Then, there's the overall selections. My Little Duckaroo The Complete Nasty Canasta 32. Newman, Earl McEvoy, Fred F. Other characters featured on disc one include Tweety, Porky Pig, Sylvester, the Road Runner, Wile E. Perhaps the only character to continuously get an upper-hand on Bugs, Cecil's slow pace was a perfect foil for the sometimes manic Bugs, and with Tex Avery, Clampett and Freleng each taking a turn at the helm, this set is practically a Looney Tunes best-of. He's too young, right now, to fully enjoy cartoons on an entertainment level.
A Horsefly Fleas The Complete A. Any fan of the material will surely be pleased with what's been included. Directors: , , , , , Writers: , , , , Starring: , , , , , Producers: , , » Looney Tunes Platinum Collection: Volume Two Blu-ray Review Ah! We see the conspiracy target Yuri Klensky Yuri Tsurilo , a general and surgeon who never openly references the crackdowns but visibly lives in fear of being abducted. The subject matters of these less-than-hard-boiled films are intriguingly tied to the anxieties and complications of their times: the rise of Nazism, Cold War espionage, horse-racing rackets, post-war guilt and malaise, and more. This second volume has none of the bells and whistles and was released in a standard movie case. Included in the set is a 28-page, full-color booklet that provides a wealth of information about each episode, the history behind them, why they were chosen, and just about anything else you'd like to know.
My son, now seven, laughed as hard as I did, and both of us were laughing embarrassingly hard. In his spare time, he enjoys watching hockey, writing and spending time with his wife, daughter and puppy. I have plenty to say about that but, instead, I'll simply differ to my previous on the matter and try to stay on target. Then to add insult to injury. I have a young son. This one is drier than the others, but no less informative.
The animation, detailed, angular and darkly colored, makes it unique, while the storyline, involving the violent Shropshire Slasher, is smart and funny. Disc 1 Episode Guide: Hare Tonic Baseball Bugs Buccaneer Bunny Old Grey Hare, The Rabbit Hood 8 Ball Bunny Rabbit Of Seville What's Opera, Doc? Overall, the collection does include some good ones remastered, but others that should've been recognized. Eva, bound for Cleveland to live with an ailing aunt, first stops by the flat of her cousin, Willie John Lurie. The notion that audiences, who see Rhodes as a savior, could so quickly flip from affectionate to contemptuous feels too easy. If I didn't already own the previous Looney Tunes Golden Collections, I'd say it's a great bargain for that price and a worthwhile purchase.
Bugs Bunny Gets the Boid The Complete Beaky Buzzard 41. It looks natural and unobtrusive, but it is not the squeaky clean and glitzy look of, say, some of the Disney restorations that may even go a little overboard at times in their clean up. Thanks to The Lippin Group and Warner Brothers Home Entertainment for providing the review copy of Looney Tunes Platinum Collection Vol. In one of my all-time favorite shorts Bugs takes on Pirate Sam in a battle of wits. Scratches, nicks, and other minor source blemishes are seen rather frequently.
Gradually, however, her sheer tenacity and charm wins over the audience, and by the end she gets a standing ovation. A time where Saturday morning programming was more than lame, seizure-inducing Japanimation cartoons. Owning this set is like owning a piece of indelible Americana. Sliding the first disc into the player and the the memories of after school snacks and lost time wiled away with Bugs, Elmer, Tweety, Daffy Sylvester, and Porky all come flooding back. Bryan, Daws Butler, June Foray, Bernice Hansell, Bea Benaderet and Robert C. The commentators discuss the need for Bugs to have a smart, vindictive antagonist. The lossless mono track is clean as a whistle, nicely separating dialogue and Foley effects throughout.
In the meantime, it's nice that this second Platinum volume majors in 1940s cartoons, despite the highly arguable consensus among animation historians that the '50s Warner Bros. It wasn't there so I thought they'd saved it for vol. Imagine Simpsons or Family Guy still running re-runs in 2060 to 2070. Might I say that it's a welcome addition. At some point, we all stoop to Elmer Fudd putz-hood and Daffy Duck avarice, and their satire wilts away into uncomfortable realism. Mouse and Garden 1960, Freleng Sylvester and Sam Daws Butler doing his Frank Fontaine voice try to cheat each other out of a mouse breakfast. Or at least in their order of relevance? The whole set is contained in a standard sized keepcase, with a swinging arm that holds two discs back-to-back.
These cartoons are amazing and anyone that remembers them fondly will be surprised at the quality of all the shorts in this set. In both films, Asquith shows a keen understanding of both the rules and roles of various genres, using that familiarity to his advantage as he injects romantic flights of fancy with a playfulness and hard-edged honesty that gives these otherwise humorous films an underlying psychosexual tension and emotional richness. They may depict some of the ethnic and racial prejudices that were commonplace in American society. Did you find this review helpful? Thankfully, it shouldn't be too hard to keep focused. Directors: , , , , , Writers: , , , , Starring: , , , , , Producers: , , » Looney Tunes Platinum Collection: Volume One Blu-ray Review Fifty classic shorts and a slew of special features? Though a fine battle between Elmer Fudd and Bugs, and noteable for the use of a Fudd-like speech impediment in the title and credits, it's not among the series' best offerings.