In the Night Kitchenis the classic story of Mickey's adventures in the bakers' kitchen as they prepare our morning cake."Milk in the batter! Milk in the batter! We bake cake and nothing's the matter!"the bakers sing.
The bakers in the night kitchen need more milk for their batter, but then Mickey falls into the cake! They decide to put him in the oven anyway, but Mickey has different plans. He escapes in a plane made of bread dough and helps the bakers find the milk at last.
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