Ramona (1988 TV series)

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Created by Beverly Cleary
Starring Sarah Polley
Country of origin Canada
No. of episodes 10
Running time 30 min.
Production company(s) Ramona Productions
Atlantis Films
Original channel CBC
Original run September 10, 1988 – January 21, 1989

Ramona is a Canadian children's television series which followed the life of eight-year-old title character Ramona Quimby (Sarah Polley). It was based on the Ramona book series by Beverly Cleary.

The television series debuted on September 10, 1988, and its ten episodes spanned four months.

The TV series was released on video by Lorimar Home Video, but when Lorimar Home Video was acquired by Warner Communications, video releases were then released by Warner Home Video.

Eight-year-old Ramona Quimby (Sarah Polley) feels that no one really understands her. She's bright, imaginative, and according to her older sister, Beezus, a "pest". Every day she tries to find out more about herself and her world, with an optimism that only children possess. The series follows Ramona's adventures in school and at home as her family struggles with financial woes and the coming of a new baby.


Episode list[edit]

  1. "Squeakerfoot"
  2. "Mystery Meal"
  3. "Ramona The Patient"
  4. "Rainy Sunday"
  5. "Goodbye, Hello"
  6. "New Pajamas"
  7. "Ramona's Bad Day"
  8. "The Great Hair Argument"
  9. "The Perfect Day"
  10. "Siblingitis"

For further details on the episodes, see here.

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