Mon, 28 October 2013
Title: “Russian Flu”
Written by: David Assael
Directed by: David Carson
Date Aired: August 9, 1990
Plot Summary: A mysterious flu takes over the whole town, while Joel tries to have a romantic weekend with his fiancé Elaine, who is visiting from New York.
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Mon, 21 October 2013
Title: “Dreams, Schemes and Putting Greens”
Written by: Sean Clark
Directed by: Dan Lerner
Date Aired: August 2, 1990
Plot Summary: Holling and Shelly decide to get married, while Maurice and Joel try to seal a business deal.
Direct download: 1_4_Dreams_Schemes_and_Putting_Greens.mp3
Category:Season One -- posted at: 6:15pm PDT
Mon, 14 October 2013
In this episode of The Alaskan Riviera, we discuss the third episode of Northern Exposure.
Title: "Soapy Sanderson"
Written by: Karen Hall (from a story by Karen Hall and Jerry Stahl)
Directed by: Steve Cragg
Date Aired: July 26, 1990
Plot Summary: Maggie and Joel are recipients of a generous inheritance, while Ed discovers the wonders of filmmaking.
Mon, 7 October 2013
In this episode of The Alaskan Riviera, we discuss the second episode of Northern Exposure.
Title: "Brains, Know-How and Native Intelligence"
Written by: Stuart Stevens
Directed by: Peter O'Fallon
Date Aired: July 19, 1990
Plot Summary: Ed asks Joel to help his ailing uncle, while Chris is fired from his radio show because of an American poet. Meanwhile, Joel has plumbing trouble and has to ask for Maggie's help.
Show Notes: Archived articles about Northern Exposure can be read at Moosechick's website, and "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd" by Walt Whitman can be read in its entirety from the Poetry Foundation.
Direct download: 1_2_Brains_Know_How_and_Native_Intelligence.mp3
Category:Season One -- posted at: 8:07pm PDT