Wholly Smoke (1938) - Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon Series

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  • Looney Tunes Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • A Vitaphone Production
  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Cartoon Characters: Porky Pig, Porky's Mother, Nick O'Teen, Bully, Mills Brothers, Three Stooges, Bing Crosby, Rudy Vallee, Cab Calloway, Cigars, Pipes, Cigarettes.
  • Voice Actors: Mel Blanc, Tedd Pierce.
  • Directed By Frank Tashlin.
  • Produced By Leon Schlesinger.
  • Animated By Robert Bentley.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
  • Originally Released on August 27, 1938.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:16 minutes.
  • Production Number: 8309.
    MPAA: 4485
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

In this anti-smoking moral tale, Porky trades his last nickel for a cigar to prove his manhood. Porky is given five cents to buy candy in town, but on the way meets the town bully, who talks him into spending it on a cigar. Dreaming that Nick O'Teen has overdosed...  (more)

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Colorized in 1990. The King's Men, a vocal quartet, have been rumored to be the singers of the "Mysterious Mose" parody. Songs include:

  • "Mysterious Mose" (Walter Doyle-Ted Weems), Nick O'Teen
  • "Little Boys Shouldn't Smoke,"...  (more)

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I...ugh...I'm very emotional right now as I write this letter.
I have been a chronic smoker for years.My health has suffered greatly.
But since downloading and watching this delighful piece of animated history , I have manageged to kick the...  (read more)

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This cartoon should be shown more often on college campuses!!! I can't stand people who smoke!!! Especially, when they do it in the middle of the doorway and you're trying to get in!! What a bunch...  (read more)

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