History Series / Newhart

11th Feb '17 6:48:13 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* AsHimself: [[TheTonightShow Johnny Carson]], [[Series/TheCarolBurnettShow Tim Conway]], Edwin Newman.

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* AsHimself: [[TheTonightShow [[Series/TheTonightShow Johnny Carson]], [[Series/TheCarolBurnettShow Tim Conway]], Edwin Newman.
29th Jan '17 8:02:20 PM Mdumas43073
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** Then, the entire cast came out to perform a final CurtainCall which runs during the episode's closing credits.
16th Jan '17 11:42:01 PM Geoduck
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* DreamWithinADream: Thanks to the ending of the series, at least one episode is an example of this.
9th Dec '16 10:35:59 PM Mdumas43073
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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss), who [[TheVoiceless never spoke]], and his [[OneSteveLimit other brother Darryl]] (John Voldstad), who ''also'' never spoke. [[spoiler:[[SuddenlyVoiced Until the series finale]], at least.]]

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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss), who [[TheVoiceless never spoke]], and his [[OneSteveLimit other brother Darryl]] (John Voldstad), who ''also'' never spoke.Voldstad); Larry did all the talking, because neither of the Darryls [[TheVoiceless ever spoke]]. [[spoiler:[[SuddenlyVoiced Until the series finale]], at least.]]
9th Dec '16 10:34:47 PM Mdumas43073
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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss) who [[TheVoiceless never spoke]], and his [[OneSteveLimit other brother Darryl]] (John Voldstad) who ''also'' never spoke. [[spoiler:[[SuddenlyVoiced Until the series finale]], at least.]]

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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss) Papenfuss), who [[TheVoiceless never spoke]], and his [[OneSteveLimit other brother Darryl]] (John Voldstad) Voldstad), who ''also'' never spoke. [[spoiler:[[SuddenlyVoiced Until the series finale]], at least.]]
9th Dec '16 10:33:00 PM Mdumas43073
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* YouLookFamiliar: Dr. Hartley apparently never noticed that his best friend from college, "The Peeper", was the handyman in his dream.
1st Dec '16 2:47:46 PM Mdumas43073
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14th Oct '16 12:39:57 PM Geoduck
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* SanitySlippage: It could be argued the whole ''world'' suffers this as the series progresses. As already noted, of course, there's a [[AllJustADream reason for this.]]
** More specifically, Dick in the telethon episode described below, thanks to sleep deprivation.
15th Sep '16 6:32:21 PM FordPrefect
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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss), and his other brother Darryl (John Voldstad), of whom only Larry ever spoke.

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After the first season met with lukewarm reviews and ratings, the show was {{ReTool}}ed somewhat: the show switched from harsh videotape to a warmer film production; Leslie was replaced as maid with her bitchy, self-absorbed cousin Stephanie (Julia Duffy); and, toward the end of Season 2, Dick was persuaded to host a local TV talk show, ''Vermont Today''. Dick's involvement with the show and its producer, the vapid but manic Michael Harris (Peter Scolari), became a whole new source of humor, as did Michael's budding romance with Stephanie. Adding to the fun was a trio of backwoodsmen who purchased the Minuteman Café from Kirk: Larry (William Sanderson), his brother Darryl (Tony Papenfuss), Papenfuss) who [[TheVoiceless never spoke]], and his [[OneSteveLimit other brother Darryl Darryl]] (John Voldstad), of whom only Larry ever spoke.
Voldstad) who ''also'' never spoke. [[spoiler:[[SuddenlyVoiced Until the series finale]], at least.]]
13th Aug '16 3:31:29 PM morenohijazo
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* PrenupBlowup: Stephanie's father wanted Michael to sign a prenup. Stephanie didn't care one way or the other, but when Michael was uncomfortable with signing, Stephanie began to doubt his love for her.
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