As Time Goes By (1992–2005)

TV Series  -   -  Comedy | Romance
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 2,020 users  
Reviews: 46 user | 8 critic

Lionel and Jean were lovers many years ago at the time of the Korean War. They are separated by a misunderstanding but meet again by chance when Lionel needs a secretary from Jean's firm. ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 01 Sep 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 19 Sep 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 48 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 32 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: As Time Goes By (1992–2005)

As Time Goes By (1992–2005) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of As Time Goes By.

Season:

10 | 9 | 8 | 7 | 6 | 5 | 4 | 3 | 2 | 1

Year:

2005 | 2002 | 2000 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993 | 1992
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

A Fine Romance (1981–1984)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Respectable British sitcom from Independent Television about the middle-class in their middle-age. Short-lived (26 episodes) but much admired, the sitcom was all about the simple ... See full summary »

Stars: Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Susan Penhaligon
Gavin & Stacey (TV Series 2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Gavin and Stacey have been continuing their romance on-line and by telephone for the last six months. Now they want to be together but will their friends and family let them?

Stars: Joanna Page, Mathew Horne, Alison Steadman
To the Manor Born (1979–1981)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Audrey fforbes-Hamilton is sad when her husband dies but is shocked when she realises that she has to leave Grantleigh Manor where her family has lived forever. The new owner is Richard De ... See full summary »

Stars: Penelope Keith, Peter Bowles, Angela Thorne
Mad About You (1992–1999)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Light television comedy featuring Paul and Jaime Buchman as a recently married couple in New York City. They point out the gentle humor of domesticity and in the everyday situations of life.

Stars: Paul Reiser, Helen Hunt, John Pankow
That '70s Show (1998–2006)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A comedy revolving around a group of teenage friends, their mishaps, and their coming of age, set in 1970s Wisconsin.

Stars: Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis
Frasier (1993–2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Dr. Frasier Crane moves back to his hometown of Seattle where he lives with his father and works as a radio psychiatrist.

Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce
Sex and the City (1998–2004)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Four beautiful female New Yorkers gossip about their sex-lives (or lack thereof) and find new ways to deal with being a woman in the 90's.

Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis
Friends (1994–2004)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The lives, loves, and laughs of six young friends living in Manhattan.

Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow
The Love Boat (1977–1987)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess.

Stars: Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange
Grace Under Fire (1993–1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Grace is a recovering alcoholic, now divorced from an abusive marriage, struggling to bring up 2.4 children on her own.

Stars: Brett Butler, Dave Thomas, Casey Sander
Love Hurts (1992–1994)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

When Tessa Piggott goes through a messier breakup than most (her married ex-lover and ex-boss left her for a younger mistress), she looks for a new job. Deciding to leave the rat-race, she ... See full summary »

Stars: Adam Faith, Zoë Wanamaker, Tony Selby
It's All Relative (2003–2004)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

So you think Romeo and Juliet had family issues? Listen to this. Bobby is a bartender and the only son of gregarious, salt-of-the-earth Irish Catholic parents from Boston. His fiancée, Liz,... See full summary »

Stars: Reid Scott, Christopher Sieber, John Benjamin Hickey
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Jean Hardcastle / ... (67 episodes, 1992-2005)
...
 Lionel Hardcastle (67 episodes, 1992-2005)
Moira Brooker ...
 Judith / ... (63 episodes, 1992-2005)
Philip Bretherton ...
 Alistair Deacon (60 episodes, 1992-2005)
Jenny Funnell ...
 Sandy (59 episodes, 1992-2005)
Edit

Storyline

Lionel and Jean were lovers many years ago at the time of the Korean War. They are separated by a misunderstanding but meet again by chance when Lionel needs a secretary from Jean's firm. He takes her daughter, Judy, out on a date and discovers she is Jean's daughter. The two reunite and fall back in love. Written by Christopher Rothbauer <kg9it@qsl.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

love | secretary | housekeeper | writer | paint | See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1992 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

As Time Goes By  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(64 episodes) | (1 episode) | (1 episode) | (1 episode)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The man and woman in the photographs in the opening of the show, who are supposed to be Jean (Judi Dench) and Lionel (Geoffrey Palmer) when they first met, are actually Dench's daughter, actress Finty Williams, and Palmer's son. See more »

Goofs

The letter being written in the opening credits gives the date as January 1953 but when Jean and Lionel discuss the situation they say Lionel was in Korea in 1954. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Rocky Hardcastle: Rock on!
See more »

Connections

Featured in The Funny Ladies of British Comedy (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Rock Around the Clock
Written by Max Freedman (as Max C. Freedman) and James E. Myers (as Jimmy De Knight)
Performed by Bill Haley and His Comets
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Best sitcom ever!
16 July 2001 | by (Ione, CA) – See all my reviews

Charming, soft, slow-paced, believable, delightful. This is one sitcom which never jumps the shark. Dench and Palmer are excellent, of course, but so are the supporting players. (What a shock it must have been to each to have his/her agent call with good news/bad news: "You've got a continuing role in a sitcom, BUT you have to chew scenery with Dame Judi and Geoffrey Palmer.")


10 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Carefully crafted show...with one serious flaw. dansherry43
A Couple of Peeves sheltieluvr2-892-259576
Funniest line or scene lisaboothe
Jean's tiny fridge lisaboothe
How often do you watch ATGB? lisaboothe
Favorite Character? proudjagwife
Discuss As Time Goes By (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page