Based on the book "Walt Before Mickey" covers the early years of Walt Disney's career.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for period smoking throughout, mild thematic elements and language
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Did You Know?
The drawing Rudy submits as a sample of his work is a rendition of the character Spot Conlon from Disney's movie Newsies, as drawn by a member of the prop master's family. See more
At the Disney Brother's Studio, animator Hugh Harman says: ¡Ándale! ¡Ándale! ¡Arriba! ¡Arriba! (which would become Speedy Gonzales' signature expression), hinting that he had originated the phrase and would later use it for the character of Speedy when Harman left Disney to work for Warner Bros. However, the originator of the expression was voice actor Mel Blanc. See more
Let me tell you something about life... always finish what you start and anything worth doing, is worth doing well.
In the opening credits, we are told that the story is "based on the book by Timothy Susanin, forward by Diane Disney Miller." It's supposed to be "foreword," not "forward." This error is one of the most common in English and does not speak highly of the technical team's literacy level. See more
Just A Wish
Written By Jeremy Rubolino, Andrew Capra, and Rob Graves
Performed by Julie Zorrilla See more