The Bob Newhart Show (1972–1978)
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Tobin's Back in Town 

Howard gets jealous when Ellen's ex comes to town with the intention of winning her back.

Director:

Peter Bonerz

Writers:

David Davis (created by), Lorenzo Music (created by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Bob Newhart ... Dr. Robert 'Bob' Hartley
Suzanne Pleshette ... Emily Hartley
Peter Bonerz ... Dr. Jerry Robinson
Bill Daily ... Howard Borden
Marcia Wallace ... Carol Kester
Fred Willard ... John Emil Tobin
Catherine Bacon Catherine Bacon ... Dottie
Russ Grieve ... Leo, Private Detective
Pat Finley ... Ellen Hartley
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Storyline

Howard gets jealous when Ellen's ex comes to town with the intention of winning her back.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 1975 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

MTM Enterprises See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The episode's title's based upon the line; "Old Mackie's Back in Town", from the song "Mack the Knife" (by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Bertolt Brecht, for the 1928 German musical 'Three Penny Opera'). See more »

Goofs

The show starts out with them complaining about the heat because the A/C was out, yet they are wearing sweaters later in the show and when they leave at the end,everyone grabs a heavy coat. See more »

Quotes

Ellen Hartley: Howard, I want to tell you something but I don't want you getting all jealous.
Howard Borden: You don't have to worry about that anymore. I don't have a jealous bone in my whole body.
Dr. Robert 'Bob' Hartley: I'm surprised you can walk.
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