Mickey seeks shelter from a storm in a house that turns out to be haunted. The skeletons command him to play the organ; they dance and play along.

Director:

(uncredited)

Star:

Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The clock strikes midnight, the bats fly from the belfry, a dog howls at the full moon, and two black cats fight in the cemetery: a perfect time for four skeletons to come out and dance a bit.

Director: Walt Disney
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

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

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Walt Disney
Stars: Walt Disney
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Mickey, and a ragtag group of mice, defend their farm from a group of cats, in a sort of small-scale version of the Civil War (complete with appropriate uniforms and "Dixie").

Director: Ub Iwerks
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An evil tree stump, jealous of two trees in love, starts a forest fire.

Director: Burt Gillett
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

While Tom Cat goes away hunting, Mickey, Minnie, and their mouse friends break into his house and perform music. They play various tunes on the piano while the other mice hit household objects in tune to the music.

Director: Walt Disney
Certificate: Passed Animation | Musical | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When a hungry wolf starts blowing down some pigs' houses, they take refuge in their sensible brother's brick house.

Director: Burt Gillett
Stars: Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Dorothy Compton
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Mickey must save Pluto from a mad doctor's lair.

Director: David Hand
Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney
Plane Crazy (1928)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Inspired by Lindbergh's flight from New York to Paris, Mickey builds a plane to take Minnie for a trip involving some necking, though Minnie objects to the necking.

Directors: Walt Disney, Ub Iwerks
Stars: Walt Disney
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Mickey comes in his horse and buggy to pick up Minnie for the barn dance, but he's aced out by his rival, Pete, with a car, until the car breaks down. At the dance hall, Mickey dances on ... See full summary »

Director: Walt Disney
Stars: Walt Disney
Jungle Rhythm (1929)
Comedy | Family | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Mickey's apparently on an African safari, riding on an elephant, but his shotgun disintegrates the first time he tries to use it. To sooth the vicious beasts, he plays tunes, sings, and ... See full summary »

Director: Walt Disney
Stars: Walt Disney
The Jazz Fool (1929)
Comedy | Family | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Horace pulls a wagon with a a small pipe organ, with Mickey at the keys; a sign on the side reads "Mickey's Big Road Show." They arrive, and Mickey's suitcase labeled "Jazz Fool" unfolds to... See full summary »

Directors: Walt Disney, Ub Iwerks
Stars: Walt Disney
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Mickey is selling hot dogs at a carnival next to the tent for Minnie the Shimmy Dancer. He gets into an argument with the barker. Minnie beckons him over to her trailer; he shows off the ... See full summary »

Directors: Walt Disney, Ub Iwerks
Stars: Walt Disney, Carl W. Stalling
Edit

Cast

Uncredited cast:
...
Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
Edit

Storyline

Mickey seeks shelter from a storm in a house that turns out to be haunted. The skeletons command him to play the organ; they dance and play along.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 December 1929 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Haunted House  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Powers Cinephone Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Grim Reaper: Play!
Mickey: I c-c-can't play!
Grim Reaper: PLAY!
Mickey: Y-y-yes, man!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Epic Mickey (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Spooky
23 September 2004 | by (The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Mickey Mouse finds himself in a blizzard, so he seeks shelter in a creepy old mansion. It comes to no surprise (if one would read the title of this short cartoon) the mansion is haunted.

The several skeletons first scare the heck out of Mickey, but it turns out they only want him to play the piano. Once he does, the skeletons start out a little dance.

This dance is way too long to be remotely interesting, as this whole cartoon is just, well, plain boring to be honest.

Could be scary for the little ones as well. To be fair, I couldn't think of one reason to watch this... 3/10.


2 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Haunted House (1929) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page