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The Ren & Stimpy Show 

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Ren, a psychotic Chihuahua, and Stimpson J. Cat, a dimwitted Manx cat who goes by the nickname Stimpy, have a host of unusual adventures.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Billy West ...  Stimpson J. Cat / ... 54 episodes, 1991-1996
Harris Peet Harris Peet ...  Muddy Mudskipper / ... 22 episodes, 1991-1996
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Storyline

An intense, hyperactive chihuahua (Is there any other kind?) and a happy-go-lucky, empty-brained cat share bizarre and often repulsive adventures. Their experiences usually involve hairballs, filthy litterboxes, "magic nose goblins", sentient farts, jars of spit, outhouses, eating dirt, monkey vermin and any other imaginable disgusting substance. Written by Michael "Rabbit" Hutchison <rabhutch@spacestar.net>

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Animation | Comedy

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TV-Y7 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Nickelodeon [UK] | Official DVD site | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 August 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Ren & Stimpy Show See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(52 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Had the longest initial run of episodes in the series out of any of the original Nicktoons on Nickelodeon without it being revived after cancellation on the same network like Rugrats (1990). Doug (1991) had its sequel series on ABC in 1996. See more »

Goofs

Stimpy's Sammy Mantis disguise kit includes a "screw-on thorax" but it's clearly an abdomen. See more »

Quotes

Man-Eating Village Idiot: Thou doth possess a great wealth of ignorance.
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Crazy Credits

The credits for voice actors are listed as "The Players", rather than "Voices" or "Featuring the Voices Of." See more »

Connections

Follows Big House Blues (1990) See more »

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A Night On Bald Mountain
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User Reviews

Awesome! My Favorite Cartoon On Nickelodeon!
17 July 2001 | by dee.reidSee all my reviews

This is indeed my favorite show on Nickelodeon. It's about a hyperactive Chihuahua named Ren Hoek and his idiotic sidekick, Stimpson J. Cat, better known as Stimpy. The two have numerous misadventures, my favorite being the one where they visit there number one fan, Anthony. There are so many other good episodes but I can't remember all of them. It's a real shame though, that Nickelodeon took this off the air. I think they thought it was for more mature audiences.

I give it a 10/10


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