Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law: Season 1

Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law: Season 1

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Former superhero Harvey T. Birdman pursues a new career as an attorney working for a cartoon law firm, defending other animated stars from 1960s and 1970s Hanna-Barbera in this Adult Swim comedy series.

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Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Bannon Custody Battle

Roger “Race” Bannon fights his longtime partner in adventure, Dr.... More Benton Quest, for custody of Benton’s son Johnny Quest and Johnny’s buddy Hadji. Harvey represents Dr. Quest, while Vulturo is Race’s attorney.

EPISODE 1.2

Very Personal Injury

Apache Chief, the Native American member of the Superfriends, accidentally... More spills coffee on his groin. He sues the Javalux company, as the burn injuries to his crotch have diminished his superpower: the ability to grow to giant-size. Harvey represents Apache Chief, while Reducto is the attorney for the Javalux Corp.

EPISODE 1.3

Shaggy Busted

Shaggy & Scooby, while en route to solve another mystery,... More are pulled over by a State Trooper. Their natural gigglish and dopey behavior leads him to believe they are under the influence of illegal substances, and they are taken to jail. Harvey represents Shaggy & Scooby, while Spyro is the prosecutor.

EPISODE 1.4

Death By Chocolate

The Jellystone National Park bear, Boo Boo, is captured by... More federal agents, accused of being the “UnaBooBoo”, a revolutionary sending booby-trapped gift baskets and cookie bouquets to all the heads of corporate America. Harvey defends Boo Boo in court, while Myron Reducto is prosecution for the government.

EPISODE 1.5

Shoyu Weenie

A Japanese pop band, known as Shoyu Weenie, accuses the... More American rock band, Jabberjaw & the Neptunes, of stealing their song “Mochi Mochi” and calling it “Lovey Lovey”. Harvey represents Shoyu Weenie, while Reducto is counsel for Jabberjaw & the Neptunes.

EPISODE 1.6

The Dabba Don

Fred “Freddy” Flintstone: simple construction worker, or head of an... More organized crime family? Harvey’s on the case, trying to prove Fred’s innocence based on the theory of a simple bowling ball. Spyro is the prosecution, with the honorable Judge Mentok, the Mind Taker presiding.

EPISODE 1.7

Deadomutt (1)

A hot new lawyer, the Blue Falcon, joins Harvey's law... More firm. Everyone's excited to have, for the first time, an ex-superhero on the firm. But Harvey does nothing to hide his hatred for the annoying Dynomutt, who winds up jammed and mangled beyond recognition in a copy machine. Harvey is arrested, tried, found guilty and sentenced to the electric chair. Will he fry? Tune in next week!

EPISODE 1.8

Deadomutt (2)

Harvey is sentenced and sent to jail for five years... More after killing off Blue Falcon's sidekick Dynomutt. Hilarity ensues as Harvey is sent to prison for the crime he committed.

EPISODE 1.9

X, The Eliminator

When X the Eliminator sees Harvey’s picture in an advertisement,... More he remembers that he was paid one-million dollars to retrieve the crest on Birdman’s helmet…back in 1968. He leaps back into action, posing as X the Exterminator, but is heartbroken to find that Harvey doesn’t remember him.

Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law: Season 1 | Reviews

Decider

Decider

What transformed Michael Ouweleen and Erik Richter's series from a clever but possibly forgettable parody into a shining gem of Adult Swim history was its use of absurdist humor.

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IGN

IGN

If you're not a big fan of the other Adult Swim stuff, you still might not be a huge supporter of this either.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

It's everything we've come to expect from modern cartoons that appeal to adults and kids.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

With a voice cast anchored by Gary Cole and Stephen Colbert, this is a warm, gentle parody buzzing with nostalgia.

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Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law: Season 1 | Release Details

Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on TVNZ On Demand.