Wonderama (1955–1987)

TV Series  -  Family
8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 51 users  
Reviews: 16 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 9 titles
created 27 Nov 2010
 
a list of 46 titles
created 08 Nov 2011
 
list image
a list of 73 titles
created 06 Jan 2013
 
a list of 109 titles
created 05 Mar 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Wonderama (1955–1987)

Wonderama (1955–1987) on IMDb 8.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Wonderama.

Season:

13 | 1 | unknown

Year:

1976 | 1972 | 1968 | 1955
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Pat Meikle ...
 Herself - Co-host (2 episodes, 1955)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

15 September 1955 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Michael McKean and David L. Lander guested as Lenny and Squiggy on the show. They performed "The Creature Without A Head." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Awesome; I Fuckin' Shot That! (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A Classic Kids Show
14 December 2009 | by (St. Louis Park, MN) – See all my reviews

I remember watching Wonderama on Sunday mornings growing up in the New York area as well as Minnesota and it was a classic kids show thanks to the men who hosted such as Sandy Becker and Sonny Fox and the host I remember the most, Bob McAllister. Bob presided over a potpourri of music, comedy sketches, celebrity guests and games that included "Snake Cans" and "Guess Your Best." And when it ended he would sing the closing theme "Kids are People Too (wackadoo wackadoo wackadoo).

What made the show a big success was that Bob truly loved kids and treated everyone with respect. He almost got a big break as a game show host when Monty Hall hired him to host a pilot called "Carnival", which didn't sell. It's a shame he's gone, since I thought he would have a great candidate to replace Bob Barker on "The Price is Right." But we'll always remember him for the way he guided a successful kids show in "Wonderama." Wackadoo wackadoo.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Are the old shows available anywhere? Jeffemmer
Show ended 1977? Gyrofrog
Wonderama record album mottam
I remember The Wonderama Christmas Party! Stanbabe
Wonderama theme song chaz19
Daws Butler asterism2000
Discuss Wonderama (1955) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page