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Ralph Wolf and Sam Sheepdog punch into work, with Sam guarding a flock of sheep against Ralph's attempts to snatch some mutton for dinner. Ralph uses a lull-a-bye record to put Sam to sleep... See full summary »

Directors:

Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble (co-director)

Writer:

Chuck Jones

Star:

Mel Blanc
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Mel Blanc ... Ralph Wolf / Sam Sheepdog (voice)
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Ralph Wolf and Sam Sheepdog punch into work, with Sam guarding a flock of sheep against Ralph's attempts to snatch some mutton for dinner. Ralph uses a lull-a-bye record to put Sam to sleep and steals one of the sheep, but the lamb unzips itself to reveal someone very unexpected beneath! Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 1962 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kuppet kiksede See more »

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Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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The title is a play on the song "Asleep in the Deep". See more »

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Another day, another dollar.
28 May 2002 | by llltdesqSee all my reviews

This short is mostly sight gags. Poor Ralph! The things a wolf has to go through to earn a living and possibly to get a square meal on occasion. This one most obviously and conspicuously indicates the basic premise-that both wolf and sheepdog are just a job, you do your shift and go home. It's a living, I guess. Quite funny and well worth watching. Recommended.


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