Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

General Dramas Questions and Discussion / Current Dramas/Dramedies Boards / Classic Dramas/Comedies Boards / Current Dramas/Dramedies Photo Galleries / Classic Dramas/Dramedies Photo Galleries


Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > General Dramas Questions and Discussion
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

Freeform Announces Comedy Block for Wednesdays; The Simpsons Documentary Airs on Fox Sunday
COZI TV to Air Mary Tyler Moore, Dick Van Dyke Specials; Roseanne Revival Gets Underway for ABC
Wyatt Cenac Heads to HBO Comedy Series; Nat Geo Acquires Running Wild with Bear Grylls
New Comedy for Sundance Now Service from Peep Show Stars; Showtime's SMILF Gets Set for Premiere
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of October 16, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Television Academy Hall of Fame Inductees Announced; Roswell Ready for Reboot
Fri-Yay: The Middle on The Top; Hulu Snags Futurama


New on DVD/Blu-ray (October)

2 Broke Girls - The Complete Series The Good Place - The Complete First Season Green Acres - The Complete Series Rhoda - The Final (Fifth) Season The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Fourth Season

10/03 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Sixth Season
10/03 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Series
10/03 - Rules of Engagement - Seasons 1-4 Collection
10/10 - The Brady Bunch - A Very Brady Christmas
10/10 - Everybody Hates Chris - The Complete Series
10/10 - Frasier - Christmas Episodes
10/10 - The Honeymooners - Christmas Laughter
10/10 - Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - The Christmas Episodes
10/17 - The Good Place - The Complete First Season
10/17 - Green Acres - The Complete Series
10/17 - Rhoda - The Final (Fifth) Season
10/24 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Fourth Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


View Poll Results: Which is better?
The Waltons 16 59.26%
Little House on the Prairie 11 40.74%
Voters: 27. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-14-2012, 07:31 PM   #16
PracTz
Forum Regular
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 14, 2002
Posts: 882
Default

I liked both shows -yet "The Waltons" seemed like LHOTP's somewhat restrained mountain cousin.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2012, 08:44 AM   #17
comedyfreak
Forum Veteran
Cheers!
 
comedyfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 14, 2005
Location: Sunny California
Posts: 10,870
Default

Definately Little House On the Prairie I liked all the characters. Waltons were too slow and I couldn't get into that program.
__________________
www.facebook.com/comedyfreak
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 05:13 AM   #18
hawkeye123
Senior Member
Member
 
hawkeye123's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 26, 2012
Location: oregon
Posts: 1,288
Default

I liked both shows but ,i'm going to go with little house.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 11:23 PM   #19
jehobden
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 06, 2002
Location: DFW Area, TX
Posts: 1,740
Default

I haven't seen The Waltons much. I think LHoP was more fun, especially due to the comic villainy of Mrs. Oleson & her daughter, Nellie.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 11:28 PM   #20
OH Nuts!
Forum Legend
WINGing it on a Sandpiper!
 
OH Nuts!'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 15, 2005
Posts: 55,890
Default

Both were good but I'm a hard core LHOP fan. So, of course, I vote emphatically for LHOP.
__________________
Thank you SHOUT! & Antenna TV

xxoo You both Rock!!
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 02:09 PM   #21
mark40511
Occasional Poster
Member
 
mark40511's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 22, 2005
Posts: 16
Default

I'm here because I watch LHOTP during Christmas. I was googling something about it and came across this post. I had to vote. Although I have tried watch the Waltons, I could never get through the few episodes I tried to watch in the past. So LHOTP gets my vote.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 02:19 PM   #22
Bonniegirl
Forum Celebrity
AKA Hazel Horvath
 
Bonniegirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 10, 2014
Posts: 27,843
Default

  Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 08:54 PM   #23
KatieAnn
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 15, 2011
Posts: 199
Default

Little House was like a kid's show, The Waltons seems more geared to adults. When I watch Little House now I often feel like they're trying too hard to get a weepy emotional reaction from me, which I do not like at all.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2015, 09:01 AM   #24
king of comedy
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 31, 2012
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 3,462
Default

Both were good
  Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2016, 10:45 PM   #25
Crusinforabrusin
Senior Member
Member
 
Crusinforabrusin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 27, 2015
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,821
Default

I like both, but I have a slight preference to LHOTP more than The Walton's
  Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2016, 01:09 AM   #26
Edward216
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 18, 2014
Location: Central Time Zone
Posts: 2,168
Default

They're both good shows, although when I was a kid I really didn't like Little House at all. And I'd say for me I still have a preference for The Waltons over it. For me The Waltons were more relatable and believable. I just think as Little House went on some of the episodes were kind of far-fetched and not that believable (especially the series finale), whereas I think The Waltons was always more real, what with the Depression and World War 2. The Waltons reminded me very much of lots of my own relatives, as I'm from a bigger family. And like the Waltons most of us are people of Christian faith who regularly go to church. But Little House On The Prairie had those values too. But like someone else said I think there were times it was trying way too hard to be a tearjerker of a show. And I could only take so much of Nelly and Harriet Olson, I couldn't stand them and how stuck up, mean, and hateful they were! As an adult I'll now watch either of them whenever I might come across an episode but The Waltons is definitely my favorite. And also the theme song to The Waltons is one of my favorite TV theme songs ever.

Ed. ETA: There are some episodes of The Waltons after Cora Beth became a regular character that I'll skip too because she was very stuck up and mean sometimes and it's just very unpleasant to watch.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:35 AM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.