Magnificent Muttley

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Magnificent Muttley
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On-screen title card.
Network CBS
Production company Hanna-Barbera
Distributor Taft Broadcasting
Original release September 13, 1969January 17, 1970
Starring Don Messick
Paul Winchell
Producer(s) William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Alex Lovy
Music composed by Hoyt Curtin
Writer(s) Larz Bourne
Dalton Sandifer
Mike Maltese
Director(s) William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Animation director(s) Charles A. Nichols

Magnificent Muttley is a series of animated segments as part of Dastardly & Muttley in Their Flying Machines, produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions for CBS' Saturday morning children's programming. It ran from 1969 to 1970, airing 17 episodes that spanned one season.

As a backup, Magnificent Muttley features Muttley falling to sleep while forced to do menial labor by Dick, subsequently dreaming of himself in some heroic adventure.




The music was composed by Hoyt Curtin, who was credited as music director.


Episode Number Air date
"Muttley on the Bounty" 1x01 September 13, 1969
"What's New, Old Bean?" 1x02 September 20, 1969
"The Marvelous Muttdini" 1x03 September 27, 1969
"The Bad Actor" 1x04 October 4, 1969
"The Big Topper" 1x05 October 11, 1969
"The Masked Muttley" 1x06 October 18, 1969
"Movie Stuntman" 1x07 October 25, 1969
"Coonskin Caper" 1x08 November 1, 1969
"Aquanuts" 1x09 November 8, 1969
"Leonardo De Muttley" 1x10 November 15, 1969
"Start Your Engines" 1x11 November 22, 1969
"Ship Ahooey" 1x12 November 29, 1969
"Admiral Bird Dog" 1x13 December 6, 1969
"Professor Muttley" 1x14 December 13, 1969
"Wild Mutt Muttley" 1x15 December 20, 1969
"Astromutt" 1x16 January 10, 1970
"Super Muttley" 1x17 January 17, 1970