Motormouse (TV series)

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This article is about the TV series. For the character, see Motormouse.
Motormouse
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On-screen title card.
Network: ABC
Production company: Hanna-Barbera
Original release: September 12, 1970January 9, 1971


Starring: Jim Begg
Julie Bennett
Daws Butler
Bill Callaway
Dick Curtis
Marty Ingels
Casey Kasem
Paul Lynde
Allan Melvin
Producer(s): William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Music composed by: Hoyt Curtin
Writer(s): Neal Barbera
Larz Bourne
Director(s): William Hanna
Joseph Barbera

Motormouse, titled on-screen as Motor Mouse, is an American animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions for ABC's Saturday morning children's programming. It ran from 1970 to 1971, airing 16 episodes.

The show acted as a spinoff from Cattanooga Cats with the second batch of Motormouse and Autocat and It's the Wolf episodes. Despite not including the Cattanooga Cats segments, the shorts in between each segment are still included.

Production

Development

Segments

Music

The score was composed by Hoyt Curtin.

Episodes

Episode Number Air date
"Lamb Scout Cook Out / Catch as Cat Can" 1x01 September 12, 1970
"Wolf in a Sheep's Clothing / Catnapping Mouse" 1x02 September 19, 1970
"To Beach His Own / Paint That Ain't" 1x03 September 26, 1970
"Sheep Scene Stealer / I've Been Framed" 1x04 October 3, 1970
"Kookie Cook Book Cook / Match Making Mouse" 1x05 October 10, 1970
"Train Tripped / Electronic Brainstorm" 1x06 October 17, 1970
"I Never Met a Lamb I Didn't Like / Brute Farce" 1x07 October 24, 1970
"Bouncing Buddies" 1x08 October 31, 1970
"Channel Chasers / Ramblin' Wreck from Texas" 1x09 November 7, 1970
"Two Car Mirage" 1x10 November 14, 1970
"Alacazap'" 1x11 November 21, 1970
"Geni and the Meanie" 1x12 November 28, 1970
"Choo Choo Cheetah" 1x13 December 5, 1970
"The Fastest Mouse in the West" 1x14 December 12, 1970
"Cat Skill School" 1x15 December 19, 1970
"The Cool Cat Contest" 1x16 December 26, 1970
"Lights! Action! Catastrophe!" 1x17 January 2, 1971
"Follow That Cat" 1x18 January 9, 1971

Cast

References