"The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour" - What happened to the episode titles?

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The first season of THE SCOOBY-DOO SHOW was called THE SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT HOUR and had one segment starring each character.

The IMDb episode titles for the first season used to include the titles of the DYNOMUTT segments, but now they're missing. What happened?

Archived page from 2009:
https://web.archive.org/web/20090103062747/http://www.imdb.com:80/title/tt0074053/episodes

Archived page from today: https://archive.fo/7qFaW
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Okay, it looks as if DYNOMUTT, DOG WONDER has been made into its own series, even though "Dynomutt" was a segment first on the SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT HOUR (1976) then on SCOOBY'S ALL-STAR LAFF-A-LYMPICS (1977).

These segments were later rerun as a standalone show called DYNOMUTT, DOG WONDER (1978). The rerun segments appeared again as part of a package called THE GODZILLA/DYNOMUTT HOUR.

IMDb has the segments from THE SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT HOUR listed as the first season. The segments from SCOOBY'S ALL-STAR LAFF-A-LYMPICS are listed as the second season.

Is this how IMDb wants it? DYNOMUTT, DOG WONDER did not exist as a series until 1978, and those episodes were merely reruns of the segments that appeared on SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT and SCOOBY'S LAFF-A-LYMPICS. It seems to me that all episodes of DYNOMUTT, DOG WONDER should be treated as archive footage edited from two different series.

The plot summaries on THE SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT HOUR still describe the "Dynomutt" segments. Either the episode titles should be restored, or these sections of the plot summaries should be removed.

The tangled history of "Dynomutt" is explained well on Wikipedia here.
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IMDb today 
 
The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour (1976–1978) 
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074053/reference
 
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074053/episodes?season=1
 
S1, Ep1
11 Sep. 1976
High Rise Hair Raiser
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0898025/reference
 
S1, Ep16
18 Dec. 1976
The Spirits of '76
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0696356/reference
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Ok this sounds complicated! IMDb policy is to list the episodes as they originally aired, so if they aired as SCOOBY-DOO/DYNOMUTT HOUR (1976) and SCOOBY'S ALL-STAR LAFF-A-LYMPICS (1977) then they should be listed under those titles. If those episodes were then re-aired as part of another series that also contained new episodes then that title should also exist, but as shells with movie connections linking to the original episodes.

I hope that makes sense.
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Yes, it does, thanks. I'm considering doing the clean-up, but I hope this won't lead to an edit war. There's likely to be some contributor out there who is certain IMDb should present the information his way, not IMDb's way.
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Thanks J. Once you have completed the clean-up let me know on this thread and I can take some internal steps to stop it from being changed again.
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Are you able to tell me if I worked on the cast lists for the first season - probably about ten years ago?

I remember getting the cast list directly from the DVDs, which I no longer have access to. The original cast list would have been the same for every episode, which means some episodes should have actors without roles (as not every voice actor had a part for every episode).

If the cast list was ever correct, it's not now.

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Hi J. -

I can see that there was a particular contributor who a good amount of filmography information to the episodes of that series, however, I was unable to identify filmography data that was submitted form your account.
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Good, I was worried my work had been corrupted. Thanks for taking the trouble to look into it!