My So-Called Life

Series Summary
"My So-Called Life" is a bastion of teen angst. Angela is a high schooler in constant turmoil over her exposure to boys, friends, drugs, sex ... basically the normal 1990s teen trappings. Many a plot revolves around Angela's crush on heartthrob Jordan Catalano.

Air Dates: 1994 - Present

Genres: Drama

Network: ABC

  • Season 1, Ep. 19 : In Dreams Begin ResponsibilitiesJan 26, 1995

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    Jordan asks for advice to win Angela back; Sharon and Rayanne reach a turning point in their relationship.

  • Season 1, Ep. 18 : WeekendJan 19, 1995

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    Patty and Graham take a getaway weekend; Rayanne visits Angela at home. With Claire Danes, Bess Armstrong, Tom Irwin and A.J. Langer.

  • Season 1, Ep. 17 : BetrayalJan 12, 1995

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    Angela flirts with Corey to prove that she is over Jordan Catalano; Patty's best friend meets Graham's new partner.

  • Season 1, Ep. 16 : ResolutionsJan 5, 1995

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    On New Year's Eve, Rickie (Wilson Cruz) faces a difficult decision as everyone else makes or breaks resolutions. With Claire Danes.

  • Season 1, Ep. 15 : So-Called AngelsDec 22, 1994

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    While searching for Rickie, Angela encounters runaway children, including a mysterious homeless girl.

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  • The most extraordinary show of the new TV season. ... It is a blessed relief that Life portrays things that have become 'issues' -- teenage drinking, unwanted sexual advances -- without turning them into moments of preachment. ... And I haven't even made it clear that this is also a really funny show. Just watch this thing, will you? Show More

  • Poignant, provocative, insightful, thoughtful, penetrating, compelling, illuminating, surprising, literate, stimulating, inspiring, profound, visually impressive and sublimely entertaining. [25 Aug 1994, p.E01] Show More

  • Stick-to-your-ribs television, the sort of weekly program that instantly wins your heart and your allegiance. [25 Aug 1994] Show More

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