Looney Tunes: Back in Action
|Looney Tunes: Back in Action|
|Directed by||Joe Dante|
|Written by||Larry Doyle|
|Based on||Looney Tunes|
by Warner Bros.
|Music by||Jerry Goldsmith|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Box office||$68.5 million|
Looney Tunes: Back in Action is a 2003 live-action/animated spy comedy movie directed by Joe Dante.
Plot[change | change source]
At the Warner Bros. Movie Studios, Daffy Duck reads a script for a Looney Tunes cartoon and was unhappy that he gets blasted by Elmer Fudd multiple times in the script. Stuntman DJ Drake chased him as Daffy Duck takes a Batmobile and crashes it to the Warner Bros. water tower. Daffy and DJ get fired from the studios.
Cast[change | change source]
- Brendan Fraser as DJ Drake and himself
- Jenna Elfman as Kate Houghton
- Steve Martin as ACME Chairman
- Timothy Dalton as Damien Drake
- Joan Cusack as Mother
- Ron Perlman as ACME VP, Never Learning
- Peter Graves as himself
- Matthew Lillard as himself
Voice cast[change | change source]
- Joe Alaskey as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Beaky Buzzard, Sylvester and Mama Bear
- Billy West as Elmer Fudd and Peter Lorre
- Bob Bergen as Porky Pig
- Brendan Fraser as Tasmanian Devil
- Jeff Bennett as Yosemite Sam, Foghorn Leghorn and Nasty Canasta
- Bruce Lanoil as Pepé Le Pew
- Frank Welker as Scooby-Doo
- Casey Kasem as Shaggy Rogers
- June Foray as Granny
- Danny Chambers as Cottontail Smith
- Stan Freberg as Baby Bear
- Will Ryan as Papa Bear
- Danny Mann as Robo Dog and Spy Car
Production[change | change source]
The movie was originally going to be called Spy Jam but it was changed to Looney Tunes: Back in Action to prevent associations with Space Jam.
Reception[change | change source]
Critics and audiences loved it but it did not do well at the box office.
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