The Jet Cage
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : September 22, 1962 Series: Looney Tunes
  1. General Info

Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted     

Synopsis

Tweety wants to fly outside with the other birds, so Granny builds him a jet-propelled cage so he can fly and not have to worry about Sylvester.

Characters

Tweety
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Sylvester
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Granny
(Voice: June Foray)

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Animator

Germain Adolph "Gerry" Chiniquy
Arthur "Art" Leonardi
Virgil Ross
Lee Halpern
Bob Matz

Story

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Music

Milton J. "Milt" Franklyn
William "Bill" Lava

Backgrounds

Tom O'Loughlin

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
June Foray

Layout

Hawley Pratt

Producer

David H. DePatie

Film Editor

Treg Brown

Music Sources

Scott, Raymond : "Powerhouse "

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Trivia

Milt Franklyn passed away while scoring this cartoon, and Bill Lava ended up completing the music (he takes over in the scene where Sylvester tries to use a net to catch Tweety).

Television

The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour (Season 1, Episode 13)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 1, Episode 8)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 2, Episode 12)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 2, Episode 25)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 2, Episode 34)
That's Warner Bros.! (Season 1, Episode 50)
Bugs 'n' Daffy (Season 1, Episode 50)
Bugs 'n' Daffy (Season 2, Episode 3)

Video Information

DVD

United States

Saturday Morning Cartoons - 1960s, Volume 2

Japan

I Love Tweety Vol. 1

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 19442
Running time: 6:04
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
Country of origin: United States

Reviews and Comments

From Tnarrud :

I understand there would have been a closing gag after the scene in front of the building with the Air Force poster on it, but that it was cut before release.
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History

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Sources

Isadore "Friz" Freleng: Director
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Isadore "Friz" Freleng: Story
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Germain Adolph "Gerry" Chiniquy: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Arthur "Art" Leonardi: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Virgil Ross: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Lee Halpern: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Bob Matz: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Hawley Pratt: Layout
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Tom O'Loughlin: Backgrounds
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Treg Brown: Film Editor
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

June Foray: Voices
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Milton J. "Milt" Franklyn: Music
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

William "Bill" Lava: Music
  • Unverified

David H. DePatie: Producer
  • Unverified