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

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

Sanford and Son Online / Sanford and Son links and theme songs at Sitcoms Online / Sanford and Son Photo Gallery


Sanford and Son - Season 1

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 1 on DVD
Sanford and Son - Season 2

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 2 on DVD
Sanford and Son - Season 3

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 3 on DVD
Sanford and Son - Season 4

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 4 on DVD
Sanford and Son - Season 5

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 5 on DVD
Sanford and Son - Season 6

Buy Sanford and Son - Season 6 on DVD
Sanford and Son - The Complete Series

Buy Sanford and Son - The Complete Series on DVD

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 1970s Sitcoms > Sanford and Son
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

CBS Gives 9JKL More Episodes; Remembering Della Reese of Touched by an Angel, Chico and the Man
COZI TV's 4th Annual Holidozi Schedule; Remembering Ann Wedgeworth and Earle Hyman
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of November 20, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Fox Producing Retirement Home Comedy Starring Vicki Lawrence and David Alan Grier; Nashville and Still the King Cancelled
Fri-Yay: Is Hulu Moving Away From Comedy?; Antenna TV to Air New Year Kickoff with Coach Marathon
You're the Worst Renewed for Final Season on FXX; New Stana Katic Drama Heads to Amazon
Sundance Gets Original Series for VOD; GSN Gets Thanksgiving Marathons


New on DVD/Blu-ray (October/November)

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
11/07 - American Dad! - Volume 12
11/07 - Family Guy - Season Fifteen
11/07 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season
11/14 - D.C. Follies - The Complete Series
11/21 - Living Single - The Complete Third Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-10-2016, 04:38 PM   #16
thescotsman
Occasional Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 10, 2016
Posts: 10
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jayjay814
I don't think it matters. They were still hilarious because Redd Foxx could read the dictionary word for word and make it funny. In the episode where Lamont almost gets married, when he tells Lamont, "I ain't gone let this liver-lipped broad insult you" Steptoe and Son WISH they were that funny. Besides would any of us even know about Steptoe and Son if it weren't for Sanford?

Steptoe on its worse day was far superior to the US copy. That quoted line isn't even that funny, if it all.

Perhaps you should watch the British original. You would enjoy it. A timeless classic, with brilliant acting, writing, and pathos.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-19-2017, 06:42 PM   #17
gopyle
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 22, 2011
Posts: 220
Default

I liked the show all the way through. The ones without Redd Foxx are the weakest of course, but still watchable. I have the series on DVD, but when I see it is on regular TV I still stop and watch.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2017, 05:50 AM   #18
HumanGerm
Frequent Poster
Member
 
HumanGerm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 09, 2017
Location: Springfield MA
Posts: 46
Default

I'd rented steptoe and son and found it very amusing indeed. And so isn't Fred and Lamont's reprise of it on Sanford and Son.
__________________
Done bun; can't be undone
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2017, 05:50 AM   #19
HumanGerm
Frequent Poster
Member
 
HumanGerm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 09, 2017
Location: Springfield MA
Posts: 46
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by gopyle
I liked the show all the way through. The ones without Redd Foxx are the weakest of course, but still watchable. I have the series on DVD, but when I see it is on regular TV I still stop and watch.

Me too!
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2017, 04:33 PM   #20
TheLittleFairy
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 15, 2017
Posts: 42
Default

I actually like it better when it's just Fred and Lamont at the house, I cannot stand the episodes that take place away from the junkyard.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2017, 07:24 PM   #21
thebigcookie
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: May 25, 2006
Location: Memphis, TN
Posts: 1,861
Default

I liked the first season also. I actually enjoyed just Fred and Lamont. The other characters were fine but in the later seasons I thought they were used too much. I also like Melvin. I wish he had been on longer.
  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 -5. The time now is 11:38 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.