It never seemed to quite be as funny as it should be and, because of that, the balance was off and the darkness kind of enveloped it, and it could never really emerge from that darkness and become what it should have been.
Because of the commencement of the first Gulf War, the second season's premiere was postponed one week.
The season comprised 12 episodes, and concluded its initial airing on June 26, 1991.
In addition to every episode from the two seasons, the DVD release features an episode from the third season that was held over, bonus material, including deleted scenes, inside looks, bloopers, and commentaries.
Four million copies of the DVD were sold by the end of the year, making it one of the best-selling DVDs of all time.
And you can see Jason Alexander push George from "a blatant Woody Allen impression", as the actor acknowledges, into a more offensive and hyperactive neurotic." The season introduced several characters who returned later on the show.
The episode "The Pony Remark" featured the second appearance of Helen and Morty Seinfeld, both of whom had previously appeared in the season 1 episode "The Stake Out". Series co-creators Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld wrote eight of the season's episodes.In the episode, Elaine bets against Jerry on the ease of buying a handgun to protect herself.In a subplot, Kramer returns from a vacation in Puerto Rico and tells Jerry and George he had sex with a flight attendant during the flight back.Even though season two started out with poor ratings, bringing the season to a two-month hiatus, the rest of the season was positively received by critics and was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards.A Seasons 1 and 2 DVD box set was released by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment in the United States and Canada on November 23, 2004, 13 years after it completed broadcast on television.After George tells him that he does not mind his dating Marlene, Jerry decides to pursue her.