The John Larroquette Show Season 1
S01 E01Sep 2, 1993
Pilot Sep 2, 1993 Recovering alcoholic John Hemingway takes the job of night manager in a seedy bus station, where a robbery and a missing bus test his resolve to stay sober.
S01 E02Sep 7, 1993
Thirty Day Chip Sep 7, 1993 John goes 30 days without alcohol, and wants to get back together with his wife. Before he can reach her, she serves him with divorce papers.
S01 E03Sep 14, 1993
Celibate! Sep 14, 1993 John is not about to celebrate when his sponsor orders him to be celibate -- especially when it's for six long months.
S01 E04Sep 21, 1993
This is Not a Step Sep 21, 1993 John's mother, an inveterate con artist, begs him to bail her out of jail, and then becomes the obvious suspect when a batch of credit card slips goes missing from the bus station.
S01 E05Sep 28, 1993
The Unforgiven Sep 28, 1993 John takes stock of himself while helping a runaway teen realize that she can go home.
S01 E06Oct 5, 1993
Pros and Cons Oct 5, 1993 A fellow con artist from John's drinking days offers to cut him in on a lucrative real-estate scam; a bounty hunter is taking an incredibly naive Mississippi teenager to face a ten-year sentence.
S01 E07Oct 12, 1993
Jumping Off the Wagon Oct 12, 1993 Badgered by an extortionist, bedeviled by a work slowdown and befuddled by his sponsor's drinking, John feels like he's teetering on a ""tightrope of sobriety.""
S01 E08Oct 26, 1993
The Past Comes Back Oct 26, 1993 A startled John begins questioning his sexuality after another male alcoholic visits to make amends -- by apologizing for seducing him.
S01 E09Nov 2, 1993
There's a Mister Hitler Here to See You Nov 2, 1993 John's given food for thought when an old writer friend bases his first book on John's bacchanalian past, a neo-Nazi named Steve Hitler demands to charter a bus, with support from the ACLU, and a sleazy health inspector threatens Dexter with blackmail.
S01 E10Nov 23, 1993
Amends Nov 23, 1993 John tries to make amends to ex-wife Carol and son Tony he ran out on.
S01 E11Dec 7, 1993
Newcomer Dec 7, 1993 John's passionate love affair hits a snag when his perfect woman joins AA -- and must be celibate for six months.
S01 E12Dec 14, 1993
My Hero Dec 14, 1993 John's nephew Bobby learns the meaning of tough love when he shows up at the bus station for a wild evening with the man who taught him to drink.
S01 E13Dec 21, 1993
God Dec 21, 1993 John gets hooked into a crap game and finds himself being forced to pray at gunpoint by Mahalia; Dexter discovers that his new girlfriend is a hooker.
S01 E14Jan 4, 1994
The Big Slip Jan 4, 1994 John's order to train his boss's harebrained nephew, who been in AA for a year but is still a basketcase.
S01 E15Jan 11, 1994
Death and Dishonor Jan 11, 1994 John's son tries to form a father-son relationship; Chester disappears and is found dead; John must deal with a battle to the death between Mahalia and her sister Linda, who stole Mahalia's first husband.
S01 E16Jan 18, 1994
Don't Drink and Drive Nuclear Waste Jan 18, 1994 Entrusted for a few moments with the official United State inch, John can't resist peeking -- and damages it; meanwhile, he worries over a bus driver who drinks but denies it.
S01 E17Jan 30, 1994
Eggs Jan 30, 1994 Hemingway and Dexter get stuck together in a crummy motel with a cage full of chickens; when a baby is abandoned in the station dumpster, Officer Eggers kidnaps it.
S01 E18Feb 1, 1994
Another Average Night Feb 1, 1994 John's girlfriend turns out to be married -- when her husband confronts John with a gun; Mahalia's estranged husband arrives.
S01 E19Feb 1, 1994
Dirty Deeds Feb 1, 1994 At a drag show, John runs into his old college roommate, who's playing Marlene Dietrich; Mahalia is targeted anew by a blackmailer she thought she'd paid off.
S01 E20Feb 8, 1994
John and Carol Feb 8, 1994 Carol is furious when Tony leaves her to stay with John; Mahalia worries about her brooding son Dante.
S01 E21Mar 15, 1994
Grit Mar 15, 1994 Officer Eggers develops a crush on John after he rescues her from a gunman; Dexter's business languishes after a customer puts a curse on the diner.
S01 E22Mar 22, 1994
Date Night Mar 22, 1994 Dexter is outraged when his sister strikes up a friendship with Hemingway, Mahalia is overjoyed to hear her first boyfriend is coming to visit, Carly reports to Hemingway that she was sent out on a house call -- to his son.
S01 E23Mar 29, 1994
Wasted Lives Mar 29, 1994 John accidentally gets high on marijuana brownies, Hampton gets an unusual request from his long-estranged father, actor Joe Pesci studies a homeless man living at the bus station as research for a role.
S01 E24Apr 12, 1994
A Dark and Stormy Night Apr 12, 1994 Hemingway is feeling suicidal on his birthday, but discovers new meaning when the entire bus station is held host age by a gun-toting lunatic.