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Hawaiian Holiday (1937)

The gang is on vacation. Goofy has some surfing problems, Donald learns why you don't wear a grass skirt near a fire, Pluto and a starfish have a tiff, followed by an encounter with a hermit crab.

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Donald Duck (voice) (uncredited)
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The gang is on vacation. Goofy has some surfing problems, Donald learns why you don't wear a grass skirt near a fire, Pluto and a starfish have a tiff, followed by an encounter with a hermit crab.

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24 September 1937 (USA)  »

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Film Daily, Friday, October 15, 1937: Hawaiian Holiday (1937), a Walt Disney Mickey Mouse short, released by RKO Radio Pictures, has won the prize for best short subject offered by the International Film Exhibition in Venice, Italy. This is the fourth consecutive time that a Disney subject has won this award. See more »


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On the Beach at Waikiki (Honi Kaua Wikiwiki)
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Music by Henry Kailimai
Lyrics by G.H. Stover
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Out on vacation.
8 December 2013 | by See all my reviews

I first saw this cartoon short when it was part of a "Wonderful World of Color" episode, where Mickey and the gang is on vacation. Goofy has surfing problems, Donald learns dances too close to the fire with a grass skirt on, and Pluto has a riff with a starfish and a crab.

It's hilarious to see each of the characters having their own vacation problems, but it is all in good fun and sure to send laughter to the audience.

This is one of the best cartoons from Walt Disney to feature most of the entire gang: Mickey, Donald, Goofy and Pluto. Up until now, I still have laughs watching it, especially Donald's scenes. And, it makes you want to take a trip to Hawaii.

Grade A


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