In-Laws Season 1
In-Laws Season 1
First Air Date: September 24, 2002
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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.
1x14 Two Rooms (January 14, 2003)
Matt, Alex, Victor and Marlene go away for the weekend and unwisely stay in adjoining hotel rooms.
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.
1x12 Married Christmas (December 03, 2002)
Marlene's dad comes to visit for the holidayâ€”and suddenly Matt is not the only one in the house with an abusive father-in-law.
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.
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.
1x09 Games People Play (November 12, 2002)
After initially beating Vic in a raquetball game, Matt throws the next game at Alex' request.
1x08 Halloween: Resurrection (October 29, 2002)
Matt inadvertently reignites a fierce competition for the best decorated house on the block.
1x07 Love Thy Neighbor (October 22, 2002)
A neighbor's home sale sparks a family feud: Marlene's made a deal, but Victor blows itâ€”because he hates the buyer's pet bird.
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.
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.
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.
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 Victorâ€”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.
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.
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.