September 1, 2021
The first full-length history and critical study of the Looney Tunes animation franchise, which produced the funniest short films of the sound era. Find out about the artists who created a unique comedy style and world-famous characters like Bugs Bunny and Foghorn Leghorn, as well as attempts to revive the franchise with projects like Space Jam. The book combines breezy, accessible pop-culture history with criticism that will help readers understand every aspect of what makes a great Looney Tunes cartoon. Anyone who likes the cartoons, or remembers liking them as kids, will appreciate them more after reading this.