Get Smart (1965–1970)

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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, with a great deal of help from his competent partner Agent 99, battles the forces of KAOS

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1970   1969   1968   1967   1966   1965  
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 11 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »
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 Maxwell Smart / ... (138 episodes, 1965-1970)
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 Agent 99 / ... (137 episodes, 1965-1970)
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 Chief / ... (133 episodes, 1965-1970)
Robert Karvelas ...
 Larabee / ... (94 episodes, 1965-1970)
Rose Michtom ...
 Woman at the Airport / ... (44 episodes, 1965-1970)
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Maxwell Smart is a bumbling secret agent, assigned by his "Chief" to foil KAOS' latest plans for taking over the world. Invariably, Smart's bumbling detective style lands him in hot water. Lucky for him, his faithful assistant "99" is there to bail him out. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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18 September 1965 (USA)  »

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El superagente 86  »

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(137 episodes)| (pilot episode)

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The series aired on 2 different networks during its run. When NBC canceled it after 4 seasons, it was picked up by CBS which aired its 5th and final season. See more »

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[repeated line]
Maxwell Smart: Sorry about that, Chief.
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Referenced in Gilligan's Island: Take a Dare (1967) See more »

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Sheer comedy brilliance
16 April 2001 | by (United States Of America) – See all my reviews

Get Smart stands as the single most brilliant television comedy EVER. Before Hot Shots!, before Frank Drebin, before Airplane!, before Kentucky Fried Movie, before Young Frankenstein, and before Blazing Saddles, there was Get Smart, the creation of Mel Brooks and Buck Henry. This show, which would go on to inspire Police Squad!, arguably the second most brilliant television comedy ever, presented in Maxwell Smart the most completely asanine leading man thus far in television history, and as a result provided for more stupid jokes than ever before. Perhaps the first moment in television where comedy did not require a laugh track (though it did USE one, it would have flown fine without one), this show would inspire nearly every film by Mel Brooks and Zucker-Abrahams-Zucker. Can we really imagine Hedley Lamaar from Blazing Saddles without Maxwell Smart having preceded him? Can we really imagine Frank Drebin without Maxwell Smart having preceded him? The answer to these questions MUST be "no." Get Smart was a rare moment in television comedy history, and it has given us a truly rich comedic tradition ever since. Thank you, Buck, Don, and Barbara!


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