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

Happy Days Online / Happy Days links and theme songs at Sitcoms Online / Happy Days Photo Gallery


Happy Days - The Complete First Season

Buy Happy Days - The Complete First Season on DVD
Happy Days - The Second Season

Buy Happy Days - The Second Season on DVD
Happy Days - The Third Season

Buy Happy Days - The Third Season on DVD
Happy Days - The Fourth Season

Buy Happy Days - The Fourth Season on DVD
Happy Days - The Fifth Season

Buy Happy Days - The Fifth Season on DVD
Happy Days - The Sixth Season

Buy Happy Days - The Sixth Season on DVD

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 1970s Sitcoms > Happy Days
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

2017 Thanksgiving TV Marathons on TV This Holiday Weekend
Fox Midseason 2018 Schedule Has New Comedy; Remembering David Cassidy
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


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 02-24-2011, 07:05 PM   #1
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default Season 8 episiodes

Why did this season start in November and not September?

I've watched a few already...

Howard sure has lost weight in this one and kinda like the mini sideburns he has.

No Tell Motel-- I liked it and somethings I thought were funny. I don't understand why Joanie told M/H about the motel and gave her phone back since Fonzie said he wouldn't say anything.

Live & Learn-- I thought it was okay just glad that Fonzie shaved off that beard. But I liked the lesson Howard gave Fonzie. We do hear about Mother Kelp but kinda wished we had seen her.

Dreams Can Come True-- Parts of it I liked but I don't get why those two women didn't win, I thought maybe their stories would have won the money. Any ideas? Even though I thought the way they said it wasn't heartfelt.

Hello, Roger-- It was okay but what is with the non introductions... First Fonzie doesn't see the wheelchair bound job applicant, just assumes and now he has a tussle with Roger and doesn't even know his name. Marion told him that her nephew was coming, couldn't he have just asked Roger if he was Marion's nephew?
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-24-2011, 07:39 PM   #2
TVFactFan
Forum Legend
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 17, 2002
Posts: 89,320
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Waterston_Fan
Why did this season start in November and not September?

I've watched a few already...

Howard sure has lost weight in this one and kinda like the mini sideburns he has.

No Tell Motel-- I liked it and somethings I thought were funny. I don't understand why Joanie told M/H about the motel and gave her phone back since Fonzie said he wouldn't say anything.

Live & Learn-- I thought it was okay just glad that Fonzie shaved off that beard. But I liked the lesson Howard gave Fonzie. We do hear about Mother Kelp but kinda wished we had seen her.

Dreams Can Come True-- Parts of it I liked but I don't get why those two women didn't win, I thought maybe their stories would have won the money. Any ideas? Even though I thought the way they said it wasn't heartfelt.

Hello, Roger-- It was okay but what is with the non introductions... First Fonzie doesn't see the wheelchair bound job applicant, just assumes and now he has a tussle with Roger and doesn't even know his name. Marion told him that her nephew was coming, couldn't he have just asked Roger if he was Marion's nephew?


There was a writer's strike before that season that delayed the start for all tv shows during the 1980-81 season until november.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2011, 01:10 AM   #3
dave insinga
Forum Regular
Member
 
Join Date: May 19, 2005
Posts: 585
Default

in the big picture season 8 wasn't too bad the worst season i think was season 10 those episodes didn't resemble the old show much. it seemed like a fonzie loves ashley spinoff at sometimes, at least season 8 was still like happy days
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2011, 09:43 AM   #4
biffbronson
Senior Member
Member
 
biffbronson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 22, 2009
Location: In my dreams, back at age 15 in Erin Moran's bedroom in 1980, making passionate love...
Posts: 3,065
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Waterston_Fan
Howard sure has lost weight in this one and kinda like the mini sideburns he has.

Tom Bosley had some major sideburns going on circa the very early 1970s, before Happy Days began and he had to get a haircut (to have the proper look for the show's era). I'm sure he was glad to go longer again later on, as you've noticed -- he very likely preferred that look.
__________________
In memory of lovely Erin Moran 1960-2017 ~ Missing you

"For you are beautiful ~ And I have loved you dearly ~ More dearly than the spoken word can tell..."

"What's the word?" (Paul Martin) ~~ "I don't want money for nothing." (Timmy Martin) -- Lassie ROCKS! WORD UP

"It's just a dugout that my dad built... In case the reds decide to push the button down..."
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2011, 12:17 AM   #5
tmac81s
Frequent Poster
Member
 
tmac81s's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 06, 2011
Location: Kalispell, MT, USA
Posts: 181
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Waterston_Fan
Dreams Can Come True-- Parts of it I liked but I don't get why those two women didn't win, I thought maybe their stories would have won the money. Any ideas? Even though I thought the way they said it wasn't heartfelt.



Marion won because she put some heartfelt drama into how she told her story, this won the audience over.
__________________
"Aaaaayyy"~~The Fonz, "Happy Days"

"I've Heard it Both Ways"~~Shawn Spencer, "Psych"

"Victory Shal Be Mine!"~~Stewie Griffin, "Family Guy"
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2011, 06:13 PM   #6
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default

The episodes the last two days I haven't posted about...

Joanie gets wheels-- Kinda liked this one but loved the ending with J/H/F.

And the winner is... Fonzie was so funny but I thought it was okay.

Sixth Sense... Didn't care for this episode even though I'm sure we have had feelings about people that may have been right or wrong. What's with Howard going to the bathroom to wash his face when everyone is singing Happy Birthday? Just didn't think that part was funny

If you knew Rosa-- 'Bout damn time his guilt feelings go away.

It hurts when I smile-- It was good and funny too

Welcome to my nightmare-- LOVED IT!! Not sure I'd want my husband taking phone messages down for Fonzie. LOL

Broadway it's not-- Kinda hated this one... If I was Howard, I would have thrown him out. I did noticed in some scenes that TB had a wedding ring.

Bride and Gloom-- Didn't care for it but I liked Cathy's acting. Liked the pep talk she and Fonzie had with Mr. C.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2011, 10:09 PM   #7
MikeL
Senior Member
Mike Lutton Dvd Legond!
 
MikeL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 05, 2005
Location: usa pennsyvania
Posts: 5,318
Default

i like the season 8 episodes so far miss richie n ralph though potsie schould of been on more.
__________________
Tv And DVD Addict got over a hundred dvds in my collection more then anyone in the neighborhood.
also huge Animal lover family man
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 02:54 PM   #8
Heidi Dawn
Forum Regular
Muppets
 
Heidi Dawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 01, 2003
Location: Canada
Posts: 858
Default

I didn't mind the episodes after Ron & Don left. I wished Anson was on more of them though.
__________________
TV Show DVD sets I own:
Complete Series Box Sets: MASH, Three's Company, Gilligan's Island, The Dukes Of Hazzard, The Golden Girls, The Monkees, The Brady Bunch, Full House, I Dream Of Jeannie, Bewitched, Taxi, Gimme A Break, Dallas, Charlie's Angels, Joanie Loves Chachi, Laverne & Shirley, Mork & Mindy, The Cosby Show, The Facts of Life.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 02:58 PM   #9
MikeL
Senior Member
Mike Lutton Dvd Legond!
 
MikeL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 05, 2005
Location: usa pennsyvania
Posts: 5,318
Default

i think potsie schould of been with joanie then chachi imagine how that would of been
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 02:53 AM   #10
tmac81s
Frequent Poster
Member
 
tmac81s's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 06, 2011
Location: Kalispell, MT, USA
Posts: 181
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MikeL
i think potsie schould of been with joanie then chachi imagine how that would of been

Joanie had that crush on Potsie in an earlier season, I think after that it would have been kinda awkward if they got together. Plus, since Joanie was still in high school and Potsie in college, it would have raised a few eyebrows back then.

It WOULD have given Potsie something more to do on the show, though.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 07:02 PM   #11
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default

I know I haven't been posting the rest of the episodes so here they are.

Hello, Mrs. Arcola: I thought it was okay but I kidna don't blame Chachi for wantitng to show Joanie his home but thought maybe his mom could have met her at Arnold's. I bet they practiced Howard's tackling cause I'm not sure tackling a guy with a bad back can fix it.

Fonzie gets shot: Lame.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 07:03 PM   #12
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default

Potsie on his own: I thought it was cool how Potsie was worried about what Fonzie would think but I wonder how he suddenly kept the apartment.

Tall Story: I thought it was good.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 07:10 PM   #13
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default

Scholarship: I also thought this one was good.

R.C & L.B. Forever: I thought maybe they should have had them get married off screen or something like that.. I mean seriously, they said only wives can go to Greenland.. HELLOOOO Anybody home? Took the Capitan to make them realize that.

Howard's Bowling Buddy: I liked this episode. I know that in real life, Patricia played his bowling buddy and Tom and her were married in real life. Man, those two just looked cute together..
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 07:13 PM   #14
Waterston_Fan
Senior Member
Member
 
Waterston_Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,168
Default

Mother & Child Reunion: Kinda liked this one but so many clues that might lead you to believe that the waitress was Fonzie's mother. I don't think Fonzie would have left the picture with her but not sure they wanted us to know for sure.

American Musical: I thought this was okay but not sure I like the idea of Chachi at the Cunninghams doing homework when he could do it at home. Or he could have done it at Fonzie's. I assume they were asleep? I would have thought the Cunninghams could have heard them.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2011, 12:22 AM   #15
MikeL
Senior Member
Mike Lutton Dvd Legond!
 
MikeL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 05, 2005
Location: usa pennsyvania
Posts: 5,318
Default

i always wanted fonzie to finally meet his mother that would of been special
  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 07:04 PM.


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.