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Wile E. Coyote uses a bottle full of bees, a brick wall, a boulder in a catapult, and a harpoon gun in his usual unsuccessful attempts to catch the Road Runner.

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Chuck Jones

Writer:

Michael Maltese (story)

Star:

Paul Julian
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Paul Julian Paul Julian ... Road Runner (archive sound) (uncredited)
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Wile E. Coyote uses a bottle full of bees, a brick wall, a boulder in a catapult, and a harpoon gun in his usual unsuccessful attempts to catch the Road Runner.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 September 1957 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vauhdin hurmaa See more »

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Warner Bros. See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The soundtrack from the short was performed in the concert series "Bugs Bunny on Broadway". See more »

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Coyote (Famishus Vulgaris) See more »

Connections

Edited into The Bugs Bunny/Road-Runner Movie (1979) See more »

Soundtracks

Dance of the Comedians
(uncredited)
from "The Bartered Bride"
Music by Bedrich Smetana
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Yet another one of the better Roadrunner vs Coyote cartoons
16 June 2010 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

While the pacing is a little leisurely here, the cartoon is still very clever and funny. The animation is colourful and lively, and the music is pleasant. What made this one of the better, cleverer and funnier Roadrunner vs Coyote cartoons though especially were the gags. All of them work, and are hilarious- the descending down the cliff, the harpoon gag(the best of the lot I think), the one with the bees and the one with the wall. Plus the ending was funny and sweet. Roadrunner with his iconic "Meep, Meep" is likable enough, but I have always preferred Coyote, he is craftier and there are times when I feel sorry for him when his traps constantly misfire. Overall, funny and clever. 9/10 Bethany Cox


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