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8 Simple Rules

Postby Buckingham Fountain » Wed Aug 24, 2011 6:52 pm

Katey Sagal starred in this sitcom, taking over as the lead character after John Ritter died.

By its third season, they tried a lot of bizarre ideas to keep the show going. One was a "Freaky Friday" episode. Another was where Cate (Sagal) caught up with an old schoolmate, played by Ed O'Neill.

Familiarity with their roles on Married...with Children makes this episode that much more bizarre. 8O

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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby Shoe Dick » Thu Aug 25, 2011 12:38 am

I loved 8 Simple Rules, thought it was really good. I was surprised that they kept going after Ritter died, but I really liked the show after that, too. David Spade and James Garner were great additions to the cast. Loved the episode where Ed showed up as well, but was pissed that they didn't cheer when he did.

Let's not forget the hottest girl currently on TV got her big break with this show:

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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby marriedaniac » Sat Aug 27, 2011 7:20 am

I have a soft spot for 8SR. Bringing in James Garner was brilliant.
Guess which episode is my favourite? The one with TWO Bundys, of course! ;)

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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby BloodyMaary » Sun Nov 20, 2011 11:13 am

I just started watching this show (I'm at the end of season 1 already) :P And I really like it!
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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby marriedaniac » Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:37 am

BloodyMaary wrote:I just started watching this show (I'm at the end of season 1 already) :P And I really like it!

Prepare to be sad as you start to watch season 2...

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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby Shoe Dick » Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:00 pm

marriedaniac wrote:
BloodyMaary wrote:I just started watching this show (I'm at the end of season 1 already) :P And I really like it!

Prepare to be sad as you start to watch season 2...

Indeed. Set my waterworks on allright!
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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby BloodyMaary » Tue Nov 22, 2011 6:11 pm

Shoe Dick wrote:
marriedaniac wrote:Prepare to be sad as you start to watch season 2...

Indeed. Set my waterworks on allright!


It was so sad. :cry:
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I can't believe he died.
I loved John Ritter as Paul, he was my favourite character. May he rest in peace.
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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby marriedaniac » Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:56 pm

BloodyMaary wrote:
Shoe Dick wrote:
marriedaniac wrote:Prepare to be sad as you start to watch season 2...

Indeed. Set my waterworks on allright!


It was so sad. :cry:


It really is. It was handled well though, especially given the circumstances. It's so... real. :cry:

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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby BloodyMaary » Sun Dec 18, 2011 12:27 pm

marriedaniac wrote:It really is. It was handled well though, especially given the circumstances. It's so... real. :cry:


Yeah, it really felt so real (well, it was real.. but.. yeah, you know).
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Re: 8 Simple Rules

Postby ButterWanker » Sat Mar 09, 2013 5:21 pm

I loved this series too. I had really liked Chance of a Lifetime, the movie KS had done with John Ritter before and looked forward to this series. Does anyone know if they ever plan to release the last season on DVD? It doesn't seem like it since it's been years.
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