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Mister Ed 

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The misadventures of a wisecracking talking horse and his human owner.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Mister Ed ...  Himself 145 episodes, 1961-1966
Alan Young ...  Wilbur Post / ... 144 episodes, 1961-1966
Connie Hines ...  Carol Post 144 episodes, 1961-1966
Edna Skinner ...  Kay Addison 86 episodes, 1961-1964
Larry Keating ...  Roger Addison 81 episodes, 1961-1963
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Storyline

Mister Ed is a horse who is owned by Wilbur Post. Mister Ed is not just any horse, he talks to Wilbur. But this gets Wilbur in all kinds of trouble because Mister Ed won't talk to anyone else, so Carol, Wilbur's wife, thinks that Wilbur loves Mister Ed more then he loves her, because he spends so much time with Mister Ed. Mister Ed also talks on the telephone and goes out of his barn to cause mischief, for which Wilbur gets blamed. Written by Katie <Katie185@aol.com>

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 1961 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wilber Pope and Mister Ed See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(143 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The horse that played Mr. Ed is said to have died in 1979 at the age of thirty, thirty-three, or thirty-four (depending on the source). Other, equally reputable sources, give the horse's date of death as 1968, 1973, and 1974. See more »

Quotes

Wilbur Post: Ed, I told you not to spy on our new neighbors.
Mister Ed: I'm not spying, I'm just exercising my eyes!
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Crazy Credits

Mister Ed as Himself See more »

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Outlaw of Gor (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Mister Ed
(title song)
Written by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Sung by Jay Livingston
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A great sitcom that is not as silly as the premise may seem
5 January 2004 | by Kind67See all my reviews

Mr. Ed has the reputation of being a silly sitcom that is mainly for children which is probably due to the story centering on a horse that speaks English. However, I consider myself a person with sophisticated tastes and I adore this sitcom and consider it one of the greatest sitcoms ever. The writing is sophisticated and witty. The interplay between all the characters is hilarious and the performances are uniformly marvelous. I think that Allan (Rocky) Lane (Mr. Ed's voice), and Larry Keating, are particularly underrated in this sitcom. Alan Young is also outstanding and his comic mannerisms are a sight to behold--he is very similar to John Ritter with his wonderful combination of slapstick comedic flair and appealing personality. The fights between Wilbur and his wife are especially well-written and performed. A truly special sitcom that has never received its due credit--especially for the writing.


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