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PG| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
In 1941, the U.S. government asks Walt Disney to embark on a goodwill tour of South America. Though relations at the studio are rocky at the time, Disney, his wife and a handpicked creative team visit Argentina, Chile, Brazil and other nations. In the process of gathering story material, Disney and his team fulfill a de facto diplomatic mission, forging relationships with Latin artists.


Director: Theodore Thomas

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Walt Disney

Walt & El Grupo (2008)

Release Date: September 9th, 2009|1 hr. 46 min.

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critic reviews (10)
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  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The production values are first rate. But you will wait in vain to hear a good reason for this movie's existence. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    While Walt & El Grupo could use trimming, it also is visually stunning. show more

  • 40
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    This slickly packaged bit of Disneyana would probably work best as an attraction at Epcot. show more

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