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The Beauty Contest [The Andy Griffith Show]

The Beauty Contest [The Andy Griffith Show]
Synopsis In The Beauty Contest, Andy is picked to be the judge of the beauty contest at the upcoming Founder’s Day celebration, the townsfolk drive him crazy by parading their sweethearts, daughters, and nieces in front of him to try to influence his vote. Review of The Beauty...
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Christmas Story [The Andy Griffith Show]

Sam Muggins brought into the jail by town skinflint Ben Weaver - on Christmas - the Christmas Story episode of The Andy Griffith Show
Christmas Story – The Andy Griffith Show season 1, Original airdate: December 19, 1960 Synopsis In Christmas Story, Andy and Barney give a Christmas party in the jail for a prisoner and his family, and in doing so melt the heart of the town scrooge.
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The Andy Griffith Show episode guide

The Andy Griffith Show episode guide season 1
The Andy Griffith Show episode guide – seasons 1 through 5 The Andy Griffith Show is one of the classic television series.  It deals with the live of a small town Sheriff, Andy Taylor, played by Andy Griffith.  Sheriff Andy’s a likeable, laid-back fellow, who’s typically correct with his...
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Jingle Bells [movie]

Jingle Bells, with the voice talents of Don Knotts, Jason Alexander, Shelly Long
Editorial Review of Jingle Bells starring Jason Alexander, Don Knotts, Shelly Long courtesy of Amazon.com  Sacrificial giving–reminiscent of O. Henry’s timeless “Gift of the Magi”–is the theme of this lighthearted Christmas gem ideally suited to young audiences. Jason Alexander (of Seinfeld fame) lends his ever-mirthful voice as Santa’s Elf, who narrates...
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Wake Me When It’s Over

Wake Me When It's Over (1960) starring Dick Shawn, Ernie Kovacs, Jack Warden, Margo Moore, directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Wake Me When It’s Over (1960) starring Dick Shawn, Ernie Kovacs, Jack Warden, Margo Moore, directed by Mervyn LeRoy Synopsis of Wake Me When It’s Over  Wake Me When It’s Over – World War II vet Gus Brubaker, redrafted through a clerical error, arrives on a dead-end Japanese island...
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The Love God?

The Love God? starring Don Knotts
The Love God? (1969) starring Don Knotts, Anne Francis, James Gregory Synopsis of The Love God  A quiet bird watching magazine is about to go bankrupt.  Rescue comes unexpectedly in the form of … a pornographer! His new “partner” needs the magazine’s printing permit, and makes the bird...
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Gus

Gus, starring Don Knotts and Tim Conway
Editorial review of Gus starring Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Ed Asner, Tom Bosley courtesy of Amazon.com  When Andy, brother of a Yugoslavian soccer hero, brings Gus, a field goal-kicking mule, to the United States as halftime entertainment for a losing Atoms football team, laughs and lasting fame follow. Gus’s intelligent,...
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Air Buddies

Air Buddies
Editorial review of Air Buddies courtesy of Amazon.com  The canine star of Air Bud and its host of sequels is on the screen again, but this time Buddy, his girlfriend Molly, and their human owners Noah and Henry have their hands and paws full with a litter of five...
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Barney Fife and Other Characters I Have Known

Barney Fife and Other Characters I Have Known - book cover
Editorial review of Barney Fife and other characters I have known by Don Knotts –courtesy of Amazon.com Fish. Chicken. Deputy. Icon. TV’s beloved Don Knotts gives his millions of fans the book they’ve been waiting for. Don Knotts recounts with warmth and humor the events that shaped his life and a career...
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