The New Scooby-Doo Movies
The New Scooby-Doo Movies
September 9, 1972 ~ October 27, 1973
Villains
Creator(s): Joe Ruby, Ken Spears Genre: Animated
Run Time: 60 minutes Network: CBS
Scooby: Don Messick
Shaggy: Casey Kasem
Freddie: Frank Welker
Daphne: Heather North
Velma: Nicole Jaffe
Season: 1
The Ghastly Ghost Town September 9, 1972
Guest Star: The Three Stooges
When the Mystery Machine breaks down near The Three Stooge's ghost town theme park, the gang try to figure out who's been sabotaging the Stooge's rides and running away the tourists.

The Dynamic Scooby Doo Affair September 16, 1972
Guest Star: Batman & Robin
When The Mystery Machine breaks down (as is expected) the gang bump into smugglers (loading crates into an airplane), Batman and Robin, a little old lady, and a punching clown filled with counterfeit cash. A tip leads them to the carnival. . .where they find Joker and Penguin behind the kooky conterfeit caper. As is usually the case with these villainous villains, our heroes wind up in a funhouse hideout.

Wednesday is Missing (Scooby Doo Meets the Addams Family) September 23, 1972
Guest Star: The Addams Family
When The Mystery Machine gets stuck, the gang find themselves paying a visit to nearby residents The Addams Family. But when Gomez and Morticia mistake them as the new housekeepers, the gang end up looking over the Addams home -- and trying to find the missing Wednesday. But has someone kidnapped Wednesday or is the Addams home really haunted?

The Frickert Fracas (Scooby Doo Meets Jonathan Winters) September 30, 1972
Guest Star: Jonathan Winters
The gang accept Jonathan Winters' invitation to stay at Maude Frickert's farm, to take a break from chasing ghosts. But little do they realize that there's a phantom scarecrow running around the Frickert's farm....

Guess Who's Knott Coming to Dinner October 7, 1972
Guest Star: Don Knotts
When the gang stop at Moody Manor to get directions, they find themselves mistaken for Captain Moody's neices and nephews by an assortment of characters who all resemble Don Knotts.

A Good Medium is Rare (Scooby Doo Meets Phyllis Diller) October 14, 1972
Guest Star: Phyllis Diller
When the gang find a lost dog, they return her to her owner -- Phyllis Diller. They soon learn that Ms. Diller's house is haunted, presumably by the ghosts of her deceased husbands. But is it really ghosts. . .or someone trying to scare her into giving out the combination for her safe, which houses her priceless jewel collection?

Sandy Duncan's Jekyll and Hyde (Scooby Doo Meets Sandy Duncan) October 21, 1972
Guest Star: Sandy Duncan
The gang arrives on the set of Sandy Duncan's remake of "Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde" just in time to battle the werewolf creature who's trying to sabotage the film.

The Secret of Shark Island (Scooby Doo Meets Sonny and Cher) October 28, 1972
Guest Star: Sonny Bono and Cher
While on the way to the beach to go surfing, a freak rainstorm appears from nowhere. The gang picks up Sonny and Cher, whose car has got a flat tire, and escort them to their vacation destination -- which turns out to be a dilapidated hotel. As a thank you, Sonny insists on having the kids stay on as thier guests -- but fate decided that anyway since when they go to leave, it's high tide and the narrow bridge that they drove across is underwater. As he shows them to their rooms, the concierge tells everyone the story of the legendary Shark God. Sonny, Cher and the gang finds themselves stuck at the condemned hotel bumping into the Shark God and unraveling another mystery.

The Spooky Fog November 4, 1972
Guest Star: Don Knotts
The gang ends up in Juneberry (a spoof of Mayberry), where Officer Don Knotts insists that they spend the night -- in jail

The Ghost of Bigfoot (Scooby Doo Meets Laurel and Hardy) November 11, 1972
Guest Star: Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy
While visiting a ski lodge, the gang run into bellhops Laurel and Hardy, who attempt to help the gang uncover the mystery of the ghost of Bigfoot... but Laurel and Hardy are even more cowardly than Scooby and Shaggy!

The Ghost of the Red Baron November 18, 1972
Guest Star: The Three Stooges
The gang teams up again with the 3 Stooges, this time to unravel the mystery of the ghost of the Red Baron, who's scaring away all the crop dusting pilots.

The Ghostly Creeps from the Deep November 25, 1972
Guest Star: The Harlem Globetrotters
Scooby Doo and the gang team up with the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team again to solve the mystery of the ghost of Redbeard, the Pirate.

The Haunted Horseman of Hagglethorn Hall (Scooby Doo Meets Davy Jones) December 2, 1972
Guest Star: Davy Jones
To rejuvinate the tourism that's dropped off since the rumours of ghosts have circulated, the gang helps former-Monkee Davy Jones prove that the Horseman of his Hagglethorn Hall is a phony.

The Phantom of the Country Music Hall (Scooby Doo Meets Jerry Reed) December 9, 1972
Guest Star: Jerry Reed
Accepting an invitation from their friend Jerry Reed, Scooby and the gang arrive at the Country Music Hall -- but Mr. Reed is nowhere to be found. Yet his music echoes through the halls. . .

The Caped Crusader Caper December 16, 1972
Guest Star: Batman & Robin
In Batman and Robin's second appearance on this series, Scooby and the gang try to foil Joker and Penguin's attempts to steal a flying suit from a goofy scientist.

The Lochness Mess December 30, 1972
Guest Star: The Harlem Globetrotters
After seeing the sights in historical Boston, the gang is off to pay a surprise visit to Shaggy's Great Uncle Nathaniel. On the way they stumble upon The Harlem Globetrotters, who are picnicing and trying to rest up after a string of games they played around Boston. Back on the road to Uncle Nat's, Shaggy takes control of The Mystery Machine, and they begin to encounter ghosts resembling Paul Revere and soldiers of war in the road along the way. When the gangs get to Uncle Nat's, he reveals that the ghosts have scared everyone away -- and they're doing they're best to try to scare him away too. Soon the kids, Globetrotters and Uncle Nat begin running into ghosts all over the house. The following morning, everyone is on their way to a local cove when Uncle Nat tells them to keep their eyes peeled for a sea serpent that's been spotted in the lake -- subsequently Shaggy, Scooby, Meadowlark, and Curly encounter the the monster while scuba-diving. Fred and Velma come to the conclusion that there's a connection between the ghosts and the sea serpent, so it's up to Scooby Doo and his friends to find out what the Lochness Mess is all about. . .

Season: 2
The Mystery of Haunted Island September 8, 1973
Guest Star: The Harlem Globetrotters
When the Mystery Machine runs out of gas, the gang find their way into a seemingly deserted cabin where The Harlem Globetrotters are relaxing and practicing for a big game. Everyone decides to take the excursion boat to Picnic Island, but they soon disccover that the island is no picnic -- beginning when they see a life preserver on the deserted Picnic Island Queen that reads "The Haunted Island Queen." Suddenly the ship sets sail with nobody at the wheel -- that is meant literally when the gang discovers a pair of hands in command of the wheel. When the ship arrives at Haunted Island, they take refuge in a deserted mansion where statues come to life, books fly off the shelves, buzzards pop out of cuckoo clocks, and ghosts and secret passages are everywhere. It's up to the gang and the Globetrotters to figure out the mystery of Haunted Island. . .but will the Globetrotters make it back in time for the big game? And if they do, will they have the strength to stay awake?

Mystery in Persia (Scooby Doo Meets Jeannie) September 15, 1973
Guest Star: Jeannie
When the gang runs into Jeannie and Babu, they end up making a detour to Persia to stop an evil djinn.

The Haunted Showboat (Scooby Doo Meets Josie and the Pussycats) September 22, 1973
Guest Star: Josie and the Pussycats
The gang gets lost on their way to the Tom Sawyer festival and wind up getting stuck on a dock near an old showboat, The Dixie Queen. Thinking the boat is abandoned, the gang decide to investigate and end up bumping into Josie and the Pussycats, who were slated to perform there. The band informs the gang that The Dixie Queen is haunted. With the ensuing storm, ghosts or not, everyone decides to take refuge aboard the ship and before long the ghosts of Captain Scavenger and Engine Joe begin to show themselves. . . With the help of Josie and the Pussycats, it's up to those meddling kids to unmask the ghosts!

The Weird Winds of Wonina (Scooby Doo Meets Speed Buggy) September 29, 1973
Guest Star: Speed Buggy, Tinker, Debbie, Mark
The Mystery Machine breaks down and the gang find themselves running into Speed Buggy and his friends. It's up to the two gangs to discovery the mystery of the winds that blow through the town that they've been stranded in.

The Spirited Spooked Sport Show (Scooby Doo Meets Tim Conway) October 6, 1973
Guest Star: Tim Conway
While visiting Velma's former school, the gang run into Tim Conway, who's coaching there. Now it's up to them to unmask the ghost of a former athlete who's running amok...

The Exterminator (Scooby Doo Meets Don Adams) October 13, 1973
Guest Star: Don Adams
Showbiz must be treating former Get Smart agent Don Adams badly -- he's been reduced to running the Adams Extermination Company. When he's sent to Horror Hill to eliminate the vermin from horror actor Lorne Chumley's mansion, the gang helps out, unaware of the dangers that lie within.

The Haunted Candy Factory (Scooby Doo Meets Cass Elliot) October 20, 1973
Guest Star: "Mama" Cass Elliot
Answering the cries of The Mamas and the Papas singer Cass Elliot, the gang find themselves trying to unmask the green globs who are running amok in her candy factory.

The Haunted Carnival (Scooby Doo Meets Dick Van Dyke) October 27, 1973
Guest Star: Dick Van Dyke
The gang takes a trip to the carnival to escape their ghost-chasing troubles, only to find Dick Van Dyke owns and operates the park. . .which is haunted.