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Private Pluto (1943)

Pluto is a guard dog on a military base. He's told there are saboteurs, and is assigned to guard a pill-box (gun emplacement). Before long, the "saboteurs" reveal themselves: Chip and Dale,... See full summary »

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Dessie Flynn ... Dale (voice)
James MacDonald ... Chip (voice)
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Pluto is a guard dog on a military base. He's told there are saboteurs, and is assigned to guard a pill-box (gun emplacement). Before long, the "saboteurs" reveal themselves: Chip and Dale, making their debut, using the cannon-like gun as their own personal nutcracker. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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First appearance of the chipmunk duo later known as Chip and Dale. The sped-up dialogue recorded for this film was reused in many of their later appearances. See more »

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Chip: [spotting Pluto] Hey who's the stupid looking mutt out there?
Dale: I don't know what does he look like?
Chip: He's a big baboon of an ape come take a look
Dale: [Pluto growls through the view of the cannon] Oh he's mad too!
Chip: Yeah looks like he wants to eat us up
Dale: Oh dear what'll we do?
Chip: Come on we'll fix him, let's give him the old one two
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Violent Years (1994) See more »

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Chip and Dale's Debut
26 February 1999 | by See all my reviews

In this short, Pluto is in the army. He's given the job of guarding a cannon, which happens to be the home of two chipmunks. The early scenes of Pluto attempting to march make this worth a look. However, it's not a fantastic debut for Chip and Dale. Jokes with Pluto getting klunked by the cannon get old quick.


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