Garfield Gets a Life

Garfield Gets a Life is a 1991 animated television special based on the Garfield comic strip written by Jim Davis.wikipedia
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Garfield Gets a Life is a 1991 animated television special based on the Garfield comic strip written by Jim Davis.

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Garfield Gets a Life (1991)

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Garfield Gets a Life is a 1991 animated television special based on the Garfield comic strip written by Jim Davis.

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Garfield Gets a Life is a 1991 animated television special based on the Garfield comic strip written by Jim Davis.

Jim Davis (cartoonist)

Jim Davis
Garfield Gets a Life is a 1991 animated television special based on the Garfield comic strip written by Jim Davis.

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The special was first broadcast May 8, 1991 on CBS and was nominated for Outstanding Animated Program at the 43rd Primetime Emmy Awards.

Garfield and Friends

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It was the final Garfield television special, in spite of the success of Garfield and Friends as CBS cancelled new animated specials in 1990.

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It has been released on both VHS and DVD home video.

DVD

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It has been released on both VHS and DVD home video.

Singing

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After several failed attempts to attract girls at the park one day, Jon feels extremely blue, so as it begins to rain, he decides to "get it out" by singing while playing a steel-stringed guitar (a reference to Singin' in the Rain), but this annoys a muscleman who takes Jon's guitar, and stomps on it, to which Garfield replies "And I thought fat people were jolly".

Steel-string acoustic guitar

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After several failed attempts to attract girls at the park one day, Jon feels extremely blue, so as it begins to rain, he decides to "get it out" by singing while playing a steel-stringed guitar (a reference to Singin' in the Rain), but this annoys a muscleman who takes Jon's guitar, and stomps on it, to which Garfield replies "And I thought fat people were jolly".

Singin' in the Rain

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After several failed attempts to attract girls at the park one day, Jon feels extremely blue, so as it begins to rain, he decides to "get it out" by singing while playing a steel-stringed guitar (a reference to Singin' in the Rain), but this annoys a muscleman who takes Jon's guitar, and stomps on it, to which Garfield replies "And I thought fat people were jolly".

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After several failed attempts to attract girls at the park one day, Jon feels extremely blue, so as it begins to rain, he decides to "get it out" by singing while playing a steel-stringed guitar (a reference to Singin' in the Rain), but this annoys a muscleman who takes Jon's guitar, and stomps on it, to which Garfield replies "And I thought fat people were jolly".

Television advertisement

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That night, Jon sees a commercial on TV about the "Lorenzo School for the Personality Impaired" and decides to go there.

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That night, Jon sees a commercial on TV about the "Lorenzo School for the Personality Impaired" and decides to go there.

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That night, Jon sees a commercial on TV about the "Lorenzo School for the Personality Impaired" and decides to go there.

Teacher's Highland Cream

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He goes to a class where the teacher of the school, Lorenzo, teaches people how to make a good first impression and Jon meets a lady named Mona (her full name is "Mona Lisa") and starts a friendship with her without using any of the techniques they learned in class.

Sneeze

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Mona scratches Garfield's back, but then she breaks into a sneezing fit and reveals to Jon that she's allergic to cats (although she does like Garfield).

Allergy to cats

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Mona scratches Garfield's back, but then she breaks into a sneezing fit and reveals to Jon that she's allergic to cats (although she does like Garfield).