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Chip and Dale are starving in their tree home when they notice a plentiful supply of acorns on an island in a lake. To get to the island, they borrow a miniature model ship of Donald's to ... See full summary »

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Jack Kinney

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

Uncredited cast:
Dessie Flynn Dessie Flynn ... Dale (voice) (uncredited)
James MacDonald James MacDonald ... Chip (voice) (uncredited)
Clarence Nash Clarence Nash ... Donald Duck (voice) (uncredited)
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Chip and Dale are starving in their tree home when they notice a plentiful supply of acorns on an island in a lake. To get to the island, they borrow a miniature model ship of Donald's to sail on. The irate Donald, however, doesn't appreciate them stealing his ship and makes several attempts to get it back and thwart their scheme to get to their acorn paradise. Chip and Dale are, of course, always one step ahead of Donald. Written by Matt Yorston <george.y@ns.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 1956 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chip og Chap som sørøvere See more »

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This was the second to last Disney cartoon to be distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. See more »

Goofs

When Donald is holding Chip and Dale's ship, he smokes a cigar and blows smoke at Chip and Dale, making them cough. However, in the long shot when they cough, we can clearly see that they are not moving. See more »

Quotes

Donald Duck: [seeing Chip and Dale carry his model ship to sail to get acorns, not yet aware they're stealing it] Well!
[chuckles briefly]
Donald Duck: Nice day for a sail!
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Connections

Edited into Donald and His Duckling Gang (1977) See more »

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One of the rare shorts with Donald versus Chip an' Dale that worked for me
25 April 2002 | by llltdesqSee all my reviews

Normally, Donald and Chip an' Dale in a short together is like nails across a chalkboard for me. They just don't mesh well as far as I'm concerned. But this one works for me. It's funny and a plausible conflict between them exists here for a change. Entertaining and engaging. Well worth watching, this runs on The Ink and Paint Club periodically. Recommended.


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