The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo is an animated television series, produced by United Productions of America, which aired for one season (1964 –1965) on the NBC network (usually on Sundays from 6:30-7:00PM Eastern). The television series was based on the original cartoon of the same name, with Jim Backus reprising the voice over of the role he did on TV: while doing this show, he continued with the prime time show Gilligan's Island.
Animated series featuring Jim Backus's Mr. Magoo character in half-hour adaptations of classic stories for children. Praised by both critics and educators, and well-remembered by fans, the program won a prestigious George Foster Peabody award in 1965.
TV Show Intro
Sound Effects Used
- DISNEY CASTLE THUNDER
- H-B ZIP, CARTOON - QUICK WHISTLE STREAK ZIP IN
- Hollywoodedge, Quick Whistle Zip By CRT057504
- Sound Ideas, BOINK, CARTOON - TIMP DOINK
- Sound Ideas, GUN, RICOCHET - SHORT THIN RICOCHET, BULLET 02
- Sound Ideas, HIT, CARTOON - BIG HEAD BONK
- Sound Ideas, PLUCK, CARTOON - VAROOP
- Sound Ideas, THUNDER - THUNDER CLAP AND RUMBLE, WEATHER 01 (H-B) (Heard once in "Noah's Ark".)