A baby elephant rolls off the circus train and right into Tom's bed. He quickly allies himself with Jerry, and with a rolled-up trunk and some paint, passes himself off as a giant mouse. ... See full summary »
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A baby elephant rolls off the circus train and right into Tom's bed. He quickly allies himself with Jerry, and with a rolled-up trunk and some paint, passes himself off as a giant mouse. The two then keep trading places to the bafflement of Tom. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Jerry og Jumbo  »

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Included as a bonus with the 2005 Warner DVD of Billy Rose's Jumbo (1962). See more »

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At around 6:51, you can see an accidental duplicate frame of Tom on the garage door for a split second as he's running towards the fence. See more »

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Follows Mouse Trouble (1944) See more »

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Love That Pup
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Written by Scott Bradley
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Starts boring, ends a lot better
8 January 2004 | by (The Hague, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

A little circus elephant ends up in the home of Tom and Jerry. When some strange things happen Tom thinks it is Jerry who causes them, but in fact it is the elephant. When Tom gets mad at Jerry the elephant helps the little mouse and they start working together.

The short starts a little boring but once the elephant dresses up as a mouse to give Tom a hard time it gets hilarious and I had a very good time.


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