In-Laws Season 1

Season 1

In-Laws Season 1

First Air Date: September 24, 2002

First Aired on    :   2002
Episodes    :   15 episodes



Episodes

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1x15 Mother's Nature (January 01, 0001)


Patti LuPone plays Matt's outspoken mother, an environmental activist battling Victor over his plans to build on protected wetlands.


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1x14 Two Rooms (January 14, 2003)


Matt, Alex, Victor and Marlene go away for the weekend and unwisely stay in adjoining hotel rooms.


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1x13 Matt Goes into Labor (January 07, 2003)


Showdown time: Matt meets Alex's former beau, an accomplished Adonis who has his own tales to tell about Victor.


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1x12 Married Christmas (December 03, 2002)


Marlene's dad comes to visit for the holiday—and suddenly Matt is not the only one in the house with an abusive father-in-law.


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1x11 If You Can't Stand the Heat (December 03, 2002)


Vic and Marlene become suspicious when they learn that Matt's cooking partner is a sexy young woman.


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1x10 Lucky Charms (November 19, 2002)


A day at the races bonds Victor and Matt, whose ""jinx-in-law"" has a streak of beginner's luck that summons the duo back to the track.


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1x09 Games People Play (November 12, 2002)


After initially beating Vic in a raquetball game, Matt throws the next game at Alex' request.


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1x08 Halloween: Resurrection (October 29, 2002)


Matt inadvertently reignites a fierce competition for the best decorated house on the block.


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1x07 Love Thy Neighbor (October 22, 2002)


A neighbor's home sale sparks a family feud: Marlene's made a deal, but Victor blows it—because he hates the buyer's pet bird.


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1x06 Crown Vic (October 15, 2002)


Matt and Alex meet a new young couple, and Victor hopes to inherit the position of head of his civic organization.


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1x05 Monopoly Report (October 08, 2002)


A family Monopoly game is dicey for Matt, who's vexed by the Pellets' quirky rules, inside jokes, and freewheeling currency exchanges.


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1x04 Love Is the Key (October 01, 2002)


From TV Guide: The romantic dinner that Matt and Alex hope to share balloons into a big bash thanks to Victor, who invites himself, Marlene---and a band.


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1x03 The Mattress Kings (October 01, 2002)


After their squeaky mattress puts their sex-life on display, Matt and Alex want a new bed and are talked into going to the ""Mattress King"" by Victor—which leads to a male struggle for dominance as both of the men in Alex' life try to prove their superiority through a mattress purchase. Meanwhile, Marlene befriends a co-worker, a condescending former classmate of Alex who ridiculed her throughout school.


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1x02 Fleetwood Matt (September 24, 2002)


Matt's smashup of Victor's vintage Cadillac is but a prelude to other revelations of covered-up accidents that befell the prized vehicle.


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1x01 Pilot (September 24, 2002)


Financially strapped newlyweds Matt and Alex Landis move into the suburban home of the bride's well-off parents, Victor and Marlene Pellet. From the get-go, there's tension between the affable Matt, a would-be chef, and his inflexible father-in-law. Victor's immediate annoyance with Matt over petty matters prompts him to gruffly call for ""private convo times,"" shorthand for one-on-one conversations with his son-in-law, which are intended to intimidate the young man. That they do, until Matt decides to have his own private showdown with his new relation at a fancy restaurant.




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