Tortoise Beats Hare
Studio: Warner Bros. Release Date : March 15, 1941 Series: Merrie Melodies

Cumulative rating:
(5 ratings submitted)

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

Note: "Unverified" credits may not be correct and should be taken with a grain of salt.

Director

Fred "Tex" Avery

Animator

Charles McKimson
Robert "Bob" McKimson
Revalee "Rev" Chaney
Virgil Walter Ross
Rod Scribner
Sid Sutherland

Story

Dave Monahan

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Producer

Leon Schlesinger (unverified)

Film Editor

Treg Brown (unverified)

Orchestration

Milton J. "Milt" Franklyn (unverified)


Broadcasters

Cartoon Network
MeTV
Tooncast

Distributor(s)

Warner Bros.

Clips Used In:

Tortoise Wins By a Hare

Trivia

  • First appearance of Cecil Turtle.

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
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
Bugs Bunny: Golden Carrot Collection

France

Bugs Bunny Retrospective: 1936-1958

BluRay Disc

United States

LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2
Strawberry Blonde

Technical Specifications

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

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