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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 ordianry suburban American lives... See more »
User Reviews:
Sadly, nothing like this for our children today.... See more (19 total) »

Cast

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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 (68 episodes, 1960-1975)
Art Clokey (4 episodes, 1961-1962)

Series Produced by
Ruth Clokey .... producer / executive producer (68 episodes, 1960-1975)
Dick Sutcliffe .... executive producer (40 episodes, 1960-1965)
Art Clokey .... producer (39 episodes, 1960-1971)
 
Series Original Music by
Douglas M. Lackey (4 episodes, 1961-1967)
 
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, 1971-1972)
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, 1971-1972)
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 (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 (11 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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Runtime:
USA:15 min (65 episodes)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The United Lutheran Church provided the show free of charge to any station willing to air it. The shows in the series were aired without commercial interruption.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line]
Goliath:I don't know, Davey...
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Movie Connections:
Featured in "Mad Men: Souvenir (#3.8)" (2009)See more »
Soundtrack:
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott)See more »

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16 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Sadly, nothing like this for our children today...., 24 August 2006
Author: MarieGabrielle from United States

is regularly broadcast. I agree with most previous reviews, that this is a sad commentary on our broadcasting system, in America at least.

What was so universal about this show is while it did have a message, it was not heavy-handed, nor sanctimonious. Davey and Goliath get into regular mischief, he learns a lesson, but it is not overly preachy, nor is it violent and imbecilic(which is what we see today).

The writing is insightful and humanistic. How refreshing to know that, at least in the 60's and 70's we had access to quality children's programming.

I hope it is possible to buy a complete set of DVD's. My seven year old is just beginning to appreciate this. 10/10

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