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"Taxi" Arnie Meets the Kids (1983)

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James L. Brooks (created by) &
Stan Daniels (created by) ...
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Original Air Date:
13 April 1983 (Season 5, Episode 20)
Elaine's has dated Arnie for sometime and wants him to meet her children. Arnie has reservations about how well he'll get along with them.. Full summary » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Judd Hirsch ... Alex Reiger

Danny DeVito ... Louie De Palma

Marilu Henner ... Elaine Nardo

Tony Danza ... Tony Banta

Andy Kaufman ... Latka Gravas

Christopher Lloyd ... Reverend Jim Ignatowski
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Melanie Gaffin ... Jennifer
Wendy Jewell ... Woman Cabby

Carol Kane ... Simka Dahblitz-Gravas

David Mendenhall ... Jason

Wallace Shawn ... Arnie
J. Alan Thomas ... Jeff Bennett

Episode Crew
Directed by
Richard Sakai 
Writing credits
James L. Brooks (created by) &
Stan Daniels (created by) &
David Davis (created by) and
Ed. Weinberger (created by)

John Markus (written by)

Produced by
James L. Brooks .... executive producer
Stan Daniels .... executive producer
Ken Estin .... producer
Cary Matsumura .... associate producer
Richard Sakai .... producer
Sam Simon .... producer
Ed. Weinberger .... executive producer
Original Music by
Bob James 
Cinematography by
Kenneth Peach (director of photography)
Film Editing by
M. Pam Blumenthal 
Roger Tweten  (as Roger W. Tweten)
Casting by
Vicki Rosenberg 
Art Direction by
Ed LaPorta 
Set Decoration by
Charles E. Tycer 
Makeup Department
Charlotte Harvey .... hair stylist
Charlene Roberson .... makeup artist
Production Management
Michael Stanislavsky .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Susan Norton .... second assistant director
Michael Stanislavsky .... first assistant director
Sound Department
James R. Wright .... production sound mixer (as James Wright)
Camera and Electrical Department
Val O'Malley .... camera operator (uncredited)
Casting Department
Joel Thurm .... original casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Annette Gagnon .... costumer
Rudolph Garcia .... wardrobe: men (as Rudy Garcia)
Other crew
Kimberly Allen .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
James L. Brooks .... executive creative consultant
Gil Clasen .... technical coordinator
David Davis .... title visualization
Rosemary Dorsey .... script supervisor
Barbara Duncan .... talent coordinator
Sharon Feldstein .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
Shawn Goodman .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
Charlotte Gray .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
Katherine Green .... executive story editor
Michael Griffith .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
Mark Harrah .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
Sue Herring .... assistant: Mr. Daniels
David Lloyd .... executive script consultant
Sandra Lovelace .... assistant: Mr. Daniels (as Sandy Lovelace)
Patricia S. Marino .... assistant: Cary Matsumura
Harvey Miller .... executive consultant
James Wright .... production executive

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
James L. Brooks  created by
Stan Daniels  created by
David Davis  created by
Ed. Weinberger  created by

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Additional Details

30 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

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