Mexican Cat Dance Title Card
Title Card
Mexican Cat Dance
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Series: Looney Tunes
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Production No.: 1614
Reel No.: 3109
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Starring Speedy Gonzales with Sylvester
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Footage Reuse from:
Animation Reuse: Bully for Bugs
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Directed by Friz Freleng
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Written and Directed by
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Produced by
Uncredited Producer David H. DePatie
Executive Producer
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Produced and Directed by
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Written, Produced and Directed by
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Screenplay by
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Story John Dunn
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Written by
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Edited by
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Supervising Animators
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Animation Gerry Chiniquy
Virgil Ross
Bob Matz
Lee Halpern
Art Leonardi
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Assistant Animation
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Layouts and Designs
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Layouts Hawley Pratt
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Layout Assisstants
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Backgrounds Tom O'Loughlin
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Layouts and Backgrounds
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Backgrounds and Layouts
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Effects Animation
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Sound effects
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Film Editor Lee Gunther
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Voice Characterizations Mel Blanc
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Vocal Effects
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Uncredited Narrator
Music Bill Lava
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Musical Direction
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Musical Score
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Piano Soloist
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MPAA No.: 19916
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Release date(s): April 20, 1963
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Preceded by "The Million Hare"
Followed by "Now Hear This"
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Mexican Cat Dance is a 1963 Looney Tunes cartoon directed by Friz Freleng.


The mice of a Mexican town decide to take over a local bullring after Toro the Bull scares the matador out of the arena. Speedy Gonzales will be the matador to Sylvester's bull at their bullfighting tourney.


  • The opening scene with Toro is reused animation from "Bully for Bugs".


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