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Donald and his nephews are the staff of a fire station. Huey, Dewey, and Louie, annoyed by Donald's snoring, ring the fire alarm. Soon, his bumbling sets the fire station itself on fire. They race off at the alarm, not realizing they are already at the destination, and the firefighting efforts go downhill from there. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Donald Duck: Quack! Help! Turn it off! Save me!
[after Donald's fire house burns to the ground, the hose catches fire, Donald Duck runs from the fire chasing him that burns the hose and burns Donald's tail feathers causing him to jump, then it burns up Donald's fire truck to ashes and Donald's fire hat catches fire]
Huey, Dewey, and Louie: We'll save you uncle Donald!
[Donald's three nephews run up and squirts water at Donald Duck, but his hat burns up and becomes wire frames that spring out and turn into hair on Donald's head]
Donald Duck: You ...
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25 May 2016 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Fire Chief (1940)

*** (out of 4)

Donald Duck decides to play a fire chief to his three nephews who of course thinks he is the coolest uncle in the world.

FIRE CHIEF really doesn't have too much of a plot but fans of Donald will certainly enjoy it. There's quite a bit of action here all centered around being a firefighter but I'd say that there really weren't too many that actually made me laugh. With that said, there are some good action scenes here including poor Donald taking all sorts of abuse as his showing off just can't be matched by his talent. There's a mix-up with some gasoline, which leads to a fun sequence as well.


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