Plumber Donald is using a large magnet in his work. When he drops it, it causes trouble for Pluto, especially after Pluto swallows it. Things begin clinging to him, especially his metal dog dish.

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Pluto (voice) (uncredited)
Clarence Nash ...
Donald Duck (voice) (uncredited)
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Plumber Donald is using a large magnet in his work. When he drops it, it causes trouble for Pluto, especially after Pluto swallows it. Things begin clinging to him, especially his metal dog dish.

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This cartoon was released as a Mickey Mouse short, although Donald is the main character and Mickey doesn't appear in it. See more »

Goofs

When Donald Duck is stuck on the ceiling trying to pull his hammer out. Donald Duck lets go of his hammer and stands upside down on the ceiling while spitting his hands. If Donald Duck had let go of the hammer, the Earths gravity would've caused him to simply fall right back down to the floor, instead of hanging on to his hammer. See more »

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Donald Duck: [Donald Duck uses the magnet to get his hammer and pulls the magnet off] Pop goes the weasel.
Donald Duck: Pop goes the weasel.
[Then the pipe cork bursts free and squirts water in Donald's face. Donald then gets the hammer with the magnet back and hammers away at the leaky pipe hard]
Donald Duck: I'll get you! I'll fix this here contraption!
[Donald continues to lose his temper while the magnet falls off the pipe to the floor]
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Edited into The Walt Disney Christmas Show (1951) See more »

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Pop Goes the Weasel
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Lots of magnet action!
27 May 2015 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is the first cartoon featuring Donald Duck and Pluto together. While Donald does plumbing work in a housing complex, he drops a large magnet and Pluto accidentally swallows it. As a result, it causes all sorts of metal objects to move around Pluto. What results are hilarious scenes after the other as it is funny to see metal objects come to life and seem to surround poor Pluto.

The stubborn alarm clock that corners Pluto is a hilarious scene, as well as the most intense one of all - all the sharp kitchen utensils including forks, knives and a cleaver chasing the dog around and around the house. With Donald caught in the mayhem as well, it's nothing short of physical comedy and Donald doing what he does best - trying to get himself out of frustrated situations! It's a great cartoon - funny for the adults and kids!

Grade A


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