MARY TYLER MOORE TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL, THE (TV)

Summary

In this special presentation, the cast of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" reminisce about the program and play clips of memorable moments from the series. Clip highlights include the following: Mary Richards is interviewed by Lou Grant; Lou promotes Mary to producer of "The Six O'Clock News"; Mary spends time in jail in an effort to protect a source; Mary's disastrous parties; Mary moves into her apartment; Rhoda tells Mary that she won her store's beauty pageant; Phyllis talks about her husband Lars; Mary's catastrophic dates; Georgette and Ted's wedding; Ted awaits the birth of his child at Mary's apartment; Sue Ann Nivens, The Happy Homemaker, displays her lustful persona; the WJM staff deal with the death of Chuckles the Clown; Mary, Murray, Ted, and Lou see Sue Ann's bedroom for the first time; Lou, Murray, and Ted -- who think Mary may have overdosed on sleeping pills -- appear in Mary's bathroom while she is taking a bath; the WJM colleagues say their final goodbyes; and Mary sings "One More for the Road." Also, the cast members pay tribute to actor Ted Knight, who died in 1986, and show clips of newscaster Ted Baxter's most hilarious moments at WJM. Commercials deleted.

Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: February 18, 1991 Monday 9:30 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 1:10:13
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T:35772
  • GENRE: Comedy
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Comedy
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV, 1991
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • James L. Brooks … Executive Producer
    • Allan Burns … Executive Producer
    • Ed. Weinberger … Executive Producer
    • Jack Haley Jr. … Executive Producer, Director
    • Phillip Savenick … Producer, Writer
    • Kevin Miller … Co-Producer
    • Laurie Jacobson … Co-Producer, Writer
    • Marcia Lewis … Supervising Producer, Writer
    • Pat Williams … Music by
    • Sonny Curtis … Theme Music by, Theme song "Love Is All Around" written and sung by
    • Mary Tyler Moore … Cast, Mary Richards
    • Edward Asner … Cast, Lou Grant
    • Valerie Harper … Cast, Rhoda Morgenstern
    • Ted Knight … Cast, Ted Baxter
    • Gavin MacLeod … Cast, Murray Slaughter
    • Betty White … Cast, Sue Ann Nivens
    • Georgia Engel … Cast, Georgette Baxter
    • Cloris Leachman … Cast, Phyllis Lindstrom