Self Control (1938)

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Donald hears a radio philosopher advise to laugh and count ten when he gets angry. He tries it successfully, then settles into his hammock for a nap. Between a caterpillar and the hen ... See full summary »

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21 February 2016 | OllieSuave-007
| I would snap too.
This is a colorfully-animated Donald cartoon, where he is out in a hammock resting, or trying to. He listens to a philosopher on the radio preaching self-control by counting one to ten after feeling angry. Donald does this after getting bothered by a caterpillar and a hen, but snaps when a woodpecker paths in his lemonade bowl and pecking on an apple tree, causing the fruit to fall on Donald. I would gave snapped to, as the nasty and annoying woodpecker mercilessly attacked Donald and messed up his sailor's cap. Wished Donald would have taught it a lesson or two. The philosopher on the radio was a little too happy-go-lucky. But, poor Donald got the best made of him in this one. The cartoon wasn't funny either.

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Animation | Comedy | Family | Short

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