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Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas (1999)

Video  -  Animation | Comedy | Family  -  7 December 1999 (USA)
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A Christmas themed, three-part anthology-style video. The first part, "Donald Duck: Stuck on Christmas", is essentially a retelling of Groundhog Day (1993), with Huey, Dewey, and Louie ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Narrator (voice)
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Mickey Mouse (voice)
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Minnie Mouse / Huey / Dewey / Louie (voice)
Tony Anselmo ...
Donald Duck (voice)
Diane Michelle ...
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Chip / Daisy / Aunt Gurtie (voice)
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Goofy / Pluto (voice)
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Dale (voice)
Shaun Fleming ...
Young Max Goof (voice)
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Pete / Postman / Santa / Police / Fire Chief / Dad / Man (voice)
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Mortimer / Firefighter #2 / Store Announcer / Man / Customer / Dad (voice)
Gregg Berger ...
Mr. Anderson / Shopper (voice)
Kylie Dempsey ...
Kid #2 / Little Girl (voice)
Taylor Dempsey ...
Kid #1 / Little Jimmy (voice)
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A Christmas themed, three-part anthology-style video. The first part, "Donald Duck: Stuck on Christmas", is essentially a retelling of Groundhog Day (1993), with Huey, Dewey, and Louie reliving Christmas ad infinitum. Next is "A Very Goofy Christmas", in which Goofy tries to overcome his son's skepticism about Santa Claus. Finally, "Mickey & Minnie's Gift Of The Magi" recreate the classic tale of ironic Christmas selflessness. The stories are linked together by narration by Kelsey Grammer. Written by EJSawyer

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Also Known As:

Aconteceu no Natal do Mickey  »

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Trivia

The scene in the mall during the "A Very Goofy Christmas" segment parodies several "Indiana Jones" escape sequences. See more »

Goofs

In the second story (Goofy and Max's story) Max stays up all night with numerous shots of his alarm clock. The next to last time you see the clock it is 4:39 AM and the very next time you see it the clock reads 3:00 AM. See more »

Quotes

Huey: What a great day.
Louie: We should do it more often.
Dewey: Yeah. Once a week should be enough.
Huey: It'll be another 365 days until we get more Christmas.
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Featured in Heroes of Christmas (2015) See more »

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Silent Night
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Written by Franz Gruber and Joseph Mohr
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Be very careful watching this with kids ages 4-7
25 December 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I bought this title without any word-of-mouth or ideas as to its quality, which is something I normally don't do. Two nights before Christmas, my wife, 4-year-old son and I sat down to watch the first short starring Donald Duck. We all enjoyed the playful humour as well as the message. This segment rates an 8 out of 10.

My issue with this video came in the second segment starring Goofy and Max. Our 4-year-old has been asking a lot of questions regarding the specifics of how Santa can do his seemingly impossible job. This segment, which we watched on Christmas Eve, almost blew the whole Saint Nick thing for us. It took fair amount of fast talking from both my wife and I to reassure our child that Santa was coming that night. If your child is of a certain age where they are questioning Santa and you are not ready to face a tough conversation, do not let them watch this segment! 2 out of 10.

The final segment with Mickey and Minnie was warm and wholesome, although tended to drag for the attention span of little one. 7 out of 10.


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