Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987–1996)

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The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends.

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 Leonardo / ... (193 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Michelangelo / ... (193 episodes, 1987-1996)
Renae Jacobs ...
 April O'Neil / ... (190 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Donatello / ... (186 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Splinter / ... (179 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Additional Voices / ... (175 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Raphael / ... (170 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Krang / ... (141 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Shredder / ... (110 episodes, 1987-1993)
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 Irma Langinstein / ... (82 episodes, 1988-1994)
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This show tells the adventures of four turtles who were transformed into humanoids by a strange ooze and were trained as ninja by a human martial arts master, Hamato Yoshi, who was changed into a humanoid rat, Splinter, by the same substance. Together with the intrepid reporter, April O'Neil, they fight against the threats against the world, like Shredder and Krang. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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As humans, Bebop was African-American and Rocksteady was blonde. See more »

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The turtles are often referred to in the series as amphibians even though they are reptiles. See more »

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Donatello: What kind of idiot puts his name on a death machine?
Raphael: An idiot with an ego problem.
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The Best Childhood Remembrance!
20 January 2003 | by (Queens, NY) – See all my reviews

I watched this almost all the time when I was a kid. Seeing the Foot Soldiers, Krang, Shredder, and everyone else was great. I can still picture it all. Too bad that it isn't airing anymore. At least videos are made, so you can enjoy the turtles all over again.


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