With Demos-Bard/Shanachie Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
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Jesse, an alien exiled to Earth, finds himself in Los Angeles. His only companion is a floating, orb-shaped robotic parole officer named Control. Doomed to stay on Earth until Jesse can ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Kove, Danny Mann, Brad Koepenick, Kent Stoddard

Votes: 279

2. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Battle of the Sexes (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
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An assassin from Jesse's world is sent to kill the exiled alien.

Director: Michael Lange | Stars: Martin Kove, Sandahl Bergman, Paul Comi, Mark Thomas Miller

Votes: 7

3. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Death Do Us Part (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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Jesse becomes a candidate on "The Dating Game" and helps a bachelorette avoid a bad decision.

Director: Charles Correll | Stars: Martin Kove, Lise Hilboldt, Tim Dunigan, Scott Jaeck

Votes: 7

4. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: All That You Can Be (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.7
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Jesse joins the United States Army and helps a soldier from falling under the influence of his old gang.

Director: Roger Duchowny | Stars: Martin Kove, Larry B. Scott, Jayne Modean, Réal Andrews

Votes: 7

5. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Jesse's Fifteen Minutes (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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Jesse is hired as a male model and his instant success earns him plenty of new-found friends and foes.

Director: Bill Corcoran | Stars: Martin Kove, Rebecca Staab, Gregory Wagrowski, Brad Lockerman

Votes: 7

6. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Losing Control (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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Jesse and Control visit Disneyland to learn how humans relax, but when Control gets lost in the crowd, Jesse's the one who needs a vacation

Director: Michael Lange | Stars: Martin Kove, Robin Riker, Adam Arkin, Anne Wyndham

Votes: 7

7. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Not in Our Stars (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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An Earth scientist intentionally interferes with Jesse's attempts to communicate with his home planet.

Director: Al Waxman | Stars: Martin Kove, Sam McMurray, Lezlie Deane, Paul Tuerpe

Votes: 8

8. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Something to Bank On (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.7
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Jesse learns about money when he takes food from a grocery store without paying. He robs an ATM not realizing it's illegal and gets busted when he returns the cash. Police psychiatrist helps him find the swindler who also took some of it.

Director: Roger Duchowny | Stars: Martin Kove, Jamie Rose, Terry Kiser, Rod Arrants

Votes: 7

9. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Stranger in a Strange Land (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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Jesse, an alien banished from another planet is sentenced to exile on Earth. He arrives on the planet buck naked and discovers television. To escape pursuing police, he steals a truck and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Mandel | Stars: Martin Kove, Marita Geraghty, Roscoe Orman, Danny Mann

Votes: 9

10. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: The All American (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.7
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Bill recognizes a fellow alien and tries to prevent him from becoming a politician on Earth.

Director: Roger Duchowny | Stars: Martin Kove, Doug Johnson, Dave Shelley, Charles Bouvier

Votes: 7

11. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: The Hot Dog Man (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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Jesse becomes a professional wrestler and helps fight an crooked real estate developer.

Director: James A. Contner | Stars: Martin Kove, Conchata Ferrell, Jacob Vargas, Pamela Cuming Carhart

Votes: 7

12. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: The Way Home (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
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Jesse befriends and tries to help a runaway juvenile delinquent reunite with her worried upper class folks. However, two crooked cops stand in his way.

Director: Timothy Bond | Stars: Martin Kove, Darcy Marta, Karen Landry, James Handy

Votes: 7

13. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Wally's Gang (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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Jesse joins the cast of a local kiddie television show and learns that the father of one of his fellow actors is in serious trouble.

Director: Ric Rondell | Stars: Martin Kove, Gordon Jump, Brandon Bluhm, Brad Koepenick

Votes: 7

14. Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Episode: Rodeo Show (1989)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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Jesse befriends a former rodeo star and convinces him that his days of greatness aren't over yet.

Director: Michael Lange | Stars: Martin Kove, Grainger Hines, Michael Alldredge, Christian Jacobs

Votes: 9


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