In 1960 New York City - the high-powered and glamorous "Golden Age" of advertising - Don Draper, the biggest ad man in the business, struggles to stay a step ahead of the rapidly changing times and the young executives nipping at his heels. Written by
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This episode was included on the 2008 Emmy Awards 'For Your Consideration' DVD. The episode ended up being nominated for "Outstanding Cinematography For A One Hour Series", "Outstanding Costumes For A Series", "Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series", "Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series" and "Outstanding Art Direction For A Single-camera Series". It later won 3 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Art Direction for a Single-Camera Series, Outstanding Cinematography for a One-Hour Series and Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series. See more
The pilot shows Don walking upstairs to see the kids in their bedroom. In the rest of the episodes in the Ossing house, Don and Betty's bedroom is on the second floor. The exterior shot of the house shows it to be a two-story house with a third story with dormer windows. The exterior shots of the later house is different -- although both are white with red front doors -- two story with no dormers. See more
Dr. Emerson's a dream, isn't he?
He seemed nice.
He has a place in South Hampton. I'm not saying that I've seen it, but it's beautiful.
On the Street Where You Live
Words by Alan Jay Lerner
Music by Frederick Loewe
Sung by Vic Damone
heard during closing credits See more