The greatest sitcoms of all time
    (2014)

    Nonfiction

    Book

    Call Numbers:
    791.45617/GITLIN,M
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Details

PUBLISHED
Lanham : Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2014
DESCRIPTION
419 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
ISBN/ISSN
9780810887244 (cloth : alk. paper), 081088724X (cloth : alk. paper), 9780810887244, 081088724X :
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Seinfeld -- All in the Family -- M*A*S*H -- I Love Lucy -- The Mary Tyler Moore Show -- Cheers -- The Andy Griffith Show -- Frasier -- The Dick Van Dyke Show -- Taxi -- The Honeymooners -- Murphy Brown -- The Crosby Show -- The Simpsons -- 30 Rock -- Everybody Loves Raymond -- The Jack Benny Program -- Family Ties -- Modern Family -- Leave It to Beaver -- The Golden Girls -- Will & Grace -- The Larry Sanders Show -- Friends -- The Odd Couple -- The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show -- Barney Miller -- The Office -- Get Smart -- Family Guy -- Curb Your Enthusiasm -- Roseanne -- Father Knows Best -- Arrested Development -- The Wonder Years -- Soap -- Happy Days -- The Big Bang Theory -- Green Acres -- Malcolm in the Middle -- Bewitched -- The Phil Silvers Show -- South Park -- Two and a Half Men -- Make Room for Daddy -- The Courtship of Eddie's Father -- Sanford and Son -- The Beverly Hillbillies -- Night Court -- The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis -- Maude -- Home Improvement -- The Jeffersons -- Hogan's Heroes -- The Monkees -- Rhoda -- The Addams Family -- Designing Women -- NewsRadio -- Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman -- That Girl -- Kate & Allie - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. -- Our Miss Brooks -- The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet -- My World and Welcome to It -- The Bob Cummings Show -- Coach -- The Flintstones. Appendixes: A. Emmy Awards and nominations -- B. The Just-missed list: Top 10 sitcoms for each decade -- C. Ten best spin-offs -- D. Fifty funniest male characters -- Fifty funniest female characters

In this book the author has assembled the top seventy sitcoms in television history. The rankings are based on such factors as longevity, ratings, awards, humor, impact, and legacy