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The Powerpuff Girls 

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Three super-powered little girls constantly save the world (or at least the city of Townsville) from monsters, would-be conquerers and a few other gross things.
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Cathy Cavadini ...  Blossom / ... 78 episodes, 1998-2004
Tom Kenny ...  Narrator / ... 78 episodes, 1998-2004
Elizabeth Daily ...  Buttercup / ... 78 episodes, 1998-2004
Tara Strong ...  Bubbles / ... 78 episodes, 1998-2004
Tom Kane ...  Professor / ... 71 episodes, 1998-2004
Roger Jackson ...  Mojo Jojo / ... 44 episodes, 1998-2004
Jennifer Hale ...  Ms. Keane / ... 39 episodes, 1998-2004
Jennifer Martin Jennifer Martin ...  Ms. Bellum / ... 36 episodes, 1998-2004
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Storyline

The straight-laced Prof. Utonium's attempt to create perfect little girls accidentally includes "Chemical X", resulting in take-charge red-head Blossom, blonde sweety-pie Bubbles and ready-to-fight brunette Buttercup. These flying, super-strong, karate-chopping girls with the occasional heat vision race into action to save the city of Townsville (and, we're told, the world) from all sorts of crimes and creatures. Written by Ray Schaff -2-

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Saving the world before bedtime.


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Official Sites:

Disney Channel (German)

Country:

USA | Hong Kong

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 June 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Kick-Butt Girls See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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Color

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4:3
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Trivia

In the first episode, "Three Girls and a Monster," of The Powerpuff Girls: Three Girls and a Monster/Monkey See, Doggie Two (2000) Blossom orders the commencement of flight plan Alpha-Omega-Atari. When executing this plan, the girls race through the city and at one point form the Atari symbol with their color trails. In addition, the names Alpha and Omega are the names of the first and last gun turrets in Atari's classic arcade game Missile Command (Delta is the one left out). See more »

Quotes

Buttercup: [running] I'm using muscles I never even knew I had!
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Crazy Credits

On the first 4 seasons of the show (1998-2002), the closing logo used at the end isn't Cartoon Network's logo (as seen on Dexter's Laboratory (1996) and many others); instead, the 1980s "swirling star" logo (as featured on Hanna-Barbera cartoons of the time, except for an updated byline mentioning Time Warner) appears. See more »

Alternate Versions

Episode segment "Birthday Bash" of The Powerpuff Girls: Birthday Bash/Too Pooped to Puff was edited in the UK because there was a scene where the Mayor says, "I got the little bugger" when he catches a target. In the UK, bugger is considered a profane and obscene word, so the word was overdubbed with the the Mayor saying "I got it!", from an earlier scene. See more »

Connections

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Pray for the Girls
Performed by Frank Black
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A VERY sophisticated sci-fi cartoon since Dexter's Laboratory!
11 June 2000 | by Becca-37See all my reviews

Hey, Townies! Look, look up in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it three flying lollipops? NO!!! It's THE POWERPUFF GIRLS!!! We all cheer boisterously as the three tiny superheroines instantly zoom right over our heads, trailing a bright rainbow of pink, blue, and green! Ever since they first grew right out of Professor Utonium's trusty old mixing bowl, Blossom the sweet-natured leader, Bubbles the happy-go-lucky goldilocks, and Buttercup the scowling little tough-cookie at once assumed the great role as guardians of the cutest little city in the whole cartoondom: Townsville, U.S.A.! And just in time, too because there are also fabulous beasts and gloating villains totally hellbent on wreaking terrible havoc upon such a innocent land of our happiest childhood days...so just use the special hotline and it's POWERPUFF GIRLS TO THE RESCUE!!! Folks, this is no "My Little Pony" or "Rainbow Brite" or "Strawberry Shortcake" or anything like that, for this very cartoon is quite gritty and a bit mature for our wide-eyed young girls as the intended audience as well as being full of very clever humor, satire, and some REAL DEPTH that will really rake in tons of teenaged and adult viewers as well, regardless of their gender and species. So...THREE CHEERS FOR THE POWERPUFF GIRLS!!!


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