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Racketeer Rabbit (1946)

Edward G. Robinson and Peter Lorre make it home to their hideout only to find Bugs already settled down there for the night.

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Edward G. Robinson and Peter Lorre make it home to their hideout only to find Bugs already settled down there for the night.

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14 September 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bugs Bunny in der Räuberhöhle  »

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Trivia

In the car chase, they pass a sign advertising Hotel Friz, a reference to director Friz Freleng. See more »

Goofs

Rocky gets out of bed and has a gun in a gunbelt around his nightshirt. He says his prayers, gets back in bed then gets out again but now the gun and gunbelt has disappeared. See more »

Quotes

Bugs Bunny: Does Hugo have a cottontail like this? Of course this one's 50% wool.
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References Scarface (1932) See more »

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Battle Music No. 9
Music by 'J. S. Zamecnik'
Played when Bugs gets a drink of water
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Eh, ya wacky loony cahtoon. I'll put one in ya for every second I ain't laughin', see?
14 January 2007 | by See all my reviews

One of the things that I like most about the Looney Tunes cartoons - aside from their full-scale irreverence - is how they play off of the popular culture of their eras. "Racketeer Rabbit" features gangsters Rocky and Hugo (resembling Edward G. Robinson and Peter Lorre, respectively) hiding out in a house where Bugs Bunny is staying. As soon as the rascally rabbit meets the thugs, he makes their lives a living hell. I think that my favorite scene is when they make Bugs talk; if only we all had the courage to do that! And then of course, there's the handing over of the dough.

Anyway, it's totally hilarious. You just might laugh yourself sick. A veritable classic. Of course, I didn't get the cultural references when I was really young.

And don't worry about not laughing: you'll probably spend the whole time in laughter.


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