Abbott and Costello

  • 1951
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

The team's antics drive this sitcom featuring classic skits and slapstick. Critics weren't wowed by the show's 52 episodes, but audiences were, and the series has thrived in syndication for more than 50 years. In the late '60s, an animated version of the series featuring Bud's voice (Lou had died in 1959) was produced.

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Hungry Season 1, Episode 14 Free

Bud and Lou visit a couple of restaurants in search of a satisfying meal and encounter trouble with Mr. Bacciagalupe’s meatballs, twin waitresses and a very fresh oyster.

Peace and Quiet Season 1, Episode 13 Free

Lou is suffering from a terrible bout of insomnia, so Bud takes him to see a psychiatrist, who prescribes “Dr. Drowsy’s Sleep-Inducing Record.” When that doesn’t work, Bud checks Lou into a sanitarium for a good night’s rest.

The Haunted House Season 1, Episode 12 Free

Bud and Lou accompany Hillary to the haunted castle of her deceased uncle, Montague Brooke. According to his will, if she can spend the entire night there, she’ll inherit the estate and all its treasures.

The Charity Bazaar Season 1, Episode 10 Free

The boys help out selling tickets for Hillary’s charity bazaar. Lou blows all his money at the kissing booth, and Bud tries raising some funds with the old shell game.

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The Abbott And Costello Show: Beauty Contest Story Trailer
01:32 — Mr. Fields asks Bud and Lou to judge the "Miss Mud Turtle" beauty pageant for his lodge - and expects the boys to pick his niece as the winner. But th (more…)
The Abbott And Costello Show: Getting A Job Trailer
02:00 — Bud finds work loafing in a bakery and insists that Lou also get a job. Lou runs into problems delivering a box of hats to the Susquehanna Hat Company (more…)
The Abbott And Costello Show: The Tax Return Trailer
02:00 — The IRS accidentally sends Lou a refund for $1 million. After he cashes the check at the bank, he is followed home by a pair of crooks. Meanwhile, Mr. (more…)
The Abbott And Costello Show: 1000 Dollar TV Prize Trailer
01:59 — While trying to repair Mr. Fields' television set, Lou answers a phone call from the "Money to Burn" quiz show and provides the correct response to th (more…)

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  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: The team's antics drive this sitcom featuring classic skits and slapstick. Critics weren't wowed by the show's 52 episodes, but audiences were, and the series has thrived in syndication for more than 50 years. In the late '60s, an animated version of the s… (more)

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