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The Picnic (1930)

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Summertime, and Mickey takes Minnie on a picnic. While Pluto is chasing a rabbit, and Mickey and Minnie are doing a courtship dance, every animal in the woods is busy making off with their ... See full summary »

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Summertime, and Mickey takes Minnie on a picnic. While Pluto is chasing a rabbit, and Mickey and Minnie are doing a courtship dance, every animal in the woods is busy making off with their picnic food. And then the rain comes. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree
Music by Egbert Van Alstyne
Lyrics by Harry Williams
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Very short but worthwhile Mickey Mouse cartoon
22 September 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is very short, but is fully redeemed by surprisingly good black and white animation(though there is a version of it on Youtube in Technicolour) and brilliant music, that does have a very lyrically nostalgic feel to it.

Mickey and Minnie never fail to bring a smile to my face, and the picnic scene itself was very charming fare. But here, I loved Pluto, I thought he was absolutely hilarious, especially when he was chasing the rabbit. The look of Pluto diving in and out of the rabbit holes is enough to crack anybody up.

All in all, very short, but very worthwhile. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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