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  • Goofy Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Distributed by: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
  • Cartoon Characters: Goofy, Farm Animals.
  • Voice Actors: George Johnson, John McLeish.
  • Directed By Jack Kinney.
  • Produced By Walt Disney.
  • Animated By George De Beeson, Frank Onaitis, Wolfgang Reitherman, Art Babbitt.
  • Music: Charles Wolcott.
  • Originally Released on November 22, 1940.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:59 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Goofy learns to fly with his own homemade glider, but he has to try any number of ways to gain enough speed to get it off the ground, making the usual "Goofy" mistakes along the way. He finally gets his glider off the ground, but makes it...  (more)

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The first of the Goofy's 'how to' short cartoons and Goofy's first cartoon with theme music.

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First, some clarification, this was not the first How To style Goofy, that was "How to Ride a Horse" which first appeared in the feature "The Reluctant Dragon." Second, I hardly think the shorts are "mocking education," the...  (read more)

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This short starts the Goofy most people think of when they think of "Disney solo shorts." A serious narrator informs the viewer of bland, boring ski methods and ideas, while Goofy delivers these methods and ideas in a satirical manner. Let's...  (read more)

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This short is laden with drug, I'm not imagining things, and no, I'm not a stoner. Keep your eyes peeled for shrooms on the landscape, beyond-trippy visuals, and the dead giveaway: a flashing sign that reads "YOU NEED...  (read more)

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