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Alan Dinehart (story) (1975)
Bill Ackerman (story) (1975)
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Release Date:
6 September 1975 (USA) See more »
The Hanna-Barbera-created Oscar-winning cat-and-mouse team of Tom & Jerry returned to TV in an hour-long stretch of new adventures... See more »
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
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My all-time favorite incarnation of Tom & Jerry. Can't get enough! See more (10 total) »


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Henry Corden ... Additional Voices (unknown episodes)

Series Directed by
Charles A. Nichols (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Bill Ackerman (unknown episodes, 1975)
Larz Bourne (unknown episodes, 1975)
Tom Dagenais (unknown episodes, 1975)
Alan Dinehart (unknown episodes, 1975)
Don Jurwich (unknown episodes)
Joel Kane (unknown episodes)
Dick Kinney (unknown episodes)
Frank Ridgeway (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Joseph Barbera .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
William Hanna .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Iwao Takamoto .... creative producer (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
Richard C. Allen (unknown episodes, 1975)
Pat Foley (unknown episodes)
Terry Moore (unknown episodes)
Joe Sandusky (unknown episodes)
Chip Yaras (unknown episodes)
Series Production Design by
Bob Singer (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Jayne Barbera .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Joed Eaton .... post-production supervisor (unknown episodes)
Victor O. Schipek .... production supervisor (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Tom Dagenais .... storyboard director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Iraj Paran .... graphics (unknown episodes, 1975)
Howard Post .... storyboard director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Art Scott .... storyboard director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Don Sheppard .... storyboard director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Paul Sommer .... storyboard director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Alex Lovy .... storyboard editor (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Alex Lovy .... recording director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Bill Getty .... sound director (unknown episodes)
Richard Olson .... sound director (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Jerry Mills .... camera operator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Ray Monahan .... camera operator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Norman Stainback .... camera operator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Roy Wade .... camera operator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Series Animation Department
John Currin .... background artist (unknown episodes, 1975)
Al Gmuer .... background artist (unknown episodes, 1975)
Bill Hutten .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Raymond Jacobs .... layout artist (unknown episodes, 1975)
Volus Jones .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Billie Kerns .... ink and paint supervisor (unknown episodes, 1975)
Ed Love .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Tony Love .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Fernando Montealegre .... background supervisor (unknown episodes, 1975)
Margaret Nichols .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Greg Nocon .... layout artist (unknown episodes, 1975)
Bill Proctor .... background artist (unknown episodes, 1975)
Vive Risto .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Jay Sarbry .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Evelyn Sherwood .... checking and scene planning (unknown episodes, 1975)
Dave Tendlar .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Richard Thompson .... animator (unknown episodes, 1975)
Robert 'Tiger' West .... xerographer (unknown episodes, 1975)
John Ahern .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Ed Barge .... animation supervisor (unknown episodes)
Oliver Callahan .... animator (unknown episodes)
Lars Calonius .... animator (unknown episodes)
Rudy Cataldi .... animator (unknown episodes)
Jaime Diaz .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Jack Huber .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Homer Jonas .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Bill Keil .... animation supervisor (unknown episodes)
Richard Khim .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Lin Larsen .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Warren Marshall .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Mark Murphy .... assistant animator (unknown episodes)
Kenneth Muse .... animator (unknown episodes)
Tom Ray .... animator (unknown episodes)
Carlo Vinci .... animator (unknown episodes)
Xenia .... animator (unknown episodes)
Donna Zeller .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Series Editorial Department
Larry C. Cowan .... supervising film editor (unknown episodes, 1975)
William E. DeBoer .... negative consultant (unknown episodes, 1975)
Series Music Department
Hoyt Curtin .... musical director (unknown episodes, 1975)
Paul DeKorte .... music supervisor (unknown episodes)
Series Other crew
Frank Paiker .... technical supervisor (unknown episodes)
Crew believed to be complete

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Tom & Jerry Show" - USA (syndication title)
"Tom & Jerry/Grape Ape/Mumbly Show" - USA (second season title)
"Tom & Jerry/Mumbly Show" - USA (last season title)
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7 min (48 episodes)
Aspect Ratio:
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The character of Mumbly, the detective dog, was based on Peter Falk's Columbo.See more »
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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
My all-time favorite incarnation of Tom & Jerry. Can't get enough!, 3 August 2005
Author: Aaron Handy III ( from New Orleans, LA

Regardless of how many negative posts, criticisms, rants and insults of it that come out of the woodwork, Hanna-Barbera's 1975 version of Tom & Jerry shall always hold dear to me! To each his own...

I've been a fan of it ever since 1979, when they first aired locally in my hometown, N'Awlins, every Monday-Friday afternoon @ 3:30 on ABC (now Fox) affiliate WVUE-TV Channel 8, on The Tom & Jerry Hour. It was a mixed bag of T&J cartoons, theatrical (1940 to 1967) and TV (1975 to 1977). This was how I first learned of these made-for-TV T&Js from H-B. The theatricals were great, but I (being a child of the 1970s and a connoisseur of Hanna-Barbera's mid-to-late 1970s work) somehow grew more attached to the 1970s version. Sometimes WVUE aired the main title sequence from The Tom & Jerry Show separately from the 48 7-minute T&J stories, sometimes they aired the end credits.

I later read in Stuart Fischer's book Kids' TV: The First 25 Years that they originally aired in 1975 on The (New) Tom & Jerry/Grape Ape Show. I remember thinking, "Ah! So that's where they came from!" This is also how I learned of The New T&J's originally pairing with The Great Grape Ape, which I only discovered via repeats on ABC Sunday Mornings! (Yep, I missed out on the original run on ABC, and I had just come into it.)

I decided that the 1970s T&J was my sole favorite, and faithfully followed its exploits from its first local airing on WVUE to its re-airing in the 1980s on WNOL-TV Channel 38 (now a WB affiliate) and Superstation WTBS, which, on Tom & Jerry And Friends, showed 7-minute 1975 T&J cartoons framed in-between main and end title sequences! I also realize that a huge number of serious animation fans have and continue to liken New Tom & Jerry to New Coke, calling it a cheap imitation of the originals, and thus giving them a bad rep over the years. I don't think it's all the 1975 version of T&J so much; I think a great many 'toon fans have prided themselves on being hooked on the originals and declaring any version out of that scope as inferior.

Hence my web presence, The New Tom & Jerry Info Site @ , which I launched in March 1997, to show all and sundry that there was someone out there who took interest in them and, to a degree at least, put an end to all the bad press they've been getting. Until January 2004 (so far), Boomerang from Catoon Network has done the 1975 T&J's justice by showing them periodically on Boomerang Saturdays (1976, 1977 and 1978). They neglected to show them in April 2004 during the weekly Friday T&J marathons; they seem to be limited to the 1940-67 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer theatricals, Filmation's 1980-82 version (The Tom & Jerry Comedy Show) and that 1990-93 Fox revival Tom & Jerry Kids (that gray stripe between Tom's eyes was not his best feature, IMHO!). But CN more than made up for this with the addition of the 1975 T&Js to their rotation in May 2005.

Like I said, to each his own. Everyone here has his/her favorite version of Tom & Jerry; mine is and shall forever remain H-B's "black sheep" 1975 made-for-TV version. Just because a Tom & Jerry cartoon, be it old or new, is nonviolent does not mean it cannot be watched and enjoyed. (I mean, check out the sports-themed New T&Js! And Spike! And Hoyt Curtin's jazzy underscore!)

So, if you will, sing along!!!

Set your dial for a while! Have a laugh, wear a smile! It's The Tom & Jerry Show! You'll begin with a grin When you first tune us in On The Tom & Jerry Show!

Introducing that world-famous cat...Tom! And that magnificent mouse...Jerry!

(instrumental solo)

Lots of zing, lots to sing! Everything's gonna swing! So, get ready - here we go! Big or small, short or tall, You will all have a ball On The Tom & Jerry Show!

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