The Bob Cummings Show (1955–1959)

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The romantic misadventures of Bob Collins, a suave, sophisticated bachelor and photographer operating in Hollywood, California. The show centers around his womanizing ways with his models, and his sister's attempts to make him settle down.

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Unknown   5   4   3   2   1  
Unknown   1959   1958   1957   1956   1955  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 15 nominations. See more awards »
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 Bob Collins / ... (156 episodes, 1955-1959)
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 Charmaine 'Schultzy' Schultz / ... (155 episodes, 1955-1959)
Rosemary DeCamp ...
 Margaret MacDonald / ... (153 episodes, 1955-1959)
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 Chuck MacDonald / ... (151 episodes, 1955-1959)
Bill Baldwin ...
 Announcer / ... (56 episodes, 1955-1959)
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The romantic misadventures of Bob Collins, a suave, sophisticated bachelor and photographer operating in Hollywood, California. The show centers around his womanizing ways with his models, and his sister's attempts to make him settle down.

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2 January 1955 (USA)  »

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Love That Bob!  »

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$35,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Decades later, Ann B. Davis reprised the role of Schultzy for a cameo in The Brady Bunch Movie (1995). See more »

Quotes

[at the opening of the series.]
Bob: Hold it! I think you're gonna like this picture!
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Connections

Referenced in The Brady Bunch Movie (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

A Romantic Guy, I
(uncredited)
(theme song)
Written by Frank Stanton, Del Sharbutt and Richard R. Uhl
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archaic, but entertaining...
17 January 2002 | by (Burnet, Texas (USA)) – See all my reviews

Watch this if you get a chance. It was made 40+ years ago when double entendres were the order of the day and you weren't hit over the head by crude expressions of sexuality disguised as humor. One commenter said that the women were "fat" - maybe compared to some of the anorexic women on television NOW, they were. But when women on television looked like women, they weren't "fat." I consider it to have been ahead of its time...


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