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Mucho Mouse (1957)

A Spanish cat is more interested in playing flamenco guitar than trying to catch the mouse El Magnifico (Jerry). Tom arrives from the States with world champion mouse-catching credentials ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
June Foray ... Joan (voice)
Charles Lung Charles Lung ... (voice)
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Storyline

A Spanish cat is more interested in playing flamenco guitar than trying to catch the mouse El Magnifico (Jerry). Tom arrives from the States with world champion mouse-catching credentials to have a go. He quickly catches El Magnifico, but the mouse keeps returning. Then Tom acts as the bull, succumbing to Jerry's matador. Both Tom and Jerry speak (in Spanish). Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

6 September 1957 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tom im Lande der Gitarren See more »

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Sound Mix:

Perspecta Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This short's opening theme used Droopy's cartoon theme song, another famous MGM cartoon character by Tex Avery, rather than using their own Tom and Jerry theme song. See more »

Quotes

Tom: [Attempting to speak Spanish to Joan while reading from a dictionary] Como esta... as-te seen... seen-nor-rita
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Connections

Followed by Cat and Dupli-cat (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

España Cañi
Music by Pascual Marquina Narro (uncredited)
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Even with the predictable story, Mucho Mouse is very entertaining
8 February 2011 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

As people may already know, I am a fan of Tom and Jerry. I personally wouldn't consider Mucho Mouse one of the best, the story is a little too predictable and the cartoon is a little too short so those brings it down a notch. However, there are some great sight gags and writing and Jerry is a joy to behold, so the cartoon is never less than entertaining.

Mucho Mouse also goes at a cracking pace, and the characters are delightful. Tom is good, but it is actually Jerry who steals the show. The animation is beautifully done, especially in the colours and backgrounds. The music is also outstanding, I loved the flamenco-rhythms, which added to the cartoon's setting and authenticity.

All in all, a very entertaining cartoon without being one of the best. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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