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Fine Feathered Friend (1942)

Jerry takes advantage of a rather mean tempered hen (that looks suspiciously like a rooster) to hide from Tom.
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Jerry takes advantage of a rather mean tempered hen (that looks suspiciously like a rooster) to hide from Tom.

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Trivia

The last Tom and Jerry cartoon to use the WWII end variant in original issue. See more »

Goofs

There were six eggs in the nest but when the chicks leave there are only five. In subsequent shots out of the nest there are six. See more »

Crazy Credits

Tanner the M-G-M lion does four extremely quick roars to the tune of "Hold That Tiger." This unique event occurs in Tex Avery's Blitz Wolf (1942), Fine Feathered Friend (1942) with Tom and Jerry, and Chips Off the Old Block (1942) by Rudolf Ising. See more »

Connections

Followed by Two Little Indians (1953) See more »

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The mammal duckling.
31 October 2019 | by Pjtaylor-96-138044See all my reviews

'Fine Feathered Friend (1942)' is evocative of a simpler time in 'Tom and Jerry' history, one in which a fantastically animated cat chasing a fantastically animated mouse was enough to carry an entire short. While the premise is basic, the execution is far from it. By simply adding a protective hen into the mix, the piece elevates itself to extremely entertaining heights. It's chock-full of sight gags, beautifully bouncy animation and inventive set-pieces. It feels rather substantial considering its eight minute run-time, cramming more stuff into its slim frame than you'd think possible. It's always fun and often funny. It's very charming, too. 7/10


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 1942 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jerry travesti See more »

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