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Director:
Writer:
Marc Handler (1987-1989)
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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
14 September 1987 (USA) See more »
Plot:
In the distant future, a team of four high tech Star Sheriffs defends frontier space colony Yuma from outlaws, as well as Outriders, an army of humanoid alien beings called Vapors, led by mysterious Nemesis, who need Yuma's resources.
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 15)

Townsend Coleman ... Colt / ... (52 episodes, 1987-1988)

Pat Fraley ... Fireball (52 episodes, 1987-1988)
Pat Musick ... April / ... (52 episodes, 1987-1988)

Rob Paulsen ... Saber Rider / ... (52 episodes, 1987-1988)

Peter Cullen ... Narrator / ... (51 episodes, 1987-1989)

B.J. Ward ... Sincia (51 episodes, 1987-1988)
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Series Directed by
Franklin Cofod (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
Marc Handler (3 episodes, 1987-1989)

Series Produced by
Franklin Cofod .... producer (unknown episodes)
Peter Keefe .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Yûji Nunokawa .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Yoshitaki Suzuki .... producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Dale Schacker (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Harold McKenzie (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
R.D. Floyd .... foley mixer / sound designer (3 episodes, 1987)

Michael Beiriger .... sound mixer (unknown episodes)
Roy Braverman .... sound designer / sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Michael Dotson .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Don Gooch .... dialogue editor (unknown episodes)
Wade Hanniball .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
Hilda Hodges .... foley mixer (unknown episodes)
Mark Hufman .... sound technician (unknown episodes)
Ossama Khuluki .... foley mixer (unknown episodes)
Peter Lewis .... sound technician (unknown episodes)
Gary Littell .... sound recordist (unknown episodes)
Elen Orson .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Lisa Palattella .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
John F. Reynolds .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
Paul Vitello .... stereo sound designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Steve Bergin .... timing coordinator (unknown episodes)
Gail Goldstein .... timing coordinator (unknown episodes)
Shigenori Kageyama .... animation director (unknown episodes)
Darcy Marta .... timing coordinator (unknown episodes)
Susan Myers .... timing coordinator (unknown episodes)
Akira Shigino .... animation director (unknown episodes)
Clay Wilcox .... timing coordinator (unknown episodes)
Yorifusa Yamaguchi .... animation director (unknown episodes)
Takeshi Ôsaka .... character designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Daryl McKenzie .... editorial assistant (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Steve Carnelli .... musician: guitar (unknown episodes)
Charles Davis .... musician: trumpet (unknown episodes)
Clark Gassman .... musician: keyboards (unknown episodes)
Don Gooch .... music editor (unknown episodes)
Timothy Mulholland .... musician: drums (unknown episodes)
Wally Snow .... musician: percussion (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Kimberly Frances .... assistant to producers (unknown episodes)
Marc Handler .... executive story editor (unknown episodes)
Courtney Leigh .... assistant to producers (unknown episodes)
 

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23 min (52 episodes)
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Trivia:
In the German dubbed version of the series in one episode Colt follows some young women to flirt with them. The other Star Sheriffs seemed amusingly annoyed and comment "He never can stay away from beautiful women..." , "Well...that's the Tramitz-syndrome!". Christian Tramitz is the German voice of Colt.See more »
Movie Connections:
Alternate language version of "Sei jûshi Bisumaruku" (1984)See more »

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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Amazing Show, 30 August 2005
Author: stationtoashes from United States

Saber Rider was an amazing, albeit obscure television cartoon show when I was a kid - I remember watching it when I was 9 years old or so, and I wish I could find it to this day just for the nostalgia alone.

It was unlike any other action cartoon show of the day, and they actually managed to throw in "real" violence via a twist to the story line, and get away with it.

I don't know much of the show's production history, but judging from the art and animation it looks as if it was anime inspired, perhaps an embryo in the slow but steady culture shift, the infusion of anime and western culture's fascination with it.

But I prattle on.

If you can find it, get it, watch it.

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