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You Ought to Be in Pictures (1940)

You Ought to Be in Pictures
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Directed by

Leon Schlesinger Leon Schlesinger
Henry Binder Henry Binder
Mel Blanc Mel Blanc
Porky Pig / Daffy Duck / Studio Guard / Stagehand / Animator
Gerry Chiniquy Gerry Chiniquy
Movie Director
Robert Clampett Robert Clampett
Guy Running Out at Super Speed
Chuck Jones Chuck Jones
Guy Running Out at Super Speed
Fred Jones Fred Jones
Michael Maltese Michael Maltese
Studio Guard

Written by
Jack Miller Jack Miller


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Daffy Duck convinces Porky Pig to quit the cartoon biz and try his luck in the features. Porky's adventures begin when he tries to enter the studio.
Release date: 18 May 1940
Tags: Comedy (1), Family (1), Animation (1), 1940 (1), Short (1), Looney Tunes (1), Daffy Duck (1), Porky Pig (1)
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"DIR: Friz Freleng SUMMARY: Egged on by Daffy Duck, who intends to take his place as Warner Bros. star character, Porky Pig sets off into a live action Hollywood to make his name in the movies. WHY IT'S HERE: Friz Freleng's 'You Ought to be in Pictures' is a brilliant, atypical Warner Bros. cartoon. Beautifully combining animation and live action film (only Porky Pig, Daffy Duck and Porky's car are animated), it stars many of the Warner staff, including Leon Schlesinger who, despite playing h"

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