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* NamesTheSame: The Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; while that version failed to make it to air, it did spawn a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]], and a slightly modified version of it sold in New Zealand as ''Face The Music''. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host and a [[WhoWantsToBeWhoWantsToBeAMillionaire million-dollar bonus round]]; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they didn't do anything with it either. In October 2020, the day it began filming, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''--later revealed to be for Creator/{{Fox}}'s winter lineup.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; while that version failed to make it to air, it did spawn a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]], and a slightly modified version of it sold in New Zealand as ''Face The Music''. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv Jones]]-[[Series/MadTV1995 David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host and a [[WhoWantsToBeWhoWantsToBeAMillionaire million-dollar bonus round]]; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they didn't do anything with it either. In October 2020, the day it began filming, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''--later revealed to be for Creator/{{Fox}}'s winter lineup.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; while that version failed to make it to air, it did spawn a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]], and a slightly modified version of it sold in New Zealand as ''Face The Music''. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{FOX}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; while that version failed to make it to air, it did spawn a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]], and a slightly modified version of it sold in New Zealand as ''Face The Music''. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; host and a [[WhoWantsToBeWhoWantsToBeAMillionaire million-dollar bonus round]]; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done didn't do anything with it either. In October 2020, the day it began filming, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{FOX}} announced that it had acquired it ''Australia''--later revealed to be for its midseason Creator/{{Fox}}'s winter lineup.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{FOX}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all while that version failed to make it spawned was to air, it did spawn a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]].Goen]], and a slightly modified version of it sold in New Zealand as ''Face The Music''. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{FOX}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{Fox}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{Fox}} Creator/{{FOX}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.


** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot!}}'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{Fox}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.

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** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot!}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot}}!'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{Fox}}'s Creator/{{FOX}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.


** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot}}!'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{Fox}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.

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** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot}}!'', ''Series/{{Jackpot!}}'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{Fox}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.


** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot}}!'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{FOX}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.

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** Both 1970s NBC versions are believed to have been destroyed, although a James clip was used in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uwio7xpceM this 1974 promo]] (which also has rare clips of ''Series/HighRollers'', ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''Series/{{Jackpot}}!'', ''Celebrity Sweepstakes'', and the surviving episode of ''Series/WinningStreak'') and another was used in a 1988 game show special of Creator/{{FOX}}'s Creator/{{Fox}}'s ''The Late Show''. One '77 episode is known to exist, and a full James episode, from December 26, 1974, was discovered in February 2010.



** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996. And on June of 2021, twenty episodes were put up for streaming on the website Tubi.

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** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996. And on In June of 2021, twenty 20 episodes of it were put up for placed on the Fox-owned streaming on the website service Tubi.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{Fox}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.

to:

* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), Video'', and had pitched doing pop, classic hits, and country music editions of the show for Creator/{{MTV}}, Creator/{{VH1}}, and Creator/{{CMT}} respectively), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{Fox}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.


** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996. And ion June of 2021, twenty episodes were put up for streaming on the website Tubi.

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** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996. And ion on June of 2021, twenty episodes were put up for streaming on the website Tubi.


** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996.

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** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel]] from 1993 to 1996. And ion June of 2021, twenty episodes were put up for streaming on the website Tubi.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either. In October 2020, word emerged of a revival being produced for the American market in ''Australia''; the day it began filming, Creator/{{Fox}} announced that it had acquired it for its midseason lineup.


** The Hayes version may or may not be intact, as it only aired in a few markets for 26 weeks.



* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}.

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* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the The Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}.


* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}. (Kind of ironic, considering the Family Channel, as ABC Family, would go on to air reruns of ''Power Rangers''.)

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* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}. (Kind of ironic, considering the Family Channel, as ABC Family, would go on to air reruns of ''Power Rangers''.)


** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and the Family Channel from 1993 to 1996.
* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either.

to:

** The Jim Lange version is intact, and was rerun on Creator/USANetwork from 1989 to 1991 and [[Creator/ABCFamily the Family Channel Channel]] from 1993 to 1996.
* NamesTheSame: Unfortunately, the Tommy Oliver who led the orchestra on this show was not the {{Franchise/Power Ranger|s}}.
Ranger|s}}. (Kind of ironic, considering the Family Channel, as ABC Family, would go on to air reruns of ''Power Rangers''.)
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: For starters, the Lange era was supposed to get another season, as it started off very good in the ratings; but then ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' came along, and the ratings plunged.plunged after stations started moving it to bad timeslots. And after that, aside from ''Name that Video'', any attempts to revive the format have gotten stuck in DevelopmentHell. Musician Peter Allen hosted a pilot from [[Series/CatchPhrase Marty Pasetta]] and [[Creator/OrionPictures Orion Television]] in 1990; all it spawned was a game for the UsefulNotes/PhilipsCDi hosted by [[Series/{{Blackout}} Bob]] [[Series/WheelOfFortune Goen]]. [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Quincy Jones]]-[[Series/MadTv David Salzman]] Entertainment tried in 1996-97 to re-do the show; after their normal producing partner, Creator/WarnerBros, passed up the project, they went to [[Creator/SonyPicturesTelevision Columbia [=TriStar=] Television]] and attemtped to pair it up with a reboot of the CTT-owned ''Series/TreasureHuntUS''; nope. Phil Gurin, who produced the US version of ''Series/TheWeakestLink'', attempted a pilot in 2001; no go. Creator/{{CBS}} (who the 1990 pilot had allegedly been pitched to) shot a primetime-intended pilot in 2006 with [[Series/{{Pyramid}} Donny Osmond]] as host; didn't work. They sold the rights to MTV Networks (who had previously done ''Name that Video''), and ''they'' sold the rights to Creator/FremantleMedia in 2012; they haven't done anything with it either.

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