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The Shaggy Dog (1959) Poster

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The first live-action feature comedy produced by Walt Disney.
Gregory Peck was the second choice for the role of Wilson Daniels.
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As a kind of product placement for Walt Disney's associate publisher Dell, a character is seen reading a comic book of Uncle Scrooge 18. This issue, cover-dated June 1957, features the Carl Barks-written adventure "Land of the Pygmy Indians."
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Film debut of Annette Funicello.
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The words Wilby Daniels recited from the ring to transform himself were "in canis corpore transmuto."
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The first of six films Fred MacMurray starred in for Walt Disney.
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The only feature film Tommy Kirk and Tim Considine appeared in together, although they did co-star as the Hardy Boys in a 1956 television series.
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Although she gets billing above Tim Considine and Roberta Shore, Annette Funicello has a much smaller role than they do.
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Starting with this film and five more films for Disney along with a TV series in 1960, Fred MacMurray was widely regarded as the highest paid actor in Hollywood.
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Fred MacMurray is supposedly a mailman, but we never see him in uniform or at work.
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Wilby transforms into Chiffon the Shaggy Dog three times over the course of the film.
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