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Jerry, Jerry, Quite Contrary (1966)

Jerry keeps sleepwalking and doing violence to Tom. He realizes this and tries to keep awake, but fails. He catches himself a couple more times just as he's about to do serious damage, but ... See full summary »

Directors:

Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble (co-director)

Writer:

Chuck Jones (story)

Star:

Mel Blanc
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Complete credited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Tom / Jerry (voice)
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Storyline

Jerry keeps sleepwalking and doing violence to Tom. He realizes this and tries to keep awake, but fails. He catches himself a couple more times just as he's about to do serious damage, but ultimately sends an anvil down a chimney, while Tom is tied to it and dragged through half the house. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 February 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tom unter Druck See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)
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The title is from the nursery rhyme "Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary". The rhyme has been seen as having religious and historical significance, but its origins and meaning are disputed. It has a Roud Folk Song Index number of 19626. See more »

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Follows Professor Tom (1948) See more »

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Hilarious.
4 March 2000 | by canto-3See all my reviews

This is one of the episodes of Tom & Jerry that shows exactly what the show is about. The most part of the episodes are about Jerry hurting Tom just for fun. But this episode totally brought a new face to the cartoon. Jerry starts to sleepwalk and do bad things to Tom, who starts to get mad. Then, Jerry does everything to stay awake. The whole idea was very good, the sleepwalk scenes were hilarious, mostly the anvil scene. The soundtrack was one of the bests ever. Everything helped on this cartoon to make it one of my favorites.


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