The Bugs Bunny / Road Runner Movie
Studio: Warner Bros. Release Date : September 30, 1979 Series: Feature Films: Warner Bros.
  1. General Info
Cumulative rating:
(2 ratings submitted)

Associated Studio(s)

Celine Miles Ink and Paint Service

Synopsis

Bugs Bunny, while giving a tour of his home, talks about some of the famous rivalries, battles, and chases from the Looney Tunes shorts, which serves as introductions to footage from the classic short subjects. The final segment of the film consists of an extended chase sequence between Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner.

Characters

Bugs Bunny
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Daffy Duck
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Porky Pig
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Elmer Fudd
(Voice: Arthur Q. Bryan)
Marvin the Martian
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Pepe LePew
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Wile E. Coyote
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Road Runner

Credits

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

Director

Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

Animator

Virgil Ross
Phil Monroe
Lloyd Vaughan
Manuel "Manny" Perez
Irv Anderson

Music

Dean Elliott

Backgrounds

Irv Wyner

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc

Producer

Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

Production Manager

Mary Roscoe

Co-Director

Phil Monroe

Production Design

Maurice Noble
Ray Aragon

Writer

Michael "Mike" Maltese
Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

In memory of

Dorothy Jones

Asst. to the Producer

Marian Dern Jones

Music Sources

Tobais, Charlie, Murray Menchor, and Eddie Cantor : "Merrily We Roll Along "
Livingston, Jerry & Mack David : "This Is It "


Distributor(s)

Warner Bros.

Contains the Sequences:

Hare-Way To The Stars (Whole Cartoon is used, minus the whole intro sequence, credit sequence and outro sequence))
Rabbit Seasoning (Only uses the scene where Elmer shoots into Bugs Bunny's rabbit hole and for Bugs to sneak up upon him.)
Duck Dodgers in the 24 1/2th Century (Uses the whole cartoon, minus the intro, credit and outro sequences.)
Robin Hood Daffy (This is a shortened version of the cartoon.)
Duck Amuck (Uses a different title sequence, but the intro and outro sequences have been cut.)
Bully for Bugs (Uses the whole cartoon, minus the intro, credit and outro sequences.)
Ali Baba Bunny (Uses the whole cartoon, minus the intro, credit and outro sequences.)
Rabbit Fire (Uses the whole cartoon, minus the intro, credit and outro sequences.)
For Scent-imental Reasons (This cartoon has been shorted for time.)
Long-Haired Hare (This cartoon has been shorted for time.)
What's Opera, Doc? (Uses the whole cartoon and only uses the title card from it.)
Operation: Rabbit (This cartoon has been shorted for time.)
Fast and Furry-ous (ACME Super Outfit sequence is used.)
Going! Going! Gosh! (Slingshot Scene and Wile E. Coyote disguising himself as a woman scene)
Zipping Along (Human-canon Ball Scene and the Wrecking Ball scene.)
Stop, Look and Hasten (The Road-Wall Scenes, ACME Bird Seed on Bridge Scene and the ACME Leg Muscle Vitamins Scene.)
Guided Muscle (Human Bow and Arrow Scene and the slingshot scene)
Gee Whiz-z-z (ACME Bat-Man's Outfit Scene is used.)
There They Go-Go-Go (Rock Avalanche Trap Scene)
Scrambled Aches (Spring Coil Slingshot Scene)
Zoom and Bored (The scene where Wile E. gets tricked off a cliff and uses a jack-hammer.)
Whoa, Be-Gone! (Teeter-Totter Scene, the Trampoline Scene and the high wire structure and dons a wheel-head scene)
Hip Hip - Hurry (Intro chase scene with mock-Latin names and the boulder attempt)
Hot Rod and Reel! (Trampoline Scene Only)
Wild About Hurry (ACME Giant Rubber Band and Slingshot Scene)
Hopalong Casualty (ACME Earthquake Pills scene up until Wile E. falls from a cliff.)
Zip 'n' Snort (Human Bow and Arrow Scene and the Giant Cannon Scene)
To Beep or Not To Beep (The lasso scene and the catapult scenes)
Beep Prepared (The final cartoon of the movie to have the ending scene where Wile E. uses an ACME Little-Giant Do-It-Yourself Rocket Sled.)

Milestones

  • Because of the commercial and critical success of this film, Warner Bros was able to establish another animation devision, entitled simply Warner Bros Animation

Trivia

  • This film was originally entitled "The Great American Chase". Early promotional materials can be spotted with the original title

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Movie Collection

Technical Specifications

MPAA Rating: G
Animation Type: Combined Live-Action and Standard Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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Credits

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

Director

Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

Animator

Virgil Ross
Phil Monroe
Lloyd Vaughan
Manuel "Manny" Perez
Irv Anderson

Music

Dean Elliott

Backgrounds

Irv Wyner

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc

Producer

Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

Production Manager

Mary Roscoe

Co-Director

Phil Monroe

Production Design

Maurice Noble
Ray Aragon

Writer

Michael "Mike" Maltese
Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

In memory of

Dorothy Jones

Asst. to the Producer

Marian Dern Jones




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History

1/22/2015

  • Credits added by ToonStar95

12/15/2016

  • Synopsis added by LTIan
  • Characters added by LTIan

2/4/2017

    4/12/2017

    • Milestones added by TibbyH
    • Animation type added by TibbyH
    • Aspect ratio added by TibbyH
    • Print format added by TibbyH
    • Negative format added by TibbyH
    • Cinematographic format added by TibbyH
    • Original Language added by TibbyH
    • Trivia added by TibbyH

    1/3/2018

    • Credits added by TibbyH
    • Color type added by TibbyH
    • Sound type added by TibbyH

    3/7/2018

      1/18/2020

      • Poster added by eutychus

      1/9/2021

        3/19/2021

        • Music sources added by TibbyH

        Sources

        Charles M. "Chuck" Jones: Director
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Virgil Ross: Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Phil Monroe: Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Manuel "Manny" Perez: Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Lloyd Vaughan: Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Irv Anderson: Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dean Elliott: Music
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Irv Wyner: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Charles M. "Chuck" Jones: Producer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Mary Roscoe: Production Manager
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Phil Monroe: Co-Director
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Maurice Noble: Production Design
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Ray Aragon: Production Design
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Charles M. "Chuck" Jones: Writer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Michael "Mike" Maltese: Writer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dorothy Jones: In memory of
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Marian Dern Jones: Asst. to the Producer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)