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Farmyard Symphony (1938)

The farm comes to life, to various classical tunes. The high point is a rooster serenading a chicken, with all the animals joining in. But then comes the sound that's even more welcome to ... See full summary »

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Jack Cutting (uncredited)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Melvin J. Gibby Melvin J. Gibby ... (voice)
Beatrice Hagen Beatrice Hagen ... Farmer (voice)
Dorothy Lloyd Dorothy Lloyd ... Birds (voice)
Lee Millar Lee Millar ... (voice)
Victor Rodman Victor Rodman ... (voice)
Lee Sweetland Lee Sweetland ... (voice)
Max Terhune ... (voice)
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The farm comes to life, to various classical tunes. The high point is a rooster serenading a chicken, with all the animals joining in. But then comes the sound that's even more welcome to the animals: the farmer and his wife with food (the only actual words spoken). Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Concert à la ferme See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Featured in L'ami public numéro un: Le grand concert (1962) See more »

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An Excellent Animal Opera
15 May 2015 | by ja_kitty_71See all my reviews

This is a wonderful cartoon of a farm that comes to life with popular classical tunes and the old Scottish folk song "The Campbells are Coming" for the scene with the marching geese. I love the baby animal in the cartoon, they are so cute! I love it when the little colt and calf sniff each other from both sides of the fence - animals do that to get to know each other. I also love the part where the rooster tries to woo a pretty hen and ends up chasing her; I love the "Hiya Toots".

So overall, this cartoon is an excellent animal opera with the vocal talents of Florence Gill, Clarence "Ducky" Nash and Billy Bletcher as the old bull.


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