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Building a Building (1933)

Mickey Mouse operates a steam shovel; Pegleg Pete is his foreman; Minnie Mouse sells box lunches. Mickey must save the day when Pete makes advances to Minnie.

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David Hand (uncredited)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Pinto Colvig ... Pegleg Pete (voice) (uncredited)
Walt Disney ... Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
Marcellite Garner Marcellite Garner ... Minnie Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Mickey's a shovel operator and laborer at a construction site; Minnie is delivering box lunches; Pete is the foreman. Mickey pays more attention to Minnie than to his work, and keeps having accidents (mostly involving the blueprints Pete is holding). Pete steals Mickey's lunch, so Minnie offers him one on the house. While he's eating, Pete kidnaps Minnie; Mickey fights him, but the tide turns when Minnie dumps a load of hot rivets into Pete's pants. They run, and Pete chases them, causing a great deal of damage to the site. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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All talking... all singing!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 January 1933 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Arranhando o Céu See more »

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Walt Disney Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Kind of reminds me of Donald's The Riveter.
29 March 2018 | by OllieSuave-007See all my reviews

This cartoon kinds of reminds of of a later Disney cartoon, Donald Duck's The Riveter. Mickey tries to save Minnie in this one from Peg Leg Pete at a highrise construction site. Plenty of action, adventures and some slapstick moments. Not a bad earlier Mickey cartoon.

Grade B


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