Old Rockin’ Chair Tom (1948)

USA, 1948
35mm film, Technicolor, 1.37:1
mono (Western Electric Sound System), English

An American animated fantasy film directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera and featuring .

Plot Summary

Mammy has finally had enough of Tom's inefficiency and brings in a replacement, Lightning. The charming and ruthlessly efficient Lightning despatches Jerry and frames Tom for stealing the food from the fridge that he in fact had taken. Tom and Jerry are forced into an unlikely alliance to see off Lightning.


Directed by: William Hanna and Joseph Barbera
© Copyright MCMXLCII [1952] in U.S.A. by Loew's Incorporated
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon. Produced by Loew's Incorporated
Produced by: Fred Quimby
Animation: Ed Barge, Ray Patterson, Irven Spence, Kenneth Muse
Color by: Technicolor
Music: Scott Bradley
Made in: Hollywood, U.S.A.