Felix in Hollywood

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Felix in Hollywood
Felix the Cat series
Felix-chaplin.jpg
Felix and Charlie Chaplin share the screen in a memorable moment from the short.
Directed by Otto Messmer
Produced by Pat Sullivan
Studio Pat Sullivan Studios
Distributed by Margaret J. Winkler
Release date(s) July 15, 1923
Color process Black and white
Running time 7:32
Language English
Preceded by "Felix Strikes it Rich"
Followed by "Felix in Fairyland"

Felix in Hollywood is a 1923 short featuring Felix the Cat. In the episode, Felix goes to Hollywood and meets Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, William S. Hart, Will Hays, Snub Pollard & Ben Turpin, in the first animated cartoon to feature caricatures of Hollywood celebrities. It was named #50 of The 50 Greatest Cartoons of all time in a 1994 survey of animators and cartoon historians by Jerry Beck,[1] making it the only Felix the Cat cartoon on the list.

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  1. ^ Jerry Beck, ed. (1998). The 50 Greatest Cartoons: As Selected by 1,000 Animation Professionals. JG Press, Inc. ISBN 1-57215-271-0.