MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 65,951 this week

Working for Peanuts (1953)

7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 352 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 1 critic

Chip 'n Dale live next door to a zoo and spot the elephant's stash of peanuts. They go after them, but both the elephant and his keeper, Donald, are too clever. Then the boys realize the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

DVD
a list of 306 titles
created 13 Aug 2011
 
a list of 468 titles
created 26 Feb 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 27 Feb 2013
 
a list of 135 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 219 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Working for Peanuts (1953)

Working for Peanuts (1953) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Working for Peanuts.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Donald Duck gets into a lot of trouble while he's cooking pancakes for breakfast - Chip and Dale are up to their mischief. Donald tries a number of plans to get rid of them, but they repeatedly foil Donald's plans.

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Dessie Flynn, James MacDonald, Clarence Nash
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Max Hare and Toby Tortoise are having a foot race. Max has much more style, and is generally cocky. He pauses for a short nap, to chat up the bunnies outside a girl's school (and show off ... See full summary »

Director: Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Eddie Holden, Ned Norton
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The eventful life of a little blue car.

Director: Clyde Geronimi
Stars: Sterling Holloway, Stan Freberg
Family | Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Mickey is a stage magician, and Goofy is a stagehand. Donald is sitting in a box seat, and soon starts heckling. Mickey retaliates, among other things by making him spit out playing cards, ... See full summary »

Director: David Hand
Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Clarence Nash
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Inspired by a magazine ad, Goofy sends for a mail order body building course. First is weight lifting; after Goofy finally gets the weights up, a fly lands and sends him crashing through ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Kinney
Stars: Pinto Colvig, John McLeish
Family | Comedy | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Ranger Woodlore is interpreting Grand Canyon for the tourists; Donald is of course making more trouble than everyone else put together.

Director: Charles A. Nichols
Stars: Clarence Nash, Bill Thompson
Dragon Around (1954)
Family | Comedy | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Chip and Dale think they see a dragon coming toward their tree. It's really just Donald with a power shovel, clearing the way for a freeway, but he decides to play along, fitting a welding ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Dessie Flynn, James MacDonald, Clarence Nash
Up a Tree (1955)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Donald's playing lumberjack, but the targeted tree just happens to be the home of Chip 'n Dale. They give Donald plenty of trouble cutting down the tree, but eventually he succeeds. The ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Dessie Flynn, James MacDonald, Clarence Nash
Family | Comedy | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The spirit of Fate demonstrates how carelessness is responsible for much of Donald Duck's misfortune at home.

Director: Charles A. Nichols
Stars: Bill Thompson, Clarence Nash
Spare the Rod (1954)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Donald's nephews are always playing instead of doing their chores. Donald is going to punish them, but the "voice of child psychology" convinces him to play along instead. This works well ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Pinto Colvig, Clarence Nash, Bill Thompson
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Donald spills some sugar on his sidewalk, and soon the ants are in complete control of his home, stealing the cake he was baking, building a pipeline from his maple syrup to their hill, and... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Pinto Colvig, Clarence Nash
Family | Comedy | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

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 ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Dessie Flynn, James MacDonald, Clarence Nash
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Dessie Flynn ...
Dale (voice)
James MacDonald ...
Chip (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Chip 'n Dale live next door to a zoo and spot the elephant's stash of peanuts. They go after them, but both the elephant and his keeper, Donald, are too clever. Then the boys realize the visitors throw peanuts, so they put on a song-and-dance act. Then they paint themselves white and pose as albino chipmunks. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 November 1953 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alles für die Nuß  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Re-released in 3D with the U.S. 3D version of Meet the Robinsons (2007). See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Chip 'n Dale are great
3 May 2003 | by (The Hague, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Chip 'n Dale try to steal peanuts from an elephant called Dolores. Donald Duck is the zookeeper and tries to stop them. I always like the Donald Duck shorts with Chip 'n Dale. In this short they add something as well. They have a lot of funny moments. A very nice and funny short.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
A welcome surprise! gregjohnson
Discuss Working for Peanuts (1953) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page