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Fastest with the Mostest (1960)

Wile E. Coyote tries to drop a rocket bomb on the Road Runner from a balloon but inflates himself instead, ascends skyward, then falls along with the bomb. He tries painstakingly to ... See full summary »

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Chuck Jones
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Wile E. Coyote (voice) (uncredited)
Paul Julian Paul Julian ... Road Runner (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Wile E. Coyote tries to drop a rocket bomb on the Road Runner from a balloon but inflates himself instead, ascends skyward, then falls along with the bomb. He tries painstakingly to deactivate the bomb before it explodes - and fails. His attempt to trap the Road Runner on the edge of a cliff results in the cliff collapsing under his feet, sending him to the ground to be hit by his own knife and fork and then fall into a waterfall leading to a maze of pipes. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 1960 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Einfälle/Reinfälle See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Crazy Credits

Road Runner (Velocitus Incalcublii) See more »

Connections

Followed by Just Plane Beep (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

Audition
(uncredited)
Music by Arthur 'Archie' Koty
[Plays over the title cards. Also plays when Wile E. Coyote first chases the Road Runner.]
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Very nice cartoon
26 April 2004 | by rbverhoefSee all my reviews

The Road Runner, or Velocitus Incalcublii, is chased by the Coyote (Carnivorous Slobbius) and this time the Coyote actually runs faster. The problem is that the Road Runner stops before a cliff and of course the Coyote does not. We see the Coyote climb up for a change, just to fall down again. Other gags involve a bomb he wants to drop from a balloon, bird seed that must slow the Road Runner down and a detour that makes you actually think the Coyote might pull it off. Of course he does not.

This is a very nice cartoon. The balloon gag and the final moments where the Road Runner is cornered are very funny sequences. Other gags had me smiling. Especially the timing with some of them is terrific.


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