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The Bob Cummings Show 

Not Rated | | Comedy | TV Series (1955–1959)
The romantic misadventures of Bob Collins, a suave, sophisticated bachelor and photographer operating in Hollywood, California. The show is centered around his womanizing ways with his models, and his sister's attempts to make him settle down.
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5   4   3   2   1   Unknown  
1959   1958   1957   1956   1955   Unknown  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Robert Cummings ...  Bob Collins / ... 159 episodes, 1955-1959
Ann B. Davis ...  Charmaine 'Schultzy' Schultz / ... 158 episodes, 1955-1959
Rosemary DeCamp ...  Margaret MacDonald / ... 156 episodes, 1955-1959
Dwayne Hickman ...  Chuck MacDonald / ... 154 episodes, 1955-1959
Bill Baldwin ...  Announcer / ... 61 episodes, 1955-1959
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The romantic misadventures of Bob Collins, a suave, sophisticated bachelor and photographer operating in Hollywood, California. The show is centered around his womanizing ways with his models, and his sister's attempts to make him settle down.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 January 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Love That Bob! See more »

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Budget:

$35,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Four decades later, Ann B. Davis reprised the role of Schultzy for a cameo in The Brady Bunch Movie (1995). See more »

Quotes

[at the opening of the series.]
Bob: Hold it! I think you're gonna like this picture!
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Skydivers (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

A Romantic Guy, I
(uncredited)
(theme song)
Written by Frank Stanton, Del Sharbutt and Richard R. Uhl
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archaic, but entertaining...
17 January 2002 | by jacksoncSee all my reviews

Watch this if you get a chance. It was made 40+ years ago when double entendres were the order of the day and you weren't hit over the head by crude expressions of sexuality disguised as humor. One commenter said that the women were "fat" - maybe compared to some of the anorexic women on television NOW, they were. But when women on television looked like women, they weren't "fat." I consider it to have been ahead of its time...


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