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Wile E. Coyote tries to catch the Road Runner using a sling shot, a grenade in a toy airplane whose propeller detaches and leaves the plane behind, a cannon on a cliff ledge that gives way, and axle grease on his feet that sends him into the path of a train driven by the Road Runner. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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21 January 1961 (USA)  »

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The music heard over the title cards is an original composition by Milt Franklyn. It would later be re-used as the title card for Lickety-Splat (1961). See more »

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Road Runner (Digoutis Hotrodis) See more »

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Followed by Soup or Sonic (1980) See more »

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Frühlingslied (Spring Song)
Music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
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One of the better Roadrunner-Coyote cartoons
27 May 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The story is nothing truly that special, but I loved everything else about it. The animation is great, the colours are lovely, the characters especially Wile E.Coyote are well drawn and the backgrounds are audacious. The music is also a nice touch, and the visual gags especially the one with the magnet are constantly entertaining. The two characters are on top form, Coyote is still crafty and cunning as I have come to know him by and the Roadrunner is great. The pacing is just right as well, fast, furious and fun like I'd come to expect.

Overall, easily one of the better Roadrunner-Coyote cartoons, very entertaining and worth seeing at least once. 9/10 Bethany Cox


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