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Alexander the Mouse
Genre Animation
Created by Oliver Postgate
Peter Firmin
Voices of Oliver Postgate
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 26
Producer(s) Oliver Postgate
Peter Firmin
Production company(s) Smallfilms
Original release 1958 (1958) – 1958 (1958)
Followed by Ivor the Engine

Alexander the Mouse is a 1958 animated series produced by Smallfilms. The series was the first commissioned animated series created by Oliver Postgate and Peter Firmin, as well as the first to be credited to their production company Smallfilms. The film was commissioned by Associated-Rediffusion.


The series follows Alexander the Great, a mouse that dreams of becoming a king. He travels across London to a mouser cathedral where his coronation takes place.

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