Season 5, Episode 7 The New Improved Mel

First Aired: December 7, 1980

The sparsely attended funeral of a buddy persuades Mel to become Mr. Nice Guy and ensure a decent turnout at his own burial. Danny: Shavar Ross. Alice: Linda Lavin. Doctor: Maurice Hill. Belle: Diane Ladd. Vera: Beth Howland.

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  • Premiered: August 31, 1976
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  • Premise: The durable sitcom about a single mom who slings hash at Mel's Diner is based on the 1974 movie `Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore' and ran for nine seasons. The spinoff series `Flo,' with Polly Holliday, ran from 1980-81. (more)

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