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Father Noah's Ark (1933)

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Noah, his family (wife, 3 sons, their wives), and various animals all help build the ark. The rains come, and the skunks barely miss the boat (not that anyone was particularly looking for ... See full summary »

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Noah, his family (wife, 3 sons, their wives), and various animals all help build the ark. The rains come, and the skunks barely miss the boat (not that anyone was particularly looking for them), but they manage to swim to it. After the rain and many lamentations by the humans, the sun returns, to the great joy of all. The ground appears, and the animals (and many new babies) disembark. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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8 April 1933 (USA)  »

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El arca del padre Noé  »

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Ah, memories...
18 September 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I loved this when I was a kid, and still do. It is everything I love in a Silly Symphony, lively, colourful and entertaining. The animation is fantastic, considering when it was made, and still holds up even after 70 plus years. The music is also beautiful, and all the characters are wonderful, particularly Noah, and the animals are both adorable and hilarious. It is constantly entertaining, and there is never a dull moment. This is definitely one of my all time favourite Silly Symphonies, right up there with The Band Concert, Flowers and Trees, Ugly Duckling, Skeleton Dance and The Old Mill. Everything about this is memorable, I loved it when I was little, and after all this time, not only it brings back so many fond memories, but I love it even more than I did when I first saw it.

A definite 10/10. Bethany Cox


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