Ballot Box Bunny
Studio: Warner Bros. Release Date : October 6, 1951 Series: Merrie Melodies
Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted

Synopsis

Bugs throws his hat into the political ring and runs against Yosemite Sam.

Characters

Bugs Bunny
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Yosemite Sam
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Animator

Ken Champin
Virgil Ross
Arthur "Art" Davis
Manuel "Manny" Perez

Story

Warren Foster

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Backgrounds

Paul Julian

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc

Layout

Hawley Pratt

Music Sources

Moore, Thomas : "Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms "
Liszt, Franz : "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 "


Distributor(s)

Warner Bros.

Clips Used In:

Bugs Bunny: All American Hero

Cut Scenes

  • The Russian Roulette bit at the end of the short was cut for television airings (until recently, the short has aired on TV with the full ending intacted).

Inside Jokes

  • The names on some of the buildings are names of some of the animators, including Virgil Ross, Manuel Perez and Paul Julian. Also, in the picnic scene, a plaque on the back of a statue lists names of other Warners animators.

Television

Merrie Melodies Starring Bugs Bunny & Friends (Season 1, Episode 26)
Merrie Melodies Starring Bugs Bunny & Friends (Season 1, Episode 40)
The Cat&Birdy Warneroonie PinkyBrainy Big Cartoonie Show (Season 1, Episode 1)
That's Warner Bros.! (Season 1, Episode 1)
Bugs 'n' Daffy (Season 1, Episode 1)
Toon In With Me (Season 1, Episode 31)

VHS

United States

A Salute to Mel Blanc
From Hare to Eternity

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

Winner by a Hare

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection
Bugs Bunny & Friends
Bugs Bunny: Golden Carrot Collection

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 7:34
Production No.: 1199
MPAA No.: 14408
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 Country: United States

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