A Tale of Two Kitties
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : November 21, 1942 Series: Merrie Melodies
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Synopsis

Babbitt and Catstello, two cats (an obvious parody of comedy duo Abbott and Costello) join together to try to capture Tweety Bird for their lunch.

Characters

Tweety
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Babbit
(Voice: Tedd "Ted" Pierce)
Catstello
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)

Credits

Director

Robert "Bob" Clampett

Animator

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

Story

Warren Foster

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
Tedd "Ted" Pierce

Producer

Leon Schlesinger

Music Sources

Myrow, Josef and Doc Rhythm : "Keep Cool Fool "

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Reused Animation Used in:

Wagon Heels

Milestones

  • First appearence of Tweety.

Video Information

VHS

United States

Tweety & Sylvester
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes
Firsts

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 5
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 5
Porky: Ali Baba Bound
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 1
Cartoon Craze - Volume 21 - Tweety / Elmer Fudd - A Corny Concerto

BluRay Disc

United States

Looney Tunes Showcase - Volume 1 (Blu-Ray)
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 1 (Blu-Ray)

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 8360
Running time: 6:38
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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    Sources

    Robert "Bob" Clampett: Director
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Warren Foster: Story
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Rod Scribner: Animator
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

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

    Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
    • Verified by "The 100 Greatest Looney Tunes Cartoons" by Jerry Beck

    Tedd "Ted" Pierce: Voices
    • Verified by "The 100 Greatest Looney Tunes Cartoons" by Jerry Beck

    Virgil Ross: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Sid Sutherland: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Robert "Bob" McKimson: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Revalee "Rev" Chaney: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Leon Schlesinger: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)