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 Astroboy (1 episode, 1963)
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7 September 1963 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Walt Disney was so impressed by the show that he made a character that greatly resembles Astroboy. See more »

Goofs

In several episodes, you can here a character speaking, however when we see said speaker their mouth is clearly not moving. See more »

Quotes

Astrogirl: I've got 50,000 horsepower just rearin to go!
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Connections

Referenced in Freakazoid!: Two Against Freak (1997) See more »

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Astro Boy
by Takuo Takai and Donald Rockwell
Spectacular Music, Incorporated, Admnistered by EMI
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Surprisingly sophisticated kid's cartoon show
5 August 2000 | by (Hollywood, ca) – See all my reviews

This cartoon show was typical of the many 1960's cartoon shows that came from the time that tried to be appealing to both children and adults.

When I was young, I was amazed by the cool robots and monsters.

When I saw it later, I was surprised by the sophisticated themes that were presented under the science fiction cartoon genre. Some themes were runaway technology; obedience to morality and programming; science can lead to both good and bad.

Time warp: apparently a tv show back in the 1960's only had 30 seconds of commercials per half hour!


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