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Porky & Daffy (1938)

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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Robert Clampett

Star:

Mel Blanc
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Mel Blanc ... Porky Pig / Daffy Duck / The Champ / Pelican Referee (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 August 1938 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Leon Schlesinger Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

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

Quotes

[first lines]
Porky Pig: Daffy, oh, Daffy. Get up.
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Soundtracks

Singin' in the Bathtub
(uncredited)
Music by Michael Cleary
Lyrics by Herb Magidson and Ned Washington
Sung by Daffy after Porky wakes him up
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Yo Adri-pig!
3 April 2007 | by Lee EisenbergSee 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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