Western Animation / Henry's Cat
is a UK children's series broadcast in 1982-1993 starring Henry's Cat and his friends.
The tropes are:
- Added Alliterative Appeal: Mosey Mouse, Douglas Dog, Denise Duck, Ted Tortoise, Sammy Snail, etc.
- All Just a Dream: Many of the episodes take place in the hero's imagination, although there are are occasional instances of Or Was It a Dream?.
- Big Bad: Rum Baa-Baa is a comic example.
- Big Eater: The eponymous feline's gluttonous tendencies are frequently the motivation for the plot.
- Christmas Episode: Two of them - "The Christmas Dinner" and "The Mystery of the Missing Santa".
- The Comically Serious: Constable Bulldog.
- Cultural Translation: In the USA, HBO aired a version of this series with the narration dubbed by Dom De Luise.
- Dastardly Whiplash: Rum-Baa-Baa may not have the moustache, but has everything else. One variation of the show's end credits even show him doing the old train track routine.
- Grumpy Old Man: Farmer Giles.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: Henry's Cat and Chris Rabbit.
- Nice Guy: Although often driven by his insatiable greed, Henry's Cat is a cheery, friendly and good-natured character.
- Verbal Tic: Henry's Cat often precedes his sentences with a nasal "Owwww".
- You Are Fat: The main character.