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Pinky and the Brain 

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A genius mouse and his stupid sidekick try to conquer the world each night.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Rob Paulsen ...  Pinky / ... 65 episodes, 1995-1998
Maurice LaMarche ...  The Brain / ... 65 episodes, 1995-1998
Tress MacNeille ...  First Lady / ... 43 episodes, 1995-1998
Frank Welker ...  The President / ... 27 episodes, 1995-1998
Jeff Bennett ...  Baloney / ... 24 episodes, 1995-1998
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Storyline

A genetically engineered mouse (who sounds like Orson Welles) and his insane cohort make nightly attempts to take over the world. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 September 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pinky y Cerebro See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Series Producer Peter Hastings described the show as "a two hundred fifty thousand dollar inside joke on Orson Welles". The Brain was inspired by Welles, and frequently slips in tributes to Welles' work into his schemes. See more »

Quotes

The Brain: Are you pondering what I'm pondering, Pinky?
Pinky: Wha, I think so Brain, but - *snort* No, no, it's too stupid.
The Brain: We will disguise ourselves as a cow.
Pinky: Narf. That was it *exactly*.
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Crazy Credits

The title song is accompanied visually by the words being said superimposed on scenes with Pinky and the Brain in their Lab. See more »

Alternate Versions

The 'Nickelodeon Network' adds the 'Nickelodeon' logo into the opening credits on various objects. See more »

Connections

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Soundtracks

Pinky and the Brain Theme - Original Version
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Cute And Funny
26 August 2004 | by Ginger87See all my reviews

"Pinky and the Brain" was one of my favorite childhood cartoons. I used to watch it after "The Anamaniacs" on WB with my brother and sister. My favorite character was Pinky but my brother and sister's were the Brain. I think Pinky was so cute and hilarious. I also loved the theme song of this show.

My favorite part of each episode was when the brain asked Pinky "Are you pondering what I'm pondering". I couldn't wait to hear Pinky's response. My favorite episode was the one when Pinky and the Brain found baby superman. I also liked the episode when Pinky planned a surprise birthday party for the Brain.

I miss this show and occasionally watch it on Nicktoons. I give this show 9/10 stars.


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