Motor Knows Best

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Motor Knows Best
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I can't believe this short predicted Villanous
Premiere date: Week of November 9, 1959
Run time: 7:16
Music composed by: Hoyt Curtin
Writers: Mike Maltese
Directors: William Hanna and Joseph Barbera
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"Motor Knows Best" is the eighth episode of Snooper and Blabber season one, It aired as a segment of The Quick Draw McGraw Show. It was written by Mike Maltese, and produced and directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, the founders of Hanna-Barbera.

Snooper and Blabber enter a race to take down Crash Smithereens.

Detailed summary

Memorable quotes

Blabber: Can that be Crash Smitheerens?

Crash: Well, it ain’t Huckleberry Hound.

Characters

Legend
Character debut Speaking debut Ep. debut No lines Mentioned

In order of appearance:

Character Actor
Snooper Daws Butler
Blabber Mouse Daws Butler
Crash Smithereens Don Messick
Denton Fender Don Messick
Huckleberry Hound
Announcer Don Messick


Locations

Objects

Vehicles

  • Snooper's Car

Production

Development

Filming

Music

The score was composed by Phil Green, Jack Shaindlin, and Louis De Francesco.

Release

Dates are in order of release:

  • United States: week of November 9, 1959.

Behind the scenes

  • The episode title is a play on the phrase, "Mother knows best." You're welcome.
  • Huckleberry Hound is name dropped by Crash.

Errors

Critical reception

In other languages

Language Name Meaning

Home availability

  • Not available. 😢

References