The boys join Henry in Germany where he hopes to search for his roots. Jeff takes the boys to an East German hotel so they can attend the communist "party". A Trabant and Das Klo are a surprise to all.
Did You Know?
The opening song, "99 Luftballons [99 Red Balloons]," by the German band Nena, mentions William Shatner
's iconic character, Captain Kirk: "Everyone's a superhero, everyone's a Captain Kirk". Kirk is also mentioned in the song's original German lyrics - the fighter pilots are described as "hielten sich für Captain Kirk" (in English, "regarded themselves as Captain Kirk"). See more
99 Red Balloons
Composed by Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen
Lyrics by Kevin McAlea
[Opening song] See more