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Bulldog Marc Anthony is a guard at a construction site. He finds a kitten, Pussyfoot, to whom he affectionately gives a wiener for lunch. A hungry, grown cat sees the wiener and tries to ... See full summary »

Director:

Chuck Jones

Writer:

Michael Maltese (story)

Star:

Mel Blanc
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Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Marc Anthony / Pussyfoot / Claude Cat (voice)
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Bulldog Marc Anthony is a guard at a construction site. He finds a kitten, Pussyfoot, to whom he affectionately gives a wiener for lunch. A hungry, grown cat sees the wiener and tries to take it from Pussyfoot. So, in defense of his kitten friend, Marc Anthony fights the cat on the steal beams of the partly constructed skeleton of a building. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 December 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Briga de Gato 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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Trivia

Just like in Feed the Kitty (1952), Kiss Me Cat (1953) and Feline Frame-Up (1954), the bulldog's name is Marc Anthony and the kitten's name is Pussyfoot. See more »

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Referenced in Baby's Day Out (1994) See more »

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Music by Mel Kaufman
Played during the opening credits
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Better than "Feed the Kitty"
30 March 2002 | by SpleenSee all my reviews

This is bulldog Marc Antony's third outing (if my count is correct) with that cute little kitten - and the best. I was never quite satisfied by the motivation in the original cartoon, "Feed the Kitty" (1952). The dog goes to so much effort to hide his newly-adopted pet kitten from his master, but we sense it's unnecessary, and there's something a trifle unpleasant about watching the dog suffer undeserved blame as a result of a breakdown in communication. But there's nothing in the least unpleasant about watching the bullying slinky black cat of this cartoon bash its head into steel girders. The opening scenes in which Marc Antony barks at the cute kitten, with no effect whatever, are among the funniest Chuck Jones has ever directed. Full use is made of the towering construction site.


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