Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990)

TV Short  |  Unrated  |   |  Animation, Short, Comedy
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 714 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 3 critic

Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince a boy that drugs aren't cool.

0Check in

Top 25 Trivia Items From the Last 25 Years

Here are some amazing facts and figures to deepen your appreciation of the movies you love.

See the full list

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3438 titles
created 06 Oct 2012
a list of 207 titles
created 14 Dec 2012
a list of 112 titles
created 20 Jul 2013
a list of 127 titles
created 12 Apr 2014
a list of 1234 titles
created 02 Sep 2014

Related Items

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990– )

Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990– ) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Darkwing Duck (1991–1995)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

When Piglet comes up missing his Hundred Acre Wood friends use Piglet's own Book of Memories to find him, discovering along the way just how big a role he's played in their lives.

Director: Francis Glebas
Stars: John Fiedler, Jim Cummings, Ken Sansom
A Muppet Family Christmas (TV Movie 1987)
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Kermit and his friends spend Christmas staging a surprise visit to Fozzie Bear's mother's farm.

Directors: Peter Harris, Eric Till
Stars: Frank Oz, Dave Goelz, Richard Hunt
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Follow Winnie the Pooh's adventures in the hundred acre wood.

Stars: John Fiedler, Jim Cummings, Ken Sansom
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Scrooge McDuck searches for a magic lamp that holds a genie. But an evil wizard is after it too.

Director: Bob Hathcock
Stars: Alan Young, Christopher Lloyd, Terence McGovern
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The Chipmunks compete with the Chipettes in a round the world race.

Director: Janice Karman
Stars: Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Janice Karman, Dody Goodman
Project: ALF (TV Movie 1996)
Comedy | Sci-Fi | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Captured by the Alien Task Force, ALF was rescued by two officers who found out that the project shall be canceled - and also ALF.

Director: Dick Lowry
Stars: Miguel Ferrer, William O'Leary, Jensen Daggett
The Smurfs (1981–1990)
Animation | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Smurfs are little blue creatures that live in mushroom houses in a forest inhabited mainly by their own kind. The smurfs average daily routine is attempting to avoid Gargomel, an evil man who wants to kill our little blue friends.

Stars: Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss
Muppet Babies (1984–1991)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery.

Stars: Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A quintet of teenagers work together to encourage environmentally responsible behaviour and can summon a superhero to deal with ecological disasters.

Stars: David Coburn, Joey Dedio, Kath Soucie
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The further adventures of Buzz Lightyear as a Space Ranger of Star Command and his comrades.

Stars: Patrick Warburton, Stephen Furst, Nicole Sullivan
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The original Muppet Show Pilot. The guests include the Seven Deadly Sins.

Director: Dave Wilson
Stars: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson


Cast overview, first billed only:
Alvin / Simon (voice) (as Ross Bagdasarian)
Jeff Bergman ...
Michelangelo / Dad (voice)
Wayne Collins ...
Additional Voices (voice)
The Dealer (voice)
Danny Goldman ...
Brainy Smurf (voice)
Georgi Irene ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Theodore (voice)
Additional Voices (voice)
Michael (voice)
Don Messick ...
Papa Smurf (voice)
Lorenzo Music ...
Garfield (voice)
Baby Piggy / Mom (voice)
Corey (voice)


Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince Michael, a teenage boy that drugs aren't cool. His sister, Corey, is worried about him because he's started acting differently than he used to. Many of her cartoon tie-in toys come to life, to help find her stolen piggy bank, ending up in the boy's room, finding Michael's stash of drugs, and also finding out that Michael was the one who stole Corey's money to buy marijuana! The various cartoon characters then proceed to band together, and take Michael on a fantasy journey to teach him the risks a life of drug-use can bring. Written by Anthony Pereyra {}

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Unrated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

21 April 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Astros do Desenho Animado Contra as Drogas  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

See  »

Did You Know?


This marked the first time either Bugs Bunny or Daffy Duck was voiced by someone other than Mel Blanc, who had died in 1989 shortly before production. Bugs and Daffy were both voiced in this production and subsequently in several following productions by Jeff Bergman. See more »


[Bugs takes out a blue block with a red button on it. He presses it and drops it on the ground. It turns into a time machine]
Michael: A time machine?
Bugs Bunny: I borrowed it from some coyote.
See more »


Spun-off from ALF Tales (1988) See more »


Wonderful Ways to Say No
Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Music by Alan Menken
Produced by Steve Tyrell
Singing Direction Janis Liebhart
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Cartoon All-Stars, where are you now in this troubled time of ours?
19 February 2002 | by (Ghostbusters World Headquarters) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this when I was 9-years-old and it blowing my mind- the fact that Alf AND the Muppet Babies AND Slimer would all be hanging out together was a truly amazing event in my life- perhaps THE most important moment of my developmental years.

However, I just recently realized that the show had an anti-drug message! It's subtle, I know, but it's there. My theory now is that all the "Cartoon All Stars" involved were just fulfilling their community service. Remember that time Theodore from "Alvin & The Chipmunks" got loaded and drove that school bus into a sidewalk full of people? Or when Brainy Smurf was indicted for his part in the magic mushrooms ring? Or when Tigger was caught BUI (Bouncing Under the Influence)? This was the result of their collective animated illegalities.

Anyway, my main question is: "How come I liked this so much as a kid but became a marijuana addict in college?"

14 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Showing this cartoon to little kids equals child abuse dandyoftheunderworld
I loved this movie! (It is late and I am kind of chatty, so beware, lol) AnyaAngel22
trivia is wrong... wrightm9
Does anyone remember what happened to Mikey's dope friends? PLCTheCd
Someone needs to upload this! Altpunkhead
where can i get this? boxdog
Discuss Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: