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Mickey and the Beanstalk (1947)

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A mysterious thief has stolen the prosperous Happy Valley's most prized possession: the musical Singing Harp. Can Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find the answer in the irritable Willie the Giant's magnificent castle up in the blue sky?
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Credited cast:
Walt Disney ... Mickey Mouse (voice)
Clarence Nash Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck (voice)
Pinto Colvig ... Goofy (voice)
Sterling Holloway ... Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Frees ... Ludwig Von Drake (voice)
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Mickey, Donald, and Goofy live in a land where everything is dried up and dead. The only food they have is one loaf of bread, even Donald's plans of killing their cow fail. So Mickey decides to trade in the cow and gets some magic beans. Donald angrily throws the beans into a hole in the floor and during the night, a giant beanstalk sprouts, carrying the house upward. The next morning, Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find themselves in a land with a huge castle. They enter the castle and find enormous foods. What they don't know is that Willie the Giant owns the castle and he does not like what he finds. So he captures Donald and Goofy and locks them in a box with the golden harp he had stolen earlier, which makes Happy Valley, the three friends' home land, dry up. Mickey steals the keys, rescues his friends and the singing harp, and they all escape before Willie catches them. Written by Dylan Self <robocoptng986127@aol.com>

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Trivia

Featured in Fun and Fancy Free (1947) as it was narrated by Edgar Bergen. See more »

Alternate Versions

Edgar Bergen narrates the film in live-action sequences in the version featured in Fun and Fancy Free. There exist two other versions of this short, each with a different narrator: Sterling Holloway in the first version and Paul Frees as Ludwig von Drake in the second. See more »

Connections

Version of Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001) See more »

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The beginning of Mickey.
27 September 2018 | by afonsobritofalvesSee all my reviews

In my opinion, this is the best short that Disney has ever done. A very good short for the whole family, with that humor that only Walt Disneuy could do. Highly recommend.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 1947 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Legend of Happy Valley See more »

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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