BURBANK, CA — That zany duck, Daffy Duck, one of Looney Tunes’ most enduring characters is celebrated in his very own DVD release when Warner Home Video (WHV) brings The Essential Daffy Duck Collection to consumers November 1, 2011. This definitive collection includes 21 cartoons, three of which are new to DVD, plus a new, mini-documentary, which totals almost four hours of content. A must-own collection for animation lovers, The Essential Daffy Duck Collection retails for $26.99 SRP.
Everything consumers need to know about Daffy Duck is featured on The Essential Daffy Duck Collection, the second compilation from the series of character-based collections. All of Daffy’s funniest moments and essential appearances are compiled in this comprehensive set. From his breakthrough cartoons to classic clashes with co-stars Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd, Yosemite Sam and Porky Pig, this compilation takes viewers through Daffy’s career from the very beginning through current times.
Daffy Duck’s creation was made possible by the combined efforts of such legendary animators as Tex Avery, Bob Clampett, Frank Tashlin, Friz Freleng, Chuck Jones, Art Davis and Robert Cannon. He has been involved in almost every era of Warner Bros. animation. Daffy Duck’s versatile character has been adapted to suit whatever style a particular time period called for, and has remained one of the greatest and best-loved cartoon stars of all time.