A baby seal escapes from the circus and ends up in Jerry's backyard pond. Tom finds out soon enough when Jerry grabs a fish from Tom's plate, and when the circus offers a $10,000 reward, ... See full summary »
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A baby seal escapes from the circus and ends up in Jerry's backyard pond. Tom finds out soon enough when Jerry grabs a fish from Tom's plate, and when the circus offers a $10,000 reward, his goal is clear. After some straightforward chases, Tom disguises himself in an inner tube to lure the seal and gets caught by the circus's own patrol. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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14 June 1952 (USA)  »

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Hylje karkuteillä  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Followed by Timid Tabby (1957) See more »

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Springtime Voices Waltz
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Music by Johann Strauss
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Aww, how cute!
16 July 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I have seen quite a few cartoons that are very cute and funny, and they have really cute supporting characters. Little Runaway is one of those cartoons. In fact, it has become one of my favourite Tom and Jerrys for that primary reason. The animation is beautiful, the colours especially look amazing, while the music compliments the visuals perfectly. The sight gags and chases are unpredictable and funny, I especially loved Jerry's dance routine with the fish, and also the ending, I too don't think Tom would have given in too easily to do something possibly that humiliating. As I've said, Little Runaway is also so cute, thankfully not cute to the point of your teeth falling out, but cute to the point of reaching into the television and hug the characters. Tom and Jerry are both great to watch, but the baby seal steals their thunder just by being so adorable, especially when he communicates in seal language why he's run away and that he doesn't want to go back. Overall, a must watch for Tom and Jerry fans. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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