“Davey and Goliath,” the beloved stop-motion animated television series about a little boy Davey and his talking dog Goliath, was created in the 1960s and 1970s and has had a profound impact on millions of people around the world for more than 40 years. Now, we welcome these quirky, wholesome characters back into our lives on DVD! Relive your childhood memories! Produced by “Gumby” creators Art Clokey and Ruth Clokey Goodell, “Davey and Goliath” provides a welcome alternative to other children’s programming. The series, newly refurbished and digitally restored for DVD, features moral themes, which today can be seen as timeless. This first Special 2-disc Collector’s Edition features the all-time classic episodes, “The Kit,” “Finders Keepers,” “Blind Man’s Bluff,” and ” Stranded on an Island.
DVD Bonus Material: “To the Rescue” – a Davey and Goliath 30-minute Bonus Special is a great summer camp adventure. “Oh Davey!…History of the Davey and Goliath Television Series.” The 60-minute documentary that was broadcast on ABC television and includes the history of Davey and Goliath, interviews with the original creators and special “behind the scenes” footage of the making of the all new “Davey and Goliath’s Snowboard Christmas!” Plus interactive Davey and Goliath Read-a-long by Scholastic Books.
Watching this DVD brought back memories of when I was a kid. Davey and Goliath are enduring pop culture icons. The stories are still timeless because children today still have the same things happening in their lives. The morals that these stories instill in children are still very important. This is a great DVD and its lessons are timeless for children of the past, present, and future.