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The Bootleg Files: The Banana Splits Adventure Hour

BOOTLEG FILES 600: “The Banana Splits Adventure Hour” (1968-70 television series).

LAST SEEN: Bits and pieces can be found on YouTube.

AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: None.

REASON FOR BOOTLEG STATUS: It is a bit complicated.

CHANCES OF SEEING A COMMERCIAL DVD RELEASE: Not in its original form.

Contemporary children’s television is a fairly boring scene that offers little in the way of genuine fun for the young viewers. Indeed, some shows are so lacking in energy and personality that you can’t help but wonder if the programming is designed to narcotize the kiddie audience into a state of numbness.

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