Sitcoms Through The Ages

Printer Friendly Display

Sitcoms are the refreshing, feel good haven of TV, and we've got a great list for you, from the gold years to the modern era. Enjoy!


Norman Lear, Carroll O'Connor, Rob Reiner, Jean Stapleton, Sally Struthers
Description: A conservative bigot clashes with family and neighbors with comedic results.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachel McFarlane, Dee Bradley Baker
Description: This animated series features CIA operative Stan Smith, his outrageous family, and Roger, the alcoholic extraterrestrial who lives with them.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Aisha Tyler, Chris Parnell, H. Jon Benjamin, Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Description: Suave secret agent Sterling Archer is the world's most dangerous spy, but political intrigue and global crises are nothing compared to the sexual tension and human resources crises at the intelligence agency where he works. Archer must deal with his over-bearing, over-sexed mother-who is also his boss-and his femme fatale ex-girlfriend who seems to be sleeping with everyone except him. Embezzlement, mind control, hangovers, and demented double crossings are all in a day's work for Archer!
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Anthony Russo, Alia Shawkat, David Cross, Jason Bateman, Jeffrey Tambor
Description: Contains 6 episodes from the first season of Arrested Development.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Gregory Sierra, Max Gail, Jack Soo
Description: Join Fish, Wojo, and the whole crew down at New York's 12th Precinct for one of the funniest cop shows ever. Includes all 13 episodes from the first season on a 2-disc set.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Tom Hanks, Peter Scolari, Wendie Jo Sperber, Donna Dixon, Telma Hopkins
Description: Best friends Kip and Henry work at an advertising agency with their friend Amy. After their apartment is condemned, they stay at Amy's place, a hotel for women, and discover how cheap the rent is. So they disguise themselves as "Buffy" and "Hildegarde" in order to live there.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson, Comedy Central Films, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Description: Follow the adventures of two best friends working the big city. No matter how bad it gets, and despite their glaring dissimilarities, these "broads" are always down with whatever hits them--sort of.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Dave Chappelle, Neal Brennan, Rusty Cundieff, Michele Armour, Steve Raizes
Description: All 12 uncensored and unblurred episodes with commentary on 5 from creators David Chappelle and Neal Brennan.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Rod Burton, Tim Berry, James Burrows, Ted Danson, Shelley Long
Description: Set contains all 22 complete uncut episodes of the show's premier season.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Gillian Jacobs, Joel McHale, Ken Jeong, Chevy Chase, Sony Pictures Television
Description: A smooth-tongued attorney must deal with an extremely eclectic staff and student body when he is forced to attend a local community college after his education is deemed invalid by the bar.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Philipps, Dan Byrd, Josh Hopkins
Description: After spending the last seventeen years as a wife and mother, recently divorced Jules has reluctantly waded back into the dating pool and quickly finds herself in over her head. Now forty-something, Jules is on the hunt for love in a world filled with guys not much older than her teenage son.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Brian Keith, Sebastian Cabot, Anissa Jones, Johnny Whitaker, Kathy Garver
Description: Bachelor Bill Davis, a highly-paid engineering consultant, lives in a posh Manhattan apartment with his proper English manservant, Mr. Giles French. Davis' carefree existence is turned upside down when his brother and sister-in-law die suddenly in a tragic plane accident, leaving their three children orphaned. Davis becomes an instant father figure to six-year-old twins, Buffy and Jody, and their big sister, Cissy.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Seth MacFarlane, Michael Dante DiMartino, David Zuckerman, Gary Janetti, Alex Borstein
Description: The Griffin household includes two teenagers, a cynical dog who is smarter than everyone else, and a mutant baby who makes numerous attempts to eradicate his parents and siblings. Heading up this eclectic household is Peter Griffin. Peter does his best to do what's right for the family, but along the way, he makes mistakes that are the stuff of legends.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman, Tina Yothers
Description: A couple who were radicals in the '60s now face the problems of raising children in suburbia. With a young Republican for a son, one daughter that's only concerned with fashion, and another who is a tomboy, life is never dull in the Keaton household.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Kelsey Grammer, David Hyde Pierce, John Mahoney, Jane Leeves, Peri Gilpin
Description: Eminent psychiatrist Frasier Crane leaves Boston to start life afresh in Seattle as a radio personality with his own call-in advice show. Contains the complete first season, 24 episodes.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Matt Groening, Lewis Morton, Susan Dietter, Billy West, Katey Sagal
Description: "Phillip Fry is a 25-year-old pizza delivery boy whose life is going nowhere. When he accidentally freezes himself on December 31, 1999, he wakes up 1,000 years in the future and has a chance to make a fresh start. He goes to work for the Planet Express Corporation, a futuristic delivery service that transports packages to all five quadrants of the universe. His companions include the delivery ship's captain, Leela, a beautiful one-eyed female alien who kicks some serious butt, and Bender, a robot with very human flaws."--IMDb.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Mara Brock Akil, Nancy Sprow, Michael E Stokes, Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks
Description: Meet four professional African-American women living in Los Angeles who are struggling with the weighty issues of life, including men, love, money, and more men. No matter what is going on in life, they rely on each other for support and humor.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Rob Reiner, Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Tom Bosley, Marion Ross
Description: High school students Richie Cunningham and his friends, "Potsie", Ralph, and "The Fonz" head a brilliant comedic cast in 1950's Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Arnold's Drive-In is the local hangout and meeting place, and lots of hilarious, memorable and classic adventures are the results.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Tommy Thompson, Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz
Description: Lucille Carter is a widowed mother of teenagers Kim and Craig. Lucy works for her brother-in-law Harry, played by Gale Gordon, who owns Carter's Unique Employment Agency, leading Lucy into endless predicaments and hilarious hijinks.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Robert Butler, Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary
Description: The bumbling Germans give Hogan and his crew plenty of opportunities to continue their war resistance movements right from their POW war cells. The prisons colonel, Klink, is more concerned with having everything run smoothly and avoiding any trouble with his superiors (especially anything that might result in his being reassigned and sent to the Eastern front) than with being tough on Hogan and his fellow prisoners. Hogan and his men cause as much mayhem and sabotage to the German war machine and right under their captors' noses as possible.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Betty White, Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, Suzanne Martin
Description: When three best friends from Los Angeles unexpectedly find themselves in Cleveland, they are thrilled to discover they're hot! Loving their new home, the women find themselves living under one roof and battling a feisty, quick-witted caretaker. Bonus features include the original full-length pilot, bloopers, behind-the-scenes, set tour, and Victoria's Japanese 'Lady Pants' commercial!
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris, Cobie Smulders
Description: "A love story in reverse: How I met your mother is a fresh new comedy about Ted (Josh Radnor) and how he fell in love"--Cover.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley, Desilu Productions
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Franklyn Ajaye, Paul Miller, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield
Description: Contains episodes 1-5 from the first season.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Comedy Central (Firm), Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Jerry Mathers, Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, Tony Dow, Universal Pictures (Firm)
Description: Join the Cleavers, America's quintessential family. Theodore 'Beaver' Cleaver can't seem to avoid trouble, and his older brother Wally and his pal Eddie Haskell, aren't any help.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, McLean Stevenson, Loretta Swit, Larry Linville
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Description: Modern Family takes a refreshing and funny view of what it means to raise a family in this hectic day and age. Multicultural relationships, adoption, and same-sex marriage are just a few of the timely issues faced by the show's three wildly-diverse broods. No matter the size or shape, family always comes first in this hilariously 'modern' look at life, love, and laughter.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Greg Daniels, Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Paul Schneider
Description: Follows an bumbling but earnest city employee as she attempts to build a park.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Jane Lynch, Ryan Hansen, Martin Starr
Description: A group of struggling dreamers are stuck working for tips while waiting for their big break. As employees of the L.A. catering company 'Party Down,' these misfits mingle with guests at everything from sweet sixteen parties to the most lavish Hollywood soirees. Follow these engaging wannabes as they wait on guests while waiting on something better to come along.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Steve Franks, James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson
Description: Shawn is hired by the police to help solve crimes after he convinces them into believing he's actually a psychic. Now with the help of his best friend, he takes on the difficult cases.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Michael Patrick Jann, Penny Adams, Cedric Yarbrough, Niecy Nash, Robert Ben Garant
Description: The complete first season chronicles the adventures of one of the most dysfunctional police forces in America in all their deranged glory! Includes all 14 episodes, plus bonus special features. As seen on Comedy Central.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander, Richard Fancy
Description: Contains episodes 1-5 from the 1st and 2nd season of Seinfeld.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Judd Hirsch, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner, Tony Danza, Andy Kaufman
Description: Contains 8 episodes of the complete first season of Taxi.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Bob Newhart, Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily, Peter Bonerz, Marcia Wallace
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Carl Reiner, Sheldon Leonard, John Rich, Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie
Description: Trip into the living room of comedy writer Rob Petrie, lovely wife, Laura, his son, wisecracking co-workers and nutty neighbors.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Mary Tyler Moore, Edward Asner, Valerie Harper, Gavin MacLeod, Ted Knight
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Ike Barinholtz, Chris Messina, Mindy Kaling, Ed Weeks, Zoe Jarman
Description: Meet Mindy (Mindy Kaling), a single OB/GYN who wants her life to be like a romantic comedy but just can't find the right leading man. As she attempts to balance her unpredictable workplace with some truly offbeat dating situations, Mindy soon discovers that the prescription for happiness is filled with comical side effects.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, Jeff Richmond, Jack Burditt, David Miner
Description: Rescued after fifteen years in an underground doomsday cult, Kimmy decides to rebuild her life in New York City armed with only a fifth-grade education and a firm belief that truly anything is possible. She quickly finds a roommate, Titus Andromedon, a job working for a spoiled Manhattan mom, Jacqueline Voorhees, and a new beginning.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Aug 1, 2017
Subscribe to New Best Fun List: Sitcoms Through The Ages
All In The Family: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Norman Lear, Carroll O'Connor, Rob Reiner, Jean Stapleton, Sally Struthers
Comedy
Hot In Cleveland: Season 1 [DVD]
Betty White, Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, Suzanne Martin
Comedy
American Dad! Vol. 1, Disc 1 [DVD]
Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachel McFarlane, Dee Bradley Baker
Comedy
How I Met Your Mother. Season 1, Disc 1, Episodes 1-8 [DVD]
Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris, Cobie Smulders
Comedy
Archer: The Complete Season One [DVD]
Aisha Tyler, Chris Parnell, H. Jon Benjamin, Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Comedy
I Love Lucy: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley, Desilu Productions
Comedy
Arrested Development: Season 1, Disc 1 [DVD]
Anthony Russo, Alia Shawkat, David Cross, Jason Bateman, Jeffrey Tambor
Comedy
In Living Color: Season 1, Disc 1 [DVD]
Franklyn Ajaye, Paul Miller, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield
Comedy
Barney Miller: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Gregory Sierra, Max Gail, Jack Soo
Comedy
Key & Peele: Season 1 [DVD]
Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Comedy Central (Firm), Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Comedy
Bosom Buddies: The First Season [DVD]
Tom Hanks, Peter Scolari, Wendie Jo Sperber, Donna Dixon, Telma Hopkins
Comedy
Leave It To Beaver: Season 1, Disc 1 [DVD]
Jerry Mathers, Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, Tony Dow, Universal Pictures (Firm)
Comedy
Broad City: Season 1 [DVD]
Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson, Comedy Central Films, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Comedy
M*A*S*H: Season One [DVD]
Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, McLean Stevenson, Loretta Swit, Larry Linville
Comedy
Chappelle's Show: Season One [DVD]
Dave Chappelle, Neal Brennan, Rusty Cundieff, Michele Armour, Steve Raizes
Comedy
Modern Family: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Comedy
Cheers: Season 1, Discs 1 & 2 [DVD]
Rod Burton, Tim Berry, James Burrows, Ted Danson, Shelley Long
Comedy
Parks And Recreation: Season One [DVD]
Greg Daniels, Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Paul Schneider
Comedy
Community: The Complete First Season, Discs 1 & 2 [DVD]
Gillian Jacobs, Joel McHale, Ken Jeong, Chevy Chase, Sony Pictures Television
Comedy
Party Down: Season One [DVD]
Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Jane Lynch, Ryan Hansen, Martin Starr
Comedy
Cougar Town: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Philipps, Dan Byrd, Josh Hopkins
Comedy
Psych: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Steve Franks, James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson
Comedy
Family Affair: Season 1 [DVD]
Brian Keith, Sebastian Cabot, Anissa Jones, Johnny Whitaker, Kathy Garver
Comedy
Reno 911! The Complete First Season [DVD]
Michael Patrick Jann, Penny Adams, Cedric Yarbrough, Niecy Nash, Robert Ben Garant
Comedy
Family Guy. Season 01, Episodes 1-7 [DVD]
Seth MacFarlane, Michael Dante DiMartino, David Zuckerman, Gary Janetti, Alex Borstein
Comedy
Seinfeld: Season 1 & 2 [Disc 1, Season 1, Episodes 1-5] [DVD]
Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander, Richard Fancy
Comedy
Family Ties: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman, Tina Yothers
Comedy
Taxi: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Judd Hirsch, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner, Tony Danza, Andy Kaufman
Comedy
Frasier: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Kelsey Grammer, David Hyde Pierce, John Mahoney, Jane Leeves, Peri Gilpin
Comedy
The Bob Newhart Show: Season One [DVD]
Bob Newhart, Suzanne Pleshette, Bill Daily, Peter Bonerz, Marcia Wallace
Comedy
Futurama: Volume One, Disc One [DVD]
Matt Groening, Lewis Morton, Susan Dietter, Billy West, Katey Sagal
Comedy
The Dick Van Dyke Show: Season 1, Episodes 1-6 [DVD]
Carl Reiner, Sheldon Leonard, John Rich, Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie
Comedy
Girlfriends: The First Season [DVD]
Mara Brock Akil, Nancy Sprow, Michael E Stokes, Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks
Comedy
The Mary Tyler Moore Show: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Mary Tyler Moore, Edward Asner, Valerie Harper, Gavin MacLeod, Ted Knight
Comedy
Happy Days: The Complete First Season [DVD]
Rob Reiner, Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Tom Bosley, Marion Ross
Comedy
The Mindy Project: Season One [DVD]
Ike Barinholtz, Chris Messina, Mindy Kaling, Ed Weeks, Zoe Jarman
Comedy
Here's Lucy: Season One, Discs 1 & 2 [DVD]
Tommy Thompson, Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz
Comedy
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season One [DVD]
Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, Jeff Richmond, Jack Burditt, David Miner
Comedy
Hogan's Heroes, The Complete First Season. Disc 1 [DVD]
Robert Butler, Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary
Comedy