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The Mad Doctor (1933)

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

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Cast

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Dr. XXX (voice) (uncredited)
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Pluto (voice) (uncredited)
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Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

A dark and stormy night. Pluto is spirited away to the spooky mansion of an evil genius for a mad transplant scheme to put his head on the body of a chicken. Mickey gives chase, but find himself threatened severely by the house and its denizens. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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20 January 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Der verrückte Arzt  »

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(RCA Photophone)

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1.37 : 1
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One of the only Mickey Mouse cartoons that is in the public domain. See more »

Quotes

Dr. XXX: I'm a raring, tearing wizard when it comes to cutting up...
[laughs evilly]
Dr. XXX: I can graft a chicken's gizzard on the wishbone of a pup. And here's the great experiment I'm just about to tackle: to find out if the net result will bark or crow or cackle. Muahahahahahaha!
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: The Legend of the Lone Ranger (2013) See more »

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Pretty spooky stuff - not for tiny tots!
15 July 2000 | by (Anchorage, Alaska) – See all my reviews

This cartoon has some pretty weird, spooky stuff - a dark side you would never see in later Mickey Mouse cartoons. Unless your four-year-old can handle a mad doctor threatening to cut Mickey's head off, steer him clear of this one. For adults, though, it's quite original.


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