Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has revealed the details of the previously announced Bugs Bunny 80th Anniversary Collection coming to Blu-Ray on November 3rd. The gorgeous collector’s set includes a Digital Copy of 60 original theatrical shorts, a new documentary, 10 episodes of the Looney Tunes Cartoons – the new HBO Max series produced by Warner Bros. Animation – and an introductory letter from animation historian Jerry Beck.

Bugs Bunny, one of animation’s most recognizable characters, first hopped onto the screen in 1940 and he’s been a pop-culture icon ever since. More than eight generations have enjoyed the timeless antics of the carrot-munching wise guy who always outsmarts his rivals. Cartoons, movies, TV, comics, music, sports and more – this wascally wabbit has done it all. Clever pranks and one-liners are here, along with interviews with today’s most renowned animators, historians and superstars. Enjoy the full range of his silly and smart-alecky personality with 60 theatrical shorts restored and remastered to the original 4X3 aspect ratio on Blu-rayÔ for the first time. It’s just what the doctor – er, doc – ordered. 

Some of the best and most beloved theatrical shorts from Bugs Bunny’s illustrious career are featured on Bugs Bunny 80th Anniversary Collection. This compilation contains a variety of memorable works, by some of the most renowned animators in cartoon history including Bob Clampett, Chuck Jones, Robert McKimson, Friz Freleng, Tex Avery and others. Included are Academy AwardÒ-nominated/winning shorts such as A Wild Hare and Knighty Knight Bugs. Other popular favorites include Baseball BugsHair Raising HareBugs Bunny Rides Again8 Ball BunnyThe Rabbit of SevilleWhat’s Opera Doc? and much more. Fans will be captivated watching the evolution of the look and sound of Bugs Bunny’s character through this set of classic shorts that spans several decades, starting with early works from the 1940s, to cartoons which debuted in the 1990s. 

Bonus Content: 

  • New Documentary: Bugs Bunny’s 80th What’s Up Doc-umentary! 
  • 10 Looney Tunes Cartoons episodes

Bugs Bunny 80th Anniversary Collection 

Featured Cartoon Shorts 

Disc #1: 

  1. Elmer’s Candid Camera 
  2. A Wild Hare 
  3. Hold the Lion, Please 
  4. Bugs Bunny Gets the Boid 
  5. Super-Rabbit 
  6. Jack-Wabbit and the Beanstalk 
  7. What’s Cookin’ Doc? 
  8. Bugs Bunny and the Three Bears 
  9. Hare Ribbin 
  10. The Old Grey Hare 
  11. Baseball Bugs 
  12. Hair Raising Hare 
  13. Racketeer Rabbit 
  14. Bugs Bunny Rides Again 
  15. Haredevil Hare 
  16. Hot Cross Bunny 
  17. Hare Splitter 
  18. Knights Must Fall 
  19. What’s Up Doc? 
  20. 8 Ball Bunny 

 

Disc #2: 

  1. The Rabbit of Seville 
  2. Rabbit Every Monday 
  3. Fair Haired Hare 
  4. Rabbit Fire 
  5. His Hare Raising Tale 
  6. Hare Lift 
  7. Upswept Hare 
  8. Robot Rabbit 
  9. Captain Hareblower 
  10. No Parking Hare 
  11. Yankee Doodle Bugs 
  12. Lumber-Jack Rabbit 
  13. Baby Buggy Bunny 
  14. Hare Brush 
  15. This is a Life? 
  16. Rabbitson Crusoe 
  17. Napoleon Bunny-Part 
  18. Half Fare Hare 
  19. Pikers Peak 
  20. What’s Opera, Doc? 

 

Disc #3: 

  1. Bugsy and Mugsy 
  2. Show Biz Bugs 
  3. Hare-Less Wolf 
  4. Now, Hare This 
  5. Knighty Knight Bugs 
  6. Hare-Abian Nights 
  7. Backwoods Bunny 
  8. Wild and Woolly Hare 
  9. Bonanza Bunny 
  10. People are Bunny 
  11. Person to Bunny 
  12. Rabbit’s Feat 
  13. From Hare to Heir 
  14. Compressed Hare 
  15. Prince Violent 
  16. Shishkabugs 
  17. The Million Hare 
  18. The Unmentionables 
  19. False Hare 
  20. Blooper Bunny 

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