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Ain't She Tweet (1952)

Approved | | Family, Animation, Short | 21 June 1952 (USA)
Sylvester Cat discovers Tweety Bird in a pet store window. Tweety is taken to be delivered by truck to a new owner - Granny. Sylvester chases the delivery truck to Granny's home, where ... See full summary »

Director:

Friz Freleng (as I. Freleng)

Writer:

Warren Foster (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Sylvester / Tweety / Dogs / Old Man (voice)
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Storyline

Sylvester Cat discovers Tweety Bird in a pet store window. Tweety is taken to be delivered by truck to a new owner - Granny. Sylvester chases the delivery truck to Granny's home, where Granny has a huge, fenced-in area for her army of bulldogs. Sylvester makes several unsuccessful attempts to pass the dogs and reach Tweety inside Granny's house. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 June 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Schlafende Hunde soll man nicht wecken See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The title refers to the 1927 song "Ain't She Sweet" composed by Milton Ager with lyrics by Jack Yellen, which became a Tin Pan Alley standard. See more »

Goofs

The positioning of the "Beware of Dogs" sign changes between scenes. On at least one occasion, the sign does not appear at all. See more »

Connections

Edited into The Jet Cage (1962) See more »

Soundtracks

Fiddle Dee Dee
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Sung by Tweety
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Is this Sylvester's eternal doom?!
29 September 2007 | by Lee EisenbergSee all my reviews

While most of the Sylvester/Tweety pairings would feature just one bulldog (I seem to recall that his name is Hector) to counter Sylvester's actions, "Ain't She Tweet" features a whole garden of dogs. When Granny brings Tweety home from the pet store* - where Sylvester had already tried to go after him but had to abort his plan - Sylvester can't seem to get past the canine ocean. Why must he always suffer so?! Obviously, his mishaps form part of the cartoon's plot line, sort of like what befalls Wile E. Coyote when he tries to trap Road Runner. But no matter how you look at it, this is still a funny cartoon. Little more than a way to pass time, but worth your while.

*I noticed that the shop next to the pet store said I. Wyner. No doubt that was an in-joke referring to background artist Irv Wyner.


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