Hanna and Barbera came up with some really weird stuff. A giant Purple Gorilla and a Kung-Fu dog have spent decades in hiding, but they will return in their full glory on DVD with the complete series releases of Magilla Gorilla and Hong Kong Phooey (Number One Super Guy).
Magilla Gorilla: The Complete Series follow the adventures of Magilla Gorilla as his owner, Mr. Peebles, struggles to rid himself of this clumsy, yellow gorilla. Watch the desperate measures Mr. Peebles takes to sell or giveaway Magilla in this hysterical comedy series. The set comes with an introduction with Jerry Eisenberg and some vintage behinds the scens footage.
Hong Kong Phooey: The Complete Series will keep fans at the edge of their seats with the action packed story of Penrod “Penry” Pooch and his sidekick, Spot. With a swift “bong of a gong” the mild mannered janitor, Pooch, quickly transforms into a crime fighting, kung fu, karate chopping, martial arts master known as Hong Kong Phooey. Ride along in the Phooeymobile and experience this classic comedy all over again with over 5 hours of your favorite episodes and a variety of bonus features including special commentary from the producer and a never before seen documentary.
Magilla is priced at $44.98 and Phooey goes for $26.99. They both arrive on July 11th.