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Father's Lion (1952)

George Geef takes his son camping. His son thinks he sees lions everywhere; George can't see them even when they are right next to him. Lucky for George, his son's got his trusty pop-gun.

Director:

Jack Kinney

Writers:

Dick Kinney (story), Milt Schaffer (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Pinto Colvig ... Goofy (voice)
Bobby Driscoll ... Goofy Jr. (voice)
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Storyline

G.G. Geef (Goofy) takes his son on a camping excursion. All along the way, he boasts about all the great "adventures" he's been on. Meanwhile, his son is looking forward to encountering a lion which he does continually, even though Goofy often doesn't notice the lion. He does later that night though when the lion stows away in his sleeping bag and chases him. His son is able to fend off the lion with his pop gun. Finally, Goofy and son take off for a new campsite but Goofy still hasn't learned his lesson about spinning yarns ("Did I ever tell you about the time I was a race driver?"). Written by Matt Yorston <george.y@ns.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Goofys Löwenjagd See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Goofy, Jr.: Daddy?
Goofy: [sleepily] Yeah?
Goofy, Jr.: Do lions sleep in sleeping bags?
Goofy: Oh, yeah, sure, sure, sure... Lion, schmion...
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Edited into Goofy About Health (1989) See more »

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Great Father and Son bonding time.
13 November 2017 | by OllieSuave-007See all my reviews

Goofy takes his son to the forest, and runs into a mountain lion. At first, Goofy was oblivious the lion exists, but nonetheless averts him on several turns. But, when Goofy notices the wild cat, father and son both try to outsmart him.

I really enjoy the sportsmanship, bonding time, and chemistry Goofy and his son had together - thought not all funny, it's a really feel-good cartoon.

Grade A-


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