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The Old Mill (1937)

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We see the various birds, mice, and bats that have moved into an old windmill, followed by the frogs, crickets, and fireflies making their music in an adjacent pond. Then a storm comes, ... See full summary »

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We see the various birds, mice, and bats that have moved into an old windmill, followed by the frogs, crickets, and fireflies making their music in an adjacent pond. Then a storm comes, shaking loose parts in the mill and threatening everything we've seen. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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bat | frog | firefly | storm | bird | See more »


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5 November 1937 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az öreg malom  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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This film introduced Disney's technical innovation, the multiplane camera. See more »

Goofs

In the opening shot the mill is reflected on the pond. The ducks swimming in the pond, however, have no reflection. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Shrek (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

One Day When We Were Young
by Johann Strauß
Played by orchestra and hummed by chorus in several places throughout the cartoon
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Amazing!
18 December 2003 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Humor - Pathos - Suspense - Beauty - it's all here in this 8 minute gem! This is one I can watch again and again and again and enjoy every minute of it. A nice foreshadow of great things to come: Fantasia, Bambi, etc.


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