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Zip 'N Snort (1961)

Wile E. Coyote tries to catch the Road Runner using a sling shot, a grenade in a toy airplane whose propeller detaches and leaves the plane behind, a cannon on a cliff ledge that gives way,... See full summary »

Director:

Chuck Jones

Writer:

Chuck Jones (story)
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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 catch the Road Runner using a sling shot, a grenade in a toy airplane whose propeller detaches and leaves the plane behind, a cannon on a cliff ledge that gives way, and axle grease on his feet that sends him into the path of a train driven by the Road Runner. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 January 1961 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ge järnet See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The music heard over the title cards is an original composition by Milt Franklyn. It would later be re-used as the title card for Lickety-Splat (1961). See more »

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Coyote (Evereadii Eatibus) See more »

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Followed by The Whizzard of Ow (2003) See more »

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Frühlingslied (Spring Song)
Music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
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Evereadii Eatibus
11 September 2015 | by utgard14See all my reviews

Basic but fun Road Runner & Coyote short from the great Chuck Jones. Nicely animated with good colors and well-drawn characters and backgrounds. The music is whimsical and fun. What really makes a good Road Runner & Coyote cartoon are the gags and this has some funny ones. Wile E. Coyote tries different things to get the Road Runner here but my favorite is the plan involving hiding ACME iron pellets under AJAX bird seed, hoping that once the bird eats the pellets he'll be able to grab him with a magnet. The plan fails hilariously, as usual. The series was pretty predictable in some ways but it proved it isn't so much what you do but how you do it that gets a laugh.


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