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Abby & Katie, both TV addicts as kids and beyond, discuss IMDB's #1 viewer-rated episode of a classic television show, and then weigh in on whether the voters got it right, or if a different episode deserves the top spot.

Location:

United States

Description:

Abby & Katie, both TV addicts as kids and beyond, discuss IMDB's #1 viewer-rated episode of a classic television show, and then weigh in on whether the voters got it right, or if a different episode deserves the top spot.

Language:

English


Episodes

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

3/21/2024
We're headed to Melbourne, Australia on the heels of the illustrious, and not always honorable, Miss Phryne Fisher! Buckle up, 'cause it's going to be a bumpy and fabulous ride. Abby and Katie will be on the case to suss out clues, and figure out which episode really murdered the top spot on IMDB. Check out Phryne's Fabulous Frocks for the AMAZING costuming details on this show: https://phrynefishersfrocks.tumblr.com/ Including Katie's favourite fashion episode: https://phrynefishersfrocks.tumblr.com/tagged/Outfit%20Recap & Abby's favorite fashion episode: https://phrynefishersfrocks.tumblr.com/post/694485143681990656/phryne-fishers-fabulous-frocks-outfit Marion Boyce (the costume designer) website with GALLERIES of fabulousness: https://www.marionboycecostume.com/ Miriam Margolyes on Graham Norton: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7aBbbtCBWtw How else to enjoy Miriam Margolyes: Miriam Margolyes: Almost Australian (streaming on Netflix) Miriam and Alan: Lost in Scotland Abby just had to tell you about this dance crew on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REPPgPcw4hk Katie just had to tell you to revisit this classic 90s movie (currently FREE with ads on YouTube!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHB9pqO5tCs Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:44:46

Derry Girls

3/3/2024
Happy Days- We're headed to Derry in Northern Ireland! Gather 'round waines, as we discuss the top-rated IMDB episode of this class series, AND the other cracker episodes that deserve a boost up the list! The song Katie just had to tell us about: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7D6JkR_9Zs&list=OLAK5uy_lKansximeYJZwv6sSO--DO3w6t_pYIGGA&index=8 The book Abby just had to tell us about: https://shelbyvanpelt.com/books/remarkably-bright-creatures/ Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:43:19

New Girl

2/4/2024
Who's that Girl? It's Katie! Who's that Girl? It's Abby! Actually, Who's that Girl?! It's Jess! We'll be discussing New Girl this week including these Hot Topics: *Female friendships in comedy *Which GOAT in music history can help romantic relationships AND teacher strikes *Etiquette regarding roommates' panties Prince as a Kid News Story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoUd3Mm8BpY Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:33:23

The Brady Bunch

12/19/2023
"Here's the story, of two lovely sisters. Who are serving up some very Brady thoughts, all of them had many musings- with much merit. Though they may say 'like' a lot." That's right folks we are covering The Brady Bunch in this episode and it's much more than a hunch, that this episode will somehow be a hit! I Just Had To Tell You: Alex Newell Singing Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-niCgA0Mgy8 Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:48:29

The Afterparty

11/23/2023
Abby and Katie, with special guest Marilla, decide whodunnit?! And by that we mean who leads the very best episode of The Afterparty? Step into your favorite film genre and join us for the discussion. You can find the Google Slides of Old Hollywood inspiration for the episode Isabel here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/10R6DllPjN4KbJ0aJ69krlTJC7jULS1GdKmRgMSouzDo/edit?usp=sharing Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:36:54

Catastrophe

11/6/2023
Abby and Katie discuss the fantastic British Series, Catastrophe. Please note that this episode contains explicit material and strong language, both of which this series served up in spades to honestly portray marriage whilst raising young kids. Which episode will be the favorite child this week? Let's get to it. Rob Delaney’s CBeeBies Bed time story, signed in Makaton, can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrVRRdHsfUM Here’s the This American Life episode Katie mentioned: https://www.thisamericanlife.org/699/fiasco You can find the 1993 short film That Sunday, which Minnie Driver and Alan Cumming appeared in together here: https://www.alancumming.com/1993/2015/5/26/that-sunday Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:41:41

The West Wing

10/6/2023
Katie and Abby decided this momentous show deserved not one, but two amazing guest hosts! Kevin and Chris join us to discuss fictional Washington DC back in its heyday. What episode will win this nail-biter of an election? And who would you want as your VP, or perhaps more importantly, your Chief of Staff? Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:54:36

TV Superlatives at Summer's End

9/4/2023
Who is your favorite set of TV siblings? Which character should get their own reality TV show? What TV death will haunt you forever? Abby and Katie debate these hot topics and many more. As we come to summer's end sit back with us, take one last sip of lemonade, and let's hash out the best and worst of TV superlatives. Note: A heads up that the language in this episode gets a little saucy, but it's summer so we skipped the 'bleeps' and let it ride. Listen with discretion. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:45:51

Parks and Recreation

6/21/2023
Treat Yo Self to our episode on Parks and Rec! Will a swing repair win the top episode spot, or will another adventure from the Pawnee Parks team take the crown? Anything is possible, because as Leslie Knope says, "There's nothing we can't do if we work hard, never sleep, and shirk all other responsibilities in our lives." So let's get to it... Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:37:52

Lark Rise to Candleford

5/16/2023
It's back across the pond this week to take a leisurely (8 mile!) walk down memory lane, from Lark Rise to Candleford. Which town has the best way of life? Which characters offer the best nuggets of wisdom, and IS is wise to build a still in your living room? We'll discuss it all and decide which episode deserves the crown of best in the series. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:44:32

Facts of Life

5/2/2023
You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have- The Facts of Life! After all these years, is there more good or bad in a rewatch of this classic sitcom? Katie presents the IMDB #1 rated episode along with a pick of her own- so which episode is the best? Hopefully we'll get it right, as we're learning the facts of life. Please Note- This episode will indeed discuss the literal facts of life. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:42:37

Agatha Christie's Poirot

4/9/2023
Fire up your little grey cells and unfurl a fabulous mustache, as we contemplate the fantastic series- Agatha Christie's Poirot. Abby presents two episodes for Katie to judge-the best rated episode from the voters on IMDB as well as her personal favorite- which will be unveiled as the truly best episode of Poirot?! Gather together with us for a drink in the lounge, where the Belgian detective (and two sisters) will reveal all. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:52:14

News Radio

3/7/2023
We're heading to WNYX to discuss the 90s workplace show News Radio. We honor Phil Hartman's legacy of comedy and discuss which episode needs to best the IMDB favorite- as in it needs Phil to actually appear as Bill McNeal! Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:43:22

MacGyver

2/17/2023
Abby takes Katie down memory lane to MacGyver! The classic TV character who single handedly made science seem cool to us, as kids. Will the series still pack an adult-appreciated punch? And what episode will Katie deem worthy of a boost up the IMDB list? Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:46:48

The Good Place

2/5/2023
Katie makes her case for The Good Place, while Abby plays judge to determine the best episode of the series. Just like the show we are discussing, there may be some rule-breaking and unexpected twists! Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:40:28

Gavin and Stacey

1/16/2023
Abby and Katie are back with a new twist in 2023. This week Abby reveals IMDB's top rated episode of Gavin and Stacey, as well as presenting her own favorite episode. Katie must then decide which is best in her book- between the two. Other superlatives for the show are shared, as well as a new segment, 'I Just Had to Tell You', about what we are consuming this week that we just can't keep mum about any longer. Enjoy! You can always let us know your top rated episode of Gavin and Stacey by emailing us at: mustseeIMDB@gmail.com Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:46:03

Veronica Mars

10/12/2022
We're headed to Neptune to discuss Veronica Mars and her "used to be" friends. Keep an ear out for our tangent on another great Icelandic series, Trapped. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:35:43

Fleabag

8/22/2022
Katie and Abby wax poetic about the absolutely incredible show Fleabag! This episode concludes our Ladies Days of Summer on a high note. Let us know about your themed cafe plans or which Fleabag episode you deem tip of the top by emailing us at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com NOTE: We do swear like sailors in this episode, and the show covers adult topics, so fair warning that we've kept the naughty words in. Fleabag would approve. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:38:47

The Baby-Sitters Club

6/23/2022
Abby and Katie reminisce about the cancelled-too-soon Netflix series as well as the book series that permeated their early reading experience. Audio note that Abby's computer was fanning itself throughout the recording, so apologies for the on and off sound quality. If you have your own favorite BSC episodes to share send them our way at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com Update: For our Ladies Days of Summer, in July we will now cover Fleabag after learning Derry Girls has another season yet to drop stateside. August will still be Grace and Frankie. Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:44:05

Tiny Toon Adventures

6/4/2022
Katie and Abby break down and absolute favorite show from our childhood- Tiny Toon Adventures. The theme song alone lives on via belting it out to annoy our kids to this day. We fangirl on Babs, find hidden treasures in where else we know Elmyra from, and learn all about the amazing work the voice actors on this show have accomplished. Tell us about your favorite episode anytime, by emailing us at: mustseeIMDB@gmail.com Upcoming Summer Schedule: June Baby-Sitters Club July Derry Girls August Grace and Frankie Did we get it right or wrong? Drop us an email at mustseeIMDB@gmail.com and tell us all about it.

Duration:00:41:05