Roseanne (1988–2018)
1 user

Mall Story 

A day at the mall finds Becky giving Roseanne the silent treatment, Jackie lamenting about her life's lack of direction and Dan waiting in vain to buy a new pair of shoes.


John Sgueglia


Matt Williams (created by), Laurie Gelman | 1 more credit »




Episode complete credited cast:
Roseanne Barr ... Roseanne Conner
John Goodman ... Dan Conner
Laurie Metcalf ... Jackie Harris
Michael Fishman ... D.J. Conner
Sara Gilbert ... Darlene Conner
Alicia Goranson ... Becky Conner (as Lecy Goranson)
Natalie West ... Crystal Anderson
Jonathan Chapin ... Shoe Clerk
Lisa Cloud Lisa Cloud ... Saleswoman at 'The Ultimate' Clothing Store
Beverly Dixon Beverly Dixon ... Bickering Wife
Michael Phenicie ... Stan Harmony, Fitness Salesman (as Michael Gates)
Mary Anne McGarry ... Saleswoman
Lou Wills Lou Wills ... Bickering Husband


The Conner's, Jackie, and Crystal enjoy a Saturday trip to the Mall for the annual Spring-a-Thon sale. Becky tries to talk Roseanne into buying her an expensive dress, while Dan tries to talk Rosanne out of making him buy expensive shoes. Only one will be victorious. Darlene learns her sugar limit, and D.J. learns the meaning of the word "wait". While Jackie becomes depressed about her life, Crystal is having the time of her life. Written by Lynne Boris Johnston

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Drama


TV-PG | See all certifications »


Release Date:

21 February 1989 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

USA See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:




Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


Jonathan Chapin is the actor playing the shoe salesman in this episode. He also co-starred in 1989's Halloween 5 starring Danielle Harris who would appear later on Roseanne's fifth season. He also had a minor role in Sixteen Candles. See more »


When returning from the mall, Becky hangs her coat and purse on the empty coat rack by the door, using the second peg from the left, and heads for the kitchen. When Dan walks in a few seconds later, Becky's coat and purse are now hanging from the third peg from the left, and Dan hangs his hat on the second peg. At the end of this scene, Becky's coat and purse are back on the second peg, and Dan's hat is on the third peg. See more »


Becky: Mom, Darlene and DJ are killing each other out there.
Roseanne: What's the bad news?
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Recently Viewed