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Donald and his nephews are the staff of a fire station. Huey, Dewey, and Louie, annoyed by Donald's snoring, ring the fire alarm. Soon, his bumbling sets the fire station itself on fire. ... See full summary »

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Uncredited cast:
Clarence Nash Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck / Huey / Dewey / Louie (voice) (uncredited)
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Donald and his nephews are the staff of a fire station. Huey, Dewey, and Louie, annoyed by Donald's snoring, ring the fire alarm. Soon, his bumbling sets the fire station itself on fire. They race off at the alarm, not realizing they are already at the destination, and the firefighting efforts go downhill from there. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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English

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13 December 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Anders And som brandmand See more »

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Mono (RCA Sound System)

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Color (Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Donald Duck: Quack! Help! Turn it off! Save me!
[after Donald's fire house burns to the ground, the hose catches fire, Donald Duck runs from the fire chasing him that burns the hose and burns Donald's tail feathers causing him to jump, then it burns up Donald's fire truck to ashes and Donald's fire hat catches fire]
Huey, Dewey, and Louie: We'll save you uncle Donald!
[Donald's three nephews run up and squirts water at Donald Duck, but his hat burns up and becomes wire frames that spring out and turn into hair on Donald's head]
Donald Duck: You ...
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Edited into Totally Minnie (1988) See more »

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Donald sums up his bad luck.
25 June 2016 | by OllieSuave-007See all my reviews

This is a hilarious Donald Duck cartoon where he and his nephews try to put out a fire that was started in their very own fire station. After stumbles and late starts and slow reactions, they've finally doused the station with water. But, when the hose is broken, Donald inadvertently douses the station with gasoline, with obvious results.

It's funny from start to finish, with classic Donald and Huey, Duey and Louie expressions and characteristics and colorful graphics. Donald basically sums up all his misadventures at the end - "You can't win, you just can't win."

Grade A


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