The Boys Are Back (1994– )

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Fred and Jackie Hansen are a middle-aged couple who have to deal with the reverse of "empty nest syndrome" when their two adult sons move back in with them, one with his family in tow.

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 Fred Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Jackie Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Mike Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Rick Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
Bess Meyer ...
 Judy Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
Ryan O'Donohue ...
 Peter Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Sarah Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Nicky Hansen (18 episodes, 1994-1995)
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Fred and Jackie Hansen are a middle-aged couple who have to deal with the reverse of "empty nest syndrome" when their two adult sons move back in with them, one with his family in tow. Written by Phil Fernando

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After years of raising a family, they were worried about being alone. Now they're worried that day will never come.

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11 September 1994 (USA)  »

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Les garçons sont de retour  »

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Whatever the opposite of synergy is
9 February 2003 | by (Irving, TX) – See all my reviews

This was definitely less than the sum of its parts. It really had nothing much to recommend it beyond the unusual pairing of Hal Linden and Suzanne Pleshette--and they didn't make too many sparks together, though both are much loved individually. The sons were dull, the grandkids were dull, and the show as a whole added up to not much. It's no wonder this didn't last long.


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