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Fact #49

Disney made a war propaganda film set in Nazi land, where clouds are shaped like swastikas and houses look like Hitler.

The film stars Donald Duck, who undergoes a series of Nazi-esque tasks, and a series of hallucinations.

It won the 1943 Academy Award for Best Short Film and remains the only film starring Donald Duck to do so.

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Fact #26

Alan Menken wrote music for 11 Disney Movies.

 

The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and Pocahontas each won him 2 Academy Awards.