Shorts 1934

by randvan | created - 20 Jun 2012 | updated - 10 Jul 2012 | Public

All short movies I have seen from 1934 ranked from best to worst.

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords


IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. The Grasshopper and the Ants (1934)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

As in the classic fable, the grasshopper plays his fiddle and lives for the moment, while the industrious ants squirrel away massive amounts of food for the winter. With his song, he's able... See full summary »

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Star: Pinto Colvig

Votes: 998

2. The Dognapper (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Mickey and an early version of Donald Duck are police officers chasing dognapper Pegleg Pete. Despite their bumbling, they manage to repeatedly get the drop on Pete at his sawmill hideout, ... See full summary »

Director: David Hand | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Clarence Nash

Votes: 290

3. The Flying Mouse (1934)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

To the tune "I Would Like to Be a Bird," a young mouse fashions wings from a pair of leaves, to the great amusement of his brothers when his attempts to use them fail. When the butterfly he... See full summary »

Director: David Hand | Star: Clarence Nash

Votes: 539

4. Two-Gun Mickey (1934)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Independent cowgirl Minnie ends up in over her head when pursued by bandit Pete, so it's up to Mickey to rescue her.

Director: Ben Sharpsteen | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner

Votes: 256

5. Camping Out (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Comedy, Family, Musical

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

While out camping, Mickey and friends make battle with a horde of angry mosquitoes.

Director: David Hand | Stars: Alyce Ardell, Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner

Votes: 246

6. The Man on the Flying Trapeze (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Popeye comes to ask Olive out, but finds she's gone off with the title character. Popeye goes to the circus (ringmaster Wimpy) looking for her, to find she's part of the act; an aerial battle ensues.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 141

7. Going Bye-Bye! (1934)

Passed | 21 min | Short, Comedy

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Stan and Ollie give evidence which convicts vicious gangster Butch. They plan to leave town and advertise for a traveling companion to share expenses. Butch's girl replies to the advert and... See full summary »

Director: Charley Rogers | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Walter Long

Votes: 969

8. Peculiar Penguins (1934)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two penguins woo.

Director: Wilfred Jackson

Votes: 338

9. The Goddess of Spring (1934)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The lovely goddess of spring Persephone is kidnapped by Hades, thus bringing about the winter season.

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Kenny Baker, Jessica Dragonette, Tudor Williams

Votes: 416

10. Orphan's Benefit (1934)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Mickey puts on a big show to raise money for the orphaned mice.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Florence Gill, Clarence Nash

Votes: 327

11. La joie de vivre (1985)

9 min | Animation, Short, Musical

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A tone poem: two woodland sprites dance about, atop power lines and among flowers and leaves, while being pursued. Everyone spends some time pulling levers to switch trains, too.

Directors: Anthony Gross, Hector Hoppin

Votes: 275

12. Them Thar Hills (1934)

Passed | 20 min | Comedy, Short

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Stan and Ollie take a trip into the mountains ('the high multitude') so that Ollie can recover from gout. Bootleggers have dumped their moonshine in the well from which the boys sample ... See full summary »

Director: Charley Rogers | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Charlie Hall

Votes: 1,501

13. The Big Bad Wolf (1934)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The two foolish little pigs escort Red Riding Hood on a short cut through the woods, against the advice of their bricklayer brother. When they encounter the wolf, Red runs ahead to granny's... See full summary »

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Sara Berner, Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Dorothy Compton

Votes: 1,027

14. The Live Ghost (1934)

Passed | 20 min | Short, Comedy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A gruff sea captain, who absolutely detests the word "ghost," is having trouble manning his ship because of the rumor it's...well...haunted. He inveigles Stanley and Oliver into helping him... See full summary »

Director: Charley Rogers | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Walter Long

Votes: 999

15. A Dream Walking (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Popeye and Bluto each wants to save Olive as she sleepwalks onto a construction site. But most of their efforts go into preventing each other from being the hero.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Seymour Kneitel | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 282

16. The Mascot (1933)

26 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A toy stuffed dog has just been sewn together when it hears a young child ask for an orange. The child's mother explains that they have no money, and so she cannot buy any oranges. The dog ... See full summary »

Director: Wladyslaw Starewicz

Votes: 1,278

17. The China Shop (1934)

8 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The elderly owner of a china shop leaves for the night, and the various figurines and decorated mugs come to life. A demonic figure captures an upper-class lady and does battle with her ... See full summary »

Director: Wilfred Jackson

Votes: 206

18. Oliver the Eighth (1934)

Passed | 27 min | Short, Comedy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Barbershop owners Stanley and Oliver both answer a personal ad from a rich widow seeking a husband. Oliver hides Stanley's reply and mails just his own. When Oliver receives a proposal of ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd French | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Jack Barty

Votes: 1,023

19. The Wise Little Hen (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The hen is looking for someone to help her plant her corn. Peter Pig and Donald Duck both feign belly aches to get out of the chore. So, with help from her chicks, she plants it herself. ... See full summary »

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Florence Gill, Clarence Nash

Votes: 1,226

20. Playful Pluto (1934)

8 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Mickey's trying to do some yardwork, but Pluto wants to play. They end up indoors; Mickey breaks a screen, spreads flypaper, and they both get stuck.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney

Votes: 217

21. Shiver Me Timbers! (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Popeye, Olive, and Wimpy stumble across a ghost ship. They climb aboard, and it proceeds to scare them in various ways.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, Mae Questel

Votes: 136

22. Betty Boop's Prize Show (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In a melodrama at the Slumbertown Theatre, Freddie is the sheriff and Betty is a school-marm desired by outlaw "Phillip the Fiend."

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 59

23. Poor Cinderella (1934)

Passed | 11 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In her only color cartoon, Betty Boop goes to the ball thanks to the good fairy; later, only her foot fits the glass slipper.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Jack Mercer, Bonnie Poe

Votes: 387

24. Shanghaied (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

It's up to Mickey to rescue himself and Minnie from Captain Pete and his crew.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner

Votes: 204

25. Sock-a-Bye, Baby (1934)

6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Popeye is baby sitting, and the little one won't be quiet unless he's sleeping. Obstacles include a _Harpo Marx_ lookalike playing the harp on the street; a music school; a ship blowing its... See full summary »

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Seymour Kneitel | Stars: William Costello, Mae Questel

Votes: 118

26. Mickey's Steam Roller (1934)

7 min | Comedy, Family, Animation

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Mickey drives a steamroller and takes Minnie's little ones for a ride. While he takes a break to court Minnie, the little ones climb aboard and start the steamroller moving.

Director: David Hand | Stars: Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner

Votes: 242

27. Gulliver Mickey (1934)

Approved | 9 min | Comedy, Family, Animation

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Mickey is looking after the orphans. He tells them the story of Gulliver (with Mickey in that role) in Lilliput, though without the satire and bawdy bits. The story ends with Mickey fighting a giant spider, about twice his size.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Walt Disney, Clarence Nash

Votes: 739

28. Axe Me Another (1934)

7 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Pierre Bluto, running a logging camp, has thrown Olive into the river because he didn't like her spinach. Popeye rescues her and proceeds to beat Bluto in a lumberjack contest.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Seymour Kneitel | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 114

29. Ha! Ha! Ha! (1934)

7 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Betty Boop and Koko dabble in dentistry, complete with laughing gas.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 253

30. The Two-Alarm Fire (1934)

7 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When rival firefighters Popeye and Bluto respond to Olive Oyl's house fire, they find themselves fighting each other more than the fire.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 103

31. Tale of the Vienna Woods (1934)

8 min | Animation, Family, Short

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The delightfully animated adventure of a faun and a satyr who is only animate during daylight.

Director: Rudolf Ising

Votes: 70

32. Funny Little Bunnies (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Musical, Animation

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

We see bunny rabbits preparing for Easter, by making chocolate eggs and rabbits, decorating eggs, and weaving and filling baskets.

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Star: Florence Gill

Votes: 416

33. Can You Take It (1934)

Passed | 6 min | Family, Animation, Short

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Popeye wants to join a club of fighters. But can he take their grueling initiation test... and can the club take his rough-housing?

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 125

34. Betty Boop's Trial (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A traffic cop tries to make time with Betty; she speeds to get away, is arrested, and undergoes a musical trial.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 83

35. The Brave Tin Soldier (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A musical rendition of the Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tale where a brave tin soldier with only one leg and a toy ballerina find happiness.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane, Al Eugster

Votes: 82

36. The Song of Ceylon (1934)

38 min | Short, Documentary

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A short film which documents the lives of the Sinhalese people.

Director: Basil Wright | Star: Lionel Wendt

Votes: 322

37. Mickey Plays Papa (1934)

8 min | Comedy, Family, Animation

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Mickey Mouse and Pluto find themselves in charge of a baby who was left on their doorstep.

Director: Burt Gillett | Star: Walt Disney

Votes: 162

38. The Dance Contest (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Popeye and Olive visit a dance hall, where a contest is in progress (though judge Wimpy seems far more interested in his hamburgers than the dancers). He dances terribly. Bluto cuts in, and... See full summary »

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 110

39. The Old Pioneer (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Family

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In this first entry in MGM's Happy Harmonies series, an old man tells a newsboy about his adventures with Native Americans in the Old West.

Director: Rudolf Ising | Stars: Carman Maxwell, Elmore Vincent

Votes: 57

40. Little Dutch Mill (1934)

9 min | Animation, Short, Musical

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A miserly mill-keeper kidnaps two Dutch children, but their pet duck runs for help like Lassie.

Director: Dave Fleischer

Votes: 78

41. Red Hot Mamma (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Betty Boop, sleepless on a freezing night, builds a nice hot fire which proves too much of a good thing; in a dream she visits Hell, sings "Hell's Bells," and makes Hell freeze over!

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Bonnie Poe

Votes: 123

42. Keep in Style (1934)

6 min | Animation, Short

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Betty Boop puts on a musical show of new inventions and styles; her creation of "ankle skirts" sweeps the nation.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 61

43. We Aim to Please (1934)

7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Olive and Popeye open up a diner, but have to deal with Wimpy and Bluto being deadbeat customers.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, Mae Questel

Votes: 113

44. Honeymoon Hotel (1934)

TV-G | 7 min | Family, Animation, Musical

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After introducing the small town Bugtown, inhabitated by bugs, this short shows what happens to two honeymooning lovebugs at the Honeymoon Hotel in town, due to the fact, that their love is... See full summary »

Director: Earl Duvall

Votes: 157

45. Jack Frost (1934)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young grizzly bear, undaunted by his mother's warnings of the coming winter, runs away from home only to be confronted by Old Man Winter himself.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 293

46. Strong to the Finich (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Olive runs some kind of boarding school. She serves her charges a huge bowl of spinach, but they are less than enthusiastic about it. Popeye comes by and demonstrates the values of spinach:... See full summary »

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Seymour Kneitel | Stars: William Costello, Bonnie Poe, Mae Questel

Votes: 90

47. Don Quixote (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A comically ridiculously altered version of the classic tale, in which Don Quixote is victorious over his imaginary enemies and emits Tarzan-like yells of triumph.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 65

48. The Hot Choc-late Soldiers (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Chocolate Soldiers seek to attack Pastry Village.

Director: Walt Disney | Star: Walt Disney

Votes: 77

49. She Wronged Him Right (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Betty Boop appears on stage with Freddie in an old-fashioned mortgage melodrama.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Bonnie Poe

Votes: 116

50. When My Ship Comes In (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Betty Boop wins the Irish Sweepstakes, and fantasizes about what she'll do with the money.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 50

51. The Discontented Canary (1934)

9 min | Animation, Musical, Short

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A canary is frustrated by being caged, particularly with a parrot taunting him when humans aren't watching. One day, he tricks the kind old lady that owns him into opening the window, and ... See full summary »

Director: Rudolf Ising

Votes: 64

52. Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Aladdin is a child laborer who works for a guy that exchanges "new lamps for old". This guy swaps a "new" lamp for 2-3 replacement old lamps, then brings back the old lamps for Aladdin to ... See full summary »

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane

Votes: 98

53. Betty in Blunderland (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The White Rabbit materializes from a jigsaw puzzle and leads Betty Boop through the looking glass into Wonderland.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Bonnie Poe

Votes: 262

54. The King's Tailor (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A tailor aides his king, who is threatened by a giant and a swarm of bees.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane

Votes: 57

55. Buddy and Towser (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Jack Carr

Votes: 44

56. Let's Sing with Popeye (1934)

2 min | Animation, Short, Musical

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: William Costello

Votes: 91

57. There's Something About a Soldier (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Betty Boop recruits for the Army by offering inductees a kiss. The recruits march off to war with a force of giant mosquitoes!

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 53

58. Let's You and Him Fight (1934)

6 min | Comedy, Family, Animation

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Bluto is the boxing champ; Popeye is his challenger; Wimpy the timekeeper. Popeye is pounded mercilessly until Olive comes by with a can of spinach.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Bonnie Poe

Votes: 117

59. Betty Boop's Little Pal (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Pudgy the Pup makes a mess of Betty Boop's picnic, is sent home, and runs afoul of the dog catcher.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 60

60. Puss in Boots (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When the kittens of Puss in Boots are saved from drowning by a bagpiper, the cat offers to help the man rescue a princess as repayment of his debt.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane, Al Eugster

Votes: 45

61. Beauty and the Beast (1934)

TV-G | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A little girl falls asleep and dreams she is in Toyland, where she and a toy soldier contend with the Beast from "Beauty and the Beast."

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 124

62. The Queen of Hearts (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Playing cards come to life. As in the nursery rhyme, the queen of hearts bakes some tarts; the jack of hearts steals them.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane, Al Eugster

Votes: 55

63. Shoein' Hosses (1934)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Wimpy is such a terrible helper that blacksmith Olive fires him. Both Popeye and Bluto see the help wanted sign; they compete for the position. Of course, their competition wrecks the shop.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 101

64. The Little Red Hen (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In this classic fable, a hen asks help with chores from other farm animals. None of the animals want to help do work, but they all want to share the fruits of the hen's labor.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Shamus Culhane, Al Eugster

Votes: 83

65. Bosko's Parlor Pranks (1934)

8 min | Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Hugh Harman | Stars: Rochelle Hudson, Carman Maxwell

Votes: 53

66. Those Beautiful Dames (1934)

7 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Toys in a shop window come to life and visit a poverty-stricken little girl as she sleeps. She awakens to find that her shack has been refurbished and that the toys are about to throw her a party.

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 93

67. Betty Boop's Life Guard (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Betty takes a trip to the beach and needs the assistance of a big, hunky lifeguard when she rides her rubber horsy out too far!

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Bonnie Poe

Votes: 77

68. Pop Goes Your Heart (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A robin sings, and the vegetation turns spring-like, followed by some more action by birds and bees. A grasshopper teaches his sons to chew and spit tobacco. Two spiders play the title tune... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 73

69. The Miller's Daughter (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Ceramic figurines come to life after one of them is knocked over and broken by the household cat.

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 46

70. Buddy the Detective (1934)

8 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jack King | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 49

71. Allez Oop! (1934)

21 min | Short, Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When Buster's girlfriend falls for a trapeze artist, Buster tries to beat him at his own game.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Buster Keaton, Dorothy Sebastian, George J. Lewis, Harry Myers

Votes: 227

72. Betty Boop's Rise to Fame (1934)

Passed | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A reporter interviews Max Fleischer about his creation, and Betty illustrates with excerpts from three prior cartoons.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Cab Calloway, Dave Fleischer, Max Fleischer, Bonnie Poe

Votes: 238

73. Punch Drunks (1934)

17 min | Short, Comedy

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Moe discovers Curly's unknown boxing talent when he knocks out the Champ at a restaurant when Larry plays "Pop Goes the Weasal" on the violin. Moe becomes Curly's manager, and they win ... See full summary »

Director: Lou Breslow | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Dorothy Granger

Votes: 986

74. How Do I Know It's Sunday (1934)

8 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

in a general store. all the products come to life and start singing about Sunday.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Rochelle Hudson

Votes: 76

75. Three Little Pigskins (1934)

20 min | Short, Comedy, Sport

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The stooges are mistaken by a gangster for the "Three Horsemen of Boulder Dam", famous football players. Hired to play for his team, they blow the big game and get it in the end. Lucille Ball has a nice part as a gun moll.

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Lucille Ball

Votes: 711

76. Pettin' in the Park (1934)

TV-G | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Bernard B. Brown

Votes: 122

77. Those Were Wonderful Days (1934)

Animation, Family, Short

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Bernard B. Brown

Votes: 47

78. The Headless Horseman (1934)

9 min | Animation, Short

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 76

79. Toyland Broadcast (1934)

Passed | 8 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Station ABC broadcasts the Toyland Revue, featuring music from baby-doll singers, a roly-poly bandleader, a jack-in-the-box crooner, a wind-up music box and more.

Director: Rudolf Ising | Stars: Brox Sisters, Jack Carr, The Four Blackbirds, Donald Novis

Votes: 77

80. Buddy's Adventures (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Buddy & Cookie's hot air balloon gets thrashed by a violent thunder storm and they ended up landing on foreign grounds. The town Buddy & Cookie are in is called "Sourtown". The residents ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Hardaway | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 42

81. Woman Haters (1934)

Approved | 21 min | Comedy, Musical, Short

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The stooges join the "Women Haters" club and vow to have nothing to do with the fair sex. Larry marries a girl anyway and attempts to hide the fact from Moe and Curly as they take a train ... See full summary »

Director: Archie Gottler | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Marjorie White

Votes: 731

82. The Girl at the Ironing Board (1934)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 46

83. Buddy's Trolley Troubles (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Buddy runs his own trolley. Most of it seems to be a musical number. However, there is a criminal living in the ditches as he breaks loose and hijacks Buddy's trolley.

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 45

84. Men in Black (1934)

Approved | 19 min | Comedy, Short

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The stooges become doctors at a large hospital where they disrupt patients and staff alike.

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Carmen Andre

Votes: 956

85. Buddy the Woodsman (1934)

Approved | 6 min | Family, Animation, Short

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A musical number with Buddy in the role of a woodsman. Goes through a lumberjack's days chopping down trees. A bear raids the lumberjacks while having pasta as Buddy and Cookie have to dispose of him.

Director: Jack King | Stars: The King's Men, Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 45

86. Buddy the Dentist (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ben Hardaway | Stars: Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 39

87. Hell's Fire (1934)

Animation, Short, Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Willie Whopper and his dog visit Hell, where they meet Satan, Cerberus, and some of the infamous members of the damned.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 50

88. Rhythm in the Bow (1934)

6 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ben Hardaway

Votes: 45

89. Why Do I Dream Those Dreams (1934)

7 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 36

90. Shake Your Powder Puff (1934)

6 min | Animation, Family, Short

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Animals put on a musical show, to comedic effect.

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 82

91. The Good Scout (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Willy is a Boy Scout who recounts his good deeds to the scoutmaster.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 48

92. Buddy's Garage (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Earl Duvall | Stars: Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 40

93. Viva Willie (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Willie tells his friend that he was once a cowboy.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 44

94. The Lion Tamer (1934)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Vernon Stallings | Stars: Charles J. Correll, Freeman F. Gosden

Votes: 38

95. Buddy's Bearcats (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jack King | Stars: Jack Carr, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 40

96. Buddy's Circus (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Buddy is a owner of a circus; he must save a baby who fell from the seats and performs with the circus acts.

Director: Jack King | Star: Jack Carr

Votes: 85

97. Insultin' the Sultan (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Willie Whopper tells a tall tale of his girlfriend being carried off by a Sultan and his efforts to rescue her.

Director: Ub Iwerks

Votes: 50

98. Viva Buddy (1934)

6 min | Animation, Family, Short

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Buddy goes to Mexico and visits a cantina. He wakes up the patrons from their siesta and there is music and dancing. Pancho (a Wallace Beery caricature), one bad hombre, rides into town ... See full synopsis »

Director: Jack King | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Jack Carr

Votes: 46

99. Goin' to Heaven on a Mule (1934)

Family, Animation, Short

4.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Friz Freleng

Votes: 51

100. Buddy of the Apes (1934)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ben Hardaway | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Jack Carr

Votes: 45