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Party of Five

The Shortest Distance (Season 6, Episode 5)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 45 min | Drama, Family

Cameron's covert kisses confuse Claudia who thinks that getting involved with him may not be right while she deals with a clueless Alexia. Meanwhile, Evan becomes more mindful of Julia who tries to set some ground rules to their newfound ...See moreCameron's covert kisses confuse Claudia who thinks that getting involved with him may not be right while she deals with a clueless Alexia. Meanwhile, Evan becomes more mindful of Julia who tries to set some ground rules to their newfound romance. The fertility changes dictates life for both Charlie and Kirsten when she has to take fertility injections with her lithium, and he has to take a second job to pay for the medical costs. Griffin and Will accompany Bailey on a 3,000-mile drive to New York in an old truck to drop off some of Sarah's belongings. When the guys truck breaks down in a small town, Bailey reveals his obsession to get to New York and bring Sarah back with him. Also, Charlie pairs Myra with Claudia for a studying time despite the fact that they both can't stand each other. But when Myra discovers Claudia's secret involvement with Cameron, it gives Myra some leverage against Claudia who uses this info to intimidate Claudia to talk to Charlie to back off his discipline of her. Written by Anonymous See less
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Director
Writers
Christopher Keyser (created by) | Amy Lippman (created by) | Tom Garrigus (story editor) | Ian Biederman
Composer
Cinematographer
Editor
Steve Potter (as Stephen Potter)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 2, 1999

Release date
Nov 2, 1999 (United States)

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Scott Wolf
Bailey Salinger Bailey Salinger   See fewer
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Matthew Fox
Charlie Salinger Charlie Salinger   See fewer
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Neve Campbell
Julia Salinger Julia Salinger   See fewer
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Lacey Chabert
Claudia Salinger Claudia Salinger   See fewer
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Paula Devicq
Kirsten Bennett Salinger Kirsten Bennett Salinger   See fewer
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Scott Grimes
Will McCorkle Will McCorkle   See fewer
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Jennifer Aspen
Daphne Jablonsky Daphne Jablonsky   See fewer
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Jeremy London
Griffin Holbrook Griffin Holbrook   See fewer
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Wilson Cruz
Victor Victor   See fewer
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Andrew Levitas
Cameron Welcott Cameron Welcott   See fewer
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Lauren Ambrose
Myra Wringler Myra Wringler   See fewer
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Kyle Secor
Evan Stilman Evan Stilman   See fewer
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Hugh B. Holub
Karl (as Hugh Holub) Karl (as Hugh Holub)   See fewer
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Brian Tahash
Mechanic Mechanic   See fewer
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Melody Alderman
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Beardsley
Jason Reader (uncredited) Jason Reader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mover (uncredited) Mover (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isabel (uncredited) Isabel (uncredited)   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 37 votes