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"Maude" (1972) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1972-1978

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Maude: Season 1: Episode 22 -- Walter doesn't give what Maude is looking for.

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Writer:
Norman Lear (created by)
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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Release Date:
12 September 1972 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
liberal. independent. controversial. hilarious.
Plot:
This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal, independent woman living in Tuckahoe... See more »
Awards:
Won Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 25 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Beatrice Arthur's Show See more (23 total) »

Cast

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Bea Arthur ... Maude Findlay (141 episodes, 1972-1978)

Bill Macy ... Walter Findlay (138 episodes, 1972-1978)

Conrad Bain ... Dr. Arthur Harmon (121 episodes, 1972-1978)

Rue McClanahan ... Vivian Cavender Harmon / ... (103 episodes, 1972-1978)

Adrienne Barbeau ... Carol Traynor (98 episodes, 1972-1978)
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Series Directed by
Hal Cooper (126 episodes, 1973-1978)
Bill Hobin (10 episodes, 1972)
Robert H. Livingston (2 episodes, 1972)
Tony Csiki (2 episodes, 1976-1978)
 
Series Writing credits
Norman Lear (141 episodes, 1972-1978)
Charlie Hauck (18 episodes, 1975-1978)
Arthur Julian (17 episodes, 1976-1978)
Budd Grossman (16 episodes, 1972-1976)
Bill Davenport (15 episodes, 1976-1978)
Pamela Chais (12 episodes, 1973-1977)
Bob Schiller (11 episodes, 1973-1974)
Bob Weiskopf (11 episodes, 1973-1974)
Elliot Shoenman (10 episodes, 1974-1977)
Alan J. Levitt (8 episodes, 1972-1974)
Jay Folb (7 episodes, 1975-1976)
Rod Parker (5 episodes, 1972-1978)
Heywood Kling (5 episodes, 1972-1975)
Thad Mumford (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
Susan Harris (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
Phil Sharp (4 episodes, 1975-1976)
Dick Herlan (3 episodes, 1978)
Austin Kalish (2 episodes, 1972)
Irma Kalish (2 episodes, 1972)
Sybil Adelman (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
Barbara Gallagher (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
Michael Morris (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
Lloyd Garver (2 episodes, 1974)
Ken Hecht (2 episodes, 1974)
Seaman Jacobs (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Donald King (2 episodes, 1976)

Series Produced by
Rod Parker .... executive producer / producer (94 episodes, 1972-1978)
Hal Cooper .... executive producer (49 episodes, 1975-1978)
Rita Dillon .... associate producer (48 episodes, 1976-1978)
Charlie Hauck .... producer (48 episodes, 1976-1978)
Norman Lear .... executive producer (46 episodes, 1972-1974)
Gene Marcione .... associate producer / producer (23 episodes, 1972-1975)

Fern Field .... producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Marco Zappia (3 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Casting by
Jane Murray (141 episodes, 1972-1978)
 
Series Art Direction by
Edward Stephenson (93 episodes, 1972-1976)
Chuck Murawski (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Earl Carlson (22 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Costume Design by
Rita Riggs (75 episodes, 1972-1977)
Sandra Baker (24 episodes, 1975-1976)
 
Series Makeup Department
Rita O'Dell .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Carol Meikle .... hair stylist (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Production Management
Norman Lear .... production supervisor (7 episodes, 1975-1977)
Buddy Arnold .... post-production supervisor (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
Richard Peterson .... unit manager (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Hal Collins .... associate director: post production (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
Tony Csiki .... associate director (5 episodes, 1977)
 
Series Sound Department
Kerry Boggio .... audio (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Hal Kolker .... audio consultant (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
Art Warshaw .... audio consultant (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ben Wolf .... camera operator (69 episodes, 1972-1975)
Walter Glover .... lighting director (42 episodes, 1976-1978)
Robert A. Bowen .... camera operator (23 episodes, 1973)
Tom Schamp .... lighting director (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
George Schamp .... lighting director (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Frontis Chandler .... costumer (1 episode, 1975)
 
Series Music Department
Alan Bergman .... composer: theme music (139 episodes, 1972-1978)
Dave Grusin .... composer: theme music (139 episodes, 1972-1978)
Donny Hathaway .... singer: theme song (139 episodes, 1972-1978)
Marilyn Bergman .... composer: theme music (118 episodes, 1973-1978)
 
Series Other crew
Budd Grossman .... script editor / script consultant (23 episodes, 1972-1975)
Lorraine Sevre-Richmond .... assistant to producer / assistant to producers (8 episodes, 1973-1977)
Len Uslaner .... technical director (7 episodes, 1975-1977)
Bill Davenport .... script editor (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Fern Field .... assistant to executive producer / assistant to executive producers (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Charlie Hauck .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Arthur Julian .... script editor (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Travis McCulley .... stage manager (6 episodes, 1976-1977)
Thad Mumford .... story editor (5 episodes, 1976-1977)
 

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30 min (141 episodes)
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Trivia:
Maude became a congresswoman during a three-part finale at the end of its last season. However, Bea Arthur decided that she had grown tired of the role and decided to end the series. The setup was used with the exact same new supporting cast, reworked with Maude's Bill Macy, as "Hanging In" (1979).See more »
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Factual errors: At the end of the series, the Governor of New York State appoints Maude to the House of Representatives, filling a vacancy caused by the death of her local Congresswoman. In fact, vacancies in the House of Representatives caused by the death, resignation, or expulsion of a member can be filled only by a special or general election. The rules for filling vacancies in the U.S. Senate, however, vary from state to state.See more »
Quotes:
Arthur Harmon:Where is Hattie being laid out?
Maude Findlay:MacDonald's.
Arthur Harmon:MacDonald's?
Maude Findlay:Arthur, it's a funeral home on Main Street. Next to the Burger King.
Arthur Harmon:I'll meet you all there later. I think it's nice that Hattie is at MacDonald's. She deserves a break today.
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14 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Beatrice Arthur's Show, 17 December 2006
Author: getyourdander from United States

This show centered around Bea Arthur's Maude character. This is without a doubt the highlight of Bea's career. She took Maude & developed her into a larger than life liberated woman.

Bill Macy & Adrienne Barbeau are strong support, & this show dealt with women's liberation which was taboo on TV until this show. People forget that even in the early 1970's, employers still discriminated against women in the workplace. The major ones try to cover it up now, but those women who lived then know better.

This show was not always as well done as All in the Family, but was very socially relevant in its time. Another well produced Norman Lear sit-com.

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