TV Shows I watched in...The 70s

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1.
Emergency! (1972 TV Series)
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The crew of Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51, particularly the paramedic team, and Rampart Hospital respond to emergencies in their operating area. (60 mins.)
 
2.
Adam-12 (1968 TV Series)
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Two regular police officers patrol Los Angeles. (30 mins.)
 
3.
All in the Family (1971 TV Series)
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A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day. (30 mins.)
 
4.
The Jeffersons (1975 TV Series)
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A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants. (30 mins.)
 
5.
Maude (1972 TV Series)
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This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal, independent woman living in Tuckahoe... (30 mins.)
 
6.
Mary Tyler Moore (1970 TV Series)
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The lives and trials of a young single woman and her friends, both at work and at home. (30 mins.)
 
7.
Rhoda (1974 TV Series)
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After spending several years in her young adult life in Minneapolis but with her brash Bronx Jewish upbringing in tow and with its associated sarcasm... (30 mins.)
 
8.
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967 TV Series)
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show. (60 mins.)
 
9.
Hee Haw (1969 TV Series)
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Televised comedy/variety show with a country bent. (60 mins.)
 
10.
Family Affair (1966 TV Series)
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Bill Davis is a highly paid and successful engineer living in a large apartment in New York with his valet... (30 mins.)
 
11.
Flip (1970 TV Series)
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One of the many variety shows available in the 1970s (along with Sonny and Cher, Captain and Tennille... (60 mins.)
 
12.
That's My Mama (1974 TV Series)
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Clifton likes being a barber in Washington DC where he works in the business started by his father.... (30 mins.)
 
13.
The High Chaparral (1967 TV Series)
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The Cannon family runs the High Chaparral Ranch in the Arizona Territory in 1870s. Big John wants to... (60 mins.)
 
14.
Mannix (1967 TV Series)
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Mannix worked originally for Wickersham at Intertect and then struck out on his own, assisted by Peggy Fair (whose cop-husband had been killed) and police department contact Tobias. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Room 222 (1969 TV Series)
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Black teacher Pete Dixon tries to teach the students at Walt Whitman High to be tolerant. He is assisted by girlfriend and school counselor Liz and student teacher (later teacher) Alice. The students love him. (30 mins.)
 
16.
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1971 TV Series)
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After a string of successful hit records, Sonny and Cher attempted to take the movie world by storm... (60 mins.)
 
17.
The Sonny and Cher Show (1976 TV Series)
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Cher and Sonny Bono starred in this quintessentially '70's TV comedy/variety show. Sonny and Cher's hit songs featured prominently on the show... (60 mins.)
 
18.
Cher (1975 TV Series)
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Cher's solo television variety show spinoff after the Sonny & Cher shows had concluded. (60 mins.)
Director: Art Fisher
 
19.
The Carol Burnett Show (1967 TV Series)
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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe. (60 mins.)
 
20.
The Bob Newhart Show (1972 TV Series)
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The professional and personal misadventures of a psychologist and his family, patients, friends and colleagues. (30 mins.)
 
21.
Love, American Style (1969 TV Series)
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An anthology comedy series featuring a line up of different celebrity guest stars appearing in anywhere from one, two, three, and four short stories or vignettes within an hour about versions of love and romance. (60 mins.)
 
22.
Barnaby Jones (1973 TV Series)
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The exploits of milk-swilling, geriatric private eye Barnaby Jones. (60 mins.)
 
23.
M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
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The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation. (25 mins.)
 
24.
Happy Days (1974 TV Series)
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The Cunningham family live through the 1950s with help and guidance from the lovable and almost superhuman greaser, Fonzie. (30 mins.)
 
25.
Laverne & Shirley (1976 TV Series)
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The misadventures of two single women in the 1950s and '60s. (30 mins.)
Director: Cindy Williams
 
26.
Mork & Mindy (1978 TV Series)
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A wacky alien comes to Earth to study its residents, and the life of the human woman he boards with is never the same. (30 mins.)
 
27.
Lucas Tanner (1974 TV Series)
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Lucas Tanner changes careers after a grievous personal tragedy, taking up teaching in suburban St. Louis. He approaches it in an idealistic fashion, rebeling against the rules that keep him from connecting to the students. (60 mins.)
 
28.
The Six Million Dollar Man (1974 TV Series)
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After a crippled test pilot is rebuilt with nuclear powered limbs and implants, he serves as a unique intelligence agent. (60 mins.)
 
29.
The Bionic Woman (1976 TV Series)
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After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own. (60 mins.)
 
30.
The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator. (60 mins.)
 
31.
The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971 TV Series)
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The NBC Mystery Movie was an "umbrella title" for one of many mystery series shown on a rotating basis in the same time slot on Sunday nights on NBC... (120 mins.)
 
32.
Tony Orlando and Dawn (1974 TV Series)
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Nineteen-seventies' era comedy/variety television show, starring Tony Orlando (and Dawn). (60 mins.)
Director: Jeff Margolis
 
33.
Police Woman (1974 TV Series)
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This was the first TV cop show to feature a female lead - Sergeant "Pepper" Anderson, an undercover cop for the Criminal Conspiracy Unit of the Los Angeles Police Department. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Little House on the Prairie (1974 TV Series)
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The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in the 19th century American Midwest. (60 mins.)
 
35.
Baretta (1975 TV Series)
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The cases of maverick undercover New York City detective Tony Baretta. (60 mins.)
 
36.
Doc (1975 TV Series)
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The gentle humor of old-fashioned family doctor Joe Bogert. (30 mins.)
 
37.
Sanford and Son (1972 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a cantankerous junk dealer and his frustrated son. (30 mins.)
 
38.
Chico and the Man (1974 TV Series)
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The relationship between a cranky old mechanic and a twentysomething Chicano. (30 mins.)
 
39.
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975 TV Series)
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A compassionate teacher returns to his inner city high school of his youth to teach a new generation of trouble making kids. (30 mins.)
 
40.
Starsky and Hutch (1975 TV Series)
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Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino, with the help of police snitch, Huggy Bear. (60 mins.)
 
41.
Black Sheep Squadron (1976 TV Series)
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The dramatized World War II adventures of US Major Gregory "Pappy" Boyington and his Marine Attack Squadron 214, AKA The Black Sheep Squadron. (60 mins.)
 
42.
One Day at a Time (1975 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a divorced mother, her family, and their building superintendent in Indianapolis. (30 mins.)
 
43.
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969 TV Series)
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The show is about doctors Marcus Welby, a general practitioner and Steven Kiley, Welby's young assistant... (60 mins.)
 
44.
Medical Center (1969 TV Series)
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Located in the Los Angeles area, Medical Center was an otherwise unnamed hospital complex that was part of a large university campus... (60 mins.)
 
45.
Donny and Marie (1975 TV Series)
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Long running variety show, featuring the brother-sister singing duo of Donny and Marie Osmond. The first... (60 mins.)
 
46.
Family (1976 TV Series)
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The joys and heartaches of the Lawrence family of Pasadena, California. (60 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
 
47.
Switch (1975 TV Series)
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An ex-cop and an ex-con start their own detective agency. (90 mins.)
 
48.
The Captain and Tennille (1976 TV Series)
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A weekly variety show hosted by the husband and wife recording duo The Captain and Tennille. (60 mins.)
 
49.
Charlie's Angels (1976 TV Series)
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The adventures of three sexy female private eyes. (60 mins.)
 
50.
Mr. T and Tina (1976 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
51.
60 Minutes (1968 TV Series)
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A popular television News magazine in the USA, in which an ever changing team of CBS News correspondents contribute segments ranging from hard news coverage to politics to lifestyle and pop culture. (60 mins.)
Director: Arthur Bloom
 
52.
Lou Grant (1977 TV Series)
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The trials of the former TV station manager, turned newspaper city editor, and his journalist staff. (60 mins.)
 
53.
Eight Is Enough (1977 TV Series)
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This comedy drama focused on a family with eight very independent children. (60 mins.)
 
54.
What's Happening!! (1976 TV Series)
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A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city. (30 mins.)
 
55.
Carter Country (1977 TV Series)
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The comic exploits of a redneck sheriff and his educated black deputy in a small Georgia town. (30 mins.)
 
56.
Quincy M.E. (1976 TV Series)
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The cases of a coroner who investigates suspicious deaths that usually suggest murder. (60 mins.)
 
57.
Wonder Woman (1975 TV Series)
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The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes. (60 mins.)
 
58.
Alice (1976 TV Series)
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A greasy-spoon diner in Phoenix, Arizona is the setting for this long-running series. The title character... (30 mins.)
 
59.
The Love Boat (1977 TV Series)
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The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess. (60 mins.)
 
60.
Fish (1977 TV Series)
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A grumpy New York cop and his wife adopt five rowdy foster children. (30 mins.)
 
61.
Barney Miller (1974 TV Series)
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The captain of a city police station and his staff handle the various local troubles and characters that come to the building. (30 mins.)
 
62.
Operation Petticoat (1977 TV Series)
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It's hijinks on the high seas when a U.S. submarine has to take on a collection of female nurses. Somehow or another... (30 mins.)
 
63.
Battlestar Galactica (1978 TV Series)
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After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. (60 mins.)
 
64.
Vega$ (1978 TV Series)
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Dan Tanna is a private investigator in the gambling town of Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas can be seedy or glamorous... (60 mins.)
 
65.
Dallas (1978 TV Series)
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The soapy, backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate J.R. Ewing and his family. (60 mins.)
 
66.
Fantasy Island (1977 TV Series)
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Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected. (60 mins.)
 
67.
Three's Company (1976 TV Series)
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The misadventures of two women and one man living in one apartment and their neighbors. (30 mins.)
 
68.
Taxi (1978 TV Series)
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The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things. (30 mins.)
 
69.
Kaz (1978 TV Series)
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The cases of former car thief-turned-criminal attorney Martin "Kaz" Kazinsky. (60 mins.)
 
70.
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The cases of a pair of teen detective brothers and a teen girl amateur sleuth. (60 mins.)
 
71.
WKRP in Cincinnati (1978 TV Series)
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The staff of a struggling radio station have a chance at success after the new programming director changes the format to rock music (30 mins.)
 
72.
The Waverly Wonders (1978 TV Series)
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Joe Casey is a washed-up pro basketball player turned history teacher and basketball coach at Waverly High School in Eastfield... (30 mins.)
 
73.
Who's Watching the Kids (1978 TV Series)
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Angie and Stacy are two showgirls in Las Vegas, Nevada. Their two younger siblings, Frankie and Melissa... (30 mins.)
 
74.
The Incredible Hulk (1978 TV Series)
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A fugitive scientist has the curse of becoming a powerful green monster under extreme emotional stress. (60 mins.)
 
75.
The Associates (1979 TV Series)
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The working lives of three neophyte lawyers. (30 mins.)
 
76.
Angie (1979 TV Series)
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Angie Falco is a middle class Italian-American who marries the wealthy Brad Benson, and she soon learns... (30 mins.)
 
77.
Real People (1979 TV Series)
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After "That's Incredible" (1980) surfaced with the same format as "Real People", MAD Magazine summed it up well in their parody show: "That's Real Incredible, People".
 
78.
Benson (1979 TV Series)
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Jessica Tate's sharp-tongued former butler, Benson DuBois, moves up in the world, becoming first the governor's "director of household affairs," then the state's budget director, then lieutenant governor and candidate for the executive mansion. (30 mins.)
 
79.
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979 TV Series)
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A 20th century astronaut emerges out of 500 years of suspended animation into a future time to become Earth's greatest hero. (60 mins.)
 
80.
20/20 (1978 TV Series)
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A.B.C.'s original hour-long news magazine. (60 mins.)
Director: Roger Goodman
 
81.
The Dukes of Hazzard (1979 TV Series)
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The adventures of the fast-drivin', rubber-burnin' Duke boys of Hazzard County. (60 mins.)
Director: William Crain
 
82.
Detective School (1979 TV Series)
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The comic exploits of the wackos who populate a detective school run by a rundown PI. (30 mins.)
 
83.
Hart to Hart (1979 TV Series)
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The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan and Jennifer Hart. (60 mins.)
 
84.
The Lazarus Syndrome (1979 TV Series)
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MacArthur St. Clair is a tough as nails chief cardiologist at Webster Memorial Hospital. Because of... (60 mins.)
 
85.
Trapper John, M.D. (1979 TV Series)
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The Korean War MASH unit veteran operates as Chief Surgeon in a major city hospital with his colleagues. (60 mins.)
 
86.
The Odd Couple (1970 TV Series)
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Two men, a neat freak and a slob separated from their wives, have to live together despite their differences. (30 mins.)
 
87.
Cannon (1971 TV Series)
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Frank Cannon is an overweight, balding ex-cop with a deep voice and expensive tastes in culinary pleasures; he becomes a high-priced private investigator. (60 mins.)
 
88.
Ironside (1967 TV Series)
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Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco. (60 mins.)
 
89.
The San Pedro Beach Bums (1977 TV Series)
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Five friends since high school decide to share a houseboat in beautiful southern California. Charming Buddy is their leader, Boychick the ladies man. Stuf believes big is beautiful, Dancer is a fidgety type and kind Moose lifts weights.
 
90.
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres. (120 mins.)