is a soldier in the King's castle, is assigned to guard the food laid out on a banquet table. Jerry and a smaller mouse companion, two wandering "mouseketeers," make the situation miserable for Tom as they abscond with (and occasionally eat) all the food they can. Written by David Glagovsky <dglagovsky@prodigy.net>

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15 March 1952 (USA)  »

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De to musketerer  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Included in Warner Home Video's 2005 DVD release of Ivanhoe (1952). See more »

Goofs

Nibbles sings the song "Alouette" while he is making a sandwich. The song is French-Canadian, not French, and was not published until the latter half of the 19th century, well after the 18th-century setting of this cartoon, making this anachronistic as well. See more »

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Follows Slicked-up Pup (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Soldiers of Fortune
Music by Sigmund Romberg
Lyrics by Gus Kahn
Performed by studio orchestra and chorus
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One of a series that have Jerry and Nibbles as swordsmice in France.

This cartoon, winner of an Oscar, is one of several that have Tom and Jerry channeling Errol Flynn and Basil Rathbone (Nibbles seems to be channelling Eugene Pallette) and its all great fun. A marvelous cartoon, not my favorite of them, but excellent nonetheless. That its not in-print (with the others is sad. Cartoon Network does run it frequently though, so watch it, by all means. Most recommended.


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