Television producer extraordinaire Aaron Spelling launched a pop-culture phenomenon with his 1990s teen soap opera Beverly Hills 90210
, a landmark series that not only set the standard for '90s teen culture, but single-handedly wrote the rulebook for later shows like Dawson's Creek
. Created by Darren Star, the glitzy series chronicles the coming-of-age dramas of Minnesota siblings Brandon (Jason Priestley) and Brenda Walsh (Shannen Doherty) as they adjust to their new affluent surroundings, where they attend the fictional West Beverly High with a tight-knit group of teenage friends: good-natured jock Steve Sanders (Ian Ziering); brainy good-girl Andrea Zuckerman (Gabrielle Carteris); naive virgin Donna Martin (Tori Spelling); aspiring DJ David Silver (Brian Austin Green); blonde siren Kelly Taylor (Jennie Garth); and troubled bad-boy Dylan McKay (Luke Perry). Like its Canadian counterpart Degrassi Junior High
, the series attempts social commentary by crafting storylines that feature a wide range of issues affecting '90s teens, including alcoholism, drug abuse, sex, and depression. Groundbreaking and iconic, 90210
's second series is presented in its entirety with this collection of 28 episodes featuring guest appearances by Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Denise Richards, and Color Me Badd.
The complete second season of the 1990s US teen drama series. Episodes are: 'Beach Blanket Brandon', 'The Party Fish', 'Summer Storm', 'Anaconda', 'Play It Again, David', 'Pass, Not Pass', 'Camping Trip', 'Wildfire', 'Ashes to Ashes', 'Necessity Is a Mother', 'Leading from the Heart', 'Down and Out of District in Beverly Hills', 'Hallowe'en', 'The Next Fifty Years', 'U4EA', 'My Desperate Valentine', 'Chuckie's Back', 'A Walsh Family Christmas', 'Fire and Ice', 'A Competitive Edge', 'Everybody's Talking 'Bout It', 'Baby Makes Five', 'Cardio-Funk', 'The Pit and the Pendulum', 'Meeting Mr. Pony', 'Things to Do On a Rainy Day', 'Mexican Standoff' and 'Wedding Bell Blues'.