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Episode List


Season 3

7 Sep. 1979
Hit Man/The Swimmer
A man whose underwear business is failing wants to be killed so that his family can collect on his life insurance; and a former swimmer who was paralyzed in a car wreck searches for a cure for her condition.
14 Sep. 1979
Goose for the Gander/The Stuntman
A diner owner whose restaurant is to be razed for a new highway wants to win a cooking contest to raise the money to relocate her business; and a retired stuntman hopes to reconcile with his estranged son, also a stuntman, who is about to attempt a life-threatening stunt for a movie.
21 Sep. 1979
Tattoo: the Love God/Magnolia Blossoms
Tattoo asks Roarke to grant his fantasy of being a "love god", which Roarke takes literally; and two women want to experience the days of the Civil-War-era South.
5 Oct. 1979
Baby/Marathon: Battle of the Sexes
Tattoo decides to adopt the orphaned infant son of a native islander he knew well; and two women want to win the Fantasy Island Marathon so they can use the publicity and prize money to save the floundering barbell-manufacturing plant they work at.
19 Oct. 1979
The Chain Gang/The Boss
A man joins a chain gang to get information that he hopes will clear his father's name; and a woman wants to be The Big Boss of a corporation.
27 Oct. 1979
The Red Baron/Young at Heart
A Wisconsin locksmith wants to take part in World War I; and a 50-year-old librarian wants to be half her age for a weekend.
3 Nov. 1979
The Wedding
Roarke is set to marry the love of his life, but Tattoo overhears a conversation that suggests the man who grants others' fantasies may not be able to realize his own.
10 Nov. 1979
Tattoo's Romance/Handy Man
A selfish and bitter woman takes advantage of Tattoo's attraction to her niece to try to make the girl a country-music star; and a witness to a gangland killing seeks refuge from his would-be killers in an orphanage.
17 Nov. 1979
Nobody's There/The Dancer
A klutzy private eye hopes for the opportunity to solve her very first case; and a wealthy Texan wants to meet the ballerina who inspired him to success.
24 Nov. 1979
The Pug/Class of '69
A boy wants to see his father win the heavyweight boxing championship; and a woman seeks revenge on a former classmate who humiliated her in front of the entire school.
1 Dec. 1979
The Victim/The Mermaid
A woman disregards Roarke's severe warnings and dates her dream man, only to wind up one of his stable of sex slaves; and a college professor, hoping to make a significant scientific discovery, saves the life of a mermaid who tries to tempt him away from his crumbling marriage.
8 Dec. 1979
The Cheerleaders/Marooned
Two best friends want to be cheerleaders for a professional football team; and a truck driver wants to be shipwrecked on a deserted island with his favorite movie star.
15 Dec. 1979
The Inventor/On the Other Side
A professor hopes to unleash a revolutionary preservation formula and receive acclaim for it; and a widow hopes to finally contact her dead husband after twenty-five years of fruitless attempts.
22 Dec. 1979
The Look Alikes/Winemaker
A man finds himself in the dangerous world of gambling when he changes places with his double, and Tattoo promises a nun that she'll win the wine tasting content before he discovers her wine is undrinkable.
12 Jan. 1980
Unholy Wedlock/Elizabeth
A young man gets into trouble in his quest to marry his fiancée; and a woman needs Roarke's help to defeat a dangerous ghost.
19 Jan. 1980
Rogues to Riches/Stark Terror
A man is determined to lose himself in the eighteenth century, despite the entreaties of his lawyer partner who tries to entice him back with the promise of a lucrative business deal; and a young woman, rendered mute by her mother's death, wants to find out whether she was responsible.
26 Jan. 1980
PlayGirl/Smith's Valhalla
Sick of male chauvinism, a woman wants to turn the tables and treat men as the objects; and a man asks for a chance to perform a truly heroic rescue.
2 Feb. 1980
Aphrodite/Dr. Jeckyll and Miss Hyde
A very picky man is looking for the perfect woman; and a stern psychologist asks Roarke's help in understanding what attracts women to bad men, in the hope of rescuing her younger sister from the clutches of a creep.
9 Feb. 1980
The Swinger/Terrors of the Mind
A middle-aged divorced man wants to be the swinging single he didn't get to be in his younger days; and a young woman requests the power to see into her future.
1 Mar. 1980
Nona/One Million B.C.
A blind detective wants his sight back so he can complete his search for a missing actress; and two women want to return to a time of old-fashioned chivalry in men and daintiness in women.
8 Mar. 1980
Jungle Man/Mary Ann and Miss Sophisticate
An unemployed actor wants a last chance to play the role that made him famous; and an acclaimed ventriloquist is afraid her marionette has been taking over some of her personality traits.
10 May 1980
My Fair Pharaoh/The Power
A woman yearns to immerse herself in the world of Egyptian queen Cleopatra; and a man asks Roarke for the power of telekinesis.
17 May 1980
Eagleman/Children of Mentu
A widowed businessman wants to become his estranged son's favorite comic-book superhero to get the boy's attention; and a journalism student seeks out the story that will make her career.

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Episode Cast | Rated Episodes (by date / vote)| TV Schedule

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