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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria TV MAMA'S Sea. 2 (Text) Season 2 37521530563149 AMPL Adult DVD Television Series Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD TELEVISION MAMA (Text) All Discs 39231033048485 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 642 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Fairfax, VA] : Time-Life Video/StarVista Entertainment, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Created by Dick Clair and Jenna McMahon.
Originally broadcast as 22 episodes of the television program in 1983-1984.
Special features: Original TV movie "Eunice" featuring Carol Burnett and Vicki Lawrence ; "Mama's family tree: the roots" featurette ; interviews with Vicki Lawrence, Carol Burnett, and Betty White.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. The flaming forties -- The return of Leonard Oates -- Country club -- Naomi and the stork -- Rashomama -- Obscene call -- Ellen's boyfriend. Disc 2. Gert rides again -- Amateur night -- The Mama who came to dinner -- Mama learns to drive -- Black belt Mama -- Mama buys a car -- Super market. Disc 3. No room at the inn -- Mama for mayor, part 1 -- Mama for mayor, part 2 -- Harper versus Harper -- Mama's birthday -- Mama cries uncle -- Dear Aunt Fran. Disc 4. A great mistake -- Eunice (1982 ; 74 min.) / Joe Hamilton Productions ; produced by Joe Hamilton ; written by Dick Clair and Jenna McMahon ; directed by Roger Beatty and Harvey Korman.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors include Harvey Korman, Dick Martin, Roger Beatty ; writers include Jim Evering ; original costume concept by Bob Mackie ; costumes, Ret Turner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Vicki Lawrence, Ken Berry, Dorothy Lyman, Eric Brown, Karin Argoud, Rue McClanahan ; guest stars include Harvey Korman, Betty White, Carol Burnett, Jerry Reed, Ted Zeigler, Imogene Coca, Jack Gilford, Bridget Hanley, Fred Willard, Marian Mercer, Michael Constantine, Conrad Janis, Cliff Osmond.
Summary, etc.:
The story of a squabbling family in the Midwestern blue collar suburb of Raytown. The noisy bunch is headed by Mama, a buxom, opinionated, gray-haired widow with a sharp tongue.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1.
Awards Note:
Emmy Awards, 1984: Outstanding Costume Design for a Series (for episode "Mama's birthday").
Subject: Families > Middle West > Drama.
Suburban life > Drama.
Widows > Drama
Genre: Television series
Fiction television programs
Television comedies

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