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The Flying Squirrel (1954)

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Donald is pushing his peanut cart through the park when a flying squirrel drops in. Donald gets him to help tie his sign to a tree by promising a peanut, but when it turns out to be a bad ... See full summary »

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Donald is pushing his peanut cart through the park when a flying squirrel drops in. Donald gets him to help tie his sign to a tree by promising a peanut, but when it turns out to be a bad nut, Donald won't make good, and the battle with the squirrel is on. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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12 November 1954 (USA)  »

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Not the most remarkable cartoon in the world, but very cute
14 March 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I do love Donald Duck, and he was my main reason for watching The Flying Squirrel, as well as my love for Disney and animation. The Flying Squirrel is a little predictable perhaps, but the animation is beautiful, with a lot of colour and vibrancy, and the music is typically energetic as you would expect. The Flying Squirrel manages to be reasonably amusing, like with Donald in the peanut shell, but above all very cute. Donald is great, cantankerous, greedy yet very funny, and the squirrel is one of the most adorable(and clever) little animals I've ever seen in a cartoon. All in all, unremarkable perhaps in the story, but it is worth a look and recommended. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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