Tag: Friz Freleng

Pigs in a Parody.

In the spring of 1933, Walt Disney released what unexpectedly became one of his studio's biggest hits, Three Little Pigs. The short cartoon, and the original song it contained, Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?, became smash hits. The story of these pigs literally keeping the wolf away from their door and their defiant song connected with … Continue reading Pigs in a Parody.

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An Oscar for Bugs Bunny, 1959.

The Academy Awards are tonight, so I thought now would be a good time to post this clip from the 1959 Academy Awards. The 1958 Bugs Bunny cartoon "Knighty Knight Bugs" is announced as the winner of Best Animated Short Film. Producer John W. Burton accepts the award, but gives credit to the cast and … Continue reading An Oscar for Bugs Bunny, 1959.