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Director:
Writer:
Warren Foster (story)
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Release Date:
23 August 1958 (USA) See more »
Plot:
Court jester Bugs races against the Black Knight (Yosemite Sam) and his sneezing dragon in pursuit of the Singing Sword. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
Won Oscar. See more »
User Reviews:
The Oscar Winner See more (12 total) »

Cast

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Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny / Yosemite Sam / King Arthur / Sir Osis of Liver / Sir Loin of Beef / The Dragon / Knights (voice)

Directed by
Friz Freleng 
 
Writing credits
Warren Foster (story)

Produced by
John W. Burton .... producer
 
Original Music by
Milt Franklyn 
 
Film Editing by
Treg Brown 
 
Sound Department
Treg Brown .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Gerry Chiniquy .... animator
Arthur Davis .... animator (as Art Davis)
Tom O'Loughlin .... background artist
Hawley Pratt .... layout artist
Virgil Ross .... animator
 
Music Department
Milt Franklyn .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
6 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:
Canada:G (Nova Scotia) | Finland:S | UK:U | USA:Approved

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The only Bugs Bunny cartoon to ever win an Academy Award.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Bugs runs into the door at the base of the tower (chased by Sam the Black Knight and the dragon), he is holding the Singing Sword. When he ducks out and locks his adversaries inside, he is missing the sword. Later, leaving the castle, he has it again.See more »
Quotes:
Sam:Open that bridge, varmit! Open it, I say!
[the drawbridge drops on top of Sam]
Sam:Close it! Close it! Close it up again!
[Drawbridge opens, leaving a flattened Sam]
Sam:Okay, rabbit, you forced me to use force!
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Soundtrack:
Aloha OeSee more »

FAQ

Which series is this from: Looney Tunes or Merrie Melodies?
List: Warner Bros. cartoons that won Academy Awards
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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
The Oscar Winner, 23 December 2001
Author: kenny_c_hueholt

I think this cartoon truly did deserve an Oscar it was hilarious. I especially like when Yosemite Sam/The Black Knight shoots himself out of a cannon and crashes into the wall and when he gets flattened by the drawbridge. Classic line: Sam: "Don't sneeze, you stupid dragon, or you'll blow us to the moon." Sure enough, that's what happens. Highly recommended.

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