ALF (1986–1990)
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Standing in the Shadows of Love 

Jake has a *huge* crush on a girl called Laura, but freezes every time he tries to approach or contact her. ALF offers to write a letter in Jake's name to Laura. Poor Jake still hasn't learned *not* to enlist ALF to help.

Director:

Nick Havinga

Writers:

Tom Patchett (created by), Paul Fusco (created by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Max Wright ... Willie Tanner
Anne Schedeen ... Kate Tanner
Andrea Elson ... Lynn Tanner
Benji Gregory ... Brian Tanner
Josh Blake ... Jake Ochmonek
Carla Gugino ... Laura
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Storyline

Jake has a *huge* crush on a girl called Laura, but freezes every time he tries to approach or contact her. ALF offers to write a letter in Jake's name to Laura. Poor Jake still hasn't learned *not* to enlist ALF to help.

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Genres:

Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

TV-G
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 1989 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Alien Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

It is revealed that ALF can hear the high frequency sound of dog whistles. Unfortunately, the sound also messes with his sense of balance which causes him to fall down. But he very quickly starts to like it. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, in one shot some of Alf hair on his chin is sticking straight out. In the next shot he is perfectly groomed. See more »

Crazy Credits

At the end of the closing credits of episode, Alf is heard laughing. See more »

Connections

References Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964) See more »

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