Scooby Goes Hollywood
Studio: Hanna-Barbera Release Date : December 23, 1979
Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted

Synopsis

After years of being a star on Saturday mornings, Scooby-Doo tries to make a splash in prime-time.

Characters

Scooby Doo
(Voice: Don Messick)
Norville "Shaggy" Rogers
(Voice: Casey Kasem)
Velma Dinkley
(Voice: Pat Stevens)
Fred Jones, Jr.
(Voice: Frank Welker)
Daphne Blake
(Voice: Heather North)


Contains Clips From:

What a Night for a Knight (The sequences of Scooby chasing the frog and running around in the dinosaur exibit are reused.)
A Clue for Scooby-Doo (The scene of Scooby's diving suit being inflated and punctured to stop the villain is reused.)
Haunted House Hang-Up (The opening scene of the Headless Specter strolling through the mansion is reused.)
A Gaggle of Galloping Ghosts (The scene of Dracula warning the gang not to enter the castle is reused.)
Which Witch is Which? (The scene of the zombie chasing Shaggy and Scooby around the abandoned boat is reused.)
What the Hex Going On? (The scene of Scooby in the kitchen and then getting scared off by the watchdog is reused.)
Spooky Space Kook (The scene of Scooby and Shaggy eating peanuts together is reused.)
Mine Your Own Business (The scene of the miner being spotted hiding during a lightning storm is reused.)
That's Snow Ghost (The chase scene with Scooby and Velma on the logs running from dynamite is reused.)
Foul Play in Funland (The scene of Scooby drinking a milkshake in Funland is reused.)
Don't Fool with a Phantom (The scene of Scooby waving goodbye to the wax sculptor's house is reused.)

Milestones

  • The first ever Scooby-Doo TV special.

Trivia

  • Scooby-Doo's TV pilots are parodies of many then popular TV shows such as Happy Days, The Love Boat, Laverne and Shirley, Donny & Marie and Charlie's Angels.
  • During the sequence where Scooby envisions himself as a movie star the films Superman (1978) and The Sound of Music are parodied.
  • One of the songs, "Scooby-Doo, We're Missing You" is a rework of Hoyt Curtin's main theme from The New Scooby-Doo Movies. In addition, during that song clips from several episodes of Scooby-Doo Where Are You are used.
  • The end credits theme to the special is the closing theme from the Scooby-Doo and Scrabby-Doo series.

DVD

United States

Scooby-Doo Goes Hollywood

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 49:28
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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