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Broken Toys (1935)

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A sailor doll, thrown into a toy dump, rallies the demoralized dolls that were already there.

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Uncredited cast:
Sara Berner ...
Girl Doll / Zasu Pitts Doll (voice) (uncredited)
Tommy Bupp ...
Sailor Doll (voice) (uncredited)
Pinto Colvig ...
W.C. Fields Doll / Various (voice) (uncredited)
Lillian Randolph ...
Mammy Doll (voice) (uncredited)
Danny Webb ...
Stepin Fetchit Doll (voice) (uncredited)
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A sailor doll, thrown into a toy dump, rallies the demoralized dolls that were already there.

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14 December 1935 (USA)  »

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Truly delightful cartoon, clever with a heartwarming ending
27 May 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I always enjoy Disney Silly Symphonies, and Broken Toys is no exception. It is beautifully animated with vibrant colours and fluid backgrounds, and I liked the energy and whimsy of the music. The story is a very sweet one, with some clever individual scenes such as the humorous and tense operation scene and the heartwarming ending(without it ever feeling overly-sentimental), while the characters are more individualised than characters with a similar feel like Funny Little Bunnies and Santa's Workshop, with some smartly used caricatures of WC Fields, Zasu Pitts, Ned Sparks and especially Stepin Fetchitt. All in all, truly delightful. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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