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Wile E. Coyote tries to catch the Road Runner with a grenade, a bow, a rope, invisible paint, a gun disguised as a peep show, and a rocket that tunnels him through the Earth to arrive in the Orient, where a Japanese Road Runner greets him. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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The title comes from the novel "War and Peace" by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, published in 1869 and is considered one of the most celebrated works of fiction. See more »

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if you dig a hole through the earth...
10 July 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

As Chuck Jones saw that Warner Bros. was closing the animation department, he probably decided that he should direct one last Road Runner-Wile E. Coyote cartoon. "War and Pieces" has Road "Burn-em Upus Asphaltus" Runner and Wile E. "Caninus Nervous Rex" Coyote doing their usual stuff until WEC throws a wrench in the works. He uses a rocket pack to try and catch RR, but it turns around and sends him burrowing all the way through earth until he comes out in China...where he meets a Chinese RR! Are these sadistic birds trying to take over the world or something? So, it was good to see Chuck direct one last cartoon before leaving the studio, if nothing else. Worth seeing.


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