Password Plus (1979–2012)

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

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Allen Ludden ...
 Himself - Host / ... (143 episodes, 1979-2012)


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 <>

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








Release Date:

8 January 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Password 79  »

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(807 episodes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


[opening announcement]
Announcer: It's more than "Password." It's "Password Plus."
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Featured in The 50 Greatest Game Shows of All Time (2006) See more »


Password Plus Theme
Written by Robert Israel (BMI)
Published by Keep Music, Co. (BMI)
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Fun game show
17 July 2006 | by (Chantilly, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

First off, I must say that this is a fun game show. Also, since I'm 24, I haven't seen every episode. However, I do know the show very well. Every time I've watched it, I've had a lot of fun playing along and watching. Despite the fact that it's finished its run, this makes me long to be a contestant. The thing I like most about it are the questions. Despite the fact that I don't know that many answers, I still have fun playing along. I hope the Game Show Network keeps it on so I can play along and watch again. If that happens, I will be really happy. Before I wrap this up, I'd like to say that I'll always remember this show in my memory forever. Now, in conclusion, I hope that you catch it one day before it goes off the air for good.

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