American Dreams

  • 2002
  • 3 Seasons
  • TV-PG

A nostalgia-drenched show about 1960s life for a Philadelphia family, frequently featuring cameos by 21st-century entertainers portraying singers and other figures of the period. Daughter Meg is a regular dancer on 'American Bandstand.' This isn't a surprise, since Dick Clark was one of the executive producers. Though generally well-received, critics ca (more…)

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Season 2, Episode 7 Ticket to Ride

First Aired: November 16, 2003

The British band Steadman impersonates the Dave Clark Five in an episode in which JJ returns home on leave prior to shipping out to Okinawa (next stop: Vietnam). Meanwhile, Lenny's band has auditioned for a tour and Roxanne tries to tout him to a reporter from Look magazine (“Today” show entertainment correspondent Jill Rappaport); Meg plays hard-to-get with Drew (Sam Page), then calls him to ask for a date; Will works feverishly on a model tank before going into the hospital for his operation; and Sam thinks that his mother's employer cheated her out of her last three days' wages.

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  • Premiered: September 29, 2002
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A nostalgia-drenched show about 1960s life for a Philadelphia family, frequently featuring cameos by 21st-century entertainers portraying singers and other figures of the period. Daughter Meg is a regular dancer on 'American Bandstand.' This isn't a surpri… (more)

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