Billboard Frolics
Studio: Warner Brothers Copyright Date : November 9, 1935 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

A musical escapade of various billboard ads coming to life.

Caricatures

Eddie Cantor
(Voice: Cliff Nazarro)

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Animator

Cal Dalton
Sandy Walker
Rod Scribner

Music

Bernard Brown

Voices

Billy Bletcher
Cliff Nazarro

Producer

Leon Schlesinger

Music Sources

Tobais, Charlie, Murray Menchor, and Eddie Cantor : "Merrily We Roll Along "

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Contains Reused Animation from:

The Miller's Daughter
How Do I Know It's Sunday?

Reused Animation Used in:

Toy Town Hall

Trivia

This was the first ever time the iconic song "Merrily We Roll Along" was ever used in a Warner Bros cartoon. Unlike later on where it would be used as the main title theme for the Merrie Melodies, it was instead used throughout in this cartoon.

Video Information

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes, Vol. 4

DVD

United States

Captain Blood

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 1611
Production No.: 6999
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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Lobby Card
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History

9/12/2016

  • Home video info added by ToonStar95

3/8/2017

  • Home video info added by eutychus

4/29/2017

  • Synopsis added by TibbyH
  • Credits added by TibbyH
  • MPAA Number added by TibbyH
  • Animation type added by TibbyH
  • Sound type added by TibbyH
  • Trivia added by TibbyH

4/30/2017

  • Characters added by Toonatic

7/20/2017

    10/10/2017

    • Color type added by TibbyH
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    11/10/2017

      4/8/2018

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        • Gallery items added
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        • Screenshots added by Toonatic

        Sources

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

        Cal Dalton: Animator
        • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

        Sandy Walker: Animator
        • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

        Bernard Brown: Music
        • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

        Leon Schlesinger: Producer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Billy Bletcher: Voices
        • Unverified

        Cliff Nazarro: Voices
        • Unverified

        Rod Scribner: Animator
        • Unverified