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The Three Caballeros

1944

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  • Ultimately the film turns into an exploding, aggressive, imperialist fantasy worthy of Busby Berkeley in which the South American continent, especially Brazil... and Mexico, becomes Donald Duck’s harem or (more implicitly) brothel, including a long stretch of Acapulco Beach populated exclusively by female bathing beauties. Formally, this is one of Disney’s most experimental efforts, comparable in some respects to the Dance of the Pink Elephants in Dumbo.