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Donald the apple farmer notices his apples have been nibbled on and catches Chip n' Dale in the act. In the ensuing battle, Donald uses a helicopter to spray them (but they have tiny gas masks). And then he brings in the really heavy artillery. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Included on the 2000 Disney DVD of Melody Time (1948) See more »

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Donald Duck: Applecore!
Dale: Baltimore!
Donald Duck: Who's your friend?
[Dale thinks for a moment, looking around, then sees Chip]
Dale: [points at Chip] Him!
[Donald throws an applecore at Chip, hitting him right in the face. Donald leaves chuckling. Dale bursts out laughing at Chip. Chip angrily picks a rotten apple and smashes it on Dale's head]
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Applecore, Baltimore, who's your friend?
13 November 2015 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is one of the first cartoons I've watched as a kid that features both Donald and Chip N' Dale. Here, Donald takes on the role of an apple farmer and notices his fruits have been nibbled on by the chipmunks. Then, it's an all out battle between the duck and the rodents as Donald tries to protect his crop while the Chip N' Dale try to get away with another act of annoying poor Donald.

I've always thought that the cartoon features a little laid back feel of farm life and gives off a little childhood nostalgia - from the farm artillery Donald uses from his flying farm machine to the hilarious punchline, "Applecore, Baltimore, who's your friend?" that the characters use on each other.

Donald gets the brunt of most of the bad luck obviously, but it's still a pretty funny cartoon.

Grade B


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