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"Phillip's Problem"
Season 2, episode # 23
# 45 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / USA
Air date February 26, 1974
Production code 222 (2x23)
Written by: Budd Grossman
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Brian Morrison
Fred Grandy
Philip Bruns
Peg Shirley
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Phillip's Problem was the 23rd episode of Season 2 of Maude, also the 45th overall episode in the series. Written by Budd Grossman, the episode, which was directed by Hal Cooper, premiered on CBS-TV on February 26, 1974.


"Phillip's Problem"
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Synopsis[]

Phillip is going through behavioral problems, and Walter suggests the boy get a spanking. Maude is completely against the idea until Carol and Chris leave for a weekend vacation and she's stuck dealing with Phillip and his insolence.

Summary[]

Maude's grandson Phillip has been behaving horribly lately and Carol does not know what to do with him. Walter quickly suggests giving him a good old fashioned spanking, but Maude is vehemently against it. However, she begins to change her mind when Carol and Chris leave for a weekend getaway.

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Soundtrack credits
  • And Then There's Maude (series theme) - Lyrics by Marilyn Bergman (as Marilyn) and Alan Bergman, Music by Dave Grusin, Performed by Donny Hathaway

Cast (in Credits Order)[]

Main Cast[]

Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Brian Morrrison as Phillip Traynor, Carol's son
  • Fred Grandy as Chris
  • Philip Bruns as Truck Driver
  • Peg Shirley as Waitress

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