The Best Episodes Directed by Bob Lahendro

The Bunkers and the Swingers

#1 - The Bunkers and the Swingers

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 7

Edith unwillingly invites a pair of wife-swapping swingers to dinner when she responds to a newspaper ad for pen pals.

star 8.11
38 votes
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle

#2 - Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle

Sanford and Son Season 3 - Episode 15

When Lamont tries to contest a traffic ticket, Fred creates disorder in the court.

star 8.03
33 votes
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Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (Part 1)

#3 - Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (Part 1)

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 9

On the Stivics' second anniversary, the family recalls the comedy of errors that transpired on the wedding day.

star 7.95
42 votes
Archie and the Computer

#4 - Archie and the Computer

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 7

A computer informs Archie that he's been declared dead.

star 7.90
39 votes
Archie Is Branded

#5 - Archie Is Branded

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 20

Archie wakes up to find a swastika painted on his front door.

star 7.88
42 votes
Archie in the Cellar

#6 - Archie in the Cellar

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 10

Locked in his cellar with a bottle of vodka, Archie spends a long night contemplating his life.

star 7.77
35 votes
Oh Say Can You See

#7 - Oh Say Can You See

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 16

After a visit from a friend who has a young and beautiful companion, Archie realizes how lucky he is to have Edith.

star 7.76
50 votes
A Pad for Lamont

#8 - A Pad for Lamont

Sanford and Son Season 1 - Episode 7

Frustrated with the lack of privacy at home, Lamont moves into his own apartment.

star 7.72
81 votes
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Edith's Conversion

#9 - Edith's Conversion

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 9

Archie thinks Irene Lorenzo is trying to convert Edith to Catholicism.

star 7.69
36 votes
Archie is Cursed

#10 - Archie is Cursed

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 14

Irene challenges Archie to a pool match, but he begs off, complaining of a sore back.

star 7.69
32 votes
Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (Part 2)

#11 - Flashback: Mike and Gloria's Wedding (Part 2)

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 10

Continuation of the flashback to the Stivics' wedding, when Michael's uncle insists that the marriage be performed by a Catholic priest.

star 7.68
41 votes
Gloria and the Riddle

#12 - Gloria and the Riddle

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 4

Gloria stumps Mike and Archie with a riddle that Edith easily answers.

star 7.66
47 votes
Class Reunion

#13 - Class Reunion

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 18

Archie refuses to come to Edith's high-school reunion until he finds out that one of her beaus will be attending.

star 7.66
44 votes
Everybody Tells the Truth

#14 - Everybody Tells the Truth

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 21

The family recounts vastly different versions of the same encounter with a pair of handymen in the kitchen.

star 7.65
40 votes
Archie Goes Too Far

#15 - Archie Goes Too Far

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 17

Edith and Gloria end the latest family brawl when they storm out of the house to spend the night on their own.

star 7.58
45 votes
Archie Feels Left Out

#16 - Archie Feels Left Out

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 17

Archie refuses to attend his own birthday party.

star 7.57
23 votes
Archie in the Hospital

#17 - Archie in the Hospital

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 15

Archie befriends the other patient in his hospital room, unaware that his neighbor is black.

star 7.56
43 votes
Et Tu, Archie

#18 - Et Tu, Archie

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 18

Archie sabotages an old friend's efforts to land a job at the loading dock because he's afraid the man might be in line for his position.

star 7.50
26 votes
Hot Watch

#19 - Hot Watch

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 19

Archie's expensive watch may be stolen.

star 7.47
36 votes
The Taxi Caper

#20 - The Taxi Caper

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 13

An influential politician attempts to dissuade Archie from pressing charges against his son.

star 7.41
27 votes
Gloria's Boyfriend

#21 - Gloria's Boyfriend

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 19

Archie's misconceptions run amok when Gloria befriends the retarded box boy from the local market.

star 7.33
30 votes
Gloria the Victim

#22 - Gloria the Victim

All in the Family Season 3 - Episode 23

After an attempted sexual assault, Gloria suffers through the legal aftermath of reporting the crime.

star 7.26
35 votes
Second Honeymoon

#23 - Second Honeymoon

All in the Family Season 4 - Episode 12

Archie and Edith rekindle their romance during a second honeymoon in Atlantic City.

star 7.17
23 votes