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Mickey and the Seal (1948)

Mickey Mouse unwittingly brings home a baby seal from the zoo, but Pluto is the only one who knows it.

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Pluto (voice) (uncredited)
James MacDonald ...
Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Mickey visits the zoo, where he makes friends with a baby seal by feeding it a couple of fish from his picnic basket. The seal stows away and goes home with Mickey, where for a while, only Pluto sees it. But it climbs into Mickey's bath, and he eventually figures it out and returns the tot. He tells his elders of the wonders of Mickey's bath and scrub-brush, and Mickey returns home to find a welcoming committee. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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3 December 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mickey y la foca  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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This was originally intended as a Donald Duck cartoon. See more »

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[first lines]
Seals: [begging from Mickey Mouse] Fish! Fish, fish, fish!
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Just a bunch of adorable looking seals.
1 July 2017 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

Mickey visit the seal and feeds the seals fish from his basket. While temporary leaving the basket behind, a baby seal sneaks into it and follows Mickey home. There, Pluto spots the seal and attempts to tell Mickey about it, and he won't hear of it. While taking a bath, the seal joins in the bath time as well, where Mickey finally spots him.

There's nothing really much to laugh about in this cartoon, just a bunch of adorable-looking seals who really like to take baths. But, it can be heart-warming for people, though.

Grade C


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