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Jerry and Jumbo (1953)

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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Made in 1951 but not released until 1953. 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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Followed by Muscle Beach Tom (1956) See more »

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Love That Pup
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Written by Scott Bradley
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Hilarious and really cute
21 June 2010 | by See all my reviews

The cartoon does start off a tad too slow, and the story is on the predictable side. But Jerry and Jumbo is a rock-solid Tom and Jerry cartoon, that is both hilarious and cute. The animation is really nice and colourful as these cartoons usually are, and the music is delightful. The sight gags serve their purpose well too, the best being the running gag of Jumbo sucking things with his trunk with such powerful force, and the ending is very unexpected in a good way. The pacing is in general brisk and efficient, and the characters are great, the best actually being the very cute elephant Jumbo. Overall, a rock-solid cartoon with a lot going for it. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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