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Release Date:
19 November 1982 (USA) See more »
Tagline:
The movie that leaves all other sequels behind!
Plot:
Rival book salesmen Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are forced by Sultan Yosemite Sam to read fairy tales to his spoiled, selfish son, Prince Abba-Dabba. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

 

Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny / Daffy Duck / Porky Pig / Yosemite Sam / Sylvester / Sylvester, Jr. / Speedy Gonzales / Tweety / Genie / Hassan / Big Bad Wolf / Beanstalk Giant / Elvis Gorilla / Stork (voice)
Arthur Q. Bryan ... Elmer Fudd (voice)

June Foray ... Granny / Goldimouse / Mrs. Sylvester / Mrs. Elvis Gorilla / Jack's Mother (voice)
Shepard Menken ... Old Storyteller (voice) (as Shep Menken)
Lennie Weinrib ... Prince Abadaba (voice)
Bill Roberts ... Michigan J. Frog (singing voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Friz Freleng (classic cartoons)
Chuck Jones (classic cartoons)
Robert McKimson (classic cartoons)
 
Writing credits
John W. Dunn (story) (as John Dunn) &
David Detiege (story) &
Friz Freleng (story)

John W. Dunn (stories: classic cartoons) (as John Dunn) and
Warren Foster (stories: classic cartoons) &
Chuck Jones (stories: classic cartoons) &
Michael Maltese (stories: classic cartoons) &
Tedd Pierce (stories: classic cartoons)

Produced by
Friz Freleng .... producer
 
Original Music by
Milt Franklyn 
William Lava  (as Bill Lava)
Carl W. Stalling  (as Carl Stalling)
Robert J. Walsh  (as Rob Walsh)
 
Film Editing by
Jim Champin 
 
Production Design by
Robert Givens  (as Bob Givens)
Tom Yakutis  (as Thomas M. Yakutis)
 
Sound Department
Jim Graziano .... sound effects editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Mark Henley .... animation camera operator: Nick Vasu Inc. (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Fred Abranz .... assistant animator: bridging sequences
Jackie Banks .... animation checker: bridging sequences (as Jacqueline Banks)
Warren Batchelder .... animator: bridging sequences
Warren Batchelder .... animator: classic cartoons
Ted Bonnicksen .... animator: classic cartoons
Bob Bransford .... animator: bridging sequences
Bob Bransford .... animator: classic cartoons
Pete Burness .... animator: classic cartoons
William Butler .... background artist: classic cartoons
Ken Champin .... animator: classic cartoons
Gerry Chiniquy .... animator: classic cartoons
Corny Cole .... layout artist: classic cartoons (as Cornelius Cole)
Keith Darling .... animator: classic cartoons
Arthur Davis .... animator: classic cartoons
Arthur Davis .... sequence director (as Art Davis)
Philip DeGuard .... background artist: classic cartoons (as Philip De Guard)
David Detiege .... sequence director
Bill Exter .... key assistant animator: bridging sequences (as William K. Exter)
Edward Faigin .... assistant animator: bridging sequences
Marcia Fertig .... animator: bridging sequences
Holly Forsyth .... assistant animator: bridging sequences
Robert Givens .... layout artist: bridging sequences (as Bob Givens)
George Grandpré .... animator: classic cartoons (as George Grandpre)
Robert Gribbroek .... background artist: classic cartoons
Robert Gribbroek .... layout artist: classic cartoons
Lee Halpern .... animator: classic cartoons
Ken Harris .... animator: classic cartoons
Paul Julian .... background artist: classic cartoons
Terry Lennon .... animator: bridging sequences (as Terrence Lennon)
Art Leonardi .... animator: classic cartoons
Abe Levitow .... animator: classic cartoons
Bob Matz .... animator: bridging sequences
Bob Matz .... animator: classic cartoons
Norm McCabe .... animator: bridging sequences
Maurice Noble .... layout artist: classic cartoons
Jane Nordin .... assistant animator: bridging sequences
Tom O'Loughlin .... background artist: classic cartoons
Bill Perez .... sequence director
Manuel Perez .... animator: classic cartoons
Hawley Pratt .... layout artist: classic cartoons
Tom Ray .... animator: bridging sequences
Tom Ray .... animator: classic cartoons
Virgil Ross .... animator: bridging sequences
Virgil Ross .... animator: classic cartoons
Sonja Ruta .... assistant animator: bridging sequences
Richard H. Thomas .... background artist: bridging sequences
Richard Thompson .... animator: classic cartoons
Lloyd Vaughan .... animator: classic cartoons
Allen Wade .... key assistant animator: bridging sequences
Ben Washam .... animator: classic cartoons
Irv Wyner .... background artist: classic cartoons
Dora Yakutis .... scene planner: bridging sequences
Tom Yakutis .... layout artist: bridging sequences (as Thomas M. Yakutis)
Woody Yocum .... assistant animator: bridging sequences (as Woody Yokum)
 
Editorial Department
Treg Brown .... editor: classic cartoons
Steve New .... negative cutter (as Steven New)
 
Other crew
Kathleen Helppie-Shipley .... assistant to producer (as Kathleen Helppie)
K. Ray Iwami .... assistant to producer
 
Thanks
Chuck Jones .... special thanks
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Bugs Bunny's 1001 Rabbit Tales" - USA (short title)
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Runtime:
74 min
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Language:
Color:
Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Australia:G | Canada:G (Manitoba/Nova Scotia/Quebec) | Canada:F (Ontario) | Spain:T | UK:U | USA:G (No. 26788)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
This is the only Looney Tunes compilation feature to not credit a director for the new bridging animation. Friz Freleng is usually listed as director in unofficial writings about the movie (in books, etc.), but in actuality he is only credited on-screen and in advertising materials as the film's producer.See more »
Quotes:
Tweety:I thought I taw a itty, bitty putty tat!See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Jeanie with the Light Brown HairSee more »

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The Bugs Bunny tales, 24 October 2011

Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are book salesmen.They go different ways to sell books and a lot of fun stuff happens to them.Bugs ends up in Sultan Yosemite Sam's palace, where he is forced to tell tales to Prince Abadaba.Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales (1982) is directed by Friz Freleng, Chuck Jones and Robert McKimson.It has a compilation of classic Warner Bros. shorts.As voice artists you can hear Mel Blanc, who does the voice of Bugs, Daffy, Porky Pig and so on.Arthur Q. Bryan is Elmer Fudd.June Foray (who is 94 years old today!) is Granny and some others.Shepard Menken is Old Storyteller.Lennie Weinrib is Abadaba.Bill Roberts is Michigan J. Frog.I had most fun watching this.As did my 7-year old cousins.It's hilarious when Daffy pretends to be the stuffed duck.Or Sylvester trying to catch the gigantic Tweety in the beanstalk tale.Not to forget Sylvester as the Pied Piper and Speedy Gonzales doing his thing.These Looney Tunes tales are great fun- for both kids and adults.

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