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Donald's Camera (1941)

Approved  |   |  Family, Animation, Comedy  |  24 October 1941 (USA)
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Inspired by a store display, Donald decides to "hunt" some wildlife with his camera. First, he encounters a too-friendly chipmunk, then a large group of shy animals, then some animals in a ... See full summary »

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Inspired by a store display, Donald decides to "hunt" some wildlife with his camera. First, he encounters a too-friendly chipmunk, then a large group of shy animals, then some animals in a dark cave. But his biggest challenge is a woodpecker, who finds a number of ways to torment him, even though Donald does manage to trick him briefly using some toothpaste that pretends to be a worm. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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13 October 2005 | by (The Penumbra) – See all my reviews

Donald decides to ditch hunting in favor of nature photography. A noble choice indeed. But when he heads out into the wilderness he is crestfallen when he discovers that most animals don't want their picture taken. Moreso when he finds out that they are all laughing at him behind his back. Annoyed with the lack of cooperation from the woodland creatures, Donald focuses (pun intended) on a red-headed wood-pecker. The usual game of out-witting each other begins. Can you guess who wins and who ends up with their new camera broken? When Donald rushes out to buy a shotgun the cartoon fades out, so we never see if he finally got his prey. Elmer Fudd never did.

It's not a very ambitious or original cartoon but it still has its laughs.


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