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The Little Mole

The Little Mole

The Little Mole (1941) Theatrical Cartoon The Little Mole

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  • Theatrical Film
  • Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cartoon Characters: Mole, Mamma Mole, Professor Primrose Skunk.
  • Originally Released in 1941.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A morality play about a little mole. He's given a chance to see by a con man named Professor Primrose Skunk, using pop bottle bottoms for lenses. The mole forgets his mother's admonition to stay close to home, and he explores the new world that he can now see. But when he breaks his glasses, he must find his way back home blind and alone.

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It's beautiful story. I actually cried. Never saw as I child but at 24 I see and I understand it. I wouldn't say he was conned he just the world for what it truly is a beautiful but scary place. Always mind your mother's words. You don't...  (read more)

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This cartoon was always my favorite as a child, but it was aired rarely. The story of a little mole who is warned by his mother about staying close to home. By his home is a dump that he thinks is a fairy palace because of his poor eyesight. He leaves home,...  (read more)

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I first saw this movie when i was about 6 years old. and it always stayed in my memories. I thought it was so thought provoking that when the little nearly blind mole thinks of a garbage dump as a beautiful castle until he puts on some glasses and sees it...  (read more)

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