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It is--no prizes for guessing correctly--a double feature consisting of two videos set to the music of mariachi combo Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, source of many an EarWorm from the 1960s. The film consists of opening credits set to an excerpt from Alpert's "Mexican Shuffle", before the two cartoons, which are connected by nothing other than Alpert's music:

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It is--no prizes for guessing correctly--a double feature consisting of two videos set to the music of mariachi combo Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, source of many an EarWorm ear worm from the 1960s. The film consists of opening credits set to an excerpt from Alpert's "Mexican Shuffle", before the two cartoons, which are connected by nothing other than Alpert's music:


* AnimatedMusicVideo: Two of them, in fact. These little cartoons are a TropeMaker for the AnimatedMusicVideo, and in fact they may be the UrExample, if one doesn't count music-set-to-video examples like ''Disney/FlowersAndTrees'' from Disney.

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* AnimatedMusicVideo: Two of them, in fact. These little cartoons are a TropeMaker for the AnimatedMusicVideo, and in fact they may be the UrExample, if one doesn't count music-set-to-video examples like ''Disney/FlowersAndTrees'' "WesternAnimation/FlowersAndTrees" from Disney.

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''A Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Double Feature'' is a 1966 animated short film (six minutes) by John and Faith Hubley.

It is--no prizes for guessing correctly--a double feature consisting of two videos set to the music of mariachi combo Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, source of many an EarWorm from the 1960s. The film consists of opening credits set to an excerpt from Alpert's "Mexican Shuffle", before the two cartoons, which are connected by nothing other than Alpert's music:

* "Spanish Flea": This, probably the best known Alpert song, is here set to a cartoon in which a flea watches with displeasure as his regular habitat is ruined by the construction of a tacky resort.
* "Tijuana Taxi": A mariachi band in danger of missing a flight piles into a taxi, which goes on a desperate, madcap race to the airport.

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* AnimatedMusicVideo: Two of them, in fact. These little cartoons are a TropeMaker for the AnimatedMusicVideo, and in fact they may be the UrExample, if one doesn't count music-set-to-video examples like ''Disney/FlowersAndTrees'' from Disney.
* AnthologyFilm: Probably the shortest one ever, but it does consists of two entirely separate short cartoons.
* ClownCar: ''Way'' too many musicians cram into that car when it takes off for the airport.
* CoolCar: The second cartoon ends with the taxi ''taking off into flight'' after the plane takes off.
* DisturbedDoves: Crossed with FruitCart. As the taxi careens through the town square it plows through a salesman's stack of doves in cages.
* LimitedAnimation: A typical example of the cheaper animation style that became very common in the 1960s, with sketch animation against crudely drawn backgrounds and a WhiteVoidRoom.
* ObstructiveBureaucrat: The taxi makes it to the aiport just in time--until the Customs guy intercepts them and takes forever reviewing their papers, causing the band to miss the flight.
* WhiteVoidRoom: The whole cartoon is drawn against one of these.

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