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== Plot ==
 
== Plot ==
An airman is looking forward to completing his tour of duty and becoming a civilian. A gremlin sergeant ("Grogan, technical gremlin first class") accompanies him on the way to the discharge office, ostensibly to ensure the airman doesn't decide to re-enlist. The gremlin then presents a series of arguments that superficially suggest that civilian life is better, but cumulatively favour re-enlistment. At the end, the airman re-enlists.
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An airman is looking forward to completing his tour of duty and becoming a civilian. A gremlin sergeant ("Grogan, technical gremlin first class") accompanies him on the way to the discharge office, ostensibly to ensure the airman doesn't decide to re-enlist. The gremlin then presents a series of arguments that superficially suggest that civilian life is better, but cumulatively favor re-enlistment. At the end, the airman re-enlists.
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== Availability ==
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* Blu-ray - ''[[Looney Tunes Platinum Collection: Volume 1]]'', Disc 3
   
 
== Notes ==
 
== Notes ==
* This short is similar to [[90 Day Wondering]].
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* This short is similar to "[[90 Day Wondering]]".
   
 
* '''Production Number:''' 1382
 
* '''Production Number:''' 1382
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[[Category:1955]]
 
[[Category:1955]]
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[[Category:Shorts]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons directed by Chuck Jones]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons directed by Chuck Jones]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons written by Chuck Jones]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons written by Chuck Jones]]
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Ken Harris]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Gerry Chiniquy]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Ben Washam]]
 
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Abe Levitow]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Abe Levitow]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Richard Thompson]]
 
[[Category:Cartoons animated by Richard Thompson]]

Latest revision as of 13:02, December 31, 2019

A Hitch in Time
Hitch time
Directed By: Charles M. Jones
Produced By: Eddie Selzer
Released: 1955
Series: United States Army Shorts
Story: Charles M. Jones
Animation: Ken Harris
Gerry Chiniquy
Ben Washam
Abe Levitow
Richard Thompson
Layouts: Ernest Nordli
Backgrounds: Philip DeGuard
Film Editor: Treg Brown
Voiced By: Mel Blanc
Music: Milt Franklyn
Starring: John McRogers
Grogan
Preceded By: Orange Blossoms for Violet
Succeeded By: 90 Day Wondering
LOONEY TUNES (Looney Toons)- A Hitch in Time (1955) -ULTRA HD 4K Cartoons- -1382-

LOONEY TUNES (Looney Toons)- A Hitch in Time (1955) -ULTRA HD 4K Cartoons- -1382-

A Hitch in Time is a 1955 cartoon directed by Chuck Jones, produced by Warner Brothers for the United States Air Force to promote re-enlistment.

Plot Edit

An airman is looking forward to completing his tour of duty and becoming a civilian. A gremlin sergeant ("Grogan, technical gremlin first class") accompanies him on the way to the discharge office, ostensibly to ensure the airman doesn't decide to re-enlist. The gremlin then presents a series of arguments that superficially suggest that civilian life is better, but cumulatively favor re-enlistment. At the end, the airman re-enlists.

Availability Edit

Notes Edit

  • Production Number: 1382
  • This is the only Chuck Jones cartoon to have Gerry Chiniquy as an animator, who still animation with Friz Freleing.
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