An alley cat disguises himself as an abandoned baby in order to con his way inside the house of Tom and Jerry.
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An alley cat is foraging for food when he sees Tom's house and decides it's a rich haul. He dresses as a foundling baby and lands on the doorstep. Tom takes him in and Butch proceeds to raid the fridge between Tom's babying him. What he doesn't know is that Jerry's going to grab the ham Butch swiped every chance he gets. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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14 August 1954 (USA)  »

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Flirten will gelernt sein  »

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The refrigerator door handle changes from right to left and the refrigerator door hinges change from left to right. See more »

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Followed by Cannery Rodent (1967) See more »

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I Got Out of Bed on the Right Side
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Music by Arthur Schwartz
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Baby love at its funniest?
3 August 2001 | by (Thatcham, United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Butch, a black alleycat, is trying to find food, and spots some at the house where Tom and Jerry live, so he poses as a hungry waif to get him inside where the fully-packed refrigerator is; he just has to find his moment when neither Tom nor Jerry will foil his plan, but this proves tricky... As usual, well-timed gags rule the roost and provide a chuckle or two, even if it isn't exactly a classic.


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