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Director:
Writer:
Warren Foster (story)
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Release Date:
17 September 1955 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Starving Mexican mice want access to a cheese factory guarded by Sylvester Cat and send for Speedy Gonzales... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Won Oscar. See more »
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Cast

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Mel Blanc ... Speedy Gonzales / Sylvester / Various Mice (voice)
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Stan Freberg ... Mice (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Friz Freleng  (as I. Freleng)
 
Writing credits
Warren Foster (story)

Produced by
Edward Selzer .... producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Carl W. Stalling (uncredited)
 
Film Editing by
Treg Brown (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Treg Brown .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Ted Bonnicksen .... animator
Gerry Chiniquy .... animator
Arthur Davis .... animator
Hawley Pratt .... layout artist
Irv Wyner .... background artist
 
Music Department
Carl W. Stalling .... musical director (as Carl Stalling)
Milt Franklyn .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
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Additional Details

Runtime:
7 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
USA:Approved (certificate #16888) | USA:Not Rated (video release)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Although this is the second appearance of Speedy Gonzales (his first outing was in Cat-Tails for Two (1953)), he was re-designed after his debut and this is the first appearance of Speedy as we know him today.See more »
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0 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Speedy's 2nd appearance, 27 October 2007
Author: Julia Arsenault (ja_kitty_71) from Canada

Speedy Gonzales is another one of my favorite Looney Tunes characters along with Bugs Bunny,Pepe le Pew,Tweety and the lesser-known Hubie & Bertie.

This award-winning short one of my favorites from Speedy's filmography (marking this short his 2nd appearance - being that his first appearance is in a Bob McKimson cartoon called "Cat-Tails for Two" and he didn't quite look the way we know him now).

I love Sylvester on all fours, when guarding the cheese factory, it kind of cracks me up; and I love the pseudo-Spanish conversation between Speedy and the mouse villager.

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