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List of Week’s TV Shows Ratings With PM-Nielsens

November 7, 1990

NEW YORK (AP) _ Here are the prime-time TV ratings compiled by the A.C. Nielsen Co. for Oct. 29-Nov. 4. Top 20 listings include the week’s ranking, with full season- to-date ranking in parentheses, rating for the week, and total homes.

An ″X″ in parentheses denotes one-time-only presentation. A rating measures the percentage of the nation’s 93.1 million TV homes.

1. (1) ″Cheers,″ NBC, 22.4, 20.9 million homes.

2. (2) ″60 Minutes,″ CBS, 21.4, 19.9 million homes.

3. (3) ″The Cosby Show,″ NBC, 20.2, 18.8 million homes.

4. (27) ″Three Men and a Baby″ - ″NBC Sunday Movie,″ 19.9, 18.5 million homes.

5. (6) ″Designing Women,″ CBS, 19.1, 17.8 million homes.

5. (4) ″Roseanne,″ ABC, 19.1, 17.8 million homes.

7. (18) ″Murder, She Wrote,″ CBS, 18.8, 17.5 million homes.

7. (8) ″America’s Funniest Home Videos,″ ABC, 18.8, 17.5 million homes.

9. (7) ″Murphy Brown,″ CBS, 18.7, 17.4 million homes.

10. (10) ″America’s Funniest People,″ ABC, 18.0, 16.8 million homes.

11. (12) ″Unsolved Mysteries,″ NBC, 16.9, 15.7 million homes.

12. (16) ″In The Heat of the Night,″ NBC, 16.6, 15.5 million homes.

13. (15) ″L.A. Law,″ NBC, 16.3, 15.2 million homes.

13. (9) ″Empty Nest,″ NBC, 16.3, 15.2 million homes.

13. (22) ″Major Dad,″ CBS, 16.3, 15.2 million homes.

16. (X) ″NFL Monday Night Football: Los Angeles vs. Pittsburgh,″ ABC, 16.1, 15.0 million homes.

17. (10) ″The Golden Girls,″ NBC, 16.0, 14.9 million homes.

18. (20) ″Coach,″ ABC, 15.9, 14.8 million homes.

19. (47) ″Simpsons,″ Fox, 15.8, 14.7 million homes.

19. (12) ″Matlock,″ NBC, 15.8, 14.7 million homes.

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21. (12) ″Who’s the Boss?,″ ABC, 15.5.

22. (25) ″Full House,″ ABC, 15.3.

23. (21) ″Grand,″ NBC, 15.2.

24. (X) ″Evening Shade Special,″ CBS, 15.1.

25. (26) ″Family Matters,″ ABC, 15.0.

26. (16) ″Doogie Howser, M.D.,″ ABC, 14.7.

27. (23) ″Head of the Class,″ ABC, 14.6.

28. (X) ″Growing Pains Special,″ ABC, 14.3.

29. (40) ″83 Hours ’Til Dawn″ - ″CBS Sunday Movie,″ 14.2.

29. (30) ″Rescue: 911,″ CBS, 14.2.

31. (32) ″Fresh Prince of Bel Air,″ NBC, 14.0.

32. (24) ″A Killer Among Us″ - ″NBC Monday Movie,″ 13.9.

33. (29) ″Knots Landing,″ CBS, 13.8.

34. (32) ″Carol & Company,″ NBC, 13.5.

35. (32) ″Law and Order, NBC, 13.3.

36. (40) ″Perfect Strangers,″ ABC, 13.0.

37. (49) ″Hunter,″ NBC, 12.9.

38. (35) ″Married ... With Children,″ Fox, 12.6.

39. (37) ″Jake and the Fatman,″ CBS, 12.7.

40. (39) ″Married People,″ ABC, 12.3.

41. (44) ″Dallas,″ CBS, 12.2.

42. (40) ″Trials of Rosie O’Neill,″ CBS, 12.0.

43. (47) ″Macgyver,″ ABC, 11.9.

44. (56) ″In Living Color,″ Fox, 11.8.

45. (35) ″Beetlejuice″ - ″CBS Tuesday Movie,″ 11.2.

46. (43) ″20-20,″ ABC, 11.1.

47. (38) ″The Last ‘Best’ Year″ - ″ABC Sunday Movie,″ 11.1.

48. (55) ″thirtysomething,″ ABC, 10.6.

49. (46) ″Over My Dead Body,″ CBS, 10.5.

50. (61) ″Father Dowling Mysteries,″ ABC, 10.4.

51. (X) ″Beverly Hills Cop 2″ - ″CBS Special Movie,″ 10.3.

52. (61) ″Night Court,″ NBC, 10.1.

52. (54) ″Going Places,″ ABC, 10.1.

54. (49) ″Dear John,″ NBC, 9.9.

55. (68) ″Life Goes On,″ ABC, 9.8.

56. (59) ″American Dreamer,″ NBC, 9.7.

57. (59) ″Evening Shade,″ CBS, 9.5.

57. (56) ″Fanelli Boys,″ NBC, 9.5.

59. (61) ″WIOU,″ CBS, 9.3.

59. (65) ″Gabriel’s Fire,″ ABC, 9.3.

61. (65) ″Working It Out,″ ABC, 9.1.

61. (71) ″Young Riders,″ ABC, 9.1.

63. (69) ″Get A Life,″ Fox, 9.0.

64. (70) ″Bagdad Cafe,″ CBS, 8.9.

65. (77) ″Doctor, Doctor,″ CBS, 8.7.

66. (52) ″Flash,″ CBS, 8.6.

67. (74) ″Parenthood,″ NBC, 8.5.

68. (82) ″Quantum Leap,″ NBC, 8.2.

68. (64) ″Top Cops,″ CBS, 8.2.

70. (73) ″Midnight Caller,″ NBC, 8.0.

71. (79) ″Hogan Family,″ CBS, 7.6.

71. (79) ″Twin Peaks,″ ABC, 7.6.

73. (77) ″Babes,″ Fox, 7.4.

73. (86) ″Parker Lewis,″ Fox, 7.4.

75. (90) ″China Beach,″ ABC, 6.8.

75. (X) ″Story Behind The Story,″ NBC, 6.8.

77. (89) ″America’s Most Wanted,″ Fox, 6.6.

78. (84) ″Family Man,″ CBS, 6.5.

78. (92) ″True Colors,″ Fox, 6.5.

80. (75) ″Good Grief,″ Fox, 6.2.

81. (81) ″Cop Rock,″ ABC, 5.8.

81. (X) ″Peter Jennings’ Reporting: Abortion,″ ABC, 5.8.

83. (94) ″Totally Hidden Video,″ Fox, 5.6.

84. (93) ″Cops,″ Fox, 5.5.

84. (85) ″Lifestories,″ NBC, 5.5.

86. (87) ″Beverly Hills, 90210,″ Fox, 5.4.

87. (95) ″Haywire,″ Fox, 4.3.

88. (96) ″DEA,″ Fox, 3.6.

89. (97) ″Jimmy Reardon″ - ″Fox Night At the Movies,″ 3.2.

90. (99) ″Against the Law,″ Fox, 2.9.

91. (101) ″American Chronicles,″ Fox, 2.6.

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