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Crumhorn Strikes Back is the first episode in the tenth and final series of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV show "Danger Mouse" that was broadcasted on ITV in the UK on 6th February 1992.


Dangermouse and Penfold are taking a holiday in New York provided by the nice folks at the FBI. Doctor Augustus P. Crumhorn III takes the opportunity to get his revenge on Dangermouse by swallowing his transformation pills and posing as a terminally cute young girl who claims her father has been kidnapped.

Background Music Cues[]

Voice Cast[]

  • David Jason as Dangermouse and the Narrator.
  • Terry Scott as Penfold.
  • Edward Kelsey as Colonel K.
  • Jimmy Hibbert as as Dr. Crumhorn and the cute young girl.


  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey, Brian Trueman and Jimmy Hibbert.
  • Original Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Richie Close.
  • Storyline and Written by Brian Trueman.
  • Storyboard by Keith Scoble and Alistair Graham.
  • Department Head of Layout: Ben Turner.
  • Layout by Andy Roper, Jon Doyle, Paul Salmon and Steve Simpson.
  • Animation Director: Jean Scott.
  • Assistant Animation Director: John Offord.
  • Animated by Phil Morris, Denise Heywood, Alistair Fell, Adrian Bell, Les Brooksbank,
    Mair Thomas, Joe McCafferi, David Bowers and Mike Eames.
  • Department Head of Backgrounds: Ben Turner.
  • Backgrounds by Beverly Bush, Maggie Riley, Weston Samuels and Philip Jackson.
  • Special Effects by Garry Owen, Jackie Mitchell and Roy Huckerby.
  • Xerox by Tony McAleese, Joan Simmons and Don Geering.
  • Department Head of Paint and Trace: Lorriane Thomas.
  • Paint and Trace by Joan Jones, Yasodha Huckerby, Sue Halliwell, Katie Nutter,
    Stefania Giani, Lynn Hardie, Andera Hough, Gloria Vassiliou, Karl Scoble,
    Joyce Flowers, Laura Cosgrove, Marie Dembinski and Mark Fulton.
  • Camera by Peter Kidd, Frank Hardie, Wendy Senior, Mark Sutton and Phil Atack.
  • Video Line Test by Phil Atack and Lesley White.
  • Editing by Zyggy Markiewicz.
  • Assistant Editor: Bob Ashton.
  • Dubbing Mixer: John Wood.
  • Production Control by Simon White, Phil McMylor, Andrew Bax and Sian Thomas.
  • Post Production by Chris Phillips.
  • Executive Producer: John Hambley.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Keith Scoble.
  • © Cosgrove Hall Productions 1990.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1992, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMXC' as it is dated in 1990.



  • Brian Trueman is credited in voice cast at the end, even though he voices no characters in this episode.