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Canary Row (1950)

Sylvester Cat spots Tweety Bird in a San Fransisco apartment and tries to gain access but cannot make it past Granny or the cat-hating desk clerk.

Director:

Friz Freleng (as I. Freleng)

Writer:

Tedd Pierce (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Sylvester / Tweety / Desk Clerk / Monkey (voice)
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Storyline

Sylvester Cat spots Tweety Bird in a San Fransisco apartment and tries to gain access but cannot make it past Granny or the cat-hating desk clerk. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 1950 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Verkleidungskünstler See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

First appearance of Granny. See more »

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Featured in The Bugs Bunny Show: Episode #1.5 (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Alouette
(uncredited)
Traditional
Played by the organ grinder when Sylvester tempts the monkey with a banana
Also played when Sylvester is in the monkey suit while in the room
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Tweety and Sylvester's Canary Row introduces us to Granny
8 January 2008 | by tavmSee all my reviews

With this cartoon, Sylvester the Cat has a new obstacle in trying to catch the Tweety Bird: His owner, Granny, as originally voiced by Bea Benaderet (June Foray would later take over). She may be elderly but she can still belt the cat with the best of them! Other obstacles include an 800 pound weight and Sylvester's miscalculation in the distance from his building to Tweety's in using a rope to swing from one place to another. The cat also disguises himself as a monkey at one point. Since Friz Freling is the director, look for his name on one of the buildings as a drink with "Six Delicious Flavors". This was on disc 4 of The Looney Tunes Golden Collection, Vol. 1. Very funny and highly recommended.


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