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Gift Wrapped (1952)

Approved  |   |  Family, Animation, Short  |  16 February 1952 (USA)
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Sylvester gets a rubber mouse for Christmas, but he much prefers Granny's gift: a new Tweety Bird.

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Sylvester / Tweety / Dog (voice)
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It's Christmas Day in the home of Granny, and her pet cat Sylvester delights at chasing her new Tweety Bird and takes fright at the bulldog unwrapped from under the tree. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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16 February 1952 (USA)  »

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Als Geschenk verpackt  »

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[first lines]
Narrator: 'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
Sylvester: You're just not whistling Dixie, brother!
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In an 18th Century Drawing Room
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Music by Raymond Scott
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Bah Humbug
30 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This animated short can be seen on Disc 3 of the Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume 2, it feature Sylvester cat who I like, Tweety bird who I'm not a fan of, and Granny whom I dislike worse then Tweety bird. Needless to say I really didn't care for this cartoon at all. It's nice that it's unedited for once. But couldn't they unedit the audio for "Bugs Bunny Rides Again" which was actually a good cartoon as well, or at least instead of?. Anyway in this short, it's Christmas time in the household and Granny, Tweety, Sylvester, and the Bulldog (for no reason whatsoever) are up to the usual stuff. Blah.

My Grade: D


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