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Porky's Double Trouble (1937)

Public Enemy #1 wants to wreak havoc again, but he is on the most wanted list in the newspaper. He then notices that there's somebody who looks similar to him: Porky Pig. He kidnaps Porky ... See full summary »

Director:

Frank Tashlin

Writer:

George Manuell (story)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Sara Berner ... Petunia Pig (voice) (uncredited)
Mel Blanc ... Porky Pig / The Killer (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Public Enemy #1 wants to wreak havoc again, but he is on the most wanted list in the newspaper. He then notices that there's somebody who looks similar to him: Porky Pig. He kidnaps Porky and disguises himself as the bank teller that Porky is and uses his position to steal. When the police find where Porky has been, and his love captured, Porky's love decides to go out with the criminal instead of him! Written by Russell Christiansen <russ@megsinet.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 1937 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The last Porky Pig cartoon to feature him being large, while all of his latter cartoons feature him being slim. See more »

Alternate Versions

This cartoon was colorized in 1995, with a computer adding color to a new print of the original black and white cartoon. This preserved the quality of the original animation. See more »

Connections

Edited from The Blow Out (1936) See more »

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Strange Cartoon - Almost All Drama
13 January 2007 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

I'm no connoisseur of cartoons meaning I haven't seen thousands of them, but this was a big surprise to me because this was not really funny nor does appear to be made to be funny. It's more like a seven-minute crime story that is animated.

Public Enemy Number One escapes from jail, sees that Porky Pig, a dorky bank teller, looks just like him so he kidnaps him. The scheme is to pretend to be Porky so he can go to bank and then rob it. The ensuing gun-play is astounding.

Although not humorous, this was fascinating. The black-and-white artwork is tremendous and the story very interesting. Even the ending is very strange for a cartoon.


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