For Scent-imental Reasons
For Scent-imental Reasons is a Warner Bros. Looney Tunes short released in 1949. It was directed by Chuck Jones, written by Michael Maltese, and featured the characters Pepé Le Pew and Penelope Pussycat (all voices were done by Mel Blanc). It won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film and was the first Chuck Jones directed cartoon to win this award.
- Quelle est? Ah, le belle femme skunk fatale.
- This little love bundle. Now she is seeking for us a trysting place. Touching, is it not? Come, my little peanut of brittle. I will help you. Wait for me. Wait.
- Do not come wiz me to ze Casbah, we shall make beautiful musicks togezzer right here!
- I am ze locksmith of love, no?
- What is this? Oh, but of course. This little one wish to commit suicide to prove her love for me. What a sweet gesture. Nevertheless, I must prevent it.
- [last line of the short film] You know, it is possible to be too attractive.
- Perfume Shop Owner: [crying] Oh, pouvre de moi! I am ze bankrupt!
- Penelope Pussycat: Le mew. Le purr.
- Perfume Shop Owner: Ah, le pussy ferocious. Remove that skunk, that polecat pole from the premises. Avec!
- Mel Blanc as Pepe Le Pew / Perfume Shop Owner / Gendarme / Cat (voice)