WB Cartoons Without Any (or much) Dialog

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WB Cartoons Without Any (or much) Dialog

Postby Speedy Boris » Sun Dec 13, 2009 1:38 pm

What are some Warner Bros. cartoons where there's little to no dialog? Here are some I can think of:
-Snow Time For Comedy

-Any Road Runner short except Road Runner a Go-Go and Zip Zip Hooray (only vocal is "Beep beep", along with the occasional "YEOW!" from Wile)

-The Sam & Ralph cartoons (only vocals are typically "Morning, Sam./Morning, Ralph.", with a few random bits here and there. Mostly silent like the Road Runner shorts, though)

-Rabbit Stew and Rabbits Too!

-Swallow the Leader (outside of the opening narration and a couple sentences from the cat, there's no dialog here)

-No Barking (mostly dog barking/cat screech vocals; only dialog is a brief Tweety bit at the end)

-One Froggy Evening (the songs and the people running into the theater contain the only vocals in the cartoon)

-Feed the Kitty / Kiss Me Cat (only a few random bits of dialog from the husband/wife, and animal noises provided by Blanc)

-High Note

-Now Hear This (only vocal is the man clearing his throat, as well as "QUIET!")

-Joe Glow the Firefly (only vocal is "GOOD NIGHT!" at the end)

Any others?

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Postby kaseykockroach » Sun Dec 13, 2009 1:51 pm

There's also the Inki cartoons. And Davis' Foxy Duckling.

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Postby Marty26 » Sun Dec 13, 2009 1:56 pm

Much Ado About Nutting and Now Hear This.
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Postby oceansoul » Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:15 pm

It's Hummer Time doesn't have that much talk too. Also many of the earlier Sylvester/Tweety shorts.
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Postby Bugsy-Kun » Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:43 pm

Baton Bunny (The only Bugs Bunny cartoon where he's don't talk except the cough sound from the audience.)

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Postby Matt the Y » Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:52 pm

"Rhapsody Rabbit" also only has a few lines from Bugs.

The handful of series cartoons Jones did with the two dogs; "Dog Gone Modern", "Prest-O Change-O", "Curious Puppy", "Stage Fright", "Snow Time for Comedy", and "Dog Tired".

"The Bird Came C.O.D."

"Saddle Silly" (few lines of dialogue but not much)

"Pappy's Puppy" (ditto; mostly a pantomime short)

"Chimp & Zee" (mostly pantomime sight gags, though the professor speaks once in awhile)

"Rhapsody in Rivets"

"Peck Up Your Troubles"

"Holiday for Shoestrings"

"The Gay Anties"

"Mouse Mazurka" (dialogue at beginning and end only)

"Fin 'N' Catty" (again, set-up and closing narration; other than that, pantomime)

"Odor of the Day" (just random sneezes and "Gezundheit!")

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Postby HassanChop! » Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:59 pm

"A Corny Concerto"
Besides Elmer Fudd's introduction, the music carries the two sequences.

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Postby jlppr » Sun Dec 13, 2009 3:28 pm

HassanChop! wrote:"A Corny Concerto"
Besides Elmer Fudd's introduction, the music carries the two sequences.

i was gonna say that one myself. only one i can think of off the top my head at the moment

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Postby Brandon Panther » Sun Dec 13, 2009 4:05 pm

The Cagey Canery has no dialogue except for the ending: "Ladies and gentlemen of the audience. Would any of you be interested in a homeless cat and canery?"
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Postby Alf » Sun Dec 13, 2009 4:21 pm

"Good Night Elmer" (just a couple yawns at the beginning and some bawling at the end)

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