Roomies (1987)

The One That Got Away 

Matthew's concern for the survival of a rare fish prompts the boys to form a rescue party.

Director:

John Tracy

Writers:

Sy Rosen (created by), Linda Morris | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Burt Young ... Nick Chase
Corey Haim ... Matthew Wiggins
Jane Daly ... Kate Adler
Sean Sullivan ... Carl (as Sean Gregory Sullivan)
Joshua Nelson Joshua Nelson ... Sheldon
Tim Cunningham Tim Cunningham ... Professor Ludwin
Michael Lesco Michael Lesco ... The Singing Freshmen
Larry Wray Larry Wray ... The Singing Freshmen
Robert Reames Robert Reames ... The Singing Freshmen
Amy Benedict ... Miss Gaston
Michael Worth Michael Worth ... Jock #1 (as Mike Worth)
Todd Bryant ... Jock #2
Bee-Be Smith ... Co-Ed
Janel Moloney ... Punk Co-Ed
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Storyline

When Matthew learns of a rare Great Lakes dancer fish kept tanked in his ichthyology class (which doesn't survive long in captivity), his concern veers Nick towards feeling something for the fish. Joined by Sheldon and Carl, the guys mount a rescue attempt, but one that's rife with doubts for success. Written by statmanjeff

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Genres:

Comedy

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Quotes

Nick Chase: Oh, man, are you guys finished feelin' sorry for yourselves?
Carl: No, I think we can squeeze out a few more minutes.
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Soundtracks

Coward of the County
Written by Roger Bowling and Billy Edd Wheeler
Performed by The Singing Freshmen
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 1987 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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