Remastered and Complete
"Molly is the source of that Nile on whose shores everything has washed up since, from The Honeymooners to All in the Family to Roseanne to The Simpsons and Malcolm in the Middle." -Pop Matters.com
"The Ultimate Goldbergs is one of the best TV on DVD releases of the year." -DVDTalk.com
"Beautifully restored by the UCLA Film and Television Archive." -Los Angeles Times
About the Show
UCLA Film & Television Archive is proud to announce its DVD release of "The Ultimate Goldbergs"!
Support the Archive's commitment to preservation by purchasing your own copy of this entertaining and digitally-remastered DVD set.
Devised by writer-actress Gertrude Berg (who won the first Emmy for lead actress in a comedy series) as a radio show in 1929, "The Goldbergs" became a hugely successful television series (originally telecast live) airing from 1949 to 1956. The heartwarming show depicts a lively Jewish family living in New York City: the dutiful children, Rosie and Sammy; Jake, the hot-tempered husband; old-world Uncle David; and, of course, the ever cheerful and gracious Molly (Gertrude Berg).
Joined by their extended family and neighbors, the Goldberg house consistently overflows with joy, laughter, and love.
- All 71 remastered episodes of "The Goldbergs" on six discs
- An excerpt from Aviva Kempner's acclaimed documentary Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg (2009)
- The pilot for Gertrude Berg's later television show, "Mrs. G Goes to College"
- Twelve episodes of "The Goldbergs" radio show
A scene from "The Goldbergs," a seminal sitcom recently restored by UCLA Film & Television Archive. Episode: "Reach for the Moon." Airdate: December 15, 1955.
Before and after examples of UCLA Film & Television Archive's restoration of the seminal sitcom "The Goldbergs."