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


Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > Spin-offs and One-Year Wonders

Notices

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

Fri-Yay: Disney+ Launches; NBC Orders 8th Season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Antenna TV's Classic Christmas Collection and Christmas Through the Years; TBS Orders a Fifth Season of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
2019 A Very Merry MeTV Lineup; Ricky Gervais Returns to Host Golden Globe Awards
CBS Midseason 2020 Plans Include FBI Spin-off; E! Brings Back The Soup
NBC Midseason 2020 Schedule; The CW Announces Midseason 2020 Lineup
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of November 11, 2019)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Fresh Off the Boat Coming to an End; Weeds Sequel in the Works


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

My Three Sons - The Fourth Season - Volume One Modern Family - The Complete Tenth Season Life with Lucy - The Complete Series Step by Step - The Complete Fifth Season The Big Bang Theory - The Twelfth and Final Season

09/03 - Bob's Burgers - The Complete 9th Season
09/03 - Fresh Off the Boat - The Complete Fifth Season
09/03 - The Goldbergs - The Complete Sixth Season
09/03 - Single Parents - The Complete Season One
09/03 - Young Sheldon - The Complete Second Season
09/04 - What We Do in the Shadows - The Complete First Season
09/10 - American Dad! - Volume 14
09/10 - The Jetsons - The Complete Original Series (Blu-ray) (WBShop.com)
09/11 - My Three Sons - The Fourth Season - Volume One
09/11 - My Three Sons - The Fourth Season - Volume Two
09/17 - Friends - The Complete Series (25th Anniversary)
09/17 - Modern Family - The Complete Tenth Season
09/19 - Angel from Hell - The DVD Edition
09/19 - The Guest Book - Season 1
10/08 - Leave it to Beaver - The Complete Series
10/08 - Life with Lucy - The Complete Series
10/15 - Mom - The Complete Sixth Season
10/16 - Our Miss Brooks - Season 1 - Volume 1
10/16 - Our Miss Brooks - Season 1 - Volume 2
11/05 - The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang - The Complete Animated Series
11/05 - Laverne & Shirley in the Army (Animated Series) - The DVD Edition
11/05 - Letterkenny - Seasons 1 & 2
11/05 - Step by Step - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
11/12 - The Big Bang Theory - The Twelfth and Final Season (Blu-ray)
11/12 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Series (Blu-ray Limited Edition)
11/19 - The King of Queens - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
11/19 - The Kominsky Method - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


View Poll Results: What is your favorite spin-off?
Good Times 16 21.33%
Laverne and Shirley 23 30.67%
The Jeffersons 22 29.33%
Maude 12 16.00%
Other 26 34.67%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 75. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-22-2003, 10:37 PM   #16
vashti1999
NY METS - #1
Forum Veteran
 
vashti1999's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 14, 2003
Location: The world's greatest city - New York City
Posts: 11,356
Default

Good Times
vashti1999 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2003, 12:45 AM   #17
jarri
Happily divorced
Forum Regular
 
jarri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 20, 2003
Location: New Castle County, DE
Posts: 254
Send a message via AIM to jarri Send a message via Yahoo to jarri
Default

I didnt realize that Good TImes was a spin-off of any show. WHat did it spin-off from?
__________________
Lady J

I Love the 80s!
jarri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2003, 12:47 AM   #18
jarri
Happily divorced
Forum Regular
 
jarri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 20, 2003
Location: New Castle County, DE
Posts: 254
Send a message via AIM to jarri Send a message via Yahoo to jarri
Default

By the way, Family Matters was not a spin-off!
jarri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2003, 03:09 PM   #19
GeorgeJefferson
Pop Culture GOP
Forum Regular
 
GeorgeJefferson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 20, 2003
Location: FRESNO
Posts: 366
Default

Actually, Family Matters is a spin-off from "Perfect Strangers" because Harriette first appeared as a witty elevator operator on that show. But, in that same sense, "The Andy Griffith Show" is a spinoff from "The Danny Thomas Show" since there is an episode where Danny gets arrested in Mayberry that aired prior to the premiere of the first season.
__________________
Make my day.

TV Shows on DVD
GeorgeJefferson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2003, 06:07 PM   #20
jarri
Happily divorced
Forum Regular
 
jarri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 20, 2003
Location: New Castle County, DE
Posts: 254
Send a message via AIM to jarri Send a message via Yahoo to jarri
Default

Well since, that is the case...are we talking character spin-off?
jarri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2003, 03:41 PM   #21
GeorgeJefferson
Pop Culture GOP
Forum Regular
 
GeorgeJefferson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 20, 2003
Location: FRESNO
Posts: 366
Default

Aren't most spinoffs a result of "character spinoff"? Laverne & Shirley spun off from Happy Days as a result of the girls appearing on a few episodes. The same thing happened with Mork as well. You would consider those series to be spinoffs, wouldn't you? Even if they're not characters who were originally cast members of the show, they still spun off from their single appearances.
GeorgeJefferson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2003, 05:26 PM   #22
jarri
Happily divorced
Forum Regular
 
jarri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 20, 2003
Location: New Castle County, DE
Posts: 254
Send a message via AIM to jarri Send a message via Yahoo to jarri
Default

You come to think of it, you're absolutely right. When I think of spin-offs, I often think of main characters. For instance Flo fromAlice ! Sure, I agree with you now.
jarri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2003, 12:48 AM   #23
GeeBee
Member
Senior Member
 
GeeBee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 22, 2003
Posts: 1,578
Default

Quote:
Originally posted by jarri
I didnt realize that Good TImes was a spin-off of any show. WHat did it spin-off from?

Good Times was a spin-off from Maude.
GeeBee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2003, 02:05 PM   #24
jarri
Happily divorced
Forum Regular
 
jarri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 20, 2003
Location: New Castle County, DE
Posts: 254
Send a message via AIM to jarri Send a message via Yahoo to jarri
Default

Oh, I never watched Maude...
jarri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2003, 08:36 PM   #25
GeeBee
Member
Senior Member
 
GeeBee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 22, 2003
Posts: 1,578
Default

Quote:
Originally posted by jarri
Oh, I never watched Maude...
Yeah, Florida Evans worked as a maid on Maude and then they decided to make a spin-off show about Florida and her family.
GeeBee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-01-2003, 12:32 PM   #26
munn2334
Banned
Banned!!
Frequent Poster
 
munn2334's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 07, 2003
Location: Snellville, GA
Posts: 39
Default

My favorite spin-offs are Threes A Crowd, Living Dolls, Just The Ten of Us, Joanie Loves Chachi, Gloria, Flo, Day By Day & Sanford.
munn2334 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2003, 11:24 PM   #27
EricIdlefan
November to Remember
Forum Legend
 
EricIdlefan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 12, 2003
Location: Seymour, TN
Posts: 55,125
Default

Fraiser, Rhonda, Angel
__________________
Ready for November!
EricIdlefan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2003, 08:38 PM   #28
barwars
..
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: May 04, 2002
Posts: 13,222
Default

Frasier without a doubt.
barwars is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2003, 10:06 PM   #29
donaldshelton
Member
Frequent Poster
 
Join Date: Jun 07, 2003
Location: Tacoma WA
Posts: 51
Send a message via AIM to donaldshelton
Default

Mine HAS to be Perfect Strangers. Loved the physical comedy, but also the moral at the end of each episode.

Go Balki and Larry!!

Don
__________________
Remember: Jesus loves you!!

donaldshelton is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2003, 01:00 AM   #30
Mr. Television
16 Years at Sitcoms Online
Forum Legend
 
Mr. Television's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 06, 2003
Location: Were you're not
Posts: 61,224
Default

The Jeffersons
__________________
Sonny
Mr. Television is offline   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

BB 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 04:21 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 vBulletin Solutions Inc. (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 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.