The Zoot Cat

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The Zoot Cat
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Theatrical poster.
Production company: MGM Cartoons
Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date: February 26, 1944
Run time: 7:08
Starring: William Hanna
Producer(s): Fred Quimby
Music composed by: Scott Bradley
Screenplay by: William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Director(s): William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
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The Zoot Cat is the thirteenth animated theatrical short of the Tom and Jerry series. It was released on February 26, 1944 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was produced by Fred Quimby, and written and directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.

Tom tries to impress a girl cat by dressing up in his own "zoot" suit.

Detailed summary

Memorable quotes

Characters

Legend
Character debut Speaking debut Ep. debut No lines Mentioned

In order of appearance:

Character Actor
Jerry Mouse Sara Berner
Tom Cat Jerry Mann
William Hanna (screams)
Toots Sara Berner
Smiling Sam announcer Jerry Man
Smiling Sam


Locations

  • Toots's residence

Objects

  • Piano

Vehicles

  • None

Production

Development

Music

The music is composed by Scott Bradley.

Release

It was originally released in theaters on February 26, 1944, then released on October 7, 1950.

Behind the scenes

  • Apparently, Tom is now an alley cat.

Errors

Home availability

References