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Mary tyler Moore show question


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#1 of 5 OFFLINE   webmeist

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Posted January 13 2008 - 10:53 PM

Can someone answer a MTM trivia question for me?
Often I have seen that somewhere in the opening credits/
intro to the MTM show there exists a scene where
she is shown having lunch with Grant Tinker (her then husband).
I have been watching the free tv shows on MSN
but nowhere do I see her having lunch.
Could this scene have been cut out?
Anybody know?
Thanks so much.
Good week, all!
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#2 of 5 OFFLINE   george kaplan

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Posted January 14 2008 - 01:07 AM

They're eating upstairs in a mall or something. It's not on all of the seasons, and I don't recall which ones have it at the moment.
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#3 of 5 OFFLINE   Mary_P

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Posted January 14 2008 - 01:23 AM

I think it started with the second season. One of the extras in the second season set is a 1973 documentary, similar to something you might see now on CBS Sunday Morning, called "Moore on Sunday." It shows a lot of the filming of the second season credits, and I think it includes the shot you're talking about.

#4 of 5 OFFLINE   JohnMor

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Posted January 14 2008 - 03:31 AM

It started with the fourth season, when they revamped the opening credits. The doc about the new credits, "Moore on Sunday" is indeed on the second season set as Mary_P pointed out, but the new credits were done for the fourth season.

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Posted January 14 2008 - 04:39 AM

I am often wondering whether to blind buy this show or not... I like Cheers Seinfeld and Frasier and a load of other 70's cop shows..