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Donald visits a penny arcade. He watches Daisy dance the Dance of the Seven Veils, but the light goes out for veil 5 and he misses the end. Then he tries a prize crane, to increasing frustration. Finally, an airplane ride goes wild when Donald tries to get some extra time. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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This cartoon really is a good time!
13 May 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I have always loved Disney and Donald Duck, and A Good Time for a Dime is a classic in my eyes. The premise is simple, but the efficient pace makes it entertaining, likewise with often hilarious gags, especially with Donald and the plane. A Good Time for a Dime is also interesting for Daisy's appearance in a quite risqué parody of Dance of the Seven Veils. The animation is of the colourful, vibrant quality, and the music is energetic and always action-enhancing. Donald is wonderfully temperamental, which has always been part of his charm, and while her appearance is an unusual one Daisy also impresses.

All in all, this cartoon really is a good time. Highly recommended. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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