In the premiere, Archie buys Kelcy’s Bar and renames it Archie Bunker’s Place. | Archie is frustrated when he finds out she can't possibly have her "change of life" in 30 seconds. An evening at Kelsey's Bar shows Archie that Edith is no social wallflower. Jean Stapleton, While each is iconic in its own way, those high concept comedies would likely not have prepared audiences for the hyper-realism of Archie (Carroll O’Connor), Edith (Jean Stapleton), Gloria (Sally Struthers), and Mike (Rob Reiner). She and Edith urge Archie to go ... See full summary », Edith writes a poem and gets a letter from a company that wants to turn it into a song for only $30. 7. Janis Paige, 9-23: 04 Mar 79: All in the Family Retrospective (2) 206. He entertains himself with vodka and a tape recorder, where he records his “last will and tentacle.” O’Connor is both hilarious and touching in this episode, and Archie meeting “God” (actually the oil man, played by Juan DeCarlos) has to be one of the series’ best gags. Archie And The Editorial (Season 3, Episode 1 – Airdate Sept 16, 1972). 10. TV-PG A few episodes before he leaves, Mike gets locked in the storeroom at the bar and the father and son-in-law talk through the last eight years. Lionel finds out about the effort to purchase the Jeffersons' new house and gets Archie to reveal his plans. Comedy, Drama. Archie becomes suspicious when political office-seeker George is suddenly very nice to him. He bars up the basement and has Archie sign a contract for aluminum siding that he says he ... See full summary ». Archie thinks a swastika painted on his door may be juvenile pranksters, but Mike is concerned that the Bunkers' home may have been mistaken for the residence of a Jewish radical. 24 min Edith’s 50th Birthday (Season 8, Episode 4 and 5 – Airdate Oct 16, 1977). I liked the show because of the way that Archie Bunker’s character resembles the stereotypical white American… Edith takes matters into her own hands when Archie continually refuses to treat his wife to one night out on the town. Sally Struthers. With over seven hundred episodes, The Simpsons is full of minor characters who disappeared after only one appearance. But the biggest shock comes at the funeral. The show aired for nine seasons & 210 episodes, premiering on January 12, 1971 to April 8, 1979. TV-PG With Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers. Archie and Edith go to the funeral of Edith’s cousin Liz, who has died unexpectedly. | Paul Bogart Listen now for interviews with the biggest soap stars and all the latest spoilers - available on every major podcast app 🙌 Most Controversial Episodes Of Family Guy Jonathan1990 Posts: 1,274 Archie and Mike donate blood, sparking heated discussions on race, modern medicine, and God's will. All in the Family pushed the envelope on other controversial issues as well. Saying goodbye to Mike and Gloria proves traumatic for the Bunkers. The Draft Dodger (Season 7, Episode 15 – Airdate Dec 25, 1976). A groundbreaking and controversial CBS sitcom from Norman Lear, based on the British sitcom 'Til Death Us Do Part.It aired from 1971 to 1979 (and on to 1983, if the run of Archie Bunker's Place is counted). (She even tells Archie to “stifle” himself!) 7 then-controversial TV episodes that wouldn’t cause a stir today These TV plots wouldn't be so contentious in today's world. Director: "The 200th Episode Celebration of All in the Family" "All in the Family Retrospective" Walter C. Miller: Norman Lear & Mort Lachman and Milt Josefsberg: March 4, 1979 () Norman Lear hosts a 90-minute retrospective looking back at the best moments of All in the Family. Edith answers a magazine personal ad from a couple seeking new friends ... unaware that they engage in a swinging lifestyle. Director: John Rich | Writer Burt Styler won an Emmy for this groundbreaking episode. All In The Family (1971–1979 — 205 episodes plus two un-aired pilots) We can’t talk about the offspring without a few words about the parent. It’s understandable, considering the programs Norman Lear’s groundbreaking sitcom followed that night: The Beverly Hillbillies, Green Acres, and Hee-Haw. TV-PG One of the Most Controversial Episodes of All In The Family "What I say ain't got nothing to do with what I think." World War II vet Archie becomes incensed when he discovers the truth about David, only to be calmed slightly by his friend’s healing words. Stars: It’s Jean Stapleton like you’ve never seen her before, when Edith starts losing her temper and yelling at everybody. Christmas with the Evans Family — Holiday Episodes of GOOD TIMES, Christmas on getTV — 10 Holiday Highlights, Alfonso Ribeiro: 10 Facts About the Star of CATCH 21, getTV talks GUNS OF PARADISE — An Interview with Sigrid Thornton, getTV talks AMEN — An Interview with Roz Ryan, getTV talks GOOD TIMES — An Interview with Karen Burroughs Hannsberry, getTV talks GRIZZLY ADAMS — An Interview with Jennifer Garlen, getTV Talks HAWKEYE — An Interview With Sarah Uthoff, getTV Talks JOHNNY CASH — An Interview With Michael Gray. Stars: Stars: Carroll O'Connor, | Two’s A Crowd (Season 8, Episode 19 – Airdate Feb 12, 1978). The 10 Most Controversial TV Shows Of All Time. Cousin Maude’s Visit (Season 2, Episode 12 – Airdate: Dec 11, 1971). Judging Books By Covers (Season 1, Episode 5 – Airdate Feb 8, 1971). The show has consistently been rated one of the greatest television shows of all time. All In The Family begat more spin-offs than any other show in TV history, and this episode led to the first. This episode demonstrates that, even late in the series, the writers were maintaining Archie’s core truth. getTV is a trademark of CPT Holdings, Inc. © 2020 CPE US Networks III Inc. All rights reserved. Only with the support of her family is she able to overcome the shock and shame. The show covered many hot-button issues like sex, politics, and race—but there was one controversial character who topped it all: Archie Bunker. They say we’re living in a Golden Age of Television. Mike urges Archie to investigate, but Archie decides he's sick and needs hospital treatment. John Rich All in the Family Retrospective (1) 205. A man comes by the house claiming that The Bunker's have a problem with heat loss in their home. Archie has his doubts about Mike’s friend Roger (Anthony Geary), who is “sensitive and intellectual” but straight. The young man then finds himself another job. Edith saves a man's life and becomes a local celebrity much to Archie's annoyance. Before this could occur, however, the Bea Arthur sitcom Maude boldly took on this polarizing topic. ... portrayal of Christmas to Liz's not-so-happy-after-all family… Since 2009, the show and its cast has been racking up accolades, including multiple Emmy awards and five Producers Guild of America Awards. Stars: 5. 8. The problem is that she can't get George to attend because he won't set foot in a white man's ... See full summary ». It begins with a briefcase he left in Archie's cab ... and ends with the kiss of infamy. When the rest of the family is away for the weekend, Archie accidentally locks himself in the basement, and has only a tape recorder and a bottle of vodka to keep him entertained. Comedy, Drama. In 1971,"All in the Family" dared for the first time to use racist language and racially themed jokes in prime-time entertainment. 3. However, there's one character who, after appearing in one of the show's darkest episode, has remained controversial: Frank Grimes. | Gardenia clicked with producers, who brought him back as recurring character Frank Lorenzo in season four. Cousin Liz (Season 8, Episode 2 – Airdate Oct 9, 1977). Meanwhile, Archie’s ex-NFL buddy Steve (Philip Carey), whom he regards as a “real man,” turns out to be gay. Both Geary and Carey would go on to become soap opera icons, as Luke Spencer on General Hospital and Asa Buchanan on One Life To Life, respectively. Jean Stapleton, The funniest Family Guy episodes are usually the most controversial, society deals with controversy with laughter so why not let the writers and creators over at Family Guy make fun of us. The classic tale about the time Sammy Davis Jr. stopped by to visit the Bunkers. And in the season finale, Gloria and Mike move to California when Mike gets a teaching job. Lear and his writers needed situations upon which to hang each week’s tale, and they did that better than any sitcom of its time. Director: When African-American neighbors Louise (Isabel Sanford), George (Sherman Hemsley) and Lionel Jefferson (Mike Evans) move into Archie's previously all-white neighborhood, racial stereotypes and bigotry, become recurring themes. 203: 22 "The Family Next Door" Paul Bogart: Mel Tolkin and Larry Rhine Tell us what you think about this feature. Rob Reiner, Louise is planning a farewell party for Henry who is moving away to start his own business. | On Christmas Eve, a Gold Star father and a draft dodger come together around the dinner table at 704 Hauser Street. For airdates and times, visit the All In The Family show page. The state of New … | When Edith begins refusing to allow Archie to be with Joey alone (knowing what will happen), Archie begins getting very sneaky. Besides Maude, the show also had two other spinoffs, the hit sitcom The Jeffersons and the not so successful Gloria. All in the Family became one of the most successful sitcoms of its time. Comedy, Drama. Wes Kenney Asked to give the eulogy, he enlists Mike's help, requesting Bible references. He’s still the selfish, flawed man we met in 1971, just older and a bit wiser. Paul Bogart Jean Stapleton, Archie is determined to baptize Joey, especially over Mike's express wishes against it. McClanahan joined the cast of Maude just a few weeks later. The Bunkers invite Archie's buddy Pinky Peterson to Christmas dinner. Your subscription to our list has been confirmed. | Episodes that are notorious for either being called out and criticized for prompting some offensive jokes and stereotypes or have caused controversy for how the episodes were made (either negatively received, mixed, or positively received). His fiancée is a young woman whose father is white and mother is black, much to the chagrin of Archie and (especially) George. He then meets two people who saw the editorial ... who promptly rob him at gunpoint. Rob Reiner, “All In The Family” was a TV show that aired on CBS from 1971 to 1979. The CBS sitcom All in the Family (1971–1979), starring Carroll O'Connor as Archie Bunker and Jean Stapleton as Edith, finished at number one in the Nielsen ratings for five consecutive years (1971–1976). This is an intense episode and, according to director Paul Bogart, it was the only All In The Family show tampered with by network censors. Rob Reiner, 8. | Archie agrees to help, leaving Edith alone in the house. 9-26: 25 Mar 79: The Return of Stephanie's Father: 209. Directors: | Even NBC’s beloved and family friendly This Is Us opened in the fall of 2016 with a glimpse of Milo Ventimiglia’s bare butt. And this is one of the biggest examples, as before Dudley was almost done wrong, the episode contained the boy… Just a few weeks before the 1972 presidential election, All In The Family began its third season with a pointed episode about gun control. Carroll O'Connor, After Mike accidentally breaks Archie's chair he has it repaired, however it mistakenly gets thrown out and ends up in an art exhibit. All In The Family is one of the most transformative sitcoms in the history of the medium, if not the most. Carroll O'Connor, Archie and several neighbors learn that a black family is moving into the neighborhood, unaware that it is the Jeffersons. A working class man constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day. One show on the list, while it is an very old show, was controversial for its time and certainly even too controversial for today. One show was even cancelled after the first episode. It's controversial now and it was exceptionally controversial in November of 1972, when this two-part episode aired. But an unwelcome visitor to the Bunker's home - while Edith is home alone - has a much different surprise in mind for the Bunker matriarch. The following September, it was continued with the spin-off series Archie Bunker's Place, which picked up where All in the Family had ended and ran for four more seasons through 1983. Archie buys a "dog alarm" and a gun to protect the house all for only $60. All In The Family This is news to the Bunkers, particularly Archie, who has his eyes on cousin Liz’s silver tea set. Archie learns that the mentally disabled have some real abilities, not to mention savvy, when he causes Gloria's friend, a stock boy at Ferguson's Market, to lose his job. So, when Archie and Edith inadvertently had a “date” with married swingers in 1972, it made headlines. These are my 40 picks for the best episodes of All in the Family on its 40th anniversary year (2011). Edith’s Problem (Season 2, Episode 15 – Airdate: Jan 8, 1972). With All In The Family, television began to grow up. 6. In the alternate reality she is shown as being grotesquely overweight, and part of the plotline is that Monica’s biggest struggle in her past is getting over being “the fat girl.” Nowadays, with all the furor against fat shaming, this episode would probably be extremely controversial. 1. Janis Paige guest stars as Denise,... See full summary », Episode #137 - And estranged Archie and Edith are determined to prove to each other that they are perfectly content going their separate ways, in the conclusion of a three-part presentation... See full summary ». See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. When Archie tries to ... See full summary ». Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Archie learns that the canned mushrooms he just ate may have been part of a product recall because of reports of food poisoning. The 15 Most Controversial TV Show Episodes of All Time By Jason Serafino Jason Serafino is a contributing writer at Complex who covers movies, TV, and comic books. The penultimate season brought a lot of change to All In The Family. Archie In The Cellar (Season 4, Episode 10 – Airdate Nov 17, 1973). When Edith learns that Veronica loved her cousin “like a wife,” she forbids Archie from taking it. All in the Family was a groundbreaking -- and popular -- sitcom during the 1970s that revolved around the lovable, racist war veteran Archie Bunker and his naive wife as they struggled with the progressive ideas their daughter and her husband keep dragging into the house. And that’s a perspective that still resonates strongly today. 4. The Bunkers, Stivics and Jeffersons attend Lionel's engagement party. Created by Norman Lear. After Irene Lorenzo (Betty Garrett) “fixes” his basement door, Archie proceeds to get locked in – with Edith, Gloria and Mike away for the weekend. Here are some of Family Guy’s most Controversial/ Hilarious episodes to date. 9-24: 04 Mar 79: All in the Family Retrospective (3) 207. There they meet Liz’s “roommate” Veronica (K Callan), who was actually her significant other. Scott Brady, Archie finds himself in a compromising situation with an attractive waitress after Edith ignores his amorous advances and dashes off to the Sunshine Home. Carroll O'Connor, 30 min George Jefferson storms into the house, demanding Archie to explain why he paid him using a counterfeit $20 bill. It ends with Archie delivering a now-famous television editorial in support of gun rights – and getting robbed soon after in Kelcy’s Bar. Mike refuses to accept constructive criticism during a group therapy board game. Arthur made one more appearance in March of 1972 before starring in the Lear-created Maude on CBS that September. The family ... See full summary ». Sitcoms used to do weird shit like this all the time, completely inappropriate “message” episodes that came across as completely creepy and insane, especially when you consider the ever present laugh track. Edith's liberal cousin, Maude Findlay, arrives to help in caring for a flu-ridden Archie and Mike. It begins with Mike and Archie debating the merits of the Second Amendment, which conservative Archie defends (and liberal Mike, of course, opposes). Stars: Family Guy draws near-endless criticism for its crudeness and cruel jokes, but one of the show’s most controversial episodes to date came in 2010. “Partial Terms of Endearment” tackled the ever-thorny topic of abortion; specifically, it features Lois Griffin terminating a pregnancy. 2. | It’s an extraordinarily touching episode and an important reminder that the Archie/Meathead relationship is as central to the show as Archie/Edith. Sorrell Booke (Boss Hogg on The Dukes Of Hazzard) guest stars. Some of these shows were so controversial; it’s shocking how they were ever green-lit in the first place. Edith's irritability as of late may be a sign of her going through menopause. Archie is irritated at Mike's offbeat friend, who dresses and behaves in a way that leads him to mistakenly conclude he is a homosexual. 26 min Norman Campbell While many TV shows of yesteryear suffered from poor production values and cliched plot-lines, since the year 2000 or so we have seen a number of r Maude and Archie debate everything from the New Deal to his treatment of Edith – until Maude herself ends up sick. It’s Edith’s birthday, and Gloria and Mike are planning a surprise party at their place. She’s wrong, of course. Comedy, Drama. And it was a remarkably bold move from a series still in its infancy. All in the Family was a CBS sitcom created by Norman Lear, starring Carroll O' Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner and Sally Struthers.. This Emmy-winning two-part episode by Bob Weiskopf and Bob Schiller is an example of All In The Family’s greatest strength: the ability to mix resonant drama with light comedy. The decade of primetime witches, genies, and talking horses was over, and the issues that drove dinner table conversation were now sitcom subjects. Here are ten episodes to look out for (in order of original broadcast). Mike's anxiety over his upcoming college exams causes him to temporarily become sexually impotent. Archie is invited to give a "man-on-the street" editorial on television, where he speaks against gun control. The program you are about to see is All in the Family. Stars: The show was based on the popular British comedy Till Death Us Do Part (1965–75) and was adapted for an American audience by producers Norman Lear and Alan (“Bud”) Yorkin. Best of all: you can catch the trials and tribulations of the Bunker family every weekday on getTV. Comedy, Drama. Director: When Mike and Gloria are gone, Archie and Edith get a chance to share quality time at home alone. Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers, TV-PG Jean Stapleton, By making them a source of laughter, we hope to showin a mature fashionjust how absurd they are. Arnold and his friend Dudley befriend a kindly bike shop owner, and, well, let’s just say the episode ends with Dudley drugged up and naked while the old bike lover gets ready to give him his kickstand. All in the Family's success paved the way for more shows with more controversial topics such as Maude and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. In the early 70s, abortion was one of the most controversial subjects around. The potential rapist is thwarted but, in the weeks following the attack, Edith falls into a deep depression and blames herself. Sally Struthers, A power outage and reports of looting in the city prompt Mike to write a letter to the editor about how greedy governments do the same in the name of free enterprise. “I can’t believe you would do anything that mean,” she reprimands, and Archie finally relents. Even more refreshing: we often laughed just as hard at Mike’s knee jerk liberalism as we did at Archie’s malaprop-laden ignorance. Casting Carey, a macho icon of Western films and TV shows, as a gay character completely upended stereotypes of the era. 9-25: 11 Mar 79: The Family Next Door: 208. All in the Family - Archie Bunker All in the Family was that realistic look into the '70s blue-collar lifestyle that some Americans had never seen before. In this show, many controversial aspects of racism are brought up through the person of Archie Bunker, portrayed by Carroll O’Connor. Bob LaHendro, 9. Pinky Peterson (Eugene Roche) is the father of a young soldier killed in Vietnam. Edith encounters a life-threatening rapist on her 50th birthday. 60 min By making them a source of laughter, we hope to show—in a mature fashion—just how absurd they are.”. Open marriage and “wife swapping” may have been in vogue in the 1970s, but they certainly weren’t topics for most primetime network sitcoms. It’s often said that the first rule of comedy is “Don’t explain your jokes.” But that’s exactly what CBS did on January 12, 1971 when the network aired this disclaimer before the premiere of All In The Family. Mike and Lionel decide to become part of an anti-war protest, but it isn't until they leave that Gloria gets the news that the situation is turning violent. TV-PG “When Archie hears about this he ain’t gonna love me no more,” Edith laments. | Carroll O'Connor, But Archie soon learns that one of his best friends is gay. | On their first anniversary, Mike and Gloria reminisce (in flashback) the first time Gloria brought the Meathead home to meet the man that would become his father-in-law. Archie is shocked when his coworker Stretch has died after cavorting with a young woman. It’s is also the closest we get to an “origin story” for Archie’s bigotry. It seeks to throw a humorous spotlight on our frailties, prejudices and concerns. 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