TV Shows - 1960s

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Adventure Weekly

1 9 6 8 - 1 9 6 9 (UK) 13 x 20 minute episodes Five budding journalists set up a junior newspaper called the Adventure Weekly Peter (Brent...

Adventures In Paradise

1 9 5 9 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) 91 x 60 minute episodes Created by James Michener, this black & white action adventure series from...

Adventures In Rainbow Country

1 9 6 9 (Canada/UK/Australia) 39 x 25 minute episodes 15-year-old Billy Williams and his younger sister Hannah lived with their mother Nancy (played by Lois Maxwell...

Adventures of Garry Halliday, The

1 9 5 9 - 1 9 6 2 (UK) 50 x 25 minute episodes This children's Saturday serial from the BBC starred Terence Longdon as dashing pilot...

Adventures Of Ozzie & Harriet, The

1 9 5 2 - 1 9 6 6 (USA) 435 x 25 minute episodes This show originated on CBS Radio between 1944 and 1954, where it...

Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, The

1 9 6 5 (France/UK) 12 x episodes This adaptation of Daniel Defoe's classic novel was a familiar sight on children's television in the 1960s, being repeated...

Adventures of the Seaspray

1 9 6 5 (Australia/USA) 32 x 30 minute episodes Widowed journalist Dan Wells (Walter Brown) is sailing the Pacific on his schooner Seaspray with his three children,...

Adventures of Twizzle, The

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 2 (UK) 52 x 15 minute episodes Twizzle, a toy boy with a Wee Willy Winkie hat and extendable legs...

Airbase, The

1 9 6 5 (UK) 6 x 25 minute episodes A service sitcom written by the British-based American John Briley, drawn from his own experiences as a...

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) Although only 20 of the 300 episodes of this anthology of murder mysteries were directed by...

Alice in Wonderland

1 9 6 6 (UK) Despising the Disney take, Jonathan Miller set out to de-anthropomorphise the story of Alice In Wonderland by returning to Dodgson’s mathematical logic...

All Gas And Gaiters

1 9 6 6 (UK) 1 9 6 7 - 1 9 7 1 (UK) 33 x 30 minute episodes 1 x short special Another intelligent sitcom from the BBC, All...

All Our Yesterdays

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 7 3 (UK) 1 9 8 7 - 1 9 8 9 (UK) A half-hour nostalgia documentary programme from Granada which...

All Square

1 9 6 6 - 1 9 6 7 (UK) Michael Bentine's ATV follow-up series to It's A Square World, All Square explored Bentine's inimitable brand of comedy. This zany...

All Your Own

1 9 5 2 - 1 9 6 1 (UK) Introduced by Huw Wheldon (later to become BBC Director of Television) and frequently produced by a...

American Bandstand

1 9 5 2 - 1 9 8 9 (USA) American Bandstand became a powerful symbol of American teenage culture with its nearly four-decade look at the...

Americans, The

1 9 6 1 (USA) 17 x 60 minute episodes This Western drama series from NBC was set during the American Civil War and told the tale...

An Age Of Kings

1 9 6 0  (UK) 15 x 60 minute episodes A linking together of Shakespeare's five history plays chronicling the rise and fall of monarchs over...

Andy Griffith Show, The

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 6 8 (USA) 249 x 30 minute episodes This sitcom - spun-off from an episode of The Danny Thomas Show in which...

Andy Williams Show, The

1 9 5 8 (USA) 1 9 5 9 (USA) 1 9 6 2 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 1 9 6 9 - 1 9 7 1 (USA) The first Andy...

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‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

12 O’clock High

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 78 x 60 minute episodes 12 O'clock High chronicled the adventures of the men of the...

13 Queens Boulevard

1 9 7 9 (USA) 9 x 30 minute episodes Originally to have been titled Five Women, this short-lived comedy series starring Eileen Brennan was originally meant to...