Bugs argues with the cartoonist who creates him over how he should be drawn.

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Bugs argues with the cartoonist who creates him over how he should be drawn.

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11 June 1955 (USA)  »

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Quotes

Bugs Bunny: [Notices his ears are missing] Ears!
[the animator draws on a pair of human ears; Bugs feels the lobes with his finger]
Bugs Bunny: Not human ears, my friend - rabbit ears. Long ones.
[Animator erases the human ears and draws on long rabbit ears that trail along the ground]
Bugs Bunny: Don't be so dang literal!
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Connections

Featured in Happy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney Years (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

Jingle Bells
(uncredited)
Music by James Pierpont
Played when Bugs has stockings on his ears
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Daffy works much better in Duck Amuck (1953) but this is good entertainment anyway.
18 December 2003 | by (Karachi, Pakistan) – See all my reviews

I think this cartoon was released to enhance the success that Daffy Duck's Duck Amuck (1953) achieved by using an even more famous and loved character in Bugs Bunny (better-loved for an unknown reason). It did not work. Though it's funny and I like it, Daffy is the kind of character that is supposed to do this kind of thing. Bugs just isn't himself when at the recieving end of torment. But I guess it shows his other side. But as always, you still get some Jones hallmarks, like the vivid use of colour, good verbal comedy and great animation and expression. The score complements all of that, but as Bugs takes on several forms through the animator's whim, he doesn't feel like Bugs except he continues to crunch his carrot even when he has been drastically modified. Duck Amuck was a better cartoon, much, much better. But this is entertainment, and a funny cartoon is a funny cartoon, I'll admit. So if you look for nothing but seven minutes of a good cartoon, I recommend this one. Good to see it's in print.


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