Buck, a slob who drinks beer, smokes cigars, etc., becomes the guardian of his brother's three kids when his brother and wife are called out of town. Mrs. Hogoboom is the kids grandmother ... See full summary »

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 Buck Russell (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Dah-ve Chodan ...
 Tia Russell (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jacob Gelman ...
 Miles Russell (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Sarah Martineck ...
 Maizy Russell (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
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Buck, a slob who drinks beer, smokes cigars, etc., becomes the guardian of his brother's three kids when his brother and wife are called out of town. Mrs. Hogoboom is the kids grandmother and Skank and Rafer are Buck's poker-playing buddies. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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8 September 1990 (USA)  »

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Allein mit Onkel Buck  »

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The pilot caused a minor controversy in 1990 because of a scene where Maizy tells Uncle Buck: "You suck," the first time this had happened in an American network TV series. See more »

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Version of Uncle Buck (2016) See more »

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Uncle Buck
Written by Steve Dorff and John Bettis
Performed by Ronnie Milsap
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Good show
4 May 2006 | by (Fairfax, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

I used to watch this show when I was a little girl. Although I don't remember much about it, I must say that it was a pretty good show. Also, I don't think I've seen every episode. However, if you ask me, it was still a good show. I remember the opening sequence and theme song vaguely. Also, I vaguely remember the episode where Miles (Jacob Gelman) gets pulled up to the ceiling of the mall when he's holding a big bunch of balloons. In addition to that, everyone was ideally cast, the costume design was great. The performances were top-grade, too. I hope some network brings it back so I can see every episode. Before I wrap this up, I'd like to say that I'll always remember this show in my memory forever, even though I don't think I've seen every episode. Now, in conclusion, if some network ever brings it back, I hope that you catch it one day before it goes off the air for good.


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