Best cartoons growing upby orr-denise | created - 16 Sep 2012 | updated - 16 Sep 2012 | Public
They don't make cartoons like they used to. These are all my favorites and I wish they would make them on DVD instead of VHS so I could enjoy them with my kids.
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1. CBS Storybreak (1984– )
TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Family
30-minute animated series, each episode telling a different beloved childrens story.
Amazing series that really stuck with me.
2. The Littles (1983– )
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure
Animated series about a 13-year-old boy named Henry Bigg who goes on vacation and finds mouse-like creatures in his suitcase called Littles. There's a whole family of Littles. William and ... See full summary »
6. The Care Bears Family (1985–1988)
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
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.
Junior's Octopuppy/The Shape of Snorks to Come
TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Allstar explains to his Uncle Gallio about the time when Occy was Junior's pet octopus. / A seaquake sends Junior fifty years into the future.
14. Kissyfur (1985– )
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation
The adventures of Gus and Kissyfur, a father and son bear duo who had joined the circus. Kissyfur and his father use the skills they have acquired from the human world to create a boat tour... See full summary »
15. She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985–1987)
TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Princess Adora raises her magic sword and becomes She-Ra, the most powerful woman in the universe, to aid her friends in defeating the Evil Horde so their planet Etheria can be free.
16. He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983–1985)
TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
The most powerful man in the universe, He-Man, goes against the evil forces of Skeletor to save the planet Eternia and to protect the secrets of Castle Grayskull.
17. The Pound Puppies (1985 TV Movie)
A female dog from a wealthy family named Violet Vanderfeller is picked up and taken to the city pound, where she meets the gang and discovers their mission of uniting themselves up with ... See full summary »
18. Schoolhouse Rock! (1973–2009)
TV-Y | 3 min | Animation, Family, Musical
A series of shorts illustrating various songs that teach multiplication tables, grammar, science, American history, computers, economics, and environmentalism.
24. The Smurfs (1981–1990)
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
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.
29. The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries (1984–1985)
TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
An updated version of the classic Hannah-Barbera mystery cartoon. The story for this series is about the same as for the older series, with one major change: the Mystery Machine gang is now... See full summary »
30. The Flight of Dragons (1982 Video)
Passed | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A young Boston writer goes back in time into an era where wizards and dragon reign and science is just barely known.