Growing Pains


Growing Pains - Season 4 Episodes

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Episode 1

Fool for Love

Ben gets spooked at the prospect of asking a girl to a Halloween party; Jason becomes a disruptive force at Lamaze class.

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Episode 2

Birth of a Seaver

Maggie goes into labor on Ben's 12th birthday and Ben confesses to a patient at the hospital that he's already feeling crowded.

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Episode 3

Family Ties (1)

Mike has a showdown with Jason over his rights as an 18-year-old college student, and declares his freedom from parental rule.

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Episode 4

Family Ties (2)

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Jason learns his widowed mother has a beau.

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Episode 5

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?

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Episode 6

Homecoming Queen

Carol is chosen for homecoming court.

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Episode 7

Nude Photos

Mike's photography course includes nude studies.

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Episode 8

Ben's First Kiss

Ben throws a party to get to know a girl.

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Episode 9

The Nanny

The Seavers hire a nanny for Chrissy.

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Episode 10


A travel snafu strands Julie with Mike.

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Episode 11

In Carol We Trust

Carol sneaks out of the house for a date.

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Episode 12

Mom of the Year

Maggie prepares her ""Working Mother of the Year"" acceptance speech.

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Episode 13

Semper Fidelis

Boner flunks out of college and joins the Marines.

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Episode 14

Feet of Clay

Maggie arranges for Ben to meet his favorite rock musician.

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Episode 15

Anniversary from Hell

Guests bicker at the Seavers' 20th-anniversary party.

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Episode 16

Fortunate Son

When Mike takes a job at a convenience store, his mother is worried about him working the dangerous night shift; but Mike is more concerned about the favoritism his racist boss shows him as one of the few white employees.

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Episode 17

Double Standard

Jason punishes Carol and Ben unequally for the same offense when they are both caught after sneaking out for dates without permission.

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Episode 18

The Recruiter

Carol doesn't want to attend her parents' alma mater.

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Episode 19

Show Ninety -- Who Knew?

Jason intervenes when Mike gets bad grades in psychology.

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Episode 20

Second Chance

Carol's boyfriend is injured drinking and driving.

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Episode 21

The Looooove Boat (1)

Jason's mother plans to wed aboard a cruise ship.

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Episode 22

The Looooove Boat (2)

Jason tries to mend his mother's broken wedding plans.