Password Plus (1979–2012)

TV Series  |  TV-G  |   |  Game-Show
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 97 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Revised version of the verenable Goodson-Todman game show, where celebrity-contestant teams try to convey passwords.

0Check in
0Share...

"Hand of God" - What to Watch

IMDb sits down with the cast of the thriller drama "Hand of God," including Ron Perlman, Julian Morris, Garret Dillahunt, and Alona Tal.

Watch our interview

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 3739 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Password Plus" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Password Plus (1979–2012)

Password Plus (1979–2012) on IMDb 7.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Password Plus.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1   Unknown  
2012   1982   1981   1980   1979  
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Match Game 73 (1973–1982)
Comedy | Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The five-day-a-week syndicated successor to the popular CBS game show, where two contestants compete to match fill-in-the-blank phrases with those of the celebrities.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers
Falcon Crest (1981–1990)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Set in the vineyards of California, this prime-time soap opera featured the conflict within the powerful Gioberti family, owners of the vast Falcon Crest Winery.

Stars: Jane Wyman, Lorenzo Lamas, Chao Li Chi
Jeopardy! (1964–1975)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The classic game show with a twist; the answers are revealed, but it's up to the contestants to supply the questions. Three contestants, including a returning champion, competed. Six ... See full summary »

Stars: Art Fleming, Don Pardo, Mel Brooks
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two contestants, each with a celebrity partner, must guess words from their partners' clues; then the roles are reversed. Winners face the pyramid.

Stars: Dick Clark, Henry Polic II, Teresa Ganzel
Win Ben Stein's Money (1997–2002)
Comedy | Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Jeopardy-like game show featuring Ben Stein as both a host and a contestant. The second and third rounds of the game are played by Ben Stein himself as he tries to defend "his" money ... See full summary »

Stars: Ben Stein, Jimmy Kimmel, Nancy Pimental
Family Feud (1976–1985)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two families compete by trying to outguess the opponents about survey results.

Stars: Richard Dawson, Gene Wood, Laurie Walters
Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Richard Roeper
Password (1982–1983)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Gareth Hunt, Isla Blair, Jill Gascoine
Tattletales (1974–1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Three celebrity couples were panelists. First, either the wives or husbands would go offstage and wear headphones; their spouses would remain on stage. Via closed circuit TV, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Convy, Adrienne Barbeau, Sammy Davis Jr.
Tattletales (1982–1984)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Updated version of the 1974-1978 CBS game show, where celebrities and their spouses answered questions about each other and won money for the audience.

Stars: Howard Keel, Judy Keel, Bert Convy
Password All-Stars (1961–1975)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two celebrity-contestant teams compete to guess words by giving one-word clues in this all-time classic game show.

Stars: Allen Ludden, Elizabeth Montgomery, Carol Burnett
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Allen Ludden ...
 Himself - Host / ... (143 episodes, 1979-2012)
Edit

Storyline

A high-stakes update of the classic game show, hosted by Allen Ludden. Celebrity guests, paired off with the contestants, would be given a secret password. By giving clues and hints, they would try to help the contestant guess the password, with the first one to do so winning cash and prizes. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

It's More than Password, It's Password Plus!

Genres:

Game-Show

Certificate:

TV-G
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 January 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Password 79  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(807 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

[opening announcement]
Announcer: It's more than "Password." It's "Password Plus."
See more »

Connections

Follows Password All-Stars (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Password Plus Theme
Written by Robert Israel (BMI)
Published by Keep Music, Co. (BMI)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

a good version
12 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

Even thought this wasn't my favorite version of password, you have to respect the fact that three of the all time legends hosted this Allen Ludden, Bill Cullen, and Tom Kennedy. I miss these shows and glad GSN has them to watch again, the legends are dying out and the era of great game shows is gone as well.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Password Plus (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page