The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (1987–1991)

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Molly Dodd was a mid-30s, divorced woman living in New York and facing the comedy and drama of a widely changing career, difficulties of apartment living, love life and its consequences, and so on.

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1991   1990   1989   1988   1987  
Nominated for 11 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »
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 Molly Dodd / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
James Greene ...
 Davey McQuinn / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Florence Bickford (59 episodes, 1987-1991)
William Converse-Roberts ...
 Fred Dodd (30 episodes, 1987-1991)
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Molly Dodd was a mid-30s, divorced woman living in New York and facing the comedy and drama of a widely changing career, difficulties of apartment living, love life and its consequences, and so on.

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21 May 1987 (USA)  »

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Los días y las noches de Molly Dodd  »

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Molly (Blair Brown) and Davey (James Greene) are the only characters to appear in every episode of the series. See more »

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Molly Dodd: Crazy with a "K"
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Referenced in Brilliant But Cancelled (2002) See more »

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compellingly offbeat
13 June 2003 | by (Kansas) – See all my reviews

charming. quirky. surreal. trippy. sweet. sad. disappointing. rewarding. alluring. intellectual. musical. ENTRANCING!

This show finally nabbed me when I was at someone else's house, and Molly was reporting on an undercover police investigation. This was a chick show, and I'd have been damned if anyone caught me enjoying a chick show. But the quirky comedy was just my style. I was hooked. Obviously influential on the self-satisfied Ally McBeal, Molly Dodd is in serious need or some new time in syndication.

Molly's middle-of-the-night chats with her dearly departed dad.

Marion Ross playing the role of her overly-concerned mother.

Her all-knowing doorman.

Perpetually unlucky in love.

Bizarre fantasy sequences.

Her neighbors (Ron [who later turned up in 'Mad About You'] reading the paper, and the back page headline shouting "Ron Wants Out" when their marriage was crumbling.)

Gut-wrenching loss (anaphylactic shock.)

Hope from despairing loss.

David Strathairn.

New York.



Lordy, I miss this show!






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