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In 1924, Hamilton was Walt Disney's first hire. He worked on the Alice Comedies, but left the company in 1926 with High Harman and Rudolf Ising to help found the Warner Bros. animation department. Hamilton then left WB in 1930, and then animated for the Harman-Ising Studio until 1939.
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Total trailers found: 73
05 September 1927
Oswald the Lucky Rabbit runs a trolley, but finds the job is more trouble than its worth in his debut
22 August 1936
Toby Tortoise is back, and this time he and Max Hare box instead of racing.
09 December 1938
A salt water version of "Water Babies" (1935); adorable redheaded 'merbabies' materialize out of the crashing surf and proceed to the sea floor where they conduct a circus along with a variety of sea creatures.
01 August 1931
Bosko the woodsman spurns cutting down trees and plays music instead. The trees and animals dance and make their own music.
15 December 1924
The rats are out of control in Hamlin; they've taken over the kitchen, but when they take over the King's bedroom, that's the last straw.
05 August 1928
Oswald gets a visit from the stork ... again and again and again. He has to resort to a variety of strategies to stop the continual flow of babies.
19 April 1930
The film opens with Bosko taking a bath while whistling "Singin' in the Bathtub". A series of gags allows him to play the shower spray like a harp, pull up his pants by tugging his hair, and give the limelight to the bathtub itself which stands on its hind feet to perform a dance.
24 September 1933
Utensils and food dance, sing, and play in the kitchen, until a lump of dough turns into a monster and they all unite to stop it.
11 July 1925
Alice, Julius, and one other character are in a combined auto/horse race. Julius gets off to a bad start when his car takes off, without him, in the wrong direction; it takes him a while to get it straightened out.
03 October 1927
Oswald wakes up grumpy and takes it out on his alarm clock, afterward trying his best to wake up the mechanical cow sleeping in the bed beside him, with limited success.
24 June 1928
Oswald is with his mates in a fox hunt, but he finds his horse is stubborn and won't let him ride at first.
16 April 1932
At a nightclub, the crowd demands Goopy Geer, and the lanky dog doesn't disappoint them. He gives a zany performance on the piano, but the employees and the customers are just as wacky.
30 April 1932
Bosko, carrying his hobo stick, travels along the railroad tracks with his dog, Bruno. Unfortunately, they're both on the tracks as they cross a bridge and realize that a train is coming perilously near.
07 January 1933
Christmas Eve. A poor orphan boy trudges through the snow, pathetically. He finally arrives at his miserable cabin.
19 September 1931
Bosko is shipwrecked on an island where he is chased by a lion and pursued by simian cannibals.
16 September 1927
Oswald's sweetheart is stolen by a schoolyard bully, so he has to fight him during recess to win her back.
01 January 1926
When the local hotel is found to be on fire, the firemen (all of them Julius the cat lookalikes), led by Fire Chief Alice, are called in.
16 October 1927
Oswald's country is at war, like many other volunters he joins the army and finds himself soon in the trenches.
01 January 1929
Original short that introduced Bosko, never released. Producer-directors Hugh Harman and Rudolf Ising showed it to various studio executives as a pilot for the Bosko character.
02 March 1931
Bosko runs a hot dog stand at an amusement park; but he sneaks away to the racetrack to ride his mechanical horse.
01 June 1931
Bosko and Honey yodel happily in the Alps until a series of disasters end with Honey rushing downriver on an ice floe.
19 October 1935
W.C.Fields enters the Warmer Bros. Studio. Beans tries to drive in, but the guard throws him and his car against a tree.
29 April 1928
Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, goes in pursuit of Peg-Leg Pete.
31 January 1932
On a tropical island, a native boy sings "Pagan Moon" to his sweetheart. Later, he plays music underwater with an octopus-pianist and other jazz-loving sea life.
01 September 1931
In this first Merrie Melodie short, things are hopping at a certain Mexican café. And then Foxy walks in and the customers go really wild.
05 March 1928
Oswald would like to see Mlle. Zulu the Shimmy Queen but he's short on cash. Seeing the more stately gentlemen being admitted without tickets, he tries to fool the bouncer into thinking he's important by puffing up his chest and striding in.
29 November 1926
Putrid Pete becomes infatuated with Alice's guitar playing, so he kidnaps her and imprisons her in his castle.
06 August 1932
A circus parade, to the title tune. Next, a series of sideshow acts: the wild boy, the rubber man, siamese twin pigs, a tattooed man, a hula-dancing hippo, an Indian snake (or goat) charmer.
14 November 1927
Oswald the Rabbit enters an airplane race with a makeshift aircraft and ends up riding a dachshund lifted into the air by balloons.
10 December 1932
An old man is reading a book by the fire. The clock strikes 8, and he heads off to bed. From his book, Alice in Wonderland, out crawls Alice, who turns the radio to the title tune.
17 October 1931
Bosko is a doughboy in the Great War.
17 April 1932
Honey is a music teacher; her pupil is a kitten who hates playing the violin. No matter what she does to correct him, the kitten plays horribly.
07 December 1930
Bosko and his porcine friend are hobos in a runaway boxcar.
06 February 1928
A pastoral outing as Oswald and his friends take in the delights on a swimming hole.
08 July 1928
An Oswald the Lucky Rabbit short, Walt Disney's earlier character, before going on to create Mickey Mouse.
14 November 1931
Bosko is a soda jerk, who gives poor service to a mouse and to his former schoolteacher. Later, he must contend with Honey's bratty kitten pupil.
12 December 1931
Bosko joins a wacky fox hunt. But if the hunt worries anyone, it isn't the fox.
15 November 1924
Alice and Julius go on a safari in Africa to hunt wild game, but they get very different results.
26 December 1931
The old toymaker goes to sleep, and his toys immediately come to life and sing "Red-Headed Baby." A red-haired baby doll begins the song.
31 October 1927
Oswald takes a job as a lifeguard to keep an eye on Miss Rabbit, who in turn stages a boating accident hoping Oswald will come to save her.
23 July 1932
A Bosko cartoon....
12 June 1927
Julius and Pete have a contest to swim across the English Channel, with Alice as the referee.
14 October 1925
Julius is a lifeguard at the beach, where he meets and falls in love with a beautiful female cat. Alice decides to help out by driving the car when the two decide to elope.
02 November 1933
Brownie the Bear as a young, dapper Gaucho and his adventures as a South American cowboy.
25 June 1932
A Bosko cartoon....
07 February 1927
Alice and Julius visit a carnival where they ride the rides and take in the sideshow.
15 October 1932
An expectant father rooster fetches doctor stork, who comes out with a basket full of white chicks and one little black one, who gets crowded out of the food.
07 March 1927
Alice gets a job teaching football at a local college, where the star quarterback is none other than Julius.
23 January 1928
Oswald takes Miss Rabbit out for a ride in his jalopy and soon finds himself in a race with a chasing police car.
26 June 1927
Julius and Alice go prospecting for gold in the Klondike and strike it rich. However, they have to protect their claim against Pete, who wants to take it for himself.
09 January 1928
A lost animated short centered on Oswald the Lucky Rabbit's disadventures in the Moroccan desert. Some drawings survived and were put together in an animated clip.
05 September 1926
Alice and Julius go fishing where Alice charms the fish ashore with a tune from her flute.
12 November 1932
A mannequin in the city dump improvises a piano from the junk to play and sing the title song The various animals and pieces of junk all join in.
04 March 1933
Warner Bros. animated short featuring the song 'Let's Put Out the Lights (and Go to Sleep)'
01 May 1927
Pete, dressed in a suit of armor, steals away the female that Julius is after. So Julius devises his own suit of armor, made mostly out of junk, to win her back.
19 November 1932
A Bosko cartoon....
24 January 1927
Julius discovers that Alice has been captured by Pete and held prisoner on his pirate ship. He sets out to rescue Alice.
03 April 1927
Alice, Julius and Peter enter a road race. Pete, of course, tries to cheat by pulling such stunts as switching road signs, but Julius is on to Pete's tricks.
19 March 1932
An American Indian boy and girl sing and dance in the forest along with the animals. Trouble begins when a fire threatens baby birds in their nest.
10 January 1927
Alice, Julius and Pete compete in a golf tournament.