Back Alley Oproar
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : March 27, 1948 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

Sylvester is out singing opera while Elmer is trying to sleep, leading to a middle of the night battle.

Characters

Elmer Fudd
(Voice: Arthur Q. Bryan)
Sylvester
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Animator

Germain Adolph "Gerry" Chiniquy
Manuel "Manny" Perez
Ken Champin
Virgil Ross

Story

Michael "Mike" Maltese
Tedd "Ted" Pierce

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Backgrounds

Paul Julian

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
Gloria Curran
Tudor Williams

Layout

Hawley Pratt

Producer

Edward "Eddie" Selzer

Music Sources

Rossini, Gioachino : "The Barber of Seville "
Liszt, Franz : "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 "
Jerome, M.K., Ray Heindorf, and Ted Koehler : "Some Sunday Morning "
Jule Styne and Sammy Cahn : "You Never Know Where You're Goin' Till You Get There "
Penn, Arthur A. : "Carissima "
Brahms, Johannes : "Wiegenlied, Op. 49, No. 4 (AKA Brahms' Lullaby) "
Madden, Edward and Percy Wenrich : "Moonlight Bay "
Stefan WeiƟ and Paul Mann : "Angel in Disguise "
Gaetano Donizetti and Salvatore Cammarano : "Sextet "

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Trivia

Remake of Freleng's "Notes to You" (1941) with Elmer replacing Porky and Sylvester replacing a generic alley cat

Video Information

VHS Video

United States

Elmer Fudd Cartoon Festival featuring "An Itch in Time"
Tweety & Sylvester
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes
Friz Freleng

Laserdisc

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 2 (commentary by Greg Ford)
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 2
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2
Looney Tunes - Musical Masterpieces

BluRay Disc

LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 11613
Production No.: 1037
Running time: 7:39
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Type: Spherical
Original Language: English

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    Sources

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

    Michael "Mike" Maltese: Story
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Tedd "Ted" Pierce: 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

    Manuel "Manny" Perez: Animator
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Ken Champin: 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

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

    Paul Julian: Backgrounds
    • 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

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

    Edward "Eddie" Selzer: Producer
    • Unverified

    Gloria Curran: Voices
    • Verified by "The 100 Greatest Looney Tunes Cartoons" by Jerry Beck

    Tudor Williams: Voices
    • Verified by "The 100 Greatest Looney Tunes Cartoons" by Jerry Beck