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Up a Tree (1955)

Approved  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Family  |  23 September 1955 (USA)
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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 »

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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 wily chipmunks, though, manage to get their revenge on the homewrecker. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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23 September 1955 (USA)  »

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Anders And som skovhugger  »

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Dale: [after seeing Donald climb a tree, runs to Chip] Oh, my gosh! It's that duck with a big fanny!
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Two chipmunks, one duck and one tree...
24 March 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I just love Up a Tree. I do like the Donald Duck vs. Chip 'n' Dale cartoons very much, and this is one of my favourites of theirs alongside Working for Peanuts and All in a Nutshell. Donald is as cantankerous yet likable as he ever was, a worthy foil for the cute and antagonistic chipmunks Chip 'n' Dale. I loved also how the tree was almost a character itself, almost like a labyrinth. The animation has a lot of vibrancy and detail, and the music has a lot of energy. The story is a tad routine, but still crisply paced and entertaining, while the gags come by thick and fast and are spot on every time. The ending is especially delightful. All in all, just great. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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