History WesternAnimation / TheBugsBunnyRoadRunnerShow

8th Jun '18 9:27:46 AM Briguy52748
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* ThemeTune: "This Is It" was the main theme, but the Road Runner segment had its own theme music. At one point the two were combined.

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* ThemeTune: "This Is It" was the main theme, theme from 1960-1984 (and again from 1988-2000), but the Road Runner segment had its own theme music. At one point the two were combined.combined.
** For the 1984-1985 season only (the final CBS season), an all-new song, "Cartoon Gold," was used. Another opening sequence, using music from the Looney Tunes open and closing themes, was used for the early years of the ABC return (1985-1988).
25th Feb '18 5:59:34 PM ANTMuddle
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* HitFlash: In the outro that ran through the 1970s and 1980s, this happens when the car Bugs is driving through the desert collides with the boulder the Coyote is holding during his flight.
8th Feb '18 7:48:46 PM TheSaddleman
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* OnTheNext: ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' featured a montage short clips from the cartoons featured on next week's show.

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* OnTheNext: ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' featured a montage of short clips from the cartoons featured on next week's show.



* ThemeTune: "This Is It"

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* ThemeTune: "This Is It"It" was the main theme, but the Road Runner segment had its own theme music. At one point the two were combined.
28th Nov '17 12:29:49 PM Kartoonkid95
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** A short-lived, 30-minute primetime version aired with this title during the 1976-77 midseason.
* ''Daffy Duck''(NBC). Aired from 1978 to 1981.

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** A short-lived, 30-minute primetime version aired with this title during the 1976-77 1975-76 midseason.
* ''Daffy Duck''(NBC).Duck'' (NBC). Aired from 1978 to 1981.
28th Nov '17 12:28:39 PM Kartoonkid95
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** A short-lived, 30-minute primetime version aired with this title during the 1976-77 midseason.
28th Nov '17 12:26:12 PM Kartoonkid95
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!!Incarnations of this show
* "The Bugs Bunny Show" (ABC). First-run episodes 1960-1962. Re-runs continued to air to 1968.
* "The Porky Pig Show" (ABC). 1964-1966. Featured first-run cartoons and replays of several seen on ''The Bugs Bunny Show.''
* "The Road Runner Show" (CBS). Run from 1966 to 1968.
* The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour" (CBS). Combination of the above shows. First-run episodes run from 1968 to 1969. Show continued airing to 1975.
* "The Bugs Bunny Show" (CBS). Run from 1971 to 1973.
* "The Road Runner Show" (ABC). Run from 1971 to 1972.
* "The Bugs Bunny Show" (ABC). Run from 1973 to 1975.
* "The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour" (CBS). Run from 1975 to 1978. Included several shorts not broadcast in the previous incarnation.
* "The Sylvester and Tweety Show" (CBS). Companion show. Run from 1976 to 1977.
* "The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show" (CBS). Name change reflected the change of episode length, from 60 minutes to 90. First run episodes lasted from 1978 to 1979. From 1979 to 1985, a mix of re-runs and new episodes was broadcast.
* "The Daffy Duck Show" (NBC). Run from 1978 to 1981. Included the original broadcasts of the 1960s Daffy Duck/Speedy Gonzales shorts. Became "The Daffy & Speedy Show" in the 1981-82 season.
* "Sylvester & Tweety, Daffy & Speedy Show" (CBS). New incarnation of the above and companion show to the "The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show". Run from 1981 to 1982.
* "The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour" (ABC). Run from 1985 to 1986. Included shorts of every notable Looney Tunes character except Tweety and Speedy Gonzales.
* "The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show" (ABC). Run from 1986 to 2000, underwent various changes in format. Show was cancelled when Creator/CartoonNetwork gained the sole rights for broadcasting the Looney Tunes shorts.

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!!Incarnations of this show
show:
* "The ''The Bugs Bunny Show" Show'' (ABC). First-run episodes 1960-1962. Re-runs continued in primetime 1960-1962, with repeats airing on Saturday mornings form then until 1968. Repeats aired on CBS from 1971 to air 1973, and then back on ABC from 1973 to 1968.
1975.
* "The ''The Porky Pig Show" Show'' (ABC). 1964-1966. Featured first-run cartoons and replays of several seen on ''The Bugs Bunny Show.''
* "The ''The Road Runner Show" Show'' (CBS). Run from 1966 to 1968.
1968. Repeats aired on ABC from 1971 to 1972.
* The ''The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour" Hour'' (CBS). Combination of the above shows. First-run episodes run from 1968 to 1969. Show continued 1969, with reruns airing to 1975.
* "The Bugs Bunny Show" (CBS). Run from 1971 to 1973.
* "The Road Runner Show" (ABC). Run from 1971 to 1972.
* "The Bugs Bunny Show" (ABC). Run from 1973 to 1975.
* "The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour" (CBS). Run
until 1971. A new version aired from 1975 to 1978. Included 1978 and included several shorts not broadcast in the previous incarnation.
* "The Sylvester ''Sylvester and Tweety Show" Tweety'' (CBS). Companion show. Run Aired from 1976 to 1977.
* "The ''The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show" Show'' (CBS). Name The name change reflected the change of episode length, show's increase in length from 60 minutes to 90. First run episodes lasted 90 minutes. Aired from 1978 to 1979. From 1979 to 1985, with a mix of re-runs older shorts and new episodes was broadcast.
newer shorts originally made for primetime specials.
* "The Daffy Duck Show" (NBC). Run ''Daffy Duck''(NBC). Aired from 1978 to 1981. Included the original broadcasts of the 1960s Daffy Duck/Speedy Gonzales shorts. Became "The Daffy & Speedy Show" in the 1981-82 season.
1981.
* "Sylvester & Tweety, Daffy & Speedy Show" (CBS). New incarnation of the above and companion show to the "The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show". Run ''The Daffy/Speedy Show'' (NBC). Aired from 1981 to 1982.
* "The ''The Sylvester & Tweety/Daffy & Speedy Show'' (CBS). A new incarnation of the above. Aired from 1981 to 1982.
* ''The
Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour" Hour'' (ABC). Run Aired from 1985 to 1986. Included shorts of every notable Looney Tunes character except Tweety and Speedy Gonzales.
* "The ''The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show" Show'' (ABC). Run Aired from 1986 to 2000, underwent various changes in format. Show was cancelled when Creator/CartoonNetwork gained the sole rights for broadcasting the Looney Tunes shorts.
28th Nov '17 12:17:39 PM Kartoonkid95
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* HighPressureEmotion: One episode of ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' has Porky Pig do this when driven up the wall Charlie Dog (as part of a reprise of their "Labrador Retriever" exchange from the short ''Often an Orphan'').

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* EvolvingCredits: The "This Is It" opening went through a few changes over the years.
** For ''The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour'', new animation was created to create a transition between the "Bugs Bunny" and "Road Runner" theme songs.
** In the early 1980s, the opening was rotoscoped so that, instead of a vaudeville stage, the characters are wearing tuxedos in a glitzy variety show set.
** In 1992, ''The Bugs Bunny & Tweety Show'' introduced a completely reanimated version of the theme with updated character designs.
* HighPressureEmotion: One episode of ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' has Porky Pig do this when driven up the wall by Charlie Dog (as part of a reprise of their "Labrador Retriever" exchange from the short ''Often an Orphan'').



* LegionOfLostSouls: The episode "Foreign Legion Leghorn" had Foghorn Leghorn in the Legion, with past cartoons showing what drove him to join.

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** Another episode had an unintentional example when Pepe Le Pew becomes the guest host after Bugs and the intended emcee, Yosemite Sam, get driven away by his stench.
* LegionOfLostSouls: The episode "Foreign Legion Leghorn" had Foghorn Leghorn in the Legion, with past older cartoons serving as flashbacks showing what drove him to join.
12th Nov '17 5:55:15 PM Kartoonkid95
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* BulletDodgesYou: In one episode, Yosemite Sam tries to shoot at Pepe Le Pew, but the bullets get repulsed by his stench and scurried right back into Sam's pistols.
-->'''Sam:''' I hates cowardly bullets!
1st Nov '17 10:29:29 AM Kartoonkid95
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* ''{{Overcrank}}'': The episode "Bad-Time Story" features Bugs demonstrating how a cartoon character zips out of a scene by doing one in super slow-motion.

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* ''{{Overcrank}}'': {{Overcrank}}: The episode "Bad-Time Story" features Bugs demonstrating how a cartoon character zips out of a scene by doing one in super slow-motion.
1st Nov '17 10:29:06 AM Kartoonkid95
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!! This series provides examples of:

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!! This series (and bridges) provides examples of:



* ByTheLightsOfTheirEyes: In "Do or Diet", Bugs has the stage lights turned off to show how carrots are good for your eyes. The result is Bugs' eyes appearing in the dark, only for the eyes of the Tasmanian Devil to join his.
-->'''Bugs:''' See? I can see you, but you can't see me.
-->'''Taz:''' ''I'' can see you.
-->'''Bugs:''' Oh, you eat carrots?
-->'''Taz:''' No, I eat ''rabbits!''
* EpisodeTitleCard: The first season of ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' didn't have individual titles, but the second season had titles with cards at the beginning.
* HighPressureEmotion: One episode of ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' has Porky Pig do this when driven up the wall Charlie Dog (as part of a reprise of their "Labrador Retriever" exchange from the short ''Often an Orphan'').



* LegionOfLostSouls: The ''Bugs Bunny Show'' episode "Foreign Legion Leghorn" had Foghorn Leghorn in the Legion, with past cartoons showing what drove him to join.

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* LegionOfLostSouls: The ''Bugs Bunny Show'' episode "Foreign Legion Leghorn" had Foghorn Leghorn in the Legion, with past cartoons showing what drove him to join.


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* NoisyShutUp:
** In one show, Daffy interrupts Bugs' monologue by putting on a song-and-dance act, prompting Bugs to pull out a megaphone and shout ''"DAFFY!!"'' to get him to stop.
** In "The Honeymousers", Bugs invites the viewer into his dressing room to watch his favorite sitcom. At one point, he gives "you" carrots to eat, but he can't hear himself talking over the loud chewing, so he shouts "QUIET!" and swaps out the carrots for marshmallows.
* OnTheNext: ''The Bugs Bunny Show'' featured a montage short clips from the cartoons featured on next week's show.
* ''{{Overcrank}}'': The episode "Bad-Time Story" features Bugs demonstrating how a cartoon character zips out of a scene by doing one in super slow-motion.
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