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, 1979-1981)
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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>

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

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TV-G
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8 January 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Password 79  »

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(807 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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[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 »

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Password Plus Theme
Written by Robert Israel (BMI)
Published by Keep Music, Co. (BMI)
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The best revival of any game show.
21 April 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really like to watch this show on the weekends, right after I watch the original Password. I love to solve the password puzzles, watch to see if the contestants win in the Alphabetics Round, and try to think of clues for every single password. I heard this show was never a big hit when it returned on television, but it was very good revival. (Allen Ludden will be sorely missed)


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