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Picador Porky (1937)

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Porky and two pals stumble onto a Mexican town on the day of the town's annual bullfight. When they learn the contest winner gets $1,000, Porky and the pals get costumes - Porky a ... See full summary »

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Porky and two pals stumble onto a Mexican town on the day of the town's annual bullfight. When they learn the contest winner gets $1,000, Porky and the pals get costumes - Porky a bullfighter, the pals a bull costume. When Porky steps into the ring, he fights not the pals dressed as the bull, but an actual one. Written by Brian Henke <Cincy43235@aol.com>

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27 February 1937 (USA)  »

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First Warner Bros. cartoon to feature Mel Blanc's voice. See more »

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Lady of Spain
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Music by Tolchard Evans
Played after the bull disappears into the cape
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Full of sight gags as well as renditions of "La Cucaracha"
16 February 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This early Porky as done by Tex Avery is early Avery form-sight gags that play with the conventions of the animated short. Porky as bullfighter. Listen for the singing of "La Cucaracha", as Mel Blanc does the vocals on it at one point. It's a wonderful song anyway, particularly if you understand Spanish. Well worth seeking out. Recommended.


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