A pair of thieves heist a precious, ancient slab, and are confronted with the spirit of its Egyptian owner, King Ramses. Torn from their hands by Ramses’ curse, the slab happens upon the farmhouse. When Eustace is greedily unwilling to part with such a valuable treasure, the ghostly pharaoh keeps saying “Return the slab”, and […]
Bitten by a vicious “weremole”, Muriel transforms into a similar creature under the light of a full moon. As Courage finds the original monster in hopes of a cure, Eustace faces his deranged wife (whom he has mistaken for a mouse) with his brittle wit and trusty mallet.
A fungus on Eustace’s foot gains sentience and consumes him whole, becoming a quintet of old-fashioned mobsters. With his beloved Muriel threatened by the crushing extortion of the infections gangsters, Courage races for a cure.
While a sick Muriel stays home on the couch, Eustace takes Courage with him and they go out for hamburgers at a local diner run by a seemingly friendly couple of pigs. Wandering into their basement, however, Courage begins to think that it may not be cow’s meat being served there.
Controlled by a pair of alien duck siblings, Muriel attempts to break into a military compound to rescue the ducks’ third brother. Having freed her from their grasp, Courage confronts the aliens and offers them another solution.
A hideous yet kind-hearted hunchback seeks refuge from the cold, rainy night. Spurned by Eustace, he hides away in the barn, where Courage finds and befriends him. Eustace, jealous of the attention that his family gives the guest, berates and belittles him, until the hunchback shows Eustace what true ugliness is.
A locked box left behind by Eustace’s late brother, Horst, defies Eustace’s every attempt to open it. Through Shirley the Medium (voiced by Mary Testa), a Gypsy chihuahua, Eustace contacts his brother for the key, despite Horst’s warnings. As the cursed box releases a grabby terror, Courage pleads with the medium for assistance.
Courage and his owners go to New York for Muriel to perform. A giant cockroach named Shwick offers to let them stay at his place until the show. Shwick forces Courage to fetch an “evil package” for him, or he will release his deadly pet to devour Muriel.
Inadvertently hatched by Eustace, a tiny duckling mistakes the farmer for his mother, and grows fiercely protective. The duckling becomes jealous of Muriel. Sensing his various murderous intent upon her, Courage battles the duckling for the safety of his owner.