How well do you remember '80s TV? Sure, you remember wishing Sam and Diane would get together, and you remember laughing as them Duke boys left Boss Hogg in The General Lee's dust, but do you remember the name of the TV show that started Leonardo DiCaprio's career? Do you remember the title of the show that urged us all to "be careful out there?" If so, this is the quiz for you!
The right title can make or break a new show. Would "Saved By The Bell" have been such a teen hit if the show had stuck with its original title "When The Bell Rings?" Probably not. The original title "Oil" would certainly have helped explain how everyone on the show made their fortunes, but would have failed to convey the glitz, glamour, and drama that was implied when execs renamed their show "Dynasty." A good title can convey the tone of the show, help to explain the premise, and even introduce the characters.
However, some titles are more memorable than others, and some are hard to place when incomplete. We've pulled together a list of some of the greatest TV shows the decade of shoulder pads and leg warmers had to offer and removed part of the title. Can you choose the correct answer and complete the titles of these classic shows? Let's find out!
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