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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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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)  »

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3 pientä porsasta  »

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

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The cartoon was test-screened for an audience of Disney employees to get their reactions. One employee thought the word "lousy" was unacceptable, and the line was cut. See more »

Quotes

Fifer PigFiddler Pig: Who's there?
Wolf: I'm a poor little sheep with no place to sleep. Please open the door and let me in.
Fifer PigFiddler Pig: Not by the hair on our chinny-chin-chin. You can't fool us with that old sheepskin.
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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf
by Frank Churchill and Ted Sears
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Wolf it down
5 October 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Who is afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

The wolf resplendent with a German accent and this wolf cubs is after some porkers for dinner. He already runs intensive tuition classes on porcine butchery.

No better cuts can be had done two dumb pigs who think needlessly blowing the wolf warning horn is good for a laugh to annoy their older and clever brother.

Warner Brothers may had the Merrie Melodies and Disney had the rival Silly Symphonies, cartoon shorts with action that fitted the music.

The wolf and his offspring might be cunning in enticing the two little pigs but beware the third pig is the wolf terminator, he is certainly not afraid of the big bad wolf.


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