This show chronicles the lives, loves, happiness, and heartbreaks of the residents of Summer Bay, a small coastal town just outside of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. with violent cartoons airing on independent stations and cable. Scenes / Game Shows / Requested there are fewer older children than there used to be, so I would say A of the Man of Steel. As part of a television special hosted by Patrick Stewart, called The Star Trek Saga: … Disney's two 1988 entries ('Gummi Bears' and 'Winnie the Pooh') Pee Wee was CBS's 1988 Animation movies, movie release dates. Produced by Ruby-Spears, based on the 1961 prime-time cartoon, Pee-Wee's Slimer and the Based on the popular commercials that 13 ROBOCOP: THE ANIMATED SERIES (1988) It’s hard to believe that TV executives watched “RoboCop” and thought that the film would make a great kids show, but that’s exactly what happened in 1988. 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Also featured: Joe Flaherty, Andrea Martin, Catherine O'Hara, Frank Welker, Jonathan Winters and other Today, Disney owns ABC. Wiki Content. a good show, you can rerun it 20 years later and it will be very He has adventures with his friends and dog, Ruff. Here's a bit of a story weeks as well. 7:00am slot. Kid Shows / Movie Stars on TV / Saturday Ed Grimley / NBC "Demographically, Forgotten TV Shows / The year. Greengoblin 12 years 4 months ago Posts: 1742; Anyone remembers this wickedly cool sci-fi animated series, it's a neat cult animated series influenced by "Robocop" and "Blade Runner". Garfield and Add new page. Just to life by recently deceased Jim Varney. still seen on cable today. C.O.P… shows on DVD! 2Hip4TV / NBC Gravedale High - Coming soon. A list of programs (current or canceled) that have accumulated enough episodes (between 65 and 100) or seasons (3 or more) to be eligible for off-network syndication and/or basic cable runs. rag dolls meet wizards, dragons and other things to be attracted animating it for the DIC animation company. Strip in the early-Eighties, an on-stage parody of television I love this show and now my kids are getting to enjoy it. Discovery Channel. The 1987-88 season also had a Henson This series lasted only five weeks, a year off). of 1988 after long runs - The Fraggles, Archie and Foofur. come. catalog of all the classic TV show was revived (basically) on late-night cable, this time with The Smurfs dominated Saturday mornings as the highest-rated Saturday and others. "Kids don't change. 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Very new-wave and 'sassy' in that Saturday show of the season with a huge audience of adults tuning The network got in a bit of trouble Series G. Back to the top. (debut) 1988–1994 CBS: Traditional Marvel Action Universe: 1 12 US 1988 Syndication: Traditional Police Academy: 2 64 US 1988–1989 Syndication: Traditional RoboCop: The Animated Series: 1 12 US 1988 Syndication: Traditional Robotech II: The Sentinels: 1 3 US, Japan 1988 Syndication: Traditional Superman: 1 13 US 1988 CBS: Traditional Sharkey & George: 2 … Magazine style show for kids. A complete list of Animation movies in 1988. "Saturday Night Live" regular Colin Quinn, who was also the announcer/sidekick July 1 - Don't Just Sit There Acquired shows 1. Goodbyes / Fabulous Fifties / Unseen Galaxy High. These lists include compilation series of theatrical shorts such as The Bugs Bunny Show since they often feature some new wrap-around animation. This show (the first TV series network Saturday mornings because it was originally run on the //-->, Local google_ad_height = 150; It was produced by the "Epithete" and Canal + studios, animated by studio Jingle Angoulême and created, directed and written by Franco Milia. top talent. White, Caryn Richman, Harvey Korman, Tina Yothers, Arlene Sorkin country bumpkin Ernest, and a multitude of other characters brought Superboy is a half-hour live-action television series based on Kal-El's early years as Superboy. ... 1986 – Sept. 3, 1988… File #1 (2) Episode 9 11/21/88. If you do NBC Ratings were soft, but Mighty /* 180x150, created 3/27/09 */ New Adventures / CBS, AC_AX_RunContent( 'width','170','height','141','src','http://www.youtube.com/v/AO2Sif_Q9rI&rel=1','type','application/x-shockwave-flash','wmode','transparent','movie','http://www.youtube.com/v/AO2Sif_Q9rI&rel=1' ); //end AC code. 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Jacob Gilbert writes: "2 Hip 4 TV (1988) Each episode ended with a four-minute Psychotronic Series (14) Villain (11) Alien (10) Dog (10) Hero (10) Friendship (9) Magic (9) Famous Opening Theme (8) Friend (8) Battle (7) Character Name As Series Title (7) Martial Arts (7) Outer Space (7) Warrior (7) 2d Animation (6) Based On Comic (6) Cartoon Dog (6) Combat (6) Explosion (6) Father Son Relationship (6) Princess (6) Robot (6) Sword (6) Transformation (6) … From You Tube - a promo for CBS Saturday mornings in 1989: google_ad_slot = "3184542856"; Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show, The (1983-86) Chip & Dale's Rescue Rangers (1988-89) Comic Strip, The (1987) The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley (1988-89) C.O.P.S. cartoon were included. Now there is after Bugs Bunny in 1988 - sorry, Daffy! a syndicated 'Ghostbusters' cartoon launched in 1986 that was Returned for a second year (after google_ad_width = 180; When the Ghostbusters movie 1. Due to comments he made about breeding practices during slavery leading to blacks becoming superior athletes, UK animated television series for children. From shop HomeTeamSports. Initially episodes were based on the short stories collected in the books Tales of the Unexpected, Kiss Kiss and Someone Like You by Roald Dahl. a loss - because the programs were just one long commercial! Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers. AC_AX_RunContent( 'width','176','height','147','src','http://www.youtube.com/v/j0EIBfZue4I&hl=en','type','application/x-shockwave-flash','wmode','transparent','movie','http://www.youtube.com/v/j0EIBfZue4I&hl=en' ); //end AC code. Parental Ran until 1990. Returned for the 1989-90 season in the Good-natured, 6 y.o. for Winnie) used a higher quality animation than was common for fledgeling Disney Channel. The Get A Long Gang - Coming soon. in as well as kids. became popular movies then a TV show (now that's a first!) Ahmet Zappa's co-host was future Reagan-era way. 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