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Alice

IMDB Logo6.9/10
Comedy Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)1976 - 19859 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Rent or Buy Only

Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her young son to start her life over again, and finds a job working at a roadside diner on the outskirts of Phoenix, Arizona. Most of the episodes revolve around events at Mel's Diner.Alice featuring Linda Lavin and Beth Howland has one or more episodes available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, available for purchase on Prime Video, and 2 others. It's a comedy show with 202 episodes over 9 seasons. Alice is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (3,022 votes).

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Pilot

S01 E01

Sep 1, 1976
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Pilot Sep 1, 1976 Alice gets her hopes up to be a big star when a talent agent comes to town.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Alice Gets a Pass

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Sep 30, 1976
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Alice Gets a Pass Sep 30, 1976 Alice falls for an ex-football player, who is now an actor.

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Season 01, Episode 03 A Piece of the Rock

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Oct 7, 1976
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A Piece of the Rock Oct 7, 1976 Alice meets her late husband's beneficiary.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Pay the Fifty Dollars

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Oct 14, 1976
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Pay the Fifty Dollars Oct 14, 1976 Alice is mistakenly picked up by the five-0 for prostitution when she is performing in a nightclub.

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Season 01, Episode 05 A Call to Arms

S01 E05

Oct 21, 1976
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A Call to Arms Oct 21, 1976 A sleepless night of obscene phone calls prompts Alice into considering packing a piece.

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Season 01, Episode 06 The Last Review

S01 E06

Oct 28, 1976
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The Last Review Oct 28, 1976 A famous food critic dies in Mel's Diner, which freaks out everyone.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Sex Education

S01 E07

Nov 7, 1976
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Sex Education Nov 7, 1976 Aliec feels that Tommy is learning about sex too early when she finds a picture of a naked woman in Tommy's wallet.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 The Second Time 'Round

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Oct 3, 1977
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The Second Time 'Round Oct 3, 1977 A suspected flasher and Flo's third ex-husband (Rod McCary) stir things up at Mel's Diner.

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Season 02, Episode 02 The Indian Taker

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Oct 10, 1977
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The Indian Taker Oct 10, 1977 A Native American who claims Mel's diner is built on sacred ground refuses to leave.

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Season 02, Episode 03 86 the Waitresses

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Oct 24, 1977
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86 the Waitresses Oct 24, 1977 Mel incites his waitresses to quit by giving a new waiter better wages than theirs.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Alice by Moonlight

S02 E04

Oct 31, 1977
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Alice by Moonlight Oct 31, 1977 Alice's moonlighting job as a nightclub singer is taking its toll on her waitress job.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Single Belles

S02 E05

Nov 7, 1977
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Single Belles Nov 7, 1977 The girls accept an invitation to visit a new singles bar.

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Season 02, Episode 06 The Sixty Minutes Man

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Nov 14, 1977
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The Sixty Minutes Man Nov 14, 1977 Alice suspects that a diner regular is really an incognito mobster.

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Season 02, Episode 07 That Old Back Magic

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Dec 5, 1977
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That Old Back Magic Dec 5, 1977 Mel can't be moved after his bad back flares up at Alice's place.

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 Take Him, He's Yours

S03 E01

Sep 25, 1978
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Take Him, He's Yours Sep 25, 1978 Alice takes Mel up on his boast that he can raise her son better than she.

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Season 03, Episode 02 Car Wars

S03 E02

Oct 2, 1978
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Car Wars Oct 2, 1978 Mel sells the girls a car that won't start.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Citizen Mel

S03 E03

Oct 9, 1978
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Citizen Mel Oct 9, 1978 Mel identifies a holdup man who has a record for assaulting a previous witness.

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Season 03, Episode 04 Vera's Popcorn Romance

S03 E04

Oct 16, 1978
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Vera's Popcorn Romance Oct 16, 1978 Vera meets a new boy friend at the movies, but refuses to bring him to the diner.

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Season 03, Episode 05 Block Those Kicks

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Oct 23, 1978
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Block Those Kicks Oct 23, 1978 The diner personnel try to kick their bad habits.

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Season 03, Episode 06 What Happened to the Class of '78?

S03 E06

Oct 30, 1978
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What Happened to the Class of '78? Oct 30, 1978 Flo's night life interferes with her night-school studies.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Better Never Than Late

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Nov 6, 1978
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Better Never Than Late Nov 6, 1978 While Mel is sleeping in the storeroom, Alice is robbed at gunpoint at the counter.

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 Has Anyone Here Seen Telly?

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Sep 24, 1979
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Has Anyone Here Seen Telly? Sep 24, 1979 Telly Savalas gives star-struck Vera a thrill when he stops by the diner while she's working there alone. When no one believes her story, she quits in a huff.

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Season 04, Episode 02 Mona Lisa Alice

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Oct 1, 1979
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Mona Lisa Alice Oct 1, 1979 Alice's sour reaction to Tommy's matchmaking efforts threatens Mel's new promotional gimmick which is free meals to customers if his waitresses don't smile.

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Season 04, Episode 03 Mel Loves Marie

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Oct 8, 1979
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Mel Loves Marie Oct 8, 1979 Mel gives a big engagement ring to his girlfriend Marie, but the sparkle quickly fades when he insists that she sign a premarital agreement.

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Season 04, Episode 04 Vera Robs the Cradle

S04 E04

Oct 22, 1979
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Vera Robs the Cradle Oct 22, 1979 Just one dance lesson and Tommy falls head over heels for his instructor, Vera.

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Season 04, Episode 05 Flo's Chili Reception

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Oct 29, 1979
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Flo's Chili Reception Oct 29, 1979 Mel is convinced that his chief competitor is romancing Flo just to get the recipe for Mel's Texas-style chili, rated by a food critic as being ""the best in the West.""

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Season 04, Episode 06 Little Alice Bluenose

S04 E06

Nov 5, 1979
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Little Alice Bluenose Nov 5, 1979 Vera's boyfriend objects to her sketching nude males in art class.

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Season 04, Episode 07 Carrie Sharples Strikes Again

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Nov 12, 1979
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Carrie Sharples Strikes Again Nov 12, 1979 The return of Mel's domineering mother does nothing for his ego because after his back goes out, the customers flock in, for his mother's cooking.

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Season 5

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Season 05, Episode 01 Mel and the Green Machine

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Nov 3, 1980
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Mel and the Green Machine Nov 3, 1980 An automated bank teller accidentally spews out $24,675 to an astonished but delighted Mel.

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Season 05, Episode 02 Dog Day Evening

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Nov 10, 1980
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Dog Day Evening Nov 10, 1980 After his safe is stolen, Mel rents the services of two very efficient guard dogs.

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Season 05, Episode 03 Vegas (1)

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Nov 17, 1980
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Vegas (1) Nov 17, 1980 Robert Goulet makes an appearance when Vera wins a free trip to Las Vegas and Alice, Mel and Belle tag along to try their luck.

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Season 05, Episode 04 Vegas (2)

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Nov 17, 1980
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Vegas (2) Nov 17, 1980 Mel may get his diner back if Belle can get Robert Goulet to perform for a Las Vegas casino owner but when it seems she can't get him, Alice steps in and impersonates him.

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Season 05, Episode 05 Vera's Aunt Agatha

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Nov 24, 1980
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Vera's Aunt Agatha Nov 24, 1980 Vera's Aunt Agatha, a freewheeling sexagenarian, makes a pit stop in Phoenix while motorcycling to Mexico. This prompts Vera to make a life altering decision, whether or not to ride off into the sunset with her aunt.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Tommy's T.K.O.

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Dec 1, 1980
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Tommy's T.K.O. Dec 1, 1980 Against Alce's expressed wishes, Mel secretly teaches Tommy how to take care of a school bully.

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Season 05, Episode 07 The New Improved Mel

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Dec 8, 1980
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The New Improved Mel Dec 8, 1980 The sparsely attended funeral of a buddy persuade Mel to become Mr. Nice Guy and ensure a decent turnout at his own burial.

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Season 6

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Season 06, Episode 01 Bet a Million, Mel

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Oct 5, 1981
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Bet a Million, Mel Oct 5, 1981 Mel borrows $10,000 against the diner to bet on a 90-to-1 nag.

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Season 06, Episode 02 Guinness on Tap

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Oct 12, 1981
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Guinness on Tap Oct 12, 1981 Determined to leave her mark on the world, Vera sets out to break the tap dancing endurance record.

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Season 06, Episode 03 Comrade Mel

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Oct 19, 1981
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Comrade Mel Oct 19, 1981 A towel boy from the Russian ballet takes refuge in Mel's storeroom.

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Season 06, Episode 04 Alice's Halloween Surprise

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Oct 26, 1981
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Alice's Halloween Surprise Oct 26, 1981 On Halloween, Alice's latest heartthrob asks her to shepherd his four kids for the evening.

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Season 06, Episode 05 Alice's Big Four-Oh!

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Nov 9, 1981
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Alice's Big Four-Oh! Nov 9, 1981 It's Alice's 40th birthday, and for the milestone she gets a millstone, a visit from her meddling mother.

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Season 06, Episode 06 Mel's Cousin, Wendell

S06 E06

Nov 16, 1981
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Mel's Cousin, Wendell Nov 16, 1981 Smooth operator Mel teaches his shy cousin, Wendell, how to score with Vera.

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Season 06, Episode 07 Vera's Bouncing Check

S06 E07

Nov 30, 1981
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Vera's Bouncing Check Nov 30, 1981 Against Mel's orders, Vera cashes a check for an old flame, who's nowhere to be found when it bounces.

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Season 7

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Season 07, Episode 01 Sorry, Wrong Lips

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Oct 7, 1982
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Sorry, Wrong Lips Oct 7, 1982 Debbie Reynolds plays an actress whose torrid memoirs convince Mel he's the one she remembers as the greatest kisser in her life.

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Season 07, Episode 02 Do You Take . . . ?

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Oct 14, 1982
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Do You Take . . . ? Oct 14, 1982 Mel tries to outdo an old buddy who shows up boasting a track record of fast living and sporting a blonde on his arm as proof.

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Season 07, Episode 03 The Secret of Mel's Diner

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Oct 21, 1982
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The Secret of Mel's Diner Oct 21, 1982 There's gold in them there walls, or so Mel reckons after learning that the eccentric who built his diner left $20,000 stashed in another building.

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Season 07, Episode 04 Alice at the Palace

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Oct 28, 1982
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Alice at the Palace Oct 28, 1982 Joel Grey offers his services gratis as the leading man in a musical revue bankrolled by Mel and featuring Alice. Mel, however, has never heard of Grey and gives the role to his bookie.

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Season 07, Episode 05 Joel Grey Saves the Day

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Nov 4, 1982
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Joel Grey Saves the Day Nov 4, 1982 Joel Grey walks out after producer Mel turns a revue about New York into a desert musical with tunes like ""Two Tootsies from Tucson"" and ""Ramona from Arizona.""

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Season 07, Episode 06 Alice's Turkey of a Thanksgiving

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Nov 11, 1982
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Alice's Turkey of a Thanksgiving Nov 11, 1982 Alice's meddlesome mother knocks the stuffing out of her daughter's Thanksgiving dinner.

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Season 07, Episode 07 Carrie on the Rebound

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Jan 10, 1983
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Carrie on the Rebound Jan 10, 1983 Carrie is slow to come out of a depression after a quickie divorce.

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Season 8

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Season 08, Episode 01 Mel is Hogg-Tied

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Oct 3, 1983
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Mel is Hogg-Tied Oct 3, 1983 Boss Hogg and Deputy Enos of ""The Dukes of Hazzard"" pay a surprise visit. Up to his usual low tricks, Boss makes an offer to lease the diner that Mel can't refuse but should.

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Season 08, Episode 02 Vera's Secret Lover

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Oct 10, 1983
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Vera's Secret Lover Oct 10, 1983 A secret lover is sending Vera everything from poems to balloons.

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Season 08, Episode 03 Jolene Gets Her Wings

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Oct 17, 1983
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Jolene Gets Her Wings Oct 17, 1983 Everyone's up in the air over Jolene's maiden flight as a part-time stewardess.

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Season 08, Episode 04 Alice's Blind Date

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Oct 24, 1983
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Alice's Blind Date Oct 24, 1983 Alice's dinner date with a high-school flame who's now blind turns into a delightful trip down sensory lane.

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Season 08, Episode 05 It Had to Be Mel

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Oct 31, 1983
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It Had to Be Mel Oct 31, 1983 A popular singer stops for directions at the diner and ends up proposing to Mel.

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Season 08, Episode 06 The Over-the-Hill Girls

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Nov 7, 1983
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The Over-the-Hill Girls Nov 7, 1983 Both Carrie and Alice are turned down as singers by a supper club owner who thinks they're too old for the job.

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Season 08, Episode 07 Vera Gets Engaged

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Nov 21, 1983
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Vera Gets Engaged Nov 21, 1983 Who would have thought Vera would find love in a greasy spoon? Especially with a cop who just ticketed her for jaywalking.

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Season 9

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Season 09, Episode 01 Romancing Mister Stone

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Oct 15, 1984
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Romancing Mister Stone Oct 15, 1984 Jolene and Vera play Cupid for a dateless Alice by putting an ad in a magazine's personals column.

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Season 09, Episode 02 Space Sharples

S09 E02

Oct 29, 1984
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Space Sharples Oct 29, 1984 Mel gets a little spaced out after he thwarts a bank robbery while he's dressed up as Captain Galaxy for Halloween.

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Season 09, Episode 03 Big, Bad Mel

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Nov 5, 1984
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Big, Bad Mel Nov 5, 1984 Mel gets an F for buying a day school to raze for a parking lot.

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Season 09, Episode 04 Houseful of Hunnicutts

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Nov 19, 1984
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Houseful of Hunnicutts Nov 19, 1984 Jolene loves her family, but finds it too much of a good thing when her father, five brothers, grandmother and family dog park themselves in her one-bedroom apartment.

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Season 09, Episode 05 Tommy's Lost Weekend

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Nov 26, 1984
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Tommy's Lost Weekend Nov 26, 1984 Alice is worried that Tommy's partying is leading to a serious drinking problem.

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Season 09, Episode 06 Undercover Mel

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Dec 17, 1984
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Undercover Mel Dec 17, 1984 At Elliot's suggestion and lured by a $5000 reward, Mel goes undercover to smoke out rustlers selling stolen beef.

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Season 09, Episode 07 Footloose Mel

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Dec 24, 1984
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Footloose Mel Dec 24, 1984 Mel 86es a group of ""hoodlums,"" unaware that they're the break dancers expected to perform at the diner as part of an arts festival.

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