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The Flying Cat (1951)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Short, Comedy  |  3 December 1951 (USA)
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When Jerry befriends a canary Tom finds it necessary to construct a makeshift pair of wings.

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When Jerry befriends a canary Tom finds it necessary to construct a makeshift pair of wings.

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When Tom is given a 2000 lb. weight, causing him to fall down from the birdhouse, why can the canary easily pick it up and give it to him beforehand? See more »

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Follows The Bowling Alley-Cat (1942) See more »

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Love That Pup
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Written by Scott Bradley
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A flying cat? Could it be?
7 March 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Tom and Jerry is one of my all time favourite cartoons. It is funny, original, well animated and just so much fun to watch. The Flying Cat is a lot of fun, while not the best episode of the cartoon I do recommend it. The pace is a little too hectic in places, but what compensates hugely is for starters the beautiful animation; this episode had lovely backgrounds and lavish colouring. The music was lovely, I particularly took a delight in hearing Chopin and Strauss as Tom's flying motif. And overall, it's funny, no dialogue strictly speaking but plenty of sight gags, all of which were really funny. Tom is his usual dastardly self, Jerry is sweet and clever and the little canary bird friend of Jerry's is a nice addition. Overall, worth watching. 9/10 Bethany Cox


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