Quiet Please! (1945)

USA, 1945
35mm film, “color by Technicolor”, 1.37:1
mono (Western Electric Sound System), no dialogue

An American animated fantasy film directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. The film won the 1946 Academy Awards for Best Short Subject, Cartoons.

Plot Summary

A dog is trying to get some sleep and has warned Tom to keep the noise down. Jerry sees the perfect opportunity for mischief and does whatever he can to try to wake the dog up.


Directed by: William Hanna and Joseph Barbera
© Copyright MCMXLV [1945] in USA by Loew’s Incorporated
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon. Produced by Loew’s Incorporated
Produced by: Fred Quimby
Animation: Kenneth Muse, Irven Spence, Ray Patterson, Pete Burness
Music: Scott Bradley


Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.389 – credits