California Fever (1979– )

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Vince and Ross are suburban Los Angeles teenagers enjoying disco, surfing, cars and the rest of the Southern California lifestyle. Musical Vince runs an underground radio station and mechanical Ross is into custom cars.

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 Rick (10 episodes, 1979)
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 Ross Whitman (10 episodes, 1979)
Jimmy McNichol ...
 Vince Butler (10 episodes, 1979)
Michele Tobin ...
 Laurie Newman (10 episodes, 1979)
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Vince and Ross are suburban Los Angeles teenagers enjoying disco, surfing, cars and the rest of the Southern California lifestyle. Musical Vince runs an underground radio station and mechanical Ross is into custom cars.

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25 September 1979 (USA)  »

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We're Cruisin  »

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13 segments were produced,but only 10 aired before CBS gave the order to pull the plug in mid-December 1979. See more »

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I saw this show once. ONCE.
21 April 2005 | by (McDonough, GA) – See all my reviews

Outside of featuring an actor from "Kids from C.A.P.E.R.", Cosie Costa, I don't know why I chose to watch this, but I was fifteen and not as hip as you, I guess.

The leads had a band in this episode. While riding in their car the quartet decides to call themselves "Four on the Floor". Their song had lyrics that seemed only to repeat the phrase, "Are you satisfied? Satisfied!"

In any case, there is a rival band called "Rest Room", an instrumental band who are not only awful, but with a name like that, we are obviously meant to dislike. Why else would a band call itself "Rest Room"? For that matter, the title of the series is rather vague, too. It seems that it was named only to make for snappy ad copy("Catch California Fever on CBS!"). Late but not lamented.

McNichol was better served in "Soap".


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