The Dal-List: 10 Classic Clashes Between J.R. and Pam

The confrontation between J.R. and Pamela (Larry Hagman, Julie Gonzalo) in “Venomous Creatures,” one of this week’s new “Dallas” episodes on TNT, was an instant classic. The scene demonstrated how Gonzalo can hold her own against the legendary Hagman, but it also evoked memories of J.R.’s showdowns with the original Pam (Victoria Principal). Here’s a look at […]

Dallas Scene of the Day: ‘Not Like We Used To’

In “Love and Marriage,” a third-season “Dallas” episode, Jock (Jim Davis) finds Miss Ellie (Barbara Bel Geddes) on the Southfork patio, gazing at the night sky. JOCK: You all right, Miss Ellie? Get you a sweater or something? ELLIE: No, Jock. Thanks. JOCK: Well, it’s getting kind of nippy out. Be winter soon. ELLIE: Too […]

Critique: ‘Dallas’ Episode 44 – ‘Love and Marriage’

In “Dallas’s” second-season episode “Black Market Baby,” Pam gets upset when Bobby declares he doesn’t want her to get a job. She memorably tells him, “Sometimes you show a lot of your daddy’s cussedness – and this is one of those days.” This is another. Throughout “Love and Marriage,” Bobby fights with Pam because he believes […]