| Season 7, Episode 13|
#136 in series (193 episodes)
|Network/Country:||NBC-TV / United States|
|Air date||January 17, 1990|
|Written by:||Fred Rubin|
|Directed by:||Jim Drake|
|Guest stars:|| William Utay|
Turner Wilson, Jr.
Vance Colvig, Jr.,br>Dorothy Andrews
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Bull chains himself to the entrance of an old theater scheduled to be demolished and the ensuring efforts to save the building reveals a secret life from Mac's past. Special appearance by The Rivingtons.
An old vaudeville theater that Harry and Bull both remember fondly is targeted for demolition; Bull takes the extreme route and shackles himself to the front doors, while Harry tries to organize a benefit concert with the theater's old performers. In doing so, it is revealed that Mac used to be one of the Starlites.
Did You Know?
- The Starlights was portrayed by the real Bee-Bop group "The Rivingtons". The first song the Starlights sing is "Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow", which was The Rivingtons' first hit.
- The title is taken from the movie Raging Bull (1980).
- This is Your Life (TV series) - Title references to both the 1950's and 1960s series
- Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow (uncredited) - Written by Al Frazier, John Harris, Turner Wilson Jr., and Carl White, performed by John Harris, Al Frazier, Turner Wilson Jr., and Andrew Butler
- John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt (uncredited) - Sung by Richard Moll
- In the Still of the Night (uncredited) - Written by Fred Parris, performed by Charles Robinson, John Harris, Al Frazier, Turner Wilson Jr., and Andrew Butler
Cast (in credits order)
- Harry Anderson as Harold T. Stone
- Charles Robinson as Mac Robinson
- John Larroquette as Dan Fielding
- Markie Post as Christine Sullivan
- Richard Moll as Bull Shannon
- Marsha Warfield as Roz Russell
Recurring cast and characters/Guest stars
- William Utay as Phil Sanders (as Will Utay)
- Eric Christmas as Pops Durkin
- Al Frazier as Al
- John Harris as Sonny (as John "Sonny" Harris)
- Turner Wilson, Jr. as Rocky (as "Rocky" Turner Wilson Jr.)
- Cynthia Mace as TV Newscaster
- Molly David as Vannie
- Vance Colvig, Jr. as Bum (as Vance Colvig)
- Dorothy Andrews as Cashier (uncredited)