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America's Funniest Home Videos 

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Viewers from around America send in home videos with comedic moments.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jess Harnell ...  Announcer / ... 337 episodes, 2001-2019
Tom Bergeron ...  Himself - Host 288 episodes, 2001-2015
Bob Saget ...  Himself - Host 192 episodes, 1989-2011
Ernie Anderson ...  Himself - Announcer 150 episodes, 1989-1995
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Storyline

"America's Funniest Home Videos" was inspired by a series of successful TV specials, where home viewers were invited to send in videotapes of their "funniest" moments. In "AFHV," host Saget provided commentary to the home videos which often showed wedding and sports bloopers, children and pets either being themselves or getting into trouble, furniture or other objects giving way (usually contributing to someone's fall) and "comical" reactions to getting inadvertently hit (usually in the groin). Sometimes, certain videos were grouped into themes, such as Christmas or a summer vacation, or had sentimental value to them, such as a marriage proposal; other times, videos were set to classic rock tunes. The top three videos of the week as selected by the producers were eligible for each week's $10,000 top prize; the audience would electronically vote for their one favorite video. Weekly winners got to compete in a later special for a $100,000 top prize. Written by Brian Rathjen <briguy_52732@yahoo.com>

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English

Release Date:

26 November 1989 (USA) See more »

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The longest prime time show that is not news to ever air on ABC See more »

Quotes

Tom Bergeron: [In the T'was the night before Christmas theme] T'was two nights before Christmas and all through the yard, Mother was hitting lightpoles and hitting them hard.
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St. Louis Rag
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Music by Scott Joplin
[Plays during every "30 ___s in 30 Seconds".]
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mmm pointy
3 July 2004 | by shtoopidSee all my reviews

I registered just so I could reply with "mmm pointy" in regards to "See, you tune in expecting comedy, and walk away gagging yourself with a pointy stick." and furthermore I agree wholeheartedly. The only other thing I can think of regarding home videos and pictures is the infamous slide shows I remember people having in the 70's. The commentary is horrible, the Hollywood Squares yosh was bad, but nothing like Bob Saget! That dude sucked on, what was it, full house! Will people just laugh at anything or do they need some help with THC? It's also amazing at the good things they kill off and the crap they leave on the air for years on end. At least the Simpson's are still on...


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