The Bob Newhart Show

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, dentist Jerry and flippant receptionist Carol. The humor was gentle, sophisticated and, at times, won (more…)

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Actor Jack Riley, best known as Elliot Carlin in The Bob Newhart Show, has passed away at the age of 80, the Associated Press reports. The cause of death was complications from pneumonia. As the cantankerous and cynical Carlin, Riley played one of p… Read more

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00:30 — Bob Newhart is Dr. Robert Hartley, a Chicago psychologist living with his schoolteacher wife Emily.
The Bob Newhart Show Trailer
01:16 — This sitcom classic stars the incomparable Bob Newhart as Dr. Robert Hartley, a Chicago psychologist who finds himself surrounded by some unusual and (more…)
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In this hilarious sitcom from the ?70s, Bob Newhart stars as Dr. Robert Hartley, a successful Chicago psychologist specializing in group therapy sessi (more…)
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Bob Newhart is back as successful Chicago psychologist Dr. Robert Hartley in the third season of this hilarious ?70s sitcom.

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Bob Has to Have His Tonsils Out, So He Spends Christmas Eve in the Hospital(Season 4, Episode 15) SUND

'Tis the day before Christmas, and Bob's sick in bed: it's the day that his tonsils come out of his head. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Mrs. Loomis: Merie Earle. Jerry: Peter Bonerz.

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Making Up Is the Thing to Do(Season 5, Episode 13) SUND

Bob is banking on Christmas dinner to help reconcile his parents---if he can only get them to show up. Suzanne Pleshette. Martha Hartley: Martha Scott. Howard: Bill Daily. Herb Hartley: Barnard Hughes. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Carol: Marcia Wallace.

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Twas the Pie Before Christmas(Season 6, Episode 12) SUND

Bob's the target of a pie-wielding hit man after word of a fee increase gets out. Emily: Suzanne Pleshette. Jerry: Peter Bonerz. Howard: Bill Daily. Carol: Marcia Wallace. Carlin: Jack Riley. Petersen: John Fiedler. Mrs. Bakerman: Florida Friebus. Saul: Be (more…)

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  • Premiered: September 16, 1972
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, de… (more)

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