Two friends facing self-made problems where they try to solve them by using anything impossible and possible and their solutions lead to more problems, at the end the "problem" is fixed and finish off with their distinctive handshake.

Star:

David Nykl
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2018   2015   2014   2011   2009   2003   … See all »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Bolek i Lolek (1963–1986)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Two small boys travel the world, but seem to have trouble everywhere they go.

Professor Balthazar (1967–1977)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Television series for children about an old inventor.

Stars: Erik Schumann, Zlatko Crnkovic, Nada Agbaba
Lineman (1972–1991)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

When artist draws a magic line, it takes on a life of its own, becoming a silhouette of a living hot-tempered person. This "Mr. Line" wants more things drawn so he can enjoy himself, but the artist loves having fun on Mr. Line's account.

Stars: Carlo Bonomi, Osvaldo Cavandoli
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Every short surprise on a way only Pat and Mat can do.

Director: Marek Benes
The Great Grape Ape Show (TV Series 1975)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The tender, passionate relationship between a 40-foot purple ape and his wisecracking canine pal.

Stars: Bob Holt, Marty Ingels
Lucky Luke (1983–1984)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An animated series based on the European comic book about an American cowboy described as "The man who shoots faster than his shadow." Lucky Luke, with his horse Double Six, travels the Old... See full summary »

Stars: Jacques Thébault, Robert Ridgely, Fred Travalena
Don Chakku monogatari (1975–1977)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Animation | Family | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Little Swiss girl Annette's relationship with her best friend Lucien hits the rocks when he is accused of hurting her brother.

Stars: Keiko Han, Eiko Yamada, Osamu Kobayashi
Reksio (1967–1990)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The animated series is about the adventures of the dog Reksio and his animal friends.

The Ant and the Aardvark (TV Series 1969)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An aardvark tries to catch one ant without success.

Stars: John Byner
Chîsana baikingu Bikke (TV Series 1974)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Long ago, in a little Viking Village called Flake, young Wickie lives a happy life. His father, Halvar, is the chief of the Vikings, and would have liked a son a little more courageous. So,... See full summary »

Stars: Wolf Ackva, Harald Baerow, Ivar Combrinck
Krtek (1957–2002)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Adventures of silent mole who is his own master in this vast world.

Stars: Antonín Jedlicka, Frantisek Filipovský, Josef Hlinomaz
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
David Nykl ...  Mat / ... 1 episode, 1998
Edit

Storyline

Two friends facing self-made problems where they try to solve them by using anything impossible and possible and their solutions lead to more problems, at the end the "problem" is fixed and finish off with their distinctive handshake.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

pat | See All (1) »

Genres:

Animation | Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Czechoslovakia

Release Date:

1976 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

A je to See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In the Netherlands, where Pat & Mat are known as Buurman & Buurman ("Neighbor & Neighbor"), the show is not silent, with both characters being voiced by Kees Prins and Siem van Leeuwen. See more »

Connections

Referenced in De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #6.13 (2015) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Buurman & Buurman
29 March 2009 | by menschmachineSee all my reviews

In addition to that rather excellent summary, Pat & Mat are very well known in the Netherlands as 'Buurman & Buurman' (Neighbour & neighbor). At first they were broad casted in their original format (without speech), 49 episodes were re-broad casted in the early nineties overdubbed with ad-hoc voices provided by Dutch actors Simon van Leeuwen and Kees Prins. This added in no small way to the humor of the original series. For nostalgic purposes the original Czech title 'Aje to' ('that's all') was turned in to their payoff at the end of each episode.

The series has had a an amazing number of reruns. Buurman and Buurman still has numerous fan clubs on the internet. And in 2007 'Buurman & Buurman' was voted the most popular item in the fully packed Sunday morning show Villa Achterwerk, the best-watched children's program of the time. DVD's of all seasons are readily available and just now (march 2009) a 6-dvd-box with all 63 episodes is in the sjop.

To me the most amazing accomplishment of the series is, it appeals to all ages, which is quite uncommon for animation. I ran into a party in a dorm once, where Buurman and Buurman had a continuous run. And now i'm watching it with my kids, 3 and 10 years old, who love it as much as their dad.

The humor is very slapstick, and most of the fun is in anticipating the mayhem which is always a bit more over the top than you expect. Obviously the overall look of the earlier episodes is quite 'eastern Europe', and it's great this campy look has survived in the later series.


16 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream 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