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'Twas The Flight Before Christmas

Episode Number:112 / 5.12
Production Number:
Show Number:A538
Air Date:12 December 1995
Writer:Jon Vandergriff
Director:Andy Cadiff
Taping Date:


Tim and Al get stranded at the airport on Christmas Eve on the way to a winter festival which Binford sponsors. Illene thinks Al is too attached to his mother and makes him choose between them. The boys beat Doc Johnson in the lighting contest without Tim's help. On Tool Time, Tim and Al do a salute to electricity.



Tim AllenasTim Taylor
Patricia RichardsonasJill Taylor
Earl HindmanasWilson
Zachery Ty BryanasBrad Taylor
Jonathan Taylor ThomasasRandy Taylor
Taran Noah SmithasMark Taylor
Richard KarnasAl Borland

Guest Cast

Debbe DunningasHeidi Keppert
Sherry HurseyasIlene Markham
Connie SawyerasOld Lady
Sydney AndersonasAttractive Woman
Marcy GoldmanasFlight Attendant
Tom PostonasThe Clerk


ProducersGayle S. Maffeo, Frank McKemy
Created byCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Executive ProducersBruce Ferber, Carmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Elliot Shoenman, Matt Williams
Co-Executive ProducersAndy Cadiff, Rosalind Moore, Howard J. Morris
Consulting ProducersBilly Riback, Marley Sims
Co-Producer Jim Praytor
Associate Producer Alan Padula
Creative ConsultantsRuth Bennett, Lloyd Garver
Executive Story Editor Jon Vandergriff
Executive Consultant Tim Allen
Director of Photography Donald A. Morgan
Production Designer David Sackeroff
EditorsRoger Ames Berger, Marco Zappia
Associate Director Peter Filsinger
Stage ManagersGuy Distad, Shawn Shea
Original Music by Dan Foliart
Casting byDeborah Barylski, C.S.A., Jonell Dunn
Set Decorator Jeannie Gunn
Property Master Warren Shaffer
Script Supervisor Susan Straughn Harris
Technical Consultant Brett Gregory
Production Coordinator Jeff Sarver
Post Production Coordinator Judy Rauh
Costume SupervisorsNicole Gorsuch, Valerie Laven-Cooper
Make-up Wendy J. Weiss
Hair Stylist Maria Valdivia
Opening Design by Geoffrey Nelson
Technical Director Craig Shideler
Audio Klaus Landsberg
Video Bob Kaufmann
Editing System byAvid Technology, Inc.
Based on the Stand-Up Comedy of TIM ALLEN
© MCMXCV Touchstone Pictures and Television. All rights reserved
Wind Dancer Production Group
Touchstone Television
Distributed by Buena Vista International, Inc.

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