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Sea Scouts (1939)

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Donald has a large sailboat, and his crew consists of his three nephews. But between his own clumsiness, and that of his inexperienced (but not mean) crew, the sailing is anything but ... See full summary »

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Donald has a large sailboat, and his crew consists of his three nephews. But between his own clumsiness, and that of his inexperienced (but not mean) crew, the sailing is anything but smooth, particularly when Donald has a run-in with a shark. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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30 June 1939 (USA)  »

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Donald auf großer Fahrt  »

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The title is a parody of the Sea Scouts that are part of the international movement of Boy Scouts started by Lord Robert Baden-Powell in 1908, a few months after the first scout encampment at Brownsea Island Scout camp in 1907. See more »

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Donald Duck: [inside the jaws of attacking shark] Now I lay me down to sleep...
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Edited into Donald Duck and his Companions (1960) See more »

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Quite entertaining
17 April 2004 | by (The Hague, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

'Sea Scouts' is an animated short movie from Disney starring Donald Duck as a captain of a ship. His nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie are his sailors. Of course things do not go as planned and when they want to sail away the ship falls apart. Donald has an encounter with a big shark. Now his nephews must save him.

The short is pretty funny. Especially the moments before the ship falls apart, one with some flags in particular, are great. The animation is quite good and makes sure this is a real cartoon. Sometimes very inventive, always pretty funny, this is another fine animated short from Disney.


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