Wilbur the Wanted is a dog falsely accused of drowning Moe Hare, the Bent-Eared Rabbit. But Moe Hare is still alive; and Wilbur must evade Detective Seamus until he can prove it. While on the run, Wilbur checks into the Potted Palms Hotel. Little does he know that Moe Hare is working there as a bellboy: his hat covers up his telltale bent ear. Written by
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This cartoon short is a failed pilot for a proposed series called "Wilbur the Wanted", a spoof of The Fugitive
(1963), featuring a dog named Wilbur who is falsely accused of drowning Moe Hare, the Bent-Eared Rabbit. Moe Hare is still alive; and it's up to Wilbur to prove it, while eluding Detective Seamus and the rest of the police. See more
Spoofs The Fugitive