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Davey and Goliath: Season 4: Episode 11 -- Davey has trouble with Nicky, a new boy who continually boasts about his father. But Davey feels compassion when he learns Nicky doesn't have a father.

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Seasons:
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Release Date:
1960 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
In this stop-action animated series, young Davey Hansen and his best friend (and dog) Goliath live ordinary suburban American lives... See more »
User Reviews:
A happy childhood memory See more (19 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 4 of 5)

Hal Smith ... Goliath / ... (71 episodes, 1960-1975)
Dick Beals ... David 'Davey' Hansen / ... (40 episodes, 1960-1965)
Norma MacMillan ... Davey Hansen / ... (31 episodes, 1967-1975)
Nancy Wible ... Sally Hansen / ... (29 episodes, 1961-1967)
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Series Directed by
Art Clokey (41 episodes, 1960-1967)
Raymond Peck (28 episodes, 1965-1975)
Pete Kleinow (4 episodes, 1972)
 
Series Writing credits
Nancy Moore (67 episodes, 1960-1975)
Art Clokey (4 episodes, 1961-1962)

Series Produced by
Ruth Clokey .... producer / executive producer (69 episodes, 1960-1975)
Art Clokey .... producer (40 episodes, 1960-1967)
Dick Sutcliffe .... executive producer (40 episodes, 1960-1965)
 
Series Original Music by
Douglas M. Lackey (4 episodes, 1967-1971)
 
Series Cinematography by
Wady Medawar (15 episodes, 1960-1964)
 
Series Film Editing by
Woodward Smith (39 episodes, 1960-1964)
Don McIntosh (38 episodes, 1960-1972)
Patricia Peck (15 episodes, 1972-1975)
 
Series Art Direction by
Erwin Lee (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
Gary Balkwill (8 episodes, 1972)
Albert-Carl Fürst (2 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Production Management
Wady Medawar .... director of production (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
John Groves .... unit manager (2 episodes, 1960)
Tim Frawley .... production manager (2 episodes, 1972)
 
Series Art Department
John Groves .... artist (24 episodes, 1960-1962)
Jerry Campbell .... artist (21 episodes, 1960-1962)
Melvin Wood .... artist (21 episodes, 1960-1962)
Jean Mainferm .... artist (13 episodes, 1960)
Robert Glover .... artist (13 episodes, 1961-1962)
Clayton Conklin .... sets and props (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
Rick Thompson .... sets and props (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
Rick Baker .... artist (12 episodes, 1971-1972)
Edward De La Cruz .... artist / scenic artist (8 episodes, 1971-1972)
James E. Drake .... artist (6 episodes, 1971-1972)
Joe Roman .... artist (5 episodes, 1960)
Ken Shutt .... artist (5 episodes, 1960)
Harry Walton .... artist (4 episodes, 1971)
Bill Michaels .... artist (2 episodes, 1960)
Gary Balkwill .... artist (2 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Special Effects by
Rob Maine .... armature and puppet maker (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Don McIntosh .... lighting (9 episodes, 1971-1972)

Rob Maine .... animation camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Pete Kleinow .... animator / chief animator (55 episodes, 1960-1972)
Robert Keesee .... animator / chief animator (41 episodes, 1961-1972)
Raymond Peck .... animator (38 episodes, 1960-1975)
Doug Beswick .... chief animator / animator (20 episodes, 1967-1975)
Wady Medawar .... animator (19 episodes, 1960-1962)
Harry Walton .... animator (18 episodes, 1971-1972)
Gary Thomas .... animator (14 episodes, 1962-1965)
Bob Danuser .... animator (13 episodes, 1960)
Gary Balkwill .... animator (12 episodes, 1971-1972)
Terry Smith .... animator (12 episodes, 1972)
Ken Southworth .... animator (9 episodes, 1972)
Orn Hardarson .... animator (8 episodes, 1960)
Nick Kurdoglu .... animator (8 episodes, 1960)
James Sloan .... animator (8 episodes, 1962-1964)
Norman Raleigh .... animator (7 episodes, 1967-1972)
J.J. Berthelot .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Nick Clapp .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Pierre d'Hoste .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Jim Danforth .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Russ Harling .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Dick Kendall .... animator (5 episodes, 1960)
Peter Dakis .... animator (5 episodes, 1964)
Bill Williams .... animator (4 episodes, 1971)
Rob Maine .... animator (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
 
Series Editorial Department
Don McIntosh .... assistant editor (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
Howard Coleman .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Music Department
William Loose .... composer: stock music / musical arrangements: main and end title music / ... (58 episodes, 1960-1972)
David Rose .... composer: stock music (50 episodes, 1960-1972)
John Seely .... music supervisor / stock music director (39 episodes, 1960-1964)
Gene Kauer .... arrangements: theme music / arrangement: theme music / ... (28 episodes, 1967-1972)
Douglas M. Lackey .... arrangements: theme music / arrangement: theme music / ... (28 episodes, 1967-1972)
Patricia Peck .... music editor / music supervisor (28 episodes, 1971-1975)
Philip Green .... composer: stock music (24 episodes, 1960-1972)
Spencer Moore .... composer: stock music (16 episodes, 1960-1972)
Geordie Hormel .... composer: stock music (12 episodes, 1960-1972)
Jack Shaindlin .... composer: stock music (4 episodes, 1960-1962)
Emil Cadkin .... composer: stock music (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
Henry Russell .... composer: stock music (2 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Other crew
Dick Sutcliffe .... creator (65 episodes, 1960-1972)
John Groves .... studio manager (13 episodes, 1962-1964)
Tim Frawley .... production (2 episodes, 1972)
 

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USA:15 min (65 episodes)
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Trivia:
In 1959, the United Lutheran Church (forerunner of the Lutheran Church in American and the Evangelical Lutheran Church) contracted with Clokey Productions to produce the series.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line]
Goliath:I don't know, Davey...
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Lights, Camera, Puffin! (2004) (V)See more »
Soundtrack:
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott)See more »

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14 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A happy childhood memory, 28 February 2000
Author: BobLib from Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Some of my best memories as a boy were getting up early on Saturday mornings to watch "Davey and Goliath." they were enjoyable, moralistic without being heavy-handed about it, and the characters were very much like people you knew, not goody-goody types. Unfortunately, kids today are very different, and I doubt that they would respond to it the way our generation did (I'm 42 now). Still and all, a good show, despite what the authors of "Saturday Morning Fever" have to say, and I still get a nostalgic twinge when I see it on cable TV these days.

Incidentally, I didn't realize until I saw IMDB's profile that upright father figure John Hanson was voiced by Hal "Otis-the-Mayberry-town-drunk" Smith. Talk about diametricaly opposed!

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