Bring Me the Head of Dobie Gillis


2h 1988

Brief Synopsis

A movie pilot sequel to the "Dobie Gillis" series which ran on CBS from 1959-1963. The film focuses on the original characters 20 years later, with Dobie now wed to Zelda, his high school sweetheart, and introduces the new character of Georgie, the Gillis' 17-year-old son. Dobie and Zelda are tryi

Film Details

Release Date
1988
Production Company
20th Century Fox Television; CBS Entertainment
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A movie pilot sequel to the "Dobie Gillis" series which ran on CBS from 1959-1963. The film focuses on the original characters 20 years later, with Dobie now wed to Zelda, his high school sweetheart, and introduces the new character of Georgie, the Gillis' 17-year-old son. Dobie and Zelda are trying to save their town, which is slowly going under because of economic reverses. Thalia Menninger, now the richest woman in the world, has a direct connection to the town's demise and offers an interesting proposition to save the town.

Film Details

Release Date
1988
Production Company
20th Century Fox Television; CBS Entertainment
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States February 21, 1988

Dwayne Hickman, Sheila James and Bob Denver recreate the roles they originated in the old series.