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'80s cartoon movies that should have been made instead of 'The Smurfs'

'80s cartoon movies that should have been made instead of 'The Smurfs'

What the Smurf? 

I don’t think I’m alone in feeling that the endless promos for the upcoming “Smurfs” movie have been painful. I mean, even Neil Patrick Harris can’t save the day here.

But the relaunch of “The Smurfs” got me thinking — which other 1980s cartoons should have been made into films before the wee blue folks?

Here are my top five picks.

•••• “Muppet Babies”

Aired:
1984-1991

Why it’s better than “The Smurfs”: As the theme song states, these babies make...

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