Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas (1999 Movie)

“Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas” is a direct-to-video animated Christmas film released in 1999 by Walt Disney Pictures. It features five heartwarming and humorous stories centered around the beloved Disney characters celebrating the magic of Christmas.

The film is divided into segments, each with its own unique storyline and lesson to be learned. The segments include:

  1. Stuck on Christmas: Huey, Dewey, and Louie wish that every day could be Christmas, but soon realize that the joy of the holiday comes from its rarity and the time spent with loved ones.

  2. A Very Goofy Christmas: Goofy tries to teach his son Max the spirit of Christmas, but their plans are interrupted when they end up stranded in a snowstorm. This story emphasizes the importance of family and the joy of giving.

  3. Gift of the Magi: Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse both sacrifice their most prized possessions to buy each other Christmas gifts, only to find out that their gifts perfectly complement each other.

  4. Donald Duck: Stuck on Christmas: Donald Duck’s nephews Huey, Dewey, and Louie experience Christmas Day over and over again, learning to appreciate their uncle’s efforts to make the holiday special.

  5. Mickey and Minnie’s Gift of the Magi: This segment retells the classic story of “The Gift of the Magi” with Mickey and Minnie Mouse, demonstrating the power of selfless love and sacrifice.

Throughout the film, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and other beloved Disney characters celebrate the joys and challenges of the holiday season, emphasizing the importance of love, kindness, and the true spirit of Christmas.

“Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas” is filled with delightful animation, catchy songs, and heartwarming messages, making it a perfect holiday film for families and Disney fans of all ages. The film captures the magic and wonder of Christmas, spreading the joy and spirit of the holiday season to audiences around the world.

Additional Details


  • Wayne Allwine: Mickey Mouse
  • Russi Taylor: Minnie Mouse, Huey, Dewey and Louie
  • Tony Anselmo: Donald Duck
  • Tress MacNeille: Daisy Duck
  • Alan Young: Scrooge McDuck
  • Bill Farmer: Goofy and Pluto
  • Corey Burton: Dale
  • Shaun Fleming: Young Max
  • Jim Cummings: Pete, Santa, Police, Mailman, Fire Chief, Dad, onlooker, shop owner and Santa Claus
  • Jeff Bennett: Dad Firefighter #2, Mortimer, Store Announcer, Man and Costumer
  • Gregg Berger: Mr Anderson, and Shopper
  • Kylie Dempsey: Kid #2, and Little Girl
  • Taylor Dempsey: Little Jimmy, and Kid #1
  • Andrew McDonaugh: Boy
  • Pat Musick: Distressed Woman, Angry Woman, Eccentric Lady, Shopper and Mrs Anderson
  • Frank Welker: Turkey and Figaro
  • Mae Whitman: Girl
  • April Winchell: Mom, Old Woman, Firewoman and Firefighter #1
  • Kelsey Grammer: the Narrator


  • Director: Alex Mann, Bradley Raymond, Jun Falkenstein, Bill Speers and Toby Shelton
  • Producer: Jim Ballantine
  • Music: J. Eric Schmidt

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Craig Smith
I am founder and editor of DisneyNews.us. My passion for all things Disney goes pretty far back to my first trip to Walt Disney World in the mid-80's. I have since returned to the magical place more than 20 times. I started this site when I came to the realization that I spent a significant portion of my day reading articles about Disney and watching Disney content with my 8-year old, so it made sense that I would start sharing some of what I read and see and building a little community around it. Other interests include 80's nostalgia, vintage toys, video games, LEGO, Star Wars and tech gadgets. Other sites include DMR and VideoGamesStats.com.