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James at 16 

James at 15 (original title)
James, a daydreamer and photographer, must learn to cope with life as his father moves the family from Oregon to Boston, Massachusetts.

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Dan Wakefield
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1978   1977  
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Lance Kerwin ...  James Hunter 21 episodes, 1977-1978
Linden Chiles ...  Paul Hunter / ... 21 episodes, 1977-1978
Lynn Carlin ...  Meg Hunter 21 episodes, 1977-1978
Kim Richards ...  Sandy Hunter 21 episodes, 1977-1978
Susan Myers Susan Myers ...  Marlene 20 episodes, 1977-1978
David Raynr ...  Sly 20 episodes, 1977-1978
Deirdre Berthrong ...  Kathy Hunter 11 episodes, 1977-1978
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James, a daydreamer and photographer, must learn to cope with life as his father moves the family from Oregon to Boston, Massachusetts. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 September 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

James at 16 See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The home where James lived with his parents was a facade on the 20th Century Fox lot. In 1979, if one were to walk up the stairs and through the front door, one would have had the surreal experience of walking down stairs to ground level facing a soundstage about 50 feet in the distance. Upon entering this soundstage and walking several yards you would have found yourself on the pool deck of The Love Boat (1977). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: O.J. Simpson/Ashford & Simpson (1978) See more »

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16 August 2013 | by aquakennSee all my reviews

I loved this show and made the mistake of throwing out my VHS episodes. James at 15 was such a well produced, topical, and written show. James at 15 was comparable to "St. Elsewhere" Not good rating but an excellent show. James at 16 was so watered down . whereas James at 15 could be very controversial about real teen issues, James at 16 could have been run on Saturday mornings. When Freaks and Geeks came out critics praised it as the next James at 15. Unfortunately this show didn't last long. I think because this 2000 show was written like shows were written in the 70's. Does any know if at least the James at 15 (before the series with Melissa Gildert) is available? I sure do miss this show. I found a site that will make DVDs of old series (Courtship of Eddie's Father) if enough people vote for it. I'll will try to find this site and vote.


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