The Bad News Bears (1979–1980)
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Buttermaker has money trouble and car trouble. He can't buy a present for Amanda's birthday. Turner fires him as the pool cleaner and then hires him selling bad houses. The boys decide to clean pools to give Amanda a great birthday party.

Director:

William Asher

Writers:

Bob Brunner (developer), Arthur Silver (developer) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Warden ... Morris Buttermaker
J. Brennan Smith J. Brennan Smith ... Mike Engelberg
Tricia Cast Tricia Cast ... Amanda Wurlitzer
Billy Jayne ... Rudi Stein (as Billy Jacoby)
Kristoff St. John ... Ahmad Abdul Rahim (as Christoff St. John)
Sparky Marcus Sparky Marcus ... Leslie Ogilvie
Meeno Peluce ... Tanner Boyle
Shane Butterworth ... Timmy Lupus
Corey Feldman ... Regi Tower
Phillip R. Allen ... Roy Turner
Rad Daly ... Josh
Catherine Hicks ... Dr. Emily Rappant
Bill Lazarus Bill Lazarus ... Frosty
Wayne Powers Wayne Powers ... Ed Tucker
Cathy Karp Cathy Karp ... Barbie Tucker
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Storyline

Buttermaker has money trouble and car trouble. He can't buy a present for Amanda's birthday. Turner fires him as the pool cleaner and then hires him selling bad houses. The boys decide to clean pools to give Amanda a great birthday party.

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Genres:

Comedy | Sport

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Language:

English

Release Date:

26 July 1980 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Soundtracks

Carmen Suite No.1 - Les Toreadors (Main Series Title)
Composed by Georges Bizet
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