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Tweet and Sour (1956)

Sylvester Cat tries to catch Tweety Bird in Granny's farm house, but Granny catches Sylvester and warns him if anything ever happens to Tweety, she will have Sylvester turned into violin ... See full summary »

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Sylvester Cat tries to catch Tweety Bird in Granny's farm house, but Granny catches Sylvester and warns him if anything ever happens to Tweety, she will have Sylvester turned into violin strings. A one-eyed orange tabby makes off with Tweety, and Sylvester must rescue the canary to avoid being sent by Granny to the violin string factory. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Granny threatens to send Sylvester to the violin factory if he ever harms Tweety while she's gone. While violin strings are made from 'catgut' made from the intestines of sheep or goats those of the cat are not employed. She is just making an idle threat. See more »

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Tweety: I tawt I taw a putty tat.
Sylvester: You're darn tootin', buster. You did see a pussy cat.
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Marche funèbre (Funeral March)
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Music by Frédéric Chopin
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The Bodyguard
6 September 2016 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

After once again being caught trying to eat Tweety, Sylvester is threatened by Granny that if Tweety is harmed she will sell Sylvester to a violin string factory. So he tries to make sure nothing happens to Tweety, essentially making him Tweety's bodyguard. Enter a hungry one-eyed orange tabby alley cat to make things difficult. Funny short from Friz Freleng with an interesting situation change for Sylvester. Nice colorful animation. Great music and voice work. At one point in this short, Tweety calls Sylvester by his name. Not sure if this is the first time that happened but it does seem rare. Worth a look for fans of the series though it's not one of Sylvester & Tweety's best.


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