An ABC (American Broadcasting Company) Afterschool Special, about an overworked housewife, who, as the title suggests, goes on strike, in order to persuade the rest of her family to share household chores.

Director:

Joan Darling

Writer:

Judy Engles

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Mary Kay Place ... Ellie Skinner
Stephen Keep Mills ... Michael Skinner (as Stephen Keep)
Yeardley Smith ... Jenny
George Gaynes ... The Commander
Jenny Rebecca Dweir Jenny Rebecca Dweir ... Marcia
Timmy Geissler Timmy Geissler ... Jack
Jonathan Ward ... Ben
Lauren Tom ... Sarah
Jean De Baer Jean De Baer ... Tiffany
Mercedes Ruehl ... Sandy
Lily Knight Lily Knight ... Penny
Ivar Brogger ... Officer Krause
Jere Burns ... Hal
Sam McMurray ... Trendy Liberal
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An ABC (American Broadcasting Company) Afterschool Special, about an overworked housewife, who, as the title suggests, goes on strike, in order to persuade the rest of her family to share household chores.

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 1984 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Mercedes Ruehl and Lily Knight later played sisters in "The Amati Girls" (2001). See more »

Connections

Remade as Mom's on Strike (2002) See more »

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