Thirty-four-year-old Joel Larsen gets a second chance to get his life right, thanks to a freakish accident that catapults him back to 1981. Blessed with adult wisdom, though hampered by ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Penn Badgley ...  Joel Larsen 15 episodes, 2002-2003
Angela Goethals ...  Cheryl Larsen 15 episodes, 2002-2003
Josh Wise ...  Pat Brody 15 episodes, 2002-2003
Natasha Melnick ...  Isabelle Meyers 15 episodes, 2002-2003
Michael Milhoan ...  Bill Larsen 15 episodes, 2002-2003
Gigi Rice ...  Karen Larsen 15 episodes, 2002-2003
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Thirty-four-year-old Joel Larsen gets a second chance to get his life right, thanks to a freakish accident that catapults him back to 1981. Blessed with adult wisdom, though hampered by adolescent urges, Joel sets out to right the wrongs that will befall his family. Written by Schleppy

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Joel Larsen is 14 today. The problem is, he was 34 yesterday.


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English

Release Date:

19 September 2002 (USA) See more »

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Játszd újra, Joel! See more »

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Brookline, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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$975,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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This is Thomas F. Wilson's fourth project about a man time traveling from modern day to the '80s. He also played the Tannen villian (Biff/Griff/Mad Dog respectively) in the Back to the Future trilogy. See more »

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Joel: I'm really 34 years old!
Pat: Ok Dorothy, I believe you...
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Version of That Was Then (2002) See more »

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One of the best new shows of the season!
20 September 2002 | by jellyneckrSee all my reviews

I watched the series premiere of this show last night and it is the funniest show I've seen on the WB Network in a while. Not only is it funny, but it's clever, thoughtful, and exciting as well. Although only one episode has aired so far, it has already became one of my favorite shows. On an unrelated note, It's good to see Thomas F. Wilson [probably best known as Bif in the BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY] in a television show again. This is one of the best new shows of the season.


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