The Adventures of Gulliver

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The Adventures of Gulliver
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On-screen title card.
Network: ABC
Production company: Hanna-Barbera
Original release: September 14, 1968January 4, 1969


Starring: Jerry Dexter
John Stephenson
Ginny Tyler
Allan Melvin
Don Messick
Herb Vigran
Producer(s): William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Music composed by: Hoyt Curtin
Director(s): William Hanna
Joseph Barbera

The Adventures of Gulliver is an animated American television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions for ABC's Saturday morning children's programming. It ran from 1968 to 1969, airing 17 episodes.

The series is loosely based on the 1726 novel, Gulliver's Travels.

The series follows the ever lasting adventures of a young man named Gary Gulliver, and his dog Tagg after ending up shipwrecked and on an island that is also the kingdom of Lilliput, which inhabits little people that Gulliver befriends. Some recurring elements include Gulliver trying to find his long-lost father, who is also believed to have ended up on the island, and the main antagonist Captain John Leech attempting to get a treasure map from Gulliver.

Production

Development

Music

The music was composed by Hoyt Curtin.

Episodes

Title Number Air date
"Dangerous Journey" 1x01 September 14, 1968
"The Valley of Time" 1x02 September 21, 1968
"The Capture" 1x03 September 28, 1968
"The Tiny Vikings" 1x04 October 5, 1968
"The Forbidden Pool" 1x05 October 12, 1968
"The Perils of the Lilliputs" 1x06 October 19, 1968
"Exit Leech" 1x07 October 26, 1968
"Hurricane Island" 1x08 November 2, 1968
"Mysterious Forest" 1x09 November 9, 1968
"Little Man of the Year" 1x10 November 16, 1968
"The Rescue" 1x11 November 23, 1968
"The Dark Sleep" 1x12 November 30, 1968
"The Runaway" 1x13 December 7, 1968
"The Masquerade" 1x14 December 14, 1968
"The Missing Crown" 1x15 December 21, 1968
"Gulliver's Challenge" 1x16 December 28, 1968
"The Hero" 1x17 January 4, 1969

Cast