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Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas (1999)

Not Rated | | Animation, Comedy, Family | Video 9 November 1999
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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Narrator (voice)
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Mickey Mouse (voice)
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Minnie Mouse / Huey / Dewey / Louie (voice)
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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)
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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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9 November 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aconteceu no Natal do Mickey  »

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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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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: Looks like the end of the line!
Louie: Until tomorrow. When it happens all over again.
Huey: Y-You're right. Y-Yesterday's today, and today is tomorrow, and it's gonna be the same thing,
[snaps]
Huey: day in and day out, and day in and day out...
Dewey: Hey! What's wrong?
Louie: Get a grip!
Huey: I'm sorry, fellas.
Louie: That's okay. We know how you feel.
Dewey: If I see the same toys again, I'll go out of my mind!
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Connections

Spoofed in Family Guy: Turkey Guys (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Jingle Bells
(uncredited)
Written by James Pierpont
jazzy version
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Good for the Holidays!!!
4 December 2004 | by (Outside Hollywood) – See all my reviews

To those of you that have read some of the comments about this film. I regret to say that Disney has nothing to do with "DAFFY DUCK". That is in fact a Warner Bros. character and not afiliated with any of the stories on this film. Other than that mistake by another commenter, the movie does feature Donald Duck, with his nephews, and even uncle Scrooge. The very first story seen is the best one in my opinion, where Christmas Day is repeated everyday, until it is correct. And this segment also reminds me of another movie, Bill Murray's "Groundhog Day". The part with Goofy and Max is not one of my favorites, because it turns Max into a younger version of himself, unlike what we saw on "Goof Troop", where he was a little bit older. "Gift of the Magi" segment is very heartwarming, and you will have to watch the video to find out why. Overall, i would have to give this movie a 7 of 10 rating, for family appeal.


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