IMDb > "Fast Times" (1986)

"Fast Times" (1986) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1986-


Overview

User Rating:
6.1/10   86 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Down 1% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Writer:
Allen Rucker (developed by)
Contact:
View company contact information for Fast Times on IMDbPro.
Seasons:
1
Release Date:
5 March 1986 (USA) See more »
Genre:
NewsDesk:
User Reviews:

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 13 of 14)

Claudia Wells ... Linda Barrett (7 episodes, 1986)

Courtney Thorne-Smith ... Stacey Hamilton (7 episodes, 1986)
James Nardini ... Brad Hamilton (7 episodes, 1986)

Dean Cameron ... Jeff Spicoli (7 episodes, 1986)

Patrick Dempsey ... Mike Damone (7 episodes, 1986)
Kit McDonough ... Ms. Leslie Melon (7 episodes, 1986)

Vincent Schiavelli ... Mr. Hector Vargas (7 episodes, 1986)

Ray Walston ... Mr. Arnold Hand (7 episodes, 1986)
Bill Calvert ... Surfer Buddy / ... (7 episodes, 1986)

Wallace Langham ... Ratner / ... (7 episodes, 1986)

Moon Unit Zappa ... Barbara / ... (6 episodes, 1986)

Jason Hervey ... Curtis / ... (4 episodes, 1986)

Paul Willson ... Dennis Taylor (3 episodes, 1986)
(more)

Series Directed by
Amy Heckerling (3 episodes, 1986)
Neal Israel (2 episodes, 1986)
 
Series Writing credits
Dennis Rinsler (3 episodes, 1986)
Marc Warren (3 episodes, 1986)
Amy Heckerling (2 episodes, 1986)
Jonathan Roberts (2 episodes, 1986)
Allen Rucker (2 episodes, 1986)

Series Produced by
Mitchell L. Gamson .... coordinating producer (1 episode, 1986)
Amy Heckerling .... supervising producer (1 episode, 1986)
Medora Heilbron .... associate producer (1 episode, 1986)
Jonathan Roberts .... producer (1 episode, 1986)
Allen Rucker .... executive producer (1 episode, 1986)
John Whitman .... producer (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Original Music by
Barry Goldberg (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Cinematography by
Ronald W. Browne (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Film Editing by
Debra Chiate (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Makeup Department
Darrell McIntyre .... makeup department head (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David L. Beanes .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1986)
James Dillon .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1986)

Vincent DeVeau .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
Kelly A. Manners .... first assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Danny Elfman .... composer: theme music (1 episode, 1986)
Danny Goldberg .... music supervisor (1 episode, 1986)
Oingo Boingo .... theme music performed by (1 episode, 1986)
Dennis Ricotta .... music editor (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Other crew
Dennis Rinsler .... story editor (1 episode, 1986)
Marc Warren .... story editor (1 episode, 1986)

Cameron Crowe .... creative consultant (unknown episodes)
Moon Unit Zappa .... technical consultant (unknown episodes)
 

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Also Known As:
Runtime:
30 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
'Dean Cameron' who plays the part of 'Jeff Spicolli'(in the TV series) originally read/auditioned in 1982 for the part of 'Mike Damone' in the original movie "Fast Times at Ridgemont High"(1982).See more »
Movie Connections:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Why?, 20 April 2005
Author: Brian Washington (Sargebri@att.net) from Los Angeles, California

This short lived series was a lame attempt at trying to make money off of a classic film. The cast of this show never lived up to the standard the original cast set with the film. In fact, Dean Cameron's portrayal of Spicolli never came anywhere close to the standard Sean Penn set. The only saving grace of this show was the fact that Ray Walston came aboard to play the part of Mr. Hand. At least he brought a little bit of the charm that made his wickedly funny performance one of the highlights of the film. The same can be said of Vincent Schiavelli as Mr. Vargas. Unfortunately, this show isn't one tenth as funny or as relevant as the film that inspired it.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (4 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for "Fast Times" (1986)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Episodes naveb-1
looking for any episodes spdmonkey
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
A Chucklewood Easter The Steven Banks Show Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Mr. T Richard Jeni: Crazy from the Heat Al TV
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Episode guide Full cast and crew Company credits
News articles IMDb TV section IMDb Comedy section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.

You may add a new episode for this TV series by clicking the 'add episode' button