Mama's Family

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Domestic shenanigans entangle a kooky Midwestern family and its sharp-tongued matriarch. Based on a series of sketches that ran on `The Carol Burnett Show.'

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Mama's Silver Season 1, Episode 13 May 7, 1983 Paid

Mama lets Vint know she doesn't approve of him associating with the town's troublemaker, Claude Cainmaker. When Claude winds up in jail, Vint feels compelled to bail him out. After Ellen refuses to help, Vint decides to hock Mama's silver. When she finds out, she banishes him from the home. Eventually, both come to realize they've acted foolishly.

Positive Thinking Season 1, Episode 12 Apr 30, 1983 Paid

After borrowing Buzz's tape on positive thinking, Eunice becomes a changed woman. She goes out of her way to get along with everyone, and also secures a part in a play. But when the director cuts out all of her lines, Eunice abruptly reverts back to her old self.

Alien Marriage Season 1, Episode 11 Apr 2, 1983 Paid

Claude tries to strike a deal with Mr. Costa, a Portuguese man, whereby Vint would marry his niece so that she can obtain legal status in the U.S. Vint resists this plan, until he is offered $1,600 in cash to complete the deal. Mama is infuriated when she finds out, and finally convinces all involved to call it off.

Mama's Boyfriend Season 1, Episode 9 Mar 19, 1983 Paid

An old flame is rekindled when Mama goes on a date with Woody Miller. And when Mama and Woody leave for a weekend trip to a lakeside cabin, Aunt Fran is left to run the household to the chagrin of the rest of the family... But Mama and Woody soon realize that the same differences which kept them apart years ago still exist.

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Many Unhappy Returns Trailer
01:44 — Vint's boss asks him to hold a diamond bracelet for his wife. Mama finds it, confused thinking that it is hers.
Psychic Pheno-Mama Trailer
01:58 — A psychic give the Harper's all of their readings.
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01:45 — Naomi decides to attend school to be a flight attendant.
Season 5: Mama's Family: Season 5 Trailer
01:55 — The Harper family refutes the old expression "there's no such thing as bad publicity."

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  • Premiered: September 27, 1986
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Domestic shenanigans entangle a kooky Midwestern family and its sharp-tongued matriarch. Based on a series of sketches that ran on `The Carol Burnett Show.' (more)

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