In engaging anecdotes, Carol discusses her remarkable friendships with stars such at Jimmy Stewart, Lucille Ball, Cary Grant, and Julie Andrews; her television show that won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable eleven-year run; and the sorrows that she overcame with her irresistible humor.
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"Comedy legend Carol Burnett tells the hilarious behind-the-scenes story of her iconic weekly variety series, The Carol Burnett Show. Who but Carol Burnett herself has the timing, talent, and wit to pull back the curtain on the Emmy-Award winning show that made television history for eleven glorious seasons? In Such Good Company delves into little-known stories of the guests, sketches and antics that made the show legendary, as well as some favorite...
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In this beautiful and poignant tribute to her late daughter, award-winning actress and "New York Times" bestselling author Carol Burnett presents a funny and moving memoir about mothering an extraordinary young woman through the struggles and triumphs of her life.
4) Yes please
The actress best known for her work on "Parks and Recreation" and "Saturday Night Live" reveals personal stories and offers her humorous take on such topics as love, friendship, parenthood, and her relationship with Tina Fey.
In a secret world hidden beneath the floorboards, little people called Borrowers live quietly among us. But when tenacious and tiny Arrietty is discovered by Shawn, a human boy, their secret and forbidden friendship blossoms into an extraordinary adventure.
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|2013.||Large print edition.||Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning||395 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.||English|| |
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Six-time Emmy Award-winning funnyman Tim Conway, best known for his characters on The Carol Burnett Show, offers a straight-shooting and hilarious memoir about his life on stage and off as an actor and comedian.
The story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks.
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Sportscaster and sports historian Jim Gray "gives the reader a coveted all-access pass as he reviews the best interviews, the best athletes, and the best games in modern sports history. It's like a personal introduction to the characters and careers of these heroes and villains we've known since childhood. He examines how money, celebrity, the media, and power interact, and how sports ... has led to ... transformations in American society"--Publisher...
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Enjoy Carol Burnett at the outset of her brilliant career with these rare performances that have not been seen since their original airings. Four timeless Christmas spectaculars including the comic genius of Bob Newhart and Jonathan Winters plus, Julie Andrews singing her classic, My Favorite Things.
The Carol Burnett Show ran for 11 straight years. It was the ultimate variety show with music, acting, larger-than-life guest stars, and of course, comedy. This collection includes select episodes from the show that originally aired on television between 1974 and 1976.
One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. Good thing since as it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home. Unfortunately for Horton, this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors. They refuse to believe that anything could survive on...
13) Post grad
Ryden Malby has a master plan. Graduate college, get a great job, hang out with her best friend and find the perfect guy. But her plan spins out of control when she's forced to move back home with her eccentric family. By the time she lands her dream job, Ryden realizes it's meaningless without the man of her dreams, and the people she loves.
Hilarious moments from the Carol Burnett Show.
"No topic is too shocking or shameful in this bold, hilarious documentary of influential women in stand up comedy. [They] tell it like it is and deliver the classic and sarcastic lines that make them the stars they are. Plus, timeless footage of ageless comediennes... who paved the way to the stage for women make this an uproarious stand up pick you don't want to miss!"--Container.
The Carol Burnett Show ran for 11 straight years. It was the ultimate variety show with music, acting, larger-than-life guest stars, and of course, comedy.
17) The four seasons
In Alan Alda's directorial debut, three very close-knit upper middle-class couples take a vacation together, which turns out to be a bittersweet exploration of not only their friendship, but divorce and its consequences.
18) A wedding
Dino's wedding to Muffin begins well enough, until one disaster begets another. Add one beleaguered priest, a not-so-blushing bridesmaid, an obsessed wedding planner, a drunk doctor and a relative who opts to pass on before the ceremony and suddenly you've got yourself A Wedding.
16 uncut episodes of the Carol Burnett Show as they originally aired on television from 1967-1971 plus over 5 hours of bonus features including never-before -seen outtakes, 2 featurettes: Fabulous Firsts and On the Spot: Carol's Q&A, and interviews with Julie Andrews, Carol Channing, Burt Reynolds, Don Rickles, Carol Burnett and others.
Nearly 100 stars from television's formative years bring their stories to PBS in a revealing documentary series, PIONEERS OF TELEVISION. Featuring sitcoms, late-night, variety and game shows -- the film melds compelling new HD interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on television's first celebrities, with fascinating stories, never-before-seen images and timeless clips that still entertain decades later.