Good Times (1974–1979)
7.3/10
36
1 user

J.J. in Trouble 

While Florida and James are away for the weekend, the kids are alone, which causes chaos when JJ thinks he is the boss and tries to get out of doing house work. However, the real trouble ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (created by) (as Michael Evans) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
Florida Evans (credit only)
...
James Evans, Sr. (credit only)
...
Willona Woods (as Ja'net du Bois)
...
Michael Evans
...
Thelma Evans (as Bern Nadette Stanis)
...
James 'J.J.' Evans, Jr.
Ta-Tanisha ...
Mary Ann Thomas
Ron Recasner ...
The Doctor
Dulcie Jordan ...
The Nurse
...
The Young Man
Edit

Storyline

While Florida and James are away for the weekend, the kids are alone, which causes chaos when JJ thinks he is the boss and tries to get out of doing house work. However, the real trouble comes when an ex-girlfriend named Mary Ann confronts JJ with the news that she has VD and accuses JJ of giving it to her. JJ must now go the clinic to get an exam to confirm whether or not he has it before Flo and James come home. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

3 February 1976 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Due to the sensitive nature of this story, a parental warning was posted prior to the opening for the only time during the series run. See more »

Goofs

Even though it could actually be possible, when the family use the medical encyclopedia to look up "VD", the section of the letter "V" is strangely near the front of the book See more »

Connections

References The Waltons (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Good Times
Music by Dave Grusin
Lyrics by Alan Bergman & Marilyn Bergman
Performed by James Gilstrap and Blinky (as Blinky Williams)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Paul Scheer on Why There Are No Bad Movies

Paul Scheer discusses The Disaster Artist and his love of awesomely bad movies. Plus, we dive into the origins of midnight movies and explore how The Room became a cult classic.

Watch now