An anthology comedy series featuring a line up of different celebrity guest stars appearing in anywhere from one, two, three, and four short stories or vignettes within an hour about versions of love and romance.
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 Love American Style Player 18 episodes, 1969-1970
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An anthology comedy series featuring a line up of different celebrity guest stars appearing in anywhere from one, two, three, and four short stories or vignettes within an hour about versions of love and romance.

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Comedy | Romance

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29 September 1969 (USA)  »

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Amor a la americana  »

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(1970-1971) | (1969-1970 and 1971-1974)

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This series had more direct and indirect spin-offs than any other American television series. The following series can trace their roots back to this show (most via the episode "Love and Happy Days"): Barefoot in the Park (1970), Wait Till Your Father Gets Home (1972), Happy Days (1974), Laverne & Shirley (1976), Laverne & Shirley with Special Guest Star the Fonz (1982), Blansky's Beauties (1977), Mork & Mindy (1978), Out of the Blue (1979), The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang (1980), Laverne & Shirley in the Army (1981), Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour (1982), Joanie Loves Chachi (1982), New Love, American Style (1970), and possibly others. See more »


Soundtracks

Love American Style
(Title Song)
Lyrics by Arnold Margolin
Music by Charles Fox
Performed by The Cowsills
Courtesy of MGM Records
(Season 1)
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love, Love, LOVE!
22 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

I haven't seen this show since the late '70s, but I remember it fondly. The one thing that really sticks out in my mind for this show was the theme song, and the big brass bed that was the trademark, and appeared in nearly every episode short. It used to play at 10pm on Fridays up until 1974, and it was truly missed when it was cancelled. It would be nice if the original pilot movie was available on video, but until then I just have the memories of a show from a great bygone era of TV.


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