Essentially the Pink Panther's Sherlock Jr, as Pink falls asleep and imagines himself as a deerstalker-cloaked detective chasing after the thieving Little Man. UNLIKE its source material though, this is basically just a string of surreal cartoon gags with no firm grounding, fun but almost feels like a collection of deleted sequences from other cartoons or something.
The cynicism of this is truly hilarious, a perfect example of that (bygone?) idea that you can put literally any old thing on the screen and get kids to watch it, you can even fabricate a character called the Ice Cream Bunny and order them to love him, and the dumb little shits will mostly fall in line! This does have a somewhat pleasant sense of make-believe about it in parts, but it's the aforementioned cynicism and its resultant snail-slow,…