Tales of the City

  • 1994
  • TV Show
  • None

Gender bends effortlessly in this six-hour miniseries set in San Francisco and based on Armistead Maupin's bestseller (which initially appeared as a newspaper serial). PBS stations had the option of airing an edited version of the racy Peabody winner, which takes place in the (pre-AIDS) mid-1970s and follows a pot-growing landlady and her interesting te (more…)

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Episode 6 Season 0, Episode 6 Dec 15, 2014 Paid

Anna throws a Christmas party for her Barbary Lane family, and Mona invites D’orothea’s parents to dinner. Mary Ann uncovers the truth about Norman, and Edgar says goodbye to Anna and DeDe.

Episode 5 Season 0, Episode 5 Dec 15, 2014 Paid

DeDe broaches the idea of having a baby with Beauchamp. Brian and Mouse hang out together, while Jon defends Mouse to his friends and later gets a surprise at the bathhouse. Mary Ann celebrates Norman’s birthday with him, and Anna reveals her secret to Edgar.

Episode 4 Season 0, Episode 4 Dec 15, 2014 Paid

After a tragedy at the suicide hotline, Mary Ann turns to Brian for comfort and a joint. DeDe receives news that threatens her reconciliation with Beauchamp, while Mona’s reunion with D’orothea takes off. Edgar romances Anna, and Mouse’s parents come to visit.

Episode 3 Season 0, Episode 3 Dec 15, 2014 Paid

Mary Ann volunteers at a suicide hotline and meets her odd upstairs neighbor, Norman. DeDe confronts Mary Ann and then checks in to a fat farm. Mouse enters the Mr. Endup contest but jeopardizes his chances with Jon. Edgar confesses his troubles to Anna, and Mona gets a call from D’orothea.

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01:49 — Mary Ann Singleton calls her mother in Cleveland to say she's decided to stay in San Francisco. Mary Ann's old school friend Connie Bradshaw introduce (more…)

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1994
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Gender bends effortlessly in this six-hour miniseries set in San Francisco and based on Armistead Maupin's bestseller (which initially appeared as a newspaper serial). PBS stations had the option of airing an edited version of the racy Peabody winner, whic… (more)

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