GenreComedy, Short SequelMickeys Medicine Man WriterFontaine Fox LanguageEnglish
DirectorJesse Duffy PrequelMickeys Minstrels Duration CountryUnited States
Release dateMarch 23, 1934 (1934-03-23) CastMickey Rooney, Billy Barty, Jimmy Robinson, Hattie McDaniel, Shirley Jean Rickert Similar moviesHaunted Harbor (1944), Manhunt of Mystery Island, Jesse James Rides Again (1947), Galloping Dynamite (1937), The Spider Returns
Mickey's Rescue is a 1934 talkie short film in Larry Darmour's Mickey McGuire series starring a young Mickey Rooney. Directed by Jesse Duffy, the two-reel short was released to theaters on March 23, 1934 by Post Pictures Corp.
In order to give Billy a proper education, a rich couple decide to adopt Billy. Feeling that something bad might happen to him, Mickey and the Scorpions trail the wealthy couple to a hotel. There, Billy finds out that life as a rich kid isn't so hot. When Mickey and the gang finally find him, Billy has accidentally gone out of window, and is hanging high above the ground. Can Mickey and Hambone save Billy?
Order by credits:
Mickey Rooney - "Mickey McGuire"
Douglas Scott - "Stinkey Davis"
Billy Barty - Billy McGuire ("Mickey's Little Brother")