NewsRadio 5 Seasons 1998
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1. Bill Moves On The WNYX staff mourns Bill's death.
2. Meet the Max Louis Dave is persuaded to hire Bill's old friend to fill his job.
3. Lucky Burger Matthew tries to get Max fired as Lisa goes undercover to expose an unhealthy restaurant.
4. Noise Jimmy's efforts to get Dave to relax backfire.
5. Flowers for Matthew Joe's new smart drink has amazing effects on Matthew's intelligence.
6. Jail Jimmy is accused of being the legendary hijacker, D.B. Cooper.
7. The Lam As Jimmy heads for Dave's boyhood home to hide, Dave tries to recover the evidence that will implicate him in the D.B. Cooper hijacking.
8. Clash of the Titans Though Jimmy manages to avoid being convicted of hijacking, he discovers his corporate empire is no longer his to control.
9. Boston As Dave works on an inspirational video for an old high school teacher, Lisa's speech impediment brings up the truth about her working class roots.
10. Spooking Rapping Crypt Beth and Jimmy square off over employee profit sharing; Matthew accuses Lisa of being in league with the Devil.
11. Stinkbutt As Dave defends Beth and Joe's lobby artwork, Max accuses Jimmy's new personal security consultant of being an imposter.
12. Assistant Dave and Joe both woo Lisa's new assistant; Jimmy converts the men's bathroom into an exclusive private club.
13. Apartment Jimmy enlists the staff to decide who gets a new apartment -- Lisa, Dave or Max.
14. Towers As Jimmy sets out to create a legacy for himself, a thirtieth birthday cause Matthew to rebel.
15. Hair As Joe uses hypnotism to cure Jimmy's fear of hippies; Beth and Max work to spoil Lisa's new dog.
16. Wino Despite being broken by Jimmy, a homeless Johnny Johnson returns to claim Lisa as his bride.
17. The Wedding Lisa's and Johnny's wedding is disrupted by he is arrest for stealing the wedding ring.
18. Ploy Max pretends to quit in order to get Beth's attention.
19. Padded Suit Lisa tries to talk Dave out of firing someone; Jimmy plots to do away with Mother's Day.
20. Freaky Friday Jimmy and Matthew switch jobs for a day.
21. Retirement Jimmy takes everyone by surprise by announcing his retirement.
22. New Hampshire After moving to New Hampshire, a lonely Jimmy asks the station's staff to join him.
|Starring||Dave Foley, Stephen Root|
|Supporting actors||Andy Dick, Maura Tierney, Vicki Lewis, Joe Rogan, Jon Lovitz|
|Network||Sony Pictures Home Entertainment|
|Producers||Julie Bean, Bernie Brillstein, Kell Cahoon, Brad Grey, Alan J. Higgins, Sam Johnson, Josh Lieb, Chris Marcil, Drake Sather, Tom Saunders, Paul Simms, Kent Zbornak|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
While season 5 is not quite as good as the previous 4 seasons, I still have to give it the full 5 stars.
SNL alum and former friend of Hartman, Jon Lovitz stepped in to play Bill MacNeil's former friend and radio personality cohort.
There was no commentary for "Bill Moves On," and it seemed as though the producers and writers had run out of things to say.
Sad start to Season 5, but a great tribute to one of the best comedic actors, Phil Hartman. Even in a sad episode, the writers still capture Bill McNeil's character perfectly with... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Mark M.
packaged beautifully -- good dvd's and quality.--really love this show.and I miss it very much. Highly recommedc it.It has Bill Moves On and NoisePublished 7 months ago by Sacred Chapel
Love this show. Crazy Funny. I wish they had not canceled it. Create group of actors all in one show.Published 11 months ago by Irritated-in-Seattle
It skips and sticks and is a horrible quality. I didn't watch it until it was too late to return.Published 13 months ago by J. Craft
I think after Phil Hartman died. He took all the comedy with him. The Fifth season was bad. The actors just gave up and didn't know what to do. They were still in mourning.Published 16 months ago by K. J. Moore
WE HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR THIS PARTICULAR SEASON OF NEWS RADIO FOR YEARS WITH OUT MUCH SUCCESS.
WHEN IT ARRIVED DAYS BEFORE THE DUE DATE WE WERE VERY PLEASED.