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Mickey and the Seal (1948)

Mickey accidentally takes a seal home, after it sneaks into his picnic basket. When Mickey takes a bath, the seal is discovered and Mickey returns him to the park. Later, Mickey and Pluto discover that the bathroom is filled with seals.

Director:

Charles A. Nichols (as Charles Nichols)

Writers:

Nick George (story), Milt Schaffer (story)
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Uncredited cast:
Pinto Colvig ... Pluto (voice) (uncredited)
James MacDonald James MacDonald ... Mickey Mouse (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Mickey visits the zoo, where he makes friends with a baby seal by feeding it a couple of fish from his picnic basket. The seal stows away and goes home with Mickey, where for a while, only Pluto sees it. But it climbs into Mickey's bath, and he eventually figures it out and returns the tot. He tells his elders of the wonders of Mickey's bath and scrub-brush, and Mickey returns home to find a welcoming committee. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Mickey and Pluto get into trouble with a mischievous seal.


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Trivia

This was originally intended as a Donald Duck cartoon. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Seals: [begging from Mickey Mouse] Fish! Fish, fish, fish!
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Connections

Featured in L'ami public numéro un: Pinocchio (1975) See more »

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Very funny seal
2 June 2003 | by rbverhoefSee all my reviews

This is a very funny Mickey Mouse short. Mickey visits the Seal Park and by accident he is taking a little seal home. He discovers that when he is taking a bath, a very funny sequence. Pluto is not so pleased to see a seal with Mickey. A very nice short with a very funny ending.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 December 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mickey y la foca See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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