Danger Mouse (1981–1992)

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The wacky and hilarious adventures of Danger Mouse, the greatest secret agent (mouse) in the world and his trusty, bumbling sidekick, Penfold. Together, they follow Colonel K's orders and ... See full summary »

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 Danger Mouse / ... (90 episodes, 1981-1992)
Terry Scott ...
 Penfold / ... (90 episodes, 1981-1992)
Edward Kelsey ...
 Colonel K / ... (90 episodes, 1981-1992)
Brian Trueman ...
 Stiletto / ... (89 episodes, 1981-1992)
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The wacky and hilarious adventures of Danger Mouse, the greatest secret agent (mouse) in the world and his trusty, bumbling sidekick, Penfold. Together, they follow Colonel K's orders and do battle to save the world from monsters, master thieves, their narrator, and crazed fiends of all types (but mostly their arch nemesis, the Baron Silas Greenback and his henchman Stiletto). Written by Kathy Li

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Dare dare motus  »

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When Dangermouse was shown in the US, the channel that screened it wanted the villain's accent to change from Italian to Cockney, because it might have offended Italian-Americans. See more »

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Whenever the Colonel is shown in a medium shot on the TV his name-plate says "Colonel. K." (with two periods) but when there is a medium closeup it says, "Colonel' K" (with one apostrophe). See more »

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[Dangermouse, lost in space, stops at an asteroid to ask directions from a guy with a hand for his face]
Dangermouse: Um... excuse me. Could you tell us, where in the universe, we are?
Hand Face: HAHA! Boy, you be in The Party Part!
Dangermouse: [confused] "Party Part"?
Hand Face: "The Party Part of the Universe"! HAHAHAHA!
Dangermouse: "Party Part of the Universe"? Never heard of such rubbish.
Penfold: [a bell rings] Someone's at the door, DM.
Dangermouse: Well see who it is.
[pause]
Dangermouse: Well?
[...]
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Please bring this back on television!
21 January 2002 | by (PA) – See all my reviews

I miss this show so much! It was really funny and creative, and I couldn't wait for it to come on everyday when it aired on Nickelodeon back in the 80's. Danger Mouse, and his sidekick Penfold (who is a hamster) would always foil the evil Silas Greenback's evil plans, and have a little humor in it as well. Even though this was a kids show, adults could enjoy it as well.

This was a really cool show. I wish Nickelodeon would air it again. But knowing them, that won't ever happen again (sniffle, sniffle). Nickelodeon has really gone downhill with crap like Spongebob, and Fairly Oddparents and it's a shame since kids won't be able to see cartoons that can be funny without being gross like this show.

This cartoon rules!


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