Episodes (13)

Stranger in a Strange Land
S01E01 · Stranger in a Strange Land

Mar 01, 1989

Jesse, an alien banished from another planet is sentenced to exile on Earth. He arrives on the planet buck naked and discovers television. To escape pursuing police, he steals a truck and later rescues a woman from falling off a cliff. With the police still in hot pursuit the woman helps Jesse escape to Los Angeles.

Something to Bank On
S01E02 · Something to Bank On

Mar 08, 1989

Jesse learns about money when he takes food from a grocery store without paying. He robs an ATM not realizing it's illegal and gets busted when he returns the cash. Police psychiatrist helps him find the swindler who also took some of it.

Losing Control
S01E03 · Losing Control

Mar 15, 1989

Jesse and Control visit Disneyland to learn how humans relax, but when Control gets lost in the crowd, Jesse's the one who needs a vacation

The Way Home
S01E04 · The Way Home

Mar 22, 1989

Jesse befriends and tries to help a runaway juvenile delinquent reunite with her worried upper class folks. However, two crooked cops stand in his way.

All That You Can Be
S01E05 · All That You Can Be

Mar 29, 1989

Jesse joins the United States Army and helps a soldier from falling under the influence of his old gang.

Battle of the Sexes
S01E06 · Battle of the Sexes

Apr 05, 1989

An assassin from Jesse's world is sent to kill the exiled alien.

Death Do Us Part
S01E07 · Death Do Us Part

Apr 12, 1989

Jesse becomes a candidate on "The Dating Game" and helps a bachelorette avoid a bad decision.

The Hot Dog Man
S01E08 · The Hot Dog Man

Apr 26, 1989

Jesse becomes a professional wrestler and helps fight an crooked real estate developer.

Jesse's Fifteen Minutes
S01E09 · Jesse's Fifteen Minutes

May 03, 1989

Jesse is hired as a male model and his instant success earns him plenty of new-found friends and foes.

Rodeo Show
S01E10 · Rodeo Show

May 10, 1989

Jesse befriends a former rodeo star and convinces him that his days of greatness aren't over yet.

Not in Our Stars
S01E11 · Not in Our Stars

May 31, 1989

An Earth scientist intentionally interferes with Jesse's attempts to communicate with his home planet.

The All American
S01E12 · The All American

Jun 14, 1989

Bill recognizes a fellow alien and tries to prevent him from becoming a politician on Earth.

Wally's Gang
S01E13 · Wally's Gang

Jun 21, 1989

Jesse joins the cast of a local kiddie television show and learns that the father of one of his fellow actors is in serious trouble.


Hard Time on Planet Earth Season 1 (1989) is released on Mar 01, 1989. Watch Hard Time on Planet Earth online - the English Action TV series from United States. Hard Time on Planet Earth is directed by Roger Duchowny,Michael Lange,Timothy Bond,James A. Contner and created by Jim Thomas with Martin Kove and Danny Mann.

As know as:

Hard Time on Planet Earth(English), Pas de répit sur planète terre, Jesse aus dem All(dubbed version), Jesse aus dem All, Nehéz napok egy Föld nevű bolygón


United States



Production Companies:

Demos-Bard/Shanachie Productions, Touchstone Television

Cast & Crew

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