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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 April O'Neil / ... (191 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Donatello / ... (186 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Splinter / ... (181 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Raphael / ... (170 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Krang / ... (152 episodes, 1987-1996)
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 Shredder / ... (106 episodes, 1987-1993)
Jennifer Darling ...
 Irma Langinstein / ... (81 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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Trivia

The creators of this show are good friends with creators of the short lived Toxic Crusaders. A kid friendly cartoon version of the R rated Troma films The Toxic Avenger. Many times discussions where made to crossover the TMNT and Toxic Crusaders but as history shows, it never went into action. However the character of Trash-Head was the TMNT nod to their pals creating the Toxic Avengers at the time. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Shredder: You have a brilliant brain, Krang!
Krang: Of course. It's all I really am.
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Soundtracks

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme
Composed by Chuck Lorre and Dennis C. Brown
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! The original animated series!
26 September 2004 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series is one of My favorites of the 1980s animated programs. When it was on I watched it as much as I could! It has very good animation, cool characters, some humor, great music, and awesome action. The characters are really neat. All of the the Turtles are great, April is so good, Splinter is so spiritual, and Shredder is excellent. I loved how all of the characters have great personalities. In My opinion I don't think there will be a cartoon like this again because it was one of a kind! If you like the Turtles movies but never saw the series and are able to watch it on television or buy it on tapes then do so because the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon is a classic!


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