Tijuana Toads (Blu-ray)

Directed by Fritz Freleng and David H. DePatie

Release Year: 0
Running Time: 108
UPC: 7 38329 19482 6
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Animation
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Cast
Don Diamond
Tom Holland
John Byner

Crew
Directed by Fritz Freleng and David H. DePatie

Like an amphibian Laurel & Hardy, TIJUANA TOADS revives the thin guy/fat guy formula for comedy, and endows it with a distinctive south-of-the-border flavor.  Toads “Pancho” and “El Toro” engage in madcap mischief (and even a bit of romance) while seeking to advance themselves within the biological food chain: giving chase to grasshoppers, Japanese beetles, and flies, while evading comic predators like snakes, cats, dogs, and a particularly dopey crane. This edition includes all seventeen laugh-filled episodes, rendered in the distinctive DePatie-Freleng style of the late ’60s/early ’70s, newly remastered in high definition.

 

 

CONTENTS: TIJUANA TOADS • A PAIR OF GREENBACKS • GO FOR CROAK • THE FROGGY FROGGY DUO • HOP AND CHOP • NEVER ON THIRSTY • A DOPEY HACIENDA • SNAKE IN THE GRACIAS • TWO JUMPS AND A CHUMP • MUD SQUAD • THE EGG AND AY-YI-YI! • FASTEST TONGUE IN THE WEST • A LEAP IN THE DEEP • CROAKUS POCUS • SERAPE HAPPY • FROG JOG • FLIGHT TO THE FINISH


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Two documentaries by Greg Ford and William Hohauser: DePatie-Freleng s Odd Couples and Music and Sound Mix-ologists, featuring Jerry Beck, Barbara Donatelli, Will Friedwald, Doug Goodwin, Art Leonardi, and Joe Siracusa

Audio commentaries for selected films, by author Mark Arnold, historian Jerry Beck, filmmaker Greg Ford, and cartoon writer William Hohauser

Go for Croak featuring an alternate Texas Toads soundtrack

 


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