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When Ray and Debra (Patricia Heaton) realize they are more polite to strangers than they are to each other, they decide to be nicer to one another. For starters, Ray agrees to give Debra "unassisted compliments" and she agrees to stop calling him an idiot (more…)
Everybody is concerned about Robert when he lands in the hospital after being gored by a bull during a raid on an illegal rodeo. Amy: Monica Horan. Judy: Sherri Shepherd. Nurse: Chirsty L. Medrano. Robert: Brad Garrett. Ray: Ray Romano.
Ray, Frank and Robert are amazed when Debra makes braciole and it actually tastes good, but Marie is crushed that Debra may be turning into a good cook. Andy: Andy Kindler. Debra: Patricia Heaton. Marie: Doris Roberts. Ray: Ray Romano.
Marie, with Frank in tow, backs their car through Ray and Debra's front door and living-room wall because Frank was too cheap to get the faulty brakes fixed. Ruth: Patricia Belcher. Louise: Annie Abbott. Marie: Doris Roberts. Frank: Peter Boyle. Debra: Pat (more…)
Ray recalls the circumstances leading up to Robert's divorce after Debra spies Robert's despised ex-wife (Suzie Plakson) at a restaurant. As he tells the story, the scene shifts to five years earlier when Robert and Joanne were married, and she was constan (more…)
When Ray and Debra disagree over who should take credit---or blame---for bringing the two of them together, they recall the first time they met, when Ray was an “assistant futon guy” and he made a delivery to Debra's apartment. Gianni: Jon Manfrellotti (more…)
Ray bets something is up when Frank suddenly starts hanging around and becomes Mr. Nice Guy for no apparent reason. Garvin: Len Lesser. Stan: Victor Raider-Wexler. Sal: John Del Regno. Dominic: Monty Hoffman. Frank: Peter Boyle. Ray: Ray Romano.
After Ray claims he had a close brush with death, Debra thinks it's time to make out their wills. But to whom should they leave the kids? Bernie: Tom McGowan. Linda: Maggie Wheeler. David: Gary Grossman. Debra: Patricia Heaton. Ray: Ray Romano.
Ray is pressured into hiring his whiny, nasally voiced cousin Gerard (Fred Stoller) to help him on a book project and he discovers to his horror that his family believes they are very much alike. Marie: Doris Roberts. Frank: Peter Boyle. Ray: Ray Romano.
Ray tries to figure out the reason Debra is suddenly so amorous, after they make love for the third time in a week---“a Barone record.” Gianni: Jon Manfrellotti. Andy: Andy Kindler. Nick: Mark Dobies. Nemo: Joseph V. Perry. Suzy: Susan Varon. Monique: (more…)
After a nice Thanksgiving dinner, Debra is determined to get along with Marie by just ignoring her constant criticisms and volunteering to help Marie cook a big family meal on the following Sunday. Meanwhile, Ray is disappointed when Frank and Robert invit (more…)
Ray becomes concerned when the twins' preschool teacher (Diana-Maria Riva) says Michael isn't progressing as fast as Geoffrey and may need to repeat the class. Amy: Monica Horan. Geoffrey: Sawyer Sweeten. Michael: Sullivan Sweeten. Ray: Ray Romano.
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- Premiered: September 13, 1996
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: Ray Romano hit the sitcom stratosphere with this gem based on his stand-up routine. It's about a Long Island sportswriter and his intrusive parents, who live (in)conveniently across the street from him, his wife and their three children. Romano and costars… (more)