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Easter Yeggs (1947)

Bugs Bunny delivers eggs for the lazy Easter Bunny; he encounters a sadistic brat and a rabbit stew-hungry Elmer Fudd.

Director:

Robert McKimson

Writer:

Warren Foster (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny / Easter Rabbit / Bratty Kid (voice)
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Storyline

The lazy Easter Bunny tricks our redoubtable Bugs into delivering his eggs for him. Bugs Bunny is happy to do it until he encounters a nasty little toddler who sucks a pistol for a pacifier. After nearly getting killed by the boy's hillbilly family, Bugs tries to give the eggs back to the Easter Bunny, who whines some more and gets Bugs to continue with the job. Elmer Fudd is eagerly awaiting the Easter Bunny: he wants "Easter Wabbit stew." Bugs will thwart Elmer by cuddling him in the Tunnel of Love, performing a magic act on his watch, and sending the sadistic brat to beat him on the head. Then Bugs will realize it's time to take revenge on the Easter Bunny. Written by J. Spurlin

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 June 1947 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El conejo de Pascua See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. 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

A "yegg" is a slang term for a burglar or safecracker. See more »

Goofs

Bugs Bunny's mouth doesn't move when he says to the kid, "Take it easy! Somebody could get hurt, probably me." See more »

Quotes

Easter Rabbit: Every year I get some dumb bunny to do my work for me.
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Connections

References Dick Tracy (1945) See more »

Soundtracks

Some Sunday Morning
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome and Ray Heindorf
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If I do not watch this for ten years, I will not remember the good parts of this - as there were not very many.
7 June 2008 | by MightyzebraSee all my reviews

Interesting story: I had seen the very end of this short WAY before I saw the actual short. It is a very shocking ending (and I am not giving too much of a spoiler here) and I was very scared by it. When I saw the whole episode on YouTube, it calmed me down a bit to know what happened before the end, but I still didn't like the episode very much.

The only things I really liked about this episode were the animation and Bugs Bunny - most of the time. Oh yes - Elmer Fudd was quite good as well and some of the quotes are worth remembering.

What I did not like about this episode was the violence and the fact that there was only one really funny joke.

I recommend this to people who like very fast, rather mean Looney Tunes episodes. I hope you enjoy this more than I did - and if you did not, welcome to the crowd.


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