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The Abbott and Costello Show 

Bud and Lou are unemployed actors living in Mr. Fields' boarding house. Lou's girlfriend Hillary lives across the hall. Any premise would lead to slapstick, puns, lots of gimmicks from their movies.
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Bud and Lou are unemployed actors living in Mr. Fields' boarding house. Lou's girlfriend Hillary lives across the hall. Any premise would lead to slapstick, puns, lots of gimmicks from their movies.

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Comedy | Family

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14 September 1957 (UK)  »

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(52 episodes)

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Lou Costello owned the show, through his production company Television Corp. of America. Bud Abbott chose to work on salary. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Lou Costello: Hey, Abbott!
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Beginning of the End (1993) See more »

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Great Show!
8 July 2005 | by See all my reviews

When this show was on I watched it every time I could! I thought that the characters were really funny and all had great personalities. The comedy in My opinion was really funny. It was really cool all of the great acts they did. In My opinion these actors are some of the funniest and talented ever seen. In fact, The things that goes on in this series' cartoons are in My opinion nuts which that is what makes them hilarious! There are so many to like and laugh at and the silly things they do! If you like the The Three Stooges and the Abbott and Costello feature films then I strongly recommend that you watch this show today!


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