Rabid Rider

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Rabid Rider
Looney Tunes (Wile E. Coyote and Road Runner) series
Rabid Rider poster.jpg
Directed by Matthew O'Callaghan
Studio Reel FX Creative Studios & Warner Bros. Animation
Distributed by Warner Bros. Animation
Release date(s)
  • December 17, 2010 (2010-12-17) (with Yogi Bear)
Color process Deluxe
Running time 3 minutes
Preceded by "Fur of Flying"

Rabid Rider is a 2010 Looney Tunes film starring characters Wile E. Coyote and Road Runner. It was directed by Matthew O'Callaghan, written by Tom Sheppard, produced by Reel FX Creative Studios[1] and theatrically released by Warner Bros. with Yogi Bear.[2]

A "4-D" version – enhanced with physical effects like vibration, flashing lights, and blasts of air – runs in a specially equipped theatre at the Cincinnati Zoo.[3]

Plot[edit]

Wile E. intends to use an ACME Hyper Sonic Transport to catch the Road Runner, but the transport has inherent problems of its own.

Release[edit]

Rabid Rider was released theatrically by Warner Bros. with Yogi Bear.[4] The short was also released on the Yogi Bear Blu-ray.[5]

The short was included on the Looney Tunes Super Stars' Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote: Supergenius Hijinks DVD. It was also included as a bonus on the DVD release of Looney Tunes: Rabbits Run.[6]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Desowitz, Bill (December 16, 2010). "Getting Looney About Road Runner and Coyote". Animation World Network. Retrieved October 31, 2012. 
  2. ^ Maltin, Leonard (September 27, 2010). "Welcome Back, Wile E.". Leonard Maltin's Movie Crazy. Retrieved October 31, 2012. 
  3. ^ "RIDES & ATTRACTIONS". Cincinnati Zoo. Retrieved October 31, 2012. 
  4. ^ Maltin, Leonard (September 27, 2010). "Welcome Back, Wile E.". Leonard Maltin's Movie Crazy. Retrieved October 31, 2012. 
  5. ^ "'Yogi Bear' Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D Detailed". High-Def Digest. February 14, 2011. Retrieved October 31, 2012. 
  6. ^ Milligan, Mercedes (August 3, 2015). "‘Looney Tunes: Rabbits Run’ Hops to DVD Shelves". Animation magazine. Retrieved September 2, 2015. 

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