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Bagdad Cafe (1990)
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Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bagdad Cafe is an American television sitcom starring Whoopi Goldberg and Jean Stapleton. The series premiered March 30, 1990 on CBS. The show is based on the 1987 Percy Adlon film Bagdad Cafe.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: desert, cafe, friendship, friends, misfit, best friends, redemption, strong female presence, introspection, hopes, hotel, restaurant, female friendship, hotel guest
Time: 80s

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