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Adventure | Musical | Comedy
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Dodger must confront the struggles of life as he is visited by the Garbage Pail Kids and intimidated by some older bullies.

Director: Rod Amateau
Stars: Anthony Newley, Mackenzie Astin, Phil Fondacaro
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The misadventures of the feline troublemaker while the Catillac Cats gang have adventures of their own.

Stars: Mel Blanc, Donna Christie, Roger Carel
Mac and Me (1988)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC ?) trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a young boy in a wheel chair.

Director: Stewart Raffill
Stars: Christine Ebersole, Jonathan Ward, Tina Caspary
Comedy | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A boy discovers an incredible and gruesome world of monsters under his bed.

Director: Richard Greenberg
Stars: Fred Savage, Howie Mandel, Daniel Stern
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

After Dexter is confronted with robots who wish to "destroy the one who saved the future," he uses his time machine to see how he saved it.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky
Stars: Christine Cavanaugh, Eddie Deezen, Jeff Bennett
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The movie shows the origin of the Powerpuff Girls before the cartoon series. It explains why they were born and why they dedicated their lives to fighting crime and the forces of evil.

Director: Craig McCracken
Stars: Cathy Cavadini, Tara Strong, Elizabeth Daily
The Care Bears Family (1985–1988)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.

Stars: Dan Hennessey, Bob Dermer, Luba Goy
Hey, Vern, It's Ernest! (TV Series 1988)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Hey, Vern. Ernest is on Saturday morning. The series follows Ernest, and several other colorful characters having all sorts of wacky fun.

Stars: Jim Varney, Gailard Sartain, Bruce Arntson
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Ernest unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri.

Director: John R. Cherry III
Stars: Jim Varney, Eartha Kitt, Austin Nagler
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The island of Mata Nui must face one final threat from the evil Makuta: The Rahkshi. The only hope for the survival of the islanders rests with two Matoran villagers, who must find the seventh Toa and deliver him the Mask of Light.

Directors: David Molina, Terry Shakespeare
Stars: Jason Michas, Andrew Francis, Scott McNeil
Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A group of juvenile criminals is sent for vacation to Kamp Kikakee. The clumsy Ernest has to care for them, although he doesn't even know how to take care of himself. The other children at ... See full summary »

Director: John R. Cherry III
Stars: Jim Varney, Victoria Racimo, John Vernon
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Cool Cat is the Coolest Cat in the world and Butch the Bully hates him for it. Butch the Bully tries to bully Cool Cat and his friends.

Director: Derek Savage
Stars: Vivica A. Fox, Erik Estrada, Derek Savage
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Len Carlson ...
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 Patty Putty / ... (13 episodes, 1988)
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 Elliot Mess / ... (13 episodes, 1988)
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 Split Kit / ... (13 episodes, 1988)
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 Terri Cloth / ... (12 episodes, 1988)
(11 episodes, 1988)
Marvin Goldhar
(11 episodes, 1988)
Randall Carpenter
(10 episodes, 1988)
Stephen McMulkin
(10 episodes, 1988)
Sunny Besen Thrasher
(10 episodes, 1988)
Greg Swanson
(9 episodes, 1988)
Ellen-Ray Hennessy
(7 episodes, 1988)
(7 episodes, 1988)
Bonnie Brooks
(6 episodes, 1988)
Jeremiah McCann
(6 episodes, 1988)
Joe Roncetti
(6 episodes, 1988)
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"Garbage Pail Kids" was produced, and CBS implied the full season's worth of episodes were completed, but Action for Children's Television barred the program from ever airing because of blatant commercialism, though they never screened any of the episodes that had been made. See more »

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Version of The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987) See more »

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Garbage Pail Kids is a treasure for 80's cartoon fans
22 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show is the one of the most controversial issues in the late 1980s. Parents and teachers complaining that the series based on the popular 1985-1988 stickers were too gross and some say disrespectful to the handicapped. Apparently this is another case that people in 1987 overreacted to the GPK TV series. The show itself showed little or no resemblance of grossness as the cards they are based on. This show was made before the days of "Ren and Stimpy" and "Beavis and Butt-head" so if your looking for it to be gross, well does throwing slime count? Hee Hee! Fans of the Garbage Pail Kids stickers will not be disappointed. (unless they were wanted it to be gross) The series is based on five kids, Split Kit, Elliot Mess, Terri Cloth, Clogged Duane, and Patty Putty who can transform into the Garbage Pail Kids(in the first two episodes, later they start the episode as their GPK personas).

The show does not focus on the five GPK characters. In the beginning of the program they show a parody of a hit movie such as "Superman", "King Kong", "Jaws", "The Pink Panther", etc. Later we have parody commercials like the little brother volume control, or the robo-tattler. Also it features a small segment called a "Garbage Pail Groaner" where they make a joke or a pun and everyone starts groaning.

People who grew up in the 1980s and was bummed out because their parents made protests and complaints to CBS will be pleased. Most of the episodes are funny and yet some aimed at more little kids' stuff like going to Storybook Land and The Land of Odd (Oz). This is a great show. I do recommend anyone who just like cartoons to buy the DVD. It is a shame that CBS never aired, but at least they were nice enough to release the series onto DVD. Way to go, CBS!


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