The BEST Episodes of Looney Tunes
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 26, 2021
Network: Warner Bros.
Looney Tunes is an American animated series of comedy short films produced by Warner Bros. from 1929 to 1969 during the golden age of American animation, alongside its sister series Merrie Melodies
#1 - Rabbit Seasoning
Season 1952 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 20, 1952
The cartoon finds Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck again arguing over which of them is “in season” (it is really Duck Season as Daffy says in the beginning), while a befuddled Elmer Fudd tries to figure out which animal is telling the truth. Between using sneaky plays-on-words, and dressing himself in women's clothing (including a Lana Turner-style sweater), Bugs manages to escape unscathed, while Daffy repeatedly has his beak blown: off, upside-down, or sideways, by Mr. Fudd.
#2 - Walky Talky Hawky
Season 1946 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 31, 1946
Young Henery Hawk's father regretfully admits their family's shame: they hunt and eat chickens. Henery set off to find one, and comes across Foghorn Leghorn, where the loudmouth rooster is engaged in his favorite pastime, playing tricks on a grumpy dog.
#3 - West of the Pesos
Season 1960 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 23, 1960
Sylvester Cat is a guard at a Mexican experimental laboratory where mice are confined for research. The families of the captured mice place a call to Speedy Gonzales, the fastest mouse in Mexico, to help them rescue their compadres. Speedy comes and engages in the usual battle of wits and feet with Sylvester.
#4 - Baby Buggy Bunny
Season 1954 - Episode 30 - Aired Dec 18, 1954
Baby-faced Finster robs a bank, but the baby carriage with the money in it goes down Bugs' rabbit hole.
#5 - Sinkin' in the Bathtub
Season 1930 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 19, 1930
Sinkin' in the Bathtub was the very first Warner Bros. theatrical cartoon short as well as the very first of the Looney Tunes series. The film opens with Bosko taking a bath while singing "Singin' in the Bathtub". A series of gags allow him to play the shower spray like a harp, pull up his pants by tugging his hair, and give the limelight to the bathtub itself which stands on its hind feet to perform a dance.
#6 - Feed the Kitty
Season 1952 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 2, 1952
A cute kitten manages to turn a helpless dog's master against him.
#7 - From A to Z-Z-Z-Z
Season 1954 - Episode 25 - Aired Oct 16, 1954
Ralph is a daydreamer... and he is quick to adapt his current surroundings into new, adventurous dreams.
#8 - Long-Haired Hare
Season 1949 - Episode 16 - Aired Jun 25, 1949
Giovanni Jones, a very well known and fantastic opera singer, is constantly interrupted by Bugs' folk music while he is trying to rehearse for a big performance.
#9 - Hare Trimmed
Season 1953 - Episode 15 - Aired Jun 20, 1953
#10 - The Hare-Brained Hypnotist
Season 1942 - Episode 35 - Aired Oct 31, 1942
This time Elmer Fudd goes after Bugs using hypnotism, only the plan backfires.
#11 - Wise Quackers
Season 1949 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 1, 1949
Daffy, the "little black duck", falls from the sky onto Elmer Fudd's farm, and rather than be shot, he begs Elmer to accept him as a personal slave. After torturing Elmer with his type of kindness, slave Daffy puts a whip in Elmer's hands, then instantly dresses like Abraham Lincoln to scold Elmer for "whipping slaves".
#12 - Bell Hoppy
Season 1954 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 17, 1954
#13 - Lighthouse Mouse
Season 1955 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 12, 1955
#14 - Tabasco Road
Season 1957 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 20, 1957
Speedy Gonzales, the fastest mouse in all Mexico, runs to the rescue of his two drunken rodent friends, Pablo and Fernando, who keep wandering into the hungry clutches of an alley cat.
#15 - Crowing Pains
Season 1947 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 12, 1947
Foghorn convinces Henery that Sylvester is a chicken. Foghorn sticks Henery in an egg and sticks it under Sylvester.
#16 - Bugs and Thugs
Season 1954 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 13, 1954
When Bugs calls a cab he doesn't know it's the getaway car for a couple of bankrobbers (he does know the capital of Nevada).
#17 - Rhapsody Rabbit
Season 1946 - Episode 24 - Aired Nov 9, 1946
At a concerto, a pesky mouse keeps interfering with Bugs' piano playing.
#18 - Too Hop to Handle
Season 1956 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 28, 1956
#19 - Hoppy Daze
Season 1961 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 11, 1961
#20 - Mouse-taken Identity
Season 1957 - Episode 23 - Aired Nov 10, 1957
#21 - Hop, Look and Listen
Season 1948 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 17, 1948
#22 - My Little Duckaroo
Season 1954 - Episode 28 - Aired Nov 27, 1954
Daffy Duck is a Wild West outlaw named "The Masked Avenger", righter of wrongs and doer of heroic deeds. Porky Pig is his sidekick. Together, they search for Nasty Canasta, a villain whose crimes include gag-stealing and square dancing in a round house. When they find Canasta's hideout and Daffy challenges Canasta to a duel, Canasta flexes his hulky muscles that entirely rip away his shirt, and proceeds to pound Daffy into a stupor.
#23 - Hair-Raising Hare
Season 1946 - Episode 10 - Aired May 25, 1946
Bugs is lured into an evil scientist's lair, and starts to be chased by a big and hairy orange monster. The scientist wants the monster to catch Bugs so that he can use the bunny for his next experiment.
#24 - The Pied Piper of Guadalupe
Season 1961 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 19, 1961
Sylvester plays Mexican music on his flute in an attempt to catch all the mice. They can't resist the music so they come dancing out of their mouse hole, one at a time. Speedy is the only one who resists. Later in the cartoon Slowpoke Rodriguez comes to visit. He is hungry but is too slow to get food out of the kitchen without getting caught by Sylvester. Speedy goes for him but gets stuck in a glue trap set up by Sylvester. Lucky for him he had a bottle of tobasco sauce in his hand and when Sylvester lifts him up to eat him, the tobasco sauce poors into his mouth. The "heat" sends him through the roof and he gets badly injured and has a cast on his leg. At the end Speedy asks him if he wants his musical instrument back. He says no and Speedy says "well, ok". Then he starts playing the same music, forcing Sylvester to dance and hurt his already casted leg even more.
#25 - Broom-Stick Bunny
Season 1956 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 25, 1956
Witch Hazel's claim to be the ugliest witch of all is threatened by a Halloween witch who turns out to be Bugs trick-or-treating.