WorldCat Identities

Avery, Tex 1908-1980

Overview
Works: 354 works in 552 publications in 4 languages and 4,891 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Comedy films  Short films  Humor  Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures 
Roles: Director, Restager , Author, Film editor, Animator , Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, fmd, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.5, 791.4575
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Looney tunes golden collection by Mel Blanc( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another Looney Tunes collection featuring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, fairy tales, a disc devoted to the talented animator Robert Clampett, and more classics
Looney tunes golden collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty more of the most looneytic Looney Tunes ever unleashed. Features cartoons with Bug Bunny, Elmer Fudd, Pepe Le Pew, Porky Pig, and the Academy Award-winning cartoon 'Walky Talky Hawky' with Foghorn Leghorn
Looney Tunes spotlight collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 30 classic cartoons from the Looney Tunes golden collection, volume 2, all restored and remastered. Features Tweety and Sylverster, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd and many other Looney Tune favorites
Looney tunes musical masterpieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of remastered and restored classic Looney Tunes cartoons
Tex Avery's Droopy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrical cartoon collection featuring Droopy, a diminutive basset hound who lulls the bad guys into a false sense of security by acting slow and dumb when in actual fact he is a genius. The shrewd Droopy always outwits his enemies
Tex Avery's screwball classics by Tex Avery( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen classic cartoons featuring Tex Avery's wildest characters
Tex Avery's screwball classics( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight classic cartoons featuring Tex Avery's wildest characters
Looney Tunes spotlight collection double feature( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 30 classic cartoons from the Looney Tunes golden collection, volume 2, all restored and remastered. Features Tweety and Sylverster, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd and many other Looney Tune favorites
Bugs Bunny superstar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with fellow Termite Terrace residents Friz Freleng and Tex Avery and narrated by Orson Welles, Bugs Bunny Superstar includes nine complete cartoons that are prime examples of the collaborative efforts of Warner cartoonists, ink-and-painters, effects artists and others. 'No idea was too outrageous, ' Clampett says. Seeing rare home movies of the animators as they act out ideas adds to that sense of unrestrained creativity
Snow White by Angelin Preljocaj( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1990 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"4 fully animated color cartoons."--Container
Top 10 forgotten cartoons of all time( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes innovative cartoons from producer Max Fleisher and his brother, director Dave Fleisher who were the first to create cartoons by tracing live-action footage. They used this patented invention to revolutionize animation. DIsc also includes some non-Fleischer cartoons
Looney tunes platinum collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Make way for Looney Tunes Platinum Collection Volume 2 with 50 animated theatrical shorts remastered in stellar hi-def Blu-ray in all their stellar silliness. Selections include the core characters, such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Tweety and Sylvester, Pepé Le Pew and Foghorn Leghorn. While Disc Two offers one-shot classics, and disc three serves up great fun and insider info with its wild array of bonus programs saluting legendary animators and historical gems
Tex Avery by Tex Avery( Visual )

22 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling van 63 tekenfilms met o.a. Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Droopy en Porky Pig aangevuld met twee documentaires over de maker Tex Avery
MGM cartoon Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turner/MGM's Christmas package of 4 animated shorts: Alias St. Nick (1935), about a mouse who disbelieves in Santa Claus; The pups' Christmas (1936), two puppies' slapstick misadventures with a surreal assortment of gifts; The peachy cobbler (1950), adapted from the tale The shoemaker and the elves (this time the old shoemaker is rewarded by a flock of birds) ; and Peace on Earth (1939), a pacifist parable in which animals tell how "man varmints" destroyed themselves with war
The wacky world of Tex Avery( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant, hilarious and groundbreaking animator Tex Avery created the wonderful squash-and stretch cartoons of his era. Avery added speed, sarcasm, irony and nonstop action to The Golden Age of Hollywood animation! Each episode stars a variety of wild original characters including the bumbling Roman centurion, `Pompeii Pete', the inept conqueror and the little princess he cannot conquer `Genghis and Khannie', the lamest super hero on 4 legs `Power Pooch', the world's first inventor `Einstone', the ultra-pesky `Freddie the Fly' and of course the wackiest hero in the old west `Tex Avery' himself! Join The Wacky World of Tex Avery and enjoy the unpredictable hysteria that defined a generation of animation!
Bugs Bunny and friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten animated films produced between 1934 and 1943 featuring four Bugs Bunny cartoons where Bugs' encounters a gremlin, buys war bonds, befriends a generous Elmer Fudd, and evades being dinner for two castaways. Other films include a twisted look at fairy tales; next animals go to school, and are taught by Teacher Duck, in a "Musical Revue"; then Bloodhound Eggbert helps Porky Pig track down the "Missing Lynx," a spy who is a master of disguises; next the celebrities of 1941 are seen doing the conga at Ciro's; followed by the Gadget Salesman who tries to sell his wares in the jungle, is about to be cooked by cannibals until the Queen falls in love with him; and finally the City Slicker goes West to dig for gold, and gets the scoop from the Old Prospector
Cartoon favourites 3 feature collection : Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo!, Looney Tunes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Jerry: his is a compilation of fun-filled episodes with everyone's favorite cat and mouse
MGM cartoon magic featuring "Alias St. Nick"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An MGM Christmas package of four animated shorts: Peace on Earth is a pacifist tale in which tiny animals tell how "man varmints" annihilated themselves with war. Alias St. Nick is a comedic tale about a young cynical mouse who believes there "ain't no Santa Claus" and says so during his grandmother's reading of " 'Twas the night before Christmas." The Pups' Christmas follows two adorable puppies as they tangle with a cornucopia of gifts, some of which turn out to be quite menacing. The Peachy Cobbler is a heartwarming retelling of The Shoemaker and the Elves. A sickly old shoemaker feeds his last piece of bread to some birds who then decide to do him a favor and fix all the shoes in the shop
The golden age of Looney tunes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

70 complete uncut cartoons, 1933-1948
Tex Avery : the MGM years, 1942-1955 by John Canemaker( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tex Avery is considered the most important influence on Hollywood studio cartoons after Walt Disney. The career of this legendary director, who created Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and Droopy, among others, spanned fifty years and took him to most of the major cartoon studios, including Walter Lantz, Warner Bros., MGM, and Hanna-Barbera. His formative years were at Warner Bros., where, in the mid-1930s, his innovative directorial spark dazzled and inspired colleagues such as
 
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Tex Avery's Droopy
Alternative Names
Avery, Fred

Avery, Fred 1908-

Avery, Fred 1908-1980

Avery, Frederick Bean

Avery, Frederick Bean 1908-1980

Avery, Fredrick Bean 1908-1980

Frederick Bean Avery director de cine estadounidense

Teks Ejveri

Tex Avery Amerikaans filmregisseur

Tex Avery amerikai animátor, szinkronszínész és filmrendező

Tex Avery animatore e regista statunitense

Tex Avery cinéaste américain

Tex Avery pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Tex Avery US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Zeichner von Zeichentrickfilmen

Текс Ейвері

Текс Ејвери

Эйвери, Текс

טקס אייברי שחקן ואנימטור אמריקאי

تيكس أيفري

تک اوری

텍스 에이버리

テックス・アヴェリー

特克斯·埃弗里

Languages
English (86)

French (26)

Italian (3)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Tex Avery : the MGM years, 1942-1955Tex Avery : the MGM years, 1942-1955Tex Avery : a unique legacy, 1942-1955Tex Avery : Hollywood's master of screwball cartoonsTex Avery : a unique legacy (1942-55)