Family Ties

  • 1982
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Former 1960s flower children raise their kids during the conservative Reagan era in one of the best written and acted family sitcoms of the 1980s, a show that occasionally tackled serious issues such as racism and a parent's heart attack. Michael J. Fox won three consecutive Emmys for his portrayal of Alex, the suit-and-tie Republican student who adores...read more

Season 5, Episode 18 Battle of the Sexes

First Aired: February 19, 1987

Sexist attitudes shared by Alex and Steven seem to be rubbing off on Andrew, prompting recollections of past male-female disputes in the Keaton household. Part 1 of two. Alex: Michael J. Fox. Steven: Michael Gross. Mallory: Justine Bateman.

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  • Premiered: September 22, 1982
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Former 1960s flower children raise their kids during the conservative Reagan era in one of the best written and acted family sitcoms of the 1980s, a show that occasionally tackled serious issues such as racism and a parent's heart attack. Michael J. Fox wo… (more)

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