Car 54, Where are You?

Season 1 Episode 14

Get Well, Officer Schnauser

Aired Sunday 8:30 PM Dec 17, 1961 on NBC

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  • A web of coincidences catch the 53rd precinct in the middle of a series of bank robberies.

    A perfect episode. A great Toody episode, a great Schnauser episode, a few god moments for Captain Block. The Car 54 trademark of interwoven storylines is put to hilarious use here and results in one of the best examples of comedy writing and performances in classic television. Toody's interview with the FBI agent, Toody's disguise, Schnauser"s bitter tirade about the welfare fund, Schnauser's elation and ultimate deflation, etc. Any one of these scenes could be put into a different epsiode and be funny, but the audience is treated to all of them in one hilarious half hour show. Sometimes Zimmy....