My Mother the Car (1965–1966)
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Absorba the Greek 

Dave is hired by a landlord keen on evicting a tenant running a Greek Tavern (with belly dancing!) in his building. When Dave and Barb check out the place, the landlord shows up, and they must avoid being seen.

Director:

David Davis

Writers:

Allan Burns (created by), Phil Davis | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Jerry Van Dyke ... Dave Crabtree
Maggie Pierce ... Barbara Crabtree
Ann Sothern ... Gladys Crabtree (voice)
Peter Mamakos ... Absorba
John Holland ... Henry Heckendorn
Cindy Eilbacher ... Cindy Crabtree
Maudie Prickett ... Agnes Heckendorn
Dan Seymour ... Grotto Captain
Tanya Lemani ... Minerva (as Tania Lemani)
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Storyline

Dave is hired by a landlord keen on evicting a tenant running a Greek Tavern (with belly dancing!) in his building. When Dave and Barb check out the place, the landlord shows up, and they must avoid being seen.

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Genres:

Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1966 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The title is from the Anthony Quinn movie _Alexis Zorbas (1964)_ or Zorba (the Greek). See more »

Goofs

At the opening, the Heckendorn's arrive at Dave's house in a 1966 four door hardtop dark colored Chrysler. In the epilogue, when they drive up to the Crabtree's the next morning, the car is a lighter blue Chrysler two door convertible. The close on shots are similar, as to show mostly interiors of the occupants during dialog - full shots of the car are not seen, resulting in this visual mismatch not instantly obvious while watching the action. See more »

Connections

References Zorba the Greek (1964) See more »

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