ALF: Season 1


# Air Date Title

Un-Aired Pilot

The whole story starts here as Gordon Shumway, a Melmacian who escaped his planet before it was destroyed, crash lands into the garage of the Tanner family. The Tanners call hi…

1 Sep 22


Gordon Shumway, last known survivor from the planet Melmac, crash-lands his spaceship into the Tanner family’s suburban garage. Willie dubs him “

2 Sep 29

Strangers in the Night

ALF decides to have some fun while a nervous Mrs. Ochmonek baby-sits Brian.

3 Oct 06

Looking For Lucky

When Lucky the cat disappears, everyone pins the blame on ALF.

4 Oct 13

Pennsylvania 6-5000

ALF calls the president to address his concerns about nuclear weapons.

5 Oct 20

Keepin' the Faith

ALF takes a job selling cosmetics over the phone.

6 Nov 03

For Your Eyes Only

ALF befriends a lonely blind girl.

7 Nov 10

Help Me, Rhonda

Willie helps homesick ALF arrange a trip to Melmac.

8 Nov 17

Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue?

ALF has a crush on Lynn, so he makes a music video to impress her.

9 Nov 24


On his 45th birthday, Willie feels unfulfilled, so ALF suggests he go skydiving.

10 Dec 01

Baby, You Can Drive My Car

ALF sells parts of his spaceship to buy Lynn a Ferrari.

11 Dec 08

On the Road Again

Willie loses his temper with ALF during a family camping trip.

12 Dec 22

Oh, Tannerbaum

ALF convinces Willie to travel to the mountains to cut down a real Christmas tree.

13 Jan 12

Mother and Child Reunion

ALF heads for the garage when Kate’s mother pays a visit.

14 Jan 19

A Little Bit of Soap

ALF submits scripts to his favorite soap opera.

15 Feb 02

I've Got a New Attitude

ALF plays matchmaker for Kate’s mother.

16 Feb 09

Try to Remember (1)

ALF hits his head and is convinced he is an insurance salesman. The Tanners try reviewing past events to try and jog his memory.

17 Feb 09

Try to Remember (2)

The Tanners continue to try and jog ALF’s memory, and deal with the police at the same time.

18 Feb 16

Border Song

ALF befriends a young Mexican immigrant.

19 Mar 02

Wild Thing

ALF goes through a 24-hour period of bizarre behavior.

20 Mar 16

Going Out of My Head Over You

Willie and ALF both talk to a psychologist.

21 Mar 23

Lookin' Through the Windows

ALF thinks he witnessed a murder at a neighbor’s house.

22 Mar 30

It Isn't Easy ... Bein' Green

ALF comes to Brian’s aid when the boy has to play an asparagus in the school play.

23 Apr 06

The Gambler

ALF develops a gambling habit and winds up in trouble with his bookie.

24 Apr 13

Weird Science

Brian causes trouble at school when he repeats some of ALF’s intergalactic knowledge.

25 May 04

La Cucaracha

A cockroach from outer space invades the Tanner home.

26 May 11

Come Fly With Me

When Mr. Ochmonek becomes sick during a flight, ALF flies the plane.

About ALF

The Tanner family is an average American family. One day, they discover that they have a visitor. He’s small, he’s furry, he’s arrogant, and he’s an alien from the planet Melmac. Unsure what to do, they name him ALF: Alien Life Form. Alf soon decides that as much as he misses his home planet, there’s a lot to be said for Earth: the Tanners are willing to concede anything as long as he doesn’t announce his presence. Oh yeah, the the Tanners also have a cat, which looks rather tasty…