By Vincent Terrace

ISBN-10: 0786433051

ISBN-13: 9780786433056

Ahead of the web and the increase of scholarship on pop culture, Vincent Terrace equipped his attractiveness as one of many prime researchers in television reference. This paintings represents many years of study and spans television's complete historical past. whereas documentation relating to solid and body of workers is now usually stumbled on on-line, descriptions of the exhibits from authoritative resources are nonetheless no longer generally to be had. Terrace fills that hole with this paintings, which covers over 9,100 indicates (including pilots!) and constitutes the main complete documentation of television sequence ever released. the entire conventional genres are the following in addition to express genres no longer good lined somewhere else - together with kid's programming, speak indicates, video game exhibits, degree performs, women's programming, dance, and extra.

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Airwolf armaments include four 30mm chain guns (in the wings) and two 40mm wing cannons. It also carries a series of missiles. The USA version, called Airwolf ’87 (but syndicated as Airwolf with the CBS episodes) drastically changes the storyline. Michael Archangel has been transferred to the Far East and has been replaced by Jason Locke as the head of the Company (not the Firm as in the CBS episodes). Caitlin has returned to the Texas Highway Patrol and has been replaced by Dominic’s niece, JoAnn “Jo” Santini, who works as a helicopter pilot for Santini Air (like Caitlin, she knows about Airwolf ).

Cast: Harrison Page (Arnold Jackson), Antonio Fargas (Leonard Jones), Ketty Lester (Cousin Bea), Lawrence Cook (Lieutenant Hoover). 138 Advice to the Lovelorn. (Pilot; ComedyDrama; NBC; 11/30/81). ” The proposed series was to explore the lives of the people whose letters Maggie answers. Other Regulars: Rita Borden, Maggie’s assistant; and Walter Howard, the editor. Cast : Cloris Leachman (Maggie Dale), Kelly Bishop (Rita Borden), Walter Brooke (Walter Howard ). Guest Cast: Donna Pescow ( Janice Vernon), Desi Arnaz, Jr.

He is fond of the Princess Jasmine (who lives in the palace on the outskirts of the city) but can never have her as she was meant to marry, by law, a prince. When the Sultan’s evil advisor, Jafar discovers that Aladdin is “The Chosen One” (the only person who can enter the Cave of Wonders to retrieve a magic lamp), he tricks him into doing just that. Aladdin and Abu find the lamp but become trapped in the cave. While seeking a way out, Aladdin accidentally rubs the lamp and releases its imprisoned resident — a genie named Genie.

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