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Hard Time on Planet Earth 

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 »

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Jim Thomas, John Thomas
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1989  
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Complete series cast summary:
Martin Kove ...  Jesse 13 episodes, 1989
Danny Mann ...  Control / ... 13 episodes, 1989
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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 show compassion, Control helps him lead as normal a life as possible, but not knowing Earthly ways Jesse often finds himself in trouble. Written by Tony Meier <discokid@aol.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 March 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jesse aus dem All See more »

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Runtime:

(13 episodes) | (13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Predator 2 (1990) was released a year after the show's premiere. The film was written by Jim and John Thomas and is about a extra terrestrial warrior in Los Angeles whom hunts cops and gangsters for spot. See more »

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[repeated line]
Control: Negative outcome. Not good.
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i agree
20 October 2006 | by spooniedrunkSee all my reviews

i truly can't remember how old i was when this came out. I'm guessing 12. yup....now that i do the math. i was 12. i remember being the biggest fan of this show and then it just not being on anymore. i'm sure that after all the technology that has happened since.....that this show sucks, but back then i was an avid fan.

like the dude before me. this should be shown on sci-fi or released as a DVD. it only made it thru one season didn't it? besides that...they never ended or concluded the season it originally started. why can't people at least give the rest of us humans the comfort of an ending?

once again, if it ever came down to a cooler show i wouldn't have picked this one back then. and there was another with a midget in a wheelchair that was smart....anyone know that one? the wiz? wiz? something of the sort. spooniedrunk@yahoo.com


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