Mickey's 60th Birthday
- TV Movie
On Mickey Mouse's 60th birthday, Mickey goes on a quest to find the magic within himself.On Mickey Mouse's 60th birthday, Mickey goes on a quest to find the magic within himself.On Mickey Mouse's 60th birthday, Mickey goes on a quest to find the magic within himself.
Meanwhile, the world goes into overdrive at the loss of Mickey, as media services go into all-out panic mode looking all over, doing commentaries on him from friends, and more. And as one reporter chimes, "The stock market continues to go down, Michael Eisner's blood pressure continues to go up."
The 60th Birthday special for Mickey aired in the fall of 1988, after the summer when 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' started the renaissance of animation the world over. It was a big kick for me to see Roger on screen, let alone interacting with his voice actor, Charles Fleischer, as a stagehand for the party.
A glaring thing I have often wondered, was exactly who the wizard who claims the sorcerer's hat is. He's never given a name, and all inquiries into who he is have met with roadblocks. One has to wonder why Yen Sid was not resurrected, as he could definitely stare down Mickey with those accusing eyes of his.
- Apr 14, 2005