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Hector's Hectic Life (1948)

Passed  -  Animation | Short | Comedy  -  19 November 1948 (USA)
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Hector is a dog with an easy life and the run of the house when the lady of the house gives him a warning...one more mess and you're out. Hector would be okay if not for the fact that three... See full summary »

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Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies (voice) (uncredited)
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Hector is a dog with an easy life and the run of the house when the lady of the house gives him a warning...one more mess and you're out. Hector would be okay if not for the fact that three little puppies have been left on their doorstep. Hector has a hectic time keeping them in line and cleaning up their messes without alerting the lady. Written by tomtrekp

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Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: For shame. You've sold to the devil. You have sold by throwing those puppies out into the cold.
Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: Doggone ya! That ain't kissing.
[snatches halo from angel puppy's head]
Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: Ah, don't be a shnook, angel puss.
[angel puppy snatches back his halo]
Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: Come down off the cloud. Why should he lose his happy home for them dopes, see?
Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: No!
[punches devil puppy away]
Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies: Those innocent babies, into the cold you've driven. Go, bring them back, and all will be forgiven.
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Charming Short
30 November 2012 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Hector's Hectic Life (1948)

*** (out of 4)

Charming animated film about Hector, a dog whose owner grows tired of him making messes so right before Christmas she tells him that he must remain good or else she's going to put him out in the cold. Hector swears to be good but his secret puppies can't quite stay out of trouble. HECTOR'S HECTIC LIFE isn't going to go down in animation history of being one of the greatest films out there but I think it's charming enough and features enough action to keep people entertained. The highlight of the film is a scene where the puppies knock over a fish bowl, spilling all of the water and Hector having to rush to the scene and get it cleaned up. Another good sequence deals with Hector throwing the pups out of the house but then getting a visit from his good and bad sides. For the most part the animation is quite nice and at just over 7-minutes the thing certainly moves good enough with no slow moments.


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