Dennis the Menace (1959-1963) TV Series poster and comic book cover compared.

Dennis the Menace

Charles Barton, William D. Russell, Don Taylor, Jeffrey Hayden, 1959-1963

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Dennis the Menace
Hank Ketcham, 1951

Dennis the Menace is a TV series directed by Charles Barton, William D. Russell, Don Taylor and Jeffrey Hayden in 1959 and based on the characters from the comic book of the same name by Hank Ketcham, first published in 1951. The TV series features Herbert Anderson, Jay North, Gloria Henry, Billy Booth, Joseph Kearns, Sylvia Field, and others.

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“The comic book is better than the TV series”

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RATING

7.1

/ 10

TV Series Poster: Dennis the Menace (Charles Barton, William D. Russell, Don Taylor, Jeffrey Hayden, 1959-1963)

8.1

/ 10

Comic Book Cover: Dennis the Menace (Hank Ketcham, 1951)

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Storyline

The series follows the lives of the Mitchell family – Henry, Alice, and their only child, Dennis, an energetic, trouble-prone, mischievous, but well-meaning boy, who often tangles first with his peace-and-quiet-loving neighbor, George Wilson, a retired salesman, and later with George’s brother John, a writer.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Dennis the Menace, the 1959 TV series by Charles Barton, William D. Russell and Don Taylor

Year

1959

Minutes

30

Movie Rate

7.10

Source: IMDb

TV Series

Dennis the Menace

Country: USA

Year: 1959-1963

Length: 30m / 146 episodes

Cover of Dennis the Menace, the 1951 comic book by Hank Ketcham

Year

1951

Pages

624

Book Rate

8.10

S: Goodreads

Comic Book

Dennis the Menace

Country: USA

First published in: 1951

Length: 624 pages

Genre: Fiction

Other screen adaptations of the comic book

Movie poster
Dennis the Menace (1993)
Movie by Nick Castle
Movie poster
Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (1998)
Movie by Charles T. Kanganis

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Which is better?

Poster of Dennis the Menace, the 1959 TV series by Charles Barton, William D. Russell and Don Taylor

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Cover of Dennis the Menace, the 1951 comic book by Hank Ketcham

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TV series

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Dennis the Menace, the 1959 TV series by Charles Barton, William D. Russell and Don Taylor

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Yes

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11% No

8 votes

1 votes

comic book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of Dennis the Menace, the 1951 comic book by Hank Ketcham

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36% No

7 votes

4 votes

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