Gravedale High

Season 1 Episode 8

He Ain't Scary, He's My Brother

Aired Saturday 9:30 AM Oct 27, 1990 on NBC

Episode Recap

Frankentyke helps the team win a Casketball game against Coach Cadavers class. As they are celebrating, Frankentyke's big brother, Big Frankie, shows up. He is planning on spending time with his little brother, but notices the girls in his class.

Big Frankie and Frankentyke go to the cafeteria for lunch, but Big Frankie gets distracted by the girls who are fawning over him and leaves Frankentyke to eat by himself. Big Frankie tells Frankentyke that they will have more time together later.

Big Frankie and Frankentyke go alligator wrestling, but Cleofatra shows up in a boat and Big Frankie had promised to go boating with her and leaves Frankentyke there. Then Big Frankie takes Frankentyke to the batting cages and Blanche shows up and he leaves Frankentyke to go play miniature golf with Blanche. Later on the class is going to a drive in movie and Frankentyke decides not to go because he and his brother are going cruising, but Duzer shows up and Frankentyke leaves.

Mr. Schneider finds Frankentyke and learns what's happened. He helps Frankentyke try and find his brother, but along the way Frankentyke makes some tough guys mad by getting on their car and they chase he and Mr. Schneider into the drive in and start throwing them up in the air. Big Frankie sees this and comes to their rescue. Now big Frankie realizes that he's been neglecting his little brother and promises that they will get some quality time together with no interruptions.