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The story of superhero The Tick, based on the popular comic book.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Patrick Warburton ...  The Tick 9 episodes, 2001-2002
David Burke ...  Arthur 9 episodes, 2001-2002
Liz Vassey ...  Captain Liberty 9 episodes, 2001-2002
Nestor Carbonell ...  Batmanuel 9 episodes, 2001-2002
William Newman ...  The Cape 3 episodes, 2001-2002
Charley Rossman ...  Cop #1 2 episodes, 2001
Maury Ginsberg ...  Officer Shapiro 2 episodes, 2001
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The story of superhero The Tick, based on the popular comic book.

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In a City filled with danger, one man stands in the shadows, waiting for evil to rear its ugly head, and feel the power of his superhuman noogie! See more »

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Krpelj See more »

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Budget:

$1,400,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(9 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Originally, Tick and Arthur were supposed to always wear glasses that covered their eyes, as they did in the comic and The Tick (1994), but that was dropped when Patrick Warburton was cast, because of the way he was able to use his eyes. See more »

Quotes

The Tick: Don't be an Adolf Quitler!
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Alternate Versions

An episode entitled "The Terror", which featured Tick and Arthur fighting a 112-year-old villain, was slated to air in the first season, but for some reason it wasn't. (This episode is, however, on the DVD collection) See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Flash: Fast Enough (2015) See more »

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Utterly hilarious...why can't more TV shows be this good?
2 December 2003 | by tywebbSee all my reviews

Every aspect of this show shines - The writing, casting, directing and comic timing raise this series to a level of quality that few other TV shows have been able to achieve in recent years. Especially Patrick Warburton as the Tick is perfectly cast.

Unfortunately, it only ran for one season - A reflection of the dismal state of TV programming these days. Fortunately, all episodes have been released on a 2-DVD set!

Do not let this gem pass you by...


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