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The Harvey Korman ShowThe Harvey Korman Show
ABC, 1978 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

After a long and successful run as a supporting player on CBS's The Carol Burnett Show from 1967 to 1977, Harvey Korman was offered a contract by ABC to headline his own television series. The Harvey Korman Show follows the the misadventures of Harvey A. Kavanaugh, an egotistical, self-centered out-of-work actor who operates an acting class from his home that he shares with his level-headed daughter Maggie (Christine Lahti), who works at the Friendly Community Bank.


HondoHondo
ABC, 1967 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Western
Rating: 4/5

Based on the book by Louis L'Amour and the 1953 John Wayne movie of the same title, Hondo follows the life of Hondo Lane, a cavalry scout living in the Arizona Territory during the 1870s. Hondo had been a Confederate soldier living with the Apaches under Chief Vittorio, but when his wife, the chief's daughter, was killed in a massacre, Hondo joined the Army to help prevent more massacres and the death and destruction that come along with them


The Pruitts of SouthamptonThe Pruitts of Southampton
ABC, 1966 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

The plot basically revolves around the Pruitt family living in Long Island, who live like royalty in a huge mansion. Slight problem is that they are flat broke & live off the state. Each episode involves Phyllis trying a new harebrained scheme to raise money & keep it from the IRS. As you can imagine, it all end in utter chaos.


AmerikaAmerika
ABC, 1987 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Fantasy, Mini-Series
Rating: 1/5

In Amerika, the Soviet Union takes over America without violence. The aftermath leaves some in slave-labor camps, others collaborating, and some rebelling. The TV series Amerika depicts a dystopian society where the Soviet Union rules over America. It explores the aftermath and impact of the takeover on the American people.


The RoundersThe Rounders
ABC, 1966 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Western

A modern-day comedy western series about two idle and bored, women-chasing contemporary cowboys.


Hoppity Hooper (1964)Hoppity Hooper (1964)
ABC Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Animation

Hoppity Hooper is a 1962 animated television series produced by Jay Ward, originally broadcast on ABC and co-sponsored by General Mills and Tonka Toys. The recurring characters were Hoppity Hooper, a frog, voiced by Chris Allen, "Uncle" Waldo P. Wigglesworth, a fox, voiced by Hans Conried; Fillmore, a bear wearing Civil War clothes, voiced by William Scott; and Alan Reed and the narrator, voiced by Paul Frees. and Bill Conrad Fillmore, as in the picture at right, often blew on his bugle, producing loud, sour notes. The stories revolved around the three main characters, who lived in Foggy Bogg, Wisconsin, seeking their fortune together, through different jobs or schemes, usually ending in misadventure.


HammermanHammerman
ABC, 1991 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Animation

Remember MC Hammer? The guy with the huge pants? Well, in 1990, he got his own Saturday morning show. In this show, loved and hated by many. Homeboy Stanley (aka Hammerman) lived in Oaktown and worked with helping children in a children resource center. Whenever trouble was around the corner, or just on the block. He just put on his magic dancing shoes faster than you can say "Hi", Stanley can just put on his Magic Dancin' Shoes and become the superhero Hammerman. Hammermans main archenemy was Boss Grindenheimer who sent his henchmen while he was behind bars to do his dirty work (mostly something to provoke hammerman). The show lasted for only one season (1990-1991), but its memory lives on. This shows is basically about M.C Hammer saving lives by dancing, and stomping his way to victory against villians. At the end of every episode with Human Hammer talking about the lesson learned in that episode. He would aslo explain the lesson with comprehension.


Summer ShareSummer Share
ABC Cancelled/Ended | Reality

In this new surf-sand-and-sex reality series, a group of strangers comes together to spend their summer weekends in a beach house on New York's Fire Island. Each Monday, the participants are free to return to their normal lives - but the cameras will track them to see what happens when their weekend activities follow them home.


Disney Parks Christmas Day ParadeDisney Parks Christmas Day Parade
ABC, 1983 Running | Family, Fantasy, Musical

The Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade is an American television special that airs on Christmas Day annually on ABC, airing live and taped, primarily inside the Magic Kingdom theme park at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, approximately one month prior to Christmas Day.


SableSable
ABC, 1987 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure

This short lived superhero show was about a Children's book writer named Nicholas. In the daytime, he was kind, funny, and caring. At night, he would transform into Jon Sable, a superhero/vigilante. His sidekick of sorts, was a blind man nicknamed Cheesecake, who pretended he was a stand up comedian