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Release Date:
21 December 2007 (USA) See more »
Goofy tries to set up his new home theater in time for the big game, with disastrous results. | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Corey Burton ... Narrator (voice)

Bill Farmer ... Goofy (voice)

Directed by
Kevin Deters 
Stevie Wermers  (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton)
Writing credits
Kevin Deters (story) &
Wilbert Plijnaar (story) &
Stevie Wermers (story) (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton) &
Dan Abraham (story)

Josie Trinidad (additional story) &
Burny Mattinson (additional story)

Produced by
Tamara Boutcher .... producer
John Lasseter .... executive producer
Chuck Williams .... executive producer
Original Music by
Michael Giacchino 
Film Editing by
Jeff Draheim 
Casting by
Curtis A. Koller 
Art Direction by
Ian Gooding 
Production Management
Jenni Magee-Cook .... production manager
Michele Mazzano .... production department manager
Maria R. Morgan .... production department manager
Virginia Perry Smith .... production department manager
Art Department
James Aaron Finch .... visual development artist (as James Finch)
Mac George .... visual development artist
Gregory C. Miller .... visual development artist (as Greg Miller)
Marlon West .... artistic coordinator
Pam Darley .... artistic coordinator (uncredited)
Wilbert Plijnaar .... concept artist (uncredited)
Sound Department
David E. Fluhr .... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Gabriel Guy .... sound mix technician (uncredited)
Myron Nettinga .... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Robert L. Sephton .... sound designer (uncredited)
Robert L. Sephton .... supervising sound editor (uncredited)
Visual Effects by
Peter DeMund .... effects animator (as Peter De Mund)
James DeValera Mansfield .... effects animator (as James De V. Mansfield)
Ted Kierscey .... effects animator
Dan Lund .... effects animator (as Daniel Lund)
Van Shirvanian .... effects animator
Marlon West .... effects supervisor
Tony West .... effects animator (uncredited)
Animation Department
Dale Baer .... animator
Kathleen M. Bailey .... clean-up artist
Rachel R. Bibb .... clean-up artist (as Rachel Bibb)
Dan Cooper .... background supervisor
Rudy Cortes .... ink and paint artist
Eric Daniels .... clean-up artist
Andreas Deja .... animator: Goofy
Eric Goldberg .... animator
Barbara Lynn Hamane .... ink and paint artist (as Barbara Hamane)
Randy Haycock .... animator
Mark Henn .... animator
Iva S. Itchevska .... ink and paint artist (as Iva Itchevska-Brain)
Brian Kesinger .... layout artist
Joan Kim .... ink and paint artist (as Joan Kim Anastas)
Jody Kooistra .... clean-up artist
Ginka Kostova .... ink and paint artist
Frances Kumashiro .... ink and paint artist
Alex Kupershmidt .... animator
Sai Ping Lok .... background artist
Heidi Lin Mahoney .... ink and paint artist (as Heidi Mahoney)
Kelly McGraw .... background artist
Lieve Miessen .... clean-up artist
Rick Moore .... layout artist
Yuko Okumura .... ink and paint artist
Jean-Christophe Poulain .... layout artist (as Jean Christophe Poulain)
Dan Read .... background artist
Olun Riley .... ink and paint artist
Trevor Tamboline .... clean-up artist
Dan Tanaka .... clean-up artist
Josie Trinidad .... story artist
Doug Walker .... layout artist
David Womersley .... layout supervisor
Haroldo Guimarães .... clean-up supervisor: HGN - Brazil (uncredited)
Hans Perk .... animation services: A. Film A/S (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Catherine Apple .... assistant editor
Robert Bagley .... post-production coordinator
Brent W. Hall .... post-production coordinator
Darrian M. James .... assistant editor
Brian Millman .... post-production coordinator
Hermann H. Schmidt .... assistant editor (as Hermann Schmidt)
Bruce Tauscher .... digital color timer
Music Department
Paul Apelgren .... assistant music editor (uncredited)
Stephen M. Davis .... music editor (uncredited)
Other crew
David M. Adler .... technology supporter (as David Adler)
Janet Blazon .... assistant to producers
Peter Chun .... technology supporter (as Peter Lee Chun)
Peter Denomme .... Producer Yowza Animation
Lori Hammond .... the academy
Susan Jones .... production assistant
Richard N. Kanno .... technology supporter
Kimberly W. Keech .... technology supporter
Tim Kwan .... production assistant
Todd LaPlante .... technology supporter
Michael A. McFerren .... production assistant (as Michael McFerren)
Mary Meacham .... title designer (as Mary Hogg)
Tia Mell .... marketing
Bardo S. Ramirez .... production finance lead
Tara Handy Turner .... technology supporter
Greg Brandeau .... special thanks
Ed Catmull .... special thanks
Don Hahn .... special thanks
Darin Hollings .... special thanks
Ann Le Cam .... special thanks
Tom MacDougall .... special thanks
Maggie Malone .... special thanks
Dorothy McKim .... special thanks
Andrew Millstein .... special thanks
Ali Rowghani .... special thanks
Walt Sturrock .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Goofy: How to Hook Up Your Home Theatre" - Canada (English title)
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6 min | 7 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Canada:G (all jurisdictions) | USA:G

Did You Know?

The model number on the TV box is M1C-K3Y M0-U5E, Goofy wears a Mickey watch, and there is a picture of Walt Disney on his bookshelf. Also on the shelf is a picture of John Lasseter, autographed to Goofy.See more »
Narrator:Selecting the proper television is of utmost importance, and there are many models from which to choose.
[Goofy stops in front of a large television to his left; his cart rolls slowly to a stop against something just off-screen]
Narrator:Ahem... A conservatively-sized unit is the most prudent selection.
[Goofy looks to the right, and sees an even larger television, many times taller than the stack of items in his cart]
Goofy:[to the giant TV] I... love you.
[Goofy hugs against the gigantic television screen]
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8 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Priceless!, 6 January 2008
Author: steve-bailey-1 from Jacksonville Beach, FL

What a treat to go to "National Treasure 2" (itself an escapist ecstasy) and find this brand-spanking-new Disney short preceding it. A beautifully done addition to the countless "How to" Disney cartoons in which The Goof starred in his heyday, it shows that a quarter-century after their creation, the Disney cartoon characters still have lifeblood (and adrenaline) in them.

An absolute hoot, the cartoon depicts Goofy jonesing for a full-screen TV to watch football games, and thus entering a Best Buy-like, all-encompassing electronics store. From there, the laughs only come more quickly.

I hope this inspires The Disney Co. to reprise a regular series of cartoon shorts, as the Warner Bros. group briefly did in the 1990's with a too-short but delightful series of Bugs Bunny and Road Runner cartoons. If you make 'em, we'll still watch 'em!!

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