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American Family---Journey of Dreams

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The everyday struggles of a Latino family in East Los Angeles are chronicled in this lively slice-of-life series, created by writer-director Gregory Nava (`El Norte').

Premiered: January 23, 2002

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 18 The Masked Eagle

First Aired: August 14, 2002

Part 1 of two. Jess and his old friend Pete (Pete Leal) are finally getting ready for an oft-delayed fishing trip when Pete collapses. It seems he's a diabetic and didn't know it. Meanwhile, Dora (Raquel Welch) is giving dance lessons to neighborhood ladies and Pablito, who misses Ofelia (Kate Del Castillo) greatly, fantasizes that they're dance partners, á la Fred and Ginger. And in flashbacks, 10-year-old Jess and Pete (Albert Gutierrez, Bubba Rivas) fight World War II “battles” in a junkyard guarded by a blind caretaker, then find themselves in the middle of L.A.'s “zoot suit riots.”

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Season 1, Episode 17

August 7, 2002

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Season 1, Episode 19

August 21, 2002