Beetlejuice is an American-Canadian animated television series which ran from September 9, 1989, to October 26, 1991, on ABC and, on Fox from September 9, 1991, to December 6, 1991. Loosely based on the 1988 film of the same name, it was developed and executive-produced by the film's director, Tim Burton. The series focus on the life of Goth girl Lydia Deetz and her undead friend Beetlejuice as they explore The Neitherworld, a wacky afterlife realm inhabited by monsters, ghosts, ghouls and zombies. Danny Elfman's theme for the film was arranged for the cartoon by Elfman himself.


Episode formula

Series run



Main article: Beetlejuice episode list

Home media releases

Warner Bros. released most of the first season of the show on six video-cassettes by December 21, 1993. On September 16, 2008, three episodes ("A-ha", "Skeletons in the Closet", and "Spooky Boo-Tique") were released as bonus features on the film's 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition DVD.

On November 5, 2012, it was announced that Shout! Factory had acquired the rights to the series and planned to release it on DVD in 2013. On May 28, 2013, Shout! Factory released Beetlejuice - The Complete Series on DVD in Region 1 for the very first time as an Amazon exclusive. They also released Season 1 on the same day to retail stores. Seasons 2 & 3 was released on March 18, 2014.




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Film: Beetlejuice

Television: Beetlejuice: The Animated Series (Episode list)
Music: Soundtrack
Video games: Beetlejuice: The Video Game
Home Video: VideoBeetlejuice videography

Theme Parks
Beetlejuice's Rock and Roll Graveyard Revue
Original Characters: BeetlejuiceAdam MaitlandBarbara MaitlandLydia DeetzDelia DeetzCharles DeetzJane ButterfieldOthoJunoMaxie DeanSarah DeanBernardGraceBerylSandwormMiss ArgentinaPreacherHarry the Hunter • Camper • Char Man • Ernie • Ferndock • Green Man • Janitor • Lost Souls • Magician's Assistant • Minister • Old Bill • Open Heart Surgery Patient

TV Animated Series Characters: Alex • Armhold Musclehugger • Aunt May • Auntie Em • Baby Sandworm • Barf Biffman • Barry MeNot • Bea and Nat Juice • Bertha • Big Gooey • Bully the Crud • Captain Kidder • Cartoonhead • Chester Slime • Claire Brewster • Count Mein • Deader Alive • Deady Eddie • Donny Juice • Doomie • Dr. Zigmund Void • Ed • Fleagor Flubbo • Fuzzo the Clown • I.M. Smallhead • Germs Pondscum • Ginger • Goody Two Shoes • Great Huge Baby • Great Huge Father • Grimdiana Bones • Humphrey and Hanna Scuzzymoto • Jacques LaLean • Jesse Germs • Judge Mental • Lipscum • Little Arnlow • Little Gooey • Little Miss Warden • Little Stinky • Mayor Maynot • Miss Shannon • Miss Sharpen • Mr. Big • Mr. Kane • Mr. Monitor • Mr. Silverfish • Mrs. Bugsly • Odeious • Percy • Pinky • Poopette • Poopsie • Porcupine Baby • Porcupine Mom • Prankenstein • Prince Vince • Prudence • Ramon

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Films: Bugs Bunny: SuperstarThe Bugs Bunny/Road Runner MovieThe Looney Looney Looney Bugs Bunny MovieBugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit TalesDaffy Duck's Fantastic IslandDaffy Duck's QuackbustersSpace JamWakko's WishTweety's High-Flying AdventureLooney Tunes: Back in ActionBah, Humduck! A Looney Tunes ChristmasLooney Tunes: Rabbits Run

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Animated films: Batman: Mask of the PhantasmBatman & Mr. Freeze: SubZeroThe Lego Batman MovieBatman: Return of the Caped CrusadersBatman vs. Two-Face

Animated series: What's New, Scooby-Doo?Tom and Jerry TalesShaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue!Scooby-Doo! Mystery IncorporatedThe Tom and Jerry ShowBe Cool, Scooby-Doo!Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs!

Direct-to-video film series: Scooby-Doo on Zombie IslandScooby-Doo! and the Witch's GhostTom and Jerry: The Magic RingTom and Jerry: Blast Off to MarsThe Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown!The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania!

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Theatrical: Quest for CamelotThe Iron GiantOsmosis JonesThe Lego MovieStorksThe Lego Ninjago Movie

Direct-to-video: Kangaroo Jack: G'Day U.S.A.!¡Mucha Lucha!: The Return of El MaléficoHappiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown

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