James at 16 (1977–1978)
"James at 15" (original title)

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James, a daydreamer and photographer, must learn to cope with life as his father moves the family from Oregon to Boston MA. Though there is much humor here, the series dealt with many ... See full summary »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
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 James Hunter (21 episodes, 1977-1978)
Linden Chiles ...
 Paul Hunter / ... (21 episodes, 1977-1978)
Lynn Carlin ...
 Meg Hunter (21 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Sandy Hunter (21 episodes, 1977-1978)
Susan Myers ...
 Marlene (20 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Sly (20 episodes, 1977-1978)
Deirdre Berthrong ...
 Kathy Hunter (11 episodes, 1977-1978)
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James, a daydreamer and photographer, must learn to cope with life as his father moves the family from Oregon to Boston MA. Though there is much humor here, the series dealt with many serious problems (teenage alcoholism, virginity, pregnancy, venereal disease). Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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The home where James lived with his parents was a facade on the 20th Century Fox lot. In 1979, if one were to walk up the stairs and through the front door, one would have had the surreal experience of walking down stairs to ground level facing a soundstage about 50 feet in the distance. Upon entering this soundstage and walking several yards you would have found yourself on the pool deck of The Love Boat (1977). See more »

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James at fifteen.
13 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

growing up in the seventies, it was wonderful to have James at fifteen.although our lives did not mirror each others lives, the character of James, beautifully portrayed by (lance Kerwin), was a true comfort. the relationship with his parents, and kid sister was awesome, believable. lance was truly overlooked, his acting was spot on in all of his roles, i think i have seen them all. the show, James at fifteen ended much too soon, was sorry when lance stopped acting but his life now is much more rewarding, and we have his work to revisit and remember fondly. would love to see James at fifteen come out on DVD! or, TV land. James was a first of it's kind and would still stand up to todays boring or violence, sex filled "teen dramas". James at fifteen was the first of it's kind and still the best of it's kind, rock on James, wherever you are!


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