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The CooCoo Nut Grove (1936)

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A visit to a Hollywood nightclub, featuring caricatures of, among others, Walter Winchell, Hugh Herbert, W.C. Fields, Katharine Hepburn, Ned Sparks, Johnny Weissmuller, Lupe Velez, John ... See full summary »

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W.C. Fields (voice) (uncredited)
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Spoofs Go Into Your Dance (1935) See more »

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About a Quarter to Nine
(1935) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Warren
Played when the girl is first chased by Harpo
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Spoof of famous celebrity hangout The Cocoanut Grove
29 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

Early animation short most notable for the fun trying to figure out who the caricatures are. Most are very easy for an old movie buff but a few might be a challenge. The dance described in the previous review where Oliver Hardy is concealing the fact he is dancing with more than one woman with his back turned isn't in this short. That segment is from a similar cartoon titled Hollywood Steps Out that came a few years later and also included Hollywood stars in a nightclub. This nostalgic little cartoon was shown by Turner Classic Movies as part of their Cartoon Alley. I decided to set up a TiVo season pass for TCM cartoons after watching this one to see what other treasures might show up. I do hope the stars weren't offended by their appearance in this cartoon. One of Hollywood's greatest will be pictured as a horse now whenever seen in a film by this reviewer.


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