CORPORATE LINE: Power up for season four of the Emmy(R) Award-winning hit comedy HOME IMPROVEMENT! Tim Allen is back as Tim “The Tool Man” Taylor, a loving husband and father who spends his days as the accident-prone host of the popular television show “Tool Time.” The fourth season fires on all cylinders, earning five Emmy(R) Award nominations, including Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (Patricia Richardson). The laughs are hammered home for all 26 episodes of this hilarious collection. Season Four contains some of the most memorable moments ever as Jill returns to college, Al is named one of Detroit’s Most Eligible Bachelors, and Wilson goes on his first date in 20 years! Featuring guest appearances by Dave Chappelle, Jim Breuer, Michelle Williams, and Lucy Liu, plus new, never-before-seen bloopers, this collection is an absolute must own for any HOME IMPROVEMENT fan.
1.) Back In The Saddle Shoes Again – Jill decides to go back to college and Tim worries that he will lose Jill more intelligent men.
2.) Don’t Tell Momma – Tim drops a beam on Jill’s car and tries to hide it while Brad and Randy try to deal with a bully.
3.) Death Begins At Forty – When Harry has a heart attack Tim starts to worry about his own health.
4.) The Eyes Don’t Have It – Mark starts having trouble at school and Tim and Jill worry it’s because of them only to find out he needs glasses.
5.) He Ain’t Heavy, He’s Just Irresponsible – Marty leaves his wife and kids. Tim tries to help and makes everything worse.
6.) Borland Ambition – Harry offers to sell a percentage of his hardware story to Tim.
7.) Let’s Go To The Videotape – Tim records Jill’s speech but ends up recording himself criticizing her.
8.) Quibbling Siblings – Randy gets jealous when Tim spends more time with Brad.
9.) My Dinner With Wilson – Wilson announces he is moving.
10.) Ye Olde Shoppe Teacher – Tim’s shop teacher visits but ends up getting angry when Tim tries to help him.
11.) Some Like It Hot Rod – Jill leaves Tim’s hot rod outside in the snow right before it’s going to be featured in a hot rod magazine.
12.) ‘Twas the Night Before Chaos – Tim tries to beat Doc Johnson in a Christmas decoration contest.
13.) The Route Of All Evil – Brad takes on a paper route and soon finds out he can’t handle it and it effects his school work.
14.) Brother, Can You Spare A Hot Rod? – Tim sells his hot rod while Randy is embarrassed to go shopping for clothes with Jill.
15.) Super Bowl Fever – Tim has a Super Bowl party while Jill is sick.
16.) Bachelor Of The Year – Al becomes Detroit’s most eligible bachelor.
17.) It’s My Party – Randy has a party and Tim waxes the floor so well that Randy’s girlfriend sprains her ankle.
18.) A House Divided – Tim blows up Benny’s aunt’s house.
19.) The Naked Truth – Tim walks in on his sister-in-law, Nancy, in the shower.
20.) Talk To Me – Tim first insults Jill then ruins dinner and it all goes down hill from there.
21.) No, No, Godot – Tim and Al scalp tickets and end up in jail.
22/23.) Tool Time After Dark (Part 1 and part 2 of 2) – A two part show that is nothing more than filler as we see old episodes of Tool Time while Tim suffers from a stomach ache.
24.) Sisters And Brothers – Jill’s sister visits while Marty moves to Detroit.
25.) A Marked Man – Mark steals a knife.
26.) Wilson’s Girlfriend – Tim gives Wilson advice on his girlfriend.
Extras are slim. There is nothing more than blooper reels that are occasionally played at the end of episodes.
FRANKLY: Home Improvement: The Complete Fourth Season on DVD is a lot of fun. Tim Allen is in his element and finally the cast has meatier roles that add to the enjoyment. Best of all, this is a family show and something that is a rare find today.
+ Charlie Craine