Droids (1985–1986)

TV Series  -   -  Adventure | Animation | Sci-Fi
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 719 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 5 critic

The adventures of R2-D2 and C-3P0 before they joined Luke Skywalker.

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 07 Mar 2011
 
a list of 21 titles
created 06 Feb 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 07 Jul 2013
 
a list of 40 titles
created 27 Jul 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Droids" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Droids (1985–1986)

Droids (1985–1986) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Droids.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1985  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ewoks (1985–1987)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The adventures of the Ewoks in Wicket W. Warrick's youth before the Battle of Endor.

Stars: Jim Henshaw, Lesleh Donaldson, Cree Summer
Blackstar (1981–1982)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An astronaut, stranded on a primitive planet in a distant universe, fights against the tyranny of the Overlord.

Stars: George DiCenzo, Linda Gary, Patrick Pinney
Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (TV Movie 1985)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The army of the Marauders, led by by King Terak and the witch Charal attack the Ewoks village. The parents and the brother of Cindel all die in this attack. Cindel and the Ewok Wicket ... See full summary »

Directors: Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat
Stars: Wilford Brimley, Warwick Davis, Aubree Miller
Back to the Future (1991–1993)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The time traveling adventures of Professor Brown, his family and his friend, Marty McFly.

Stars: David Kaufman, Dan Castellaneta, Bill Nye
Ulysses 31 (TV Series 1981)
Adventure | Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Cartoon series. It is the 31st Century and Ulysses is a famous explorer and pilot in space but he desires to go home to Earth to his wife. He takes his son Telemachus and Telemachus's new ... See full summary »

Stars: Matt Birman, Jacques Ebner, Claude Giraud
The Ewok Adventure (TV Movie 1984)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Wicket the Ewok and his friends agree to help two shipwrecked human children on a quest to find their parents.

Director: John Korty
Stars: Eric Walker, Warwick Davis, Fionnula Flanagan
She-Ra: Princess of Power (TV Series 1985)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Princess Adora raises her magic sword and becomes She-Ra, the most powerful woman in the universe, to aid her friends in defeating the Evil Horde so their planet Etheria can be free.

Stars: Melendy Britt, George DiCenzo, John Erwin
Silverhawks (TV Series 1986)
Action | Sci-Fi | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A team of cyborgs protects Limbo from Mon Star and his gang.

Stars: Bob McFadden, Earl Hammond, Larry Kenney
BraveStarr (1987–1989)
Animation | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An American cowboy and his superpowered sidekick are assigned to protect the planet of New Texas from invading robots.

Stars: Pat Fraley, Erika Scheimer, Susan Blu
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A team of the greatest DC Comics superheroes protects Earth with the help of a pair of alien sibling apprentices.

Stars: Norman Alden, Michael Bell, Danny Dark
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Morag the Tulga Witch seeks revenge on her old enemy Logray, shaman of the Ewoks, who holds the magic Sunstar while she possesses it's darker half, the Shadowstone. The Witch unleashes her ... See full summary »

Stars: Cree Summer
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Mungo Baobab and his droids, Threepio and Artoo, are trailing the Rainbow comets of Manda in search of the fabled Roon system. Before they get there, they make an enemy out of the greedy ... See full summary »

Stars: Alex Lindsay
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 C-3PO (13 episodes, 1985)
...
 Kea Moll (13 episodes, 1985)
...
 Jann Tosh / ... (13 episodes, 1985)
John Stocker ...
 Vlix / ... (13 episodes, 1985)
Graeme Campbell ...
 Admiral Screed / ... (10 episodes, 1985)
Dan Hennessey ...
 Jyn Obah / ... (9 episodes, 1985)
Rob Cowan ...
 Thall Jobin (8 episodes, 1985)
...
 Jord Dusat (8 episodes, 1985)
Winston Rekert ...
 Mungo Baobab / ... (8 episodes, 1985)
Edit

Storyline

This series recounts the adventures of C-3P0 and R2-D2 before they they met Luke Skywalker as they serve various masters over the years. As it turns out, their lives were no less hectic as they became involved in battles versus gangsters, pirates, the Empire and even Boba Fett on one occasion. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

7 September 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Star Wars: Animated Adventures - Droids  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,900,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Several characters from the original Star Wars Trilogy make cameos or are referenced to. These include; Boba Fett, the Max Rebo Band, IG-88, Jabba the Hutt (referenced by Boba Fett.) Also, several spaceships used in the original trilogy appear including the A-Wing Fighter, Tie Fighters, a Star Destroyer, and a Desert Skiff. See more »

Connections

Edited into Star Wars: Droids - The Pirates and the Prince (1997) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Where's the video?
20 February 2010 | by (Massatoochetts) – See all my reviews

Right now there's a DVD out with a few of the stories edited into movies, but I wanted to see it in its original form. I had one video as a kid, and the rest of the series I've only seen through low-quality internet videos.

It's interesting to see the direction the show took immediately after the original movies and before Episodes 1-3 were thought of. The character designs are fun, and even if they're sometimes cliché or annoying, they're bearable overall.

The writing style is campy for sure, but the show's a great piece of nostalgia and I'd gladly shell out the money for a good-quality set of the original episodes.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Oh Dear God draxleonis
If they do a series DVD, should they 'update' the episodes? tbrainerd
Something must be done! geekwad
Any characters return in EU? luke-259
Why so expensive? Snafuperman75
Question about the Great Heep mrrex777
Discuss Droids (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?