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Tom and Chérie (1955)

Mousketeer Jerry has a love letter to deliver to darling Lilli. He gives it to his young pupil, who has a hard time getting past Tom to deliver it, but he does. They send a few more letters... See full summary »
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Uncredited cast:
Francoise Brun-Cottan Francoise Brun-Cottan ... Tuffy (voice) (uncredited)
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Mousketeer Jerry has a love letter to deliver to darling Lilli. He gives it to his young pupil, who has a hard time getting past Tom to deliver it, but he does. They send a few more letters back and forth, at great pain to the youngster. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

9 September 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tom und ich im schönen Frankreich See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The score for this cartoon was featured on the audio CD "Tom & Jerry & Tex Avery Too!". See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Tom the Cat: En garde!
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Connections

Follows Mouse Trouble (1944) See more »

Soundtracks

Love That Pup
Written by Scott Bradley
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Time for a change...
23 November 2003 | by griffin84See all my reviews

For once, Jerry is not the spot of affection in his cartoons. Instead, we almost feel a bit of anger towards the mouse. In one of Hanna-Barbara's "Mouseketeer" cartoons, Jerry plays a captain Mouseketeer who keeps sending his young protege (Nibbles, to be exact) out with love letters to his beloved Lilli. Of course, every time Nibbles leaves the hole, he's confronted by Tom who wants to fight. This keeps up for a while, with Nibbles coming back more and more worse for wear. Finally, he delivers a letter to Jerry that says Lilli is leaving him. Jerry is heartbroken... for about two seconds, and pulls out a picture of his NEW girl-mouse. Nibbles is sent on another mission, but this time, he's had enough. "Engaurde? Engaurde? PHEW!" he spits at Tom as he walks down the lane to deliver the letter.

This is one of Hanna-Barbara's better Tom & Jerry cartoons, especially since it took a break from the basic "Tom chases Jerry, Jerry fights back" style we all grew to love. An absolute favorite of mine, no doubt about it.


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