Picks and Pans Review: The Popcorn Kid
updated 03/30/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 03/30/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST
From Newhart's creator comes a series with the same gentle, impish and hilarious imagination. On Newhart you get Larry, Darryl and Darryl. Here you get "lyrical cheerleading"—My Way to a pompon beat. Popcorn is supposed to be about four good teens working in a grand old movie house. But what it's really about is laughs.