The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police

The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police (1997)

  • Genre: Action & Adventure, Animation, Comedy
  • Creator: Steve Purcell
  • First Air Date: 1997-10-04
  • Last Air Date: 1998-04-25
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 24
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 10 min.
  • Networks: FOX
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The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police, Sam & Max: Freelance Police!!! or just simply Sam & Max, is an American animated television series starring Sam & Max, a duo of private investigators composed of Sam, an anthropomorphic dog, and Max, a lagomorph or "hyperkinetic rabbity-thing." The show was created by Steve Purcell, also creator of the original comic book series. The series first aired in October 1997 on Fox Kids in the United States and YTV in Canada, producing 24 episodes and winning the 1998 Gemini Award for "Best Animated Series" before it was canceled in April 1998. With the exception of the first and last episodes, which each had a running time of about 20 minutes, each episode was approximately 10 minutes in length, and were usually aired in pairs.

  • Keywords: police, cat, dark comedy, based on comic, anthropomorphism, dog, rabbit, dry humour, based on video game, police precinct, cartoon dog, cartoon rabbit
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    The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 1997-11-08
    8 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1997-10-04
    24 Episodes

    The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The Thing That Wouldn't Stop It12 min
    Season 1Episode 2The Second Show Ever12 min
    Season 1Episode 3Max's Big Day12 min
    Season 1Episode 4Bad Day on the Moon12 min
    Season 1Episode 5Dysfunction of the Gods12 min
    Season 1Episode 6They Came from Down There12 min
    Season 1Episode 7Big Trouble at the Earth's Core12 min
    Season 1Episode 8The Friend for Life12 min
    Season 1Episode 9A Glitch in Time12 min
    Season 1Episode 10That Darn Gator12 min
    Season 1Episode 11Christmas, Bloody Christmas12 min
    Season 1Episode 12We Drop at Dawn12 min
    Season 1Episode 13Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (The Monkeys from O.N.C.L.E.)12 min
    Season 1Episode 14It's Dangly Deever Time12 min
    Season 1Episode 15Tonight We Love (Have a Heart)12 min
    Season 1Episode 16The Glazed McGuffin Affair12 min
    Season 1Episode 17The Tell Tale Tail12 min
    Season 1Episode 18The Trouble with Gary12 min
    Season 1Episode 19AAIIIEEE, Robot!12 min
    Season 1Episode 20The Invaders12 min
    Season 1Episode 21Sam and Max vs The Uglions from Outer Space12 min
    Season 1Episode 22Fools Die on Friday12 min
    Season 1Episode 23Little Bigfoot12 min
    Season 1Episode 24The Final Episode12 min
    • Harvey Atkin

      as Sam (voice)
    • Tracey Moore

      as The Geek (voice)
    • Rob Tinkler

      as Max (voice)
    • Dan Hennessey

      as The Commissioner (voice)
    Production Patrick Loubert Producer
    Production Michael Hirsh Producer