The Timid Toreador (1940) - Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon Series

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The Timid Toreador

The Timid Toreador (1940) - Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon Series The Timid Toreador

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  • Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Leon Schlesinger Studios
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Porky Pig, Slapsie Maxie Rosenbull, Matadors, Spectators.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc.
  • Directed By Robert Clampett, Norm McCabe.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By I. Ellis.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on December 21, 1940.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:46 minutes.
  • Production Number: 9638.
    MPAA: 6457
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

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...  (more)

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Colorized by Fred Ladd in the 1960's. The name "Slapsie Maxie Rosenbull" is a parody of "Slapsie" Maxie Rosenbloom, the world light heavyweight boxing champion from 1930 to 1934. Rosenbloom got into entertainment after retiring from the ring and...  (more)

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The copy of Timid Toreador that I own is in color, which I think was done in 1992. I would very much like to see the BW version because I think that everything should be seen in it's original state. But enough of that. Timid Toreador is, in my mind,...  (read more)

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