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Saludos Amigos DVD Cover
Saludos Amigos (aka: Hello Friends)

-- Synopsis: Walt Disney goes South American in this musical Technicolor feature. New characters such as " Pedro the Airplane" and a parrot named " Jose 'Joe' Carioca." The Disney staff tours South America and draws their experiances as they travel in four sections:
1) " Lake Titicaca" Donald Duck has some troubles with a stubborn llama;
2) " Pedro" A little mail plane's adventures flying over the treacherous Andes;
3) " El Gaucho Goofy" transplants an American cowboy into the Argentine pampas;
4) " Aquarela do Brasil," Jose " Joe" Carioca shows Donald the sights and sounds of Rio de Janiero. Joe Carioca went on with other Disney films including the better planned sequel the Three Caballeros.

* Features Joe Carioca aka " the Brazilian Jitterbird" and others in some animated musical song and dance fun. Good Clean fun for the entire family. Nominated for 3 Oscars.


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More Film Information below
1943Disney Animation Norman Ferguson
Runtime:Country Made:Language:Color:
43 minutes USA English Technicolor
Genre:Featured Dancer Featured DanceDance Rating
Musical / Comedy
Joe Carioca n/a Good / Fun
Known DancersChoreographersActors / Actresses
Donald Duck NONEClarence Nash (Donald Duck voice)
'El Gaucho' Goofy Frank Graham (Narrator voice)
Jose 'Joe' Carioca  Frank Thomas (Artist) 
  Fred Shields (Narrator voice)  
  JoséOliviera (Jose Carioca voice) 
  Lee Blair (Himself)
  Mary Blair (Herself)
  Norman Ferguson (Himself)
   Pinto Colvig (Goofy voice)
   Walt Disney (Himself)

Dances performed in this film    Special Dance Interest
Jitterbug n/a n/a Animated dancing
Some Music Titles in Film Bands / Musicians / Singers Posters / Lobby Cards
Brazil Dinning Sisters n/a
Saludos Amigos      

Stage versions of the film

Cast Recording(s) / Soundtracks Similar Films Sheet Music Covers
n/a n/a American Pop n/a
    Mr. Bug Goes to Town  
    The Three Caballeros (1945)  

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Date Published


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November 14, 2005

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