Season 5

Episode Guide

Stop In The Name Of Love

S5 E1
Sep 16, 1993
Brian and Alex find themselves passionately falling for each other as they gush at each other like high-schoolers. Knowing he has screwed up past relationships by getting too close too soon, Brian finds himself willing to put off sex to give this new situation with Alex a chance.

Terminal Jealousy

S5 E2
Sep 23, 1993
Determined to liven things up around the humdrum Nantucket Airport, Roy meddles in everyone's personal lives making Brian accuse Alex and Joe of having an affair amid Helen verbally accost a health inspector.

Bye-bye Bunny

S5 E3
Sep 30, 1993
Lowell finally faces the reality that his marriage with Bunny is over and gets a divorce.

Business Or Pleasure

S5 E4
Oct 07, 1993
When Joe brings a hotshot investor to the island to pump some money into Sandpiper, he makes a fool of himself. Helen falls for the investor and Roy gets the money for Aeromass.

An Affair To Forget

S5 E5
Oct 14, 1993
Alex and Brian's romantic weekend to finally consummate their relationship is interrupted by Joe and Helen.

A Black Eye Affair

S5 E6
Oct 28, 1993
Helen runs into a string of bad luck when Davis decides to visit at the last minute - her hair turns green, she catches poison ivy and gets a black eye.

Joe Blows (Part 1)

S5 E7
Nov 04, 1993
Joe is found face down in a swimming pool after the pressures of his life finally push him to the edge.

Joe Blows (Part 2)

S5 E8
Nov 11, 1993
After Joe ditches everyone and runs off to find himself, Brian has to become responsible and try to get the airline out of bankruptcy.

2 Good 2 B 4 Gotten

S5 E9
Nov 18, 1993
When an old schoolmate who had a crush on Joe in high school comes to town for a visit, Joe finds himself trapped in Prom night hell.

Come Fly With Me

S5 E10
Dec 02, 1993
When Joe, Brian, Helen and Lowell take off in the plane in search of adventure, they end up in a roomful of hookers.

Happy Holidays

S5 E11
Dec 16, 1993
Antonio's got a bad case of the Christmas blues and finds a cure in the back seat of his cab with Lowell's promiscuous ex-wife, Bunny.

Ready, Teddy, Go

S5 E12
Jan 06, 1994
When Davis buys Helen a scant black lace teddy, he breaks gift-giving protocol and has Helen all up in arms.

Oh, Give Me A Home Where The Mather's Don't Roam

S5 E13
Jan 20, 1994
After a year of having Lowell reigning over the household, Joe and Brian finally tell him to move out into a place of his own.

Say Uncle, Carlton

S5 E15
Feb 03, 1994
The fates are merciless when the ever-annoying Carlton Blanchard shows up with his sleazy nephew Lewis and hires Antonio as his personal driver.

Hey, Nineteen

S5 E16
Feb 10, 1994
Joe has a light and frivolous affair with Fay's sexy nineteen-year-old study partner.

Exclusively Yours

S5 E17
Feb 14, 1994
Brian and Alex officially make their relationship exclusive but when beautiful models arrive in Nantucket to shoot a calendar, Brian begins to doubt his decision.


S5 E18
Feb 17, 1994
The gang at the airport reminisce about moonlighting jobs they have taken in the past to make ends meet during the off-season.

Sleepless In Nantucket

S5 E19
Mar 10, 1994
When Brian and Alex decide to move in together on a whim, they discover each other's unattractive and annoying habits.

Boys Will Be Girls

S5 E20
Apr 07, 1994
When their old football coach returns to Nantucket for the weekend, Joe and Brian finally get retaliation for all the years he called them "girls."

Roy Crazy

S5 E21
Apr 14, 1994
Roy's ex-wife Sylvia arrives in Nantucket for the weekend, showing signs of reconciliation hopes with Roy.

Long Distance Lament

S5 E22
Apr 28, 1994
When Davis shows up to apologize to Helen for breaking so many of their dates, he finds her out with another man.

Call Of The Wild

S5 E23
May 05, 1994
Alex kicks Brian out after he relives his wilder days with an old friend.

A Decent Proposal

S5 E24
May 12, 1994
Davis proposes to Helen and she accepts, re-igniting old feelings between she and Joe.