Max Fleischer Color Classics

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1.
Poor Cinderella (1934 Short Film)
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In her only color cartoon, Betty Boop goes to the ball thanks to the good fairy; later, only her foot fits the glass slipper. (11 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
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Little Dutch Mill (1934 Short Film)
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A miserly mill-keeper kidnaps two Dutch children, but their pet duck runs for help like Lassie. (9 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
3.
An Elephant Never Forgets (1935 Short Film)
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A collection of animals goes to school; their teacher, a goose, asks them several questions, during which time an ape...
Director: Dave Fleischer
Stars: Gus Wickie
 
4.
The Song of the Birds (1935 Short Film)
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A destructive little boy with an air rifle shoots a baby bird and is mortified when the bird's parents, and all the other birds, go into mourning. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
5.
The Kids in the Shoe (1935 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
6.
Dancing on the Moon (1935 Short Film)
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Honeymooning couples of various animal species take a rocket ship excursion to the moon. Spectacular lunar scenery. (8 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
7.
Time for Love (1935 Short Film)
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The courtship of two swans is interrupted by a third swan, who demonstrates his prowess at catching fish...
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
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Musical Memories (1935 Short Film)
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An elderly couple reminisce before a fire. The old man gets out their photo album. Through an old stereo viewer... (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
9.
Somewhere in Dreamland (1936 Short Film)
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In their dreams, two poor and hungry tots enter a fantasy kingdom where there are more sweets than they can eat. But when they wake... (9 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
10.
The Little Stranger (1936 Short Film)
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A stranger deposits an egg in a duck's nest; it hatches as a baby chicken. It doesn't fit in well with its three duckling nestmates... (8 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
11.
The Cobweb Hotel (1936 Short Film)
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A spider runs a hotel for flies where he keeps his guests captive. A pair of fly newlyweds arrive and check in... (8 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
12.
Greedy Humpty Dumpty (1936 Short Film)
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Greedy Humpty Dumpty's wall of gold is not enough. He wants all the gold in the sun, too. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
13.
Hawaiian Birds (1936 Short Film)
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A funny and great short film about birds In hawaii
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
14.
Play Safe (1936 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
15.
Christmas Comes But Once a Year (1936 Short Film)
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At an orphanage, the children are sad because they received broken toys as gifts. Professor Grampy sees the children while passing by in his sled and has an idea on how to give them a merry Christmas. (9 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
16.
Bunny Mooning (1937 Short Film)
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Two bunnys getting marrid. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
17.
Chicken a la King (1937 Short Film)
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A rooster sultan is bored by his harems. A duck strongly resembling 'Mae West' entices him. Her lover arrives, and they do battle; the lovers leave, and the sultan, humiliated, turns to his harem, who beat him up. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
18.
A Car-Tune Portrait (1937 Short Film)
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A symphony composer lion is determined to show the audience that cartoon characters can be more than... (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
Stars: David Ross
 
19.
Peeping Penguins (1937 Short Film)
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Curious penguins investigate an abandoned cabin, heedless of their mother's warning that "curiosity killed the cat."
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
20.
Educated Fish (1937 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
21.
Little Lamby (1937 Short Film)
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The fox spots a little lamb and disguises himself with a beard and bushy eyebrows. He posts an announcement for a baby contest... (8 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
22.
The Tears of an Onion (1938 Short Film)
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Director: Dave Fleischer
 
23.
Hold It (1938 Short Film)
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Director: Dave Fleischer
 
24.
Hunky and Spunky (1938 Short Film)
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A short film about a mother and her son, she teaches him life skills later on the son gets niked by a man so the young donkey can be his work slave and his mother saves him.
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
25.
All's Fair at the Fair (1938 Short Film)
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The World's Fair, as imagined by the Max Fleischer animation studio. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
26.
The Playful Polar Bears (1938 Short Film)
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Director: Dave Fleischer
 
27.
Always Kickin' (1939 Short Film)
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Hunky is teaching her son Spunky how to kick properly. She has him practice with a mattress propped against a tree...
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
28.
Small Fry (1939 Short Film)
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Junior wants to be a Big Fry, but learns the hard way that he just isn't ready for smoking in the pool room when he should be in the school room. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
29.
The Barnyard Brat (1939 Short Film)
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Director: Dave Fleischer
 
30.
The Fresh Vegetable Mystery (1939 Short Film)
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After a series of vegetable disappearances,a potato policeman goes out to catch the kidnappers. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
31.
Little Lambkin (1940 Short Film)
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A precocious toddler, wanting to return to his watermelon patch and a pair of animal friends in the country, tampers with the electronic gadgets in his new city home and creates chaos. (6 mins.)
Director: Dave Fliescher
 
32.
Ants in the Plants (1940 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
33.
A Kick in Time (1940 Short Film)
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Spunky is kidnapped and sold at an auction to a cruel Italian peddler. It's up to Hunky to save him. (8 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
34.
Snubbed by a Snob (1940 Short Film)
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A young horse says hi to little donkey Spunky. But the horse's mother pulls him away, saying we don't associate with that kind... (6 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
35.
You Can't Shoe a Horse Fly (1940 Short Film)
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Hunky and Spunky are settling in for a nap, but a horse fly sees them and sees dinner. After battling the fly for a while... (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
 
36.
Vitamin Hay (1941 Short Film)
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It's time for lunch, and Spunky (the baby donkey) is expected to feed on healthy (and awful-tasting) Vitamin Hay. He resists, and wanders out of the barn to look for more interesting things to eat. (7 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer