Goofy Goat thwarts a road hog in order to make it to the glee club on time and play the accordion in an amateur talent show.

Director:

Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Storyline

On his way to the glee club, Goofy Goat encounters a road hog - a pompous society pig being chauffeured in a car large enough to accommodate her enormous behind. A traffic cop stops them at an intersection, which gives Goofy the chance to lift his car up like a skirt and dance in front of her. When the cop lets them proceed, Goofy lifts up one of the back wheels and shoots exhaust fumes at her as a gesture of contempt. She utters "Damn" under her breath. Finally, Goofy makes it to the glee club in time for the amateur talent show. First, three kittens sing about losing their mittens. Next, Goofy's girlfriend plays the piano so vigorously that it breaks apart. Goofy, who happened to be inside the piano, extricates a harp from the wreckage, and she plays that instead. Next, a couple of bagpipers are momentarily thwarted when Goofy punctures their bags with an umbrella. Undeterred, they pick up a couple of pigs and play them instead. Finally, Goofy plays his own music with a makeshift ... Written by J. Spurlin

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

glee club | pig | road hog | piano | goat | See All (49) »


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 July 1931 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Goofy Goat Antics  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Photophone System)

Color:

(Multicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Violent, But Not For Adults, Either
10 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Only in cartoons can you pull your automobile over your head like it was a tee- shirt, then wrap it up like a bandanna and fling it over your shoulder. That's what this crazy goat did after he couldn't get out of his car the conventional way.

In this dated cartoon and story, Goofy Goat spends the first two minutes battling a "road hog" on the city streets. He then enters a vaudeville-like contest at the local Glee Club building. Before he does his bit, we several other acts. All of the music is familiar, even today. You've all heard these songs.

It turns out to be one of the musical cartoons in which everyone's moves are coordinated to whatever music is playing. Some of the scenes are a little strange and violent for little kids, yet I didn't think this was clever enough for most adults.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This is in b+w, not color... bcamphome
Discuss Goofy Goat (1931) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page