1989 Fall TV Schedule

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1.
Alien Nation (1989 TV Series)
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A flying saucer crashed in the Mojave Desert and its inhabitants turned out to be alien slaves, bred to be super intelligent and strong... (60 mins.)
“ FOX ” - raisleygordon
 
2.
America's Funniest Home Videos (1989 TV Series)
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Viewers from around America send in home videos with comedic moments. (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
3.
Baywatch (1989 TV Series)
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A cadre of attractive lifeguards patrol a crowded recreational beach. (60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
4.
Booker (1989 TV Series)
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Dennis Booker, an ex-cop, is hired by the US office of a large Japanese company to investigate some suspect insurance claims... (60 mins.)
“ FOX ” - raisleygordon
 
5.
Chicken Soup (1989 TV Series)
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“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
6.
Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989 TV Series)
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A teenaged genius deals with the usual problems of growing up: having a girlfriend, going to parties... (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
7.
Family Matters (1989 TV Series)
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Long-running Perfect Strangers spin-off series centering on the Winslow family and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
8.
The Famous Teddy Z (1989 TV Series)
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Ted Zakalokis' family has a bakery and it has always been assumed that he would one day work there. But that's not what he wants to do... (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
9.
Free Spirit (1989 TV Series)
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Winny Goodwin is an immortal witch (a la "Bewitched") reluctantly sent Earthward to do pro-bono work with a mortal American family. (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
10.
Hardball (1989 TV Series)
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Charlie Battles is a veteran cop who was about to be assigned a desk job. When he is teamed with a hotshot, Kaz Kaczierowski. Together, they team up, constantly being at odds over how to handle criminals. (90 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
11.
Homeroom (1989 TV Series)
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Gentle soul Darryl Harper leaves the fast paced world of advertising for teaching fourth grade which his medical student wife Vicki supports... (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
12.
Island Son (1989 TV Series)
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Dr. Daniel Kulani, a prominent internist, returns to Hawaii to give back to the culture he was raised in. He joins a health group that includes surgeon Kenji Fushida, clinic manager Margaret Judd, plus residents Metzger and McGrath. (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
13.
Life Goes On (1989 TV Series)
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A TV-series about the life of the Thatchers, especially "Corky", that has Down syndrome but goes to ordinary school ("mainstreaming)... (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
14.
Living Dolls (1989 TV Series)
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This show is a spin-off of "Who's the Boss?" Charlie Briscoe is a friend of Samantha Micelli's, who needs a new home...
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
15.
Major Dad (1989 TV Series)
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Major John MacGillis is a conservative, by-the-book, die-hard Marine. Polly Cooper is a pacifistic, liberal journalist... (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
16.
Mancuso, FBI (1989 TV Series)
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Nick Mancuso, the FBI agent from the mini-series, Favorite Son is back. This time in a series wherein he fights for justice, while having to deal with elements in his own government who sometimes oppose him. (60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
17.
The Nutt House (1989 TV Series)
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This short-lived comedy dealt with the day to day lives of the staff and (rare) guests in a New York hotel that had fallen on hard times. (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
18.
Open House (1989 TV Series)
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This short-lived series focuses on Linda Phillips' real-estate office and her interaction with her co-workers, including her main rival Ted Nichols. (30 mins.)
“ FOX ” - raisleygordon
 
19.
A Peaceable Kingdom (1989 TV Series)
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Recently widowed Rebecca Cafferty accepts a job as managing director of the Los Angeles County Zoo. She and her three children... (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
20.
The People Next Door (1989 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
21.
Rescue 911 (1989 TV Series)
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William Shatner hosts this television show, featuring dramatic reenactments of situations leading to emergency calls to 9-1-1. (60 mins.)
“ CBS

Originally aired as specials at the end of the previous season. ” - raisleygordon
 
22.
Sister Kate (1989 TV Series)
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A nun, whose vocation has traditionally provided assignments to cultured settings, is assigned to an orphanage inhabited by a motley group of children. (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
23.
Snoops (1989 TV Series)
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Chance Dennis is a criminology professor, his wife, Micki, works for the state depsrtment. They live in Washington... (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
24.
Top of the Hill (1989 TV Series)
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Thomas Bell's father is a congressman but poor health forces him to resign, so Thomas decides to run for his father's vacated position and wins... (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
25.
Wolf (1989 TV Series)
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Tony Wolf, a San Francisco cop, is framed on a drug charge by the criminals he has been pursuing. Thrown off the force... (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
26.
The Young Riders (1989 TV Series)
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The adventures of the riders of the Pony Express. (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon