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Little 'Tinker (1948)

B.O. Skunk tries desperately to win the love of a girl, any girl, and goes to such lengths as imitating Frank Sinatra, vintage 1948.

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Tex Avery
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Credited cast:
William Roberts ... (operatic singing voice) (voice) (as Bill Roberts)
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Storyline

B.O. Skunk finds himself attracted to various other animals, but one whiff and they run away. He tries some extreme techniques, including a Frank Sinatra impersonation; that gets the stage mobbed, but they still run away. Finally, he tries camouflaging himself as a fox, only to meet and fall for another skunk disguised as a fox. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 May 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Smellbound See more »

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Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

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Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Featured in MGM Parade: Episode #1.9 (1955) See more »

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A cartoon for Valentine's
19 November 2007 | by ja_kitty_71See all my reviews

I loved this cartoon. It is so cute and it's funny at the same time. You know, during the beginning and the middle of this cartoon, I do feel sorry for the little skunk. Like nobody loves him until the end that is. The scenes with The Curdina-Bunny and The Frank Sinatra parody were especially hilarious. Who would of thought Frankie was quite a stud back then; I am sure he wasn't that lanky too.

One more thing I would like mention, I am also a hopeless romantic. I mean I love a good romance - neither movie or cartoon. Also I thought this short will be prefect for Valentine's Day along with Pepe le Pew cartoons. Pepe's my favorite cartoon character and Valentine's Day is another favorite holiday of mine.


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