Dumbo

Trivia: When Dumbo receives a bath from his mother, the soap bubbles form a "Hidden Mickey."

Trivia: When Timothy Mouse falls into a bucket of champagne, he emerges drunk and hiccups pink bubbles, which form a "Hidden Mickey."

Trivia: The sequence with the multi-coloured elephants was based on an unused plan from Fantasia.

Trivia: This was the first Disney film to be released on video cassette.

Trivia: Timothy Q. Mouse's name is never spoken in the film. The only time his name is mentioned is in a newspaper photograph signing Dumbo's contract towards the end.

Trivia: Dumbo is the only character in this film who does not speak.

Trivia: Mrs Jumbo only ever speaks once in the whole film, when she says Dumbo's original name.

Continuity mistake: At the end of "When I See an Elephant Fly," the crows laugh and tumble to the ground. In the two shots of them laughing on the ground, you can see a crow dressed in red and pink with a cigar in his mouth on the left side of the screen. This crow plus the four other crows in the shot PLUS the leader of the crows equals six crows. Throughout the rest of the sequence, there are only five crows, and the extra crow is never seen again.

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Ringmaster: Ladies and gentlemen! We will now present for your entertainment the most stupendous, magnificent, super-colossal spectacle! On this tiny, little, insignificant ball, we will construct for you a pyramid! Not of wood, not of stone.
Prissy: To hear him talk, you'd think he was going to do it.
Elephant Matriarch: The stuffed shirt.
Ringmaster: ...pyramid, of ponderous, pulsating, pulchritudinous pachyderms! I give you the elephants.

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Question: Are there any official names for the elephants (other than Dumbo and Mrs. Jumo)?

Answer: All the elephants are credited as "Elephant." The only difference is "Matriarch Elephant."

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