List of Family Ties episodes

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The following is an episode list of the NBC sitcom Family Ties. The series aired from September 22, 1982 to May 14, 1989, with a total of 168 episodes produced.

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired DVD release
Season premiere Season finale Time slot
1 22 September 22, 1982 (1982-09-22) April 11, 1983 (1983-04-11) Wednesday at 9:30-10:00 pm (EST)
(September 22, 1982 - March 16, 1983)
Monday at 8:30-9:00 pm (EST)
(March 28 - April 11, 1983)
September 20, 2007 (2007-09-20)
2 22 September 23, 1983 (1983-09-23) May 10, 1984 (1984-05-10) Wednesday at 9:30-10:00 pm (EST)
(September 23 - December 21, 1983)
Thursday at 8:30-9:00 pm (EST)
(January 5 - May 10, 1984)
October 9, 2007 (2007-10-09)
3 24 September 20, 1984 (1984-09-20) March 28, 1985 (1985-03-28) Thursday at 8:30-9:00 pm (EST) February 12, 2008 (2008-02-12)
Film September 23, 1985 (1985-09-23) Monday at 9:00-11:00 pm (EST) August 5, 2008 (2008-08-05)
4 24 September 26, 1985 (1985-09-26) May 8, 1986 (1986-05-08) Thursday at 8:30-9:00 pm (EST)
5 30 September 25, 1986 (1986-09-25) August 13, 1987 (1987-08-13) March 10, 2009 (2009-03-10)
6 28 September 13, 1987 (1987-09-13) May 1, 1988 (1988-05-01) Sunday at 8:00-8:30 pm (EST) April 9, 2013 (2013-04-09)
7 26 October 30, 1988 (1988-10-30) May 14, 1989 (1989-05-14) August 13, 2013 (2013-08-13)

Season 1 (1982/83)[edit]

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1 1 "Pilot" Asaad Kelada Gary David Goldberg September 22, 1982 (1982-09-22) 001
Father and son clash when Steven demands that Alex not accompany his new girlfriend to an elitist, restricted country club.
2 2 "Not With My Sister You Don't" Tony Mordente Lloyd Garver September 29, 1982 (1982-09-29) 004
With Steven and Elyse away for the weekend, Alex hosts a wild party and worries over Mallory going off with one of his womanizing friends.
3 3 "I Know Jennifer's Boyfriend" Michael Zinberg Gary David Goldberg October 6, 1982 (1982-10-06) 003
Because she is friends with a nerdy boy, Jennifer is teased at school. To stop the teasing, she decides not to be friends with him anymore.
4 4 "Summer of '82" Tony Mordente Michael J. Weithorn October 27, 1982 (1982-10-27) 007
At 17 years old, Alex loses his virginity to a college girl (Amy Steel), but is heartbroken when he finds her the next day with another guy.
5 5 "I Never Killed for My Father" Dick Martin Kimberly Hill November 3, 1982 (1982-11-03) 008
Steven's father (John Randolph) arrives for a visit, and announces that he is going to die.
6 6 "Give Your Uncle Arthur a Kiss" Will Mackenzie Lloyd Garver & Gary David Goldberg November 10, 1982 (1982-11-10) 012
When a family friend, "Uncle Arthur" visits the Keatons, he makes a pass at Mallory. One, by hugging and patting her on the behind and two, kissing her against her will. Shocked, she goes to Alex for advice.
7 7 "Big Brother is Watching" Alan Bergmann Ruth Bennett November 17, 1982 (1982-11-17) 013
As the new editor of the school paper, Alex learns of an algebra test cheating scandal that Mallory is involved in.
8 8 "No Nukes Is Good Nukes" Frank Bonner Ruth Bennett November 24, 1982 (1982-11-24) 009
Steven and Elyse are arrested on Thanksgiving when protesting nuclear arms, leaving the kids in the hands of Elyse's parents (Dick Sargent and Priscilla Morrill).
9 9 "Death of a Grocer" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn December 1, 1982 (1982-12-01) 011
Alex quits his job as a grocer at a local store to work at a bigger better grocery store to earn more money. But he doesn't enjoy it. Note: This episode marks the debut of Marc Price in the recurring role of Skippy Handleman.
10 10 "Have Gun, Will Unravel" Alan Bergmann Ruth Bennett December 8, 1982 (1982-12-08) 006
After their house is broken into, Steven and Elyse debate whether or not they should buy a gun to protect their home.
11 11 "A Christmas Story" Will Mackenzie Joanne Pagliaro December 15, 1982 (1982-12-15) 014
Snowed in for Christmas, Elyse and Steven remember the kids' births in flashbacks. Alex was born in Africa, Mallory was delivered by a crazy doctor, and Jennifer was born during the 1972 Presidential election.
12 12 "Oops" Tony Mordente Joanne Pagliaro December 22, 1982 (1982-12-22) 005
One of Mallory's friends reveals that she is pregnant, and asks Elyse for advice about what to do.
13 13 "Sherry Baby" Tony Mordente Barbara Hall January 12, 1983 (1983-01-12) 015
Mallory convinces Alex to go out with a Sorority girl in the hopes she'll invite her to join, but soon learns the girl was only using her to get to Alex.
14 14 "The Fugitive, Part 1" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn January 19, 1983 (1983-01-19) 016
When Elyse's brother Ned (Tom Hanks) arrives at the Keaton's for a surprise visit, his suspicious behavior prompts the family to investigate, and they find out he is on the run from the FBI for embezzling millions of dollars from his employers.
15 15 "The Fugitive, Part 2" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn January 26, 1983 (1983-01-26) 017
After Ned reveals that he embezzled the money to keep his employers from putting 1,800 workers out of a job, the Keatons initially sympathize with him and attempt to help him elude the FBI, but later try to convince him to turn himself in.
16 16 "Margin of Error" Tony Mordente Michael Russnow February 9, 1983 (1983-02-09) 018
Alex impersonates his father and uses the family's blue-chip stocks to play the market, and ends up losing a large sum of money.
17 17 "French Lessons" Tony Mordente Ruth Bennett February 16, 1983 (1983-02-16) 019
Mallory goes out on a date with her French tutor, Jeff, who seeks out romantic advice from Alex. Meanwhile, Steven tries to beat Alex in chess.
18 18 "I Gotta Be Ming" Sam Weisman Douglas Wyman February 23, 1983 (1983-02-23) 020
While Elyse raises money for an immigrants' education program, Alex tries to help by mentoring a Vietnamese boy named Ming.
19 19 "Suzanne Takes You Down" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett March 16, 1983 (1983-03-16) 010
Elyse offers her friend Suzanne a job as her assistant after Suzanne says she's unappreciated. However, Suzanne's new position causes friction in her home life.
20 20 "The Fifth Wheel" Andrew McCullough Ruth Bennett & Michael J. Weithorn March 28, 1983 (1983-03-28) 022
When Alex and Mallory argue about who should have to babysit Jennifer, Jennifer decides she's tired of being treated as a burden by her family and runs away.
21 21 "Stage Fright" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett & Michael J. Weithorn April 4, 1983 (1983-04-04) 021
Alex's school quiz team is forced to find a replacement for a sick teammate, and in an act of desperation, Alex decides to try and train Mallory to fill the spot.
22 22 "Elyse D'Arc" Michael Zinberg Michael J. Weithorn April 11, 1983 (1983-04-11) 002
Steven and Elyse clash when Elyse's busy schedule keeps them from spending time together.

Season 2 (1983/84)[edit]

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23 1 "Tender is the Knight" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett September 28, 1983 (1983-09-28) 023
Alex must contend with a childhood sweetheart (Talia Balsam) staying at the house, who is unlike any girl he's met—or liked—before. Note: First episode featuring a bearded Steven Keaton which he will keep for the remainder of the series. Michael Gross had grown the beard between seasons 1 and 2 while appearing in a Broadway production.
24 2 "The Homecoming" Sam Weisman Douglas Wyman October 12, 1983 (1983-10-12) 027
Mallory's boyfriend Jeff returns to Columbus and confesses to Alex that he hates Princeton, and is willing to do anything to get out of it—even ask Mallory to go steady with him.
25 3 "The Harder They Fall" Sam Weisman Rich Reinhart October 12, 1983 (1983-10-12) 026
Parent/Teacher Conferences at Alex and Mallory's school become interesting when both Steven and Elyse contend with a rude, insufferable teacher (Edward Edwards), whom Elyse punches for insulting her. Alex is upset when he finds out about it, particularly since a college recommendation hangs in the balance.
26 4 "This Year's Model" John Pasquin Susan Borowitz & Richard Raskind October 26, 1983 (1983-10-26) 032
Mallory enters herself and Elyse in a mother/daughter modeling contest but ends up regretting it when they win and Elyse steals her thunder.
27 5 "Not An Affair to Remember" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett & Gary David Goldberg November 2, 1983 (1983-11-02) 029
Steven's fidelity is put to the test when he learns that Stacy (Judith Light), an employee at the TV station, has a crush on him.
28 6 "Speed Trap" Sam Weisman Michael J. Weithorn November 9, 1983 (1983-11-09) 025
Obsessed with getting good grades to earn a college scholarship, Alex begins taking amphetamines so he can stay up late studying.
29 7 "Sweet Lorraine" Sam Weisman Alan Uger November 16, 1983 (1983-11-16) 031
Working at the school radio station, Alex sets himself up a blind date with a fellow music enthusiast (Carolyn Seymour), who turns out to be twice his age.
30 8 "Batter Up" Sam Weisman Lisa A. Bannick November 30, 1983 (1983-11-30) 028
Alex, the coach of Jennifer's peewee softball team, pushes his own sister too hard. It is up to Steven and Elyse to show Alex that being a coach is about more than winning and "doing what the coach says".
31 9 "A Keaton Christmas Carol" Will Mackenzie Story: Robert Caplain
Teleplay: Rich Reinhart
December 14, 1983 (1983-12-14) 037
Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" is adapted to the Keatons as a Scrooge-like Alex is enlightened of the meaning of the Christmas season by the Ghosts of Christmas Past (Jennifer) and Future (Mallory).
32 10 "To Snatch a Keith" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 21, 1983 (1983-12-21) 024
When family friends Richard (James Sutorius) and his son Keith (David Faustino) come for a visit, it is known that Richard has gone through a divorce. Upon arrival, Richard reveals that his ex-wife Cynthia (Donna McKechnie), is moving to California and taking Keith with her. Despondent when Cynthia is about to leave with Keith, Richard takes his son. Steven has to meet Richard at a bar to convince him that not only is taking Keith illegal, it's wrong to take "prisoners" in his "war" against Cynthia.
33 11 "Birthday Boy" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn January 5, 1984 (1984-01-05) 033
Alex's friends Neil (John Putch) and Doug (Crispin Glover) want to take him to West Virginia, where the drinking age is 18, for his birthday, but Elyse is opposed to this plan. Notes: Michael J. Fox and Crispin Glover would later star in Back to the Future together. John Putch also previously guest starred in the episode "Summer of '82" as the character Pete.
34 12 "Go Tigers" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn January 12, 1984 (1984-01-12) 036
Alex travels to Princeton University for a critical, yet coveted, admissions interview. At the same time, Mallory—who has accompanied Alex—learns that her old boyfriend, Jeff, has a new girlfriend and neglected to tell her. Mallory becomes so emotional that she interrupts Alex's interview. Alex is left to decide what is more important: family or college.
35 13 ""M" is for the Many Things" Will Mackenzie Lisa A. Bannick January 19, 1984 (1984-01-19) 038
Elyse is shocked by her soon-to-be-divorced mother's quick and free-spirited plunge into the singles world.
36 14 "Say Uncle" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett January 26, 1984 (1984-01-26) 039
Elyse's brother Ned (Tom Hanks) returns, hoping to put his life back on track by getting a job at the TV station. But after they learn that Ned blew the job interview by going in drunk, Steven, Elyse, and Alex try to convince him he has an alcohol problem.
37 15 "Ladies' Man" John Pasquin Alan Uger February 2, 1984 (1984-02-02) 040
Alex's attraction to a classmate, Deena Marx (Tracy Nelson) leads him to join the ERA movement, much to his parents' surprise. However, Alex soon learns that it's not a good idea to lie about what he believes in just to impress a girl.
38 16 "Ready or Not" Lee Shallat Ruth Bennett & Michael J. Weithorn February 9, 1984 (1984-02-09) 041
Mallory turns to Alex for advice when her new boyfriend tries pressuring her into having sex.
39 17 "Double Date" Will Mackenzie Douglas Wyman February 16, 1984 (1984-02-16) 044
Alex unwittingly makes two dates, Rachel Miller (Daphne Zuniga) and Jocelyn Clark (Jami Gertz) to the senior prom. He then has to figure a way out of this mess by escorting both girls to the big dance ... without telling the other.
40 18 "Lady Sings the Blues" Andrew McCullough Alan Uger & Michael J. Weithorn February 23, 1984 (1984-02-23) 042
Elyse's emotions run the gamut as she prepares to revive her folk singing career at the local nightclub.
41 19 "Baby Boy Doe" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett & Alan Uger March 8, 1984 (1984-03-08) 045
Skippy finds out he is adopted and asks for the Keatons' help to find his birth mother.
42 20 "The Graduate" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett & Lloyd Garver March 15, 1984 (1984-03-15) 043
Alex's sexist views are put to the test when he learns that he will be his class' salutatorian ... and that his girlfriend Rachel, will be the valedictorian.
43 21 "Diary of a Young Girl" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett May 3, 1984 (1984-05-03) 034
Jennifer fears the worst when she goes in for a tonsillectomy. In the first of several flashback episodes, Jennifer recalls past encounters with each of her family members and how they were resolved.
44 22 "Working At It" Sam Weisman Lloyd Garver May 10, 1984 (1984-05-10) 030
Elyse struggles to juggle a new job and home life, which leads to further family problems.

Season 3 (1984/85)[edit]

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45 1 "The Gambler" Will Mackenzie Alan Uger & Michael J. Weithorn September 20, 1984 (1984-09-20) 046
During an architects' convention in Atlantic City, Elyse succumbs to the lures of gambling.
46 2 "Here We Go Again" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett & Alan Uger September 27, 1984 (1984-09-27) 047
Elyse contacts her doctor when she feels ill, and discovers she is pregnant again. The family all feel strongly against it at first, until they realize how good it could be.
47 3 "Little Man on Campus" John Pasquin Michael J. Weithorn October 4, 1984 (1984-10-04) 050
Alex enters college as a freshman and finds out there is more to college than being smart when faced with a difficult professor.
48 4 "Love Thy Neighbor" Will Mackenzie Teleplay: Alan Uger & Michael J. Weithorn
Story: Rich Reinhart
October 11, 1984 (1984-10-11) 054
Jennifer looks forward to hanging out with Scott again when he returns to Columbus for a visit, but is disappointed to learn that he is more interested in Mallory than her.
49 5 "Keaton and Son" Will Mackenzie Lissa Levin October 18, 1984 (1984-10-18) 052
Steven is excited to have Alex working with him and begins planning their future together, but Alex tries to convince his dad that he has other goals.
50 6 "Fabric Smarts" Will Mackenzie Lloyd Garver October 25, 1984 (1984-10-25) 048
Mallory is enjoying working at a fashion boutique, but she is so caught up in it her grades begin to slip.
51 7 "Hotline Fever" John Pasquin Marc Lawrence November 1, 1984 (1984-11-01) 055
Alex and an old school rival, James, are teamed to man Leland's suicide hotline. They have to put their differences aside when a young man calls the hotline, threatening to kill himself.
52 8 "4 Rms Ocn Vu" Lee Shallat Alan Uger & Lawrence Uger November 8, 1984 (1984-11-08) 057
While Steven and Elyse are away for the weekend, Mallory drives the car into a light-pole. In need of quick cash for repairs, Alex rents out the house to guests for a big University Homecoming Game. The plan works only too well; he and his sisters end up double- and triple-booking every room in the house, earning enough money to fix a dozen cars. But when Steven comes home early, hospitality at "Keaton Manor" comes to a (literally) screeching halt.
53 9 "Best Man" John Pasquin Alan Uger November 15, 1984 (1984-11-15) 051
Alex worries that he's losing his best friend when Doug announces that he intends to marry his girlfriend, and the resulting friction between them threatens to make Alex's fears come true.
54 10 "Lost Weekend" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett & Michael J. Weithorn November 22, 1984 (1984-11-22) 049
Steven and Elyse plan a special last weekend before the baby arrives, but their kids have other ideas.
55 11 "Don't Kiss Me, I'm Only the Messenger" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett November 29, 1984 (1984-11-29) 053
Skippy asks for Alex's help to ask a girl out, but the girl ends up falling for Alex instead.
56 12 "Help Wanted" Will Mackenzie Ruth Bennett & Michael J. Weithorn December 6, 1984 (1984-12-06) 056
As Elyse's pregnancy enters its final trimester, Steven hires a housekeeper named Karen Nicholson (Geena Davis) to take care of the housework. Karen soon proves to be ditzy and incompetent, but that doesn't stop Alex from falling for her. Note: Michael J. Fox and Geena Davis would later star in Stuart Little together.
57 13 "Karen II, Alex 0" Lee Shallat Lloyd Garver & Michael J. Weithorn December 13, 1984 (1984-12-13) 058
Alex, wanting to get into Leland's Alpha Phi Epsilon fraternity, tries to talk Karen into accompanying him to a fraternity event after his date cancels. Karen balks at first, but later decides to go. She has a good time ... until she runs into an old flame.
58 14 "Oh Donna" Will Mackenzie Alan Uger January 3, 1985 (1985-01-03) 060
Alex is a stand-in at a Lamaze class for a pregnant, single, college coeds. Alex's natural over-enthusiasm gets the best of him as he envisions nurturing a relationship with a girl named Donna and her unborn child, and leading it into marriage and a family. It takes Elyse to set him straight ... and even alert him to the possibility that Donna may not want to keep the baby.
59 15 "Auntie Up" John Pasquin Lawrence H. Levy January 10, 1985 (1985-01-10) 059
Mallory's beloved Aunt Trudy (Edith Atwater) suffers a fatal heart attack. Mallory falls into a deep depression, but matters are compounded when the family brushes her off to tend to what they feel are more important matters.
60 16 "Philadelphia Story" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn January 17, 1985 (1985-01-17) 061
While doing a term paper for history class on colonial times, Alex suffers from writer's block and falls asleep. In a dream, Alex becomes a Philadelphia stable boy who, with his friend Skipford (Marc Price in character as Skippy), experience the events leading to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Michael Gross doubles as a Steven Keaton-inspired Thomas Jefferson.
61 17 "Birth of a Keaton, Part 1" Will Mackenzie Lloyd Garver January 24, 1985 (1985-01-24) 062
The Keatons, including a very pregnant and about-due Elyse, prepare for the annual WKS telethon. Alex, Mallory and Jennifer are beyond disgusted at having to participate and make their feelings known, even at risk of offending Steven, who tries to juggle running the telethon from home while dealing with a plumbing problem. Things become even more complicated when Elyse goes into labor while singing a song live on the air.
62 18 "Birth of a Keaton, Part 2" Will Mackenzie Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger January 31, 1985 (1985-01-31) 063
The rush is on to get Elyse to the hospital to deliver her child, except there is a major blizzard striking Columbus, meaning she may have to deliver her baby at WKS. As the storm continues, Steven, Skippy, and the Keatons' plumber, Bud, struggle to get to the station in Bud's van.
63 19 "Cry Baby" Sam Weisman Bruce David & Bruce Helford February 7, 1985 (1985-02-07) 064
The new baby's arrival has been hard on the Keatons, with everyone going without sleep. Jennifer has taken the bundle of joy the hardest, eventually screaming that she hates the baby and wishes it had never been born. Now the family have to decide how they can properly balance their time with the new baby and not alienate Jennifer.
64 20 "Don't Know Much About History..." Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence & Michael J. Weithorn February 14, 1985 (1985-02-14) 065
Rival tutors Alex and James both fall for an attractive coed they are tutoring. Their ill will toward one another explodes at a poetry reading, and they continue to verbally spar.
65 21 "Bringing Up Baby" Andrew McCullough Rich Reinhart February 21, 1985 (1985-02-21) 067
With two careers, three bickering children and one demanding baby, Steven and Elyse can't seem to find any time for each other. But when they do finally take the time for a quiet evening alone, they find that they actually miss all of the chaos.
66 22 "Cold Storage" Lee Shallat Marc Lawrence March 7, 1985 (1985-03-07) 066
Skippy accidentally locks himself in the basement with Mallory while the rest of the Keatons are away. The two clash at first over Skippy's unrequited feelings for Mallory, but she realizes that, despite his quirks, he has been a good friend to her.
67 23 "Remembrances of Things Past" Sam Weisman Gary David Goldberg & Alan Uger March 28, 1985 (1985-03-28) 068/069
Steven is summoned home after learning of his father's death. For Steven, it is a bittersweet trip back in time as he recalls not-so-fond memories of his father (told in flashback form). He also quarrels with his brother, Rob, who was closer to his parents than Steven ever was.

Film (1985)[edit]

The television film Family Ties Vacation aired two nights before the start of season four. The movie was later split into four individual episodes when the series entered syndication.

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"Family Ties Vacation" Will Mackenzie Gary David Goldberg, Michael J. Weithorn, Alan Uger, Marc Lawrence September 23, 1985 (1985-09-23)
The Keatons take a vacation to England where they get mixed up in international intrigue.

Season 4 (1985/86)[edit]

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68 1 "The Real Thing, Part 1" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn September 26, 1985 (1985-09-26) 074
Alex becomes attracted to Ellen Reed (Tracy Pollan), a college freshman, while trying to pursue another girl. It turns out the attraction is mutual, but their relationship is complicated by Ellen's engagement to another student.
69 2 "The Real Thing, Part 2" Will Mackenzie Michael J. Weithorn October 3, 1985 (1985-10-03) 075
As Ellen prepares to leave town to marry her fiance Dennis, both she and Alex must decide whether or not they really care about each other.
70 3 "Mr. Wrong" Will Mackenzie Alan Uger October 17, 1985 (1985-10-17) 073
Mallory brings home her new boyfriend, Nick Moore (Scott Valentine), who looks to be exactly the type of guy Steven and Elyse hoped their daughter wouldn't get involved with.
71 4 "Designated Hitter" John Pasquin Stephen J. Curwick October 24, 1985 (1985-10-24) 070
Jennifer defends her boyfriend from the attacks of a bully (Danny Nucci) with complications. In the subplot, Alex is devastated when Mallory scores higher than him on an IQ test.
72 5 "Don't Go Changin'" Asaad Kelada Marc Lawrence October 31, 1985 (1985-10-31) 079
Alex changes his personality to impress Ellen's artsy friends. As a subplot, Steven balks at having to go to Elyse's book club meetings during football games.
73 6 "The Old College Try" Barbara Schultz Ruth Bennett November 7, 1985 (1985-11-07) 076
Mallory upsets Elyse when Mallory announces she is not going to college.
74 7 "My Tutor" Sam Weisman Jace Richdale November 14, 1985 (1985-11-14) 080
To help him with math, Alex hires a tutor who he later learns is a fourteen-year old named Eugene (River Phoenix). Eugene then falls for the younger Jennifer. However, he soon realizes it's a mistake when Jennifer acts her age and embarrasses him at a party. The subplot has Steven working tirelessly on the family budget.
75 8 "Mr. Right" Sam Weisman Alan Uger November 21, 1985 (1985-11-21) 081
Nick decides that he wants to impress Steven and Elyse and enlists the help of Alex, who turns Nick into a clone of himself.
76 9 "Just One Look" Andrew McCullough Teleplay: Gary David Goldberg & Michael J. Weithorn
Story: Paul Wolff
December 5, 1985 (1985-12-05) 082
Steven's old college buddy Richard Schofield (Robert Desiderio) comes to town. Steven then learns that Elyse and Richard were previously in a relationship, which sends him into a jealous rage.
77 10 "How Do You Sleep?" John Pasquin Marc Lawrence December 12, 1985 (1985-12-12) 083
Alex has trouble sleeping, and his problems affect the whole family, much to their displeasure.
78 11 "You've Got a Friend" John Pasquin Ruth Bennett December 19, 1985 (1985-12-19) 085
Alex and Mallory catch a young girl, Jessie (Martha Plimpton), stealing from the store where Mallory works, but instead of turning her in, Mallory decides to help the girl and befriend her. However, Jessie may not be ready to accept Mallory's offer.
79 12 "Nothing But a Man" Will Mackenzie Teleplay: Jean Kraynak Brinck
Story: Jurgen M. Wolf
January 2, 1986 (1986-01-02) 086
Steven gets a long awaited promotion at the TV station, but his long work hours cause him to miss dinners (and just about everything else) with the family, even private time with Elyse. Meanwhile, Alex is dismayed when the only toy Andy will play with is a doll Ellen gave him.
80 13 "The Disciple" Will Mackenzie Rich Reinhart January 9, 1986 (1986-01-09) 089
Alex helps Jennifer with her speech project, but Alex's intellect takes over the whole assignment, so that Jennifer's school is very impressed with the finished project but Jennifer does not understand a word of it herself.
81 14 "Where's Poppa" Will Mackenzie Susan Borowitz & Marc Lawrence January 16, 1986 (1986-01-16) 090
Alex sets up a reunion with Ellen and her father, Franklin (Ronny Cox), who was absent for most of Ellen's childhood.
82 15 "Fool for Love" Lee Shallat Marc Lawrence January 23, 1986 (1986-01-23) 091
Skippy refuses to let go of feelings for Mallory, despite her dating Nick.
83 16 "Checkmate" Sam Weisman Michael J. Weithorn January 30, 1986 (1986-01-30) 092
Alex competes in the Chess match finals against Russia's top player, Ivan Rozmirovich (Albert Macklin). However, things start to go awry when Alex figures out that his opponent is attempting to throw the match.
84 17 "Engine Trouble" John Pasquin Ruth Bennett February 6, 1986 (1986-02-06) 093
When Alex and Elyse have to walk home after the car breaks down, they decide they should take a class in mechanics, but Alex soon turns it into a battle of the sexes. Meanwhile, Steven continuously denies that he is ill, although it clearly shows.
85 18 "A Word to the Wise" Will Mackenzie Susan Borowitz & Marc Lawrence February 13, 1986 (1986-02-13) 087/088
The Keatons reminisce in flashbacks to Ellen about Alex's previous shenanigans and faux-pas, although Alex becomes concerned Ellen won't want to see him anymore.
86 19 "Art Lover" Andrew McCullough Bruce Helford February 20, 1986 (1986-02-20) 094
Mallory becomes suspicious when a wealthy and beautiful older woman (Christine Belford) takes a special interest in Nick's artistic creations.
87 20 "Teacher's Pet" John Pasquin Marc Lawrence March 2, 1986 (1986-03-02) 095
Alex gets a position as an assistant professor at the college and convinces Ellen to enroll in the class that he is teaching. In the subplot, Steven wants to enroll a too-young Andrew into preschool, which Elyse opposes.
88 21 "My Buddy" Sam Weisman Alan Uger March 6, 1986 (1986-03-06) 096
Steven has to learn to accept that Jennifer is growing up. The only way he can get any time with her is to take her to her Sunflower Girls meeting, where he sticks out like a sore thumb. Meanwhile, Alex goes out early on a Saturday to fight a traffic ticket he feels he didn't deserve.
89 22 "Once in Love with Elyse" Sam Weisman Michael J. Weithorn May 1, 1986 (1986-05-01) 097
Elyse must deal with Paul (Peter Scolari), a young architect associate who has fallen in love with her.
90 23 "Paper Chase" Sam Weisman Susan Borowitz May 8, 1986 (1986-05-08) 098
Mallory faces the possibility of not graduating high school unless she passes a tough final exam. Note: This was the last episode featuring Tracy Pollan as Ellen Reed, although she will appear in the season 5 2-part episode "It's My Party", which was originally produced for Season 4.

Season 5 (1986/87)[edit]

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91 1 "Be True to Your Preschool" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence September 25, 1986 (1986-09-25) 100
Steven and Elyse enroll 4-year old Andrew in preschool, but it soon becomes clear that Alex objects to the school's values of sharing and cooperation. First appearance: Brian Bonsall as Andrew Keaton.
92 2 "Starting Over" Steven Robman Alan Vejar October 2, 1986 (1986-10-02) 103
Ellen breaks up with Alex and leaves for France. Distraught, Alex tries coping by re-entering the dating scene too soon ... and meeting a girl that looks very much like Ellen.
93 3 "The Freshman and the Senior" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett & Marc Lawrence October 9, 1986 (1986-10-09) 104
Mallory is teamed with 66-year-old Margaret Hollings (Julie Harris) on a college sociology project. Meanwhile, Alex is very interested to know what Steven and Elyse have written in their wills.
94 4 "My Back Pages" Sam Weisman Ruth Bennett October 16, 1986 (1986-10-16) 099
Steven's old college roommate comes for a visit and reveals he wants to re-launch their old magazine.
95 5 "Beauty and the Bank" Asaad Kelada Stephen J. Curwick October 30, 1986 (1986-10-30) 105
Alex gets his dream job at the Harding Trust, only to find out his boss is an attractive woman (Melinda Culea).
96 6 "Mrs. Wrong, Part 1" Sam Weisman Alan Uger November 6, 1986 (1986-11-06) 101
Nick and Mallory's relationship is about to head in a new direction ... down the aisle and to the altar. When Steven and Elyse refuse to give their blessing to the young couple, Mallory rebels by stating her intention for her and Nick to elope.
97 7 "Mrs. Wrong, Part 2" Sam Weisman Alan Uger November 13, 1986 (1986-11-13) 102
The Keatons learn that Nick and Mallory are about to elope and try to stop the young couple from making a mistake. As every trick in the book fails, Nick and Mallory conspire to leave in the pre-dawn hours for New Jersey to marry. With Alex following behind, will the young couple eventually realize that they are taking things too quickly?
98 8 "The Big Fix" John Pasquin Michael J. Weithorn November 17, 1986 (1986-11-17) 084
Elyse plays matchmaker when she tries to fix up a lonely colleague with her neighbor's daughter (Terry Farrell).
99 9 "My Brother's Keeper" Asaad Kelada Susan Borowitz November 20, 1986 (1986-11-20) 107
Alex gets Skippy an interview with the Grant chapter of his fraternity, only to find out they plan to make Skippy the butt of a humiliating practical joke.
100 10 "High School Confidential" Mark W. Travis Ruth Bennett December 4, 1986 (1986-12-04) 112
In order to teach an art class at the local youth center, Nick must get his high school diploma with help from Alex and Mallory.
101 11 "Paper Lion" Peter Baldwin Wendy Aaron December 11, 1986 (1986-12-11) 106
Alex works on an important paper with his Economics professor, only to find out that their hypothesis is wrong. His professor goes ahead with plans to present the paper anyway.
102 12 "My Mother, My Friend" Lynn Hamrick Kate Boutilier December 18, 1986 (1986-12-18) 113
Mallory brings home a friend who has more in common with Elyse than Mallory herself. Mallory then becomes jealous of the attention her mom lavishes on the girl.
103 13 "O'Brother, Part 1" Sam Weisman Alan Uger January 8, 1987 (1987-01-08) 108
Steven's brother, Rob, with whom he has a strained relationship, arrives with news that he and his wife, Maureen (Julie Cobb), have filed for divorce.
104 14 "O'Brother, Part 2" Sam Weisman Alan Uger January 15, 1987 (1987-01-15) 109
Tensions rise as Rob's wife, Maureen, tells a different version of their separation.
105 15 "Higher Love" Debbie Allen Susan Borowitz January 22, 1987 (1987-01-22) 116
Mallory begins to fall for the leader of her poetry group.
106 16 "Architect's Apprentice" Steven Robman David Tyron King January 29, 1987 (1987-01-29) 117
Nick convinces Steven to let him enter a contest to pick the sculpture for the newly remodeled lobby of WKS.
107 17 "A Tale of Two Cities, Part 1" Peter Baldwin Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger February 5, 1987 (1987-02-05) 114
Alex and his boss, Rebecca, travel to Chicago for the Midwestern Banking Convention. Back home in Columbus, there is talk of remodeling the kitchen.
108 18 "A Tale of Two Cities, Part 2" Peter Baldwin Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger February 12, 1987 (1987-02-12) 115
During the convention, Rebecca has a few too many drinks and embarrasses both herself and Alex.
109 19 "Battle of the Sexes" Andrew McCullough & Sam Weisman Stephen J. Curwick February 19, 1987 (1987-02-19) 110/111
This episode looks back on the competitions between the Keaton men and women.
110 20 "Band on the Run" Andrew McCullough Susan Borowitz & Marc Lawrence February 26, 1987 (1987-02-26) 118
Jennifer and her band, The Permanent Waves, try out for the homecoming dance at Leland College. They do so well Alex sees a chance to make money, and convinces them to let him be their manager.
111 21 "Keaton vs. Keaton" Sam Weisman Stephen J. Curwick March 5, 1987 (1987-03-05) 123
Alex and Mallory compete for a new $2,500 WKS scholarship.
112 22 "A, My Name is Alex" Will Mackenzie Gary David Goldberg & Alan Uger March 12, 1987 (1987-03-12) 119/120
Alex's close friend, Greg (Brian McNamara), is killed in a car accident, and Alex begins seeing a therapist as he struggles to deal with Greg's death. Notes: This two-part episode won the 1987 Emmy for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series. In 1997, TV Guide ranked this episode number 68 on its '100 Greatest Episodes of All Time' list.[1]
113 23 ""D" is for Date" Sam Weisman Susan Borowitz March 20, 1987 (1987-03-20) 122
Jennifer plays dumb in order to date a good-looking jock named Tim (Wil Wheaton).
114 24 "Love Me Do" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence April 30, 1987 (1987-04-30) 121
Skippy falls in love with Amy, a friend of Mallory's. Meanwhile, Steven plans a surprise birthday party for Elyse.
115 25 "The Visit" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger May 7, 1987 (1987-05-07) 124
Elyse's sister, her obnoxious husband (Stuart Pankin), and their bratty children come for a visit. Note: The obnoxious son is played by Jeff Cohen, who played the annoying kid with the clapping hands hat in the episode "4 Rms Ocn Vu".
116 26 "Matchmaker" Barbara Schultz Bruce David & Bruce Helford July 23, 1987 (1987-07-23) 072
Mallory—having recently broken up with Rick (rather than Nick, this episode was filmed 2 years prior and breaks continuity)—comes home after yet another disastrous date. Alex, determined to get Mallory to forget Rick and find her a boyfriend, uses Jennifer's computer to snare the perfect guy. But how will Alex respond when Mallory doesn't like the guy the computer chooses for her?
117 27 "It's My Party, Part 1" Asaad Kelada Susan Borowitz August 6, 1987 (1987-08-06) 077
Jennifer, desperately seeking popularity, wants to make some new friends, and ends up falling in with a group of snobbish rich girls.
118 28 "It's My Party, Part 2" Asaad Kelada Susan Borowitz August 13, 1987 (1987-08-13) 078
Jennifer begins spending more and more time with her new "cool" friends, which leads to serious repercussions when she stays out past curfew, begins disrespecting her parents and is caught skipping school, prompting Steven and Elyse to ground Jennifer indefinitely.

Season 6 (1987/88)[edit]

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119 1 "The Last of the Red Hot Psychologists" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence September 13, 1987 (1987-09-13) 126/127
Alex meets Lauren Miller (Courteney Cox), a psychology major at Leland College, and the two become friends ... then much more ... when Alex participates in Lauren's study of overachievers. Also, Andy goes to his first day of Kindergarten and Jennifer goes to her first day of high school.
120 2 "Dear Mallory" Sam Weisman Alan Uger September 20, 1987 (1987-09-20) 125
Mallory is hired as advice columnist for the Columbus Shopper's Guide.
121 3 "The Other Woman" Asaad Kelada Susan Borowitz September 27, 1987 (1987-09-27) 130
Andrew feels ignored when Alex begins spending time with Lauren at the expense of brotherly bonding sessions.
122 4 "Dream Date" Andrew McCullough Katie Ford October 4, 1987 (1987-10-04) 129
Jennifer uses a nerdy boy who has a crush on her as a stepping stone to win the heart of a teen heartthrob.
123 5 "Super Mom" Matthew Diamond Alan Uger October 18, 1987 (1987-10-18) 132
Elyse must choose between working on a prestigious architectural account or spending time with her family.
124 6 "Walking On Air" Andrew McCullough Katie Ford October 25, 1987 (1987-10-25) 131
Steven gets a reluctant Mallory a new job at WKS. Meanwhile, Alex leads the rest of the family on a cereal-sponsored search contest for $5,000.
125 7 "Invasion of the Psychologist Snatchers" Matthew Diamond Marc Lawrence November 1, 1987 (1987-11-01) 133
Alex becomes insecure of Lauren's visiting ex-boyfriend.
126 8 "The Way We Were" Will Mackenzie Gary David Goldberg November 8, 1987 (1987-11-08) 128
The Keatons get a first-hand lesson on Alzheimer's disease when Aunt Rosemary (Barbara Barrie) comes to visit and behaves erractically.
127 9 "Mister Sister" Kent Bateman Susan Borowitz November 15, 1987 (1987-11-15) 134
Nick gets a job as the janitor at Mallory's sorority house, which leads to friction between them. Meanwhile, Steven and Alex try to teach Andy basketball.
128 10 "Citizen Keaton" Sam Weisman Susan Borowitz & Marc Lawrence November 22, 1987 (1987-11-22) 135
Mallory runs for student body president of Grant College, and Alex agrees to be her campaign manager.
129 11 "Father Time, Part 1" Sam Weisman Alan Uger November 29, 1987 (1987-11-29) 136
After Rob and Maureen finalize their divorce, Rob and his children, Marilyn and Jonathan (Tammy Lauren and Blake Soper), visit the Keatons. It soon becomes clear that Marilyn is having a very tough time dealing with the divorce, and her emotions quickly implode on the Keatons.
130 12 "Father Time, Part 2" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 6, 1987 (1987-12-06) 137
Steven and Rob fear the worst after Marilyn fails to come home after her date.
131 13 "The American Family" Sam Weisman Katie Ford December 13, 1987 (1987-12-13) 138/139
Lauren does a term paper on the typical American family, culling memories from the Keatons on their past.
132 14 "Anniversary Waltz" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 16, 1987 (1987-12-16) 035
Steven and Elyse argue for a week about their upcoming 20th anniversary party, leading the kids to remind them of their love for each other.
133 15 "Miracle in Columbus" Lynn Hamrick Rob Okun December 20, 1987 (1987-12-20) 141
Alex gets a job as a mall Santa, where he finally gets the spirit of Christmas after he hears a young girl's wish for her father to come home.
134 16 "The Play's the Thing" Debbie Allen Diane Dixon January 10, 1988 (1988-01-10) 140
Steven tries to stage a radical play he wrote in the '60's, but Elyse is reluctant to play the lead role.
135 17 "The Spirit of Columbus" Sam Weisman Charles J. Schlotter January 17, 1988 (1988-01-17) 143
Nick sells one of his sculptures and so Alex starts to believe that Nick's art is worth something. So he makes Nick make 35 more of them to sell.
136 18 "The Blues Brother" Matthew Diamond Burt Pretlusky January 24, 1988 (1988-01-24) 142
Alex encourages former blues musician Eddie Dupree (Brownie McGhee) to come out of retirement.
137 19 "Read It and Weep, Part 1" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger February 7, 1988 (1988-02-07) 144
It's book report time in Jennifer's American Literature class, and instead of going along with her classmates and do a report on books concerning Yogi Berra, she chooses "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn". The problem: The book is on the school's banned book list for its use of racial slurs. Jennifer is warned by her stern high school principal (Bibi Besch) not to review the book or face serious consequences, but she stands her ground and gets suspended.
138 20 "Read It and Weep, Part 2" Sam Weisman Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger February 14, 1988 (1988-02-14) 145
Jennifer fights her suspension as the fate of her book report—and the status of "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" being on the school's banned book list—are left in the hands of the court system.
139 21 "Quitting Time" Matthew Diamond Susan Borowitz February 21, 1988 (1988-02-21) 147
When Lauren quits work on her psychology thesis, Alex begins to find her less interesting.
140 22 "Spring Reminds Me" Matthew Diamond Katie Ford February 28, 1988 (1988-02-28) 146
Evelyn Mitchum (Constance McCashin), a former neighbor and mother of Mallory's childhood best friend Rosalie, who had committed suicide, visits the Keatons and reveals that she still has difficulty coping. Meanwhile, Steven unearths his old kit of magic tricks and starts driving the family crazy with them.
141 23 "The Boys Next Door" Sam Weisman Trish Vrandenberg March 6, 1988 (1988-03-06) 148
Elyse's nerdy high school friend visits in hopes that she will be his date to the class reunion.
142 24 "Sign of the Times" Asaad Kelada Matthew Monaher March 13, 1988 (1988-03-13) 150
Andy becomes friends with a new student who is deaf. But when the other kids start teasing him, Andy decides not to talk.
143 25 "Return of the Native" John Pasquin Lloyd Garver March 20, 1988 (1988-03-20) 071
Cousin June (Danielle von Zerneck) returns to the United States after three years abroad in England. She has lots to tell, but the entire family has stories of their own.
144 26 "Father, Can You Spare a Dime?" Andrew McCullough Ben Cardinale & Peter Schreider May 1, 1988 (1988-05-01) 149
Nick is hurting for money after he is rejected for a bank loan, but he doesn't think his estranged father (Dan Hedaya) is the right person to lend him money either.

Season 7 (1988/89)[edit]

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145 1 "It Happened One Night" Matthew Diamond Marc Lawrence October 30, 1988 (1988-10-30) 154
Steven, Elyse, and Andy go camping and Jennifer, Alex, and Mallory stay home. After realizing they should have gone with them, Jennifer, Alex, Nick, and Mallory head to the campground. But the car breaks down in the middle of nowhere and they must camp outside.
146 2 "Designing Woman" Matthew Diamond Katie Ford November 6, 1988 (1988-11-06) 155
Mallory gets a job a fashion designing store but finds out her co-worker is stealing her designs.
147 3 "Truckers" Andrew McCullough Shannon Gaughan November 13, 1988 (1988-11-13) 156
Alex feels neglected when Andy would rather spend time with Nick's nephew rather than with him.
148 4 "Beyond Therapy" Sam Weisman Katie Ford November 27, 1988 (1988-11-27) 158
Lauren encourages Alex to join a therapy group to express his feelings more.
149 5 "Heartstrings, Part 1" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 4, 1988 (1988-12-04) 151
Steven suffers a major heart attack in the living room of his home. At the hospital, the Keatons pass the time in two ways: recalling when Steven and Elyse met and supporting Mr. Meyers and Mrs. Hobart (Richard Kuss and Christina Pickles), whose spouses are also suffering from heart-related health issues.
150 6 "Heartstrings, Part 2" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 11, 1988 (1988-12-11) 152
Steven's surgery goes longer than expected, but spirits are lifted when Mr. Meyers' wife pulls through her surgery successfully. Just minutes later, the Keatons get a scary reminder of what still might be when Mrs. Hobart's husband suddenly dies, even after it had appeared that his health had improved greatly.
151 7 "Heartstrings, Part 3" Sam Weisman Alan Uger December 18, 1988 (1988-12-18) 153
Steven recovers from surgery and returns home, but is terrified of his future. In the end, Elyse has to put her own fears aside to help calm Steven's and help him adjust to life after his heart attack.
152 8 "Basic Training" Sam Weisman Susan Borowitz January 1, 1989 (1989-01-01) 157
Desperately seeking direction in life, Skippy decides to enlist in the Army. But is the Army the best career path for him? Meanwhile, Steven is not allowed to eat fattening foods because of his recent heart attack.
153 9 "Deja Vu" Matthew Diamond Susan Borowitz January 8, 1989 (1989-01-08) 160
Jennifer starts dating Mallory's ex-boyfriend's younger brother, Josh. But when Mallory finds out that Josh wants to follow in his brother's footsteps, she thinks that he will dump Jennifer just like Jeff dumped her.
154 10 "Nick's Best Friend" Sam Weisman Katie Ford January 15, 1989 (1989-01-15) 159
Nick is reunited with his old dog Scrapper after his mother moves into an apartment that does not allow pets. But after the dog is struck by a car and critically injured, Nick is forced to make a heart-wrenching decision.
155 11 "Get Me to the Living Room on Time" Sam Weisman Matthew Monaher January 29, 1989 (1989-01-29) 161
Andy becomes friends with two senior citizens at a retirement home, Joseph and Eva. Steven decides to make them the focus of his new documentary. While the documentary is being recorded, Joseph proposes to Eva, who accepts. But Joseph's son, David, does not approve of their marriage.
156 12 "The Job Not Taken" Andrew McCullough Marc Lawrence February 5, 1989 (1989-02-05) 162
When Alex's friend, Paul Corman, gets Alex a job, Paul gets fired. Alex starts to feel guilty, so he quits.
157 13 "The Wrecker's Ball" Sam Weisman Douglas Wyman February 12, 1989 (1989-02-12) 163
When the first building Elyse designed faces the wrecking ball, the entire family rallies behind her attempts to block the demolition.
158 14 "My Best Friend's Girl" Sam Weisman Bruce Helford February 19, 1989 (1989-02-19) 165
Lauren tries to play matchmaker for Skippy as a favor to Alex, but Skippy ends up falling in love with her. Steven and Elyse both think they can teach Jennifer to drive better, so they compete.
159 15 "'Til Her Daddy Takes the T-Bird Away" Matthew Diamond Susan Borowitz February 26, 1989 (1989-02-26) 166
Mallory's plans to buy a car from Nick's father's used car lot are stalled when Steven refuses to co-sign her loan.
160 16 "Simon Says" Matthew Diamond Katie Ford March 5, 1989 (1989-03-05) 164
Jennifer and Simon get jobs at a fast food restaurant.
161 17 "All in the Neighborhood, Part 1" Matthew Diamond Ruth Bennett March 12, 1989 (1989-03-12) 167
When a longtime African-American co-worker of Steven's moves into the neighborhood with his family, tensions rise over the fear of falling property and home values. Things come to a boil when the new neighbors' home is vandalized.
162 18 "All in the Neighborhood, Part 2" Matthew Diamond Ruth Bennett March 19, 1989 (1989-03-19) 168
The Keatons and their neighbors are pressed into action after their new neighbors' home is vandalized. Through the process, the neighbors really get to know one another, as deep-seated feelings of racism begin to surface in the neighborhood.
163 19 "They Can't Take That Away From Me, Part 1" Matthew Diamond Marc Lawrence April 2, 1989 (1989-04-02) 171
Alex becomes attracted to a young music student named Marty (Jane Adams) even though he is still dating Lauren.
164 20 "They Can't Take That Away From Me, Part 2" Matthew Diamond Marc Lawrence April 9, 1989 (1989-04-09) 172
Alex must choose between Lauren and Marty.
165 21 "Rain Forests Keep Falling on My Head" Rita Rogers Bruce Helford April 16, 1989 (1989-04-16) 173
When Jennifer becomes obsessed with saving the environment, she makes everybody use things that are not a hazard. Steven and Elyse suggest she see the school counselor.
166 22 "Wrap Around the Clock" Matthew Diamond Katie Ford April 23, 1989 (1989-04-23) 169/170
The Keatons look back on pleasant memories while filling in Andy's time capsule.
167 23 "Mr. Keaton Takes a Vacation" Sam Weisman Shannon Gaughan May 7, 1989 (1989-05-07) 174
Steven finally expresses his true feelings about Nick when he moves in with the family for a week.
168 24 "Alex Doesn't Live Here Anymore" Sam Weisman Susan Borowitz, Katie Ford, Marc Lawrence & Alan Uger May 14, 1989 (1989-05-14) 175/176
When Alex lands his dream job in New York, everyone (except Elyse) is delighted for him. At the end of the show, the cast and the show's creator Gary David Goldberg come out for a final curtain call. Note: In 2011, the entire two-part finale was ranked #24 on the TV Guide Network special, TV's Most Unforgettable Finales.[2]

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  1. ^ TV Guide Book of Lists. Running Press. 2007. p. 186. ISBN 978-0-7624-3007-9. 
  2. ^ "TV's Most Unforgettable Finales" – Aired May 22, 2011 on TV Guide Network

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