Cult TV: A Viewer's Guide to the Shows America Can't Live Without

Overview

Television addicts of America unite!

At last! Here's the book you've been waiting for to fill those idle moments while you're waiting for Star Trek ("Beam me up, Scotty"), Monty Python's Flying Circus ("And now for something completely different"), or The Mary Tyler Moore Show ("Hi, guys!") to come on the air.

Cult TV includes the unknown tales of the shows' origins, the truth about how the stars got their roles (and where they are now), ...

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Overview

Television addicts of America unite!

At last! Here's the book you've been waiting for to fill those idle moments while you're waiting for Star Trek ("Beam me up, Scotty"), Monty Python's Flying Circus ("And now for something completely different"), or The Mary Tyler Moore Show ("Hi, guys!") to come on the air.

Cult TV includes the unknown tales of the shows' origins, the truth about how the stars got their roles (and where they are now), important episodes, fan club information, and more trivia than even the most crazed connoisseur of repeat viewing could ever need!

Here, in one volume, is more than you've ever dreamed of knowing about Hymie the Robot, the Batmobile, Barney Fife, the 12th Precinct, the Jupiter II, and the rest of the weird and wonderful features immortalized in over seventy-five cult television programs!

Are M*A*S*H and I Love Lucy over for the day? Don't despair . . . Cult TV will whisk you right back to rerun heaven! Yes, now you can visit forever with Rob and Laura, Batman and Robin, Gomez and Morticia, Rocky and Bullwinkle, and Al and Peg!

Over Seventy-Five Cult Favorites! Including:

  • The Andy Griffith Show
  • The Honeymooners
  • I Love Lucy
  • Leave It to Beaver
  • M*A*S*H
  • The Dick Van Dyke Show
  • The Twilight Zone
  • Batman
  • The X-Files
  • The Prisoner
  • Dr. Who
  • The Simpsons
  • Married . . . with Children
  • Rocky and Bullwinkle
  • The Monkees
  • Fawlty Towers
  • The Odd Couple
  • Taxi
  • Twin Peaks
  • I Dream of Jeannie
  • Barney Miller
  • The Flintstones
  • Alfred Hitchcock Presents
  • Mission: Impossible
  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show
  • Saturday Night Live
  • Dark Shadows
  • All in the Family
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation
  • The Avengers
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312242954
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 12/31/2000
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256

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