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Rags to Riches: The Complete Series

Genres: Television, Comedy, Drama, Stage Plays / Musicals / Dances, Family / Kids, 80s

Cast: Joseph Bologna, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Kimiko Gelman, Blanca De Garr, Bridget Michele, Heidi Zeigler

Director: Bruce Seth Green, Daniel T. Cahn, Michael Lange, Michael Switzer

Synopsis: When millionaire Nick Foley (Joseph Bologna, Blame it on Rio, My Favorite Year) learns that his public playboy image could impede a highly profitable company merger he's trying to negotiate, he ends up adopting five orphan girls (including Martin's Tisha Campbell). Now, bachelor Nick must struggle between his time-consuming business commitments and the girls' need for a real father. Set in the early '60s, TV favorite RAGS TO RICHES includes musical numbers from the period, hilarious comedy and heart-warming drama.

Also stars Blanca De Garr, Kimiko Gelman (The Hunger Games), Bridget Michele, Heidi Zeigler (Just the Ten of Us) and theatre veteran Douglas Seale. Guest stars include Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher), Alex Rocco (The Godfather, NBC's Just Shoot Me), Dick Van Patten (Eight Is Enough), Richard Grieco (21 Jump Street, Booker), Danny Bonaduce and Robert Pine.

RAGS TO RICHES THE COMPLETE SERIES includes the following episodes:
Pilot, High Society, Foley vs. Foley, First Love, Business Is Business, Patty's Mom, Bad Blood, Born to Ride, Vegas Rock, Once in a Lifeguard, That's Cheating, Wilderness Blues, Dear Diary, Hunk in the House, Marva in the Key of Cee, Beauty and the Babe, Russian Holiday, A Very Foley Christmas, Guess Who's Coming to Slumber?, Sweet Sixteen

Language: English

Country of Origin: United States of America

Production Year: 1987

Reviews:

  • "“…precursor-to-Glee 1987-88 series Rags to Riches.", Rolling Stone
  • "…'Glee’…probably most resembles the short-lived 1987-88 NBC series ‘Rags to Riches’.", Rob Owen, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Rags to Riches: The Complete Series

Rags to Riches: The Complete Series - DVD - $29.98

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  • Release Date: Jun 5th, 2012
  • Catalog Number: LAK7467DVD
  • UPC: 0014381746723
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1100
  • Color Format: Color
  • Audio: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • 16:9: No
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of Discs: 5
  • Closed Captions: No
  • Subtitle:
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