The Best Episodes Directed by Alan Myerson
#1 - The Festival (2)
Laverne & Shirley Season 4 - Episode 2
Frank tries to win the climbing the greased pole contest so he can win a trip to Italy for his mother.
#6 - Things Change
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 23
When the college acceptance letters finally arrive, Cory is angered greatly when Shawn decides to skip out and work as a photographers assistant, and it seems that none of his friends have the same plans for them as he does.
#7 - Return to Cadiz
Knight Rider Season 2 - Episode 6
Michael and K.I.T.T. are about to test K.I.T.T.'s new function which should allow him to drive on water, but the test is aborted when K.I.T.T. detects an injured scuba-diver washed up on the shore. Befriending the young man's sister, Michael investigates just how the boy got wounded, and uncovers that he has been removing ancient Aztec treasure from a sunken galleon, falling foul of a determined treasure hunter...
#8 - Cards & Cars
Parenthood Season 1 - Episode 6
Gil's jealous when Max prefers to spend time with Grandpa; Helen is attracted to a housepainter who's like an older Tod.
#11 - Chasing Angela (2)
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 8
An eager Cory encourages Shawn to consider the same type of long-term relationship he has with Topanga - except that the two of them start not to get along so well. Meanwhile, Jack and Eric are nervous about hosting Thanksgiving dinner for the Matthews family at their new apartment.
#14 - If You Can't Be with the One You Love…
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 18
Cory tries to get over his estrangement from Topanga by drinking alcohol at a party, but there's more trouble in store after Cory convinces Shawn to drink too. Later that day, Cory and Shawn are arrested, and vow that they will never drink again. Cory keeps his promise; Shawn doesn't. Shawn has some choices to make.
#15 - Blue Christmas
Picket Fences Season 2 - Episode 9
The drug war comes to Rome in place of Santa: controlled substances are found on the high school campus during a drug sweep, Kimberly's friend is arrested and a federal witness turns up in town. Carter is devastated when his mother dies of a heart attack, and it brings out the worst in him.
#16 - System Down
Picket Fences Season 2 - Episode 18
Jimmy becomes the unlikely foreman of a jury deciding the case of a suspect accused of murdering two policemen.
#20 - Honesty Night
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 21
A reconciled Cory and Topanga pretend to be estranged so Shawn can be the one to "reunite" them, despite Mr. Feeny's warning that they are "boarding the train of terrible mistakes". Shawn's mediation tactics lead to more turmoil for the duo: when he encourages them to be open about their hurt feelings, they insult each other and break up again. It's finally up to Shawn (with an assist from Cory's parents) to set things straight once and for all. Also Eric has trouble figuring out his word-a-day calender.
#21 - Bad Moons Rising
Picket Fences Season 1 - Episode 14
When Alice Freeman is charged with murdering her estranged husband by running him down with a steamroller, Wambaugh defends her by claiming insanity as the result of the menopause. The onset of puberty unsettles Matthew.
#23 - Disposable
Judging Amy Season 5 - Episode 18
Tensions run high as the family prepares for Ned's birthday party; a shoplifting trial in Amy's court exposes a prostitution ring in a group home for teenage girls; Maxine enlists the assistance of a former client to help a dedicated foster mother as she struggles with illness; Bruce gets testy when Amy's unsolicited advice about his conflicts with Mia over their living arrangements hits too close to home; Gillian resists Matthew's temptations; compelling new evidence and a new witness force Amy to grant Danny Hawkins a new trial and cope with David's resistance to handing the case over to another prosecutor.
#24 - Last Tango in Philly
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 10
Cory and Shawn are loco with jealousy when the girls get jobs at a Mexican restaurant and start dancing the night away with two handsome, suave co-workers. All the guys apologize to their women in a unique way in the end.
#25 - Prom-ises, Prom-ises
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 22
When prom night rolls around, Cory and Shawn plans to leave as boys and come back as men. Although Angela decides she and Shawn aren't ready for sex, Topanga and Cory might have some trouble when Amy and Alan arrive at the same hotel they plan to stay at.
#26 - Fraternity Row
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 4
After attending a college class and engaging in a winning debate with a professor, an empowered Shawn neglects high-school tasks in favor of collegiate ones - and gets suspended. Meanwhile, Eric forms his own fraternity (Magnum Pi), and arouses the Dean's suspicions.
#27 - The Cane
NewsRadio Season 2 - Episode 9
Bill's new cane, which he carries for no particular reason, annoys Dave. After it's stolen, Dave is the target of Bill's wrath. Jimmy's all-night office brainstorms stokes Dave and Lisa's competitive fires. Matthew and Joe get on each other's nerves.
#29 - Eric Hollywood
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 19
After a surprisingly superb Shakespearean acting debut, Eric is invited to study at two prestigious theatrical institutions-but instead he opts to join the hit TV sitcom Kid Gets Acquainted with the Universe. Jack and Shawn are sick with chicken pox, and Topanga nurses them back to health despite Shawn's discomfort being around her.
#30 - The Festival (1)
Laverne & Shirley Season 4 - Episode 1
The girls go to New York to visit all of Laverne's relatives and to attend the Italian festival. Laverne's Grandmother, Frank's mother takes a liking to Squiggy and treats him like a son.
#31 - House of the Falling Son
Dynasty Season 9 - Episode 14
Sable is able to maintain a calm facade and convince Heath to put the gun down so they can talk. Agreeing, and feeling more at ease, Heath talks about how Sable can ruin Colbyco. After Heath leaves, Sable is still in shock from her close encounter with death. Needing to be with someone, she goes to Dex. Blake questions Dex about what Adam did to Virginia to make her want to leave. Hearing the truth, Blake kicks Adam out of the house, as Blake feels his family slip away from him. Alexis goes to Paris to check on Boyd's commando operation. Alexis finds herself wanting Boyd. Fallon moves in with Sammy Jo. Zorelli asks Fallon to explain why she is suddenly cold to him. Joanna confronts Sable for stepping in between her and Dex, causing Sable to suspect Joanna's loyalty. Joanna tries to seduce Dex but he turns down her advances. Sable meets with Dex to apologize for their night together, promising she respects his love for Alexis. Despite their polite insistence that the whole affair meant
#33 - You Deserve a Break Today
Rhoda Season 3 - Episode 11
Brenda has a short-lived engagement with a prosperous young man who owns three McDonald's franchises.
#35 - Boy Meets Real World
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 2
New roommates Eric, Shawn and Jack are the focus of Cory's student film, and it isn't long before the trio's plot thickens: Shawn and Jack can't get along as brothers. Meanwhile, Topanga thinks Cory should prove himself more of a friend than a filmmaker.
#36 - Over the Rainbow
Ally McBeal Season 3 - Episode 11
"...And the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true." Georgia sues Cage, Fish and the firm for the destruction of her marriage. She cites many issues as leading to Billy's breakdown and the ultimate dissolution of their marriage.
#37 - First Girlfriends Club
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 15
It's Valentine's Day, and Shawn's jilted exes are so sure he'll ruin his date with Angela that they kidnap him to keep him from hurting her. Meanwhile, Cory's in trouble after Topanga reads a letter to him from another girl.
#38 - Strangers Among Us
Baywatch Season 3 - Episode 14
While Slade is winning a surfing competition in Australia, a diamond-smuggler named Dirk puts some diamonds in a surfboard that looks identical to Slade's. He marks one of the fens, so he can find the right surfboard. When Slade is receiving his trophy, Dirk switches the surfboards and when Slade comes back to California, Dirk and his partner Lila follow him to the beach. When Slade leaves his van to go and sleep on the beach, Dirk enters Slade's van using the keys. Then Matt arrives on his motorcycle and when he sees Slade's door closing, he decides to pay him a visit. But in the van he finds Dirk instead and Dirk pushes him out of the way and jumps onto the back of their jeep. Lila then drives away, but Matt manages to jump onto the back of the jeep. But Dirk pushes him off the jeep and he falls down a hill and lands in the sand. When Matt tells Slade about it, Slade tells him that he still has all of his surfboards left. When the smugglers finds out that they have the wrong surfboar
#39 - It's Not You… It's Me
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 3
After Shawn and Cory agree to attend the same college, Shawn learns Cory's made interview plans on his own - and the two decide it's time to go their separate ways. Meanwhile, Eric thinks befriending the dean will ease his and Jack's college experience.
#40 - Kilt Trip
Judging Amy Season 5 - Episode 7
Forced to substitute for an ailing colleague just two days before her wedding, Amy presides over a felony murder case involving a 14 year old boy and makes a controversial decision to overturn the jury's verdict; Stu's groomsmen are less than thrilled when they realize that they'll be wearing kilts instead of tuxes at the wedding; Kyle hatches a plan to surprise the rest of the family with Vincent's presence at the wedding, and gets a surprise himself when he walks in on Vincent and Heather making out; Amy forgets to get a sub as the judge on call, and ends up signing one warrant after another for David; Maxine's search for an apartment goes poorly, and the attempts of a co-worker and Stu's mother to be helpful only make things worse; Amy's pre-wedding jitters turn into a full scale panic attack as the ceremony begins; realizing that she doesn't want to marry Stu, she calls the wedding off; later that evening, Vincent tells Amy that Carole has left him for her oncologist.
#41 - The Book
The Larry Sanders Show Season 5 - Episode 10
Larry insists on writng a book about his life, just like Jay, Brett, Ellen and Paul, leaving Hank worrying about ""the incident"" and Artie to finish off his own memoirs. Beverly receives flowers from a secret admirer and jumps to conclusions.
#43 - How to Succeed in Business
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 9
Confident Cory is amazed when Shawn is more successful at their work-study jobs: Shawn proves to be a whiz at public relations, while Cory gets stuck in the mail room. Meanwhile, Amy goes back to college, but her participation in Eric's creative writing class embarrasses him with her extremely frank self-revelations.
#44 - Wild Card
Judging Amy Season 4 - Episode 14
Maxine and Sean battle a sleazy attorney with a penchant for blackmail when they attempt to remove a child from her negligent parents; Amy presides over the case of a deadbeat dad who is willing to go to extreme measures to avoid paying child support when he learns that his son's paternity may be at issue; Maxine is ""filled with existential dread"" at the prospect of the wedding ceremony Gillian is planning for her; Kyle experiences a sleepless night discovering why the parents of a handicapped man who appears to be healthy insist that he be hospitalized overnight.
#45 - Dating Slump
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 9
Shirley becomes reclusive and refuses to date after learning that Carmine has a new girlfriend, which drives Laverne crazy.
#49 - Love and War and Snow
Gilmore Girls Season 1 - Episode 8
The first snow of the season falls heavily, stranding Rory at Emily and Richard's house. Luke is obsessing about the silliness of the re-enactment of the Battle of Stars Hollow in the town square. Lorelai is enjoying a walk alone in the snow when she comes upon Max. Lane decides to pay a visit to Rory.
#50 - The Deer Hunters
Gilmore Girls Season 1 - Episode 4
Max Medina gives Rory the first "D" of her life on an English paper. Lorelai spends the week helping Rory study, but things don't go as planned, ending in Rory having a meltdown, finally giving Paris and Tristan the chewing out they so richly deserve.
#53 - The Witches of Pennbrook
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 5
Jack is excited about his new girlfriend, but things take a bad turn when it's revealed that she's a witch, needing to sacrifice a Hunter to ensure her immortality during a Halloween party. An unsuspecting Eric goes on a date with a teenaged witch named Sabrina. Guest Hart crosses over in her role from Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. Meanwhile, Cory takes Topanga on her first airplane ride, flown by a not-so-bright pilot.
#55 - No Guts, No Cory
Boy Meets World Season 5 - Episode 6
The time ball swallowed by Salem the Cat from Sabrina, the Teenage Witch takes everyone back to the 1940s: Cory becomes a soldier fighting on the dangerous front lines in Europe, who wants his best buddy Shawn to marry his girl Topanga if he doesn't return.
#56 - Chapter Twenty-Four
Boston Public Season 2 - Episode 2
Ronnie's career at Winslow High gets off to a precarious start when Guber sees her in a compromising position. Meanwhile, Lauren tries to help a straight-A student get into Princeton, but Harper wants to transfer the student to a continuation school because she is pregnant. Also Mrs. Peters, looking very different, volunteers as a teacher's assistant at Winslow.
#57 - Call Me a Taxi
Laverne & Shirley Season 2 - Episode 15
The girls take jobs as taxi dancers when they get laid off.
#58 - The One with the Stoned Guy
Friends Season 1 - Episode 15
Monica cooks a gourmet meal for a restaurateur who is looking for a new chef, however he arrives at the apartment stoned. Meanwhile, Ross tries to master 'dirty talk'.
#59 - Still Crazy After All These Years
The Bob Newhart Show Season 5 - Episode 4
The Hartleys take a vacation. In their absence, Howard undergoes a crash psychological program that changes his entire personality.
#60 - Consent
Judging Amy Season 6 - Episode 4
Amy has difficulty dealing with Lauren's need for privacy; blinded by Anthony Bird's loss, Maxine lies to Sean and makes all the wrong choices in dealing with a teenaged boy who's holed up in a hotel room after discovering that he was kidnapped by his mother as a child; Amy must determine if aggravated sexual assault occurred between two teenagers attending a sex party, but can't seem to leave the case in the courtroom when she encounters Lauren at home; Gillian takes the news of their financial difficulties well, and offers Peter her support; Vincent confesses to Gillian that he's no longer working on his book; Amy resists David's attempts to redefine their relationship.
#61 - The Cheese Stands Alone
Cybill Season 1 - Episode 13
Maryann plans a sabotage surprise (Limberger cheese in the air conditioning) for Dr. Dick's party, which is the same night as her own party. Ira's book is going to be made into a film with Sir Anthony Hopkins, and he wants Cybill to go to London with him.
#62 - Front and Center
JAG Season 5 - Episode 5
The key eyewitness in an attempted rape trial, a decorated Marine corporal, suddenly goes AWOL after he is asked to testify. Harm and Bud follow his trail, and they begin to uncover disturbing facts about the corporal's past that explain why he needs to stay out of the limelight.
#63 - Marry, Marry Quite Contrary
Judging Amy Season 4 - Episode 23
Amy must decide if it's in a teenager's best interest to get married; Bruce investigates when he suspects that a teenager's probation violation isn't as innocent as his parole officer claims; Amy struggles with telling Lauren that she's dating Stu; after worrying about Gillian's insistence that the baby's fine, and a girl, Peter decides to let her hold on to her beliefs when he discovers that they're having a boy; Lily considers accepting a job offer in New York; Michael confesses to Amy that he was to blame for their divorce.
#64 - Born Too Late
Laverne & Shirley Season 6 - Episode 9
Lenny and Squiggy imagine that they are the stars in a whole series of flashback black and white silent movies.
#65 - History Lessons
Ed Season 4 - Episode 4
Carol hides her old love letters concerning a man from her past from Ed. Ed breaks down and reads the letters and pays the guy a visit to check him out. Mike and Nancy are concerned that their baby will eventually learn of past indiscretions and go down the path of revisionist history. Meanwhile, an academic historian questions the role Stuckeyville's founder played in a Revolutionary war battle that is reinacted every year. Ed tries to help General Stuckey's descendant (the town historian/barber) maintain his family's integrity while saving Stuckeyville's historic reputation.
#67 - 0.409
The Larry Sanders Show Season 4 - Episode 15
Larry begins an affair with a much younger show intern which causes resentment among the staff and places him in the awkward position of meeting her parents. Hank insists on a buying a race horse for himself, Larry and Artie in honor of the show's eighth anniversary.
#68 - Starstruck
Jack & Jill Season 1 - Episode 19
Audrey's Agent strokes her infatuation with Hollywood, leaving Barto feeling neglected and vulnerable to sympathy from Annie. Meanwhile, Jack and Jill consider moving in together.
#69 - The Frozen Zone
Judging Amy Season 4 - Episode 4
Amy presides over the custody hearing of a boy whose mother died in the collapse of the World Trade Center; an old friend offers Kyle a job with a pharmaceutical company, and Maxine counteroffers with the job of heading the Center; Amy relandscapes her new home and accidently throws out Ethel, the antique heirloom rosebush Maxine's grandmother brought over from Ireland in 1889; after initially spurning her offer, Bruce agrees to speak at Zola's press conference for convicted felons; and Maxine helps Sean over some rough spots as Eric's foster father.
#72 - Point of Attack
Baywatch Season 2 - Episode 6
When Eddie tries to break up a gang fight on the beach, he his hit unconscious by one of the gang-members. Then suddenly out of nowhere, John D. Cort arrives on his motorcycle. He knocks down the gang-members and help Eddie out of the water. Eddie is surprised to see him and so are Mitch, Shauni and Barnett. Instead of sending the gang-members to jail, they arrange for them to join the W.A.T.E.R. program. The W.A.T.E.R. program is a lifeguard organized program which introduces inner-city youth to aquatic activities. The tough guy in the gang, Memo, won't admit that he is having a good time on the scarab, and he leaves when his father comes to pick him up. But Eddie is determined to get Memo back into the program. Therefore, he and Cort visit Memo and Carlos at their house. While Eddie tries to convince Memo to rejoin the program, Cort and Carlos end up fighting. Eddie and Cort end up leaving without Memo, but then they are surprised to see him and his friends in the back of the truck.
#74 - Et Tu, Carol?
The Bob Newhart Show Season 5 - Episode 6
Both Bob's receptionist and a Buddha figure with a clock in its navel give the psychologist a hard time.
#75 - A Very Fatal Funeral
Diagnosis Murder Season 2 - Episode 2
Suspicion is cast on Norman Briggs after the chairman of a philanthropical medical group of which Norman is a part, is murdered. Steve and Mark attend the funeral to nail the culprit, who promptly falls over dead.
#76 - Hi, Neighbor
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 12
Lenny & Squiggy drive Laverne & Shirley crazy when they move into the girls' apartment building.
#78 - Bridal Shower
Laverne & Shirley Season 2 - Episode 5
Laverne & Shirley get an invitation to a bridal shower, but are afraid to go because they're the only ones left unmarried.
#79 - Chapter Eleven
Boston Public Season 1 - Episode 11
Coach Riley has a serious crush on Marylin Sudor but is nervous about asking her out due to their racial differences. But when he and Buttle ask Ms. Sudor how she and Ms. Hendricks feel about dating white men, Marylin mistakenly assumes Coach wants to ask Marla out. Riley's ""infatuation"" with Marla appears on Sheryl Holt's Web site and Ms. Hendricks becomes extremely excited about the prospect of dating Coach. Eventually, Kevin tells Marylin the truth and she is forced to break the news to Marla, who is deeply hurt. While Kevin and Marylin do make plans to eventually go out, they decide to wait until Marla has gotten over her disappointment. Meanwhile, Harper is concerned about the cheerleading squad. They have been rehearsing for an important competition, but their new routine is extremely sexual. The choreographer argues that it's impossible to tone down the program, so Harper cancels the meet. Regardless of the consequences, Lisa and Buttle continue to tempt fate and continue their
#80 - Jerry's Retirement
The Bob Newhart Show Season 5 - Episode 10
Bob defends the work ethic when Jerry comes into a pile of money and promptly retires from the dental profession.
#81 - Mother Knows Worst
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 15
Shirley's domineering mother comes for a visit, and finds fault with Shirley, her friends, and everything else about Shirley's life, until Laverne sets her straight.
#82 - Shaker
Diagnosis Murder Season 1 - Episode 17
A Los Angeles earthquake apparently causes an armoire to topple over on top of a good friend of Dr. Sloan's, Martin Garfield, killing him. The dry-eyed Sloan goes to work and discovers that Garfield may have been killed before the earthquake. Jack and Amanda help Mark weed through the wealthy family to find the murderer.
#83 - Fakeout at the Stakeout
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 11
Laverne & Shirley falls victims to a peculiar robber, known as the "Milwaukee Masher."
#84 - My Boy Guillermo
The Bob Newhart Show Season 4 - Episode 19
Jerry Robinson's depression turns to instant joy when a globe-trotting ex-flame suddenly re-enters his life and proposes.
#85 - Double Dutch
Joan of Arcadia Season 1 - Episode 16
God tells Joan to learn to jump rope with a group of inner-city teens, one of whom Joan discovers is homeless. Kevin goes on a date, but not with who you think.
#86 - A Nun's Story
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 4
While Laverne & Shirley await their yearly high school reunion, they reminisce about their old crazy friend, Anne-Marie, who shows up at the reunion a nun.
#87 - Bowling for Razzberries
Laverne & Shirley Season 1 - Episode 3
During the annual Shotz bowling tournament, Laverne decides to get even with her bowling rival, Karen from the past 5 years. However, on the big night, Laverne falls ills and takes heavy medication, leaving Laverne "jerky" during the tournament.
#88 - Master Ninja II
Mystery Science Theater 3000 Season 3 - Episode 24
Movie Plot: The Ninja travels the country fighting bad guys. On the SOL: The Crew tries improv / Joel invents Gerbilsphere II / The 'bots create custom vans. In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester invents the conveyor belt buffet / Frank tries to get ABC to bring back "The Second Hundred years." Original film made in 1984.
#89 - Haunted House
Laverne & Shirley Season 2 - Episode 21
The girls want new furniture and go looking for a used couch, in a haunted house. Lenny and Squiggy go with Laverne and Shirley to the haunted house to help them remove a couch if they buy one. Of course, the cast start to disappear one by one until there's only the girls left, they can't get out. In the end discover that it is the owners of the house who are trying to scare people away so they don't have to move. Shirley discovers that Abe Lincoln once slept in the house and suggests they have the house marked as a piece of history which saves the building.
#90 - Miracle Man
Miami Vice Season 5 - Episode 19
A vigilante believes he is a superhero, Miracle Man. His efforts to rid Miami of "drug dealing slim" intefers with Tubbs & Switek's operations.
#91 - The Usual Suspects
Hunter Season 7 - Episode 8
An office worker in the District Attorney's office alters computer records of criminals arrested the previous evening.
#92 - All I Want for Christmas
Fame Season 6 - Episode 9
Shorofsky is a victim of mistaken identity when he's forced to spend Christmas in the same hospital as a prominent producer; Leroy burns the candle at both ends trying to please his niece Tina.