Pigs in a Polka is a one-reel animated cartoon short subject in the Merrie Melodies series, produced in Technicolor and released to theatres on February 2, 1943 by Warner Bros. Pictures.
The film is a parody of two Walt Disney films: 1933's Three Little Pigs and 1940s's Fantasia.
The familiar story of the Three Little Pigs is set in this film to a simplified version of one of Brahms' "Hungarian Rhapsodies", part of a light-hearted, culturally subversive Merrie Melodies running joke.
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'Pigs in a Polka', released February 2, 1943, is a Merrie Melodie animated cartoon.
The story of 'The Three Little Pigs' parodies the popular Walt Disney cartoon (1933), now set to a simplified version of one of Brahms' 'Hungarian Rhapsodies', part of a light-hearted, culturally subversive 'Merrie Melodies' running joke.
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