Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Munsters Today, The

US syndicated tv series (1988-1989). Arthur Company. Pr Lloyd J Schwartz. Dir Norm Abbott and many others. Writers Ed Haas, Norman Liebman. Based on The Munsters (1964-1966). Starring Jason Marsden (Eddie Munster), Lee Meriweather (Lily Munster), Howard Morton (Grandpa), John Schuck (Herman Muster), Hilary Van Dyke (Marilyn Munster). 26 60min episodes. Colour.

15 years after Grandpa accidentally froze the entire family, the Munsters thaw out for this sequel. The setting is the same as the original, but all attempts to update the humour failed. [BC]

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