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Guided Muscle (1955)

Approved  |   |  Family, Animation, Short  |  10 December 1955 (USA)
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While cooking a tin can, the Coyote spots a better meal rushing by- the Road Runner. But making himself into a giant arrow doesn't catch the bird, and the book, "How to Tar and Feather a Road Runner", isn't much help either.

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While cooking a tin can, the Coyote spots a better meal rushing by- the Road Runner. But making himself into a giant arrow doesn't catch the bird, and the book, "How to Tar and Feather a Road Runner", isn't much help either.

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birds already have feathers
26 November 2006 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

While most Wile E. Coyote-Road Runner cartoons begin with WEC chasing RR - accompanied by parody scientific names - "Guided Muscle" starts with the former cooking some food before getting interrupted by the latter. Then comes the chase. As always, WEC has a litany of tricks and gadgets in store, but they always get him somehow. There are some repeats from earlier cartoons and some new ones. Probably the best involves WEC trying to tar and feather RR (of course, it doesn't work).

So, even if this cartoon doesn't really add anything new to the cinematic landscape, it's always great to see that the more you try to harm someone, the more you get harmed. Classic.


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