Rocket-riding Bugs runs into Marvin Martian whom is about to destroy the Earth.

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Bugs Bunny / Marvin the Martian / Countdown Voice (voice)
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While Bugs is sleeping, a rocket is placed over his hole. He climbs abord and finds himself in space, where Marvin the Martian has finished his laboratory research and is about to destroy the Earth; it's up to Bugs to save the world. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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29 March 1958 (USA)  »

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Up in the Hare  »

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The title is based on the Ella Fitzgerald song "Stairway to the Stars". See more »

Goofs

Marvin creates three creatures to capture Bugs. Bugs disposes of one by tricking it via the scooter type vehicles, but then runs into three creatures when there should only be two left. See more »

Quotes

Marvin the Martian: Oh goody! My illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator.
[Kaboom]
Marvin the Martian: Well, back to the old drawing board.
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
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from the French melody "Ah ! vous dirai-je, Maman" (music first published 1761)
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I think someone made a mistake here...
15 June 2007 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

Occasionally I like to browse Google using the search term "banned cartoons" as many of these suppressed films are interesting--especially from a historical point of view. With most of these cartoons I can understand why Disney and Warner Brothers have decided to withdraw them from general distribution, as they have some horribly insensitive and hurtful portrayals of minorities. However, SOME of them are excellent entertainment and aren't the least bit offensive to anyone other than a humorless corporate executive. Now why THIS PARTICULAR one was removed from circulation is beyond me and I wonder if it has NOT been pulled by Warner--especially since it features the ever-popular Marvin the Martian. Was, perhaps, someone offended because it made fun of aliens? I doubt it and seriously think this film was never repressed and someone labeled it "banned" incorrectly.

Now as for this cartoon, this is one of the most famous Warner toons and has been very popular with audiences over the years. Bugs accidentally gets shot into space where he meets Marvin--who is about to blow up the Earth since it obstructs his view of Venus!! Very funny stuff and featuring the best Chuck Jones-inspired artwork.


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