MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 50,052 this week

DuckTales: Treasure of the Golden Suns (1987)

TV Movie  |   |  Adventure, Animation, Family
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 336 users  
Reviews: 4 user

When Donald Duck's nephews are sent to live with their Uncle Scrooge, they discover a model ship that contains a map to a treasure.

Writers:

(script), (script), 20 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 25 Feb 2011
 
a list of 622 titles
created 10 Sep 2011
 
a list of 157 titles
created 08 Oct 2011
 
a list of 301 titles
created 17 Oct 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 04 Apr 2012
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: DuckTales: Treasure of the Golden Suns (TV Movie 1987)

DuckTales: Treasure of the Golden Suns (TV Movie 1987) on IMDb 8.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of DuckTales: Treasure of the Golden Suns.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Darkwing Duck (1991–1995)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Rainbow Brite must stop an evil princess and her underlings from taking over the planet Spectra.

Directors: Bernard Deyriès, Kimio Yabuki
Stars: Bettina Bush, Pat Fraley, Peter Cullen
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Disney's fun-loving chipmunks are reimagined as the leaders of a team of detectives/crime-fighters, rounding out the team are two mice, Gadget Hackwrench and Monterey Jack and Zipper, a fly.

Stars: Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Scrooge McDuck searches for a magic lamp that holds a genie. But an evil wizard is after it too.

Director: Bob Hathcock
Stars: Alan Young, Christopher Lloyd, Terence McGovern
Animation | Family | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A collection of animated shorts based on the stories and characters by A. A. Milne.

Directors: John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Sebastian Cabot, Junius Matthews, Barbara Luddy
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young adventurer named Milo Thatch joins an intrepid group of explorers to find the mysterious lost continent of Atlantis.

Directors: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise
Stars: Michael J. Fox, Jim Varney, Corey Burton
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

With the help of a smooth talking tomcat, a family of Parisian felines set to inherit a fortune from their owner try to make it back home after a jealous butler kidnaps them and leaves them in the country.

Director: Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Phil Harris, Eva Gabor, Sterling Holloway
A Goofy Movie (1995)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When Max makes an preposterous promise to a girl he has a crush on, his chances to fulfilling it seem hopeless when he is dragged onto a cross-country trip with his embarrassing father, Goofy.

Director: Kevin Lima
Stars: Bill Farmer, Jason Marsden, Jim Cummings
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt.

Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Barbara Luddy, Larry Roberts, Peggy Lee
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After helping a cat, a young girl finds herself involuntarily engaged to a cat prince in a magical world where her only hope of freedom lies with a dapper cat statuette come to life.

Director: Hiroyuki Morita
Stars: Chizuru Ikewaki, Yoshihiko Hakamada, Aki Maeda
Aladdin (1992)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her.

Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker
Stars: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin
DuckTales (1987–1990)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews.

Stars: Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Tony Anselmo ...
Donald Duck (voice)
...
Admiral Grimitz (voice)
...
El Capitán (voice)
Joan Gerber ...
...
...
Launchpad McQuack (voice) (as Terry McGovern)
Patricia Parris ...
Skiddles (voice) (as Patty Parris)
...
...
...
Stan Wojno ...
(voice)
...
Scrooge McDuck (voice)
Edit

Storyline

When Donald Duck joins the Navy, he decides to send his nephews, Hewey, Dewey and Louie, to live with his Uncle Scrooge McDuck. However, while the old billionaire agrees to take them in, he coldly wants them to stay out of his way and business. That changes when the boys discover a model ship that bears a map to a fabulous treasure. That sparks Scrooge's interest as he undertakes a hunt for that treasure and with his nephews, his pilot and newly hired governess and daughter, he discovers not only the treasure, but something more valuable than that. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@rogers.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Flintheart Glomgold is depicted in this movie as a Scot when in the original comic, he was an Afrikaner. This change may have been made because of the rise of international protest against South African apartheid during this time period. See more »

Soundtracks

Duck Tales Theme
Written by Mark Mueller
Performed by Jeffrey Pescetto
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
In the Beginning....
17 July 2013 | by (Outside Hollywood) – See all my reviews

Every good story has a beginning and for Scrooge McDuck, it was when he was left to care for his three nephews; Huey, Dewey and Louie. This three-part television movie was released in 1987 as a pilot episode for the series.

In the story, the three boys find a hidden treasure map of the Golden Suns, a treasure of vast fortune. Also introduced is Launchpad McQuack (also seen in Darkwing Duck), Scrooge's pilot. They head to the Middle East to search for the treasure, but unbeknownst to them, someone else is hot on the trail. It is Flinthart Glomgold, Scrooge's nemesis.

Most people think that "DuckTales: The Movie - Treasure of the Lost Lamp" was the first movie, but in fact, there were several TV movies, later made into episodic form.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
No 'Golden Suns' pilot on DuckTales DVD box set!!!!! nixtyler
Why isn't this amazing movie for sale? DragonGk
Golden Suns included on DuckTales Volume Two!!! nixtyler

Contribute to This Page