The Addams Family (1973)

USA, UK, 8 September 1974-22 December 1974
1 series, 16 episodes, average 20m
colour, 4:3
mono, English

An American/British animated fantasy television series. It follows the popular live-action comedy series The (1964-1966).

Premise

The further misadventures of America's creepiest family.

Episodes

Addams Family in New York (8 September )
Follow That Loaf of Bread (15 September 1973)
Left in the Lurch (22 September 1973)
The Boola Boola (29 September 1973)
The Fastest Creepy Camper in the West (6 October 1973)
The Mardi Gras Story (13 October 1973)
Aloha Hoolamagoola (20 October 1973)
The Reluctant Astronauts' Trip to the Moon (27 October 1973)
The Great Balloon Race (3 November 1973)
The Circus Story (10 November 1973)
Ghost Town (17 November 1973)
The Addams Family at Sea (24 November 1973)
The Voodoo Story (1 December 1973)
The Roller Derby Story (8 December 1973)
Addams Go West (15 December 1973)
The Addams Family at the Kentucky Derby (22 December 1973)

Alternative Titles

Die Addams Family – Germany
Addamsin perhe – kummituskaruselli – Finland
La Famille Addams – France
Az Addams család
– Hungary
Az Addams family
– Hungary

Sequel to
The Addams Family (1964-1966)

Sequels
Halloween With the Addams Family (1977)
The Addams Family (1991)

Remake
Addams Family Funhouse (1978)

See also
The Addams Family (1991)
Addams Family Values (1993)
The Munsters (1964-1966)
The New Addams Family (1998)

References

Books

  • The Art of Hanna-Barbera by Ted Sennett pp.180, 249 – article
  • The BFI Companion to Horror by Kim Newman (ed.) p.18 – credits, review
  • The Complete Directory to Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Television Series: A Comprehensive Guide to the First 50 Years, 1946 to 1996 by Alan Morton pp.8-9 – episode guide
  • Childrens Television Volume I pp.7-8 – article
  • The Essential Monster Movie Guide by Stephen Jones p.28 – credits, review
  • The Illustrated Vampire Movie Guide by Stephen Jones p.134 – credits, review