Knighty Knight Bugs
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : August 23, 1958 Series: Looney Tunes
  1. General Info

Cumulative rating:
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Synopsis

In his only Academy Award winning short, Bugs Bunny, in the medieval times, is assigned to retrieve the singing sword from the Black Knight (Yosemite Sam).

Characters

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

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Animator

Virgil Ross
Germain Adolph "Gerry" Chiniquy
Arthur "Art" Davis

Story

Warren Foster

Music

Milton J. "Milt" Franklyn

Backgrounds

Tom O'Loughlin

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc

Layout

Hawley Pratt

Producer

John Burton

Film Editor

Treg Brown

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Included in:

Who Bopped Bugs Bunny?

Included in:

Bugs Bunny's Easter Funnies
Friz Freleng's Looney Looney Looney Bugs Bunny Movie

Awards

Won the 1958 Academy Award (Oscar) for Best Animated Short Film

Milestones

  • The only Bugs Bunny short to win an Oscar.

Television

The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour (Season 1, Episode 1)
The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour (Season 1, Episode 7)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 1, Episode 1)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 2, Episode 12)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 2, Episode 32)
The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show (Season 3, Episode 3)

Video Information

VHS

United States

A Salute to Friz Freleng

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

Wince Upon a Time: Foolhardy Fairy Tales and Looney Legends

DVD

United States

15 Winners
Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 4
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 4
The Essential Bugs Bunny
15 Winners, 26 Nominees
Looney Tunes Platinum Collection - Volume 3
50 Cartoon Collection: Looney Tunes

BluRay Disc

United States

LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 3

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 18698
Production No.: 1483
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

Isadore "Friz" Freleng: Director
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Warren Foster: Story
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Virgil Ross: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Germain Adolph "Gerry" Chiniquy: Animator
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Arthur "Art" Davis: Animator
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Hawley Pratt: Layout
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Tom O'Loughlin: Backgrounds
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Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
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Treg Brown: Film Editor
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Milton J. "Milt" Franklyn: Music
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John Burton: Producer
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