Tortoise Beats Hare
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : March 15, 1941 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

In a take on the old Aesop fable, Bugs takes on Cecil Turtle in a foot race.

Characters

Bugs Bunny
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Cecil Turtle
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)

Credits

Director

Fred "Tex" Avery

Animator

Charles McKimson
Robert "Bob" McKimson
Rod Scribner

Story

Dave Monahan

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Producer

Leon Schlesinger

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Included in:

Tortoise Wins By a Hare

Video Information

VHS

United States

Bugs Bunny: Big Top Bunny
Bugs Bunny Cartoon Festival featuring "Little Red Riding Rabbit"
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes
Bugs Bunny's Zaniest Toons
Looney Tunes Collector's Edition: Tex-Book Looney

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 2
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 8

BluRay Disc

United States

LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 6620
Production No.: 9937
Running time: 7:56
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Countrie: United States

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History

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    Sources

    Fred "Tex" Avery: Director
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Dave Monahan: Story
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Charles McKimson: Animator
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Carl W. Stalling: Music
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Leon Schlesinger: Producer
    • Unverified

    Robert "Bob" McKimson: Animator
    • Verified by DVD commentary

    Rod Scribner: Animator
    • Unverified