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H.R. Pufnstuf 

The adventures of a boy trapped in a fantastic land with a dragon friend and a witch enemy.
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Series cast summary:
Jack Wild ...  Jimmy 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Billie Hayes ...  Witchiepoo 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Lennie Weinrib ...  H.R. Pufnstuf / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Joan Gerber Joan Gerber ...  Freddy the Flute / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Walker Edmiston ...  Dr. Blinkey / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Sharon Baird ...  Lady Boyd / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Roberto Gamonet Roberto Gamonet ...  H.R. Pufnstuf 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Joy Campbell Joy Campbell ...  Cling / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Angelo Rossitto ...  Clang / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Johnny Silver ...  Ludicrous Lion / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Harry Monty ...  Various Characters 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Jon Linton Jon Linton ...  Various Characters 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Andy Ratoucheff Andy Ratoucheff ...  Various Characters 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Scutter McKay Scutter McKay ...  Various Characters 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Robin Roper Robin Roper ...  Various Characters 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Jerry Landon Jerry Landon ...  Living Island Tree 17 episodes, 1969-1970
Felix Silla ...  Polka Dotted Horse / ... 17 episodes, 1969-1970
The Krofft Puppets ...  Clang / ... 16 episodes, 1969-1970


A young boy named Jimmy has in his possession a magic flute named Freddie that can talk and play tunes on its own. One day he gets on a magic talking boat that promises to take him on an adventure. The boat happens to belong to a wicked witch named Witchiepoo, who uses the boat to kidnap Jimmy and take him to her home base on Living Island, where she hopes to steal Freddie for her own selfish needs. Fortunately Jimmy is rescued by the island's mayor, a six foot dragon named H.R. Pufnstuf. After Jimmy is rescued by Pufnstuf and his two deputies, Kling and Klang, his adventures begin as well as his attempts to get back home. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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Who's your friend when things get rough?



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Release Date:

6 September 1969 (USA) See more »

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(17 episodes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


After Sid Kroft watched a rough cut of "Oliver" upon a request from his friend Lionel Bart, he immediately decided to ask Jack Wild for the lead role in this show. See more »


Witchiepoo: With friends like you two, who needs enemies?
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H.R. Pufnstuf
(End title theme)
Performed by The Pufnstuf
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Childhood Memories Relived...
23 March 2004 | by cthuffmanSee all my reviews

This past Sunday I went to Best Buy and bought the complete series of episodes from this show on DVD. This show has brought back so many great memories... I can still remember waking up every Saturday morning at 6am and sitting in front of the TV until 11am and watching many shows...like the Superfriends, Hong Kong Fooey, Space Ghost, The Lost Saucer...and many others. BUT...this show by far sticks out more in my memories more than any other.

I remember seeing Witchie Poo trying to steal Freddy from Jimmy and PufNStuf and always failing in the end of each show. I remember the Frog with the sparkly pants, the Boyd's band at the end of each show, the Owl Doctor, Cling and Clang, the talking trees, the Vulture who Witchie Poo always hit on the head or nose...the monster with six arms...and many others... All of these creatures and people together put on half an hour of fun and laughs every Saturday morning for me...

If you have young ones, I HIGHLY encourage everyone who reads this to have them watch the series... I have two little boys, one 5 and the other 8, who are addicted to Jimmy Neutron and SpongeBob. This show, for them, has quickly become one of their favorites...as it once was one of mine. Their friends love the show too!!

Hope this helps anyone out there...

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