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About Us/ Site Overview/ Shopping from Amazon

About Us We love 'toons. This site grew out of our frustration in trying to find old great classic cartoons on TV.

CartoonsWithoutCable is the brother site of Classics Without Cable, originally part of As cartoon lovers, we realized that you didn't need cable with all the great cartoons coming out on DVD. The idea is simple. Play one episode a day as if it were on cable. Mix with other cartoons or shows, throw in an occasional movie, and voila! custom viewing for you and your family.

Site Overview

Use the menu on the right side of the Cartoons Without Cable home page to browse through the categories. (Click TV Toons to open the TV menu). Here's a brief guide to what's in each category:

Recent Releases on DVD

Recent Releases and Coming Attractions: The Archies, Cool McCool, Milton the Monster, Pinky and the Brain, DuckTales, Danger Mouse, and more.

Video Downloads (new)

Movies and classic cartoons you can watch in three formats on your PC  or TiVo DVR. Rent or buy video downloads (note: the PC version is DRM coded, which is Microsoft proprietary, and not currently available for a Mac). For more information, click any video and follow the links for more info and relevant posts. We suggest renting a $1.99 video to start with to download the player and determine system compatibility.

Classic Toons

Classic Cartoons on DVD: Flintstones, Jetsons, Magilla Gorilla and other Hanna- Barbera, Looney Tunes, Garfield, Rocky and Bullwinkle, Bobby's World, Pinky and the Brain, HarveyToons, Darkwing Duck, DuckTales and other Disney, and more.

Anime Toons

Japanese and Anime Style Cartoons on DVD: Astro Boy, Gigantor, Speed Racer, Star Blazers, Robotech, Battle of the Planets, Cowboy Bebop, and more.

TV Toons (click to unfold the menu).

New and Classic TV Toons on DVD: Ed, Edd, and Eddy,  Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Invader Zim, Danger Mouse, Count Duckula, Fairly Odd Parents, Futurama, Rugrats, Powerpuff Girls, Frim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, and more.

Tiny Tot Toons

Small fry favorites, but we love 'em too! Curious George, Dr. Seuss, Gerald McBoing Boing, Hamtaro, Rolie Polie Olie, Dora the Explorer, and more.

SpongeBob Squarepants

All things Bikini Bottom. Nautical nonsense with the Nicktoon gang.


Bob the Tomato, Larry the cool cuke, and the whole garden gang. A zillion adventures of wonderful whimsey.

Toons on VHS

Here they are on VHS. The Little Lulu Show, ReBoot, Eek the Cat, The Greatest Adventure: Stories From the Bible, and more.

Adventure Toons

Adventure and Sci-fi Toons on DVD: Jonny Quest, Clutch Cargo, Col. Bleep, Super Friends, Tintin, ReBoot, Samurai Jack, Justice League, Teen Titans, and more.

The Simpsons

Matt Groening's prime time triumph: A separate subcategory allows browsing in Simpsonia, while lightening up other categories (for Futurama, check under TV Toons).


Cartoon Network Toons on DVD:  Futurama, Home Movies, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, The Brak Show, and more.

How to Shop from Amazon

Click on the item picture or link. The Product Detail screen appears. Click "Add to Shopping Cart". You can edit your shopping cart at any time. To view the Shopping Cart, click the Shopping Cart logo.

To read more reviews do one of these: Click the "New or Used" link. On the New or Used page, click "Return to Product Information". Close the window to return to Classics Without Cable. Or: Enter the DVD title in the Amazon search box. Choose "DVD" from the drop down menu. Click "Go". Use your back browser to return to Classics Without Cable or bookmark the home page to easily return.

When finished, use the Amazon search box to continue shopping at Amazon or click the Shopping Cart icon to proceed to checkout. You can also click the Classics Without Cable icon to browse through classic films and TV shows using the same shopping cart.

New to Amazon? Search for any item in the Amazon search box. The product page will open. At the top of the page, click on "Your Account". You can quickly set up an account which will enable you to shop at the Cartoons Without Cable store and at Amazon.

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