A Family for Joe

  • 1990
  • TV Show
  • None

A homeless curmudgeon is talked into posing as the grandfather of four upper-crust orphans so the kids won't be split up and sent off to live in foster homes. The kids think they'll have it made, but the cranky (and, naturally, wise) elder takes his job to heart. A barely remembered sitcom save for its iconic star: Robert Mitchum, whose forte never was (more…)

Season 1, Episode 3 Medium

First Aired: March 31, 1990

A medium (Carole Cook) persuades the kids that they can talk to their parents, so Joe (Robert Mitchum) tags along just to meet the folks. Nick: David Lascher. Holly: Juliette Lewis. Chris: Ben Savage. Mary: Jessica Player. Roger: Barry Gordon.

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  • Premiered: February 25, 1990
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A homeless curmudgeon is talked into posing as the grandfather of four upper-crust orphans so the kids won't be split up and sent off to live in foster homes. The kids think they'll have it made, but the cranky (and, naturally, wise) elder takes his job to… (more)

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