The Cosby Show
"The Cosby Show" appeared on NBC becoming one of the most popular programs in the history of television. "The Cosby Show" depicted a close-knit and prosperous African-American family (The Huxtables) that dwelled in New York City. Dr. Heathcliff (OB-GYN) and Clair (attorney) Huxtable were a happily married, dual-profession couple with aspirations of raising their 5 children in an uplifting, positive environment.
Season 3 Has A Laughter Guarantee! "The Cosby Show is still one of the great TV sitcoms of all time" - DVD Talk, Jason Bailey, The Cosby Show appeared on NBC becoming one of the most popular programs in the history of television. The Cosby Show depicted a close-knit and prosperous family, The Huxtables, that dwelled in New York City. Dr. Heathcliff and Clair Huxtable were a happily married, dual-profession couple with aspirations of raising their five children in an uplifting, positive environment.
More Laughs & Life Lessons! The #1 Rated, Emmy(R)-Winning Sitcom! Enjoy the hilarious seventh season of the comedy classic with 25 original episodes that feature the Huxtables' family growing and filled with laughs every step of the way. This season includes the final episode of Lisa Bonet as "Denise" and the addition of Erika Alexander as Clair's cousin Pam.
When the Huxtables hit the airwaves for the first time in 1984 they created an instant sensation that rejuvenated and changed prime-time television forever. Now you can relive every laugh-out-loud moment from Seasons 5 and 6 of a show that became one of the most popular sitcoms of all time. Critically acclaimed and adored by fans of all ages, discover why Cliff, Clair, and the rest of the Huxtable family became firmly cemented household names.
Enjoy the Final 49 Episodes on 4 Discs! The Huxtables changed television and audiences who tuned in weekly to laugh, learn, and love from their favorite family. Enjoy the last 2 seasons featuring 49 uncut episodes as Cliff, Clair, and family remind us why it was one of the greatest show and end their fantastic series run.
In Death Toll hip-Hop star DMX is "The Dog," a top-level drug dealer who pulls the strings in a murderous web of deceit and terror spreading through the bloodstained streets of New Orleans. Also starring Lou Diamond Phillips ("Stand and Deliver", TV's "Numb3rs"), Leila Arcieri ("A Perfect Fit", "Wild Things 2") and Keshia Knight Pulliam (TV's "The Cosby Show"), this thriller set in the dark, muggy underworld of America's murder capital has police desperate to stop the violence creating a "Death Toll" unlike any the city has ever seen.
Up to this point, Sally Danville's life has played out just as she hoped it would. A beautiful and free-spirited musician, she and her fighter-pilot husband, Jason, live life on the go, free of domestic responsibilities. But with a single phone call from Child & Family Services case worker, Dorothy (Phylicia Rashad, "The Cosby Show"), she learns that things don't always go according to plan.
Stars of MTV's Run's House? dubbed? the new Cosby family celebrate family values in this inspiring guide to modern parenting Despite being a hip-hop icon, an ordained minister, and a reality TV star, Rev Run's greatest accomplishment has been raising his six children?Angela, Vanessa, JoJo, Diggy, Russy and Miley?with his wife Justine. Their journey has been captured on "Run's House," a show that celebrates? finally? a reality TV family that is functional instead of dysfunctional.
The Red House is for those who yearn to relive the old days and for those who wished they could. A family comedy that's a cross between Little House on the Prairie and The Cosby Show with a whole lot of Hee Haw trucking mud right down the middle! Flying chickens, resilient roaches, humiliating hooptys, crazy relatives and runaway mules are just some of the hilarious hi-jinks the Douglas family get up to in a bid to get back to the land and "escape" modern life in the 1980s.
The Cosby Show appeared on NBC from 1984 to 1992, becoming one of the most popular programs in the history of television. The series depicted a close-knit and prosperous African-American family (The Huxtables) that dwelled in New York City. Dr. Heathcliff Huxtable, OB-GYN (Bill Cosby), and his attorney wife Claire (Phylicia Rashad), a happily married, dual-profession couple, had aspirations of raising their five children in a positive, uplifting environment.
"Las Vegas" is hotter than ever as new players come to town for a sizzling Season 5 of TV's sharpest and sexiest drama! As recently installed Montecito casino owner A.J. Cooper, Primetime Emmy(R) Award and Golden Globe(R) winner Tom Selleck ups the stakes for his elite Las Vegas surveillance team in 17 episodes plus two double length episodes filled with smokin'-hot bodies and intense new scandals! Special guest appearances by Cheryl Ladd ("Charlie's Angels"), Geoffrey Owens ("The Cosby Show"), Rachel Boston ("American Dreams"), and Vik Sahay ("Chuck") in the show TV Guide calls "The Coolest Casino Crew on TV".
For eight seasons, America tuned in every Thursday night to watch the nurturing tales and hilarious hijinks of the Huxtable family. The parents, doctor Heathcliff and attorney Clair, juggled busy careers along with raising five children, all to the delight of the viewers of this top-rated sitcom. Fans were entertained by humorous stories but also watched episodes with serious subjects such as dyslexia, civil rights and teenage pregnancy.
Nervous Laughter examines 40 years of situation comedy, decade by decade, providing the first truly panoramic view of TV;s most popular dramatic form. Within this context, Hamamoto traces what he describes as the dominant liberal democratic ideology implicit within situation comedy and explains its enduring popularity. Critically analyzing four decades of television situation comedies from The Honeymooners to The Bill Cosby ShoW, Hamamoto shows how the sitcom reflects, explains, legitimates, and challenges the society in which it is grounded, illuminating the power of laughter both to reaffirm and to question existing social structures.
From Amos 'n' Andy to The Jeffersons to Family Matters to Chappelle's Show, this volume has all different genres animation, documentaries, sitcoms, sports, talk shows, and variety shows and performers such as Muhammad Ali, Louis Armstrong, Bill Cosby, and