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  TV ACRES: Pigs - Porky Pig (Warner Brothers)
Porky debuted in I Haven't Got a Hat (7/1/1935) where he did a stuttering recitation of "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere" Later he costarred with Beans the Cat in Golddiggers of '49 (1936) and in his own cartoon Porky, the Rain Maker (1936).
Porky also appeared at the end of the Looney Tune cartoon stammering the now famous studio signoff "Eh-th, Eh-Th, Eh-Th, Eh-That's all, folks!" His cartoons were featured on the animated cartoon series THE PORKY PIG SHOW/ABC/1964-71 also known as PORKY PIG AND HIS FRIENDS/SYN/1971.
In the process of creating the Porky Pig character, cartoonist Friz Freleng was inspired by memories of two chubby brothers from his Kansas City, Missouri, neighborhood; one nicknamed Porky, the other, Pig.
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  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Porky Pig
Porky Pig is a animated cartoon character in the Warner Bros. Looney Tunes series of cartoons.
Porky only has a minor role in the film, but the fat little stuttering pig easily steals the show.
Porky plays the curmudgeonly owner of the cat and remains clueless that Sylvester is constantly saving him from homicidal mice, space aliens, and other threats.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/po/Porky_Pig   (810 words)

  
 Porky Pig - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Porky Pig is an animated cartoon character in the Warner Bros. Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons.
Even after he was supplanted by later characters, Porky continued to be popular with moviegoers and, more importantly, the Warners directors, who recast him in numerous everyman and sidekick roles.
Porky Pig also appears as the Eager Young Space Cadet in the animated television series Duck Dodgers.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Porky_pig   (999 words)

  
 Porky Pig Cartoons
Porky's father is a hard core stutterer, whose stuttering consists of part-word repetitions, insertion of the schwa vowel, starters, tight articulatory contacts, prolongations, and facial grimaces associated with the moment of stuttering.
Porky Pig is a hard core stutterer who stutters, in part, at unusual times and in atypical ways at the discretion of the writers and the "voice".
Porky Pig's character was meant to be humorous and entertaining and to be different from all other cartoon characters, so he was given the characterization of stuttering.
www.mnsu.edu /comdis/kuster/gjohnson/ppig.html   (1182 words)

  
 Porky Pig Facts
Before Porky came along, it was a character named Buddy who was keeping the WB cartoon studio afloat in the absence of Bosko.
Porky was cast as the "Comic Relief" in "Dripalong Daffy" and the "Eager Young Space Cadet" in "Duck Dodgers in the 24 1/2th Century".
Porky made his appearance in I Havent Got a Hat (Freleng, 1935) as the requisite fat boy character, stuttering through a rendition of the Longfellow Poem “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere”.
www.geocities.com /claytand1/htmlfiles/porkyfact.htm   (666 words)

  
 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Porky Pig
Porky remained the studio's top performer through the rest of the 1930s, but lost ground as Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny rose in public favor.
Porky's last appearance in a theatrically-released cartoon was Corn on the Cop (1965), in which he played second fiddle to Daffy.
Porky received only one Oscar nomination — The Swooner Crooner (1944), directed by Frank Tashlin — and although he's been on his share of lunchboxes and T-shirts, was never really a merchandising bonanza.
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 Looney Tunes - Stars Of The Show - Porky Pig
He was originally teamed with a trouble-making little cat named Beans (Porky and Beans-get it?), but the partnership was discarded when the likes of Tex Avery, Bob Clampett, and Frank Tashlin began using Porky in their cartoons and fleshing out his personality.
Porky Pig took the stage in Friz Freleng's showcase cartoon I Haven't Got A Hat and instantly distinguished himself from the crowd of characters in that film.
Overall, though, it's Porky's endearing nature and blushing naiveté that add up to a guileless character whose trademark "That's all Folks!" is as much a cultural icon as the cartoons themselves.
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 Looney Tunes - Stars Of The Show - Porky Pig   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He was originally teamed with a trouble-making little cat named Beans (Porky and Beans-get it?), but the partnership was discarded when the likes of Tex Avery, Bob Clampett, and Frank Tashlin began using Porky in their cartoons and fleshing out his personality.
Porky Pig took the stage in Friz Freleng's showcase cartoon I Haven't Got A Hat and instantly distinguished himself from the crowd of characters in that film.
In Chuck Jones's able hands, Porky became a one-pig Greek chorus to Daffy's shenanigans in Duck Dodgers in the 24 1/2th Century, Drip-Along Daffy, Robin Hood Daffy, and Deduce, You Say, as well as a quick-tempered, reluctant master in the Charlie Dog cartoons.
looneytunes.warnerbros.co.uk /stars_of_the_show/porky_pig/porky_story.html   (674 words)

  
 The Porky Pig Approach On Not Invading Iraq
Porky would certainly not argue, as I would try to argue, that Iraq has been cleared of any involvement in the events of 9/11.
Porky would not plea that there is no legal justification for one country to invade another for what it might do.
Porky would probably not calculate that invading Iraq would be expensive, but I would point out that according to Congressional analysts, the U.S. war in Afghanistan is estimated to cost $10.2 billion this year, not to mention the lives of scores of U.S. servicemen.
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 Porky Pig Information
Jones also paired Porky with Sylvester in a series of cartoons in the late 1940s and early 1950s, in which Porky plays the curmudgeonly owner of the cat and remains clueless that Sylvester is constantly saving him from homicidal mice, space aliens, and other threats.
Porky Pig, as seen in the opening title sequence of The Porky Pig Show.
Porky also has a cameo at the end of Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), where, paired with Disney's Tinkerbell, has the duty of closing the movie with his famous "That's All Folks!" line.
www.bookrags.com /Porky_Pig   (1265 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Porky Pig is an Academy Award-nominated animated cartoon character in the Warner Bros. Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons.
Porky's Duck Hunt was released in 1937, and Blanc officially became the permanent voice of Porky until his death in 1989.
When Brownlee's recording of the song was released in 1984, Porky Pig was the credited performer, but Warner Brothers threatened to sue.
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 34c Porky Pig Sheetlet
Porky Pig experienced several changes in his early years appearing as child, father, and young suitor in succeeding cartoons.
Eventually, Porky Pig was redesigned as a more adult-looking character and cast as a wry foil for the silly Daffy Duck.
Porky Pig, already a famous star, was guaranteed immortality when he was chosen to deliver his famous phrase "That's all Folks!" at the end of the LooneyTunes cartoons.
booklets.pnc3.org /data/2001/PorkyPig.htm   (826 words)

  
 PORKY PIG SWEARS and the LOST PORKY TOONS
Porky sets off to discover the New World carrying Queen Isabella's treasures including her jewels, a sling shot and a Jr.
Porky is met by some weird looking Indians some of whom he takes back to the Old World to introduce to the court.
Porky and Daffy are broke and try to sneak out of the Broken Arms Hotel but have a difficult time getting past the desk clerk.
www.toontown.net /porkyorder.htm   (658 words)

  
 Hey Porky Pig: You Deserve Some Respect, Expert Says
Pigs are highly intelligent animals and are ranked No.4 in the smart department, behind chimpanzees, dolphins and elephants.
Pigs have four toes on each hoof but only walk on two of those toes, often appearing as if they are tip-toeing.
Even though hunters enjoy stalking wild pigs, the creatures are considered severe nuisances to farmers and ranchers, and the feral hog population has more than doubled in the last 10 years, Lawhorn says.
www.physorg.com /news90163703.html   (695 words)

  
 Porky Pig - AOL Video
Porky Of The Northwoods Porky Of The Northwoods (more)Free
Go for several rounds of laughter as Porky Pig is mistaken for the challenger at a wrestling match.
Porky Pig finds himself under the rule of a ship's mean captain, but soon helps the crew take over.
video.aol.com /video-category/porky-pig/2616   (0 words)

  
 Porky's Duck Hunt
Porky was one of the last of the studio's harmlessly “cute” leading characters.
Poor Porky is all thumbs – he frightens his pet dog, and then accidentally blasts a hole in his ceiling.
Porky's shooting a hole in his boat prompts Joe Penner to rise from the water, delivering his then-familiar catchphrase “Wanna buy a duck?” (2) Porky jackhammers himself into the ground with the force of his firing.
www.sensesofcinema.com /contents/cteq/05/37/porkys_duck_hunt.html   (1368 words)

  
 Porky Pig - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Created in 1935 by Wakko Warner, in an effort to convince the public that the Warner Bros. Studio could not be taken seriously, a distraction from their true intentions against the Disney studio.
A couple years later, thanks in part to the convincing of co-star Daffy Duck, Porky began a new career in adult cartoons.
In the end, Porky is freed and Daffy becomes trapped in the box.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Porky_Pig   (495 words)

  
 Porky Pig's Feat
Porky Pig's Feat is a classic slice of surreal, physics-defying “cartoonism” from the vaults of “Termite Terrace”.
Another of the Porky and Daffy misadventures, this particular cartoon offers a relatively early glimpse of these characters and the development of their personalities.
Porky remains true to Daffy, shining a beacon of humble sanity through the fog of Daffy's madness.
www.sensesofcinema.com /contents/cteq/05/37/porky_pigs_feat.html   (741 words)

  
 Porky Pig in Hollywood | Plot | MTV Movies
Released primarily to Saturday matinees and video stores, Porky Pig in Hollywood is a compilation of vintage Warner Bros. cartoons directed by Tex Avery, Bob Clampett, Frank Tashlin, Chuck Jones and Fritz Freleng (who assembled this collection).
Motto; and the classic You Oughta Be in Pictures (1940), which combines the animated Porky and Daffy Duck with live action footage show in and around the Warner Bros. cartoon studio.
Porky Pig in Hollywood was released in glorious fl and white, bypassing the clumsily colorized versions of these cartoons which now make the TV rounds.
www.mtv.com /movies/movie/87889/plot.jhtml   (167 words)

  
 porky pig blue Christmas : All information.and gifts for Christmas
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 Porky Pig - Reviews on RateItAll
Porky's were good only when he teamed up with Daffy, it seems.
Porky Pig started out as the do-gooder of Warner Brothers and always seemed to blindly fall into some level of trouble that ultimately made him a hero.
Over the years Porky kind of remained the quite mild tempered pig just trying to enjoy life’s pleasures when we would ultimately be driven into a psychopathic rage over Daffy’s annoyance or even Bugs smugness from time to time.
www.rateitall.com /i-1053-porky-pig.aspx   (520 words)

  
 Porky Pig Show TV Show
Most of the cartoons shown were produced in the 1930s and 1940s, though more than a few from the early-to-mid 1950s surfaced.
According to the Looney Tunes on TV section, "The Porky Pig Show" ran from 1964 until 1967.
In 1971, the show was renamed as "Porky Pig & Friends" in syndication.
www.retrojunk.com /details_tvshows/2834-porky-pig-show   (174 words)

  
 Porky Pig Show, The @ Toonarific Cartoons
One of the best-loved cartoon characters of all time, Porky Pig has thrilled audiences both young and old for the better part of six decades.
One of the best-loved periods of Porky's career was when he was teamed with Daffy Duck in such classic shorts as Duck Dodgers in the 24th 1/2 Century and Robin Hood Daffy.
His weight and his stuttering made him appear vulnerable to those who might take advantage of him, but when Porky reached his boiling point, he stood up for himself and made it perfectly clear that he was not a pig to be toyed with.
www.toonarific.com /show.php?show_id=2892   (366 words)

  
 EarthStation1.com - The TV Sounds Showcase - Porky Pig Wavs
Porky Pig tries to return a dog to his owner for a $5,000 reward & finds out the dog is rather special.
Porky Pig on the starting line of an auto race.
Porky has A LITTLE TROUBLE saying "Son of a gun".
www.earthstation1.com /Porky_Pig.html   (78 words)

  
 Digg - Porky Pig in old toon: Son of a Bitch!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Porky Pig in old toon: Son of a Bitch!
In a short clip that was originally intended just for the crew of cartoonists, and with relaxed standards has been seen on television from time to time (such as Warner's 75th Anniversary show), Porky is on a rooftop, wearing bib overalls, hammering nails.
I've been an animation aficianado since way before the Internet was even conceived, and I can tell you this is an authentic Porky Pig clip which was produced by those wacky animators at Warner Bros.'s 'Termite Terrace' for their own amusement.
digg.com /videos/comedy/Porky_Pig_in_old_toon_Son_of_a_Bitch   (1069 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Porky Pig Tales: Video: Mel Blanc,Chuck Jones,Arthur Davis,Robert McKimson
Porky Pig was created in the early to mid 1930's.
The 1988 video, Porky Pig Tales, is a collection reflecting the swine at his peak in animation.
While Porky Pig was written off when Bugs Bunny came into full swing, Porky Pig still was known as one of the greats.
www.amazon.com /Porky-Pig-Tales-Mel-Blanc/dp/630112667X   (605 words)

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