7.2/10
509
10 user 10 critic

Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures 

Mighty Mouse has humorous, satirical adventures in this short-lived Saturday Morning cartoon by Ralph Bakshi.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1988   1987  
1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

BraveStarr (1987–1989)
Animation | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A Native American marshal and his friends keep the peace on the frontier planet of New Texas.

Stars: Pat Fraley, Erika Scheimer, Susan Blu
Garfield and Friends (1988–1995)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Stories about Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into, and Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with fellow farm animals.

Stars: Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger
Ulysse 31 (1981–1982)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

To return home and restore his cursed crew, a great hero of space and his child companions must find the Kingdom of Hades against all evil opposition.

Stars: Matt Birman, Jacques Ebner, Claude Giraud
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The adventures of a superhero caveman and a trio of female amateur detectives.

Stars: Mel Blanc, Gary Owens, Laurel Page
The Transformers (1984–1987)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Two opposing factions of transforming alien robots engage in a battle that has the fate of Earth in the balance.

Stars: Frank Welker, Peter Cullen, Corey Burton
The Yogi Bear Show (1961–1988)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Yogi, a smooth, talkative forest bear looks to raid park goers picnic baskets, while Park Ranger Smith tries to stop him.

Stars: Daws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon
Dennis the Menace (1986–1988)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Animated series based on the classic comic strip by Hank Ketcham. America's most well-known little terror, Dennis the Menace, gets into numerous scrapes and adventures with his dog Ruff and... See full summary »

Stars: Brennan Thicke, Jeannie Elias, Marilyn Lightstone
The Care Bears Family (1985–1988)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.

Stars: Dan Hennessey, Bob Dermer, Luba Goy
Popeye the Sailor (1960–1962)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The continuing animated adventures of Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Swee'pea and Popeye.

Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel, Jackson Beck
Wacky Races (1968–1970)
Animation | Family | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The participants of an unusual car race compete around America.

Stars: Daws Butler, Don Messick, John Stephenson
Muppet Babies (1984–1991)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery.

Stars: Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien
MASK (1985–1986)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Matt Trakker leads a team of masked crimefighters with a fleet of hidden function vehicles against the forces of V.E.N.O.M.

Stars: Doug Stone, Mark Halloran, Brendan McKane
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Patrick Pinney Patrick Pinney ...  Mighty Mouse / ... 19 episodes, 1987-1988
Dana Hill ...  Orphan Scrappy / ... 19 episodes, 1987-1988
Rodger Bumpass ...  Moe 17 episodes, 1987-1988
Michael Pataki ...  The Cow / ... 14 episodes, 1987-1988
Maggie Roswell ...  Pearl Pureheart 14 episodes, 1987-1988
Beau Weaver ...  Sandy Bottomfeeder 11 episodes, 1987
Wendell Washer Wendell Washer ...  Chester P. Chieseler 10 episodes, 1987-1988
Janet May Janet May 10 episodes, 1987-1988
Charlie Adler ...  Bat-Bat / ... 8 episodes, 1987-1988
Edit

Storyline

Mighty Mouse has humorous, satirical adventures in this short-lived Saturday Morning cartoon by Ralph Bakshi.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

"Here I Come to Save the Day!"


Certificate:

TV-Y7
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

As Novas Aventuras de Super Mouse See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(19 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

A viewer notified media watchdog Reverend Donald Wildmon that, in one episode of this series, it looks like Mighty Mouse reaches into a pocket and snorts cocaine from his hand to regain his strength. Wildmon was disbelieving at first, but after investigating the episode and learning of producer Ralph Bakshi's background (e.g., directing the adult cartoon Fritz The Cat), alerted the media that this may have been intentional. Given the numerous other instances of risque humor and adult jokes in this series, a drug reference wouldn't be out of the question. Bakshi denies it to this day, maintaining that Mighty Mouse was merely smelling some crushed flowers and that the white jet leading from his hand to his nose was merely a cartoon "smell line" moving super-fast from the mighty inhale. The episode was immediately pulled from the rotation so that no one would see it. See more »

Quotes

Bat-Bat: Taste cold justice, you disreputable henchmen-types.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Comix Scrutinizer: Fog City Comics (2015) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
It saved the 80's cartoons
22 July 2008 | by a05102267See all my reviews

"The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse" was a a cartoon ahead of his time. During the 80's,most cartoons were basically made in order to sell toys, or were inspired in any cultural phenomena of the decade (real action movies, video-games, old TV-shows) and most of them weren't funny or interesting at all. And that's what makes this show great: It was exactly the opposite of those dull shows, that didn't have any personality or fun at all, using a more mature and complex sense of humor that made this remake superior to the original. The New Mighty Mouse not only had a better characterization and stories than most cartoons of the recent days, but it also had the wit and charm the many shows aimed to children would like to have. And yes, it have the strange elements that are common in the works of John Kricfalusi and Ralph Bakshi, and that isn't a problem, but only makes this cartoon better. "The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse" is a highly underrated cartoon, considering how it influenced in modern animation,something that is a shame.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 10 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed