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Donald and Goofy are trappers in the frozen south (Antarctica) with different approaches. Donald sees a penguin and dresses as one to lure her to the chopping block; Goofy baits a trap with... See full summary »

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Pinto Colvig ...
Goofy (voice) (uncredited)
Clarence Nash ...
Donald Duck (voice) (uncredited)
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Donald and Goofy are trappers in the frozen south (Antarctica) with different approaches. Donald sees a penguin and dresses as one to lure her to the chopping block; Goofy baits a trap with fish (then acts like a walrus to capture one that steals his bait bucket). Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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17 June 1938 (USA)  »

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Caçadores Polares  »

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The song that Donald plays to lure the penguins to follow him is "The Parade of the Wooden Soldiers". See more »

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Walruses (Arctic) and penguins (Antarctic) are shown living on the same island. See more »

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Featured in Ink & Paint Club: Goofy Goofs Around (1997) See more »

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The Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
Music by Leon Jessel
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Hungry as Duck
9 July 2005 | by (The Underverse) – See all my reviews

Donald and Goofy are up in the arctic circle for some reason (or it could be antarctic) and are hunting walruses and penguin respectively, as they are both tired of eating beans. While I have no problem with a dog eating a walrus doesn't anyone else find it weird that I duck would eat a penguin? Or 'roast chicken' as Donald calls it. What's to stop Goofy from eating him with that logic?

Anyway neither of them succeed, as usual. But Goofy ends up in an ice cavern. flattened by icicles and Donald attempts to march a zillion penguins to their deaths but lets a little baby get in his way and bring about the inevitable doom.

Fun nonetheless.


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