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Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 

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A team of teenagers with attitude are recruited to save Angel Grove from the evil witch, Rita Repulsa, and later, Lord Zedd, Emperor of all he sees, and their horde of monsters.

Creators:

Shuki Levy, Haim Saban
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3   2   1  
1999   1996   1995   1994   1993  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Richard Steven Horvitz ...  Alpha 5 156 episodes, 1993-1999
David Yost ...  Billy Cranston / ... 155 episodes, 1993-1999
Ed Neil ...  Putty Patroller / ... 155 episodes, 1993-1996
David J. Fielding ...  Zordon / ... 151 episodes, 1993-1999
Paul Schrier ...  Bulk / ... 149 episodes, 1993-1999
Jason Narvy ...  Skull / ... 147 episodes, 1993-1996
Barbara Goodson ...  Rita Repulsa / ... 141 episodes, 1993-1999
Amy Jo Johnson ...  Kimberly Hart / ... 138 episodes, 1993-1999
Robert L. Manahan ...  Zordon 124 episodes, 1993-1996
Jason David Frank ...  Tommy Oliver / ... 119 episodes, 1993-1996
Richard Genelle ...  Ernie / ... 118 episodes, 1993-1996
Robert Axelrod ...  Finster / ... 118 episodes, 1993-1996
Michael Sorich ...  Squatt / ... 111 episodes, 1993-1999
Kerrigan Mahan ...  Goldar 110 episodes, 1993-1996
Dave Mallow ...  Baboo / ... 104 episodes, 1993-1999
Danny Wayne Danny Wayne ...  Putty Patroller / ... 98 episodes, 1993-1996
Tadahiro Nakamura Tadahiro Nakamura ...  Putty Patroller / ... 95 episodes, 1993-1996
Bridgett Riley ...  Putty Patroller 92 episodes, 1993-1995
Hien Nguyen Hien Nguyen ...  Putty Patroller 92 episodes, 1993-1995
Tatsuro Koike Tatsuro Koike ...  Putty Patroller / ... 90 episodes, 1993-1996
Romy J. Sharf Romy J. Sharf ...  Alpha 5 / ... 89 episodes, 1993-1995
Wendee Lee ...  Scorpina / ... 88 episodes, 1993-1995
Machiko Soga ...  Rita Repulsa 88 episodes, 1993-1999
Austin St. John ...  Jason Lee Scott / ... 89 episodes, 1993-1999
Walter Jones ...  The Black Ranger / ... 89 episodes, 1993-1999
Thuy Trang ...  The Yellow Ranger / ... 88 episodes, 1993-1994
Karan Ashley Karan Ashley ...  Aisha Campbell / ... 68 episodes, 1994-1996
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Adam Park / ... 68 episodes, 1994-1996
Steve Cardenas Steve Cardenas ...  Rocky DeSantos / ... 68 episodes, 1994-1996
Richard Branden Richard Branden ...  Putty Patroller 66 episodes, 1993-1995
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Storyline

Four athletically able teenagers along with their brainy friend Billy are selected by Zordon to fight the evil of Rita Repulsa, her monsters and her minions after the witch is accidentally released from imprisonment in an intergalactic dumpster on the moon. Later in the series, the rangers are joined by Tommy, the once evil Green Ranger designed for Rita's evil, but later was deprogrammed and spent two portions of the series briefly as the Green Ranger. Over time, some rangers had to pass their powers to others as well. Action scenes and scenes with Rita were edited from footage based on Japanese action sagas. Replacement villain Lord Zedd was designed in the U.S. Written by Ondre Lombard <piero@cyberverse.com>

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Did You Know?

Trivia

In the original Japanese footage, the Yellow Ranger was male. This is why the Pink Ranger has a skirt, but Yellow doesn't. See more »

Goofs

Often, when the Rangers morph, they reappear in a completely different location without teleporting/being teleported there. See more »

Quotes

Delphine: A journey into your heritage will always bring a rich reward.
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Crazy Credits

When the Alien Rangers appear to substitute for the Power Rangers, their episodes get their own opening credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

The pre television pilot version of the first episode, 'Day of the Dumpster', was shown on the Fox Kids programming block in 1999. There are several differences between it and the tv series:
  • 'Trini' was played by a different actress, Audri Dubois, and was completely different personality (and nationality) wise to the 'Trini Kwan' in the TV series played by Thuy Trang.
  • 'Zordon' was named 'Zoltar' and the image of his head in a tube was also blurred and somewhat pulsating.
  • There was no Juice bar (and hence no Ernie). Instead the Earth based scene took place in a bowling alley.
  • The Command Center's interior had different control panels and lighting.
  • The plating on Alpha 5's upper torso was notably larger and didn't have the familiar "lightning bolt" logo.
  • 'Flyguy', renamed 'King Sphinx' for his eventual appearance in the TV series, appeared in the episode to battle the rangers with 'Goldar'. -The Dinozords were known as Dinodroids'.
  • There was a Bulk character, but no Skull character. Instead there were three other bullies/punks alongside Bulk.
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Soundtracks

I Will Rescue You
Performed by H. Saban, S. Levy, R. A. Wasserman & R. Kenan
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An old classic almost lost.
14 October 2005 | by rggcandySee all my reviews

Being a child of... I forget, This show blew me away with what seemed great action and fx. Also who could forget dear old Bulk and Skull. Being older it still is fun to look back on and see how different it looks. It may look silly and cheap in the eyes of adults but to a child it just felt great. There wasn't much of a long plot going on which made it good as if you missed an episode it didn't matter, but saying that the zord changes were good and it made the show more interesting. When will people learn that a young child doesn't care much for plots, that has to wait for when they are a little older. Saddly when they made the zeo series, it would just never be the same. The new series tried too hard. Even as a child I never liked them. Maybe it was the new suits, I mean who designed them? And power rangers in space? It may have appealed to others but I think they should have stayed where they were. Simple enemies that would use the same techniques over and over. Make a monster that starts human size and then grow. And you knew that when they grow the show would almost be over. Oh and I must be dumb to forget the theme tune. I've check and they never made a slightly good theme tune again until this so call wild force series. This show was indeed a classic and I demand they stop making new ones and show the original again for the new generation.


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Country:

USA | Japan

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 August 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dino Rangers See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(155 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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