Tom and Jerry (DePatie-Freleng era)

Directed by

Robert McKimson

Produced by

David H. DePatie

Friz Freleng

Written by

John W. Dunn

Irv Spector

Hawley Pratt

Music by

William Lava

Walter Greene

Vince Guaraldi (A Black Cat in A Hat only)


DePatie-Freleng Enterprises

Distributed by

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon studio

Release dates

1968-1969 (10 shorts)

After the last of the Chuck Jones cartoons were released, DePatie-Freleng producers David H. DePatie and Friz Freleng produced 10 more Tom and Jerry shorts, lasting from 1968 to 1969. Vocal effects were by Don Messick.

All 10 shorts were directed by Robert McKimson.

List of shorts Edit

# Name Release date
1 Dial "J" for Jerry December 28, 1968
2 Double or Nuttin' December 29 ,1968
3 Sugar and Mice January 3, 1969
4 Feline Blue January 5, 1969
5 A Black Cat in A Hat January 6, 1969
6 Good Snooze January 7, 1969

Crew Edit

  • "Tom and Jerry Theme": Scott Bradley
  • Produced by: David H. DePatie, Friz Freleng
  • Directors: Robert McKimson
  • Stories: John W. Dunn, Irv Spector, Hawley Pratt
  • Animation: Don Williams, Bob Matz, Norman McCabe, LaVerne Harding, Hank Smith, Virgil Ross, Al Pabian, Tom McDonald
  • Layouts: Ernie Nordli, Dick Ung
  • Backgrounds: Tom O'Loughlin, Anthony Rizzo
  • Film Editor: Lee Gunther
  • Vocal Effects: Don Messick
  • Production Supervision: Bill Orcutt
  • Musical Scores: William Lava, Walter Greene