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Daffy Duck, who only seems to awaken to the sound of a struck platter cover, is a boxer (managed by Porky Pig), who boxes against a champion rooster in a widely commercialized event. His ... See full summary »

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Porky Pig / Daffy Duck / The Champ / Pelican Referee (voice) (uncredited)
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Daffy Duck, who only seems to awaken to the sound of a struck platter cover, is a boxer (managed by Porky Pig), who boxes against a champion rooster in a widely commercialized event. His techniques include using crazy antics, dirty tricks and sight gags. Written by Ondre Lombard <olombard@artist-bros.org>

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Included in Warner Home Video's 2005 DVD release of Angels with Dirty Faces (1938). See more »

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[first lines]
Porky Pig: Daffy, oh, Daffy. Get up.
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Featured in Rocky (1976) See more »

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Something Tells Me
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Music by Harry Warren
Played when the champ hits the referee in the stomach and chases them around
Also played when the referee is counting while Daffy is on the canvas
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Yo Adri-pig!
3 April 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

You can always see how in Daffy's early days, he existed for no other purpose except to be as outlandish as possible, doing things that even the Marx Brothers never imagined. "Porky & Daffy" plays this to the fullest extent, as Porky enlists Daffy in a boxing match against an aggressive rooster. At first, the game looks totally one-sided. But when Daffy does things involving the referee, all bets are off...with a vengeance! I just have to try and imagine how much fun they must have had creating these cartoons. Clearly nothing was sacred to those guys. As for the fact that this cartoon got featured in "Rocky"...well, it's the sort of cartoon that could give anyone hope. Really funny.


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