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Hawaiian Holiday (1937)

The gang is on vacation. Goofy has some surfing problems, Donald learns why you don't wear a grass skirt near a fire, Pluto and a starfish have a tiff, followed by an encounter with a hermit crab.

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Ben Sharpsteen (uncredited)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Pinto Colvig ... Goofy / Pluto (voice) (uncredited)
Walt Disney ... Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
Marcellite Garner Marcellite Garner ... Minnie Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
Clarence Nash Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck (voice) (uncredited)
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The gang is on vacation. Goofy has some surfing problems, Donald learns why you don't wear a grass skirt near a fire, Pluto and a starfish have a tiff, followed by an encounter with a hermit crab.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El rey del surf See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Film Daily, Friday, October 15, 1937: Hawaiian Holiday (1937), a Walt Disney Mickey Mouse short, released by RKO Radio Pictures, has won the prize for best short subject offered by the International Film Exhibition in Venice, Italy. This is the fourth consecutive time that a Disney subject has won this award. See more »

Connections

Edited into Walt Disney's 50th Anniversary Show (1973) See more »

Soundtracks

Aloha Oe
(uncredited)
Written by Queen Liliuokalani
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Typical hijinks
30 January 2005 | by CuriosityKilledShawnSee all my reviews

While on vacation in Hawaii Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and Pluto get up to the usual mischief. This short mainly focuses on surfing Goofy (in a ridiculous beach outfit) and his many failed attempts to catch a decent wave break and Pluto who just runs about on the beach getting shells stuck on his head. Donald doesn't do much other than burn his tail feathers in the fire and Mickey just serenades Minnie with his ukulele.

Not that funny (actually a bit boring) but vividly animated, as usual, which keeps your attention from drifting completely. Not the best Disney cartoon by far.


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