The adventures of a family of Raccoons and their friends.

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Kevin Gillis
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Michael Magee Michael Magee ...  Cyril Sneer / ... 60 episodes, 1985-1991
Len Carlson Len Carlson ...  Bert Raccoon / ... 60 episodes, 1985-1991
Marvin Goldhar Marvin Goldhar ...  Cedric Sneer / ... 59 episodes, 1985-1991
Bob Dermer Bob Dermer ...  Ralph Raccoon / ... 59 episodes, 1985-1991
Geoffrey Winter Geoffrey Winter ...  Narrator 55 episodes, 1985-1991
Nick Nichols Nick Nichols ...  Pig One / ... 51 episodes, 1985-1991
Carl Banas Carl Banas ...  Schaeffer / ... 44 episodes, 1985-1991
Susan Roman ...  Melissa Raccoon / ... 43 episodes, 1987-1991
Sharon Lewis Sharon Lewis ...  Broo / ... 35 episodes, 1985-1991
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Storyline

In the Evergreen Forest, there is a group of raccoons, the most rambunctious being Bert. Their home is peaceful and beautiful, but also threatened by the greedy aardvark industrialist, Cyril Sneer, who wants to destroy the forest for his own profit. Together with some dog friends, Schaeffer and Broo, and Cedric Sneer, Cyril's sympathetic son, they work to oppose Cyril through their newspaper and environmental initiatives. As the series progresses, they eventually win him over as they find themselves allied against other environmental dangers and enemies. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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The Adventures with Bert raccoon and their friends in Evergreen Forest.


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 July 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rakuni See more »

Filming Locations:

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(per episode)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The creator is thinking about a revival of the series nearly 30 years later. See more »

Quotes

Narrator: This is the Evergreen Forest. Quiet, peaceful, serene. That is, until Bert Raccoon wakes up!
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Connections

Follows The Raccoons on Ice (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

Run With Us
Written by Kevin Gillis, Jon Stroll and Steve Lunt
Sung by Steve Lunt (1985-1986), Lisa Lougheed (1987-1991)
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One of the best cartoon shows ever
22 October 2001 | by pennylane114See all my reviews

The Raccoons and The Muppet Babies are the two best cartoon shows of the '80s, and there were a lot of great cartoons back then! I love this show because it's not some 30-minute toy commercial; it's a quality cartoon with great characters, great songs, and great plots. Like any fan of this show, I love Bert. He's just so courageous and his antics always give me a laugh. Cyril Sneer may come off selfish and mean, but he's really a very nice guy, especially with his son Cedric. And the songs in this show are some of the best songs ever made for a cartoon; they always fit in nicely with the plot and had that classic new wave sound to it (something that The Muppet Babies also have).

So, if you can find it, give this show a good watch. You'll love it!

Rating: 11/10


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