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The Vanishing Duck (1958)

Approved | | Animation, Family, Short | 2 May 1958 (USA)
George gives Joan a baby duck for her birthday. While they are out celebrating, Tom goes after the duck but his plans are thwarted when the duck (and, later, Jerry) finds a jar of vanishing... See full summary »
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Red Coffey Red Coffey ... Little Quacker (voice) (uncredited)
June Foray ... Joan (voice) (uncredited)
George O'Hanlon ... George (voice) (uncredited)
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George gives Joan a baby duck for her birthday. While they are out celebrating, Tom goes after the duck but his plans are thwarted when the duck (and, later, Jerry) finds a jar of vanishing cream and uses it to well, vanish, and get even with Tom (for a while, at least). Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Trivia

Last appearance of Little Quacker. See more »

Goofs

When Jerry opens up one of the electrical outlet boxes before tripping Tom with the chord, the wires attached to the electrical outlet are green. The electrical wires attached to the outlet should be white and black. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
George: Honey. Oh, honey.
Joan: I'm in here, George .
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Connections

Follows Polka-Dot Puss (1949) See more »

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What If We Could All 'Vanish?'
11 December 2007 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

What a chaotic world this would be if "vanishing cream" was literally that, and enabled one to totally "disappear."

It does in this Tom and Jerry cartoon as the little yellow duck "Quackers" discovers after being delivered as a gift by George to his wife Joan. They are the owners of the house in which Tom and Jerry live. George takes Joan out for dinner and a show and thinks the bird is safe from the cat, who is locked out of the house. But Tom has a secret entrance and soon, Quackers is in trouble....until he discovers the cream and lets Jerry in on the ruse.

From that point, they brutalize Tom, until the very end when Tom gets wise. Tom gets a little revenge on his own. Thus, everyone "gets in their licks" in this one, which should please most fans of this animated series.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

2 May 1958 (USA) See more »

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