Produced by , Groovie Goolies was a of itself a spinoff of. I don't like to destroy childhood memories. One performed by the big three and the other by bands with names such as The Rolling Headstones and The Mummies and The Puppies. The show dealt with Sabrina's involvement with a band of monsters, The Groovie Goolies; a rock band with Dracula, the Wolfman, and Frankenstein; who scare people for their own amusement. In 1971, Sabrina was spun off into her own show. Each episode had two songs sung by such bands as the Mummies and the Puppies with Mummy Cass - get it? These were bland little pop ditties that had imagery designed to complement the monster themed song, and I really hated every moment of the songs.
There are also Bonepart the skeleton and the two headed Dr Jekyll and Hyde all voiced by Larry D Mann , as well as some lesser recurring characters. He is the nephew of Hagatha. Maybe you're smiling and nodding your head now, fondly remembering this classic cartoon from your youth. Storch did Drac, Fatso, and I think Hagatha the Witch, while Morris did Wolfie as a hippie, Frankie sounding like Boris Karloff, and The Mummy sounding like Ed Wynn. It first appeared in 1970 as Sabrina and the Groovie Goolies before becoming its own series in 1975 and then moving into syndication in 1978. He is the cousin of Mummy and the lead singer of the Mummies and the Puppies.
They lost their power to frighten by appearing in lavish color and in silly skits filled with slapstick and bad puns. They were a variation on Rowin and Martin's Laugh-In but with monster characters instead of a vast array of comedians. Buyer must pay for return shipping. However, you will notice that, unusually, I have not put contains spoilers. There are no spoilers as there were no primary plots. Great Addition to your Movie Collection! She also has a living broom named Broomhilda and is the aunt of Hauntleroy. Since its founding in 1983, the company has established distribution relationships with customers across a wide spectrum of retail channels which includes mass merchants, discount, wholesale club, office and music superstores, military and e-tailers nationwide.
There are those who rewatched it, I am sure, who managed to maintain a childhood attachment to the show. Condition: Good, Condition: Box shows wears, Discs, Cases, and Insert are in Very Good Used Condition. I was surprised to learn they only created 16 episodes. The Groovie Goolies takes place at Horrible Hall and primarily focuses on Drac Larry Storch , Frankie and Wolfie Howard Morris. Other people with connections to horror are involved, such as Forrest J. The Groovie Goolies, an animated collection of decidedly hipper versions of the famous movie monsters of yesteryear were paired with some new friends.
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The syndicated version became an anthology series, entitled The Groovie Goolies and Friends, featuring over 104 half-hour episodes. The series included minus the live-action sequences 13 shows , 17 shows , 24 shows , 16 shows , and former segments M. Personally I felt it failed the test of time. . There is some dust and grain, but not much. The Groovie Goolies were packaged with several other Filmation series in shared rotation.
After one season with Sabrina, executives decided that the Goolies were strong enough to make it on their own, and thus Sabrina and the Goolies both received their own separate shows. Never a critical success, the Goolies had appeal, reappearing in 1971 as The Groovie Goolies on their own solo show. At the beginning of each episode where the viewer is welcomed to Horrible Hall, Drac in his bat form would try to fly into the window only to crash into it. Meanwhile, a tip of our hats to this colorful collection of monsters that may have lacked in the fright department, but won our hearts just the same. By , Oct 19, 2006.
The three main characters were leader Drac, stupid but lovable Frankie, and hippie werewolf Wolfie. As for the songs… Well, when I watched the monster based episode of I was struck by just how good the Monkees track was… okay it was pop but it had aged well and was catchy. Contents: Disc 1: When I grow up ; Population party ; Lights out ; Goolie garden ; Monster trio ; Feed the ghost some garlic -- Disc 2: Frankie ; What's in the bag ; Goolie picnic ; Where you going little ghoul ; Gool school ; Save your good lovin' for me -- Disc 3: Darlin' Darlin' ; Shadows ; Witches brew ; Goolie swing. He would often become unraveled. They're very informative discussions, covering the creation of the series, the philosophies behind it, and the day-to-day operations of the show. The hyper-colorful series stars the residents of Horrible Hall; Frankie, Wolfie, Drac, Mummy, Hagatha, Bella LaGhostley, Boneapart and a wealth of other animated tributes to classic monster movie icons.
Only a third-party intervention prevented Hallmark from also destroying all the original Laurel and Hardy comedies! Some episodes make themselves even more grating by including a laugh track. Combined shipping is available on multiple items. Classic horror monsters were the stars, and given cute nicknames like Drac, Frankie, and Wolfie. I recall several instances where I sat agape in horror at how embarrassing the whole thing was. The songs usually have monster themes and are mildly catchy bubblegum-pop throwaways.