Forgotten TV ep 5-The Super 70s Part 2

April 30, 2017

1970s live-action incarnations of Spider-Man are considered.

1977 Spider-Man CBS TV movie
1978 Spider-Man CBS TV series
1978 Japanese Spider-Man or Supaidâman

TV themes clipped
1967 Spider-Man ABC animated series
1977 Spider-Man CBS TV movie
1978 Spider-Man CBS TV series
1978 Japanese Spider-Man or Supaidâman

1970s Mego Hulk and Spiderman Commercial
1978 Remco Spiderman Toy Commercial
1979 Mego Superheroes Contest Commercial
Isis Weekly Moral
Fan-made trailer for Incredible Hulk TV movie

Corrections: ABC animated series was 1967, not 1966 as stated. Johnny Sokko is seen Sunday nights on Comet, not Me-TV as stated.

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Forgotten TV ep 4-The Super 70s Part 1

April 22, 2017

Live action superhero TV shows of the 1970s are examined.

1974 Shazam! CBS Saturday morning series
1975 Isis CBS Saturday morning series
1974 Wonder Woman ABC TV movie
1975 Wonder Woman ABC/CBS TV series

1975 Star Trek Mego commercial
1977 Wonder Woman Mego commercial
1970s trailer for Spider-Man VHS release

DVDs available:

Shazam! The Complete Live-Action Series
The Secrets of Isis - The Complete Series
Wonder Woman 1974 TV movie
Wonder Woman: Season 1
Wonder Woman: Season 2
Wonder Woman: Season 3

Special thanks to Mark Jeacoma
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Forgotten TV ep 3-This Weekend In 1977

April 10, 2017

The weekend TV schedule from April 1977 is explored.

1977 TV themes clipped

The Rockford Files
The Jeffersons
Six Million Dollar Man
Wonder Woman
Starsky and Hutch
1970s CBS Special Presentation

Friday night
Nashville 99; CBS
Code-R; CBS
Hunter; CBS

Saturday night
Blansky's Beauties; ABC
Fish; ABC
Most Wanted; ABC

Sunday night
Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries; ABC
Switch; CBS
Delvecchio; CBS

1977 RCA Selectavision VCR Commercial
1977 Tonight Show clip w/Don Rickles

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Forgotten TV ep 2-TV Theme Hits and Misses

March 27, 2017

Brief history of TV themes discussed

episode clips:

1970-The Partridge Family
"When We're Singin'"
Performed by Shirley Jones, David Cassidy, John Bahler, Tom Bähler, Jackie Ward, and Ron Hicklin.
Instrumentals by The Wrecking Crew


Come On Get Happy! The Very Best Of The Partridge Family
The Partridge Family - The Complete Series
The Wrecking Crew DVD
The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of Rock and Roll's Best-Kept Secret book

1969-1974-Love, American Style
"Love, American Style"
Performed by The Cowsills

Love American Style - Season 1, Vol. 1
Love American Style - Season 1, Vol. 2

1974-Movin' On
"Movin' On"
Performed by Merle Haggard
No. 1 Hot Country singles 1975

1979-B.J. and the Bear
"B.J. and the Bear"
Written by Glen Larson
Performed by Greg Evigan

"Different Worlds"
Performed by Maureen McGovern
No. 18 in 1979

1979-Makin' It
"Makin' It"
Performed by David Naughton
No. 5 in 1979

1982-Joanie Loves Chachi
"You Look at Me"
Performed by Scott Baio and Erin Moran

Joanie Loves Chachi: The Complete Series

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Forgotten TV ep 1-The Popcorn Kid

March 19, 2017

The 1987 CBS sitcom The Popcorn Kid is discussed in this inaugural episode.

The Popcorn Kid aired in March and April 1987 starring Bruce Norris, Penelope Ann Miller and Faith Ford.

1987 TV Show Themes used

Cagney And Lacey
Night Court
Simon And Simon

The CBS Tuesday Night Movie theme (1987)

The Popcorn Kid

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Welcome to Forgotten TV!

March 12, 2017

'Episode Zero'

A preview of what we will bring you on Forgotten TV, where we will share TV memories from the 70s and 80s with a focus on short-lived shows, pilots, and TV movies.

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