Beulah (1950–1953)

TV Series  |   |  Comedy
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 63 users  
Reviews: 8 user

A comedy series of a family with the central role pointed to their Negro domestic who pulls the weekly family situations together with more common sense than all of the other family members.

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 87 titles
created 26 Mar 2011
 
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 18 Sep 2011
 
list image
a list of 18 titles
created 07 Sep 2012
 
a list of 115 titles
created 23 Aug 2013
 
list image
a list of 9 titles
created 24 Feb 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Beulah" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Beulah (1950–1953)

Beulah (1950–1953) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Beulah.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
1952   1951   1950  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951–1953)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Stories mostly centered on The Kingfish's schemes to get rich, often by duping his brothers in the Mystic Knights of the Sea Lodge. Andy was particularly dupable. Amos mostly narrated.

Stars: Alvin Childress, Spencer Williams, Tim Moore
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A young tomboy named Frankie is forced to face her own immaturity as a result her older brother's wedding.

Director: Fred Zinnemann
Stars: Ethel Waters, Julie Harris, Brandon De Wilde
Drama | Romance | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two romantic couples are each married to different people! They really DO love each other. At the beginning Kitty thinks Larry is un-funny, unendurable, and unrelenting. Larry thinks Kitty ... See full summary »

Director: Melvin Frank
Stars: Bob Hope, Lucille Ball, Ruth Hussey
The Great Lie (1941)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After a newlywed's husband apparently dies in a plane crash, she discovers that her rival for his affections is now pregnant with his child.

Director: Edmund Goulding
Stars: Bette Davis, George Brent, Mary Astor
The Big Wheel (1949)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A brash young midget car race driver lives in the shadow of his famous father, a drunken womanizer, who was killed in an accident years earlier.

Director: Edward Ludwig
Stars: Mickey Rooney, Thomas Mitchell, Mary Hatcher
The Bionic Woman (1976–1978)
Action | Sci-Fi | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

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.

Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Richard Anderson, Martin E. Brooks
Certificate: Passed Musical | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A compulsive gambler dies during a shooting, but he'll receive a second chance to reform himself and to make up with his worried wife.

Directors: Vincente Minnelli, Busby Berkeley
Stars: Ethel Waters, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Lena Horne
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man and his wife decide they can afford to have a house in the country built to their specifications. It's a lot more trouble than they think.

Director: H.C. Potter
Stars: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas
Beulah Land (TV Mini-Series 1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Miniseries detailing the lives of two Civil War families.

Stars: Lesley Ann Warren, Michael Sarrazin, Eddie Albert
Pinky (1949)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A light-skinned African American woman falls in love with a white doctor, though he is unaware of her true race.

Directors: Elia Kazan, John Ford
Stars: Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters
Blonde Venus (1932)
Certificate: Passed Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A cabaret singer takes up with a millionaire to pay for her gravely ill husband's operation.

Director: Josef von Sternberg
Stars: Marlene Dietrich, Cary Grant, Herbert Marshall
Julia (1968–1971)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Julia Baker is a young African-American woman working as a nurse. She is also a widow (her husband died in Vietnam) trying to raise a young son alone.

Stars: Diahann Carroll, Lloyd Nolan, Marc Copage
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Beulah (39 episodes, 1950-1951)
Louise Beavers ...
 Beulah (33 episodes, 1952)
Edit

Storyline

A comedy series of a family with the central role pointed to their Negro domestic who pulls the weekly family situations together with more common sense than all of the other family members.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 October 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Beulah Show  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Final acting project of Hattie McDaniel. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Young and the Dead (2000) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Beulah
21 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am a baby boomer and have very fond memories of the Golden Age of Television. As a child growing up during that time, one of my favorite shows as "Beulah." It was originally aired on Tuesday evenings at 7:30 with Ethel Waters then Louise Beavers (with a different cast) as the star. The 6 or 7 TV episodes Hattie McDaniel filmed were never aired until the show went into syndication (approximately 1955). It aired locally in Cleveland, Ohio on a Monday-Friday basis from 1955-1962. Pretty long time for a syndicated show. It was extremely popular and well-liked locally by kids and their families. I am pleased to say I have audio copies of all the shows, video copies of about 9 of the shows (2 with McDaniel, 2 with Beavers, 3 with Waters). I also have 15-20 copies of the original radio show with Marlin Hurt, Hattie McDaniel and McDaniel's replacement (upon her death) Amanda Randolph (played "Mama" in "Amos-n-Andy"). I love this show!!!


12 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Beulah coming to DVD BobH-6
Discuss Beulah (1950) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page