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Strangled Eggs (1961)

Foghorn Leghorn courts Miss Prissy when a foundling is left on her doorstep. It is Henery the Chicken Hawk. Prissy decides to keep little Henery even though he has a natural appetite for ... See full summary »

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Foghorn Leghorn courts Miss Prissy when a foundling is left on her doorstep. It is Henery the Chicken Hawk. Prissy decides to keep little Henery even though he has a natural appetite for poultry, particularly Foghorn's arm. So, Foghorn decides to do away with the little Hawk while Prissy isn't looking. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Foghorn Leghorn: I got, I say I got this boy as fidgety as a bubble dancer with a slow leak.
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Tip-Toe thru' the Tulips with Me
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Music by Joseph A. Burke
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"Squab schmob -- I'm a chicken hawk!"
9 September 2015 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Foghorn's out of food and winter's coming so he decides to court Miss Prissy to get food. But everybody's favorite little chicken hawk, Henery, shows up to spoil those plans. The last Foghorn Leghorn short to feature both Miss Prissy and Henery Hawk, two wonderful supporting characters that don't often get their due. It's a very funny short with several amusing gags and likable characters. Your time is always well-spent with a cartoon featuring these three. Wonderful voicework from Julie Bennett and the incomparable Mel Blanc. Good music and nice, colorful animation. You never know what kind of quality you'll get from a Looney Tunes or Merrie Melodies short from the 1960s but, thankfully, this one is very enjoyable.


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