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Out on a Limb (1950)

Donald's doing a little tree surgery when he spots Chip 'n' Dale gathering nuts. He saws off the branch outside their hole and paints it with tar, which Dale gets stuck in. Then Donald has ... See full summary »

Director:

Jack Hannah

Writers:

Bill Berg (story), Nick George (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Dessie Flynn Dessie Flynn ... Dale (voice)
James MacDonald James MacDonald ... Chip (voice)
Clarence Nash Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck (voice)
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Donald's doing a little tree surgery when he spots Chip 'n' Dale gathering nuts. He saws off the branch outside their hole and paints it with tar, which Dale gets stuck in. Then Donald has a little fun with the long-handled pruning shears. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 1950 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chip og Chap og Grenhakkeren See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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References Crazy Over Daisy (1950) See more »

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Going out on a limb with Donald and Chip 'n' Dale...
1 March 2012 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

I have always loved Donald Duck, and have enjoyed his collaborations with the cute but antagonistic chipmunks Chip 'n' Dale. Out On a Limb is very enjoyable. Like a lot of their cartoons, the story is routine but it is brisk with never a dull moment and there are even moments again like in their other cartoons where tension does escalate. The animation is wonderful with not a scrappy background or flat colour in sight plus all three characters are drawn to perfection, and the music is typically energetic. Out On a Limb features some fun sight gags especially Chip 'n' Dale trying to unglue one another. I also loved some little things like Dale testing his clippers and looking satisfied with them. All in all, a cartoon that is lots of fun. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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