Monty Hall hosts this hilarious half-hour gameshow in which audience contestants picked at random, dressed in ridiculous costumes, try to win cash or prizes by choosing curtain number 1, 2 ... See full summary »
Hosted by Jim Perry, were contestants are asked questions about how 100 people answered a poll question then played a card game where they tried to guess whether the next card drawn from a deck in a sequence would be higher or lower.
Widower Steve Douglas raises three sons with the help of his father-in-law, and is later aided by the boys' great-uncle. An adopted son, a stepdaughter, wives, and another generation of sons join the loving family in later seasons.
Nine celebrities, seated in a three-by-three tier as in a tic-tac-toe board, joined two contestants one of them a champion in a game known best for the celebrities' witty answers to questions. The object was to win an otherwise standard game of tic-tac-toe by determining whether a celebrity was giving a correct answer to a general knowledge question or bluffing ("agree" or "disagree"). Contestants selected a celebrity, for which host Marshall read a question; a correct decision to agree or disagree by the player allowed him/her to place their mark in that box, while the opponent's mark was placed there if said decision was incorrect (unless it led to tic-tac-toe, in which case the contestant had to earn the box). During the first complete game of a show, a "Secret Square" game offered the contestants a bonus prize package for a correct answer. The contestant winning the best-of-three match was champion and returned to face a new challenger. Five-time champions retired un-defeated with...Written by
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Actress Rose Marie and host Peter Marshall were the only two to appear on camera on the show's beginning in (1966) and concluding (1980) NBC broadcasts. See more »
True or false, massaging the feet helps some people with hot flashes?
So that's why Rose Marie wears battery-operated shoes.
OH! I KNEW YOU WERE GOING TO SAY THAT! I KNEW IT!
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Merrill & Bob's Theme
(We're THE HOLLYWOOD SQUARES No. 2)
Performed by the William Loose Orchestra from 1969 to 1979 See more »
THE HOLLYWOOD SQUARES (Daytime) NBC-TV Timetables Report.
NBC-TV In Living Color for "THE HOLLYWOOD SQUARES (Daytime)" are
Monday-Friday 11:30 AM-12 NOON October 17, 1966-October 1, 1976
Monday-Friday 10:30-11:00 AM October 4, 1976-September 29, 1978
Monday-Friday 1:00-1:30 or 4:00-4:30PM October 2, 1978-March 2, 1979
Monday-Friday 12:30-1:00PM March 5-August 10, 1979
Monday-Friday 10:30-11:00 AM August 13, 1979-June 20, 1980 All Times Eastern.
Except 1-Hour Special Weekday Show from November 3 to 7, 1975 11:30 AM-12:30PM All Times Eastern.
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