A winged superhero who gets his powers from the sun battles various evildoers with the help of his eagle sidekick Avenger.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Keith Andes ...  Birdman 10 episodes, 1967-1968
Don Messick ...  Falcon 7 / ... 8 episodes, 1967-1968
John Stephenson ...  Various / ... 7 episodes, 1967-1968
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A winged superhero who gets his powers from the sun battles various evildoers with the help of his eagle sidekick Avenger.

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Defenders of the universe


Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 September 1967 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Birdman & The Galaxy Trio See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (21 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

[repeated line]
Birdman: Must replenish my strength, my powers, with rays of the sun.
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Connections

Referenced in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) See more »

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How can people so insane be allowed to make cartoons?!
24 August 1999 | by Staack117See all my reviews

Ever notice that the least-fit people to do a job, are many times the ones in charge? I would sooner trust Charles Manson to produce a cartoon for kids, than the people responsible for this train wreck. Retro-fanatics delude themselves. There are no excuses for something like this. Budget or technology limitations never stopped many endeavors which had thought behind these. Birdman and The Galaxy Trio is a tragedy. It's as if the most mentally void people in the world came together to make an action cartoon, or a bunch of criminal-geniuses went to great lengthes to make the WORST CARTOONS EVER. I pray for the latter. I have learned through experience that it takes a lot of work and thought to make something intentionally HORRIBLE. One has to think of every mistake, and every flaw that would annoy viewers. Birdman and the Galaxy Trio is so chock full of 'plot' holes (the plots of each episode could be summarized in about 4 words) and oversights. The animation was terrible, even compared to Space Ghost or The Herculoids. There were too many cheap liberties taken because of poor planning and writing. Unlike Super Globetrotters, The Gary Coleman Show, or Mr. T, this stupid animated series has no redeeming value. While the above are funny to watch because of it's campiness, Birdman and the Galaxy Trio should be avoided like the plague. Never have I seen an animated series that could make so many people LITERALLY ANGRY at how poor it is.


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