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Elmer's Pet Rabbit (1941)

Elmer Fudd spots Bugs in a pet shop window, but after he takes him home Bugs heckles him and complains about having to eat carrots.

Director:

Chuck Jones (as Charles M. Jones)

Writer:

Rich Hogan (story)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
Arthur Q. Bryan Arthur Q. Bryan ... Elmer Fudd (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Elmer Fudd spots Bugs in a pet shop window, but after he takes him home Bugs heckles him and complains about having to eat carrots.

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Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 1941 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kaninchenplage See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Bugs has a different voice than usual in this cartoon. See more »

Quotes

Bugs Bunny: How do you like this guy? He saves my life. And after all the things I've done to him in this picture.
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Connections

Edited into The Wabbit Who Came to Supper (1942) See more »

Soundtracks

Home, Sweet Home
(1823) (uncredited)
Music partly composed, and arranged by H.R. Bishop from a Sicilian air
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Perhaps this is an attempt at "range"!!! LOL
8 September 2003 | by PeachHamBeachSee all my reviews

I agree with a lot of the comments: this Bugs is different. After "A WILD HARE" by Tex Avery, this cartoon seems to be presenting some sort of "cousin" to Bugsy rather than the real thing. I noticed something very weird here: No BUCK TEETH!!! Not to mention this guy spoke in a different voice. Elmer is lovable and actually so is this strange bunny who wears yellow gloves, not white. He has some really funny moments. He does his share of highjinks and heckling, but still, this just isn't the Bugs we all know. So I have a suggestion: either they were still not sure who he was, or maybe he was trying to have some "range" of character!!!

Not a terrible member of the body of work I love, but not my fave either.


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