Most Popular Titles With Howard Bendetson

1. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
30 min | Comedy
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A group of girls attending a boarding school experience the joys and the trials of adolescence under the guiding hand of housemother Edna Garrett. Later in the series, Mrs. Garrett is ... See full summary »

2. ALF (1986–1990)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.

3. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
30 min | Comedy
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A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants.

4. Newhart (1982–1990)
30 min | Comedy
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Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont. Dick is a how-to book writer, who eventually becomes a local TV celebrity as host of "... See full summary »

5. Coach (1989–1997)
30 min | Comedy, Sport
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Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes ... See full summary »

6. Alice (1976–1985)
30 min | Comedy
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A greasy-spoon diner in Phoenix, Arizona is the setting for this long-running series. The title character, Alice Hyatt, is an aspiring singer who arrives in Phoenix with her teenaged son, ... See full summary »

7. Love, Sidney (1981–1983)
30 min | Comedy
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A middle-aged gay artist shares his New York apartment with a single mother and her little girl.

8. Spencer (1984–1985)
30 min | Comedy
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9. Daddy Dearest (1993– )
30 min | Comedy
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10. A.L.F. (1987–1989)
30 min | Animation, Comedy
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The show was a prequel to ALF, depicting Alf's life back on his home planet of Melmac.

11. Checking In (1981– )
30 min | Comedy
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The misadventures of Florence Johnson, a hotel maid who was previously seen serving the Jeffersons.

12. A Very Retail Christmas (1990 TV Movie)
30 min
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13. The Martin Short Show (1994– )
30 min | Comedy
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14. Mutts (1988 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy, Family
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15. The Martin Short Show (1994– )
Episode: A Hippo Never Forgets (1994)
30 min | Comedy
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16. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: A Little Bit of Soap (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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ALF and Kate's mom are arguing about TV. Kate's mom thinks ALF's favorite soap opera, Midwest General, is sleaze, and shows him her favorite, One World to Hope For, which ALF thinks is ... See full summary »

17. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore: Part 2 (1985)
30 min | Comedy
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Alice gets an offer to sing with a country music group.

18. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Alice Sees the Light (1983)
30 min | Comedy
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Did Alice really see a real UFO?

19. Newhart (1982–1990)
Episode: Another Saturday Night (1989)
30 min | Comedy
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20. Newhart (1982–1990)
Episode: Apples, Apples, Apples (1988)
30 min | Comedy
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The town puts Michael in charge of the annual apple festival.

21. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Baby, You Can Drive My Car (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Lynn is going to a concert with her friend and is waiting to get the car for the evening... but Willie and Kate are late and the girls are in danger of being late for the concert. Then ... See full summary »

22. Checking In (1981– )
Episode: Boo Who? (1981)
30 min | Comedy
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One of the rooms on an upper floor of the hotel may have had a flute playing ghost check in! Florence and Lyle Block fearfully investigate.

23. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Border Song (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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ALF is now into gardening, which means he's turned over the entire Tanner's backyard. Willie has a problem at work: a lost Mexican boy is at his office and Willie is trying to track down ... See full summary »

24. Newhart (1982–1990)
Episode: Born to Be Mild (1990)
30 min | Comedy
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George, Jim, and Chester reform the Hooligans, their teenage gang, allow Dick, Michael, and Mr. Rusnak to join, and have a rumble with the similarly aged members of their old rivals, the Ruffians.

25. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Carrie on the Rebound (1983)
30 min | Comedy
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Mel's mother is depressed about her divorce.

26. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Come Fly with Me (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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ALF thinks he's won in a publisher's sweepstakes, but the actual truth is that he subscribed to "hundreds of magazines" (Willie probably exaggerates here)... The next leaflet ALF gets his ... See full summary »

27. Newhart (1982–1990)
Episode: Cupcake in a Cage (1989)
30 min | Comedy
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Stephanie ends up in jail after slapping a mall security guard during an emotional outburst brought on by her pregnancy hormones.

28. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue? (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Lynn is excited because "Scott" wants to keep all his band equipment in the Tanner's garage. Willie is not so excited. Lynn is interested in Scott and begs for Willie to allow Scott to keep... See full summary »

29. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Don't Play It Again, Elliot (1984)
30 min | Comedy
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Vera and Elliot receive a piano and Elliot won't stop playing it.

30. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
Episode: Doo-Wah (1985)
30 min | Comedy
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The girls go to an audition to perform as backup singers for El DeBarge.

31. Checking In (1981– )
Episode: Florence and the Salesman (1981)
30 min | Comedy
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Florence mis-understand the intentions of an elderly salesman. He's trying to make sales pitch to her but she thinks he's trying to "pitch some woo" with her.

32. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Footloose Mel (1984)
30 min | Comedy
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Mel throws out a bunch of break dancers whom he thinks are nothing but a gang of hoodlums.

33. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: For Your Eyes Only (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Alf becomes the friend of a lonely blind woman.

34. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Going Out of My Head Over You (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Brian has to lie to his friend who wants to come for a sleepover that the Tanner's basement is flooded, because ALF must be kept secret. Willie then tries to explain to Brian that lying is ... See full summary »

35. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
Episode: Grand Opening (1985)
30 min | Comedy
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Mrs. Garrett and the girls open a novelty shop called "Over Our Heads."

36. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Help Me, Rhonda (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Brian's 7th birthday is approaching and it gets ALF depressed, because he realizes he's never going to see his friends on Melmac again - he was finally going to get together with his true ... See full summary »

37. Newhart (1982–1990)
Episode: Homes and Jo-Jo (1989)
30 min | Comedy
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Joanna hosts a real estate TV show where her co-host tries to create sexual tension between the two of them.

38. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: I've Got a New Attitude (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Willie catches ALF from eating a box of chocolate that was to be a Valentine's Day present for Kate. This incites Willie to give ALF a lecture on how ALF does not respect private property ... See full summary »

39. The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
Episode: Into the Frying Pan (1985)
30 min | Comedy
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Mrs. Garrett and the girls decide to rebuild their store into an update version of a 1950s malt shop. Mrs. Garrett hires a good-looking young carpenter, named George Burnett, to help out, ... See full summary »

40. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: It Isn't Easy... Bein' Green (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Lynn has introduced ALF to rap music, much to Willie's dislike. Willie himself is making the final changes to Brian's song in the school pageant where the kids dress as vegetables. ... See full summary »

41. Alice (1976–1985)
Episode: Jolene and the Night Watchman (1983)
30 min | Comedy
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Jolene can't let down a guy who thinks that she is her girl.

42. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Jump (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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It's Willie's birthday. ALF gives him a box he found in the basement. It's full of photos from high school and college. There's also a menu, on the back of which Kate and Willie both made ... See full summary »

43. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Keepin' the Faith (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Gordon (A.L.F.) is insulted when the Tanners consider him a parasite, free-loader, sponger. He tries to make money to be less of a burden on the family, but puts Willie's VISA card over the... See full summary »

44. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: La Cuckaracha (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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An insect from Melmac has an unexpected reaction when exposed to earthly chemicals.

45. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Lookin' Through the Windows (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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There's a power blackout, so ALF is passing the time by watching the Tanners' neighbors, the Ochmoneks, who are fighting. By dinner time, the power has come back so the Tanners can have ... See full summary »

46. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Looking for Lucky (1986)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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Lucky is missing and the evidence suggests that ALF ate Lucky, although he claims to be innocent.

47. Coach (1989–1997)
Episode: Luthario (1993)
30 min | Comedy, Sport
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48. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Make 'em Laugh (1990)
24 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Alf thinks he's a stand-up comedian. NBC offers him a show, he's famous and rich and everybody loves him. In his dream he sends Willie and Kate to the attic, where they usually send him.

49. The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
Episode: Marathon Men (1980)
30 min | Comedy
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50. ALF (1986–1990)
Episode: Mother and Child Reunion (1987)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Kate's mother, who is not on warm terms with Willie, arrives for a surprise visit that forces the Tanners to lock ALF in the garage for "a few days". The problem is that ALF just can't ... See full summary »