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  Looney Tunes - Nickelodeon
The original opening contained cartoon clips as an announcer proclaimed, "It's Looney Tunes On Nickelodeon!" And later, "And now it's time for the show!" The opening music with the Warner Brothers shield and the closing "That's all, Folks!" card were not shown on the cartoons, but the opening credits to the cartoon shorts were shown.
The one exception was "Guided Muscle", in which, instead of the bouncing-ball ending, Wile E. dragged the Looney Tunes On Nickelodeon card across the screen at the end, whereas at the finish of the original cartoon, he dragged across the "That's All, Folks!" card.
The final installment of Looney Tunes On Nickelodeon, containing "The Cat's Bah", "Porky in Wackyland", "The Daffy Duckeroo", "To Beep or Not to Beep", "Tree For Two", and "Of Rice and Hen", aired on Sept.
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  Austin360 Movies: 'Looney Tunes: Back in Action' Reviews -- Omar Gallaga, AA-S
If I were a Looney Tunes character, my body would have melted into a puddle, poured onto the sticky movie theater floor and spilled down the aisle as my spirit, a white-robed angel playing a golden harp, floated up to the multiplex ceiling.
"Looney Tunes" is a terrible film, the kind of awful project that sullies the name of everyone associated with it.
The Looney Tunes cartoons have been around for almost 70 years, but it's not hyperbole to say this is the nadir.
www.austin360.com /movies/content/movies/reviews/l/looneytunes_aas.html   (694 words)

  
  Looney Tunes: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Looney tunes: back in action was a 2003 warner bros. film that combined live action and animation to tell the story of a hapless stuntman, dj drake (played by brendan...
Looney tunes slowpoke rodriguez is the slowest mouse in all mexico and cousin to speedy gonzalez....
Sylvester junior is the son of sylvester the cat in the looney tunes cartoons....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/lo/looney_tunes.htm   (2868 words)

  
 Looney Tunes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Looney Tunes is a Warner Brothers animated cartoon series which ran in many movie theatres from 1930 to 1969.
The Looney Tunes series' popularity was strengthened even more when the shorts began airing on network and syndicated television in the mid-to-late 1950s under various titles and formats.
The release of the Looney Tunes Golden Collection: Volume 3 includes a disclaimer at the beginning of each DVD in the volume given by Whoopi Goldberg which explains that the cartoons in the collection are uncut and uncensored and contain scenes which may be considered unacceptable today.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Looney_Tunes   (2103 words)

  
 Looney Tunes - Merrie Melodies
Looney Tunes theme music was "Merrie Go Round Broke Down," by Cliff Friend and Dave Franklin, and Merrie Melodies was an adaptation to "Merrily We Roll Along," by Charles Tobias, Murray Mencher and Eddie Cantor.
Looney Tunes were more popular when they developed the more mature and funnier edge that drew them away from Disney's child-appeal productions.
After the war Looney Tunes aired on syndicated television in the late 1950s finding time spots on Saturday mornings when the kids got up, and weekday afternoons, when the kids were home from school for lunch.
www.vex.net /~dq711/looney_tunes.htm   (853 words)

  
 The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour DVD news: Press Release for Golden and Spotlight Vol 5 Collections | ...
All classic Looney Tunes cartoons featured in the sets have been fully re-mastered and are presented to viewers in their original, un-edited format.
Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume Five, which is aimed at adult collectors of animation, will retail for $64.92 SRP and Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection Volume Five, which is geared towards viewers of all ages, will retail for $26.99 SRP.
Disc four celebrates Looney Tunes' early years and features several rarely seen shorts, including Porky at the Crocadero, which features Porky Pig aspiring to be a band leader at the Crocadero nightclub.
www.tvshowsondvd.com /news/Bugs-Bunny-Looney-Tunes-Comedy-Hour-Golden-Collection-Volume-5-Press-Release/7951   (1821 words)

  
 Jamaica Gleaner - A festival of fun for Looney Tunes fans - Wednesday | December 24, 2003
No one learns anything at the end of a Looney Tunes cartoon, if they did, you would never have another sketch, because in each sketch the same thing happens over and again, only the setting changes.
As it is a Looney Tunes flick, regardless of the placement of a few humans, that makes it perfect.
One of the signs that the Tunes have grown up just a little is that it manages to make fun of Hollywood and its marriage with the world of commerce.
www.jamaica-gleaner.com /gleaner/20031224/ent/ent1.html   (721 words)

  
 Filmtracks: Looney Tunes: Back in Action (Jerry Goldsmith)
His contribution for Looney Tunes would truly test his ability to generate slapstick, shtick action at an extremely energizing pace of movement.
The title theme for Looney Tunes is suspiciously similar to one of the plethora of pleasant themes for The 'Burbs, and is recurring enough to establish itself well in the score.
Goldsmith didn't have time to finish the score for Looney Tunes due to countless late edits to the end of the picture, and John Debney (likewise versatile in most genres) was hired to use Goldsmith's cues in an additional 16 minutes of material.
www.filmtracks.com /titles/looney_tunes.html   (968 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: looney tunes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Looney Tunes Items Shop eBay for anything and everything - from specialized gifts to custom clothing.
Looney Tunes Merchandise, Gifts and More Looneystore.com carries a huge selection of products featuring all of your favorite Looney Tunes characters.
Filed under: TV Royalty, OpEd, Animation, The Five While each of the Looney Tunes characters had their own personality, even those personalities would...
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 Baby Looney Tunes - TV.com
Welcome to the Baby Looney Tunes guide at TV.com Here they come, they're the Looney Tunes as little ol' pre-schoolers and they're ready to learn and are still packed to make you laugh.
The Baby Looney Tunes are classified as the best-rated young children's show currently and is going for the record to even make history.
The Baby Looney Tunes are very curious and ready to learn from their elderly Granny.
www.tv.com /baby-looney-tunes/show/13123/summary.html   (1675 words)

  
 Variety.com - Reviews - Looney Tunes: Back in Action   (Site not responding. Last check: )
That's the challenge that ultimately derails "Looney Tunes: Back in Action," a not-inventive-enough romp that belches out gags at a rapid-fire clip but connects so sporadically as to leave the audience enervated but only sparingly entertained.
While seeing some of the Looney Tunes characters is always fun, and pic is diverting enough for small fry, adult appeal is limited, which should inhibit box office amid a spate of pre-holiday releases aimed at the family crowd.
"Looney Tunes" aspires to play on two levels, delighting kids with mayhem, while adults are supposed to laugh at the loving movie parodies and Hollywood references.
www.variety.com /review/VE1117922381.html?categoryid=31&cs=1   (1049 words)

  
 Loonatics | Kids' WB | New Looney Tune Characters | Picture | Bugs Bunny | Daffy Duck | Cartoon | Pics
The Looney Tunes gang - Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, The Road Runner, etc. - are headed far into the future, and far from their old appearances for the new WB cartoon, Loonatics.
The WB has totally re-animated six Looney Tunes characters for Loonatics, which is due to air in Fall 2005.
The idea is that these new characters are descendents of the original Looney Tunes cast, so they will have similar names to their relatives.
www.kidzworld.com /article/5456-looney-tunes-get-a-make-over-for-loonatics   (380 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Looney Tunes: Golden Collection, Volume 1: DVD
Help make "The Looney Tunes Golden Collection" a best-seller and you'll not only be helping the cause of classic animation on DVD, you'll be getting some of the best comedy films ever produced, animated or live-action.
This 4-DVD set is a wonderful look at the Looney Tunes from the start, through their glory years in the '40s and '50s, and on into the famed TV reruns and made-for-TV shorts in...
Looney Tunes "The Golden Collection" is a 4 disc set presenting 56 of the best Looney Tunes cartoons ever made.
www.amazon.ca /Looney-Tunes-Golden-Collection-1/dp/B0000AYJXS   (2717 words)

  
 COMICON.com: UPDATED w/ART - LOONEY TUNES IS 100 - JOAN HILTY TALKS TUNES
Looney Tunes are close to my heart as a whole because actually, I wasn't allowed to watch much TV at all growing up in the '70s.
But you've got to be able to escalate the gags in that really anarchic Looney Tunes fashion, and the verbal wit has to be as strong as the visual wit.
Actually, a lot of the classic Western Publishing Looney Tunes stories are still being reprinted at top quality form in Europe to this day, by local licensees who have indeed kept local archives of films and stats.
www.comicon.com /cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=next_topic;f=36;t=000761;go=newer   (1808 words)

  
 The Looney Tunes Show - TV.com
Looney Tunes was originally aimed at an adult audience when it...
Looney Tunes was originally aimed at an adult audience when it aired for the first time in 1955, but unfortunately it was censored.
Looney Tunes made it\'s way to Nickelodeon along with numerous Warner Bros. classic cartoons including some of their oldest fl-and-whites and almost their complete canon of \'60s cartoons.
www.tv.com /the-looney-tunes-show/show/18884/summary.html   (612 words)

  
 Xbox.com | Looney Tunes: ACME Arsenal™ - Game Detail Page
Tag-team with the ’Tunes to stop the Evil Mad Scientist from wiping out the past and destroying the future in Looney Tunes: ACME Arsenal™.
Rocket through the ages, explore Looney worlds, whack-and-smash through an army of baddies, and control an enormous arsenal of zany ACME weapons.
LOONEY TUNES and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
www.xbox.com /en-US/games/l/looneytunesacmearsenal   (236 words)

  
 DVD Talk Review: Looney Tunes - Golden Collection, Volume Four
The Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series are both classics of American comedy and touchstones of animation that are likely to never be topped.
The television copies of these cartoons often looked like they had been dragged across the highway on their way to my local station, so I was happy when I got older to discover that there was a collector's market that kept these characters and their exploits alive.
This is the market that Looney Tunes - Golden Collection, Volume Four is aimed at: animation connoisseurs who want to see the shorts in their original versions and looking as good as possible.
www.dvdtalk.com /reviews/read.php?ID=25132   (3031 words)

  
 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Warner Bros. Cartoons
In fact, the name of the series itself, Looney Tunes, was a blatant swipe of Disney's Silly Symphonies.
The Looney Tunes, directed by Harman, continued to star Bosko, while Ising's Merrie Melodies featured lesser stars (such as Foxy, who looked even more like Mickey than did Bosko), or, more often, no stars at all.
In this half-hour TV series, the Looney Tunes characters have retired from acting and are instructors at Acme Looniversity; and their students, who include Plucky Duck, Hamton Pig, Babs & Buster Bunny and others, are the stars of the show.
www.toonopedia.com /warner.htm   (1272 words)

  
 DVD review: Looney Tunes triumphant
For generations of kids growing up between the 1970s and early '90s, Looney Tunes cartoons from Warner Brothers were a constant presence on syndicated television.
One could delve into the ramifications of media consolidation and broadcast licenses, but Looney Tunes -- which appeared in theaters (paired with features) from 1930 to 1969 -- are also politically incorrect.
Looney Tunes consist of transcendently simple, enduring fables pitting cat and mouse, rabbit and hunter, coyote and roadrunner.
www.oregonlive.com /AandE/wired/index.ssf?/base/entertainment/1164756315309600.xml&coll=7   (588 words)

  
 Excite UK - Arts - Animation - Studios - Warner Bros. - Looney Tunes
Aerial antics distribute looney tunes daffy duck antenna toppers that can help find your car faster when parked in large car parks.
Several original articles on Looney Tunes'' televised series, including plot summaries and connections between episodes.
Looney Tunes postcards, wallpaper, still and animated images, sounds.
www.excite.co.uk /directory/Arts/Animation/Studios/Warner_Bros./Looney_Tunes   (356 words)

  
 Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
He is the ONLY logical choice for the director (watch his older films for countless references to the Looney Tune gang).
The humans are all game, but never upstage the real stars (Bugs and the Gang of course), rather they simply add to the film and give us at least a few flesh and blood characters for us to relate to.
Sad there will probably not be another large scale Looney production after this, but we have this one to treasure.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0318155   (759 words)

  
 Looney Tunes DVD : TV Shows and Series on DVD from TVAddicts
Looney Tunes Golden Collection is a yearly series collection of popular Looney Tunes shorts from Warner Home Video.
The Looney Tunes DVD in a collection of 24 DVDs in a 4 box set as shown above, all 100% in chronological order from the pilot to the finale.
The Looney Tunes DVD collection are formatted region free so they will play on any DVD player, DVD-ROM X-Box or PS2 Worldwide.
www.tvaddicts.tv /movie/cartoon/looney_tunes.html   (226 words)

  
 EBgames.com - Buy Looney Tunes Racing - Used - PSX
Combining the wildly popular mass-market appeal of kart racing with the familiarity and humor of the Looney Tunes characters, the end result is a racing adventure for all ages.
Racing in graphically stunning environments, the characters are true to their rich identities and each drives their own specially designed vehicles, such as Bugs Bunny in his specially designed, carrot kart that runs entirely on carrot juice, or Daffy Duck's bill-shaped roadster, which takes to the tarmac like a duck to water.
Looney Tunes Racing is a kart championship that lets participants get down and dirty with super-snappy karts on bumpy, jumpy courses.
www.ebgames.com /product.asp?product%5Fid=934491   (372 words)

  
 Jayski's® Silly Season Site - 2002 Looney Tunes Schemes
This year, Bugs and the rest of his Looney Tunes pals are taking off the gloves, rolling up their sleeves, and tapping into their portfolio of ACME devices to take the ultimate prize.
"The Looney Tunes and their NASCAR driver sidekicks have anticipated this rematch for the past year and Action Performance is thrilled to be part of this great program," said Fred Wagenhals, President, Chairman, and CEO of Action Performance.
UPDATE 2: Chevrolet is set to reprise the promotion that put Looney Tunes characters on seven NASCAR Winston Cup cars last season, this time expanding it to include 11 cars in a one-race blast tied to the automaker's itle sponsorship of the Sept. 7 Chevy Monte Carlo 400 in Richmond.
www.jayski.com /schemes/2002looney.htm   (1684 words)

  
 SuperKids Software Review of Looney Tunes Photofun.
Looney Tunes Photofun provides kids with an enjoyable creativity outlet and an entertaining way to interact with computers and learn about basic computer navigation and skills.
Our testers were enthusiastic about the program, and parents noted that whereas similar programs may lose appeal as their characters' popularity fades, the "Looney Tunes" gang has withstood the test of time and it is likely that Looney Tunes Photofun will as well..
Kids who want to experiment with photo manipulation and like the "Looney Tunes" gang will enjoy this versatile art program.
www.superkids.com /aweb/pages/reviews/art/3/looney/merge.shtml   (390 words)

  
 Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003): Brendan Fraser, Jenna Elfman, Steve Martin - PopMatters Film Review
Here, Dante actually works with the Looney Tunes themselves, which is rather like giving Tarantino the power to resurrect and employ Bruce Lee.
The best thing about this incarnation of Looney Tunes is that it actually needs keeping up with: the gags and references come fast and furious.
This bit is so inspired, so perfectly in line with the Looney Tunes sensibility that I racked my brain afterward, trying to figure out if this was, in fact, from an old Warners cartoon (I'm leaning toward no, but I could be wrong).
www.popmatters.com /film/reviews/l/looney-tunes-back-in-action.shtml   (990 words)

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