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Prince Violent (1961)

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Bugs Bunny defends a castle from the Viking invader, Sam the Terrible.

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Bugs Bunny / Yosemite Sam / Elephant / Peasants / Guard (voice)
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Viking Yosemite Sam arrives to storm the castle. But Bugs takes charge of the defenses, and between Bugs' cleverness and Sam's stupidity, the castle is never seriously threatened, even when Sam enlists the help of an elephant. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Spoofs Prince Valiant (1954) See more »

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The Flying Dutchman Overture
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Music by Richard Wagner
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Entertaining Sam & Bugs
8 February 2006 | by See all my reviews

While its not one of my favourite cartoons, I have a soft spot for the hot tempered little Texan/Viking. In the cartoon's opening sequence, it stands to Yosemite Sam's credit that he can send an entire village into a panic by his mere presence.

As the little sword waving warrior drives the entire village inside the castle for refuge,the country's defender Prince Violent(Bugs) comes to the rescue in his own inimitable way.

Good gags and an ingenious use of a large pachyderm pepper the cartoon's plot(Whoops! almost gave that away) and you're left with an otherwise entertaining little cartoon which just might inspire you to watch the classic film "Prince Valiant" on whom Bugs was supposedly based.


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