Season 4, Episode 2 A Matter of Principle

First Aired: December 3, 1984

"A Matter of Principle" casts Alan Arkin as a patriarch who won't let his family celebrate Christmas. Ada: Barbara Dana. Lou Ellen: Virginia Madsen. Al Harlan: James W. Sudik. Lindy Loo: Hillary Wolf.

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