1951 theatrical reissue poster.
|Production company:||MGM Cartoons|
|Release date:||July 22, 1944|
|Music composed by:||Scott Bradley|
|Screenplay by:||William Hanna|
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The Bodyguard is the fifteenth animated theatrical short of the Tom and Jerry series. It was released on July 22, 1944 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was produced by Fred Quimby, and written and directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.
Spike repays Jerry's kindness by coming to his aide whenever he whistles.
In order of appearance:
- Bubble gum
- Dogcatcher's van
The music is composed by Scott Bradley.
It was originally released in theaters on February 26, 1944, then released on August 4, 1951.
Behind the scenes
- Spike has developed into a much more civilized dog from the rabid barking dog he was in Dog Trouble. Although, he reverts back in the next short, Puttin' on the Dog.