Season 1

1 :01x01 - Pilot

Three For the Road is a power pilot with possibilities although this movie version has too much melodrama. It stars Alex Rocco as a widower traveling the country with his two sons, Vincent Van Patten and Leif Garrett They are a warm loving trio the viewer should care about their adventures. The focus is on Julie Sommars who gives a good performance as a strange young woman who attracts Rocco. Her boyfriend John Beck, really causes problems.
Guest Stars: Julie Sommars as Amy Parsons | John Beck as Rick Sadler | John McLiam as Thurman Parsons | Lucille Benson as Gas Station Attendant | Alan McRae as Doctor | Lesley Woods (1) as Apartment Manager | Katey Sagal as Receptionist (as Katie Sagal) | Larry McCormick as Newsman
Director: Boris Sagal

2 :01x02 - Fear

Alex Rocco stars as Pete Karras, a free lance photographer whose assignments take him across America in a motor home he shares with his sons. Despite his deep-rooted fear, John goes along with Pete and Endy in taking flight instructions from a hang-gliding pilot. Unexpectedly, John likes the beginner's lessons. However, he doesn't realize that the advanced stages of the sport entail flying off 200-foot cliffs. Torn between his attraction to a young girl named Shelley, and her challenge to hang glide the cliffs, John feels he must either face up to, or run away from, his acrophobia. James Van Patten (brother of Vincent Van Patten) portrays Steve, one of the teen-agers who antagonize John into hang gliding the cliffs.
Guest Stars: Kathleen Cody as Shelley | James Van Patten as Steve | Christopher Stone (1) as Frank
Director: Barry Crane

3 :01x03 - Match Point

Foul play at work? A mysterious incident threatens young John's opportunity to defeat a rising tennis star. While his father is shooting a photo layout for a sports magazine, John Karras almost defeats tennis star Tom Aberling in a pick-up match, but Tom's father (guest star Gary Lockwood) feels the nonchalant game could ruin his son's reputation. This episode was shot on location at the Mulholland Tennis Club In Los Angeles. Realizing he is good enough at tennis to be a challenge to a professional, John decides to enter the tournament against Tom, only to discover foul play before the tournament ever begins.
Guest Stars: Gary Lockwood as ... | Jane Alice Brandon as Laura | Tim Matheson as Tom

4 :01x04 - The Ghost Story

The Karrases have a brush with the supernatural when they befriend Paula, a young woman who claims to have frequent visits from the ghost of her dead twin sister.
Guest Stars: Stefanie Powers as Paula | Arline Anderson as Mrs. Owen | Alex Henteloff as Angus Anson
Director: Barry Crane

5 :01x05 - Ride on a Red Balloon

Pete is assigned to photograph an old friend, a balloonist. With Endy at her side, a teenage girl substitutes for her alcoholic father as pilot in a dangerous balloonist stunt.
Guest Stars: Larry Hagman as Gordon Thurgate | Anne Lockhart as ... | James Gavin as unknown
Director: Claudio Guzman

6 :01x06 - The Fugitives

A young girl's father is terrorised by an armed guy.
Guest Stars: Bradford Dillman as Hal McCrea | Tracie Savage as Donna McCrea | Med Flory as unknown | Martin West as unknown | Phyllis Claire as unknown

7 :01x07 - The Cave

Father Karras gets bitten by jealousy by the way one of his hero-worships his wartime buddy.
Guest Stars: Clu Gulager as Dan Marshall | Wyatt Johnson as unknown | Hal Bokar as unknown | Clint Ritchie as unknown
Director: Barry Crane
Writer: Jack Turley

8 :01x08 - The Rip-Off

A pair of hitchhikers steal the Karras' motor home.
Guest Stars: Kathleen Quinlan as Laurie | Brendan Burns (1) as Don | Martin Kove as Al
Director: Claudio Guzman

9 :01x09 - The Prisoner in Sneakers

A dramatic story unfolds as friendship develops between Endy Karras and a bitter, street-wise youth in a detention home.
Guest Stars: Michael Le Clair as Curt | Tierre Turner as unknown | Jack Stauffer as Counselor | Nicolas Beauvy as unknown | Anne Convy as unknown | Jim Antonio as unknown
Director: Ralph Senensky

10 :01x10 - The Trail of Bigfoot

One of man's most bewildering and puzzling mysteries is the subject of Pete's photo assignment when he sets out to find Bigfoot.
Guest Stars: Dean Stockwell as Ethan Crawford | Eldon Quick as Russell Allport
Director: Claudio Guzman

11 :01x11 - The Albatross

An aggressive, egocentric young mother stirs a passionate concern in the Karrases for her eight-year-old son who needs scholastic help as well as love.
Guest Stars: Meg Foster as Patti | Kristopher Marquis as Calvin
Director: Ralph Senensky

12 :01x12 - Adventure in L.A.

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Guest Stars: Elyssa Davalos as ... | Beth Brickell as Dee Dee | Georgio Tozzi as Cesare
Writer: Dick Nelson

13 :01x13 - Odyssey in Jeans

Pete Karras, working on a photo assignment at a guest ranch, falls from a horse and is rushed to the hospital, leaving John the difficult task of dealing with young Endy's fright, and confusion.
Guest Stars: Jane Actman as Chris | Harry Gold as Dwayne
Director: Lou Antonio
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: CBS ( USA)
Airs: Sundays at 07:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 04, 1975
Ended: November 30, 1975
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