Ballot Box Bunny
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : October 6, 1951 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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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

Included 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)

Video Information

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

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 14408
Running time: 7:34
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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History

2/14/2012

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7/9/2013

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Sources

Isadore "Friz" Freleng: 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

Ken Champin: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Virgil Ross: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Arthur "Art" Davis: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

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

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

Paul Julian: Backgrounds
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
  • 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