Mickey Mouse, piloting a steamboat, delights his passenger, Minnie, by making musical instruments out of the menagerie on deck.

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Mickey Mouse / Minnie Mouse / Peg-Leg Pete / Parrot (voice) (uncredited)
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Mickey is piloting a steamboat when Captain Pete comes to the bridge and throws him off. They stop to pick up cargo. Minnie just misses the boat and Mickey uses the crane to grab her. She drops her sheet music of "Turkey in the Straw" and a goat eats it. With help from Mickey, she cranks the goat's tail, and it plays the tune. Mickey accompanies on percussion and by torturing various animals, until Pete comes down and puts a stop to it, putting Mickey to work peeling potatoes. While this is the first sound Mickey Mouse, there's no dialog. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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11 August 1930 (Sweden)  »

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Trivia

On its release, this cartoon was paired with the movie Gang War (1928), but it was this cartoon, not the main movie, that movie patrons walked away talking about. See more »

Goofs

At the Podunk Landing site, the cow's tag around her neck disappears for a second when she moos and is back again. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Fantasia Legacy: The Concert Feature (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Steamboat Bill
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Music by Bert Leighton and Frank Leighton
Whistled by Mickey Mouse
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Happy 75th Birthday Mickey
15 November 2003 | by (england) – See all my reviews

Mickey Mouse is now 75 years old. He was created by Walt Disney, a famous creater, producer, director etc: I love the Disney Movies because it is great fun watching the cartoon movies. Altogether Walt Disney i think is the king of the creations, Everyone has got to love this creations and the movies by Walt Disney. Thank you Walt for all the classic characters you made.


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