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Three Little Pigs (1933)

Passed  -  Animation | Musical | Family  -  27 May 1933 (USA)
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When a hungry wolf starts blowing down some pigs' houses, they take refuge in their sensible brother's brick house.

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Cast

Uncredited cast:
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Big Bad Wolf (voice) (uncredited)
Pinto Colvig ...
Practical Pig (voice) (uncredited)
Dorothy Compton ...
Fifer Pig (voice) (uncredited)
Mary Moder ...
Fiddler Pig (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

The two pigs building houses of hay and sticks scoff at their brother, building the brick house. But when the wolf comes around and blows their houses down (after trickery like dressing as a foundling sheep fails), they run to their brother's house. And throughout, they sing the classic song, "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?". Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Who's afraid of the BIG BAD WOLF?


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27 May 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

3 pientä porsasta  »

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$15,720 (estimated)
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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This film was selected to the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, in 2007. See more »

Quotes

Fifer Pig: I build my house of straw / I build my house of hay / I toot my flute / I don't give a hoot / And play around all day.
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Edited into Academy Award Review of Walt Disney Cartoons (1937) See more »

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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf
by Frank Churchill and Ted Sears
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Different Versions of The Three Little Pigs
24 August 2006 | by (Vancouver,Canada) – See all my reviews

I've seen the second version with the Wolf dressing as a fairy but it is in Japanese and was a gift from my in-laws (my wife is Japanese) to my daughter. It's weird in that it combines the stories of the three little pigs with Little Red Riding Hood with the practical Pig coming to Riding Hood's rescue. This version doesn't have the Jewish Peddler sequence in it. I recently rented another video version which sounds like the one most viewers are commenting on as it does not have the Red Riding Hood sequence. The animation, colour, are excellent and the Wolf is terrifying even as an adult. Something about how Disney drew predators in these early films is extremely effective even today.


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