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In 1972, he produced an unsold comedy anthology pilot called "The Class of '55", which would show what happened to the graduates of a fictional college seventeen years after the fact. The pilot starred Alan Alda
and Louise Lasser
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While you're doing it, it is sort of a lonely kind of feeling, even though you are surrounded by so many people giving beyond the call. That's generally true of movies, there's a sense of urgency, people risking their tail, people working past exhaustion. That's what moviemaking is. It's lonely because you asked all of them to work that hard for this idea you had.
During the opening credits for some of the seasons of the Mary Tyler Moore
(1970) Show, there is a scene of Mary filming by the one of the lakes in Minneapolis. During that scene, two men jog by--one of whom is James Brooks.