MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,727 this week

Red Hot Riding Hood (1943)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Short  |  8 May 1943 (USA)
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 1,594 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 2 critic

The characters of the traditional fairy tale demand a new approach to the story as a sexy urban comedy with Red as an adult nightclub dancer.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 20 Mar 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 02 May 2011
 
a list of 44 titles
created 27 Sep 2011
 
list image
a list of 47 titles
created 27 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 39 titles
created 25 May 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Red Hot Riding Hood (1943)

Red Hot Riding Hood (1943) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Red Hot Riding Hood.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Butcher House (Video 2006)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

In the 1960's at Arthur Kingston's old butcher house blood and guts were routine. That all changed one night when the blood spilled was human. At the hand of a murderous, rampaging butcher,... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Hutson
Stars: Laila Dagher, Cooney Horvath, Erin Fleming
Killer Kart (2012)
Short | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The shopping cart. Four wheels, one basket, and tonight, for the closing crew of a small-town grocery store, a blood-splattered aluminum nightmare.

Director: James Feeney
Stars: Christine Alicia Rodriguez, Ray Bouchard, Elly Schaefer
The Last Halloween II (2013)
Short | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Four young trick-or-treaters set out on a door-to-door adventure - making their way from house to house, collecting strange treats as they go - that could very well end up being... the Last Halloween!

Director: Marc Roussel
Stars: Ron Basch, Emily Alatalo, Angela Besharah
Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The last of Tex Avery's variations on 'Red Hot Riding Hood' (1943), in which the country wolf visits his city cousin, who tries to teach him the rudiments of civilised behaviour when ... See full summary »

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Daws Butler, Colleen Collins, Pinto Colvig
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A three-part depiction of various forms of communication. 'Factual Discussion' depicts three heads (made up of fruit, kitchen utensils and writing implements respectively) endlessly ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer
Certificate: Passed Animation | Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Bored with chasing Red Riding Hood, the Wolf decides to go after Cinderella, but her fairy godmother takes a shine to him instead - and has an arsenal of magical powers to help achieve her ends.

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Sara Berner, Frank Graham, Imogene Lynn
Animation | Mystery | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man is murdered, and the detective tries to find out whodunit. But the house he's investigating is decidedly haunted, and he never knows just what's round the next corner...

Director: Tex Avery
Stars: Tex Avery, Sara Berner, Billy Bletcher
Accumulator 1 (1994)
Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In this movie, TV sets are full of life. If a person is in TV (e.g. because it was filmed on the street) it has a double that's right in the TV set. This double needs energy from the true ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Sverák
Stars: Petr Forman, Edita Brychta, Zdenek Sverák
Bikini Mayhem (2015)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

All Ivy Winters wanted was to be a model. After meeting with a potential agent, it seemed like her career was finally on the right path. But she soon finds herself drugged and humiliated. ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Williford
Stars: Christy Chandler, Cori Collins, Mark Anthony Cox
The Mascot (1933)
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A toy stuffed dog has just been sewn together when it hears a young child ask for an orange. The child's mother explains that they have no money, and so she cannot buy any oranges. The dog ... See full summary »

Director: Wladyslaw Starewicz
Forsaken IV (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The Movie Forsaken is a true story about a young pastor's son that called upon God when his 2 year old daughter fell sick and eventually had to fight for her life. His faith in God stood ... See full summary »

Director: Willie Olwage
Stars: Gerhard Steyn, Marisa Drummond, Hykie Berg
Certificate: Passed Animation | Short | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A madman tells his tale of murder, and how a strange beating sound haunted him afterward.

Director: Ted Parmelee
Stars: James Mason
Edit

Cast

Uncredited cast:
Sara Berner ...
Red / Grandma / Short Cigarette Girl (voice) (uncredited)
...
Wolf Howl (voice) (uncredited)
...
Tall Cigarette Girl (voice) (uncredited)
Frank Graham ...
Wolf (voice) (uncredited)
Kent Rogers ...
Wolf (some lines) (voice) (uncredited)
...
Red (singing voice) (uncredited)
Edit

Storyline

The characters of the fairy-tale absolutely refuses to do the tale in the same old way. Instead Little Red Riding Hood is transformed to the hottest singer in town, the wolf becomes The Wolf and grandma turns into a man chaser. Written by Reidar Lyng <groucho@phc.chalmers.se>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 May 1943 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Le petit chaperon rouge  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Grandma's neon sign that says "Come up and see me sometime" is borrowing a famous line from Mae West. See more »

Quotes

[opening lines, after quick musical introduction and opening credits]
Narrator: Good evening, kiddies. Once upon a time, Little Red Riding Hood was skipping through the woods. She was going to her grandmother's house to take grandma a basket of nice goodies. But waiting in the woods was a mean old wolf ready to pounce upon poor Little Red Riding Hood.
Wolf: Oh, stop it! "Waiting in the woods was the mean old wolf ready to pounce on poor Red Riding Hood." I'm fed up with that sissy stuff. It's the same old story...
[...]
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Runnin' Wild
(1922)) (uncredited)
Music by A.H. Gibbs
Lyrics by Joe Grey and Leo Wood
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Red hot is right!!
7 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

Tex, sex, and Avery Rex!! The king of cartoons sends the 1943 censors a message..when the armed forces actually bypassed the Hays office to get an uncensored version of this one off to our troops overseas, they preserved one of the greatest works of art ever committed to celluloid..and allowed resonances to echo into such disparate results as Jessica Rabbit, Cool World, and Ren and Stimpy. For the record, the plot is simple..the old fairy tale is worn out, and needs some new blood..the wolf is now really a wolf, and Red has more than goodies in her basket..now, go and watch this one three hundred times, and you'll see almost all the little jokes lovingly crafted into it..


11 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
'Oh Wolfie' from Red Hot Riding Hood Ljanice433
Does the girl have a name? Endocrom
Cut footage shaggycub
Soundtrack DharmicChaos
Cartoon Reviews miketrippiedi
Discuss Red Hot Riding Hood (1943) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?