The Apple family adjusts to life in a small Iowa town.

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1975   1974  

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 George Apple (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Barbara Apple (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Grandfather Aldon (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Paul Apple (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
Patti Cohoon-Friedman ...
 Cathy Apple (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
Eric Olson ...
 Steven Apple (28 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Patricia Apple / ... (16 episodes, 1974-1975)
Frannie Michel ...
 Patricia Apple (13 episodes, 1974)
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After years of experiencing the rat race of Los Angeles, George Apple, his wife Barbara and their four children move back to George's hometown of Appleton, Iowa, where adjusting to a new culture, new climate, new friends and a new pace are not as easy as they thought it would be. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

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Drama | Family

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10 February 1974 (USA)  »

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La maravillosa familia Apple  »

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(24 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja I (1992) See more »

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Loved it as a kid
20 July 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was in junior high when this played on TV. I watched the first episode and was hooked. I found the characters believable, the stories involving and watched every single episode that aired. Even the acting was good--Ronny Cox and especially Francis Lee McCain where like the parents I never had (my real parents were OK though:)). The episode I remember vividly was when a hurricane hit and the family had a variety of crisis's to deal with. Also this had a VERY young Kristy McNichol (who replaced Frannie Michel) and hottie Vincent Van Patten. I loved the show but I never want to see it again. I'd probably find it boring and corny now...but I have the nice memories of it to remember.


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