Porky Pig in The Timid Toreador (1940)

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The Timid Toreador is a 1940 Porky Pig cartoon directed by Robert Clampett and Norm McCabe. In this gem Porky is a tamales vendor working near a Mexican Bullfight who finds himself in the ring being chased by a bull. Things aren’t looking good for Pork until the bull gets a taste of those spicy tamales.

I remember watching this gem as a kid in both its colorized and B&W version. I very much preferred the B&W version, so that is what I am presenting below.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7LQdRStxx8

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