Matty's Funnies with Beany and Cecil (1959–1962)
"Matty's Funday Funnies" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Animation | Comedy | Family
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 52 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 titles
created 08 Nov 2011
 
a list of 145 titles
created 25 May 2013
 
a list of 84 titles
created 23 Jun 2013
 
a list of 105 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Matty's Funnies with Beany and Cecil (1959–1962)

Matty's Funnies with Beany and Cecil (1959–1962) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Matty's Funnies with Beany and Cecil.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
Unknown  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Rocky and His Friends (1959–1964)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

An comedic anthology featuring primarily the adventures of a heroic flying squirrel and his dumb moose friend.

Stars: June Foray, Bill Scott, Edward Everett Horton
Jonny Quest (1964–1965)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The Quest family and their bodyguard investigate strange phenomena and battle villains around the world.

Stars: Mike Road, Tim Matheson, Don Messick
Animation | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The kindly story-teller Uncle Remus tells a young boy stories about trickster Br'er Rabbit, who outwits Br'er Fox and slow-witted Br'er Bear.

Directors: Wilfred Jackson, Harve Foster
Stars: Ruth Warrick, Bobby Driscoll, James Baskett
Time for Beany (1949–1954)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Time for Beany was an American television series, with puppets for characters, which aired locally in Los Angeles starting in 1949 and nationally (via kinescope) on the improvised Paramount... See full summary »

Stars: Daws Butler, Stan Freberg, Walker Edmiston
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Jackson Beck ...
 Additional Voices (unknown episodes)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

television | See All (1) »


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 October 1959 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Beany and Cecil  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

All four crew "men" on board the Leakin' Lena had ladyloves, who appeared in the series from time to time. Cecil's "she serpent" girlfriend was Cecilia McCoy; Beany's sweetheart was Baby Ruth; Captain Huffenpuff was in love with "Ida, sweet as apple cider"; and Crowie's main squeeze was Bridget Crow-dot (pronounced "crow dough"). See more »

Quotes

Cecil: It's gone! My headache's gone!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Animated Anarchy (for television)
7 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Although I wasn't even born yet when this series was first aired in the late 1950's, I got to finally see it when it was briefly revived in the early 1990's (I had read about it from a film collector's publication, where episodes were made available in the old 16mm format,and that one of the original directors/animation supervisors was none other than the great Bob Clampett,of many a Bugs Bunny short). Although the animation style was carried out on a much smaller budget than most of the animated shorts released by the major studios,it more than made up in the humour department (some of the jokes would have for certain gone right over the heads of most young children at the time). One of my favorite segments was the Beany & Cecil shorts (most of which were directed by Clampett). Other segments varied from so,so (Casper the friendly ghost was a concept that got really old fast),to pretty damned funny (Baby Huey---a gigantic duck that dressed like a baby & acted like an inbred idiot). This series hasn't got much exposure since the early 1990's, so it's safe to assume it's now locked away in some film studio vault & moldering away with time---only to be yet,another one of the forgotten aspects of animation.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Oh the puns Barney-Robel

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?