Dave Barry, a Pulitzer prize winning columnist is dealing with his life in the suburbs together with his wife and two sons. Also starring in the series are Dave's amazingly stupid next door... See full summary »

Creator:

Reviews
Popularity
4,515 ( 800)

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
1997   1996   1995   1994   1993  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Anything But Love (1989–1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Marty and Hannah are two co-workers who are attracted to each other, but don't want to spoil their friendship by starting a romantic relationship.

Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Richard Lewis, Richard Frank
Caroline in the City (1995–1999)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Caroline Duffy is a successful cartoonist living in Manhattan whose comic strip "Caroline in the City" has become a huge hit. The strip is based on her own life, and the people in it - her ... See full summary »

Stars: Lea Thompson, Malcolm Gets, Amy Pietz
Night Court (1984–1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An eccentric fun-loving judge presides over an urban night court and all the silliness going on there.

Stars: Harry Anderson, John Larroquette, Richard Moll
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Television sitcom about a recovering alcoholic who becomes the manager of a big city bus station. The tragicomic theme of the show is perhaps summed up best by an old carnival sign that now... See full summary »

Stars: John Larroquette, Liz Torres, Daryl Mitchell
Coach (1989–1997)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes ... See full summary »

Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Jerry Van Dyke, Shelley Fabares
Murphy Brown (1988–1998)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The misadventures of a tough female television journalist and her friends.

Stars: Candice Bergen, Grant Shaud, Robert Pastorelli
Suddenly Susan (1996–2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Jack owns a magazine and is the former brother-in-law of Susan. After she runs out on her fiancé on their wedding day, Jack agrees to take her back at the magazine.

Stars: Brooke Shields, Judd Nelson, Kathy Griffin
Hearts Afire (1992–1995)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

John Ritter returns to TV in a genial sitcom, playing an aide to a senator (Gaynes). His life is somewhat complicated by his wife (Post)'s father (Asner) having spent a long stretch in ... See full summary »

Stars: John Ritter, Markie Post, Billy Bob Thornton
Life Goes On (1989–1993)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A TV-series about the life of the Thatchers, especially "Corky", that has Down syndrome but goes to ordinary school ("mainstreaming). We get into their problems and joys. Drew Thatcher's ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Smitrovich, Patti LuPone, Chris Burke
Rhoda (1974–1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

After spending several years in her young adult life in Minneapolis but with her brash Bronx Jewish upbringing in tow and with its associated sarcasm, artistically inclined Rhoda ... See full summary »

Stars: Valerie Harper, Julie Kavner, Lorenzo Music
Evening Shade (1990–1994)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In this laid-back comedy, Wood Newton is a former pro American Football player who has retired and returned to his childhood home, the small town of Evening Shade, Arkansas. He's now the ... See full summary »

Stars: Burt Reynolds, Marilu Henner, Charles Durning
Newhart (1982–1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The misadventures of an author turned innkeeper in rural Vermont and his friends.

Stars: Bob Newhart, Mary Frann, Tom Poston
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Dave Barry (98 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Tommy Barry (98 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Beth Barry (97 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Kenny Beckett (97 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Shel Baylor (97 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Mia (96 episodes, 1993-1997)
Andrew Ducote ...
 Willie Barry (77 episodes, 1993-1997)
...
 Eric (34 episodes, 1995-1997)
Edit

Storyline

Dave Barry, a Pulitzer prize winning columnist is dealing with his life in the suburbs together with his wife and two sons. Also starring in the series are Dave's amazingly stupid next door neighbors Eric and Mia and Dave's two close friends: Kenny and Shel. Written by Danny Paikov <deepee@netvision.net.il>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 September 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dave világa  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(98 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Psych: Truer Lies (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

You May Be Right
Written by Billy Joel
Performed by Southside Johnny Lyon
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great show
18 February 2005 | by See all my reviews

Okay, so this is not The Dick Van Dyke Show, but it is a decent sitcom. And that's what I loved most, this was a real sitcom. No drama or social commentary in any of the Dave's World episodes. They were just funny and stupid. This is far overdue for DVD.... As for the Dave Barry comparison. Dave's an excellent writer, I have all of his books. But, that doesn't mean his story on film would be very entertaining. Harry Anderson and Patrick Warburton gave standout performances - enough so that I remember them in roles other than Night Court and Seinfeld, respectively. Harry captured Dave probably better than anyone else could. I was very disappointed when this was canceled.


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page