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The Four Tasks of Danger Mouse is a 5-parted episode in Series 2 of Cosgrove Hall's original 2D animated cartoon series of "Danger Mouse" that was broadcasted on ITV in the UK from 8th to 12th February 1982 and it was later broadcasted as a single episode on 3rd December 1985.

Summary[]

Penfold has been kidnapped by Baron Greenback, who forces Dangermouse to gather together four ingredients of an ancient spell for creating an invincible monster. They are: four hairs from a Yeti, a twig from a Witches Broom, a piece of the dreaded Fog Monster of old London town and two feathers from a vampire duck. In the middle of all this, another mission comes up, this one to buy a washing machine on sale for the PM's missus.

Plots[]

Background Music Pieces[]

Voice Talents[]

  • David Jason as Danger Mouse, The Narrator, Count Duckula and the Monster.
  • Terry Scott as Penfold.
  • Edward Kelsey as Baron Silas Greenback, Colonel K and the Fog Monster.
  • Brian Trueman as Stiletto, the Yeti and the Twig.

Credits[]

  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey and Brian Trueman.
  • Written by Brain Trueman.
  • Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Richie Close.
  • Animated by Robert Newman, Clinton J.Priest and Stephen Thomas.
  • Backgrounds by Malcolm Turner and Diane Wren.
  • Paint and Trace by Philip McMylor, Roy Huckerby, Peter Kidd, Monica McCartney and Andrew Wilson.
  • Editing by John McManus.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie and Wendy Hardie.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Brian Cosgrove.
  • A Cosgrove/Hall Production. © 1980.

Copyright Gag[]

  • Despite these episodes being broadcasted in 1982, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMLXXX' as it is dated in 1980.

Trivia[]

  • Recording date: 1980.
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