A year after his father's fatal accident, Joe Roman returns to Philadelphia to collect his share of his Dad's estate, a car customizing business. His reunion with Claire and his ... See full summary »
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 Joe Roman (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Matt Roman (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Andy Roman (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Lloyd Burwell (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Louise Davis / ... (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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 Claire Roman / ... (40 episodes, 1995-1997)
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A year after his father's fatal accident, Joe Roman returns to Philadelphia to collect his share of his Dad's estate, a car customizing business. His reunion with Claire and his half-brothers is a little rocky. Despite her best efforts, Claire is struggling to keep the business afloat. Fifteen-year-old Matt, tormented by a number of teen crises both real and imagined, harbors a lot of resentment toward Joe. And Andy, a wildly imaginative seven-year-old, can't quite hide his need for a father figure. It doesn't take Joe long to realize how much he's needed, so he accepts Claire's offer to move in and work in the family business. Downstairs in the garage, Joe works alongside his father's pit-crew chief, the slightly scrambled Lloyd, and Lou, a feisty conceptual artist/mechanic. The romantic tension between Lou and Joe grows as the two try to maintain a working relationship. Upstairs, Joe is becoming a part of the family he never knew, with all the adjustments, responsibilities, joys and... Written by Anonymous

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The laugh track is borrowed from Boy Meets World (1993). See more »

Quotes

Joe: Hey, Lou, you still having those wild dreams about me?
Lou: Yeah, I am. Every night, it's exactly like one of those Calvin Klein commercials.
Joe: You mean hot and sexy, huh?
Lou: No, I mean annoying, confusing, and about thirty seconds long.
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The end credits show up after a character does a comical situation. See more »

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Referenced in The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.20 (2009) See more »

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An excellent show that never should have been cancelled
14 September 1999 | by (Brunswick, OH) – See all my reviews

Brotherly Love was a show that innocently taunted the dramas of being a teenager and played with the idea that two co-workers would come to realize their love for each other. It was funny, honest, and had an excellent cast (especially Liz Vassey as Lou Davis and Michael McShane as Lloyd Burwell.) Cancelling such a great show was a mistake and I look forward to the weekend to see reruns.


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