Classic Sitcoms: A Celebration of the Best in Prime-Time Comedy by Vince WaldronClassic Sitcoms: A Celebration of the Best in Prime-Time Comedy by Vince Waldron

Classic Sitcoms: A Celebration of the Best in Prime-Time Comedy

byVince Waldron

Paperback | June 2, 1999

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What a lovely surprise. A critical guide to all those classic sitcoms; and to be included among them is a distinct honor. -- Carl Reiner

A comedic compendium of the best television comedy ... the best way ever to watch reruns. -- Playboy

An excellently organized and researched book ... intelligent entertainment, shrewdly executed. -- Library Journal<_p22_ love="" lucy="" --="" the="">

The Dick Van Dyke Show

The Mary Tyler Moore Show

All in the Family -- M*A*S*H

The Bob Newhart Show

Barney Miller -- Taxi

What do all of these shows have in common? They are the sitcoms that forty-five TV critics from across the country voted to be the all-time best.

Classic Sitcoms provides sitcom fans, trivia buffs, and TV scholars with the inside information on each of these classic shows. Included are:
-- Behind-the-scenes stories of how each show got on the air
-- Storylines for every episode
-- Complete credits -- including writers, directors, and guest stars
-- Backstage anecdotes from the stars, writers, and producers
-- Tallies of Emmy awards and yearly ratings.

Title:Classic Sitcoms: A Celebration of the Best in Prime-Time ComedyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:632 pages, 8.8 × 6.01 × 1.28 inPublished:June 2, 1999Publisher:Silman-James PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1879505258

ISBN - 13:9781879505254

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What’s better than an episode guide to I Love Lucy? How about an episode guide covering I Love Lucy, Cheers, Taxi, MASH, The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, All in the Family, The Bob Newhart Show, Barney Miller, and The Honeymooners. Author Vince Waldron has given sitcom fans the ultimate in comedic resources with Classic Sitcoms: A Celebration of the Best in Prime-Time Comedy, 2nd Edition-Revised and Expanded.