DuckTales(TV show/series, 1987-1990)

| 22min per episode | Genres: Kids & Family, Animation, Mystery, Science-Fiction & Fantasy

Scripted Reality in 4 seasons with 100 episodes

DuckTalesRating: 3.8/5 (with 135 votes) 607
DuckTales is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and distributed by Buena Vista Television. The cartoon series premiered on September 18, 1987, and ran for a total of 100 episodes over four seasons, with its final episode airing on November 28, 1990. Based upon Uncle Scrooge and other Duck universe comic books created by Carl Barks, the show follows Scrooge McDuck, his three grandnephews Huey, Dewey, and Louie, and close friends of the group, on various adventures, most of which either involve seeking out treasure or thwarting the efforts of villains seeking to steal Scrooge's fortune or his Number One Dime. DuckTales has inspired merchandise, including video games, merchandise, and comic books, along with an animated theatrical spin-off film entitled DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp, that was released to theaters across the United States on August 3, 1990. The series is notable for being the first Disney cartoon to be produced for weekday syndication, with its success paving the way for future Disney cartoons, such as Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers and TaleSpin. The show's popular theme song was written by Mark Mueller. Also, Launchpad McQuack later returned to appear in another Disney animated series, becoming a mai... ()
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Awards & Nominations for DuckTales

Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Animated Program

About DuckTales

Scrooge McDuck finds his hands full at home when nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie move to Duckburg. Joined by their loyal pals Launchpad McQuack, Gyro Gearloose and Mrs. Beakley, the DuckTales gang never fails to deliver a wealth of adventure. Get ready for a fortune of fun with DuckTales!

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DuckTales Seasons and Episodes

09/10/1990Season 4 - 7 episodes
#1 | 09/10/1990Ducky Mountain High
Scrooge meets up with Glittering Goldie again in order to acquire land filled with golden trees from her. However, Glomgold also wants that land.
#2 | 09/18/1990Attack of the Metal Mites
Glomgold intends to use metal-eating bugs to wipe out Scrooge's fortunes.
#3 | 09/26/1990The Duck Who Knew Too Much
Fenton uncovers an international conspiracy to steal Scrooge's gold overseas while supposedly on vacation.
#4 | 11/05/1990New Gizmo-Kids on the Block
Fenton's mother accidentally shrinks the Gizmoduck suit, and the child-size suit ends up in the hands of Scrooge's nephews.
#5 | 11/17/1990Scrooge's Last Adventure
When Scrooge loses his money due to a computer bug, he and Fenton travel through cyberspace to get it back.
#6 | 11/27/1990The Golden Goose (1)
Dijon ends up joining the Brotherhood of the Goose, a group dedicated to protecting the Golden Goose (a goose that can turn anything to gold), led by his brother Poupon. Dijon "borrows" it, but accidentally loses it to Scrooge, who soon discovers its secret but then loses it to the Beagle Boys, whom Glomgold has sent to get it.
#7 | 11/28/1990The Golden Goose (2)
Scrooge, Launchpad, Dijon, and Poupon try to retrieve the Golden Goose from Glomgold and the Beagles before it can set off its transformations that can bring forth the end of the world.
09/18/1989Season 3 - 18 episodes
11/24/1988Season 2 - 10 episodes
09/18/1987Season 1 - 65 episodes
08/03/1990Specials - 1 episode

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 09/18/1987
Last episode released on: 11/28/1990
Appearing Characters: Duckworth, Doofus Drake, Bentina Beakley, GizmoDuck, Launchpad McQuack, Huey, Ma Beagle, Mr. Poe, Dewey
Creator: Carl Barks
Composer: Ron Jones
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Kačeří příběhy"
"My z Kačerova"
"מעשיות ברווזיות"
"סיפורים של ברווזים"
"Duck Tales - Avventure Di Paperi"
"Disney's DuckTales"
Keywords: cartoon duck

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