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Lumber Jerks (1955)

Two polite twin gophers find that their home, a tree, has been cut down and taken away. They find it in a log pile about to be taken inside a processing factory. When they follow it into ... See full summary »

Director:

Friz Freleng (as I. Freleng)

Writer:

Warren Foster (story)
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Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Mac (voice)
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Storyline

Two polite twin gophers find that their home, a tree, has been cut down and taken away. They find it in a log pile about to be taken inside a processing factory. When they follow it into the factory, they become caught in the bizarre human machinery whose purpose, among other things, is to grind whole trees down to make toothpicks. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 June 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Zwischen Baum und Borke 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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Trivia

The complete nursery rhyme: There once was a girl Who had a little curl Right in the middle of her forehead And when she was good She was very very good But when she was bad, she was horrid See more »

Quotes

Tosh: [after getting the wood shavings on his head, looking like a curly wig] There was a little girl, who had a little curl, right in the middle of her fooorehead! When she was good...
Mac: [shaking him] Stop it! There's a time and a place for everything!
Tosh: [ashamed] I know it. I don't know what came over me.
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Connections

Follows A Ham in a Role (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Home Sweet Home
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Music by H.R. Bishop
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they are definitely not Chip and Dale
30 March 2005 | by mkosta94See all my reviews

I wouldn't compare this cartoon to Chip and Dale, those gophers are funny being themselves. Their flavor is certainly, English accent and behavior of gentlemen, that was funny as hell. It would be interesting to know what exactly means this world play "Lumber Jerks", 'cause I've came up with two variants. As usually this cartoon was simply killed in translation to Russian language, besides, somehow gophers turned out to be boy and girl :) I wish there was more of these characters to see, and I second that one of the drivers was Bugs Bunny, that was a nice touch. As for DVD release it is very worth buying the video quality is very good, that is remastered very good, vivid colors and stuff like that, audio quality is good as well considering that it is from year 1955, you know.


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