• 1937
  • 9 min

LONESOME GHOSTS is a 1937 comedy short film produced by Walt Disney Productions. The film features Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, and Goofy as ghost hunters who are hired by a group of ghosts to solve their problem of loneliness. The film begins with the three friends sitting in their office, waiting for a customer to arrive. Suddenly, a phone call comes in, and the trio eagerly answer it, expecting a job. However, the caller turns out to be a group of ghosts who are looking for some fun and decide to play a prank on Mickey, Donald, and Goofy. They convince the trio to come to an old haunted house, where they claim a real ghost is causing mayhem.

As the three friends arrive at the spooky house, they quickly discover that the ghosts are friendly and are looking for some company. The ghosts reveal that they are feeling lonely and bored, with no one to scare or play with. The ghostly trio then invites Mickey, Donald, and Goofy to play along and have some fun. The three friends accept the invitation but do not realize what they have gotten themselves into.

The ghosts lead them on a series of adventures filled with humorous pranks and gags. The trio finds themselves being chased around the house by the ghosts, falling for a series of traps, and getting caught in some funny situations. The ghosts' ultimate goal is to get Mickey, Donald, and Goofy scared out of their wits, but they do not succeed. Instead, the three hunters end up having a blast with the ghosts.

Despite the hilarious antics of the ghosts, Mickey, Donald, and Goofy soon realize that their new friends are genuinely lonely and miss scaring people. The trio decides to help out their newfound ghostly friends and sets out a plan to scare some people. They create a fake advertisement that promises to hunt ghosts and place it in the local newspaper. Soon enough, people start showing up at the house, and the ghosts get their chance to scare them.

As the night goes on, the ghosts have a fantastic time scaring the visitors, and Mickey, Donald, and Goofy watch on as the chaos ensues. Eventually, the trio mistakenly falls into one of their traps and ends up getting scared out of their wits. The ghosts are thrilled that they finally managed to scare their friends, and the group all share a good laugh together.

The movie ends with Mickey, Donald, and Goofy bidding farewell to their ghostly friends and heading back to their office. The trio reflects on their adventurous night and decides that even if they are ghost hunters, they do not always have to be scared of the ghosts they meet. Instead, they can have fun and enjoy their time together.

In conclusion, LONESOME GHOSTS is a classic Disney short film that is filled with humor, adventure, and heart. The film showcases the bond of friendship that can be found in unexpected places and with unusual companions. The hilarious pranks and gags will keep you entertained, while the underlying message about accepting others will warm your heart. If you are looking for a family-friendly film that everyone can enjoy, LONESOME GHOSTS is an excellent choice.

LONESOME GHOSTS is a 1937 animated movie with a runtime of 9 minutes.

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