Best Cartoon Shows Of My Childhood

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1. DuckTales (1987–1990)

TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews.

Stars: Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern, Chuck McCann

Votes: 24,161

2. Recess (1997–2001)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.9
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Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.

Stars: Andrew Lawrence, Ashley Johnson, Jason Davis, Rickey D'Shon Collins

Votes: 17,840

3. Dexter's Laboratory (1996–2003)

TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.0
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The misadventures of a boy genius and his annoying sister.

Stars: Kath Soucie, Jeff Bennett, Christine Cavanaugh, Frank Welker

Votes: 34,920

4. SpongeBob SquarePants (1999– )

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.1
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The misadventures of a talking sea sponge who works at a fast food restaurant, attends a boating school, and lives in an underwater pineapple.

Stars: Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke, Clancy Brown

Votes: 66,158

5. TaleSpin (1990–1991)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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Baloo the Bear from the Jungle Book is cast as a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot.

Stars: Ed Gilbert, R.J. Williams, Sally Struthers, Jim Cummings

Votes: 10,576

6. Spider-Man (1994–1998)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.3
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A young man with spider-like abilities fights crime as a superhero in New York City while trying to have a normal personal life.

Stars: Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Edward Asner, Roscoe Lee Browne

Votes: 20,139

7. Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)

TV-PG | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

9.0
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The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.

Stars: Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Robert Hastings

Votes: 64,306

8. Hey Arnold! (1996–2004)

TV-Y7 | 15 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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The everyday life of Arnold, a 4th-grader in a nameless city that resembles Brooklyn, New York, who lives in a multi-racial boarding house with his grandparents and a motley assortment of neighbors and friends.

Stars: Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta, Justin Shenkarow

Votes: 25,293

9. The Powerpuff Girls (1998–2005)

TV-Y7-FV | 30 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.3
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Three super-powered little girls constantly save the world (or at least the city of Townsville) from monsters, would-be conquerers and a few other gross things.

Stars: Cathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong, Tom Kenny

Votes: 29,280

10. X-Men: Evolution (2000–2003)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.9
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This rendition of X-Men features Cyclops, Jean Grey, Rogue, Nightcrawler, Shadowcat, and Spike as teenagers as they fight for a world that fears and hates them.

Stars: Scott McNeil, Meghan Black, Christopher Judge, Kirby Morrow

Votes: 8,029

11. Rugrats (1990–2006)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand.

Stars: Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright, Kath Soucie

Votes: 25,934

12. Justice League (2001–2004)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.6
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Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, Phil LaMarr, Michael Rosenbaum, George Newbern

Votes: 32,271

13. The Fairly OddParents (2001– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.2
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After being tortured and humiliated by his babysitter, a ten year old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents, who can grant him almost any wish, which leads to dire consequences.

Stars: Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris, Carlos Alazraqui

Votes: 25,374

14. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Adventure, Animation, Action

8.1
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Fueled by remorse and vengeance, a high schooler named Terry McGinnis revives the role of Batman. Under supervision of an elderly Bruce Wayne, he fights crime in a harsh futuristic Gotham.

Stars: Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Lauren Tom, Cree Summer

Votes: 19,902

15. The Adventures of Tintin (1991–1992)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Crime

8.3
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The adventures of the young reporter, his faithful dog and friends as they travel around the world on adventures.

Stars: Colin O'Meara, Thierry Wermuth, Christian Pellissier, Henri Labussière

Votes: 14,457

16. Jackie Chan Adventures (2000–2005)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.4
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Jackie Chan and his extended family must fight a criminal organization for magic talismans that could release an evil spirit.

Stars: Jackie Chan, James Sie, Stacie Chan, Sab Shimono

Votes: 15,483

17. Darkwing Duck (1991–1992)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh, Katie Leigh

Votes: 11,590

18. Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (1988–1990)

TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.6
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Disney's fun-loving chipmunks are reimagined as the leaders of a team of detectives/crime-fighters, rounding out the team are two mice, Gadget Hackwrench and Monterey Jack and Zipper, a fly.

Stars: Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 13,461

19. Superman (1996–2000)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.2
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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.

Stars: Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany, David Kaufman

Votes: 10,775

20. Garfield and Friends (1988–1995)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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Stories about Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into, and Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with fellow farm animals.

Stars: Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger, Howard Morris

Votes: 8,781

21. The Road Runner Show (1966–1973)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

8.0
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The desert in the U.S. southwest is the natural habitat of the Road Runner, a high-octane, cartoon bird who runs so fast on the desert's roadways that he leaves a trail of flame or causes ... See full summary »

Stars: Mel Blanc, June Foray, Paul Julian, Bea Benaderet

Votes: 5,344

22. Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985–1991)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.6
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A group of reclusive humanoid bears and a few trusted humans explore their lost heritage and prevent their enemies from exploiting it.

Stars: June Foray, Noelle North, Lorenzo Music, Katie Leigh

Votes: 7,407

23. The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2002–2006)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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A young boy, who happens to be a genius, lives in a small town with his family and friends and often gets into crazy adventures with them involving the things he invents.

Stars: Debi Derryberry, Jeffrey Garcia, Rob Paulsen, Mark DeCarlo

Votes: 11,678

24. Aladdin (1994–1995)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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Aladdin, the clever hero of Agrabah, continues his adventures with the help of his fiancee Princess Jasmine, his pet monkey Abu, Magic Carpet, Iago the greedy parrot, and of course his best friend the semi-cosmic Genie.

Stars: Scott Weinger, Linda Larkin, Dan Castellaneta, Gilbert Gottfried

Votes: 5,802

25. The Little Mermaid (1992–1994)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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The 1989 animated feature adapted by Disney for TV in a prequel that leads up to the events of the film.

Stars: Jodi Benson, Samuel E. Wright, Edan Gross, Kenneth Mars

Votes: 2,651

26. Goof Troop (1992–1993)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.9
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The classic Disney character, Goofy is a single father raising his son, Max in Spoonerville. Pete, a frequent antagonist from the old cartoons, lives next door with his family.

Stars: Rob Paulsen, April Winchell, Jim Cummings, Bill Farmer

Votes: 6,141

27. The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1996–1997)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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Computer wiz Jonny Quest and his friends battle international criminals using the resources of the Quest Foundation. Their chief weapon, and the target of many of their enemies, is the ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank Welker, Quinton Flynn, J.D. Roth, Michael Benyaer

Votes: 1,887

28. Heidi: A Girl of the Alps (1974)

28 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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This animation series follows the childhood "adventures" of a girl named Heidi, who lives with her grandfather somewhere on the Alps.

Stars: Randi Kiger, Vic Perrin, Kazuko Sugiyama, Kôhei Miyauchi

Votes: 3,259

Heidi Girl Of The Alps

29. Swat Kats: The Radical Squadron (1993–1995)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Family

8.6
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Two demoted fighter pilots battle evil as high flying masked vigilantes.

Stars: Barry Gordon, Charlie Adler, Gary Owens, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 3,079

30. Pingu (1986– )

TV-G | 5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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"Pingu finds himself in tricky and comical situations, but he always learns a lesson. Pingu spends is hays with his parents and baby sister, Pinga. Everyone in his town speaks ""Penguinese."" Laugh along and find out what happens.

Stars: David Sant, Carlo Bonomi, Marcello Magni

Votes: 4,620

31. The Little Lulu Show (1995–1999)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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Little Lulu is the first-ever animated stand-up comic. Her best friend Annie is always there for her, and Lulu always has arguments with Tubby and the boys in his club. They are always ... See full summary »

Stars: Ajay Fry, Dawn Ford, Jane Woods, Tracey Ullman

Votes: 464

32. Max Steel (2001–2002)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Action, Animation, Sci-Fi

6.4
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A teenage boy with accidental body enhancements fights the enemies of peace as a super-powered secret agent.

Stars: Matt Kaminsky, Christian Campbell, Jacob Vargas, Martin Jarvis

Votes: 385

33. CatDog (1998–2005)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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The comic misadventures of a tidy, refined Cat and a goofy, uncouth Dog joined at the abdomen.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Tom Kenny, Carlos Alazraqui, Billy West

Votes: 16,168

34. Denver, the Last Dinosaur (1988–1990)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.5
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When an unusually intelligent dinosaur unexpectedly hatches from a fossilized egg in present-day California, a friendly group of human teenagers adopts him and teaches him how to hide from prying eyes and master skateboarding.

Stars: James Swodec, Loïc Baugin, Stéphane Bazin, Béatrice Bruno

Votes: 1,887

35. The Mask (1995–1997)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

7.0
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The further adventures of Stanley Ipkiss and his magic reality defying mask.

Stars: Rob Paulsen, Frank Welker, Jim Cummings, Neil Ross

Votes: 10,614