Mild-mannered average guy Mr. Walker (Goofy) turns into violent Mr. Wheeler when he starts driving. Back on his feet, Mr. Walker finds it nearly impossible to cross the street.

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Mild-mannered average guy Mr. Walker (Goofy) turns into violent Mr. Wheeler when he starts driving. Back on his feet, Mr. Walker finds it nearly impossible to cross the street.

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Trivia

This cartoon short was awarded the Buyer Trophy for the best film on traffic safety. See more »

Goofs

When Mr. Wheeler crashes his yellow car at the end, the parts that fall off are green. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Wheeler: [yelling at a tow truck that is towing his now-totaled car away with him in it honking the horn] Come on! Move over! Get out of the way, roadhog!
Narrator: Too bad, Mr. Wheeler. You've broken your toy. But let this be a lesson, Mr. Wheeler: drive safely, play fair, give the other fellow a break, and...
Mr. Wheeler: [yelling at the narrator] Aw, shut up!
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Disney's Jekyll and Hyde.
17 May 2015 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

I first saw this cartoon when it was part of a cartoon compilation episode of Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color, narrated by Professor Ludwig Von Drake. It stars Goofy who plays a Jekyll and Hyde-type character named Mr. Walker and Mr. Wheeler. When he is walking about any but his car, he is a kind and benevolent man. But, when he takes behind the wheel, he turns into a crazy, wild driver.

It is an interesting cartoon short, hilarious to see Goofy act in an ominous and scary demeanor as he crashes into other cars and yells at people in fits of road rage. It's also a lesson to be learned - everybody should drive defensively.

The animation is colorful and brilliant and the plot is full of laughs and entertainment. An enjoyable one featuring Goofy.

Grade B


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