Spin City: Volume 1
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1996
Directors: Thomas Schlamme, Lee Shallat Chemel, Andy Cadiff
Rating: NR(Television)
UPC [Locale]: 678149-069822
Running time: 4:14 (254 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 26, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#1834)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 03, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 7 / 10
Overview
Michael J. Fox picks his all-time favorite episodes from his Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning run as the real brains behind the operation in the Mayor's office.

For four unforgettable seasons Deputy Mayor Mike Flaherty (Michael J. Fox) juggled his crazy co-workers and his boss's careless conduct while trying to keep City Hall from caving in. Now, if only he can keep his personal life from spinning completely out of control! Volume Two also available.

Episode List

• "Pilot"
• "Meet Tommy Dugan"
• "Dog Day Afternoon"
• "Family Affair, Part 1"
• "Family Affair, Part 2"
• "Miracle Near 34th Street"
• "The Paul Lassiter Story"
• "The Pope Of Gracie Mansion"
• "Catcher In The Bronx"
• "A Tale Of Two Sisters"
• "Casino"
DVD Covers
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Misc.
 • Profile Contributors
 • Invelos Profile Links
 • US IMDb
Genres
Comedy
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • DreamWorks Television
 • Ubu Productions
 • Lottery Hill Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • DreamWorks Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Tags
TV
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Episodes 1-7
2Episodes 8-11
Features
 • Episode Introductions by Michael J. Fox
Crew
 1. Pilot
Direction
Thomas Schlamme....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Gary David Goldberg....Writer
Bill Lawrence....Writer
Production
Linda Nieber....Producer
Bill Lawrence....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Mikel Niers....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Jay Sherberth....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Jesse W. Peck....Production Sound Mixer
Fred A. Tator....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Tom Azzari....Production Designer
Molly Maginnis....Costume Designer
Bron Roylance....Make-up Artist
Rose Librizzi....Make-up Artist
 2. Meet Tommy Dugan
Direction
Lee Shallat Chemel....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Tim Hobert....Writer
Production
Walter Barnett....Producer
Bill Lawrence....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Sarah Lemire....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 3. Dog Day Afternoon
Direction
Lee Shallat Chemel....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Jeff Lowell....Writer
Production
Walter Barnett....Producer
Bill Lawrence....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Sarah Lemire....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 4. Family Affair, Part 1
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Brian Buckner....Writer
Sebastian Jones....Writer
Production
Walter Barnett....Producer
Jeff Lowell....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Spin Doctors....Theme By
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Thomas Keller....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 5. Family Affair, Part 2
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Jeff Lowell....Screenwriter
Tom Hertz....Screenwriter
Brian Buckner....Story By
Sebastian Jones....Story By
Production
Walter Barnett....Producer
Jeff Lowell....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Spin Doctors....Theme By
Sound
Art Nasti....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Thomas Keller....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 6. Miracle Near 34th Street
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Stephen Godchaux....Writer
Gayle Abrams....Writer
Production
Walter Barnett....Producer
Jeff Lowell....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Spin Doctors....Theme By
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Thomas Keller....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 7. The Paul Lassiter Story
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Writer
Production
Stephen Godchaux....Producer
Walter Barnett....Producer
Jeff Lowell....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Spin Doctors....Theme By
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Thomas Keller....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 8. The Pope of Gracie Mansion
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Stephen Godchaux....Screenwriter
Michelle Nader....Story By
Amy Cohen....Story By
Production
Stephen Godchaux....Producer
Walter Barnett....Producer
Jeff Lowell....Producer
Gary David Goldberg....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Spin Doctors....Theme By
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
David Browning....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Thomas Keller....Costume Designer
Karen Weinberg....Make-up Artist
 9. Catcher in the Bronx
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Tom Hertz....Writer
Production
Steve Rose....Producer
Christopher Case....Producer
Tim Hobert....Producer
Jon Pollack....Producer
Tad Quill....Producer
David Ronn....Producer
Jay Scherick....Producer
Stephen Godchaux....Producer
Tom Hertz....Producer
Richard Day....Executive Producer
Andy Cadiff....Executive Producer
David S. Rosenthal....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Patricia Field....Costume Designer
Rebecca W. Field....Costume Designer
Doug Ellis....Art Director
Matiki Anoff....Make-up Artist
Lynn Cambell....Make-up Artist
 10. A Tale of Two Sisters
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Jon Pollack....Writer
Production
Steve Rose....Producer
Christopher Case....Producer
Tim Hobert....Producer
Jon Pollack....Producer
Tad Quill....Producer
David Ronn....Producer
Jay Scherick....Producer
Tom Hertz....Producer
Richard Day....Executive Producer
Andy Cadiff....Executive Producer
David S. Rosenthal....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Patricia Field....Costume Designer
Rebecca W. Field....Costume Designer
Doug Ellis....Art Director
Matiki Anoff....Make-up Artist
Lynn Cambell....Make-up Artist
 11. Casino
Direction
Andy Cadiff....Director
Writing
Gary David Goldberg....Created By
Bill Lawrence....Created By
Tim Hobert....Writer
Production
Steve Rose....Producer
Christopher Case....Producer
Tim Hobert....Producer
Jon Pollack....Producer
Tad Quill....Producer
David Ronn....Producer
Jay Scherick....Producer
Richard Day....Executive Producer
Andy Cadiff....Executive Producer
David S. Rosenthal....Executive Producer
Michael J. Fox....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dick Quinlan....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Michel....Film Editor
Music
Shelly Palmer....Composer
Sound
Rich Jacob....Production Sound Mixer
George Meyer....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Cabot McMullen....Production Designer
Patricia Field....Costume Designer
Rebecca W. Field....Costume Designer
Doug Ellis....Art Director
Matiki Anoff....Make-up Artist
Lynn Cambell....Make-up Artist
Cast
 1. Pilot
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Carla Gugino....Ashley Schaeffer
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Gaberman....James Hobert
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Victoria Dillard....Janelle
Taylor Stanley....Karen
Joe Sabatino....Security Guard (uncredited)
 2. Meet Tommy Dugan
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Carla Gugino....Ashley Schaeffer
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Gaberman....James Hobert
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Woody Harrelson....Tommy Dugan
Lisa Louise Langford....First Reporter
John Bland....Second Reporter
David Carlson....Third Reporter
 3. Dog Day Afternoon
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Carla Gugino....Ashley Schaeffer
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Gaberman....James Hobert
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Victoria Dillard....Janelle
Taylor Stanley....Karen
Jerry Adler....Police Commissioner
Jason Antoon....Cab Driver
Robert Maschio....Bingo's Partner
 4. Family Affair, Part 1
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Meredith Baxter....Macy
Jennifer Esposito....Stacey
Mitch Rouse....Steve and Mr. Bungle
Charlie White....Hank
 5. Family Affair, Part 2
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Jennifer Esposito....Stacey Paterno
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Meredith Baxter....Macy
Former Mayor, Ed Koch....Himself
Alan Dershowitz....Himself
David Aaron Baker....Jason
Charlie White....Hank
Josephine Longbardi....Herself
Curt Chaplin....Himself
Jay Russell....Reporter
 6. Miracle Near 34th Street
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Jennifer Esposito....Stacey Paterno
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Scott Terra....Justin
Kevin Brennan....Fighting Santa
Julia Gibson....Justin's Mom
James Harder....Old Santa
John Bland....Reporter
Craig Mathers....Newscaster
Christopher Cooke....Santa #2
 7. The Paul Lassiter Story
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Jennifer Esposito....Stacey Paterno
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Donald Trump....Himself
Sam Lloyd....Walter
Stephen Kunken....Doctor
Anne James....Nurse
Jennifer Van Dyck....Interviewer
 8. The Pope Of Gracie Mansion
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Jennifer Esposito....Stacey Paterno
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Joseph Urla....Daniel
Clayton Hamilton....Wayne
Ray Anthony Thomas....Joe
Steve Ryan....Fred
Andrew Weems....Televangelist
 9. Catcher in the Bronx
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Heather Locklear....Caitlin
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Heidi Klum....Herself
Chris Berman....Himself
James Carville....Himself
Roger Clemens....Himself
Chuck Bunting....Fan
Stacey Ann Logan....Nurse
Bourke Floyd....Irate Yankee Fan (uncredited)
 10. A Tale of Two Sisters
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Heather Locklear....Caitlin
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Christine Taylor....Catherine
John Seidman....Art Instructor
Dean Strange....Jason
Elaina Erika Davis....First Reporter
Bill Patrick....Second Reporter
 11. Casino
Michael J. Fox....Mike Flaherty
Richard Kind....Paul Lassiter
Alan Ruck....Stuart Bondek
Michael Boatman....Carter Heywood
Connie Britton....Nikki Faber
Alexander Chaplin....James Hobert
Victoria Dillard....Janelle Cooper
Heather Locklear....Caitlin
Barry Bostwick....The Mayor
Jill Tracy....Muriel
Michael Charles Roman....Devin
Tony Mennuto....Dealer
Wills Robbins....Technician
John E. Mack....Man