Ho-wdy, my recently deceased Ho-mies!
What a fine Day-O it is for some carnivorous cartoon carnage! Today’s freaky funny shows that the dead truly are an animated bunch! On this strange journey through the hereafter, we summon our Ho-st… the Ghost with the Most! Say it once, say it twice, say it three times…
BEETLEJUICE! BEETLEJUICE! BEETLEJUICE!
Beetlejuice (1988) was a monstrous success at the boXXX office, so (super)naturally Warner Bros. wanted to capitalize on our striped scare-star’s popularity. What better way to do so than to make a children’s cartoon based on this:
Surprisingly, the cartoon works really well! It ain’t as edgy as the movie, but it’s everything a monster-loving kid could hope for! For all the little Wednesdays and Pugsleys out there, this show’s better than a bowl of Frankenberry with arsenic!
Let’s turn on the juice and see what shakes loose with the first episode of… BEETLEJUICE!