Car 54, Where Are You? by Martin Grams

By Martin Grams

automobile fifty four, the place Are You? is taken into account the most effective tv comedies ever produced. From 1961 to 1963, officials Toody and Muldoon have been one of the very unlikely patrol-car companions ever visible on a police strength. Toody was once brief, stocky, and only a it nosy, a marked distinction to the tall, quiet Muldoon. even if they have been assigned to New York's fictional 53rd precinct -- a run down zone of the Bronx no longer usually thought of a hotbead of hilarity -- they continually looked as if it would stumble upon extra comedy than crime.

From the episode "Something great for Sol" to the vintage Christmas episode of 1961, this light-hearted comedy provided a heart-warming method of our police strength at paintings. The comedy was once consistently of the vast slapstick sort similar to Mack Sennett -- and one episode even soluted the Keystone Cops!

Created by means of Nat Hiken, this tv application now gets an exceptional evaluate together with biographies at the lead actors, the construction of the sequence, particular listings of all 60 tv episodes, broadcast heritage, forged checklist, plot summaries and many behind-the-scenes stories.

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