Sunday Cinema – “Edith’s 50th Birthday”


All this month we are looking at “very special episodes” from 1970’s & 1980’s television shows. The tagline was meant to inform the viewer that the particular episode was going to talk about a real-life problem in the context of the show. These are some of the more familiar episodes that us Gen-Xers remember.


“All in the Family” was a pretty controversial show when it aired back in the 1970’s. One of the biggest happened in season 8 when Edith was almost raped on her 50th birthday. The subject was touched on in an earlier season when Gloria was attacked off-screen and there was just discussions about it. Here in this 2-part episode, we see the attempted rape and what it did to Edith mentally. It’s a hard set of episodes to watch.

Someone posted both episodes back-to-back for all the take a real hard look at…


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