Just the Ten of Us (1988–1990)

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Coach Lubbock, his wife, and their 8 kids move to Eureka, CA for a job as a coach. Little did coach know when he got there, that his 4 highly attractive teenage daughters would have to ... See full summary »

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1990   1989   1988  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
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 Coach Graham T. Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
Deborah Harmon ...
 Elizabeth Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Marie Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Cindy Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Wendy Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Constance "Connie" Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
Heidi Zeigler ...
 Sherry Lubbock (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
Matt Shakman ...
 Graham 'J.R.' Lubbock Jr. (47 episodes, 1988-1990)
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Coach Lubbock, his wife, and their 8 kids move to Eureka, CA for a job as a coach. Little did coach know when he got there, that his 4 highly attractive teenage daughters would have to attend an all boys school! Zany plots range from a job at a slaughterhouse, to raffling off a date. Written by Aaron Alper <jalper@ix.netcom.com>

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26 April 1988 (USA)  »

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Deborah Harmon, who played mother of the Lubbock family, was only 13 years older than TV daughters Heather Langenkamp and JoAnn Willette. See more »

Goofs

The opening sequence is intended to portray the family's cross-country move from New York City to California. However, in the St. Louis shot, the camera is facing south with the Gateway Arch in the center. As the vehicle moves toward the camera, it pans left and reveals more of the Mississippi River...which clearly shows the family driving east of St. Louis, not west. See more »

Quotes

Marie: Connie, you can't blame inanimate objects. I've tried!
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Referenced in Garfunkel and Oates: Hair Swap (2014) See more »

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Doin' It the Best I Can
Vocal by Bill Medley
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A Spin-Off that Excedes the Original
10 November 2013 | by See all my reviews

I'm one of the many previous posters that was never a fan of "Growing Pains". This show's back-bone was the "hot" range of female actresses, playing on their "coming of age" (they conveniently managed to fit in every stereotype to meet the "preference" of nearly every heterosexual, white middle-class kid in High School). Yet, for some reason, "Just the 10 of Us" also seemed to capture the spirit of the age (late 80's humor, kitsch, and even social problems if you dig deep enough). The show was canceled without warning, although we kind of felt it coming as the character expositions were getting very deep; too deep to keep a shallow ADD audience. An example was when the Heather Langenkamp character was going into a convent-- her supposed lifelong ambition, which then progresses to a realization by both her and her mother that this was not really the case. Not saying this show should ever be "re-made", but I think it is definitely an overlooked slice of Americana that should be given more credit and respect.


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