A clan of heroic night creatures pledge to protect modern New York City as they did in Scotland long ago... In the Dark Ages, there was a race of heroic warrior monsters known as Gargoyles. These creatures existed as stone in the day, but become flesh and blood at night. One Scottish clan made an alliance with humans to help protect a castle by night if the humans would protect their stone forms by day. The uneasy alliance was shattered when human prejudice provoked a betrayal that allowed the castle to be sacked and most of the resident clan destroyed, leaving only six adult survivors and a rookery of unhatched eggs. A further misunderstanding during the clan's retaliation on the invaders and rescue of their hostages left the clan frozen in stone by a magic spell that would only be broken when the "castle rises above the clouds." For a thousand years, the castle laid abandoned and the clan condemned by this curse. In 1994, a wealthy multibillionare named David Xanatos bought the castle and transported the whole structure to Manhattan where he placed it on top of the Eyrie building which he...
Information about the cartoon:
Original Title: Gargoyles
Country, Channel: USA
Genres: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, Gargoyles,
Creator: Greg Weisman
Cast: Keith David, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Jeff Bennett
Animation Action Adventure Crime Drama Family Fantasy Mystery Romance Thriller Gargoyles Greg Weisman Keith David Salli Richardson-Whitfield Jeff Bennett