Season 6 Episode 4

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Aired Thursday 9:00 PM Oct 15, 1998 on NBC

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  • Formulaic

    Putting the classic elements of a good comedy together does not necessarily make a sitcom successful. This episode has a plot based on the Crane brothers' snobbery, which is not that original, with their repeated thwarted attempts at getting theatre tickets becoming irritating after a while. The secondary characters are wasted and you get the idea that some elements are a bit too familiar. The Cranes trying to meet some famous artist? Done. The Cranes and a famous (British) actor? Done.

    A few one-liners and the excellent acting of everyone involved (although Fritz Weaver's accent is a bit wobbly) save it slightly.