RetroTV – Joanie loves Chachi – The Pilot

Chris Hasler and Mark tackle the Happy Days spinoff, Joanie loves Chachi! Mark loved this as a kid but thinks it was because he was caught up in the world of Happy Days popularity. We hope you enjoy this unique take on this short lived sitcom.

Joanie loves Chachi aired from March 23, 1982 until May 24, 1983. In the final episode Joanie and Chachi elope….awwwww

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RetroTV: Three’s Company – And Now, Here’s Jack

Join Leah and Mark as we “go live” with Jack on the next Three’s Company episode, And Now, Here’s Jack!

This episode of Three’s Company is Season 6 episode 23 and first aired March 23rd 1983.

Jack (John Ritter) is invited to do a cooking segment for the local morning show. Janet (Joyce DeWitt) and Terri (Priscilla Barnes) are Jack’s cooking assistance.

Will things get heated in the kitchen or will Jack be as cool as a cucumber? Check out this classic episode and see for your for yourself.

This episode originally aired on March 23, 1982.

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Review of Deadly Friend starring Matthew Labyorteaux (1986)

Mark and Chris get together to review this extremely underrated film from 1986. Matthew Labyorteaux who is best know from Little House on the Prairie and the 80’s hacker action show, Whiz Kids. Matthew plays Paul Conway who  has a best friend who is a robot….yeah. Having a robot buddy may seem cute but after his friend is killed by her abusive father, Albert…I mean Paul attempts to save her by implanting robotic microchips into her brain…..yeah.

Who else is in the nearly forgotten film? How about Anne Ramsey who plays the shotgun wielding neighbor and is easily the same character she portrayed in Throw Mama From the Train. We also have a very young Kristy Swanson who looks lovely until…she’s ya know….dead.

I hope you guys enjoy this and for my Walnut GroveCast listeners I even added a tiny bit of fun at the very end.

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