Bellboy Donald's patience is seriously tested when Pegleg Pete and his son check in.

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Donald Duck / Pete Jr. (voice)
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Donald is a bellboy at the Lofty Manors hotel, where his boss is forced to remind him that the guest is always right. Pegleg Pete and his son check in to their rooms on the 80th floor, and sorely try Donald's already limited patience. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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18 December 1942 (USA)  »

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Aku Ankka hotellipoikana  »

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Pegleg Pete: Hmm, Mine?
Donald Duck: Y-y-yes.
Pegleg Pete: [grabs Donald on the neck] Yours?
Donald Duck: Y-y-yes.
[Pete rips Donald's top uniform in half, grabs Donald's hat and rips it in half, puts half the hat back on Donald]
Donald Duck: Heh, heh, heh. Thank you, sir.
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The guest is not always right!
2 April 2016 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

Donald shows in this cartoon short that guests are not always right. Donald is employed as a hotel bellboy and, after being scolded by his manager, was told to improve his personality and to believe that the guest is always right. So, when he attempts to help Pegleg Pete and his son Junior settle into their hotel room, Junior keeps harassing Donald, but Donald endures him as much as he could. When Junior crosses the line, Donald gives him a taste of his own medicine.

Plenty of slapstick humor and entertaining moments. Great animation and not a bad story overall, where Donald gets the last laugh.

Grade B


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