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Sandy Claws (1954)

Tweety Bird is taken by his mistress, Granny, to a beach, where Sylvester Cat spots him and tries to reach his cage, only to be stopped again and again by tidal waves.

Director:

Friz Freleng (as I. Freleng)

Writers:

Arthur Davis (story), Warren Foster (story)
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Cast

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

Tweety Bird is taken by his mistress, Granny, to a beach, where Sylvester Cat spots him and tries to reach his cage, only to be stopped again and again by tidal waves. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Las garras en la arena See more »

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Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

[first lines]
Granny: [sings] Love ya, love ya Honey. Love ya, love ya Honey. Love ya, love ya Honey, ooh if you only knew.
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Music by Daniel Butterfield
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"Sufferin' succotash! You didn't have to overdo it!"
13 October 2015 | by utgard14See all my reviews

Granny takes Tweety to the beach where Sylvester is trying (unsuccessfully) to catch a fish. When he spots Tweety, he naturally tries to grab him. But to get to the bird he'll have to battle the tide that keeps coming in and washing him away. Hilarious short with lots of funny gags and lines. Sylvester's failures are so much fun to watch. Love the diving suit bit. Tweety is adorable as ever. Granny steals the show once she shows up in her bathing suit. The music is lively and upbeat. Great voice work from Mel Blanc and Bea Benaderet. It's a very funny cartoon with some really great animation. The colors are beautiful and the characters, backgrounds, and action are all nicely drawn.


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