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

United States

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

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 2
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 2
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2
Looney Tunes - Musical Masterpieces

BluRay Disc

United States

LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 2

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 11613
Production No.: 1037
Running time: 7:39
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 Type: Spherical
Original Language: English
Country of origin: United States

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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