Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000)
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Lindsay tries to convince Harold to let her join her friends at a Who concert. Kim and Lindsay accidentally run over Millie's dog. Kim starts hanging out with Millie. Lindsay wants to tell ... See full summary »

Director:

Judd Apatow

Writers:

Paul Feig (created by), Judd Apatow | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Linda Cardellini ... Lindsay Weir
John Francis Daley ... Sam Weir
James Franco ... Daniel Desario
Samm Levine ... Neal Schweiber
Seth Rogen ... Ken Miller
Jason Segel ... Nick Andopolis
Martin Starr ... Bill Haverchuck
Becky Ann Baker ... Jean Weir
Joe Flaherty ... Harold Weir
Busy Philipps ... Kim Kelly
Thomas F. Wilson ... Coach Ben Fredricks (as Tom Wilson)
Claudia Christian ... Gloria Haverchuck
Meagen Fay ... Mrs. Kentner
Chauncey Leopardi ... Alan White
Sarah Hagan ... Millie Kentner
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Storyline

Lindsay tries to convince Harold to let her join her friends at a Who concert. Kim and Lindsay accidentally run over Millie's dog. Kim starts hanging out with Millie. Lindsay wants to tell Millie the truth about her dog, but Kim does not. Meanwhile, Nick teaches himself to play guitar and writes a love ballad for Lindsay. Ms. Haverchuck stuns Bill with the news that she has been dating Coach Fredricks. Written by YazzyJ

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 2000 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (17 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

There's a blooper revealing that Sarah Hagan (Millie) didn't know how to open a beer bottle. See more »

Goofs

When Coach Fredricks takes the boys to the go-kart track, large palm trees can clearly be seen on the horizon. However, the show takes place in Michigan where the climate is unsuitable for these tropical plants. See more »

Quotes

Ken Miller: I always say girl plus car equals dead animal.
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Connections

References Fame (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Summer Breeze
(uncredited)
Written by Dash Crofts and Jim Seals
Performed by Seals & Crofts
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Great episode
10 October 2010 | by dscott53See all my reviews

This episode is a keeper...just to watch Martin Starr over and over again. He comes home from school, makes a grilled cheese sandwich and sits down to watch the Dinah Shore show with Gary Shandling...and just dies laughing; you can't help laughing yourself silly just watching him watching Shandling. Makes me miss both Haverchuck and Shandling.

The other story lines are also superb. The Lady L song, Millie trying to cut loose, Kim showing a little heart.

Joe Flaherty doesn't always have a lot to do, but it's a joy to watch him. He's one of oh-so-funny guys from SCTV. What a face. In this episode he listens to The Who and is horrified by the pornographic lyrics.

I'm a big fan of Freaks and Geeks and in this wasteland of current TV I'm glad I found this series on IFC


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