Roman Legion-Hare is a Looney Tunes animated short released in The title is a play on the words Roman Legionnaire. After being ordered by Emperor Nero to find a victim to be tossed to the lions, Yosemite Sam tries to capture Bugs Bunny. The setting is Rome54 A. As spectators file into the Coliseumtheir Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows fall on a poster describing the day's sporting event:. The sign is a reference to the NFL team with the same namewhich was a league powerhouse at the time.
The NFL Lions had appeared in the league championship game in the three seasons prior to the short being released, winning the title in and A radio-style sportscaster describes the scene for his audience and the entrance of Emperor Nero into the arena in a chariot with tail fins from a s Cadillac.
Nero is represented as a caricature of actor Charles Laughton who had played the character in The Sign of the Cross in The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face - Henry Mancini And His Orchestra - Plays Your All-Time Favorite The announcer reports that Nero has "consented to throw out the first victim ".
When it turns out they are all out of victims, Nero commands Captain of the Weisses Fleisch - Rammstein - Live Aus Berlin Guard Sam to take his legion out Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows get one right away informing Sam that if he fails to provide a victim for the Sky High - Greyhound - Black & White, Sam will be the victim.
Along the way, Sam and the legion which looks more like a squad cross paths with Bugs Bunny who is looking at them expecting a parade.
Sam sends his troops after Bugs but he trips them up with his foot. Sam then chases after Bugs in a chariot where he once Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows is a victim of the "giddyap mule! Through the rest of the picture, Sam and Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows are running through the labyrinth of the Coliseum where the lions seem to be lurking behind every other door.
Sam ends up near a lion's cage and is startled when it roars loudly, for which it gets clobbered over the head. Seeing this, Bugs turns a wheel which opens the cage Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows the now-freed lion roars again. Sam starts whacking it again, Aranjuez Mon Amour - Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Great Hits From Hooke slows and halts as he realizes the situation: "How many times do I have to tell Sam barely escapes Romans - Sylvester* - Shadows putting a locked door between him and the angry predator only for the lion to grab the rug underneath him and pull him under the door to attack him.
Yosemite then chases Bugs into a large underground room, full of sleeping lions. Sam unknowingly follows him in and sees Bugs sneaking toward the ladder. Bugs gets out and lowers an alarm clock on a rope through a grate into the room, which wakes the lions who attack Sam as he escapes. He then nears a pit of lions with Bugs at the other side "How now, brown cow? As Sam makes his way across with stilts "No long-eared galoot can outfox the Captain of the Guards!
Bugs finally escapes, but accidentally gets himself in the middle of the arena. Sam victoriously joins Nero in his box as the lions are released. The lions run by Bugs who quickly protects himself and straight to Sam and Nero who take refuge atop a tall column. As the enraged lions slowly chop down the column piece by piece in order to attack Nero and Sam, Nero plays "Taps" on his fiddle as he and Sam await their fate, with the cartoon fading to white.
The single lion that made a ruckus in its cage was somewhat reused in the cartoon Tweet Zoo. Sylvester sprays a caged dog with water and does it again after Tweety opens the cage. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Roman Legion-Hare Emperor Nero gives the order to "release the lions".
Emperor Nero gives the order to "release the lions". Wikiquote has quotations related to: Roman Legion-Hare. Bugs Bunny Cartoons
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