Old Glory
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : July 1, 1939 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

Porky doesn't understand why he needs to learn the pledge of allegiance to the flag. In his dreams, Uncle Sam takes him on a tour of American History to show him what he should be grateful for.

Characters

Porky Pig
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Uncle Sam
(Voice: John Deering)

Credits

Director

Charles M. "Chuck" Jones

Animator

Robert "Bob" McKimson
Ken Harris
Rudy Larriva

Story

Robert "Bob" Givens
Richard "Rich" Hogan
Dave Monahan

Music

Carl W. Stalling

Backgrounds

Art Loomer

Voices

John Deering
Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
Tedd "Ted" Pierce

Producer

Leon Schlesinger

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Trivia

The scene of Patrick Henry making his speech of "Give me liberty, or give me death!" was rotoscoped from the 1936 Warner Bros. short "Give Me Liberty".

Video Information

VHS

United States

Porky Pig and Company
Porky Pig Cartoon Festival featuring "Tom Turk and Daffy"
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes
Chuck Jones

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 2
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 2
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 1
Tweetie Pie and Friends
Porky Pig 101

BluRay Disc

United States

Looney Tunes Showcase - Volume 1 (Blu-Ray)
LooneyTunes Platinum Collection - Volume 1 (Blu-Ray)

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 5258
Running time: 9:11
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Type: Spherical
Original Language: English
Country of origin: United States

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    Sources

    Charles M. "Chuck" Jones: Director
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Robert "Bob" McKimson: Animator
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Carl W. Stalling: Music
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    John Deering: Voices
    • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

    Ken Harris: Animator
    • Unverified

    Rudy Larriva: Animator
    • Unverified

    Art Loomer: Backgrounds
    • Unverified

    Robert "Bob" Givens: Story
    • Unverified

    Richard "Rich" Hogan: Story
    • Unverified

    Dave Monahan: Story
    • Unverified

    Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
    • Unverified

    Leon Schlesinger: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Tedd "Ted" Pierce: Voices
    • Verified by "The 100 Greatest Looney Tunes Cartoons" by Jerry Beck