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24 January 1975 (USA) See more »
From the creator who brought you "All in the Family" and "Sanford & Son"...the funniest new show of the year See more »
Somewhat steamy/racy (for the time) carryings on in a ruined old hotel (the "E" burned out some time before and was never repaired). Full summary »
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 (Series Cast [11])

James Cromwell ... Bill Lewis (13 episodes, 1975)

Richard Masur ... Clifford Ainsley (13 episodes, 1975)

Conchata Ferrell ... April Green (13 episodes, 1975)

Al Freeman Jr. ... Charles Bingham (13 episodes, 1975)
Jeannie Linero ... Suzy Marta Rocket (13 episodes, 1975)
Gloria LeRoy ... Millie (13 episodes, 1975)
Robin Wilson ... Jackie (13 episodes, 1975)
Stan Gottlieb ... Mr. Morse (13 episodes, 1975)

Lee Bergere ... George (13 episodes, 1975)
Henry Calvert ... Gordon (13 episodes, 1975)

Charlotte Rae ... Mrs. Bellotti (13 episodes, 1975)

Series Directed by
Bob LaHendro (4 episodes, 1975)
Series Writing credits
Heywood Kling (3 episodes, 1975)
Ron Clark (2 episodes, 1975)
Elias Davis (2 episodes, 1975)
Charlie Hauck (2 episodes, 1975)
David Pollock (2 episodes, 1975)
Lanford Wilson (2 episodes, 1975)

Decia Baker (unknown episodes)
Woodie King Jr. (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Norman Lear .... executive producer (13 episodes, 1975)

Rod Parker .... producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Marvin Hamlisch (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
Terry M. Pickford (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Norman Lear .... production supervisor (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Larry Vigus .... carpenter (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Robert A. Bowen .... camera operator (13 episodes, 1975)

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30 min (13 episodes)
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1.33 : 1 See more »
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16 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Cromwell Made This Show, 20 October 2006
Author: wilso127 ( from Beaufort SC

I don't know...I thought that it was a great TV show, and would like to see all 13 episodes again. The cast was magnificent, particularly James Cromwell. I had only seen him during those days as 'Stretch Cunningham' in several episodes of "All in the Family." There was also a very stout actress in the show whose role was as an appealing character, and a phlegmatic black fellow name of Al Freeman, Jr., also starred in it with Richard Masur and others. Criticism that this program was left-leaning in terms of its politics is well-taken and probably true. Interestingly enough, Cromwell went to high school and played football on the same team in Pelham, NY with Michael "Mickey" Schwerner, one of the three civil rights workers from the north who were killed in Mississippi. Cromwell's father (by adoption), the director John Cromwell, was on the Hollywood blacklist from 1951-58.

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