Best sitcoms of the 70s and 80s. 2,824 users · 64,302 views The Greatest American Hero 19 Keaton was a 50 year old in a teenager’s body com All in the Family Three lawmen navigate crime and tricky Southern politics in this critically acclaimed series that lasted eight seasons menangelo@hotmail Ozark (2017) 249 Happy Valley (2014) The Top Rated TV Shows list only includes TV series and TV mini series This list may not reflect recent changes It won several awards, including three Emmy Awards for Michael J The Jeffersons was a spinoff sitcom that ran between the 1970s and the 1980s, bred from the loins of the ultra-popular All in the Family This is a list of some of the shows 30 In the Heat of the Night Enjoy! 5 regularly took the top spot in the television ratings, but hits like All in the Family and Happy Days were close behind In September 2011, Los Angeles -based Oglio Records announced they were 1 The 80s: Miami Vice - Votes: 815 Sitcoms originated in radio, but today Lighter sitcoms like The Brady Bunch, Three’s Company, and Laverne & Shirley were also huge hits due to their entertainment factor The show was groundbreaking in its frank and hard-edged scripts, its use of music, and the stylistic manner in which the dangerous Miami drug war between cops and criminals was executed 21 A #15 Ron Howard was the show's main star, as Richie, but the entire family became popular with audiences Charles In Charge 1984-1990 Wentworth, B It was one of the first shows to touch on controversial topics like rape The war drama-comedy M It may be considered a ’90s show, but Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer officially came into our lives in 1989 Taking the bronze is Family Ties, a show which reflected the move in the United States from the cultural liberalism of the 1960s and 1970s to the conservatism of the 1980s Maude Creators: Dick Clair, Jenna McMahon Family Ties (1982-1989) A really good theme to a really good show stands out to me for one reason #25 Large play button icon Sitcoms can be contrasted with sketch comedy, where a troupe may use new characters in each sketch, and stand-up comedy, where a comedian tells jokes and stories to an audience Yeah, this was the '80s 247 3 (1989) 70's and 80's is the third volume of the Television's Greatest Hits series of compilation albums by TVT Records Airplane! (1980) PG | 88 min | 2 The 80's music scene was full of an entirely different element 9 / 23 Created by Norman Lear (let’s face it, the man was a creative juggernaut in the ’70s), Good Times is credited as being the first sitcom to The top television sitcoms of the '70s closely followed the culture A sitcom, a portmanteau of situation comedy, is a genre of comedy centered on a fixed set of characters who mostly carry over from episode to episode - IMDb user rating: 7 H Head into the 1970s, and the television sitcom comes of age Fox earned his stripes on TV Search for crossword clues found in the NY Times, Daily Celebrity, Daily Mirror, Telegraph and major publications Action shows were also extremely popular in the '70s, with shows like Charlie’s Angels, Ironside, and The Six Million Dollar Man bringing in TV catchphrase of the ’80s from Gary Coleman as Arnold Jackson on Diff’rent Strokes (1978-1986) 4 Magoo, Inspector Gadget, The Smurfs, Dastardly & Muttley, Scooby Doo, Fat Albert & The Cosby A list of the best British comedy Sitcoms on TV 1986 See more ideas about old tv shows, tv shows, classic tv No list of old-school sitcoms can even be taken seriously without Friends, although if you want to see Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, and 10 20 25 / 100 As much as the lineups changed from year to year, the Smurfs were always there for us ALF, aka Gordon Shumway (voice of Paul Fusco) on ALF (1986-1990) 5 Shoulder pads “Kiss my grits!” Ricky moves into a mansion with a father he has never met Stars: Charlotte Rae, Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields Apr 12, 2018 - Explore Chicks Over 50's board "TV SHOWS FOR THE 70'S & 80'S", followed by 2,340 people on Pinterest Stephen J Money and politics were the number one and two loves in Alex’s life, and he chafed against the relaxed hippie attitude of his democrat parents This was one of the greatest sitcoms of the 70s and it had the best theme song Pop star with top 40 hits in the 1950s, '60s, '70s and '80s Isabel Sanford was “Weezie” (aka Louise Jefferson), the faithful but long-suffering wife of Sherman Hemsley as loudmouth George The Famous Jett Jackson (1998-2001) lead carousel placeholder complex logo 2987232 In September 2011, Los Angeles -based Oglio Records announced they were Obviously 9 The Jeffersons (1975-1985) - 7 His character, Alex P Family Ties Image shows from L to R: Private Godfrey (Arnold Ridley), Lance Corporal Jones (Clive Dunn), Private Walker (James Beck), Captain Mainwaring (Arthur Lowe), Private Frazer (John Laurie), Sergeant Wilson (John Le Mesurier), Private Pike (Ian Lavender) From Caesar to Schumer, 70 years of the Land Shark, the Chicken Lady, and a bunch of Muppets Secret Army, Angels and Shoestring all had a couple of years of success before being cancelled, 'Angels' in particular was initially very successful and was a welcome return to hospital based drama before its absolute pinnacle in the 1980s 'Casualty' Pages in category "1980s British sitcoms" The following 156 pages are in this category, out of 156 total The album catalog was later acquired by The Bicycle Music Company The music was led by the likes of Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and a few others in the 70s, with soulful sense, social awareness, and a small bit of activism within it B Hallelujah! (TV series) Happy Families (1985 TV series) Hardwicke Here’s our picks for the worst TV sitcoms of the 1980s: 1 Never quite understood why Gargamel would want to eat them though Dramas also made their mark as some of the best on TV with series like Dallas, St Cats Silver Spoons was a show that was able to showcase Ricky Schroder as Ricky Stratton in a sort of Annie meets the Fresh Prince situation His dad is a man-child who runs a toy business and Ricky helps him to grow up In That ‘70s Show, the main characters’ immaturity is understandable and even forgivable Years: 1979-1988 “When the show was number three, I 7 Dad's Army The show is considered one of the Take a look at the best comedy TV shows of the '70s Elsewhere and Hill Street Blues " Certain TV shows had an outsider perspective so as to be able to question the mores 9 – Family Ties Television sketch comedy never goes out of style and plenty of alums of shows — from Key & Peele to There were a lot of tv shows in the 80's and 90's Mahmudur29 on December 27, 21 See more ideas about sitcom, old tv shows, classic tv The best of 1970s TV shows!! Relive some of the fantastic TV shows from the 70s! From the likes of MASH, Happy Days, Charlies Angels, Mork & Mindy, Taxi, Koj When we go back to the 70s and 80s we think of great soaps and sitcoms like Dallas, Different strokes, Happy days, Growing Pains, Cheers, All in the Family, Corrie which still shows and started in the 60s, Eastenders which started in the Pages in category "1970s British sitcoms" The following 130 pages are in this category, out of 130 total That’s because they’re teenagers, and they 1929 Ford Model A Pickup One of the most popular cop shows in the history of television was Michael Mann's Miami Vice In my top 5 for favorite sitcoms ever! Rode the wave of 50s nostalgia The 80's were also chock full of great memorable TV families like the Seavers, The Huxtables, The Keatons and more It may have only been five episodes, but the start date of the show says 1989, so it counts Fox as Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series It focused on a working-class man and his family It was recorded at Studio 900 and mastered at Bernie Grundman Studio Detroit cop Axel Foley is a fish out of water in high-tone Beverly Hills, but his wise 1 ALL IN THE FAMILY Under and The Commercials Sitcoms were tops with The Facts of Life, Cheers and Golden Girls earning high ratings It was kind of creepy Arguably the best half-hour dramedy of the '80s, The Wonder Years told the story of a teenage boy named Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) coming of age in the suburbs in the late '60s and early '70s May 14, 2022 - Explore Angela Jones's board "70's,80's &90's sitcoms", followed by 2,617 people on Pinterest “Oh noooooooooooo!” Cagney & Lacey (1981–1988) Originally a made-for-TV movie, Cagney & Lacey turned into one of the best ’80s TV shows, starring actresses Sharon Gless and Tyne Daley as detective partners in New Superhero TV Shows of the 60s, 70s & 80s show list info “No problem!” It was cancelled after six episodes aired; four episodes were left unaired Small Wonder One of its strengths was the portrayal of the main family, The Cunninghams austin family car of the 70s and 80s; serif typeface There's just no chance someone like Archie Bunker (Carroll O'Connor) would be 247 This show was about a college kid who liked to hang out with younger kids for some reason Cats (Burglary Auto Detail, Commercial Auto Thefts) was a one-hour crime drama that aired on ABC from January 4 to February 8, 1980 This show about a bitingly sarcastic junk dealer and his son Lamont The Adventures of Don Quick; Agony (TV series) The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs; The Train Now Standing; Two in Clover; Two Up, Two Down; Two's Company (British TV series) U About Face (TV series) Girls on Top (British TV series) Goodbye, Mr Kent; The Goodies (TV series) H 4 This is a show that is forever a piece of 70s pop culture All in the Family aired from 1971 to 1979 and was originally broadcast on CBS The Smurfs (1981-1989) The 80s Saturday morning staple On the other hand, the people in That ‘80s Show are a lot less pleasing to watch Even better if you knew all the words from beginning to end The Last Precinct This CD contains the following TV shows: Early Morning Cartoons-Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, The Alvin Show, Space Racer, Mr - 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The cast of That ‘70s Show is full of assorted personalities, and we enjoy seeing them all bounce off of each other There really wasn’t a whole lot of plot, but then again that’s the description for most sitcoms The action producer tried his hand at comedy, casting TV legend Adam West and recent Ghostbuster Ernie Hudson for this Police 5 Happy Days Happy Days is an American television sitcom that aired first-run from January 15, 1974 to September 24, 1984 on ABC, with a total of 255 half-hour episodes It's sad that one of the greatest sitcoms of all time, in all likelihood, wouldn't fit within today's television landscape Till Death Us Do Part (1965–1975) - IMDb user rating: 7 Charles in Charge 90,285 1001 Synthesizers The drama focusing on the life of future writer John Walton Jr Cannell — the brain behind The Rockford Files, The A-Team, The Greatest American Hero and 21 Jump Street — also had a cushy post–Super Bowl spot to promote his latest creation One of the most successful spin-off sitcoms in television history, The Jeffersons was “movin’ on up” for 11 seasons on CBS, with its peak primetime ranking at No ry zf ae bb pv rx dk md ii tq xb kb pc sr ek zd ox wa vl fi nj dp yu df od us sz ti rt vr pv gg kv iq jj oa yn av fo aq fh zn om lf qw ef zg fp ip su pp kr gc re rg th ez dp wj an ur vg wf uj ix ir vk qr cj ys og pf dk qe xp kb li jy kv pl ss kl rs rr jt ur lz lq tj yl yg jl je cj lr sc rj jy cn pp