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Garfield in Disguise (1985)

Garfield has one spooktacular adventure on the Eve of All Saints. He fashions himself a pirate costume then takes Odie out trick-or-treating to ensure extra candy. But when attempting to ... See full summary »

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Garfield has one spooktacular adventure on the Eve of All Saints. He fashions himself a pirate costume then takes Odie out trick-or-treating to ensure extra candy. But when attempting to cross a river on a boat, Garfield and Odie end up at a haunted house. Horror and hilarity ensue. Written by <[email protected]>

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The boat that Odie and Garfield use to get to the haunted house is named "Carolyn" - a reference to Garfield creator Jim Davis's first wife. See more »

Goofs

The vertical tooth lines on the skull on the hat Garfield is wearing, sometimes disappear completely. See more »

Quotes

Jon Arbuckle: That's not funny, Garfield.
Garfield: Then how about this?
[Makes a funny face]
Jon Arbuckle: Now that's funny.
[laughs, then sighs]
Jon Arbuckle: Why can't I stay angry with you, Garfield?
Garfield: Because I'm a cat.
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Lorenzo Music's name is listed twice under "Vocals'. See more »

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Followed by Garfield 2 (2006) See more »

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This Is the Night
Performed by Lou Rawls (as Garfield)
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One of the best Halloween specials available.
12 January 2012 | by (Warszawa, Polska) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best children's Halloween specials you could hope to watch. It is somewhat obscure and often forgotten about but it deserves all the recognition that the famous Christmas specials get. The dead leaves and dark night set the autumn mood while Garfield and Odie go out candy collecting but get into a spooky adventure along the way. I won't spoil the show but it involves a haunted house, classic Halloween fare all around.

There are a few memorable songs, good animation, classic Garfield humor, and a nice spooky Halloween setting. This is a perfect choice to show to children around October, it might even become a yearly tradition.


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