Numerous in-jokes and heavy doses of cruel humour have made this television series a cult hit in the UK and abroad. Fashion -- Fat -- France -- Iso tank -- Birthday -- Magazine. Hospital -- Death -- Morocco -- New best friend -- Poor -- Birth. Originally broadcast as a television series 1994-1995. Archie gives blood; Gloria's pregnancy; Mike's hippie friends come to visit; Lionel moves into the neighborhood -- Disc 3. Subject to contract: There's a secret ingredient in today's menu when a prep assistant loses an adhesive bandage somewhere in the meal. Al Sharpton, Senator Bob Graham, Don King; Minority retort -- Rob Corddry: Democratic debate in NY; Democratic debate in Detroit; The secretaries' tour -- Ed Helms: Original introduction; principle spinner -- Samantha Bee: Block the vote; So you want to bee ... -- the National anthem performed by Samantha Bee, Stephen Colbert, Rob Corddry, Ed Helms -- Continental skiff boat oarsmen for veracity -- Steve Carell: trail and tribulations -- Bob Wiltfong: Sticker shock. Three full length shows from the Black Entertainment cable network's comedy series Comicview. Chris Rock (host), Ronnie Long, Dominique, Rudy Rush -- Show 3. 2: Kiss my bum; Bowl, baby, bowl; Fleas navidad; Alone again...naturally; Joe's kept secret; Makin' whoopie; Ellen unplugged; Ellen's deaf comedy jam -- v. In the Hank Mc Cune show the dim-witted Hank buys a television from credit sharks.Edith has jury duty; Archie is worried about his job; Gloria discovers women's lib; Success story; The first and last supper. Videocassette release of three episodes of the BBC television show broadcast in 1993. Video/C 9703 Cast: Lenny Henry, Caroline Lee Johnson, Roger Griffiths with special guests. Host: Jon Stewart; correspondents, Stephen Colbert, Samantha Bee, Rob Corddry, Ed Helms. DVD 4078 Cast: Christopher Morris, Steve Coogan, Doon Mackichan, Patrick Marber, David Schneider, Michael Alexander. Cedric the Entertainer (host), George Willborn, Sonya D., Mike Bonner. 3: Hello, Dalai; Secrets & Ellen; Reversal of misfortune; The clip show patient; The puppy episode (part 1); The puppy episode (Part 2); Hello muddah, hello faddah; Moving on. Originally produced for television in the early 1950s. Video/C 9663 Cast: Wally Cox, Tony Randall, Jack Warden, Patricia Benoit, Jenny Egan, Ruth Mc Devitt. Peepers, that shy, quiet, slow-moving science teacher whose efforts to do the right thing always seemed to backfire.Nelle Porter instantly breaks hearts, and the equally intriguing Ling Woo, attracts everyone. Angels and blimps -- Pyramids on the Nile -- Side show -- Sex, lies & politics -- Disc 5. A comedy series in the early 1950s with the central role pointed to the Negro domestic who pulls the weekly family situations together with more common sense than all of the other family members. In this sixth installment of Comic Relief, an amazingarray of Hollywood's funniest people are back yetagain to raise money for the homeless. Video/C 8644 Performers: Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Robin Williams, Garry Shandling, Brett Butler, Bob Saget, Alan King, Paul Rodriguez, Dennis Miller, Kevin Pollak, Paula Poundstone, Dave Chappelle, Bill Maher, Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Bob Goldthwait, Marga Gomez, Carlos Menicia, Paul Mooney, Howard Morris, Rick Overton, Carl Reiner, Jeffrey Tambor. Over two dozen of America's comedians present a programof stand-up comedy, skits, and mind-bending mania as afundraiser for the homeless. Special features: The word (including Merriam-Webster's 2006 word of the year: truthiness; Better know a district; Green screen challenge; Stephen Jr. DVD 9252 Cast: Bill Cosby; Phylicia Rashad; Malcolm-Jamal Warner. The show expertly blended slapstick with sophistication, influencing the caliber of TV comedy programs for decades. Ernie Kovacs monologue -- 1812 Overture (also on vhs Video/C 6570) -- Various shorts -- Western parody -- Nairobi duo in space -- Musical office -- Oscilloscope sketches -- Wolfgang Sauerbraten (also on vhs Video/C 6570) -- Dinner symphony -- Whom dunnit? A British television comedy series presenting a satirical exploration of racial stereotypes in Britain, as seen from an Indian point-of-view. Disc 5: Resolutions -- Betrayal -- Weekend -- In dreams begin responsibilities. Special features: Disc 1: "Pilot" commentary by Marshall Herskovitz, Winnie Holzman, Scott Winant ; Disc 3: "Other people's mothers" commentary by Bess Armstrong, Claudia Weill; "Life of Brian" commentary by Devon Gummersall, Todd Holland, Jason Katims ; Disc 4: "Self-esteem" commentary by Claire Danes, Winnie Holzman; "So-called angels" commentaries by Wilson Cruz, Winnie Holzman, Scott Winant ; Disc 5: "Weekend" commentary by Bess Armstrong, Lisa Wilhoit, Adam Dooley ; Disc 6: Featurettes with MSCL cast and creators: My so-called life story; A conversation with: Claire Danes and Winnie Holzman; A conversation with: Marshall Herskovitz and Winnie Holzman; The characters: Angela, The Chase family, The friends; The music; Interview with Claire Danes; Highlights: 1995 Museum of Television & Radio (now known as the Paley Center for Media) Panel; Photo gallery.More and more subject to outrageous hallucinations, Ally struggles to give up her dream of Mr. Adding to all the sexy fun is an unexpected visitor: Mr. Civil Wars -- Those lips, that hand -- Let's dance -- Only the lonely -- Disc 6. Driven off the air by "boycotts" and accusations of "racial stereotyping," it would be the last TV series to feature a black woman in the leading role for 10 years. DVD X5852 Two episodes of the television program by ABC-TV produced in the 1950's. Beverly hillbillies: Elly's animals; Jed plays Solomon; Duke steals a wife; Jed buys the freeway; Jed becomes a banker. Side B: Beverly hillbillies: Family tree; Jed pays his income tax; Clampetts are overdrawn; Giant jackrabbit; Clampetts and the Dodgers. Includes atribute to the casts of Your Show of Shows and Star Trek, the next generation. Includes a reunion of theoriginal cast from the Steve Allen Show and a take-offon the O. - flight of a patriot; : Papa Bear" Bill O'Reilly enters the Eagle's Nest; Cooking with feminists Meta-free-phor-all. The story of a prosperous African American couple living in New York City, raising five children in an uplifting, positive environment. DVD 2859 Complete first season of the television sit-com Diff'rent Strokes. (also on vhs Video/C 6570)-- Kitchen symphony (also on vhs Video/C 6570) -- Percy Dovetonsils -- Wagon train -- Kovacs on music -- Hospital sketch -- Swan Lake of gorillas -- Musical spaghetti -- Nairobi trio -- Street scene -- Ah! Disc 2 Eugene -- Silent western (also on vhs Video/C 6570)-- Eugene reads -- Pinball -- Eugene's lunch box -- Dutch masters -- Miklos Molnar -- Auntie Gruesome -- Matzoh Hepplewhite -- Figaro -- Percy Dovetonsils -- Roger Simess -- Ernie at the peep-show -- Dr. 1 Features: The "crazy" 1812 Overture; a parody of 1950's TV Westerns; the Musical Office; the Kitchen Symphony; the woman-in-a-tub skits; Percy Dovetonsils reads a poem called "Leslie the mean animal trainer;" Wolfgang Sauerbraten selling Pffft spritzer; the bow & arrow blackouts; the "Whom Dunnit" game show. Video/C 6570 Cast: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Elinor Donahue, Billy Gray, Lauren Chapin. With a stunning stream of sketches and songs presents series 1, 2, and 3 plus the special "Back where they came from." Originally presented on BBC television between 19. DVD 3793 (series 1 also on VHS Video/C 8527) The informer: In this original pilot episode of the comic television series about American prisoners of war, a German spy witnesses Hogan's underground operation and can't believe his eyes. Originally broadcast on television during the 1994-1995 season. DVD X6828 Featuring: Gale Storm, Ben Blue, Hans Conreid, Stan Freberg, Jonathan Winters, Jack Albertson, Groucho Marx.A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. DVD 4664 This second segment in a four-part series featuring archival clips offers a fresh take on the first celebrities of television, including interviews with many of them. Sam and Diane face the breakup of their explosive relationship and newcomer Frasier Crane is introduced. Everett Koop, nuclear protestors; Borat: Minor league baseball. Disc 1: Democratic National Convention: The Race From the White House. Disc 2, Republican National Convention: Target New York In addition to news reports of the real world with a satirical edge, the Daily Show also has celebrities (and semi-celebrities) on for interviews with the host, Jon Stewart. She tries to get by in life dealing with her various friends whom include the outgoing redhead Paige, the insecure photographer Adam, her unsure-of-himself cousin Spence, the coffee shop guy Joe Farrell, and the critical and obnoxious Audrey.Includes footage from shows such as "The Milton Berle show", "The Ed Sullivan show", "The Jack Benny show", "The Red Skelton show", "I love Lucy", and "The Honeymooners." Six years in the making, the program features exclusive in-depth interviews with an unprecedented collection of TV's early stars. Sitcom focuses on the influential developers and actors in sitcoms that shaped the genre, including Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Jackie Gleason, Andy Griffith, Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Carl Reiner and Danny Thomas with clips from I love Lucy, The Honeymooners, The Andy Griffith Show, and the Dick Van Dyke Show, among others. DVD 9498 Early comic performances of the comedy team Abbott & Costello taken from the popular television show of the 1950's, the Colgate Comedy Hour. And the Cheers gang says goodbye to a beloved barstool regular - Coach. -- Episode 6: Belief: Ali G: Goes to Hollywood, sex roundtable, James Baker, Marlin Fitzwater; Borat: Guide to the South; Bruno: Alabama. Comedy Central's hit series, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart with episodes from the extremely popular Indecision 2004. ; A film about John Kerry; a film about Tungsten -- Convention day 4 (7/30/04): Stephen Colbert covers John Kerry's acceptance speech; Rob Corddry; Lewis Black catches new stories that fall through the cracks "Back in Black." Host: Jon Stewart; correspondents, Stephen Colbert, Samantha Bee, Rob Corddry, Ed Helms. Convention day 1 (8/31/04): Speeches by John Mc Cain and Rudy Giuliani; Stephen Colbert rubs elbows with Republicans, is branded a pervert; guest: Ted Koppel -- Convention day 2 (9/1/04): Arnold Schwarzenegger and Laura Bush rally; George W. Most challenging of all, Ellen also has to contend being around her annoying and overbearing parents Lois and Harold.Another one bites the dust -- Reality bites -- All of me -- Bygones. Disc 1 (DVD): Bygone days: an Ally Mc Beal retrospective -- Season 2 TV special: Life and trials of Ally Mc Beal -- Vintage featurettes: Season 2: Behind the scenes -- Season 3: Behind the scenes -- Season 5: Behind the scenes -- Goodbye, Ally: Season 5 featurette -- Bonus crossover episode: The practice, Season 2: Axe murderer -- Vonda Shepard music video: "I know better" Disc 2 (Sound disc): Searchin' my soul -- Something about you -- Chances are -- The wildest times of the world -- Sweet inspiration -- I know better (bonus track) -- You belong to me -- Hooked on a feeling -- I only want to be with you -- It's in his kiss (The shoop shoop song) -- Tell him -- Baby, don't you break my heart slow. Andy plays Santa Claus -- The broken clock -- The Winslow woman -- Call Lehigh 4-9000 -- Leroy lends a hand. Marvel over their most hilarious mements when they couldn't keep straight faces. DVD 2859 With the comedian Gracie Allen and George Burns this show developed a format that gave birth to the television sit-com. DVD 2860 Featuring George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bea Benaderet, Fred Clark, Harry Von Zell. 2.] Gourmet night; The Germans; Communication problems; The psychiatrist -- [v. "From Dramatic Text to Dramatic Performance." In: Exploring the language of drama : from text to context / edited by Jonathan Culpeper, Mick Short, and Peter Verdonk. Contains the entire 24 original episodes fromthe first season. Good son (pilot)--Space quest--Dinner at eight--I hate Frasier Crane--Here's looking at you--Crucible-- Disc 2. Norton moves in: The Nortons are having their apartment painted and move in with Ralph and Alice. DVD 992 In My fair landlord Ralph sees an investment opportunity when he decides to buy a house with Norton as the tenant. Work is a pain, but one man's misery is another man's entertainment. DVD 2323 The complete second season of a British television comedy set in a paper company located in a suburb of London. Based on the popular British series of the same name, the American version follows the daily interactions of a group of idiosyncratic office employees at the Scranton, Pa. Special features: Disc 5: Gag reel; deleted scenes; Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presents The Office; The Office promos: XLIII football championship; The Office promos: Beijing Games; webisodes; 'Casual Friday' commentary with Creed Bratton, Mindy Kaling, Ellie Kemper, Brent Forrester, and Claire Scanlon; 'Company picnic' commentary with Paul Lieberstein, Ken Kwapis and Jennifer Celotta. " (George Appleby) -- The Lettermen and Audrey Meadows (4 songs) -- "The forest ranger" (pantomime).DVD 7387 Selected episodes from the 1950's television sit com which relates the comic adventures of Amos Jones and Andrew H. Includes outrageous, exclusive outtakes, vintage clips of sketches from the original show and a musical tribute to costume designer Bob Mackie. Witty, ironic and loveable, this is the show that broke all the molds. The format of this delightful show was set in the Burns home. Video/C 6757 Camilio de Oliveira, Luisa Barbosa, Luis Mascarenhas, Luis Aleluia, Rosa Villa, Cristina Amaral, Paula Marcelo, Tereza Metro, Isabel Santos, Filipa Ganh~ao, Elsa Galv~ao, Fernando Rock. 3.] Waldorf salad; The kipper and the corpse; The anniversary; Basil the rat. Call me irresponsible--Beloved infidel--Selling out--Oops--Death becomes him--Miracle on Third or Fourth Street -- Disc 3. --Can't buy me love--You can'ttell a crook by his cover--Show where Lilith comesback--Midwinter Night's dream--And the whimper is --Disc 4. DVD 2024 Cast: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert-Whitten, Alfonso Ribeiro, Karyn Parsons, Tatyana M. In this television sit-com the Banks family, a respectable Californian family, take in a relative - Will Smith, a street-smart teenager from Philadelphia. Income tax: Ralph has some money to spend and he must decide among paying his income taxes, donating to a church charity, or buying a new bowling ball. After signing a 99 year lease, Norton realizes that he is not living in Shagri-La and tries to break his lease. He has some money to spend and he must decide among paying his income taxes, donating to the church charity, or buying a new bowling ball. Video/C 4034 Better living through TV: Ralph and Norton go on TV to sell the Handy Housewife Helper. Video/C 6610 A collection of "five of the ten most popular" I love Lucy episodes. The show revolves around David Brent, the oblivious general manager who instigates petty office Originally broadcast by the BBC in 2002. DVD 2628 Cast: Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, B. office of the Dunder Mifflin paper supply company via a documentary film crew's cameras. Fun run -- Dunder Mifflin Infinity -- Launch party. Originally broadcast on NBC television during the 2008-2009 season. DVD X2226 Cast: Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, Mackenzie Crook, Lucy Davis, Patrick Baladi, Stacey Roca. each episode) : Bobby Jo & beatnik; last chance; please buy violets; Kate's recipe. Fixit (Part 2) -- Once upon a time -- Improv -- Episode 2: Hanabeni -- Jekyll and Hyde -- El Neggro -- Richard Pryor roast -- Homestead -- Charlie Hill -- Titanic -- Gun shop -- Rebuttal. Opening monologue -- Lord Beaverhead (British newscaster) -- Pedestrian polo -- How to make a salad (Army KP duty) -- Pt. Opening monologue -- Cauliflower Mc Pugg, the boxer -- Red Eye (Western). Video/C 9251 This long-running weekly show spotlighted America's legendary comedian and beloved TV clown, Red Skelton.
Gloria poses in the nude: When Gloria casts her inhibitions to the wind to pose for Mike's artist friend, Mike (the most free-thinking member of the household) experiences reservations. Ally slips into one fantasy after another to try and cope with her new life. Pilot -- Compromising positions -- The kiss -- The affair -- Disc 2. Ed Brown was a cantankerous old widower who owned and operated a small filling station in Los Angeles. He decides she must be saving up to buy him a birthday present. Television was Kovacs' electronic playground, where he experimented with effects and ideas that could not be carried out on any other medium. Features the dutiful children, Rosie and Sammy; Jake, the hot-tempered husband; old-world Uncle David; and the ever-cheerful and gracious matriarch Molly. 12 television episodes (1956) including: Treasury book; Inheritance; The Car; Engagement ring; Obituary; Simon's maid and butler; Rosie the actress; In-laws; David's cousin; Boojie comes home; Insurance; Hobby. 12 television episodes (1956) including: Boy friend; Wedding plans; Partners; Girl Scouts; Molly the matchmaker; Where there's life there's hope; Milk farm; Molly's fish; Nurse's aide; Singer; Silence is not golden; Sammy gets married. Special features: "Murphy Brown : an FYI exclusive" retrospective cast and crew documentary; commentary on two key episodes by Candice Bergen and creator/executive producer Diane English; episode commentary on "Summer of '77" and "Respect" with Candice Bergen and Diane English.
Green monster -- Love's illusions -- I know him by heart. DVD X2134 Just as Ally seems on the verge of giving up on romantic fantasies forever, Billy confesses his undying love for her. Contents Beulah goes gardening -- The Waltz -- The New arrival -- Second wedding. In Dancing Lessons (Director, Richard Bare), Beulah teaches the Henderson's son, Danny, how to dance, and when Danny is stood up by his date, Oriole finds him a blind date. each episode): Jethro goes to school; Pygmalion and Elly; Elly races Jethrine; Great feud; Home for Christmas -- Disc 5. Beverly hillbillies: No place like home; Jed rescues Pearl; Back to Californny; Jed's dilemma; Jed saves the Drysdale's marriage. Cast: Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, Max Baer Jr., Raymond Bailey, Nancy Kulp, Bea Benaderet. The story centers around two African-American kids from Harlem who are adopted by a wealthy white widower living on Park Avenue with his precocious teenage daughter, and their no-nonsense housekeeper. Sweet mystery of life -- Stork Club -- Matzoh Hepplewhite -- Albert Grindley -- Talking flies -- Hot date -- Die Valkerie -- Great Submergo -- Jack Lemmon intro -- Oscilloscope sketches -- Ballerina -- Monster pool -- Clutching hand -- Trashy books. Rentzler Ewing -- Oscilloscope routines -- Turkish bath -- Ernie at the piano -- Percy on Easter -- Ernie's monologue -- Radio & pie in the face -- Mr. Television series about a "typical" mid-century, middle-class, Midwestern American family living in Springfield, Ohio: Jim Anderson, insurance salesman and father, his wife Margaret, and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy. Not it's up to the heroes to make sure no one believes his story! 17, 1965)Kommandant of the year: The heroes must create a diversion before they can sabotage a German rocket-bomb stashed inside the camp. Video/C 8765 The Great impersonation: When three of Hogan's heroes are captured by a German patrol, he must convince Sargeant Shultz to masquerade as a hard-headed Kommandant Klink and free some of his captured men. NBC Comedy hour: A comedy talent showcase hosted by Gale Storm featured singing, dancing, skits, and a lot more of early television.
One of the firm's own sues the company while another passes way, a real baby turns up in a Christmas manger, and some amazing musical talent shows up as well, including Tina Turner, Gloria Gaynor and Macy Gray! Car wash -- Buried pleasures -- Seeing green -- Heat wave -- Disc 2. In The Babysitter (Director, James Tinling), Beulah who is babysitting for the spoiled child of Mr. Beverly Hillbillies: The Clampetts are simple folk living off the land until Jed Clampett accidentally discovers oil on his property and he and his family become instant millionaires. Video/C 9354 In this rare live musical variety show, Bob Hope's third appearance on television, he performs before an all GI audience accompanied by the troupe from his World War II tour. Question man -- Hepplewhite's magic show -- Ernie's final monologue -- Nairobi trio -- Mississippi mud -- Percy's ode to Stanley's cat -- I can't give you anything but love -- Ernie's last show -- Edie's Marilyn Monroe -- Take a good look clues -- The Trenton years. Disc 1: Bud takes up the dance -- Lesson in citizenship -- The motor scooter -- Football tickets -- Live my own life -- Grandpa Jim's rejuvenation -- Bud's encounter with the law. Thanks to the vanity of the camps Kommandant and a phony award ceremony -- the mission is a booming success! (airdate, February 4, 1966)It takes a thief-- sometimes: Hogan learns a band of underground sabateurs operating near Stalag 13 are actually an undercover Gestapo team. Video/C 8766 Hogan go home: Hogan is ordered to return to the States for a hero's welcome. This segment includes a classic Groucho Marx interview. Video/C 6753 Cast: Darryl Stephens, Rodney Chester, Christian Vincent, Doug Spearman, Jensen Atwood. 1-2 -- Don't mess with my man -- Don't make me over -- Nothin' goin' on but the rent -- Disc 2. In this television series New Yorkers Felix Unger and Oscar Madison try to live together as roommates despite the fact that one is a neat freak and the other is a total slob.
The first season of the 1970's sit-com that broke ground for the way it discussed controversial topics and dealt with bigotry and politics. Featuring: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers. A British sit-com of Gareth Blackstock, the "finest" chef in England, possibly the world, who rules the kitchen of Le Chateau Anglais, the most upscale French restaurant in England. The first three episodes from a television satire of British news programmes. Three full length shows from the Black Entertainment cable network's comedy series Comicview. DVD 1059 The Night the Roof Fell In: Rob and Laura each tells their side of an argument to friends when Rob doesn't come home after a marital dispute. Never Name a Duck: Two orphan ducklings come to live at the Petrie house. Originally broadcast on television during the 1996-1997 season. Includes the first 26 episodes from this early classic televison sit-com.
The show's central character, Archie Bunker, was a working-class family man who held bigoted, conservative views of the world. Three episodes from one of the first sit-coms to take on controversial social issues. Big cheese: All statuses are quo in the kitchen: it's a madhouse, especially when Chef Gareth gets ready for the arrival of an eminent restaurateur. It parodies the 'hard-hitting' style of journalism, as well as mocking sports journalism, weather reports, American news programmes, business reports, soa poperas and many other targets. PAL format Video/C 9853 Cast: Christopher Morris, Steve Coogan, Doon Mackichan, Patrick Marber, David Schneider, Michael Alexander. When one gets sick Rob and Laura teach Richie lessons on love and responsibility. DVD 6645 Disc 1, The Early Years: Contents It's time for Ernie -- Ernie in Kovacsland -- Kovacs on the corner -- Kovacs unlimited. DVD 4863 Cast: Candice Bergen, Grant Shaud, Faith Ford, Joe Regalbuto, Robert Pastorelli, Charles Kimbrough, Pat Corley.