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Punch Trunk (1953)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Family, Short  |  19 December 1953 (USA)
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A tiny elephant arrives in the city and spooks various inhabitants.

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Birdbath Owner / Asylum Collector / John / Drunk / Circus Cat / Dr. Robert Bruce Cameron (voice)
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A tiny elephant emerges from a banana boat and wanders about town, causing an uproar among the populace. Sightings are attributed variously to mass hysteria, insanity and dipsomania. Written by Paul Penna <tterrace@wco.com>

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Quirky Warner bros. cartoon one shot.
2 September 2000 | by (Somewhere in New Jersey) – See all my reviews

Screwy one shot in which a tiny elephant escapes from a banana boat and causes havoc on a town, raiding a doll-house , a bird-bath, and a circus, among other things. It's funny mostly for its surrealism , and not because of the humor. By Chuck Jones , the famous animator. He made a series of one-shots during the late-40s' to mid-50s', which this is one of.


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