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Empty Nest 

"Empty Nest" is set in Miami and tells of the day to day misadventures of a widowed pediatrician, Harry Weston, and his two adult daughters, Barbara and Carol Weston, who have come back to ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Richard Mulligan ...  Dr. Harry Weston 170 episodes, 1988-1995
Dinah Manoff ...  Carol Weston 170 episodes, 1988-1995
David Leisure ...  Charley Dietz 170 episodes, 1988-1995
Park Overall ...  Laverne Todd 170 episodes, 1988-1995
Kristy McNichol ...  Barbara Weston 121 episodes, 1988-1995
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"Empty Nest" is set in Miami and tells of the day to day misadventures of a widowed pediatrician, Harry Weston, and his two adult daughters, Barbara and Carol Weston, who have come back to live with him after failed marriages. Much of the humour is derived from Barbara and Carols' ongoing attempts, and failure, to find the perfect partner, and once again leave the "nest". There is also the skirt-chasing next door neighbour, Charlie Dietz and Harry's southern nurse, Laverne Todd, unique for her unbelievable Hickory stories. Written by Campbelc <campbelc@ozemail.com.au>

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Comedy | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 October 1988 (USA) See more »

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Harry's Nest See more »

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Runtime:

(170 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Dinah Manoff and Kristy McNichol worked together as teens in the TV series Family on an episode called "The Sleeping Gypsy". See more »

Quotes

Carol Weston: My biggest fear is that there is no such thing as PMS and that this is who I really am.
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LIFE GOES ON
Written by George Aliceson Tipton and John Bettis
Performed by Billy Vera and The Beaters
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family sitcom Father, two daughters ( at home) and the dog who steals the show.
22 May 2007 | by bernice-8See all my reviews

Empty Nest has always been my favorite sitcom. I called Disney several times and a few friends have also called them but it is not on the list ( they have planned for the next 12 months.)

they give no reason for not releasing it on DVD. Say get more people to write. Unfortunately people give up after a while.

I had some on tape which were stolen and now only have a few--- Dreyfus and puppies is one.

it is frustrating as cannot understand why not released on DVD. Any ideas? A sweet sitcom with no angry or unkind plots. Good family viewing.


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