Thursday, 9 March 2017

I Reject My Son

Two propeller planes give birth to a jet plane in Little Johnny Jet (1952). How that happened isn’t made clear by writer Heck Allen but we do see the father plane (Daws Butler) rejects his new son when his wife (Colleen Collins) hesitatingly gives him the news.

Tex Avery, his designer and animators manage to successfully turn wings into arms and hands when necessary.

Ray Patterson joins Avery’s usual crew—Grant Simmons, Mike Lah, Walt Clinton and Bob Bentley—in animating this cartoon.


  1. What's to figure out? Mama had an "unscheduled layover" in the jet hangar.

  2. And here I thought it was evolution....