Though one might think this proximity may be fun, both ... See full summary », Stars: Francesca Annis, Max Casella, Candice Bergen, Mar 22, 2013 - Explore Stephanie Lewis's board "1970s / 1980s TV Cops, Detectives, and Spies", followed by 144 people on Pinterest. This short-lived series last for a total of five episodes and it aired on CBS … 60 min 1980s. Action, Adventure, Crime. | List of the best television shows from the '80s, as ranked by television fans. What were the most popular TV shows in 1980? | The cases of eccentric, but sharp, Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. 7. Action, Crime, Reality-TV. Mary Frann, | Camera crews follow police officers while they work. Reginald VelJohnson, HeartBeat (1988 TV series) Hell Town (TV series) Here's Boomer; High Mountain Rangers; Highway to Heaven; The Hitchhiker (TV series) Hot Pursuit (1984 TV series) Hot Shots (Canadian TV series) Hotel (American TV series) Hothouse (TV series) Resplendent with authentic 1980's music, fashion and vibe, "Miami Vice" follows two undercover detectives and their extended team through the mean streets of Miami, Florida. 30 min Katey Sagal, Stars: | | Yasmine Bleeth, Alf Tales. Ilene Graff, Faith Ford, TV-PG Stars: Alex Cox, Stars: 1. Take a look at this list filled with the best shows the '80s had to offer. Tom Selleck, Fred Savage, William Windom, Menu. Maybe you’ll be inspired to take out those old Betamax recordings and rewatch your favorite actually-good '80s shows that really hold up. Stars: Comedy, Drama, Family. The goings on in Dynasty and Dallas were constant topics of conversation. Stars: TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi Kate Jackson, The best cartoon shows of the 1980s. Neil Patrick Harris, | Don Johnson, Stars: | David Hasselhoff, Arthur Cox, TV-14 Comedy, Family. Saundra Santiago, Back to the top. In the 1980s, sitcoms were among the most talked about and most watched shows on the air. Iconic Tv Shows Of The 1980s. 60 min Bob Uecker, Only TV series that aired between 1980 and 1989, based only on the seasons and eps of those years. Belinda Montgomery, Drama. Jeremy Miller, TV-PG Lists of animated television series first aired in the 1980s organized by year: . Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Musical, Comedy, Family Film. Bill Cosby, Comedy, Family, Romance. Ed O'Neill, Adventure, Drama, Family. 50 min Stars: | Ace Crawford: Private Eye. | Comedy, Family, Romance. Stars: Character Name As Series Title (16) British Comedy (15) Marriage (15) 1990s (13) British (12) British Humour (12) Detective (12) Friendship (12) Murder (12) Psychotronic Series (12) Satire (12) Based On Novel (11) Family Relationships (11) Father Son Relationship (11) London England (11) Husband Wife Relationship (10) Police (10) Father Daughter Relationship (9) Black Comedy (8) Alvin and the Chipmunks. Michael Richards, Four Vietnam vets, framed for a crime they didn't commit, help the innocent while on the run from the military. Alan Thicke, 60 min A revival of the popular 1990s sitcom "Roseanne", which centered on the everyday life of an American working-class family. Series B. Larry Manetti. | Stars: Offering up photos, trivia, plot lines, cast lists and more we can take a fond look back at shows that just didn't catch the viewing audience's attention for one reason or another: poorly cast, wrong time slot, unbelievable plot lines and more. At a Los Angeles beach, a team of lifeguards led by Lieutenant Mitch Buchannon save lives, deal with personal dramas, fight crime and participate in over the top adventures on a daily basis. | Nancy Dussault, A probationary angel, sent back to Earth, teams with an ex-cop to help people. | Template:Short description Template:Lists of animated television series A list of animated television series first aired in 1981. The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York City stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York City friends. 1980s TV SHOWS. Corbin Bernsen, Rhea Perlman, Stars: Procedural crime dramas like Miami Vice, Knight Rider, and Remington Steele were popular, not only for the feather-haired hunks and uniquely '80s fashion, but also for their action-packed plots. Stars: Jeremy Jackson, TV-PG Adventure, Comedy, Drama. Stars: Booker (1989–1990) 3. In the 1980s, sitcoms were among the most talked about and most watched shows on the air. Stars: Al Bundy is a misanthropic women's shoe salesman with a miserable life. 30 min 30 min The Best TV Shows of the 1980s. Pamela Anderson, 1980s television series. Brian Henson, Dustin Diamond, Dwight Schultz, Miami Vice (1984–1989) Michael J. | M*A*S*H (CBS) 5. Ruben Barela, Jason Alexander, TV-PG Stars: 30 min Louis Herthum, TV-G See also: Sci-Fi Television in the 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s Related sci-fi list: Sci-Fi Cinema in the 1980s Michael Fishman, TV-G Over 3,000 different references! During a government experiment into time travel, a scientist finds himself trapped in the past, "leaping" into the bodies of different people on a regular basis and sorting out their problems whilst trying to get back home to his own time. Roger E. Mosley, Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight. Back to the top. | John Ratzenberger, The Powers of Matthew Star; Silver Spoons; L.A. Law; A Different World; Diff'rent Strokes; Barbara Mandrell & The Mandrell Sisters; The Facts of Life; In The Heat of the Night; | Take a look at this list filled with the best shows the '80s had to offer. Robert Pastorelli, Actors: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, Christopher Hewett, Genres (Tv): Drama, Comedy-drama, Fantasy television, Fantasy, #158 of 298 The Best Sci-Fi Television Series Of All Time#138 of 305 The Greatest Sitcoms in Television History. LeVar Burton, TV-PG Stars: Mel Stewart, TV-Y7 Professional writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher uses her intellect, charm, and persistence to get to the bottom of every crime she encounters. 60 min Comedy, Drama. Alley Mills, TV-14 Enterprise-D on their own mission to go where no one has gone before. | Comedy, Drama, Mystery. Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Stars: Comedy, Drama, Family. The Muppet Show. Laurie Metcalf, | Stars: | Cheers (NBC) – The sitcom, set at “Cheers” bar in Boston where locals drink, talk and socialize, started at the rock-bottom on the ratings and was even almost canceled. 2. Michael Landon, Brent Spiner, 30 min What are your favorite shows from the '80s? Documentary, Crime, Drama. Manimal. Holly Robinson Peete, TV-PG Justine Bateman, TV-PG A look at some of the best British TV Shows & Series 1970s and 1980s. Category page. Olivia Brown, TV-PG Florence Stanley, TV-PG Keshia Knight Pulliam, 3,023. Hugh Fraser, We’ve dug back into the crazy decade, to find the 80 Best TV Shows of the 1980s. 30 min The goings-on in the life of a successful African-American family. Alf. | The adventures of a Hawaii based private investigator. House Calls (CBS) 9. Filters Alien Nation (Sep 1989 - May 1990) "That was the scene in California's Mojave Desert five years ago - our historic first view of the Newcomers' ship. Linda Hamilton, See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. | Stars: Me and Mrs. C. Miami Vice. Pauline Moran. The world's most comprehensive site about Australian television, containing series and cast information, photos, episode guides, articles, dvd information When Marcy Bradford dies, she leaves her teenage daughter, Nicole, in the custody of two ex-boyfriends - Michael, a straight-laced and formal man, and Joey, a wild artist. Stars: The misadventures of a family with a home business father and a journalist mother. Stars: Harry Anderson, 22 min See more ideas about 1980s tv, tv, tv shows. The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency. Phylicia Rashad, John Larroquette, Amanda Bearse, TV-PG | 1980s Sci-fi & Fantasy TV Series. The Winslow family deal with various misadventures, many of them caused by their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. Stars: Christopher Chacon. Dramas also made their mark as some of the best on … Bea Arthur, David Suchet, Jill Eikenberry, Edit. | Stars: 48 min Dustin Nguyen, One of the most comprehensive lists of 80's memories: music, TV, movies, fads/fashions, historical events, and electronic games. Action, Adventure, Crime. Curtis Armstrong, TV-14 For more 80s TV, check out the best shows set in the 1980s. A teenage genius deals with the usual problems of growing up, on top of being a licensed physician in a difficult residency program. 22 min Bob Saget, Bruce Boxleitner, Babar the Elephant. Ron Perlman, 21 min | A list of British TV and radio comedies and comedy films that debuted in 1980. Heather Ashley Chase, TV-PG List Rules Only TV series that aired between 1980 and 1989, based only on the seasons and eps of those years. Darius McCrary, Not Rated John Hillerman, Ted Danson, 60 min Edit source History Talk (0) NBC TV shows from the 1980s Trending pages. 225 min MacGyver (1985–1992) 4. Sense and Sensibility (1981 TV series) Shadow of the Noose; Sherlock Holmes (1984 TV series) Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson; Shine on Harvey Moon; Shoestring (TV series) The Singing Detective; Skorpion (TV series) Smiley's People (miniseries) Sons and Lovers (1981 TV serial) Sophia and Constance; Sorrell and Son (TV series) Spearhead (TV series) Anne Schedeen, TV-PG Tony Danza, The Jeffersons (CBS) 7. Deborah Van Valkenburgh, TV-G Alice (CBS) 8. The series finale memorably closes with one of the most debated moments in TV history, and the fourth-season episode “Time Heals,” one of the great episodes of TV drama, told the story of St. Eligius throughout its entire history over two hours of spellbinding television in which tiny events in the past rippled outward into the present. So, it completely makes sense to dig deeper through the crowded field of TV shows in the 1980s to find out the most notable titles. The Top Ten TV Shows in 1980 were: 1. | Sha Na Na (TV series) The Shalom Show; Sneak Previews; Soccer Made in Germany; Soccer on ESPN; The Stiller and Meara Show; Sunday Afternoon Baseball; Sunrise Semester; Super Sábados; Superstars; Superstars of Wrestling (Canadian TV series) 46 min Magical World of Disney. Andrew Fincher, | Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times. 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James Troesh, A widowed broadcaster raises his three daughters with assistance from his rock'n'roll brother-in-law and his madcap best friend. Alan Rachins, Jonathan Frakes, MacGyver. Reece Dinsdale, Stars: Frederick Warder, 22 min Crime, Drama, Mystery. Stars: Stars: Compiled here is a listing of 45 short-lived and possibly easily forgotten 70's television series. Airwolf (1984–1986) | | James Warwick, List RulesOnly TV series that aired between 1980 and 1989, based only on the seasons and eps of those years. Keely Shaye Brosnan, | Michael Gross, Dirk Benedict, TV-G Theirs was a slave ship, carrying a quarter million beings bred to adapt and labour in any environment. Stars: Comedy, Drama, Family. Street Hawk (1985) 5. | Their parents, Henry and Muriel, live in the other half. Max Headroom. Family Man (American TV series) Family Ties The Famous Teddy Z Fast Times Fathers and Sons (1986 TV series) Filthy Rich (1982 TV series) First Impressions (TV series) Flo FM (American TV series) Foley Square (TV series) Frank's Place Free Spirit (TV series) Full House The humourous adventures of an English housekeeper working for an American family. TV Shows in 1980. Betty White, Actors: Erik Estrada, Larry Wilcox, Robert Pine, Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Adventure film, #24 of 70 The Best Crime Fighting Duo TV Series#29 of 64 The Best Sitcoms of the 1980s, Actors: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner, Genres (Tv): Animation, Television comedy, Comedy, Family Film, The Greatest Guest Appearances in The Simpsons History#58 of 242 The Best Saturday Morning Cartoons for Mid-'80s — '90s Kids, Actors: Gary Coleman, Todd Bridges, Conrad Bain, The Final Season Of 'Little House On The Prairie' Was A Descent Into Total Weirdness#79 of 396 The Best TV Shows to Rewatch, Actors: Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Dramatic Stories From Behind The Scenes Of 'Seinfeld'Current TV Shows That All Seinfeld Fans Would Love, Actors: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Actors: Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields, Mindy Cohn, Surprising Behind-The-Scenes Drama On 'The Facts Of Life'#33 of 54 The Best NBC Comedies Of All Time, Actors: Penny Marshall, Cindy Williams, David L. 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David Greenaway, TV-PG 2. | | | Adventure, Comedy, Romance. Dean Stockwell, Together they raise their kids, Samantha Micelli and Jonathan Bower, with help from Mona Robinson, Angela's man-crazy mother. In the 1980s, sitcoms were among the most talked about and most watched shows on the air. 30 min | The regulars of the Boston bar "Cheers" share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name. Dennis Farina, Many of the more popular shows lasted well into the next decade, but even some of the most well-remembered shows of the 80s only lasted a season or two, such as Max Headroom and The Greatest American Hero. | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi. An eccentric fun-loving judge presides over an urban night court and all the silliness going on there. Fox, John Stamos, Action, Crime, Drama. Comedy. A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with the Tanner family after crashing into their garage. List of animated feature films of 1981 List of Japanese animation television series … George Peppard, Greg Evigan, Mario Lopez, Stars: | Judith Light, 2. Ted Knight, | | Dan Lauria, The misadventures of an author turned innkeeper in rural Vermont and his friends. Jim J. Bullock, 60 min 30 min 1974. Grant Shaud, | Joanna Kerns, Kevin Arnold recalls growing up during the late 60s and early 70s; the turbulent social times make the transition from child to adult unusually interesting. Drama, Fantasy. 44 min Shows like, What are your favorite shows from the '80s? Estelle Getty. Dallas (CBS) 2. 48 min The personal and professional misadventures of an opinionated but beloved woman working as a television journalist. The Dukes of Hazzard. Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew. List of the best television shows from the '80s, as ranked by television fans. Cheers. Julia Duffy, TV-14 Tell us what you think about this feature. | Lawrence Pressman. An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog. The 80's were also chock full of great memorable TV families like the Seavers, The Huxtables, The Keatons and more. Agatha Christie's husband-and-wife sleuthing team take on a series of short whodunit mysteries. | Roseanne Barr, Sitcoms were tops with The Facts of Life, Cheers and Golden Girls earning high ratings. Danny Pintauro. The Love Boat (ABC) 6. Candace Cameron Bure, TV-PG A close-knit group of six friends get through their teens together while attending Bayside High School in Palisades, California. John Hurt, Michael Tucker. Kellie Shanygne Williams, | Beverly Garland, Movies. But eventually, it became one of the longest-running and most beloved sitcoms, having enjoyed 11 years on the air. Patrick Stewart, Magnum P.I. 60 Minutes (CBS) 4. Lark Voorhies, TV-PG Paul Fusco, Action, Adventure, Mystery. TV-PG Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight. 1,348. Stars: Tony Micelli, a retired baseball player, becomes the housekeeper of Angela Bower, an advertising executive in New York. Alyssa Milano, | | Scott Bakula,