Dick Dastardly leads a fighter plane group to try ineffectualy to stop a carrier pigeon.
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 Dick Dastardly / ... (17 episodes, 1969-1970)
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 Muttley / ... (14 episodes, 1969-1970)
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Set in World War I, Dick Dastardly, his dog Muttley, and the rest of the Vulture Squadron are bent on capturing Yankee Doodle Pigeon to prevent him from delivering his messages to the enemies. Aboard their many crazy aircraft, Dastardly and Muttley devise nefarious plans to stop the pigeon. Their motivation is the possibility of earning a medal or maybe even a 30 day furlough. The only problem is, that crafty pigeon always seems to be one step ahead. Written by Brian D. Switzer <bswitzer@uoguelph.ca>

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13 September 1969 (USA)  »

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Stop the Pigeon  »

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Dick Dastardly: [after every attempt fails] Drat! And Double Drat!
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Referenced in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005) See more »

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Silly But Don't Let That Stop You Watching It
22 September 2002 | by (England) – See all my reviews

Dastardly and Muttley was downright silly but that was exactly the reason why it was compelling viewing.

It was set during the First World War. Dick Dastardly was piloting a heap of junk aided by his dog Muttley and they tried to stop the pigeon flying his messages to Uncle Sam. Of course, you can guess that they never succeeded in much the sam way as Wile E. Coyote never managed to catch Road Runner.

It was a spin-off from Wacky Races and it was highly amusing and totally watchable. Call me sad but it was compelling viewing and I just loved the sound of Muttley's laugh.

Stop The Pigeon!


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