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Building a Building (1933)

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Mickey Mouse operates a steam shovel; Pegleg Pete is his foreman; Minnie Mouse sells box lunches. Mickey must save the day when Pete makes advances to Minnie.

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Pegleg Pete (voice) (uncredited)
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Mickey's a shovel operator and laborer at a construction site; Minnie is delivering box lunches; Pete is the foreman. Mickey pays more attention to Minnie than to his work, and keeps having accidents (mostly involving the blueprints Pete is holding). Pete steals Mickey's lunch, so Minnie offers him one on the house. While he's eating, Pete kidnaps Minnie; Mickey fights him, but the tide turns when Minnie dumps a load of hot rivets into Pete's pants. They run, and Pete chases them, causing a great deal of damage to the site. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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All talking... all singing!


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7 January 1933 (USA)  »

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Arranhando o Céu  »

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(RCA Photophone System)

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1.37 : 1
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An early Mickey Mouse mini-musical
10 January 2001 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This cartoon has the feel of an old-time melodrama in some respects and has one of the least-interesting Disney villains in Pete. The Mickey in the early cartoons is more prone to mischief and is more frenetic, bearing more resemblance to Krazy Kat than to the mouse that most know and love today. The cartoons were more slapstick early on and Mickey evolved over time. Well worth seeing, it runs on the Disney Channel when the spirit moves them. I wish the shorts would come into print in a substantial way.


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