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It's Your Move 

Enrapturing high school grifter Matt Burton may finally have met his match when his widowed mother begins dating their new apartment building neighbor Norman who's wise to Matt's schemes ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
Jason Bateman ...  Matthew Burton 18 episodes, 1984-1985
Caren Kaye Caren Kaye ...  Eileen Burton 18 episodes, 1984-1985
Tricia Cast Tricia Cast ...  Julie Burton 18 episodes, 1984-1985
Ernie Sabella ...  Lou Donatelli 18 episodes, 1984-1985
David Garrison ...  Norman Lamb 18 episodes, 1984-1985
Adam Sadowsky Adam Sadowsky ...  Eli 14 episodes, 1984-1985
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Enrapturing high school grifter Matt Burton may finally have met his match when his widowed mother begins dating their new apartment building neighbor Norman who's wise to Matt's schemes and attempts to foil every one of them hoping to set his would be stepson on the straight and narrow. Written by Dollanganger

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26 September 1984 (USA) See more »

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NBC cancelled this series in order to make room for the second season of Double Trouble (1984). See more »

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Norman Lamb: You're gonna laugh.
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David Garrison and Jason Bateman are an equal match.
4 June 2007 | by adrian-260See all my reviews

I think that the producers of !It's Your Move" are missing out on a great opportunity because it is still not available on DVD. If it was to be released in this format, then I would certainly buy it. Another character not very often mentioned was the janitor of the flats where they all lived. Ernie Sabella played this man, Mr Donatelli, (I think that was his name) a most revolting person who hated Mathew Burton intensely. Every time they could, they exchanged insults at an alarming rate. "So that the flies can shower" was only one of the jibes from Burton to Donatelli. This sequence still makes me laugh when ever I think about it. As everyone else says, (well, most people) it is a pity that it is no longer shown. Rather strange when other shows get constant re-runs and do not have such biting humour. I would give this show full marks, even though it first aired such a long time ago.


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