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The Cat Came Back (1988 film)

1988 animated short by Cordell Barker

The Cat Came Back is a 1988 animated film by Canadian director Cordell Barker, produced by fellow award-winning animator Richard Condie in Winnipeg for the National Film Board of Canada. It is based on the children's song "The Cat Came Back". Gained wide and popular theatrical exposure in Canada as a cartoon short screened before the feature movie Who Framed Roger Rabbit.


[first lines]
Mr. Johnson: [yelling] What?

Mr. Johnson: [pumping a railcar and seeing a cow tied to the railroad track like a damsel in distress] What the...!


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