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Bob Clampett

The Film Fan (1939)

"Porky Pig is on his way to the store to pick up some groceries for his mother when he walks by a sign saying that the local movie theater is having a "kids admitted free" day. The excited Porky rushes in and views a series of spoofs of newsreels, movie trailers, feature films, and even the Lone Ranger!" [IMDBD]

The Great Piggy Bank Robbery (1946)

While reading his favorite comic book (Dick Tracy), Daffy accidentally knocks himself unconscious and dreams that he's "Duck Twacy, famous detective," trying to solve the case of the missing piggy banks. He even crosses paths with Sherlock Holmes! Porky Pig appears briefly (in a non-speaking cameo role) as a mustachioed trolley bus driver whose vehicle bears the prominent destination sign "To Gangster Hideout." More "To Gangster Hideout" signs along the track helpfully point the way.

The Henpecked Duck (1941)

Mrs. Duck sues Daffy for divorce in Judge Porky Pig's courtroom, charging her husband with losing their egg in an abortive magic trick.

The Hep Cat (1942)

A cat-about-town fancies himself such an irresitible "hunk" he momentarily resembles Victor Mature. His wooing of a cute kitten gets derailed by a prankster dog using a cat hand puppet to trap him.

The Lone Stranger and Porky (1939)

The Lone Stranger is sleeping when his faithful, if overly caricatured, Indian scout sees stagecoach driver Porky being robbed by a bad guy. The scout summons the Lone Stranger, who rides to the rescue. The bad guy goes after him (and, briefly, the narrator). But just in the nick of time, the Lone Stranger recovers and conquers the bad guy. Meanwhile, Silver and the villain's horse have been having their own close encounter, and Silver returns with several little colts.

The Old Grey Hare (1944)

Elmer Fudd is taken far into the future (past 1990) and Bugs thinks back to when they first met as little babies.

The Sour Puss (1940)

A canary commits suicide, and Porky's goofy pet cat "Sour Puss" kisses a mouse. Porky and Sour Puss go fishing. Although the cat has been dreaming of a fish dinner, they find only uncatchable flying fish. They are harassed by a goofy flying fish who puts them in a number of hilarious situations. In the final scene, the flying fish pretends to be a politically incorrect Japanese shark. But then a real shark shows up...

The Timid Toreador (1940)

Porky Pig is a street vendor in Old Mexico, selling really hot tamales. In the village bullfight stadium, "Slapsy Maxie Rosenbull" is making short work of the local matadors. Porky absent-mindedly wanders into the bullfight ring, and is clearly out of his element until the bull makes the mistake of fearlessly eating Porky's entire stock of tamales to prove how macho he is. The bull explodes, making Porky the triumphant toreador.

The Wise Quacking Duck (1943)

"The aptly named Mr. Meek is sent by Sweety Puss to kill Daffy for dinner. Daffy escape the hatchet, and hides behind a haystack, squirting ketchup for blood and making dying noises. Mr. Meek sees through this, and chases Daffy into the house. Inside the house, there's a lot of chasing, Daffy does a striptease, and faced down a shotgun twice." [Internet Movie DatabaseD]

Tick Tock Tuckered (1944)

Porky and Daffy are workers at an aircraft company, and are chronically late. Why? Because they have a great deal of trouble getting to sleep, between the noisy cats, the full moon shining insistently, the sudden rain shower (and leak in the roof).

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