Cosby

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Based loosely on the British sitcom "One Foot in the Grave," "Cosby" finds Hilton Lucas forced into early retirement by his employer at an airline. Although his wife Ruth has her misgivings, Hilton now stays at home with her, his daughter Erica and her friend Griffin.
Starring
Bill CosbyPhylicia RashadDoug E. Doug
Genres
Comedy
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  1. 1. My Spy
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    September 29 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Hilton falls asleep during an "I Spy" marathon. He dreams that he and his old partner Kelly Robinson have been put on a new case in Hong Kong.
  2. 2. The Wedding
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    October 6 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Hilton has to pay the wedding organizers for their services as Erica's wedding nears, but Ruth is more concerned with why the bride isn't falling apart yet.
  3. 3. Book 'Em, Griff O
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    October 13 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Hilton notices one of Griffin's textbooks has several post-its sticking out of it. When Hilton asks about them, Griffin informs him that the slips of paper are all corrections. Since the copyright is 1968, he has to update the book himself or his students will get outdated information.
  4. 4. Lucas Apocalypse
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    October 20 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    When Griffin tries to prepare for Y2K by installing a generator, he causes a premature blackout for the entire neighborhood.
  5. 5. A Teacher's Life
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    October 27 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Getting through a typical day is hard enough, but it becomes an ordeal for Griffin when everyone demands his time on the day he's preparing for a date with a beautiful flight attendant.
  6. 6. There's Something About Hilton
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    November 3 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    A strange woman comes to the Flower Café to shop and is under the impression that Hilton is her husband Charlie.
  7. 7. Superstar (Part 1)
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    November 17 1999
    21min
    TV-PG
    Griffin has a dream in which teachers are given the same elite status and salary as professional athletes and actors.
  8. 8. Superstar (Part 2)
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    November 24 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    As Griffin continues his daydream of being a superstar teacher, he visits the movie set where a film of his life, "Vesey: The Movie," is in production.
  9. 9. The Parent Trap
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    December 15 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Erica visits a student's home to get his mother more involved in his education.
  10. 10. One for the Books
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    December 22 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    Ruth and Pauline try to help save a friend's failing bookstore by annexing it to the Flower Café.
  11. 11. Loving Madeline
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    December 29 1999
    22min
    TV-PG
    A special episode in which the cast presents a heartfelt tribute to Madeline Kahn with clips highlighting her character Pauline.
  12. 12. The Hilton Hilton
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    January 14 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    Darien's late arrival to an important family dinner causes a fight between Hilton and Ruth.
  13. 13. Chilly Scenes of Winter Golf
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    January 21 2000
    21min
    TV-PG
    When Ruth teaches Erica how to play golf, a rivalry begins between the two women that even extends to cooking.
  14. 14. To Catch a Thief
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    January 28 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    Hilton finds himself in the midst of a bank heist.
  15. 15. Raising Paranoia
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    March 3 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    Griffin, Erica and Darien try to convince a drug-addicted friend to enter rehab.
  16. 16. It's a Wonderful Wife
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    March 10 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    For a school paper, Keisha discovers surprising facts about Ruth's past.
  17. 17. The Perfect Valentine
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    March 31 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    Griffin's inability to deal with the return of his estranged father, who abandoned him fifteen years earlier, causes problems in his relationship with Rebecca.
  18. 18. A Pair of Three Beats a Flush Every Time
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    April 7 2000
    21min
    TV-PG
    Hilton discovers that a former high school buddy is now homeless.
  19. 19. Thursday's Child
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    April 14 2000
    21min
    TV-PG
    A foster child in Erica's class wants to move in with the Lucases.
  20. 20. Kids Eat the Darndest Things
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    April 14 2000
    22min
    TV-PG
    Griffin tries to encourage both his students and the Lucases to eat healthier foods.
  21. 21. A Long Night's Journey
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    April 21 2000
    21min
    TV-PG
    Hilton suffers insomnia, falling asleep during the day at inopportune moments, causing Erica and Ruth embarrassment. When Hilton refuses to attend a sleep clinic, Griffin offers to set up a video camera in his bedroom to record the night's activity to find the cause of Hilton's sleeplessness.
  22. 22. The Song Remains the Same
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    April 28 2000
    21min
    TV-PG
    Hilton passes his advice along to Erica and Darien as to how to keep the romance alive in marriage.

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Directors
John WhitesellDon ScardinoTim RyderJohn BowabArthur Lewis
Supporting actors
Madeline KahnJurnee Smollett-BellT'Keyah Crystal Keymá
Producers
Marcy CarseyJoanne Curley-KernerCaryn MandabachJohn RogersPeter TortoriciTom Werner
Season year
2000
Network
Carsey-Werner
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Format
Prime Video (streaming online video)
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Reviews

3.2 out of 5 stars

12 global ratings

  1. 31% of reviews have 5 stars
  2. 31% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 0% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 0% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 38% of reviews have 1 stars
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jamaal1752Reviewed in the United States on October 2, 2017
5.0 out of 5 stars
Five Stars
Verified purchase
classic cosby
4 people found this helpful
BookGal9999Reviewed in the United States on October 28, 2020
5.0 out of 5 stars
Great Cast! Great Stories! Great Show!
The regular cast and all of the guest stars were outstanding! Funny, family friendly and full of great life lessons. Really sweet too! Wish they hadn't cut the credits off of the end of most of the shows. Loved it!
One person found this helpful
Jim MCOReviewed in the United States on November 18, 2021
1.0 out of 5 stars
No thanks
Oh sure I want to watch the celebrity criminal. I'll pass.
Naaralyn524Reviewed in the United States on November 10, 2017
5.0 out of 5 stars
One of the best family shows :-)
When I was a young child, The Cosby Show was a big thing in my house. By far one of my most favorite family shows. Now, that I'm older...I love love love Cosby. #veryfunny I want to get all four seasons on DVD.
3 people found this helpful
Amazon CustomerReviewed in the United States on July 2, 2019
5.0 out of 5 stars
I love Cosby
Bill Cosby along with Phylicia Rashad once again make an outstanding comedic duo in this entertaining and hilarious series that is unique and totally different from "The Cosby Show".
3 people found this helpful
James ReganReviewed in the United States on May 2, 2020
1.0 out of 5 stars
I am boycotting his movies
I cannot believe his movies are still playing.
2 people found this helpful
Michael R. SmithReviewed in the United States on November 6, 2017
5.0 out of 5 stars
YES!!! I Love This Show!!
Thank you Amazon for putting this show on Prime!
4 people found this helpful
Fair is fairReviewed in the United States on July 27, 2018
5.0 out of 5 stars
Five Stars
my favorite show wish the dvd was available
2 people found this helpful
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