A baby kangaroo, Hippety Hopper, breaks free from a crate at the Zoo Office and hops into the house of Sylvester Cat and his son, Junior. They mistake Hippety for a giant mouse, and ... See full summary »

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A baby kangaroo, Hippety Hopper, breaks free from a crate at the Zoo Office and hops into the house of Sylvester Cat and his son, Junior. They mistake Hippety for a giant mouse, and Sylvester is pummelled again and again by the playful kangaroo, causing Junior to put a paper bag over his head in shame for his father. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Sylvester: You're getting to be a big boy, son. And there comes a time where we must discuss some of the mysteries of life.
Sylvester Jr: Certainly, Father. What is it you wish to know?
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Wintermärchen
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aka "Hearts and Flowers"
Music by Alphons Czibulka
Played when Sylvester expresses his shame
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Entertaining cartoon, with Sylvester and Hippety Hopper
24 March 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

While the story has its predictabilities, this is a fun and entertaining cartoon with a number of interesting gags to name a few. Also well done are the colourful, vibrant animation and the quirky music. Not to mention stellar vocal performances from Mel Blanc(as pretty much always) as Sylvester and Sylvester Jnr. It is Hippety Hopper, the ever bouncing but cute baby kangaroo who comes close to stealing the show, as Sylvester, as ravenous as ever mistakes him for a big mouse.

Overall, this mayn't be the best or the most memorable of the Looney Tunes episodes, but it is very fun and entertaining, as you would expect from Looney Tunes. 9/10 Bethany Cox


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