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Donald's Garden (1942)

Donald has to work hard to save his garden and price-winning melons from a hungry Gopher.

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Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck (voice)
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Donald has to work hard to save his garden and price-winning melons from a hungry Gopher.

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12 June 1942 (USA)  »

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I've seen better from Donald, but this cartoon was cute
3 April 2012 | by See all my reviews

I love Disney and the character of Donald Duck. Donald's Garden is a pleasant cartoon, if one that doesn't hold that many surprises. However, the story is very cute and moves briskly with enough amusing moments to satisfy. Donald is wonderfully temperamental, a personality that contrasts well with the adorable gopher. The animation is beautiful with a lot of vibrancy in the colours and fluidity in the background art. The music is bouncy and energetic as is always the case with the Disney(and Looney Tunes as well as a matter of fact) cartoons, and Clarence Nash voices Donald as ever impeccably.

Overall, cute and amusing if unexceptional. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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