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Katnip Kollege (1938)

At the Katnip Kollege, we see a roomful of cats taking a course in Swingology. Everyone swings except Johnny, who can't cut it and has to sit in the dunce chair. Miss Kitty Bright tells him... See full summary »

Directors:

Cal Dalton, Cal Howard

Writer:

Dave Monahan (story)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Vocal Talents (voice) (uncredited)
Johnnie Davis ... Johnny Cat (voice) (uncredited)
George MacFarland George MacFarland ... Mr. Jones (voice) (uncredited)
Poley McClintock ... Frog Voice Vocal (voice) (uncredited)
Cliff Nazarro ... Vocal Talents (voice) (uncredited)
The Pied Pipers The Pied Pipers ... Vocalists (voice) (uncredited)
Mabel Todd ... Kitty Bright (voice) (uncredited)
Dave Weber Dave Weber ... Vocal Talents (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

At the Katnip Kollege, we see a roomful of cats taking a course in Swingology. Everyone swings except Johnny, who can't cut it and has to sit in the dunce chair. Miss Kitty Bright tells him to look her up when he learns how to swing. Finally, listening to the pendulum clock at night, Johnny gets the beat. He rushes out to where everyone is playing and sings "Easy As Rollin' Off a Log" to Kitty Bright. She joins in; he grabs a trumpet for an instrumental break, with the complete band. They both fall off a log; she covers him with kisses. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 June 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Faculdade Felina See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Included as an extra in the Warner DVD of 'The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)' See more »

Connections

References Along Flirtation Walk (1935) See more »

Soundtracks

We're Working Our Way Through College
(uncredited)
Music by Richard A. Whiting
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Entertaining
16 January 2009 | by suchenwiSee all my reviews

I wouldn't call this a perfect film, or spend any effort to obtain it by itself, but if you get it anyway (in my case, as part of the Warner Night at the Movies extra suite on the Adventures of Robin Hood 1938), it provides decent, if somehow museum-like entertainment, and contributes to the viewer feeling like back in 1938 (the included newsreel reports that Hitler has annected Austria). Colors look a bit faded, humor is not worth mentioning, but the swing music was pleasant to me.

And that Kitty girl moved nicely lasciviously, though Betty Boop was better at that :^)


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