See full summary » George Stoody is a mild-mannered bookstore owner who encounters a hoodlum/magician named Leo Wagonman, the estranged father of his new daughter-in-law Casey. See full summary » Jake Galvin is a well paid lawyer disillusioned by the unethical cases he defends.Changing careers, he becomes a teacher at a Chicago area high school.“It bothers me if I hear somebody say something about her that I know isn’t true,” says co-star Michael J. Just because she takes a Porsche to work doesn’t mean all her attitudes come from that life-style,” he says in her defense.“It’s really good that her brother is kind of going through the same adjustment to being famous.However, while still on "Ties", she did this careful, absorbing telefilm about a young blind woman exerting her independence for the first time, moving out on her own and having her first intimate relationship.It's not as pat as one might think, thanks to smart writing, an efficient direction, and Bateman's lovely performance.Dark hair framing an intense pale face, T-shirt declaring her biker’s allegiance, black boots pulled over sleek black jeans, Justine Bateman whips out her black sunglasses and points her black Porsche toward the music of the night. A scant 10 miles away from her neon-trendy Hollywood Hills home, a boy with similarly seductive eyes stands in scruffy shorts and T-shirt, lazily pondering the contents of his condominium’s refrigerator in an apartment decorated in early pool table.
Recruited in 1982 to play Silver Spoons star Ricky Schroder’s humorously obnoxious pal, Jason was soon posing a threat to Schroder’s popularity.Separated by style, united by blood, Justine and Jason Bateman are two of TV’s most admired young actors.Not to mention the sexiest sibling act since Warren Beatty and Shirley Mac Laine. The recent scandal sheets have been referring to both Batemans as “brats.” Reports have Justine, 22, tossing temper tantrums on the set of her smash NBC series, Family Ties, not to mention sniping at cast members.Enrapturing high school grifter Matt Burton may finally have met his match when his widowed mother begins dating their new apartment building neighbor Norman who's wise to Matt's schemes ... After a top secret disk finds its way in his backpack, he finds himself right in the middle of a big spy ... is a dreamer who can't keep in the real world longer than a few minutes.