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The continuing adventures of Sam the Bogart-like dog and Max the hyper-kinetic bunny.
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 (Series Cast Summary - 2 of 4)

Harvey Atkin ... Sam (5 episodes, 1997)

Rob Tinkler ... Max (5 episodes, 1997)

Series Directed by
Steve Whitehouse (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Series Writing credits
J.D. Smith (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Jamie Tatham (2 episodes, 1997-1998)

Tracy Berna (unknown episodes)
Hugh Duffy (unknown episodes)
Steve Purcell (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
J.D. Smith .... producer (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Series Original Music by
John Tucker (1 episode, 1997)
Series Film Editing by
Richard Bond (1 episode, 1997)
Series Art Direction by
Chris Labonte (1 episode, 1997)
Series Production Management
Jason Held .... post-production manager (1 episode, 1997)
Katharine Tasker .... production manager (1 episode, 1997)
Series Art Department
Dan Mokriy .... painter (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Bob Smith .... storyboard artist (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Alan Bunce .... storyboard artist (23 episodes, 1997-1998)
David J. Zimmerman .... lead painter: NELVANA (16 episodes, 1997-1998)
Series Sound Department
Jamie Sulek .... sound re-recording mixer (23 episodes, 1997-1998)
Series Visual Effects by
Lynda Craigmyle .... compositing supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Mac Holyoke .... digital systems director (1 episode, 1997)
Cherri Hurst .... digital production manager (1 episode, 1997)
Shirl Kwan .... compositing supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Vesna Mostovac .... compositing supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Mike Reid .... digital technical director (1 episode, 1997)
Warren Shepherd .... digital production supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Lloyd Simms .... digital production supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Brenda Wood .... digital production supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
David J. Zimmerman .... video technician: NELVANA (7 episodes, 1998)
Series Animation Department
Dale Desrochers .... layout artist (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Stuart Shankly .... overseas animation supervisor / animation supervisor (24 episodes, 1997-1998)
Vesna Mostovac .... compositing supervisor (23 episodes, 1997-1998)
Steve Whitehouse .... key animator (23 episodes, 1997-1998)
Max Douglas .... background artist (9 episodes, 1997)

Jason Groh .... character designer (unknown episodes)
Series Editorial Department
Gavin Fox .... post-production assistant (24 episodes, 1997-1998)

Ed Ham .... on-line editor (unknown episodes)
Chris Mayo .... video conform editor (unknown episodes)
Series Music Department
Peter Branton .... music editor (1 episode, 1997)
Anthony Crea .... music editor (1 episode, 1997)
David W. Shaw .... music editor (1 episode, 1997)
Series Other crew
Robin Budd .... opening title sequence (1 episode, 1997)
Terry Carter .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)
Allison Chai .... production assistant (1 episode, 1997)
Bonnie Chung .... script coordinator (1 episode, 1997)
Scott Cole .... production assistant (1 episode, 1997)
Barry Craigmyle .... production assistant (1 episode, 1997)
Ruta Cube .... production supervisor (1 episode, 1997)
John Dubiel .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)
Rick Dubiel .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)
Gavin Fox .... production assistant (1 episode, 1997)
Jeff Howard .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)
Ken Hurlbut .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)
Amanda Johnston .... production coordinator (1 episode, 1997)
Cindy Kuntzie .... production coordinator (1 episode, 1997)
Zev Lepofsky .... production assistant (1 episode, 1997)
Steve Purcell .... creative consultant (1 episode, 1997)
Debra Toffan .... voice director (1 episode, 1997)
Geoff Walton .... pre-production department (1 episode, 1997)

Gavin Boyle .... location designer: ink department (unknown episodes)
James Jacobs .... assistant technical director: Nelvana (unknown episodes)

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[Max pulls an enormous wrench out of his pouch]
Sam:Max! I didn't know you were a marsupial!
Max:Me neither! Whatever that is...
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6 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
An immensely watchable cartoon :), 3 January 1999
Author: Jason Fabbri ( from Australia

I love this cartoon!

I first got introduced to Sam and Max thru their Lucasarts video games, and when I heard about this cartoon, I HAD to see it :)

It was everything I expected, even though it was a kid's show, it still had the same "adult" humour present in the video game. The stories are funny, the gags are funny and the relationship between Sam and Max is just special.

If you loved the game, you KNOW you'll love this. If you haven't seen the game, watch this, love it, THEN get the game.

No, I am not a Lucasarts employee, this show really rules :)

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