Rocky and His Friends
Animated antics of flying squirrel Rocket J. Squirrel, or Rocky, and his dim companion, Bullwinkle J. Moose, and the two spies who always complicate things, Boris Badenov and Natasha Fatale, who incognito try to help Rocky and Bullwinkle then immediately put them in life-threatening situations that result in major cliffhangers. Also featuring more from Peabody and Sherman.
Last Episode02x71 Fifty Cents Lost or Get That Half … Aired: Feb. 19, 1961
Boris Badenov, that Dracula of the cartoon industry, lures our heroes into a conveniently constructed rocket ship.
Series Fun Facts
- This version of the show ran from 1959 to 1961, not until 1964, as is sometimes believed.
- In one of the various opening title segments which were repeated seemingly at random, Bullwinkle falls past an awning, above which is a banner where the name J. Wa (for Jay Ward) can be…
[show]In one of the various opening title segments which were repeated seemingly at random, Bullwinkle falls past an awning, above which is a banner where the name J. Wa (for Jay Ward) can be clearly seen. The same banner is gone a few seconds later when Rocky is catapulted past the same awning.
- The name of Rocky and Bullwinkle's hometown was Frostbite Falls, Minnesota.
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