Growing Pains 3 Seasons 1988
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1. Aloha, Part 1 Jason (ALAN THICKE) faces a near mutiny situation by his unhappy family when the vacationing Seavers are stranded on a rented boat miles from the shores of Maui. (Part 1 of 2)
2. Aloha, Part 2 Romance and relationships are highlighted as the Seaver family continues their vacation in the tropical paradise of Maui.
3. Taking Care Of Business Morals and friendships are tested when Mike (KIRK CAMERON) takes a job at a stereo store managed by a notorious troublemaker from his past.
4. Not Necessarily The News After being turned down for a job again and again, Maggie (JOANNA KERNS) thinks she wasn't meant to have a career. Maybe, she should just stay home and cook meals for the family.
5. Michaelgate Scandal erupts at Dewey High School after class clown Mike Seaver (KIRK CAMERON) is nominated for high school student body president.
6. Big Brother Is Not Watching Mike's (KIRK CAMERON) influence with Ben (JEREMY MILLER) is threatened when Carol (TRACEY GOLD) helps Ben manipulate their parents to help with the cost of a new bike.
7. A Star is Born When the girl he likes is chosen as leading lady in the high school play, Mike Seaver (KIRK CAMERON) auditions for leading man--and wins the part. He knows nothing about acting and can't recall his lines, but he loves rehearsing the kissing scenes.
8. Gone But Not Forgotten Burglars ransack the Seaver home and, more than just material belongings, steal the family's most valuable possession--their sense of safety and security.
9. Who's Zoomin' Who? The road to romance gets a little rocky for Carol Seaver and her boyfriend Bobby when her head is turned by a handsome new student. BRAD PITT guest stars.
10. This Is Your Life When Jason Seaver (ALAN THICKE) tells Ben (JEREMY MILLER) to face his tonsillectomy like a Seaver, Ben is ready to give up his family membership. Under anesthetic, he dreams that he's been replaced by a new, improved Ben.
11. Broadway Bound After starring in last year's hit play at Dewey High School, Mike Seaver (KIRK CAMERON) decides to skip the auditions for this year's production and head straight for Broadway stardom.
12. The Scarlet Letter When Carol Seaver (TRACEY GOLD) turns in an exam paper that she bluffed her way through because she didn't study and gets an A+ on it, she has serious doubts about the importance of grades and education.
13. Reason To Live Jason Seaver (ALAN THICKE) feels dispirited and useless until he meets a sad, scruffy young girl who needs his help.
14. Nasty Habits Mike (KIRK CAMERON) will do anything to put off doing his English paper, so Jason (ALAN THICKE) tries a bit of reverse psychology to motivate his son.
15. The Marrying Kind Jason and Maggie (ALAN THICKE and JOANNA KERNS) are shocked when Carol (TRACEY GOLD) announces her engagement to Bobby (KEVIN WIXTED).
16. State Of The Union Jason and Maggie (ALAN THICKE and JOANNA KERNS) drift further apart when Maggie's new job demands more and more of her time.
17. The Mom Who Knew Too Much Carol (TRACEY GOLD) is furious with Maggie (JOANNA KERNS) after she tells Jason (ALAN THICKE) one of Carol's most intimate secrets.
18. Great Expectations Without his parents' approval, Mike (KIRK CAMERON) flies to Los Angeles to surprise his Hawaiian girlfriend, Melia (KELLY ANN HU), while Carol (TRACEY GOLD), Ben (JEREMY MILLER), and his pal Boner (ANDREW KOENIG) cover for him.
19. Dance Fever, Part 1 Jason and Maggie chaperone a high school dance attended by Carol and Mike, and Ben goes in search of his manhood. (Part 1 of 2)
20. Dance Fever, Part 2 Jason and Maggie compete to see which of them is the better disc jockey at a high school dance; Ben continues his quest for manhood; Mike discovers he has values, and Carol learns to think for herself instead of going along with the crowd. (Part 2 of 2)
21. Bringing Up Baby Pregnant, tired and overworked, Maggie tries to muster the courage to tell her bossthat she's having a baby. Meanwhile, the Seaver children try to understand why they weren't consulted about this baby who's sure to change their lives.
22. The Obscure Objects of Our Desire, Part 1 Household objects about to be discarded in a garage sale come to life as they recall their history with the Seaver family. But can the family part with their once prized possessions? First of a two-part episode. (Part 1 of 2)
23. The Obscure Objects Of Our Desire, Part 2 Housecleaning turns up things from the family's past, and sparks memories. Second of a two-part episode.
24. How The West Was Won, Part 1 Coach Lubbock's contract is up at the end of the semester, and Mike decides to help him out by organizing a strike to keep him at Dewey High School. First of a two-part episode that was a pilot for the spin-off series "Just The Ten Of Us."
25. How The West Was Won, Part 2 After staging a sit-in to protest the firing of his favorite teacher, Coach Lubbock, Mike is suspended from school and the coach refuses to talk to him--blaming him for all his problems. Second of a two-part episode that was the pilot for the spin-off series…
26. Graduation Day Mike's graduation stirs memories from his proud parents, who recall his birth and first day of school. Carol loses her long-standing bet that her brother will never graduate.
|Genres||Comedy, Kids & Family|
|Starring||Alan Thicke, Joanna Kerns|
|Supporting actors||Kirk Cameron, Tracey Gold, Jeremy Miller, Sam Anderson, Judith Barsi, Patrika Darbo, Victor DiMattia, Kanin Guntzelman, Andrew Koenig, Jarrett Lennon, K.C. Martel, Viola Kates Stimpson|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Bought this for nostalgic purposes. I still get a kick out of mike but honestly I bought this so I could see the very bello Alan Thicke. What a looker! I wasn't disappointed.Published 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
Shot outside of a live audience, the way it should be1 Focusing on family, which few shows do now. Great characters we care about, with lessons to be learned.Published 9 months ago by Mark C. Meyers