TV Series | | Drama, Romance
Seven thirtysomethings living in Philadelphia struggle with everyday adult angst.
Thirtysomething was influenced by the 1980 film Return of the Secaucus Seven (1979) and the 1983 film The Big Chill (1983). The show reflected the angst felt by baby boomers and yuppies in the United States during the 1980s, such as the changing expectations related to masculinity and femininity introduced during the era of second-wave feminism.
Nobody wants to be unpopular. That's why we're here. That's the dance of advertising. We help people become popular. Through popularity comes acceptance. Acceptance leads to assimilation. Assimilation leads to bliss. We calm & reassure. We embrace ...
The early episodes in Season 1 featured scenes under the opening credits that were yet to be broadcast.