Daffy Duck plays a superhero who can't do anything right while fighting a menace he does not know is non-existant.

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Daffy Duck / Aardvark Ratnik / Second Voice / First Climber (voice)
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Daffy Duck is a mild-mannered reporter with a secret identity in this parody of the "Superman" serials. Daffy, however, is his usual inept, overweening self, ramming into buildings and rescuing submarines and trains from a non-existant menace, a villain whose voice he heard on his editor's television program. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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7 July 1956 (USA)  »

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The "tall building" that Stupor Duck leaps in "a single bound" is labeled "McKimson and Assoc.," in reference to the short's director, Bob McKimson. See more »

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Edited into Daffy Duck's Movie: Fantastic Island (1983) See more »

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America Speaks
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Music by Benjamin A. Machan
[Plays when the TV episode that Daffy's boss is watching finishes.]
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Underrated Cartoon
17 August 2003 | by (Manchester, TN) – See all my reviews

Daffy Duck had many great cartoons, but some of the best ones were ones in which he played ridiculous parts like in "Robin Hood Daffy" or "Drip-Along Daffy", etc. However, almost all of those cartoons were directed by the late great Chuck Jones. This one, "Stupor Duck", was an exception as Bob McKimson directed it. Yet, it follows the same pattern as Daffy, despite his great power, is hopelessly overmatched as a super hero, especially against a non-existent villain that he overhears on a TV set. The animation on this cartoon is great for 1956 compared to other late WB cartoons. All in all, a Daffy cartoon that is must-see if you are a fan of the little black duck.


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