The BEST Episodes of Hong Kong Phooey
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2021
Network: ABC (US)
Penrod Pooch (Penry for short) is a mild mannered canine janitor at a police station and whenever help is needed he dives into a file cabinet and emerges as a karate fighting, super hero named Hong Kong Phooey. Accompanied by his trusty feline companion Spot, Hong Kong Phooey fights crime while double checking his trusty textbook The Hong Kong Book of Kung Fu.Bumbling through solving crimes it is Spot who is inaudibly muttering the clues while Penry takes credit.
#1 - Comedy Cowboys
Season 1 - Episode 31 - Aired Dec 21, 1974
Tin Nose, a conniving cowboy of crime, frames Hong Kong Phooey for the theft of a rare map to The Lost Dutchman Mine from a museum. It's up to Western superheroes Honcho, The Mystery Maverick, and Posse Impossible to help corral Tin Nose and clear Hong Kong's name.
#2 - The Great Choo Choo Robbery
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Nov 30, 1974
Someone is robbing trains and Rhinestone Jim Shady is the suspect. Hong Kong Phooey must track him down and stop him. Penry in the meantime, is growing plants to use for a soup.
#3 - Dr. Disguiso
Season 1 - Episode 29 - Aired Dec 14, 1974
A prowler uses mysterious disguises to steal. Hong Kong Phooey must try to unmask this robber. Could it be Sarge or Rosemary? Penry is trying to find gold or silver with a metal detector, but it finds Sarge's badge instead.
#4 - Grandma Goody (Cat Burglar)
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 21, 1974
This time, cats are being stolen all over town (including Spot) -- and Grandma Goody is not what she seems, as Hong Kong Phooey finds out in a bubble-filled climax. It's also Sergeant Flint's birthday, so Rosemary ask Penry to purchase a few things for his surprise birthday party.
#5 - The Abominable Snowman
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 9, 1974
The Abominable Snowman is stealing ski lift equipment to make his own ski lodge. Hong Kong Phooey must battle the icy cold to thwart the Snowman's plans. Meanwhile, the Sarge is studying for his Captains exam, and can't get the peace and quiet he needs to study thanks to Penry.
#6 - Cotton Pickin' Pocket Picker
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 14, 1974
While at a janitors convention at Miami Beach, Hong Kong Phooey (and Spot) must catch a man who's pick pocketing all the vacationers.
#7 - Candle Power
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 21, 1974
A scheme to steal every candle in town and melt them down to create statues, keeps Hong Kong Phooey wondering what's going on. It's going to be harder to celebrate Sarge's birthday without candles on his birthday cake.
#8 - Professor Presto (The Malevolent Magician)
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 12, 1974
A professional magician has stolen the police payroll and Hong Kong Phooey must try to get it back, leading him to the Presto's house of magic.
#9 - Green Thumb
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Nov 16, 1974
Our hero must try to find the commisioners plants that were stolen by Green Thumb. The leads our hero to Green Thumb's Greenhouse. Penry gives it another try with his latest invention, a super-duper battery powered mop.
#10 - Professor Crosshatch
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 9, 1974
A mad scientist has created a giant bird with superhero powers to steal. Hong Kong Phooey must do battle with this indestructable bird. We find out Penry is allergic to feathers, making it even harder for Sarge to pass his Captain's exam.
#11 - Patty Cake, Patty Cake, Bakery Man
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Nov 30, 1974
A man uses bakery dough to rob people of their jewelry and other valuables. Hong Kong Phooey goes to the crooks lair posing as a delivery man. Penry is building a scarecrow to keep birds away from his crop.
#12 - The Little Crook Who Wasn't There
Season 1 - Episode 28 - Aired Dec 7, 1974
A string of robberies are being commited by an invisible robber. How can Hong Kong Phooey fight what he can't see? Penry is still having trouble in fixing the Sarge's suit.
#13 - The Gumdrop Kid
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 12, 1974
Hong Kong Phooey must stop the Gumdrop Kid from stealing every piece of candy in the city.
#14 - The Voltage Villain
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 5, 1974
Hong Kong Phooey must solve a string of robberies being made by machines. This leads to a final battle between Hero and machine. Meanwhile, Sarge, as well as Spot, have taken up the hobby of building ships and building with toothpicks.
#15 - Zoo Story
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 7, 1974
Hong Kong Phooey must try to find out where a missing Hopeless Diamond is located, which may tie into a string of Kangaroos being stolen. The Commissioner stops by, and looks like Sarge is in trouble for not doing his share of cleaning.
#16 - Mirror, Mirror On The Wall
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 26, 1974
Mirrors are being stolen and used to fool people into thinking they are taller, smaller, skinnier and fatter. Hong Kong Phooey must battle them in the house of mirrors.
#17 - Mr. Tornado
Season 1 - Episode 27 - Aired Dec 7, 1974
Someone is using a mysterious wind machine to blow open bank vaults and robbing the payroll. Hong Kong Phooey Goes to England to find the answers. Meanwhile, Sargant Flint wants Penry to clean his uniform before the Policeman's Ball on Saturday, but Penry keeps having trouble in doing so.
#18 - TV or Not TV
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 19, 1974
A bunch of TVs are being stolen all over town and Hong Kong Phooey must stop them before they escape out to sea.
#19 - The Penthouse Burglaries
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 28, 1974
A gorilla robbing penthouses? Hong Kong Phooey and Spot go bananas trying to solve this crime. Penry is giving the Police Station walls a new coat of paint.
#20 - Goldfisher
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 16, 1974
Fish are being stolen from lakes all over town and, as usual, our superhero is called on to solve this fish story. Penry loses Sarges boots (out the window) by testing out his latest invention, an automatic shoe polisher. We find out Rosemary's fish, Emma Jean, won't eat because she is in love with Sargent Flint's stuffed fish.
#21 - The Giggler
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 5, 1974
Hong Kong Phooey must stop a clown from stealing mink stoles from the rich. But The Giggler always leaves them laughing.
#22 - Iron Head, The Robot
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 14, 1974
When a crook commands his robot to steal every safe in town, Hong Kong Phooey gives chase-- resulting is a showdown in the crooks's gym. Meanwhile, Sergeant Flint starts off a Physical Fitness program with Rosemary, Spot and Penry.
#23 - The Claw
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 2, 1974
A mechanical claw is stealing all over town and Hong Kong Phooey must destroy the dreaded claw machine before it's too late. Meanwhile, Penry is fixing the Sargents desk lamp, but keeps on making the problems worse then before.
#24 - Stop Horsing Around
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Oct 19, 1974
Horses are being stolen which leads our hero to a 3 ring circus where he turns out to be the main attraction.
#25 - Great Movie Mystery
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 26, 1974
Hong Kong Phooey gets tricked into robbing a bank thinking he was an actor in a movie. Now he must escape jail to clear his name.