Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

Buy New

Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Like New See details
$7.95 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Sold by pink_terrace.

Sell Us Your Item
For up to a $0.75 Gift Card
Trade in
More Buying Choices
louvre_98 Add to Cart
$15.49  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here

Darkwing Duck, Volume 1 (1991)

Jim Cummings , Terence McGovern  |  NR |  DVD
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

List Price: $20.00
Price: $9.96 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $10.04 (50%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, Aug. 28? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details

Other Formats & Versions

Amazon Price New from Used from
DVD 3-Disc Version $9.96  
Deal of the Week
This week only, save 58% on "Despicable Me 2" 3D containing a Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital, and UltraViolet copy. Learn more

Special Offers and Product Promotions

Frequently Bought Together

Darkwing Duck, Volume 1 + Darkwing Duck, Volume 2
Price for both: $19.92

Buy the selected items together

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Product Details

  • Actors: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh, Katie Leigh, Susan Tolsky
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Box set, Color, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo)
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Walt Disney Home Entertainment
  • DVD Release Date: August 29, 2006
  • Run Time: 613 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000FS9MUQ
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,774 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Darkwing Duck, Volume 1" on IMDb

Special Features

  • 27 episodes on 3 discs

Editorial Reviews

"Let's get dangerous!" Indeed, Disney's delightful Darkwing Duck, a masked mallard superhero, can get very dangerous--though the biggest danger he presents, typically, is to himself. Darkwing (DW to his friends) is the well-meaning if flamboyant (and klutzy) protector of St. Canard, a city that looks suspiciously like San Francisco and even has a Golden Gate-like bridge in which the winged avenger has tucked away his secret headquarters. A publicity-seeking ham, DW doesn't possess any superpowers, but has some nifty gadgets and the determination to meddle with nefarious plans of high-profile villains. Among them are the fascinating Bushroot, a disillusioned scientist who turns himself into a plant and has the power to make flora do his bidding; Quackerjack, a cackling, Joker-like evildoer; Megavolt, a whining dog who controls electricity; and the Liquidator, another pooch who is made of, well, water.

DW fancies himself a lone wolf, so to speak, but unlike Batman, he doesn't have the knack for controlling every detail of his life. As a result, this would-be loner acquires a sidekick, a fawning pilot named Launchpad, and an adopted daughter, the headstrong Gosalyn, neither of whom he anticipated. All together they are a family of sorts, and DW needs them more than he cares to admit. This boxed set includes the series' two-part pilot and the first 25 episodes, including the very clever "Hush, Hush Sweet Charlatan," in which DW mistakes a sci-fi movie production on St. Canard's streets for a real alien invasion, and "Duck Blind," in which the temporarily sightless hero refuses to let a loss of vision stand in the way of his derring-do. --Tom Keogh

Product Description

Villains beware! Caped crime fighter Darkwing Duck is on the job. With his loyal sidekick, Launchpad, and a whole bunch of zany high-tech gadgets, Darkwing does his best to keep the city of St. Canard safe -- and that's the easy part of his day! Darkwing must juggle the responsibilities of being a superhero and being a dad to nine-year-old Gosalyn. With three discs full of adventure and laughs, DARKWING DUCK is a feather-raising good time.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
81 of 84 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Let's get dangerous! May 24, 2006
By Liz
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
And it's about time, too! This was definitely one of Disney's better shows in the early/mid-90s. Both kids and adults can get a good laugh out of this show and the humor should hold up well over the years, nothing too dated.

I hear that there won't be any extras in this set, but for the chance to finally get hold of this series, I'm more than willing to forgive that. Especially when there's also supposed to be captioning, surround sound and decent artwork on the packaging. Disney also apparently learned their lesson with previous DVD series releases and this time they're including the pilot. Only the first 25 eps of season 1, though, so hopefully the second half will be along soon.

The first 25 eps (and pilot) as follows:

Darkly Dawns the Duck 1&2

Beauty and the Beat

Getting Antsy

Night of the Living Spud

Apes of Wrath

Dirty Money

Duck Blind

Comic Book Capers

Waterway to Go


Easy Come, Easy Grows

A Revolution in Home Appliances

Trading Faces

Hush, Hush Sweet Charlatan

Can't Bayou Love

Bearskin Thug

You Sweat Your Life

Days of Blunder

Just Us Justice Ducks 1&2

Double Darkwings


When Aliens Collide

Jurassic Jumble

Cleanliness Is Next to Badliness

Smarter Than a Speeding Bullet

There's always hope that the next half of the season will have the extras this one is lacking, but even without that, it's still more than worth the money to finally have Darkwing on DVD.
Was this review helpful to you?
70 of 78 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Disney: please stop editing your product. July 13, 2007
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
Recent conversation I had with a friend -

Me: It really was the best show ever. Sadly, I haven't been able to bring myself to watch the rest of that DVD I got of the first season. I was so angry that they had put the edited version of the first episode on the DVD. I mean sheesh! I have the unedited version on the original video release. What were they thinking of? Don't they think that people who buy the show do so because they actually want to see it as it was?
Friend: What the hell? Why do they edit all the shows on DVDs these days? ... Way to promote illegal distribution by driving people to P2P networks for the original versions.

I love this show, I really do. I was on the list to be informed when it came out on DVD, and the minute Amazon e-mailed re: its availability I placed my order. I was so excited when it came. The minute it arrived I popped it in and watched the two-part pilot episode.

I haven't touched it since. I was so disheartened at the cuts that had been made (the entire opening chase sequence and assorted gags and dialogue throughout), I didn't have the heart to go back to it and be disappointed again.

I don't know *why* the cuts were made. I doubt it was to tone down any cartoon violence as other equally "violent" moments were left in. I suspect these were edits that were made when the show was actually still on the air, edits made due to time considerations and for more commercial space. However, the full footage should have been restored and included when Disney decided to release the show on DVD.

I don't want to be negative. I wouldn't have reviewed except that, looking at what people have written, I see that no one has mentioned the edits.
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you?
41 of 46 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars The Episodes Are Out Of Order August 30, 2006
I would like to start by saying that I love this show and that I look forward to the day when I can shear it with my children. So understand that it breaks my heart when I say that I was highly disapointed with this set.

Now I can understand the Set not having special features and crappy artwork on the menues and the dvd cases, but what really gets my goat (other than the pilot missing it's original opening sequence)is that the episodes are out of order!!!!!!!!

Insted of collecting the episodes in the order that they were made they are in the order that the negligent programing staff at disney aired them. So it's realy hard to fallow the continuty of the show in it's current state which is verry anoying.

I know this show has'nt aired in nearly a decade, but you wold assume that the marketing staff that pakaged this set could of atleast done a little reaserch. Is that to mutch to ask?
Was this review helpful to you?
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Lets Get Dangerous January 10, 2007
Darkwing Duck has come to DVD at last. These last few years as Disney releases its great Disney Afternoon shows has been a wonderful time for me. I feel like a kid again! If you like this I definately suggest Gumi Bears, Duck Tales, Rescue Rangers, or Tale Spin.

This collection features 25 episodes and the pilot though I don't see how they can be the first 25 when the introduction episodes for several characters are missing. I was disapointed that there was no The Liquidator episodes until the last disc when you get to the "Justice Ducks" episodes which was not in the first season but which is included here. I am not complaining about its inclusion, it has been my favorite Darkwing Duck episode since I was fifteen years old.

The quality of the DVD's is good, with good audio as well. There are no features at all which has been a disapointment with all of the old Disney Afeternoon releases. The episodes could have at least been released in chronological order to make up for the lack of commentary, or animators and writers talking about the series, as was done with Gargoyales

The cartoons are great, maybe the last great cartoons ever done by Disney. But Disney can't make good DVD's that aren't first run. I really wish they cared enough to do a fitting tribute to this collection
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Fast shipping my son likes the cartoons
Published 5 days ago by Helena Baker
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
*0s/90s kid here, so of course I bought this. Looking forward to introducing my daughter to Darkwing.
Published 5 days ago by Louis Brand
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Great series. Plenty of action and fun.
Published 12 days ago by Richard Smith
4.0 out of 5 stars I always loved that darking duck since when i was a little ...
I always loved that darking duck since when i was a little kid. They are hialrous characters, great cartoons and the best origina tv series of 1990s.
Published 1 month ago by Kevin Charles
5.0 out of 5 stars Great movies for the price can't complain.
Great movies for the price can't complain.
Published 1 month ago by Kenneth
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
good show.
Published 1 month ago by Kevin D. Cashman
5.0 out of 5 stars yay
my husband loves this show. i was happy to find it.
Published 1 month ago by Denise Parson
5.0 out of 5 stars Darkwing Duck - The Best TV Show of the 1990s!
Darkwing Duck has been one of the best cartoon TV show of the 1990s when the Disney Afternoon still existed. He loves to fight crime and save the city of St. Canard! Read more
Published 2 months ago by Suzanne Stewart
5.0 out of 5 stars Childhood restored
This is clutch that it is available. The price is great.The stars should be enough.. This is a good buy.
Published 2 months ago by Johnathan
5.0 out of 5 stars Great product
I grew up watching this cartoon as a kid and now I can share them with my kids. Let's get DANGEROUS!
Published 3 months ago by Tasha Marshall
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions

Topic From this Discussion
About damned time!
110 days too late. Ya darn right!
Dec 23, 2006 by David L. Lee |  See all 3 posts
8.99 At Cosco

or costco??
Oct 7, 2010 by J. Kyle |  See all 6 posts
Lullaby Be the first to reply
Start a new discussion
First post:
Prompts for sign-in

Look for Similar Items by Category