Every TV Show I Watched as a Kid

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1.
David the Gnome (1985 TV Series)
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The fantastic adventures of David and his wife Lisa traveling around the world to save the animals and defeating the trolls. (30 mins.)
Director: Luis Ballester
 
2.
Hey Dude (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of friends work together with their boss at a dude ranch and go through many fun moments and mishaps along the way. (30 mins.)
 
3.
The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
This delightfully quirky show looks at the lives and adventures of two red-headed brothers with the same name. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Pee-Wee Herman and his friends have wacky, imaginative fun in his unique playhouse. (30 mins.)
Director: Bill Freiberger
 
5.
Avonlea (1990 TV Series)
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A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives in Prince Edward Island in early 1900s. (60 mins.)
 
6.
Ocean Girl (1994 TV Series)
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Neri - the title character - is a young girl with an affinity for water, super-human strength, the ability to swim long distances... (25 mins.)
 
7.
Goosebumps (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A series of horror anthology stories based on the children's books by R.L. Stine. (22 mins.)
 
8.
Adventures in Wonderland (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A young girl named Alice has many zany adventures with her friends in a magical world on the other side of her looking glass. (30 mins.)
 
9.
Ramona (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Based on the popular children's series, Ramona Quimby struggles with the day-to-day life of being an eight-year-old.
 
10.
Fudge (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Based on the popular young-adults' books "Tales of a Fourth- Grade Nothing" and "Superfudge", by Judy Blume... (20 mins.)
 
11.
Salute Your Shorts (1991 TV Series)
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A group of kids at a summer camp, run by the heard-but-never-seen Dr. Kahn, form friendships as they spend time harassing buffoonish camp counselor Kevin "Ug" Lee. (30 mins.)
 
12.
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A group of kids get together in the woods, and tell ghost stories. (30 mins.)
 
13.
Small Wonder (1985 TV Series)
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Father Ted Lawson creates a robot, VICI (played by Tiffany Brissette). The family--Ted, Joan and Jamie--keep VICI's identity secret... (30 mins.)
 
14.
Double Dare (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
One in a long-running series of game shows, where two-member teams of children compete to answer questions and complete stunts. (30 mins.)
 
15.
Nickelodeon Arcade (1992 TV Series)
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Two teams vie for a chance to go inside a video game! (30 mins.)
 
16.
Legends of the Hidden Temple (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Six teams compete through a series of physical and mental challenges as it narrows down to only one... (30 mins.)
 
17.
Rugrats (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Rocko's Modern Life (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life. (30 mins.)
 
19.
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994 TV Series)
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The show takes us through the struggles of life as a child monster. 3 monster friends are studying how to scare humans in school... (30 mins.)
 
20.
Doug (1991 TV Series)
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The life of a young boy as he meets friends, falls in love, maneuvers his way through grade 6 and writes all about it in his journal. (30 mins.)
 
21.
You Can't Do That on Television (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Sketch TV by young amateur actors in true classic Nick-style. But whatever you do, never admit that you don't know or ask for water. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Kids Incorporated (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A group of kids sing songs at a club for kids. They solve problems in-between performances. (30 mins.)
 
23.
Welcome to Pooh Corner (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Winnie the Pooh's first live-action television series. The popular "Pooh Corner" consisted of a mix...
 
24.
Grimm Masterpiece Theatre (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
An animated series retelling a different folk or fairy tale in each episode. (30 mins.)
 
25.
The Facts of Life (1979 TV Series)
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A group of girls, attending a boarding school, tackle issues throughout teenage life and later adulthood. (30 mins.)
 
26.
Mr. Belvedere (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The humourous adventures of an English housekeeper working for an American family. (30 mins.)
 
27.
The Torkelsons (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
As a single mother of five, Mrs. Millicent Torkelson is a do-it-yourselfer with a flair for finding ingenious ways to make ends meet... (30 mins.)
 
28.
Boy Meets World (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Adolescent Cory Matthews grows up, and faces problems with friends, family, and school. (23 mins.)
 
29.
Full House (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
After the sudden death of his wife, a young father enlists the help of his brother-in-law and his childhood friend to help him raise his three young children. (22 mins.)
 
30.
Step by Step (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Frank Lambert is a construction worker and a single father of 3 kids: J.T., Alicia "Al", and Brendan... (30 mins.)
Director: Steve Witting
 
31.
Rupert (1991 TV Series)
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The adventures of a young bear named Rupert who unintentionally ends up in faraway/mystical places, but at the end manages to make it back safely to his home of Nutwood.
 
32.
Babar (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The adventures of the King of the elephants, his family, and friends. (30 mins.)
 
33.
The Care Bears Family (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans. (30 mins.)
 
34.
My Little Pony Tales (1992 TV Series)
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The adventures and misadventures of a group of young ponies. (30 mins.)
 
35.
The Baby-Sitters Club (1990 TV Series)
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Based on the popular series of children's books, this show follows the ups and downs of a young teen business club for babysitters.
Director: Noel Black
 
36.
Chris Cross (1993 TV Series)
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(28 mins.)
Director: Dennis Abey
 
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38.
Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories (1992 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
39.
Faerie Tale Theatre (1982 TV Series)
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At a time when most other shows for children were either low-budget productions or product-inspired... (50 mins.)
 
40.
Noozles (1984 TV Series)
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The adventures of a 12-year-old girl named Sandy and her koala friends, Blinky and Pinky, who are from the extra-dimensional realm of Koalawalla Land. (24 mins.)
 
41.
Wuzzles (1985 TV Series)
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This cartoon series followed the adventure of the Wuzzles, colorful and playful creatures that were part one animal, part another. (30 mins.)
 
42.
The Wizard of Oz (1990 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
43.
My Brother and Me (1994 TV Series)
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Alfie and Dee-Dee experience how life affects them with different aspects each day, such as learning life lessons. (30 mins.)
 
44.
Widget, the World Watcher (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Widget is an alien that has come down from the sky to learn about humans with the aid of his sidekick, Brain. They explore the world and educate kids on health, safety, emotions and dangers. (30 mins.)
 
45.
Wish Kid (1991 TV Series)
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"WishKid" was a Saturday morning animated series created to play off the success of pre-teen movie star Macaulay Culkin (of Home Alone)... (30 mins.)
Director: Chuck Patton
 
46.
Bobby's World (1990 TV Series)
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A boy named Bobby Generic creates adventures using his overactive imagination. (30 mins.)
 
47.
Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A quintet of teenagers work together to encourage environmentally responsible behaviour and can summon a superhero to deal with ecological disasters. (23 mins.)
 
48.
What Would You Do? (1991 TV Series)
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Ninety episodes of this syndicated kids show, shown on the Nickelodon network, were produced 1991 to 1993. Audience members were asked to volunteer to perform funny stunts, e.g., kissing a chimp, etc. (30 mins.)
 
49.
Wild & Crazy Kids (1990 TV Series)
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Sixty-five episodes of this syndicated show were produced in 1990 and 1992. The shows featured children... (30 mins.)
 
50.
Space Cases (1996 TV Series)
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One day at an academy, 7 people sneak aboard a mysterious spaceship. The people consist of 5 students... (30 mins.)
 
51.
The Secret World of Alex Mack (1994 TV Series)
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She's Alex Mack. One minute she's walking home...the next there's a crash and she's drenched in some weird chemical! Then she gets powers... (30 mins.)
 
52.
Clarissa Explains It All (1991 TV Series)
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As events unfold in her life, Clarissa explains to the viewer the motivations behind people's actions. (30 mins.)
Director: Richard Steir
 
53.
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991 TV Series)
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The gross misadventures of a hyper chihuahua and a stupid cat. (30 mins.)
 
54.
Roundhouse (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Sketch Comedy show for adolescents with skits revolving around a central theme to teach a lesson. (30 mins.)
 
55.
Under the Umbrella Tree (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Holly and her 3 puppet roommates teach young children different lessons. (15 mins.)
 
56.
ALF (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage. (30 mins.)
 
57.
The Real Ghostbusters (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The continuing adventures of the staff of the ghost removal service. (30 mins.)
 
58.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends. (30 mins.)
 
59.
DuckTales (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews. (23 mins.)
 
60.
Muppet Babies (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery. (60 mins.)
 
61.
Mother Goose Stories (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Mother Goose tells her three mischievous goslings the tales behind well-known nursery rhymes.
 
62.
Eureeka's Castle (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In a wind-up toy castle, a fantasy world of talking animals and assorted creatures live together with a giant who's in charge. (22 mins.)
 
63.
Alvin & the Chipmunks (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Three chipmunk brothers, Alvin, Simon, and Theodore. The trio have been adopted by and are living with Dave (human). Each show finds the boys getting into trouble and new and unusual situations. (30 mins.)
 
64.
Ghostwriter (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A group of teenagers solve local crimes, capers and mysteries in town, with the help of their invisible friend.
Director: Susan Dansby
 
65.
Beetlejuice (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Adventures of the ghostly con-artist and his 12-year-old pal, Lydia. (22 mins.)
 
66.
Heathcliff & the Catillac Cats (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The misadventures of the feline troublemaker while the Catillac Cats gang have adventures of their own. (30 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bianchi
 
67.
Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A group of reclusive humanoid bears and a few trusted humans explore their lost heritage and prevent their enemies from exploiting it. (30 mins.)
 
68.
Animal Shelf (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The adventures of five animal toys who live on a blue shelf in their owner's, (Timothy) bedroom who secretly play when he is out.
Director: Ellen Meske
 
69.
Saved by the Bell (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A TV show centered on six students and their years at Bayside High School in Palisades, California. (30 mins.)
 
70.
Inspector Gadget (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A bumbling bionic police inspector stumbles about on his cases, while his niece and dog secretly do the real investigative work. (30 mins.)
 
71.
Zoobilee Zoo (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The adventures of various anthropomorphic animals as they face the challenges of life together. (30 mins.)
Director: Steve Binder
 
72.
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Contestants pursue the international thief as junior detectives who must answer questions about geography. (30 mins.)
Director: Hugh Martin
 
73.
Family Matters (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Long-running Perfect Strangers spin-off series centering on the Winslow family and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. (30 mins.)
 
74.
The Wonder Years (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Kevin Arnold recalls growing up during the late 60s and early 70s; the turbulent social times make the transition from child to adult unusually interesting. (22 mins.)
 
75.
The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Follow Winnie the Pooh's adventures in the hundred acre wood. (30 mins.)
 
76.
Fraggle Rock (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The adventures of the various inhabitants of an underground civilization. (30 mins.)
 
77.
Snorks (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The Snorks are playful, multicolored underwater creatures that use their built-in snorkels to dart about and make music. (22 mins.)
 
78.
Reading Rainbow (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Levar Burton introduces young viewers to illustrated readings of children's literature and explores their related subjects. (30 mins.)
 
79.
Sesame Street (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs. (55 mins.)
 
80.
Out of This World (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The series revolves around Evie Ethel Garland, who is the daughter of Troy and Donna Garland. However... (30 mins.)
 
81.
Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The popular cult horror comic books from the 1950's are adapted in this modern cartoon anthology series. (30 mins.)
 
82.
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A group of teenage friends and their Great Dane (Scooby-Doo) travel in a bright green van solving strange and hilarious mysteries, while returning from or going to a regular teenage function. (30 mins.)
 
83.
Shining Time Station (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An American version of the popular British children's program. Every episode, the kids (and sometimes the adults... (30 mins.)
 
84.
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Fred Rogers explores various topics for young viewers through presentations and music both in his world and in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. (30 mins.)
 
85.
Punky Brewster (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Punky Brewster is a show about a girl named Penelope "Punky" Brewster. She is abandoned with her dog... (30 mins.)
 
86.
Life Goes On (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A TV-series about the life of the Thatchers, especially "Corky", that has Down syndrome but goes to ordinary school ("mainstreaming)... (60 mins.)
 
87.
Sharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant Show (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Musical comedy with the Canadian children's musical trio. (30 mins.)
 
88.
The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Illiop Teddy Ruxpin (Illiops being bear-like creatures) leaves his homeland in Rillonia with his friend Grubby... (22 mins.)
 
89.
Adventures of the Little Koala (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
90.
Fifteen (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Hillside follows the students of fictional Hillside School and dealt with a variety of issues including dating... (25 mins.)
Director: Michael Berry
 
91.
Welcome Freshmen (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
52 episodes of this show for the teenage set were produced 1991-1993. The show takes place at Hawthorne High School with the bumbling vice principal... (30 mins.)
Director: Adam Weissman
 
92.
Rainbow Brite (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The adventures of the color protector and her friends (sidekick Twink, the color kids, her horse Starlite, and her human friend Brian). (24 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bianchi
 
93.
Growing Pains (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The misadventures of a family with a home business father and a journalist mother. (30 mins.)
 
94.
My Two Dads (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
When Marcy Bradford dies, she leaves her teen-age daughter Nicole in the custody of a father she has never met; or rather... (30 mins.)
 
95.
Just the Ten of Us (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Coach Lubbock, his wife, and their 8 kids move to Eureka, CA for a job as a coach. Little did coach know when he got there... (30 mins.)
 
96.
The Secret Squirrel Show (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A bucktoothed squirrel is the James Bond of the rodent world. (30 mins.)
 
97.
2 Stupid Dogs (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
"Two Stupid Dogs" follows the lives of two dogs: the overly excited Little Dog (the dachshund) and easy-paced Big Dog (the sheepdog)...
 
98.
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
From the popular video game, Super Mario Bros. The Super Mario Bros. Super Show features Mario, his brother Luigi... (30 mins.)
 
99.
Popples (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The misadventures of Billy and Bonnie Wagner and their mischievous (though helpful) Popples. (30 mins.)
 
100.
Charles in Charge (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Charles, a college student, moves in with the Powell family as the housekeeper, baby-sitter, and friend to the children... (30 mins.)
Director: Bonnie Franklin