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Swingtown 

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As America celebrates its 200th birthday, two generations of friends and neighbors in a Chicago suburb explore new freedoms and seek connections with each other in the midst of the socio/sexual revolution.

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Mike Kelley
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Series cast summary:
Molly Parker ...  Susan Miller 13 episodes, 2008
Jack Davenport ...  Bruce Miller 13 episodes, 2008
Grant Show ...  Tom Decker 13 episodes, 2008
Lana Parrilla ...  Trina Decker 13 episodes, 2008
Miriam Shor ...  Janet Thompson 13 episodes, 2008
Shanna Collins ...  Laurie Miller 13 episodes, 2008
Britt Robertson ...  Samantha Saxton 13 episodes, 2008
Aaron Christian Howles ...  B. J. Miller / ... 13 episodes, 2008
Josh Hopkins ...  Roger Thompson 13 episodes, 2008
Michael Rady ...  Doug Stephens 13 episodes, 2008
Nick Benson ...  Rick Thompson 9 episodes, 2008
Kate Norby ...  Gail Saxton 6 episodes, 2008
Bob Ross ...  Kenneth Porter 6 episodes, 2008
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As America celebrates its 200th birthday, two generations of friends and neighbors in a Chicago suburb explore new freedoms and seek connections with each other in the midst of the socio/sexual revolution.

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Drama

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Official Sites:

CBS [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 June 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Szvingerek See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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References Charlie's Angels (1976) See more »

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That Lovin' Feeling Again
w/m Richard Levinson and Joel Wachbrit
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i LOVE it!
22 June 2008 | by iLoveTacomaSee all my reviews

I love the show "Swingtown"! being born in 1962 I remember much of the 70's. I grew up in a strict Catholic household, I was not exposed to much in the outside world so this show is a joy to see! I enjoy seeing all the 1970's decor, the grocery store scene, clothes and the cars. What fun it is to see many items which I remember seeing in homes where I babysat that are similar on this show; the same glassware, furniture and decor.

I am hoping the BEST this show lasts a long time! Besides I LOVE Molly Parker and hope to meet her someday! I loved her in "The Wicker man". I look forward to each episode! Thank you


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