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Legendary TV producer Norman Lear (All in the Family) developed this soap-opera spoof starring Louise Lasser as a pigtailed, gingham-frocked housewife beset by a bewildering array of crises. The three-disc set features the first 25 episodes of the groundbreaking series hailed by critics as "hilarious" (TV Guide), "mind-blowing" (NewsWeek) and "television's zaniest show!" (Reader's Digest).

Mass murders, kidnappings and a flasher may be troubling the residents of Fernwood, Ohio. But housewife Mary Hartman (Lasser) has a much more serious problem: Waxy yellow buildup on her kitchen floor. And while her husband Tom (Greg Mullavy) struggles in the bedroom and her best friend, country singer Loretta Haggers (Mary Kay Place), struggles to make it big in Nashville, Mary teeters closer to the edge, desperate to save her marriage, keep her family together and give her kitchen floor a proper shine!


Studio Sony
SKU 203977330
UPC 043396114005
UPC 14 00043396114005
Format DVD
Release Date 6/1/2010
Aspect Ratio
Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]
Name Lasser,Louise
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Cast & Crew
Bobby Knight - Original Music By
Brad Buckner - Producer
Dabney Coleman - Actor
Dody Goodman - Actor
Doris Roberts - Actor
Earle H. Hagen - Original Music By
Ed Begley, Jr. - Actor
Greg Mullavy - Actor
Jerry Adelman, et. al. - Writer
Joan Darling, et. al. - Director
Louise Lasser - Actor
Martin Mull - Actor
Mary Kay Place - Actor
Norman Lear - Executive Producer
Vince Humphrey - Editor
Winner (1977) Emmy, Mary Kay Place, Outstanding Continuing Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Nominee (1976) Emmy, Louise Lasser, Special Classification of Outstanding Program and Individual Achievement,Emmy, Norman Lear, Viva Knight, Special Classification of Outstanding Program and Individual Achievement
Winner (1976) Emmy, Ann Marcus, et. al., Special Classification of Outstanding Program and Individual Achievement
ReviewSource Montreal Mirror
Review Set in Fernwood, Ohio, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman--which premiered in '76, featured Louise Lasser in the lead role as a seriously neurotic housewife who constantly appears on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Surrounded by a philandering husband, bratty daughter, slutty sister, flasher grandfather and dumb-as-wood mother, among many others, the show--which was developed by TV legend Norman Lear--operated as a skewering of the soap opera genre and a commentary on American mores at once (it was a precursor to Soap, which was more obvious in its satire)...[Mary Kay] Place knew from the beginning that the show was off the beaten path ("Oh, I felt that this was very different," she says). And the critics and public were quick to catch on, making the show a Twin Peaks of its day. The Village Voice dubbed it "the most disconcertingly funny show ever on TV."
Reviewer Matthew Hays
ReviewRating 9
DVD, Aspect Ratio 1.33:1, Mono Audio, English, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Lasser,Louise
Label Columbia/tri-Star
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD
NewsWeek ...mind-blowing...
Reader's Digest ...television's zaniest show!
TV Guide ...hilarious...
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