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Monkey Melodies (1930)

The monkeys are swinging; their song and dance routine has other jungle creatures joining in. And two monkeys in love chase and kiss. But the hungry crocodiles lie in wait (and dance the soft shoe)...

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Burt Gillett (uncredited)
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The monkeys are swinging; their song and dance routine has other jungle creatures joining in. And two monkeys in love chase and kiss. But the hungry crocodiles lie in wait (and dance the soft shoe)...

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Country:

USA

Language:

None | English

Release Date:

10 August 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Melodia dos Macacos See more »

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Mono (Powers Cinephone)

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1.37 : 1
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Featured in Silly Symphonies Rediscovered (2006) See more »

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Composed by Ethelbert Nevin
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More of the Same
30 November 2018 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

I don't mean to be too critical, but most of these Silly Symphonies use the same stuff time after time. In this one, a pair of monkeys have a day in the jungle. There is the usual romance with lots of kissing and fooling around. But the main feature is their response to a series of predators. They are definitely low on the food chain and must escape time after time. Some of their antics are interesting, but most I've seen done on other cartoons from the same studio.


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