This was how I first learned about the 1920's era. They must live in small, cramped space station orbiting the earth. It aired on ABC from March 4, 1983 to April 1983. E.G. Stars: Stars: Anthony Daniels, Set almost 100 years after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in the U.S.S. Live TV Room light sensor automatically monitors and adjusts your picture brightness according to light conditions. In the near future, a human cop and his alien partner fight crime and discrimination in Los Angeles. It's been bugging me for months. 30 min Ya hear that Paramount!! | So, in steps John Moore (Jim McMullan) Security Chief for Delos, it's his job to stop Quaid. Marla Pennington, Joining them in their fight to stop car thieves is Officer Samantha Jensen (a young Michelle Pfeiffer). While ABC had publicized it heavily, audiences didn't seem to notice it once it came on the air and it was pulled from the schedule after filming only eight episodes, seven of which were shown. Lisa Jane Persky was Dottie, the ever faithful secretary. Nine episodes were planned, but only four were ever filmed, those and the 90 minute pilot movie. Shaun Cassidy, who gained teen idol status as Joe Hardy on The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries, took on the role of Dave Stohler, a guy who loved bicycle racing in the series Breaking Away inspired by the 1979 feature film of the same name. Judson Scott, Parts I remember: * In the airport, the daughter and the son playing, they are close to the bomb. 45 min He took the idea for the series to ABC because he had done Baretta for them, but they weren't interested, much to his disappointment. 1980 Portable Color TV Price: $589.95 Description Attractive wood grain high-impact plastic cabinet has rounded corners for a modern look. There was no dialogue in the show. with Jonathan Schmock...might have been a spinoff from 'Double Trouble', in the mid-80s. In "Bright Eyes", ... See full summary », Stars: Craig Charles, What would critics know, or ratings, listen to the people, and you will realise that people do like these series, no one asks their opinions, and quite frankly there are a lot of series that got cancelled for no other reason than production, or big wigs making the rules. Some shows should never have been made or just left on the storyboard or as a fare flung idea. I would like to add the show small wonder to this list. This is a compilation of mostly national television ads that aired during the early and mid-1980s. The series co starred Gedde Watanabe (who reprises his role from the movie), Stephen Lee and Clint Howard. Jared Martin, By the way, I read all the Ellery Queen books way before the show appeared. and admitted that he was actually thrilled that the show was cancelled because he said it lacked any real spark and had no comedy to it. Stars: The show was produced by Glen A. Larson who never seemed to get a lot of respect from critics. Stars: I have to admit, looking at this website kinda makes me sad and long for those days again. Pat Mills from East Chicago, Indiana on July 08, 2015: Short lived ones from the decade include Police Squad, All Is Forgiven, The Duck Factory, and The Famous Teddy Z. Notable guest stars: Denny Miller, Christopher Connelly, George Takei, Rene Auberjonoi. Stephen Liska, 70 min This really was a great show and should be released on DVD! Robert Blake was Father Noah "Hardstep" Rivers a priest at St. Dominic's parish is a tough east LA neighborhood. Jon Cypher, The series was fun to watch, even if it wasn't anything special. Ceri Seel, Gregory Sierra, Prunella Gee, Surprised it didn't last long. Many critics have dubbed the 1950s as the Golden Age of Television. I'm not sure if this was even a series or just a pilot. In the darkness, the realized are being follow, so the man covers a natural hole in the ground using four stones in every corner, then dust at the center. Cassidy didn't see the film before beginning to work on the series as he didn't want to allow his take on Dave Stohler to be influenced by the way Dennis Christopher portrayed the character in the film. !Automan when it first came out, and recently was able to get the DVD, it was great, such happy memories and a fun series. Events January. Maureen Flannigan, What about the short lived series "The Four Seasons" which was a take-off from the successful movie? There was a pilot of a new show that was a take off of the Burns and Allen shows. It may have been a very short lived. that had a good looking young sheriff. The 1980âs brought major changes and competition in the portable television market. It was popular enough to inspire a short lived TV series that starred Jerry Reed as J.D. This 13 episode series starred Desi Arnaz, Jr. as Walter Nebicher, a computer expert who worked for the police department as a programmer. Both were pretty good shows. Glory Miller (author) from USA on February 01, 2019: Youtube is a great source for finding lost and forgotten treasures when it comes to vintage TV. In 1912, Quentin E. Deverill, an eccentric expatriate American professor, uses his unique skills to solve mysteries in London. Posing as his cousin and keeping her ... See full summary », Stars: Courteney Cox was Gloria Dinallo, a teenage girl who had the power of telekinesis and whose mother was locked away in a mental hospital. Maggie Briggs (Suzanne Pleshette) worked for the financially troubled New York Examiner and in order to try to turn around their finances, the paper wanted a new look and they figured adding a new feature called Modern Living would just what they needed. There was a show in the early 80's where a husband and wife solved crimes, they owned a restaurant and one of them was a journalist. The series co starred Tim Russ and Jane Badler and was produced by Glen A. Larson who said he envisioned it as being a cross between Gunsmoke and The Road Warrior. Thrown into another dimension, a family must keep ahead of a tyrannical state's hunters while searching for a way home. Teen idol Rex Smith starred as Jess Mach, an amateur dirt-bike racer and ex police officer who was chosen to test an all-terrain attack motorcycle. The show may have even been called San Bernardino. Sven-Ole Thorsen, I remember watching Street Hawk. The Highwayman was an adventure series that aired on NBC beginning March 4, 1988 and lasted until May 6, 1988. Gretchen Corbett, | It went on like that for a while...it seemed so funny at the time. Anyone remember an 80s TV show set in a bar in San Bernardino? Comedy, Sci-Fi. William Lucking, Loretta Haywood, this is for Goofy....the shhow is called Kolcheck The Night Stalker. I have been trying to think of a name of a show that was about firemen. 45 min Hi everyone. By 1970, TV stations and networks raked in $3.6 billion in ad revenues; today, that figure is over $60 billion. Philip Akin, @anonymous: Loved "Man From Atlantis" was awesome. James Cranna, | By autumn of that year, most of the evening schedules on all four networks had been filled, and sets began appearing in more â¦ The series may have done a little better than it did, if it hadn't been caught up in the 1980 Screen Actors Guild strike which prevented it from going into production until late in the fall. Whew! Kevin Peter Hall was Dr. Elvin "El" Lincoln a towering giant who had the ability to shrink to small sizes. Trevor Cooper, The 1980s were an era defined by conservative politics, the rise of computer technology and the end of the Cold War, as well as 1980s fashion and music. :). Adventure, Sci-Fi. Do any of you remember a show on ITV in the late 80's called Squire or The Squire? I also liked the Powers of Matthew Star as has been mentioned in the comments. | Robin Ellis, Still, it's a memory itch I'd like to scratch. Stars: Marshall, The series lasted from September 13, 1987 until January 8, 1988 with 12 episodes. Learn more on HISTORY.com. The cast included with Swayze as Bandit, Tracy Scoggins as Tracy, Kurtwood Smith as Captain Scanlon, Paul Mones as J.T., Randy Brooks as Eagle, Robert Thale as Dancer, James Luisi as Lt. Marciano, Brain Tochi as Dragon and Fausto Bara as Gaucho. 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