Charles Russell dies, but since he is too good for hell and too bad for heaven, he is given the opportunity to go back to 1987 to assist his younger self, Chazz, in making better decisions ... See full summary »
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 Chazz Russell (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Francis Lottabucci (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Helen Russell (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
Demian Slade ...
 Eugene Blooberman (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Charles Russell / ... (9 episodes, 1987)
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 St. Peter / ... (9 episodes, 1987)
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Charles Russell dies, but since he is too good for hell and too bad for heaven, he is given the opportunity to go back to 1987 to assist his younger self, Chazz, in making better decisions at critical junctures in his life in order to (hopefully) get into heaven. Written by George Krieger <gkrieg1@tigger.cc.uic.edu>

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26 September 1987 (USA)  »

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The pilot episode of this series opened with the graphics "St. Peter's Office -- July 29, 2011". A newly dead Moamar Gaddafi materializes in the judgment chair. The writers' prediction was off by only 83 days. See more »

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23 July 2001 | by (Richardson, TX) – See all my reviews

The fantasy element worked to a degree in this show, with a deceased man being sent back in time to guide the teenage version of himself on the straight and narrow. I liked it when I watched it, and it could have gotten better with more episodes.


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