Media from 1987.

Paper money

Old currency currently in circulation
$1-G (1986).png
$1 (Series 1985)
Up to A 22400000 C
Up to B 54400000 H
Up to C 28800000 B
Up to D 89600000 C
Up to E 76800000 F
Up to F 86400000 F
Up to G 51200000 E
Up to H 73600000 B
Up to I 57600000 A
Up to J 64000000 B
Up to K 44800000 D
Up to L 03200000 H
$2-B (1976).png
$2 (Series 1976)
A 00000001 A – A 29440000 A
B 00000001 A – B 67200000 A
C 00000001 A – C 33280000 A
D 05440001 A – D 31360000 A
E 23040001 A – E 56960000 A
F 14720001 A – F 60800000 A
G 08000001 A – G 75520000 A
H 00000001 A – H 39040000 A
I 00000001 A – I 14080000 A
J 00000001 A – J 24960000 A
K 00000001 A – K 41600000 A
L 28160001 A – L 71680000 A
$5-K (1987).png
$5 (Series 1985)
Up to A 89600000 A
Up to B 99200000 B
Up to C 70400000 A
Up to D 92800000 A
Up to E 41600000 B
Up to F 44800000 B
Up to G 44800000 B
Up to H 60800000 A
Up to I 22400000 A
Up to J 44800000 A
Up to K 76800000 A
Up to L 57600000 B
$10-H (1986).png
$10 (Series 1985)
Up to A 67200000 A
Up to B 28800000 C
Up to C 48000000 A
Up to D 86400000 A
Up to E 57600000 A
Up to F 16000000 B
Up to G 03200000 B
Up to H 41600000 A
Up to I 12800000 A
Up to J 35200000 A
Up to K 54400000 A
Up to L 03200000 B
$20-B (1986).png
$20 (Series 1985)
Up to A 12800000 B
Up to B 16000000 E
Up to C 19200000 A
Up to D 25600000 B
Up to E 76800000 B
Up to F 28800000 B
Up to G 83200000 B
Up to H 41600000 A
Up to I 12800000 A
Up to J 86400000 A
Up to K 64000000 A
Up to L 67200000 C
$50-G (1984).png
$50 (Series 1981)
A 00000001 B – A 09600000 B
B 00000001 B – B 32000000 B
D 00000001 B – D 12800000 B
E 00000001 B – E 12800000 B
F 00000001 B – F 03200000 B
G 00000001 B – G 22400000 B
H 00000001 B – H 03200000 B
I 00000001 B – I 03200000 B
J 00000001 B – J 09600000 B
K 00000001 B – K 09600000 B
L 00000001 B – L 09600000 B
$50-B (1985).png
$50 (Series 1981A)
A 00000001 A – A 09600000 A
B 00000001 A – B 28800000 A
D 00000001 A – D 12800000 A
E 00000001 A – E 12800000 A
F 00000001 A – F 03200000 A
G 00000001 A – G 28800000 A
H 00000001 A – H 03200000 A
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
J 00000001 A – J 06400000 A
K 00000001 A – K 06400000 A
L 00000001 A – L 22400000 A
$50-G (1986).png
$50 (Series 1985)
A 00000001 A – A 16000000 A
B 00000001 A – B 76800000 A
D 00000001 A – D 22400000 A
E 00000001 A – E 22400000 A
F 00000001 A – F 09600000 A
G 00000001 A – G 60800000 A
H 00000001 A – H 03200000 A
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
J 00000001 A – J 06400000 A
K 00000001 A – K 12800000 A
L 00000001 A – L 28800000 A
$100-B (1982).jpg
$100 (Series 1981)
Up to A 02560000 A
A 00000001 B – A 06400000 B
Up to B 44800000 A
B 00000001 B – B 60800000 B
Up to C 06400000 A
C 00000001 B – C 06400000 B
Up to D 02560000 A
Up to E 07680000 A
E 00000001 B – E 16000000 B
F 00000001 A – F 06400000 A
Up to G 20480000 A
G 00000001 B – G 12800000 B
Up to H 02560000 A
H 00000001 B – H 03200000 B
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
Up to J 07680000 A
J 00000001 B – J 16000000 B
Up to K 14080000 A
K 00000001 B – K 09600000 B
Up to L 15360000 A
L 00000001 B – L 09600000 B
$100-A (1985).png
$100 (Series 1981A)
A 00000001 A – A 06400000 A
B 00000001 A – B 64000000 A
C 00000001 A – C 03200000 A
D 00000001 A – D 06400000 A
E 00000001 A – E 12800000 A
F 00000001 A – F 12800000 A
G 00000001 A – G 22400000 A
H 00000001 A – H 12800000 A
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
K 00000001 A – K 03200000 A
L 00000001 A – L 19200000 A
$100-G (1986).png
$100 (Series 1985)
A 00000001 A – A 03200000 A
B 00000001 A – B 06400000 B
C 00000001 A – C 06400000 A
D 00000001 A – D 12800000 A
E 00000001 A – E 12800000 A
F 00000001 A – F 09600000 A
G 00000001 A – G 32000000 A
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
J 00000001 A – J 06400000 A
K 00000001 A – K 16000000 A
L 00000001 A – L 19200000 A
New currency released to circulation
$1-F (1987).png
$1 (Series 1985)
A 22400001 C – A 57600000 D
B 54400001 H – B 99200000 L
C 28800001 B – C 44800000 C
D 89600001 C – D 44800000 E
E 76800001 F – E 99200000 I
F 86400001 F – F 80000000 L
G 51200001 E – G 32000000 J
H 73600001 B – H 03200000 E
I 57600001 A – I 25600000 B
J 64000001 B – J 44800000 C
K 44800001 D – K 48000000 F
L 03200001 H – L 99200000 L
$5-K (1987).png
$5 (Series 1985)
A 89600001 A – A 22400000 B
B 99200001 B – B 12800000 D
C 70400001 A – C 09600000 B
D 92800001 A – D 41600000 B
E 41600001 B – E 06400000 C
F 44800001 B – F 38400000 C
G 44800001 B – G 60800000 C
H 60800001 A – H 99200000 A
I 22400001 A – I 44800000 A
J 44800001 A – J 54400000 A
K 76800001 A – K 51200000 B
L 57600001 B – L 99200000 C
$10-F (1987).jpg
$10 (Series 1985)
A 67200001 A – A 38400000 B
B 28800001 C – B 19200000 E
C 48000001 A – C 83200000 A
D 86400001 A – D 19200000 B
F 16000001 B – F 92800000 B
G 03200001 B – G 99200000 B
H 41600001 A – H 76800000 A
I 12800001 A – I 22400000 A
K 54400001 A – K 99200000 A
L 03200001 B – L 09600000 C

$20-B (1987).png
$20 (Series 1985)

In October 1987, the first $20 bills with serial numbers ending with "H" were printed, followed by letters that come after that.

A 12800001 B – A 09600000 C
B 16000001 E – B 54400000 H
C 19200001 A – C 80000000 A
D 25600001 B – D 28800000 C
E 76800001 B – E 25600000 D
F 28800001 B – F 86400000 B
G 83200001 B – G 70400000 D
H 41600001 A – H 22400000 B
I 12800001 A – I 38400000 A
J 86400001 A – J 12800000 B
K 64000001 A – K 35200000 B
L 67200001 C – L 03200000 F

$50-G (1987).jpg
$50 (Series 1985)

In August 1987, the first $50 bills with serial numbers up to 99200000 were printed.

A 16000001 A – A 22400000 A
B 76800001 A – B 09600000 B
C 00000001 A – C 03200000 A
D 22400001 A – D 35200000 A
E 22400001 A – E 38400000 A
G 60800001 A – G 83200000 A
H 03200001 A – H 06400000 A
I 03200001 A – I 06400000 A
J 06400001 A – J 09600000 A
K 12800001 A – K 19200000 A
L 28800001 A – L 35200000 A
$100-G (1986).png
$100 (Series 1985)
A 03200001 A – A 09600000 A
B 06400001 B – B 60800000 B
C 06400001 A – C 12800000 A
D 12800001 A – D 19200000 A
E 12800001 A – E 25600000 A
G 32000001 A – G 44800000 A
H 00000001 A – H 06400000 A
I 03200001 A – I 06400000 A
J 06400001 A – J 09600000 A
K 16000001 A – K 28800000 A
L 19200001 A – L 28800000 A

Production of new $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills greatly decreased in October 1987.

Logos

Movie logos
Universal (1971).jpg
Universal Pictures
1971–1990
Columbia Pictures (1981).jpg
Columbia Pictures
1981–1993 Seen on Ghostbusters.
20th Century Fox (1981).jpg
20th Century Fox
1981–1994 Seen on the Star Wars trilogy on VHS.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1983).jpg
MGM/UA Entertainment
1983–1987
Tristar Pictures (1984).jpg
TriStar Pictures
1984–1993
Warner Bros. Pictures (1984).jpg
Warner Bros. Pictures
1984–1990 Seen on The Goonies.
Walt Disney Pictures (1985).jpg
Walt Disney Pictures
1985–1990
Touchstone Pictures (1986).jpg
Touchstone Pictures
1986–2002 The new name for Touchstone Films.
Paramount 75th Anniversary (1987).jpg
Paramount Pictures
1987

Paramount celebrated its 75th anniversary this year.

Any films released in late 1986 originally had this logo when first seen on VHS, while DVDs retained the 1975 logo.

New Line Cinema (1987).jpg
New Line Cinema
1987–1994
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1987).jpg
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
1987–1992
Broadcast television logos
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CBS
1953–2007
American Broadcasting Company Logo.png
ABC
1962–2007
NBC logo.png
NBC
1986–2013
Fox (1986).png
FOX
1986–1987
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FOX
1987–1993
PBS logos (including funding credits)
WGBH (1978).jpg
WGBH
1978–1993
NCI 1982.png
National Captioning Institute
1982–1999 Seen on programs closed-captioned by the National Captioning Institute.
CC 1987.png
The Caption Center
1987–1994 Seen on programs closed-captioned by The Caption Center.
WNET (1984).jpg
WNET
1984–1988
PBS (1984).jpg
PBS
1984–1989 Seen on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: 1536–1585. Older episodes still retained the 1971 logo.
Corporation for Public Broadcasting (1985-1987).jpg
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
1987–1989 Most PBS programs were sponsored by these underwriters.
Public Television Stations (1985-1987).jpg
Public Television Stations
1987 Family Communications Logo.jpg
Family Communications
1987 Only seen on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.
Public Television Stations (1987-1989).jpg
Public Television Stations
1987–1989 Debuted on December 14, 1987.
Corporation for Public Broadcasting (1987-1989).jpg
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Cable television logos
HBO logo.png
HBO
1980–present
USA Network logo.png
USA Network
1979–1996
Showtime80s.png
Showtime
1981–1990
The Movie Channel 1982.png
The Movie Channel
1981–1988
Cbncablenetwork.jpg
CBN Cable Network
1983–1988
Nickelodeon Logo.png
Nickelodeon
1984–2009
Cinemax logo.png
Cinemax
1985–1997
Nick at Nite logo 1985.png
Nick at Nite
1985–1997 Nick at Nite only aired during primetime hours on Nickelodeon.
SuperStation WTBS.png
SuperStation WTBS
1985–1987
The Disney Channel 1986.png
Disney Channel
1986–1997
SuperStation TBS.png
SuperStation TBS
1987–1989 New name for WTBS.
Television distribution logos
Paramount Television (1975).jpg
Paramount Television
1975–1987
Universal Television (1975).jpg
Universal Television
1975–1991
20th Television Fox (1981).jpg
20th Television Fox
1981–1992
1982 Columbia Pictures Television Logo.jpg
Columbia Pictures Television
1982–1988
Warner Bros. Television (1984).jpg
Warner Bros. Television
1984–1990
1984 DiC Logo.jpg
DiC Entertainment
1984–1987
Walt Disney Television (1985).jpg
Walt Disney Television
1985–2003
KingWorld (1985).jpg
KingWorld
1985–1990 Seen on Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!.
Buena Vista Television (1985).jpg
Buena Vista Television
1985–1990
Merv Griffin Enterprises (1986).jpg
Merv Griffin Enterprises
1986–1987 Seen on Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!.
Sunbow & Marvel Productions (1986).jpg
Sunbow & Marvel Productions
1986–1994 Seen on My Little Pony 'n Friends.
Lorimar-Telepictures (1986).jpg
Lorimar-Telepictures
1986–1988 Seen on the first season of Full House.
Tristar Television (1986).jpg
TriStar Television
1986–1988
Paramount Television (1987).jpg
Paramount Television
1987–1989
Merv Griffin Enterprises (1987).jpg
Merv Griffin Enterprises
1987–1988 Seen on the next seasons of Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!.
DiC (1987).jpg
DiC Entertainment
1987–1990
Home media logos
MGM-UA Home Video (1982).jpg
MGM/UA Home Video
1982–1993
1983 MCA Home Video Logo.jpg
MCA Home Video
1983–1990
Playhouse Video (1983).png
Playhouse Video
1983–1990 Seen on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood and the remaining Dr. Seuss specials on VHS.
Walt Disney Classics (1984).jpg
Walt Disney Classics
1984–1987 Seen on Sleeping Beauty and Lady and the Tramp.
1984 CBS-FOX Video Logo.jpg
CBS/FOX Video
1984–1988 Seen on the Star Wars trilogy on VHS.
Children's Video Library (1984).jpg
Children's Video Library
1984–1987 After 1987, the Children's Video Library was disestablished. This resulted in all videos from the company going out of print.
Warner Home Video (1986-A).jpg
Warner Home Video
1986–1996 Seen on The Goonies.
RCA Columbia Pictures Home Video (1986).jpg
RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video
1986–1991
View-Master Video (1985).jpg
View-Master Video
1986–1995 Only seen on Kidsongs.
Warner Bros. Records (1985).jpg
Warner Bros. Records
1986–1997 Only seen on Kidsongs.
Together Again Video Productions (1987).png
Together Again Video Productions
1987–1997 Only seen on Kidsongs.
CIC Video (1986).jpg
CIC Video
1986–1991 CIC Video distributed Paramount and Universal's films outside of North America.
Walt Disney Home Video (1986).jpg
Walt Disney Home Video
1986–1995 Any non-Classics films from Disney had this logo since 1986.
Touchstone Home Video (1986).jpg
Touchstone Home Video
1986–1987 Last seen on the 1987 VHS of Outrageous Fortune.
Vestron Video
Vestron Video
1986–1992 Seen on My Little Pony: The Movie.
Paramount Home Video (1987).jpg
Paramount Home Video
1987–1988 Debuted in February 1987 with Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (DVDs of this film retained the 1975 logo).
Touchstone Home Video (1987).jpg
Touchstone Home Video
1987–2002 First seen on films released in early 1987 in theaters.
Golden Book Video (1987).jpg
Golden Book Video
1987–1991
Video game logos
Nes logo.png
Nintendo Entertainment System
1985–1995
Sega-master-system-logo.jpg
Sega Master System
1986–1992

Movies

Theatrical

Of the 20 animated features from Walt Disney Animation Studios, not including any of the 1940s package films, at least 15 continued playing in theaters, in order of their last (re-)releases:

  1. The Fox and the Hound (still in moratorium)
  2. Bambi (June 4, 1982)
  3. Peter Pan (December 17, 1982)
  4. The Rescuers (December 16, 1983)
  5. The Jungle Book (July 27, 1984)
  6. Pinocchio (December 21, 1984)
  7. Fantasia (February 8, 1985)
  8. The Black Cauldron (July 24, 1985)
  9. 101 Dalmatians (December 20, 1985)
  10. Sleeping Beauty (March 7, 1986)
  11. The Great Mouse Detective (July 2, 1986)
  12. Lady and the Tramp (December 19, 1986)
  13. The Aristocats (April 10, 1987)
  14. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (July 17, 1987; for its 50th anniversary)
  15. Cinderella (November 20, 1987; re-released before The Fox and the Hound)

In development were Oliver & Company (formerly "Oliver and the Dodger"), The Little Mermaid, and a Rescuers sequel.

Home video

Title Latest release date Notes
Star Wars 1984 VHS.jpg
Star Wars
November 13, 1984
The Empire Strikes Back 1984 VHS.jpg
The Empire Strikes Back
November 13, 1984
1984 Robin Hood VHS.jpg
Robin Hood
December 3, 1984 Disney stopped selling this video in January 1987.
Pinocchio 1985.jpg
Pinocchio
July 16, 1985 Disney stopped selling this video in February 1987.
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The Wizard of Oz
August 1985 The "Videophonic" edition.
Ghostbusters 1985 VHS.jpg
Ghostbusters
October 31, 1985
Dumbo 1985.jpg
Dumbo
November 5, 1985
Bedknobs and Broomsticks 1985 VHS.JPG
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
November 5, 1985 Included a preview of The Journey of Natty Gann and the Walt Disney and You promo at the end.
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Pete's Dragon
November 5, 1985 Cover artwork updated for 1985.
Return of the Jedi 1986 VHS.jpg
Return of the Jedi
February 25, 1986
The Goonies 1986 VHS.jpg
The Goonies
March 1986
Swordinthestone 1986.jpg
The Sword in the Stone
March 25, 1986
Aliceinwonderland 1986.jpg
Alice in Wonderland
May 28, 1986
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So Dear to My Heart
June 25, 1986
Mary Poppins 1986 VHS.png
Mary Poppins
June 25, 1986
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Sleeping Beauty
October 14, 1986 Presented in Hi-Fi Stereo.
My Little Pony The Movie 1986 VHS.jpg
My Little Pony: The Movie
October 28, 1986
Ladyandthetramp 1987.jpg
Lady and the Tramp
October 6, 1987 Only animated film released on VHS this year, as The Great Mouse Detective, like The Black Cauldron, was also not released.
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The Three Caballeros
October 6, 1987

Returned after a short moratorium.

Books

Title Notes
Horton Hears a Who!.jpg
Horton Hears a Who! (1954)
Catinthehat book.gif
The Cat in the Hat (1957)
How the Grinch Stole Christmas.png
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1957)
Green Eggs and Ham.gif
Green Eggs and Ham (1960)
Old copies of this book included the words "50 Word Vocabulary".
Lorax.jpg
The Lorax (1971)

Music

The following titles were released not only on audio CD and cassette, but also on VHS.

Kidsongs
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A Day at Old MacDonald's Farm
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I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing
Kidsongs goodnightsleeptight.jpg
Good Night, Sleep Tight
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Cars, Boats, Trains and Planes
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Sing Out, America!
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A Day with the Animals
Kidsongs whatiwanttobe.png
What I Want to Be! (NEW!)
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The Wonderful World of Sports (NEW!)
Kidsongs dayatthecircus.jpg
A Day at the Circus (NEW!)

Television

Broadcasts

Program title Network Season(s) Broadcast dates
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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
PBS Seasons 17-18
Pre-1979:
March 23–May 1 (Season 4)
May 11–August 7 (Season 5)
August 17–October 23 (Season 6)

Post-1979:
January 1–March 20 (rest of all episodes to date)
March 9–13 (Episodes 1571–1575)
May 4–8 (Episodes 1576–1580)
August 10–14 ("Starting School")
October 26–December 31
November 23–27 (Episodes 1581–1585)

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Wheel of Fortune
Syndication Seasons 4-5 January 1–June 19 (season 4)
September 14–December 31 (season 5)
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Jeopardy!
Syndication Seasons 3-4 January 1–July 24 (season 3)
September 7–December 31 (season 4)
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My Little Pony
Syndication Season 2 January 1–December 31, 1987
(new season premiered on September 7–25)
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The Kidsongs TV Show
Syndication Season 1 September 19–December 26, 1987
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Full House
ABC Season 1 September 22–December 18, 1987

Home video

Title Release date Notes
Mylittlepony 1985vhs.jpg
My Little Pony: Firefly's Adventure
October(?) 1984 Cover artwork updated for 1985.
Catinthehat 1985vhs.jpg
The Cat in the Hat and Dr. Seuss on the Loose
October 1985
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The Lorax and The Hoober-Bloob Highway
October 1985
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Grinch Night
October 1985
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The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat and Pontoffel Pock
October 1985
Mylittlepony vhs2.jpg
My Little Pony: Escape from Catrina
March 1986
Mister Rogers Home Video - Dinosaurs and Monsters VHS.jpg
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood:
Dinosaurs and Monsters
1986 rowspan=2|These tapes were released without closed captions, but with Hi-Fi Stereo.
Mister Rogers Home Video - Music and Feelings VHS.jpg
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood:
Music and Feelings
1986
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas
December(?) 1986
Horton Hears a Who 1986 VHS.jpg
Horton Hears a Who!
December(?) 1986
Mister Rogers Home Video - What About Love VHS.jpg
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood:
What About Love?
1987
Mister Rogers Home Video - When Parents Are Away VHS.jpg
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood:
When Parents are Away
1987

Software

Title Release date(s) Notes
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MS-DOS 3.3
April 1987 Introduced support for 1.44 MB floppy disks.
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Windows 1.04
April 1987 Last Windows 1.x release.
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Windows 2.03
December 9, 1987

Video Games

Title Console Latest release date
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Super Mario Bros.
NES September 13, 1985
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Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels
Famicom Disk System June 3, 1986
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Donkey Kong
NES June 3, 1986
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Donkey Kong Jr.
NES June 3, 1986
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Mario Bros.
NES June 3, 1986
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Donkey Kong 3
NES June 3, 1986

Totals

As of December 31, 1987:
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Total movies released on VHS (out of 41 in the list) 8.png
Total Disney animated features released on VHS (out of 26 so far) 10.png
Total television series broadcasted (out of 25 in the list) 6.png
Total completed television series (out of 25 in the list) 1.png
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Total video games released (out of 150 in the list) 7.png
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