It’s quite possible that everyone has either seen the “Carol Burnett Show” or had an older loved one tell them about this landmark television variety series. That’s because Burnett and her brilliant supporting cast kept America laughing for 11 years with a show that featured quality entertainment that everyone in the family could enjoy. Now the “Carol Burnett Show” collection can be enjoyed with a DVD set from DVD-Mania.
All of the beloved sketches from “Carol Burnett and Friends,” (a syndicated series which included sketches from the original show and aired following the program’s original run) are included in the “Carol Burnett Show” collection at www.dvd-mania.com/Comedy/CAROL_BURNETT_&_FRIENDS_DVD_COLLECTION/. Fans will once again find themselves laughing at the antics of Burnett, along with Harvery Korman, Vicki Lawrence, and Tim Conway.
“The Carol Burnett Show” collection includes Burnett and Korman at their best in parodies of “Gone with the Wind” and other famous motion pictures in which Korman was often seen laughing, further adding to the humor of each skit. Conway also contributed a physical comedy to the show as the befuddled Mr. Tudball in a regular skit in which Burnett played his scatter-brained secretary Mrs. Wiggins. Conway was equally funny as the absent-minded dentist who inflicted more pain than healing on Korman.
Also included in the “Carol Burnett Show” collection is one of the show’s most popular skits in which Burnett played the temperamental Eunice in a family that included Korman as her equally high-strung sibling and cast member Vicki Lawrence playing a mother to be feared. Conway rounded out the skit’s characters as the family’s idiot friend Mickey Harper.
The “Carol Burnett Show” collection also features skits with the numerous celebrities who appeared on the show, including Jim Nabors who was a guest on the first episode of each season Along with Nabors, celebrities on the show included Carol Channing, David Letterman, Pearl Bailey, James Garner, and a host of other big names from the movies, television and music.
Watching the “Carol Burnett Show” collection will remind fans why they loved the show. The variety program took home 25 Emmy Awards, 8 Golden Globe Awards, and 3 People’s Choice Awards during its 11 year run. In addition, the series was named in 2007 by Time magazine as one of the “100 Best TV Shows of All Time.”
The “Carol Burnett Show” collection contains all six seasons – 151 episodes – on 8 DVDs. Episodes feature excellent video and audio quality, are shown in chronological order, and are uncut, commercial free and unedited. Additionally, they can be enjoyed on any DVD player, DVD-Rom, X-Box or PS2 in the world because they are region free.
But while enjoying the “Carol Burnett Show” collection on DVD is something every fan of the show will laugh at, the cost is even funnier. That’s because this collection can be purchased for only $27.95, a savings of $112 over its normal retail price of $139.99.
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