J.R. Ewing, a Texas oil baron, uses manipulation and blackmail to achieve his ambitions, both business and personal. He often comes into conflict with his brother Bobby, his arch-enemy Cliff Barnes and his long-suffering wife Sue Ellen.
The residents of Knots Landing, a coastal suburb of Los Angeles, deal with various issues such as infidelity, health scares, rape, murder, kidnapping, assassinations, drug smuggling, corporate intrigue and criminal investigations.
Blake Carrington (John Forsythe) has just been released from prison and he is trying to reclaim his empire. And he is also reunited with his beloved Krystle (Linda Evans), who until ... See full summary »
A wealthy mystery man named Charlie runs a detective agency via a speakerphone and his personal assistant, John Bosley. His detectives are three beautiful women, who end up in a variety of difficult situations.
The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington (John Forsythe), the patriarch; Krystle (Linda Evans), his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam (Gordon Thomson), lost in childhood after a kidnapping; Fallon (Pamela Sue Martin and Emma Samms), pampered and spoiled; Steven (Jack Coleman), openly gay; and Amanda (Catherine Oxenberg), hidden from him by his ex-wife, the conniving Alexis (Dame Joan Collins). Most of the show features the conflict between two large corporations, Blake's Denver Carrington and Alexis' ColbyCo.Written by
One area in which the series was the undisputed champ against Dallas (1978) was fashion. While Dallas had common, undistinguished clothing for its characters, Dynasty fashion was so popular and influential on television, it started its own industry. Linda Evans and Dame Joan Collins started their own popular fashion lines, and magazine covers across the country celebrated Dynasty fashion. Dynasty, with its glamorous women's power suits and shoulder pads, redefined fashion for the eighties. In an attempt to combat its rival, Dallas producers employed Costume Designer Travilla in 1984. See more »
What are you talking about?
I'm talking about a woman who has done everything in her power to alienate my daughter from me. Namely you.
Alienate? That's a word they invented for you, Alexis.
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the duel between Linda Evans and Joan Collins. this is the basic memory about the competitor of "Dallas", trip in a dark and game of appearances world. its virtue - the science to give a special voice in the family of soap opera. the fine art of tension and mystery and evil and good intentions and nice portrait of rich people. and this fact did "Dinasty" a must see again for the fans of genre. so, a modern fairy tale. inspired. and charming.
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