The Best Episodes Directed by Bob Sweeney

I'm A Family Crook -- Don't Shoot!

#1 - I'm A Family Crook -- Don't Shoot!

Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 13

A husband and wife team of scam merchants get caught between some of Hawaii's most powerful mobs.

star 9.00
3 votes
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Little Girl Blue

#2 - Little Girl Blue

Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 20

Two simple criminals kidnap a young girl, and hide out in a bunker at Diamond Head. McGarrett must unravel the reason why they are there and get the girl safely away from them.

star 9.00
1 votes
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Samantha

#3 - Samantha

Dynasty Season 3 - Episode 12

Back in Denver, Blake continues his frantic search for Steven with the help of psychic Jason Dehner. Blake refuses to believe his son is dead, and Krystle is worried about his erratic behavior. Seeing how much she loves Blake, Fallon reconciles with Krystle. Blake refuses to attend the memorial service Alexis has arranged for their son. Alexis seduces Mark. Sammy Jo, now preferring to be called Samantha, appears at the Carrington household with a baby. The child is Steven's son.

star 8.42
62 votes
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Christmas Story

#4 - Christmas Story

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 11

Mayberry's local "Scrooge," storeowner Ben Weaver, manages to have harmless bootlegger Sam Muggins thrown into jail on Christmas -- but the Mayberry folks manage to celebrate Christmas with Sam in a most unusual way.

star 8.31
122 votes
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Odds on a Dead Pigeon

#5 - Odds on a Dead Pigeon

Scarecrow and Mrs. King Season 2 - Episode 17

A vindictive parolee hires a look-alike to impersonate Amanda and kill off agents - and Lee is next on the list.

star 8.03
33 votes
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Bojangles and the Dancer / Deuces Are Wild

#6 - Bojangles and the Dancer / Deuces Are Wild

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 21

In "Bojangles and the Dancer" a married couple come to the Island with a mixed agenda - he is intent upon performing with his idol, Mr. Bojangles - she, however, is intent upon keeping him from fulfilling his fantasy for fear it may kill him. And in "Deuces Are Wild" two sisters hope to fulfill their lifelong fantasy - to be taken seriously.

star 8.00
1 votes
Murder Between Friends

#7 - Murder Between Friends

Scarecrow and Mrs. King Season 2 - Episode 22

Amanda quits her job and joins a security agency; unaware it's a front for mercenaries planning to abduct an African president.

star 7.89
34 votes
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Bringing Up Opie

#8 - Bringing Up Opie

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 32

After being scolded by Aunt Bee, Opie decides to run away from home -- a plan that quickly turns into a series of eye-opening, and sometimes dangerous, adventures for Opie and a scare for both Aunt Bee and Andy.

star 7.86
33 votes
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Crime-Free Mayberry

#9 - Crime-Free Mayberry

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 7

Two crooks masquerade as an FBI agent and a professional photographer in a scheme to honor the Mayberry Sheriff's Department for preserving the community's low crime rate -- but they actually have their eye on the town bank.

star 7.84
73 votes
Ellie Saves a Female

#10 - Ellie Saves a Female

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 27

Ellie Walker takes pity on a shy tomboy named Frankie Flint and is determined to give a "Cinderella" makeover to the young girl -- much to her gruff father's displeasure.

star 7.71
89 votes
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Andy Forecloses

#11 - Andy Forecloses

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 28

Andy, faced with the unpleasant task of serving an eviction notice on a family who has fallen on hard times, tries desperately to come up with a way for the tenants to keep their home.

star 7.70
85 votes
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Cooter's Confession

#12 - Cooter's Confession

The Dukes of Hazzard Season 6 - Episode 22

When Jonas Jones, a good friend of Cooter's, is framed for hijacking, Cooter takes the rap for him but the Dukes dig into this and track down Jonas to find the real hijackers.

star 7.67
18 votes
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The Reluctant Target

#13 - The Reluctant Target

Hogan's Heroes Season 2 - Episode 30

Klink becomes convinced that he is marked for assassination by a mysterious "Mr. X" after a series of close calls at the stalag. Could Hogan be behind the threats? Yes... but it's all part of a plan to masquerade as Klink in order to help a valuable underground agent escape from the camp!

star 7.66
322 votes
High Noon in Mayberry

#14 - High Noon in Mayberry

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 17

Andy gets a letter from a criminal he had wounded years before and learns the man is coming to Mayberry to see him. Barney becomes convinced the man wants revenge and enlists Gomer and Otis to secretly protect Andy, which ends up wreaking more havoc than any criminal ever could.

star 7.64
63 votes
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Quiet Sam

#15 - Quiet Sam

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 29

Barney is convinced that the new, mysterious farmer in town warrants further investigation. Andy finally agrees to pay a visit to the man's farm -- and finds himself drawn into a predicament he never imagined he'd find himself in.

star 7.61
91 votes
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Drums Along the Dusseldorf

#16 - Drums Along the Dusseldorf

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 30

A German truck carrying an experimental jet fuel is the latest target for Hogan and the gang. But when all efforts to sabotage the shipment fail, Carter decides to get down to business with the remaining weaponry at hand --- a bow and arrow!

star 7.57
235 votes
Sheriff Barney

#17 - Sheriff Barney

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 12

When Barney gets an offer to become the sheriff of nearby Greendale, Andy decides to let him be the sheriff of Mayberry for a day to give him a taste of what the top law-enforcement spot entails.

star 7.56
75 votes
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The Bank Job

#18 - The Bank Job

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 13

Barney becomes convinced the Mayberry bank is ripe for a robbery and tries to prove his point by staging a fake one. When he discovers a weak spot in the security system, he unknowing relays this information to a couple of actual robbers.

star 7.54
58 votes
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It's Dynamite

#19 - It's Dynamite

Hogan's Heroes Season 6 - Episode 10

Hogan's plot to hijack a dynamite truck takes a different tack when the truck makes an unscheduled stop.

star 7.52
169 votes
Dalton, Jack of Spies

#20 - Dalton, Jack of Spies

MacGyver Season 2 - Episode 17

Dalton, who is believed to be dead, recruits MacGyver to help uncover a CIA mole.

star 7.50
157 votes
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The Angel's Triangle / Natchez Bound

#21 - The Angel's Triangle / Natchez Bound

Fantasy Island Season 6 - Episode 4

In "The Angel's Triangle" Michael, the angel of death, spares Brent Harris in a horse accident because he has always loved Catherine Harris and doesn't want to see her hurt. And in "Natchez Bound" Las Vegas blackjack dealer Jenny Ryan wishes to spend her weekend aboard a Mississippi riverboat.

star 7.50
4 votes
The Wedding Picture / Castaways

#22 - The Wedding Picture / Castaways

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 7

In "The Wedding Picture" a woman, unhappy with her marriage, wishes to relive her wedding day to determine if she did indeed marry the wrong man. And in "Castaways" a man wishes to spend the weekend on a desert Island with a gorgeous model.

star 7.50
2 votes
Random Choices / My Mother, the Swinger

#23 - Random Choices / My Mother, the Swinger

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 8

In "Random Choices" a billionaire shipping tycoon with a great lust for life wishes to seek out people who desperately need help so he can use his vast wealth and influence to change their lives. And in "My Mother, the Swinger" a woman who dedicated her life to raising her children wishes to become a swinger.

star 7.50
2 votes
The Hazzardgate Tape

#24 - The Hazzardgate Tape

The Dukes of Hazzard Season 5 - Episode 5

Boss double-crosses the Bosses of a few neighboring counties and their out to get him. The Dukes let him hold up on the farm until Vance plans to expose them by tape-recording their scheme. Mel Tillis performs at the Boar's Nest.

star 7.47
15 votes
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Andy and the Gentleman Crook

#25 - Andy and the Gentleman Crook

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 21

A notorious, nationally known con man dubbed "Gentleman Dan" becomes a hero of epic proportions to Aunt Bee, Opie and Barney when he is held for two days in the Mayberry jail.

star 7.46
100 votes
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Fallon's Father

#26 - Fallon's Father

Dynasty Season 2 - Episode 4

In order to save his football team and repay the $9 million to Cecil Colby, Blake flies to Las Vegas and obtains a loan from gangster Logan Rhinewood. Nick tells his sister that Blake is to blame for the death of their kid brother, who hanged himself in jail. He intends to find proof and claim vengeance. Sammy Jo has a nightmare and goes to Steven for comfort. In the morning, Alexis sees her leaving and promptly tells Krystle that the two spent the night together. When Alexis suggests that Steven, once again his father's heir, should consider marrying, he asks Claudia to give some thought to a future together. Fallon and Nick make love. While skeet shooting, Alexis spots a pregnant Krystle riding her horse. She fires, and the frightened animal throws Kystle

star 7.41
17 votes
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Man in a Hurry

#27 - Man in a Hurry

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 16

Malcolm Tucker, a business tycoon from Charlotte, has the unfortunate luck of having his car break down in Mayberry on a Sunday. Now he's willing to do just about anything to be on his way, including stealing Gomer's truck. Andy invites the man over for Sunday dinner to try and teach him the importance of relaxation before he does something he'll really regret.

star 7.37
61 votes
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The Chef

#28 - The Chef

Matlock Season 1 - Episode 13

Michael and Victoria Edwards may be divorced, but unfortunately, she couldn't keep him from being a guest on her show. When Michael dies after testing out the dish they were cooking, Victoria is immediately charged with his murder. Matlock agrees to defend her, and gets some good home cooking in the bargain.

star 7.37
83 votes
The Great Filling Station Robbery

#29 - The Great Filling Station Robbery

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 22

Andy suggests to Gomer that he hire a troubled young man named Jimmy to help out at Wally's gas station. But everyone soon suspects Jimmy of being a thief after valuable items start disappearing from the station. Andy believes Jimmy is innocent but must prove it, even when all the evidence is against him.

star 7.36
56 votes
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Barney on the Rebound

#30 - Barney on the Rebound

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 5

After a disagreement with Thelma Lou, Barney unwittingly falls under the spell of the female half of a scheming con team and Andy must attempt to save the day.

star 7.33
89 votes
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The Merchant of Mayberry

#31 - The Merchant of Mayberry

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 22

Weaver's Department Store in Mayberry has some new competition -- in the form of Bert Miller, a traveling salesman who sets up shop in the town with a little help from Andy.

star 7.31
61 votes
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Barney Gets His Man

#32 - Barney Gets His Man

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 30

Barney's reputation as a deputy soars when he inadvertently helps capture Eddie Brooke, an escaped convict. But Brooke vows to escape again and head straight back to Mayberry to exact his revenge.

star 7.30
68 votes
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Everybody Loves a Snowman

#33 - Everybody Loves a Snowman

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 14

An American military captain and his crew hiding out at Stalag 13 face capture when Major Hochstetter and his search party zero in on the POW camp --- and its elaborate tunnel system to freedom is threatened with exposure.

star 7.26
319 votes
Andy Saves Barney's Morale

#34 - Andy Saves Barney's Morale

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 20

When Andy has to leave Mayberry for the day to testify in a court case held in a neighboring town, Deputy Barney Fife is left in charge of the sheriff's department -- and he proceeds to arrest everyone in Mayberry!

star 7.25
77 votes
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Convicts at Large

#35 - Convicts at Large

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 11

Barney and Floyd stumble upon a cabin in the woods where three dangerous female convicts are hiding out. They are taken prisoner and it's Andy to the rescue when he manages to capture two of them. But it's up to Barney to get the third using all the charm he can muster, along with his best Rudolph Valentino impression.

star 7.25
66 votes
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Mountain Wedding

#36 - Mountain Wedding

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 31

The Darling clan is back and this time need Andy's help to wed their daughter Charlene to Dud Walsh before crazy old Ernest T. Bass makes good on his threats to kidnap her and take her for his own. Andy sets Barney up as a decoy bride while the real wedding takes place elsewhere. The plan works, until Ernest kidnaps Barney and decides he's just as good a bride as Charlene.

star 7.21
52 votes
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Robot P. Coltrane

#37 - Robot P. Coltrane

The Dukes of Hazzard Season 7 - Episode 4

A couple of thieves bring an advanced robot - that they stole for a ransom - through Hazzard County and Boss decides to buy it off them, fires Rosco, and make it the new sheriff: Robot P. Coltrane.

star 7.21
27 votes
Hot Money

#38 - Hot Money

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 9

Stalag 13 becomes the site for a German counterfeiting factory that will produce both American and British currencies. But Sergeant Schultz's sticky fingers inadvertently tip Hogan off to the scheme when Schultzy spends some of the "funny money" gambling at the prisoners' casino.

star 7.21
368 votes
How to Win Friends and Influence Nazis

#39 - How to Win Friends and Influence Nazis

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 7

A famed scientist is recruited by the Germans to develop a revolutionary new metal alloy for the Nazi war machine --- so Hogan and the gang must distract the doctor --- or worse --- to keep him from accomplishing his task.

star 7.20
332 votes
Barney and the Choir

#40 - Barney and the Choir

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 20

Things hit a sour note when Barney joins the Mayberry choir -- and it's quickly determined that his singing voice isn't exactly harmonious to the other members of the group.

star 7.20
66 votes
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Over Fifty? Steal!

#41 - Over Fifty? Steal!

Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 11

McGarrett and company must pit their wits against a veteran thief and robber who leaves Monopoly money at the scene of his crimes.

star 7.19
32 votes
Mr. McBeevee

#42 - Mr. McBeevee

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 1

Opie tells Andy about his new friend Mr. McBeevee, who Andy believes to be a figment of Opie's imagination. But when Andy begins to suspect Opie is using his new-found friend as an excuse to lie, he decides to set the record straight and prove Mr. McBeevee doesn't really exist. Or does he?

star 7.19
99 votes
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A Russian Is Coming

#43 - A Russian Is Coming

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 12

Hogan and his men face the difficult task of returning a Soviet pilot to his homeland --- especially when the fanatical, demanding Russian refuses to follow the usual escape route to England.

star 7.17
294 votes
Aunt Bee the Warden

#44 - Aunt Bee the Warden

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 23

With the town jail full, Andy reluctantly decides to have the town drunk, Otis Campbell, incarcerated in Andy's own home. But when Aunt Bee takes charge as the "warden," Otis is soon howling to be locked up in the real jail!

star 7.15
64 votes
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An Evening of Generals

#45 - An Evening of Generals

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 13

Hogan and his men have cleverly rigged the tabletop centerpieces to explode during a banquet for Germany's top generals --- unaware the one of the guests at the banquets is an invaluable spy working undercover for the Allies.

star 7.13
316 votes
One in Every Crowd

#46 - One in Every Crowd

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 10

When Hogan and his men set out to destroy the Germans' new S-5 gun that's being guarded at Stalag 13, they uncover more then they bargained for --- a traitor amongst their ranks who has gone to Colonel Klink to report on Hogan's planned sabotage.

star 7.11
307 votes
The Hearing

#47 - The Hearing

Dynasty Season 2 - Episode 13

Blake has been doing some research on Nick and finds out that Nick's brother Giani worked for Denver-Carrington, but was killed in the Mideast problems. Alexis starts trying to help Fallon in her ""battle"" against Krystle but Fallon doesn't want her help. Blake goes to a kind of trial against Logan Rhinewood, but with no luck. Fallon and Jeff are not getting along; Jeff doesn't care about Fallon, and Fallon is deeply in love with Nick. Blake gets an anonymous letter saying: ""Why do so many frustrated wives end up in bed with their shrinks? Ask your wife."" Blake also gets his sight back, but the only one who gets to know about it is Joseph.

star 7.11
37 votes
Monkey Business

#48 - Monkey Business

Hogan's Heroes Season 3 - Episode 29

Carter returns from an unsuccessful mission with a new pal in tow --- a runaway chimpanzee from the local bombed-out zoo. The men of Stalag 13 decide to make "Freddy" their barracks mascot --- but Hogan sees a more practical use for the happy-go-lucky chimp.

star 7.10
250 votes
The Ninety-Second War (2)

#49 - The Ninety-Second War (2)

Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 17

Several faces from the past reappear as McGarrett must stop Wo Fat from carrying out his plan, a ninety second attack on a missile tracking base.

star 7.10
30 votes
Barney's Replacement

#50 - Barney's Replacement

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 2

When a rookie policeman is sent to Mayberry for training, Barney mistakenly believes the man is his replacement and quits the police force to become a vacuum-cleaner salesman.

star 7.08
92 votes
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The Cow Thief

#51 - The Cow Thief

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 5

Two cows suddenly go missing in Mayberry and Mayor Stoner has decided to bring in a professional investigator to solve the crime. The investigator's conclusion goes along with what the rest of the town already suspects, but Andy has his own idea of what happened, an idea just crazy enough to be true.

star 7.08
63 votes
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The Inspector

#52 - The Inspector

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 26

When a state inspector arrives in Mayberry to check the jail and courthouse, Andy and Barney are shocked to discover he's a by-the-book stickler for rules and regulations. Things look shaky until Andy is able to demonstrate the "Mayberry way" of fighting crime.

star 7.06
123 votes
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Barney's First Car

#53 - Barney's First Car

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 27

Barney learns that the car he's spent his life savings on is a lemon, and the little old lady he bought it from may have put one over on him. When Barney and Andy set out to return the car and arrest her, however, they find the hardest part may be just getting there.

star 7.05
60 votes
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Jailbreak

#54 - Jailbreak

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 18

Barney must attempt to salvage his reputation after he inadvertently allows a criminal to escape from the Mayberry jail and the state police are called in to assist in the manhunt.

star 7.03
69 votes
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Lady of the House / Mrs. Brandell's Favorites

#55 - Lady of the House / Mrs. Brandell's Favorites

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 14

In "Lady of the House" a former madam of a house of prostitution wishes to be reunited with her three favorite girls and to have them be her bridesmaids in her upcoming wedding as well as to give them the profits of the money she invested for them. And in "Mrs. Brandell's Favorites" a beauty contest promoter with a disreputable reputation wants to clear up his tarnished image.

star 7.00
1 votes
Lost and Found / Dick Turpin's Last Ride

#56 - Lost and Found / Dick Turpin's Last Ride

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 19

In "Lost and Found" a woman's fantasy is to start a new life with a new man, since she has just found out her man is unfaithful. And in "Dick Turpin's Last Ride" a CPA's fantasy is to become famous outlaw, Dick Turpin. When he gets his wish, he gets far more then he expected.

star 7.00
1 votes
Andy Discovers America

#57 - Andy Discovers America

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 23

Opie complains to Andy about how his new history teacher Ms. Crump is a mean old woman who likes to assign extra homework. Andy tells Opie it's not important if he doesn't know every answer, which leaves Opie believing history isn't important. Now Andy has to show Opie, and his class, how much history matters before Ms. Crump decides to quit.

star 6.98
57 votes
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Those Gossipin' Men

#58 - Those Gossipin' Men

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 15

Aunt Bee, accused by Andy of being a hopeless gossip, sets out to prove that the men of Mayberry are even bigger rumormongers than the women.

star 6.98
79 votes
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Andy and Barney in the Big City

#59 - Andy and Barney in the Big City

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 25

While on a trip to Raleigh, Andy and Barney find themselves swept into an adventure involving a jewel thief being watched by a hotel detective.

star 6.97
60 votes
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Mayberry Goes Bankrupt

#60 - Mayberry Goes Bankrupt

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 4

Will the town coffers run out of cash? It appears that way when Mayberry resident Frank Myers is stunned to discover that the township apparently owes him close to $350,000!

star 6.96
86 votes
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A Medal for Opie

#61 - A Medal for Opie

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 19

Opie has his heart set on winning a medal in the annual Sheriff's Boys Day race -- so he seeks training tips from an expert in the field: legendary 50-Yard Dash champion Barney Fife!

star 6.93
57 votes
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Andy on Trial

#62 - Andy on Trial

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 29

A newspaper publishing mogul is ticketed for speeding and retaliates by sending an undercover reporter to Mayberry to dig up whatever dirt she can on Andy and his department.

star 6.93
57 votes
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Opie and the Bully

#63 - Opie and the Bully

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 1

Sheriff Andy Taylor must decide whether to intervene or let the problem work itself out when a bully harasses his son Opie at school.

star 6.92
87 votes
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A Relative Situation

#64 - A Relative Situation

Scarecrow and Mrs. King Season 2 - Episode 15

With the help of Lee's Uncle, Lee and Amanda attempt to thwart an Air Force officer's plans to sell military equipment to an enemy power.

star 6.83
5 votes
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The Bookie Barber

#65 - The Bookie Barber

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 28

Floyd's dreams of expanding his haircutting business seem to be coming true when semi-retired barber Bill Medwin offer to come on board. But what Floyd doesn't realize is that his new barber is actually a bookie.

star 6.83
58 votes
Opie's Hobo Friend

#66 - Opie's Hobo Friend

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 6

Andy is wary when Opie becomes fascinated by a wily hobo (Buddy Ebsen) who begins to influence the boy with his carefree, conniving ways.

star 6.82
73 votes
The Mayberry Band

#67 - The Mayberry Band

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 8

When Mayor Stoner decides not to cover the expense of sending the Mayberry Marching Band to their annual competition in Raleigh because he thinks they're terrible, Andy helps out by having a few of his friends from "Freddy Fleet And His Band With A Beat" step in.

star 6.80
62 votes
The Photographer

#68 - The Photographer

Matlock Season 1 - Episode 22

Amy Adler had a juvenile record before becoming a photographer's assistant. When the photographer she works for is murdered, she begs Matlock to help her out. While pro bono cases aren't usually his style, something about the feisty young woman catches his interest, and he agrees to help her out.

star 6.76
49 votes
The Big Switch / Hooker's Holiday

#69 - The Big Switch / Hooker's Holiday

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 2

In "The Big Switch" a wife wishes for her husband to experience what it is like to be a woman. And in "Hooker's Holiday" a woman of the evening wishes for a normal life with love and romance.

star 6.75
4 votes
Andy and Opie, Housekeepers

#70 - Andy and Opie, Housekeepers

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 23

Aunt Bee must leave Mayberry to care for a sick cousin, but not before scolding Andy and Opie for their messy housekeeping habits. The two are determined to clean house before she returns -- a project that suddenly accelerates when she phones to say she'll be coming home earlier than expected!

star 6.74
67 votes
Desperately Seeking Dori

#71 - Desperately Seeking Dori

Sledge Hammer! Season 1 - Episode 18

While pursuing a counterfeiter, Doreau gets knocked on the head. The results are a personality disorder that makes her behave in the same anti-social, violent manner as her partner Hammer.

star 6.73
80 votes
The Threat

#72 - The Threat

Dynasty Season 3 - Episode 23

A scandalous newspaper headline implicates Congressman McVane with a young girl in Washington; he realizes Alexis orchestrated his downfall. Kirby finds she is pregnant; Adam is alarmed to learn that his former physician, Dr. Billings, lS soon due in Denver for a convention. Krystle and Alexis argue over Fallon, and the discussion quickly disintegrates into a brawl: The two fall into the lily pond flailing and punching. Blake approaches and pulls them apart, likening the women to 'common mud wrestlers.' Humiliated, Krystle packs her bags and checks into La Mirage. Alexis demands Joseph drain the pond and retrieve the diamond earring she lost in the scuffle, and threatens to tell Kirby the truth about her mother if he does not cooperate. A ruined McVane appears in Alexis' office after hours and threatens to kill her.

star 6.72
39 votes
The Beauty Contest

#73 - The Beauty Contest

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 16

The Mayberry town council wants to end the annual Founder's Day celebration with a beauty contest, with Andy chosen to pick the winner. The result is pandemonium as candidates of all shapes and sizes descend on the hapless "judge."

star 6.72
71 votes
Dogs, Dogs, Dogs

#74 - Dogs, Dogs, Dogs

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 30

A pack of stray hunting dogs descends upon Mayberry at the same time that a state investigator has come to review Andy's request for more funds for the jail. Barney and Opie decide to bring the dogs to the courthouse to shelter them from a storm, not realizing that Mr. Somerset is already there.

star 6.71
49 votes
Barney and the Governor

#75 - Barney and the Governor

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 15

Barney believes his job is on the line when he accidentally gives the governor's car a parking ticket. When he learns the governor is coming to town to see him about it, his nervousness causes him to drink cup after cup of water from the water cooler, the very same cooler Otis has spiked with alcohol.

star 6.69
91 votes
Fumble on the One

#76 - Fumble on the One

Misfits of Science Season 1 - Episode 8

The Misfits have to help Brick Tyler, a part-bionic CIA agent who has managed to lose the ""football"" - the briefcase that the President carries that can activate nuclear war.

star 6.67
3 votes
The Keeper of the Flame

#77 - The Keeper of the Flame

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 14

Opie joins a secret club known as The Wildcats and is subsequently suspected of being the guilty party when the barn that the club meets in catches fire and burns to the ground.

star 6.66
57 votes
Mayberry Goes Hollywood

#78 - Mayberry Goes Hollywood

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 13

Lights! Camera! Chaos! A Hollywood producer chooses idyllic Mayberry as the backdrop for his next movie, and the entire town goes into a frenzy as they gear up for the anticipated glamour, fame and fortune.

star 6.64
74 votes
Three's a Crowd

#79 - Three's a Crowd

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 27

Andy's attempts to date county nurse Mary Simpson are constantly thwarted by an unwanted third wheel -- Barney -- who continually interferes with their courtship.

star 6.61
61 votes
A Plaque for Mayberry

#80 - A Plaque for Mayberry

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 25

The Women's Historical Society is all set to throw a celebration in honor of the last living descendant of a Revolutionary War hero named Nathan Tibbs, who has been traced to Mayberry. But their excitement turns to horror when they discover that the intended honoree is the town drunk, Otis Campbell.

star 6.60
60 votes
The Horse Trader

#81 - The Horse Trader

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 14

Andy performs some slick dealing with an antique dealer to get rid of the town's old worthless cannon. But when young Opie later mimics his father's shady deal to obtain a pair of roller skates, Andy has second thoughts about his own wheeling and dealing.

star 6.58
77 votes
The Pickle Story

#82 - The Pickle Story

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 11

Andy and Barney are horrified when Aunt Bee decides to enter her prized pickles -- with a taste described as "kerosene cucumbers" -- in a county fair contest, hoping to claim first prize over the competition's perennial winner.

star 6.55
71 votes
Ellie for Council

#83 - Ellie for Council

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 10

It's a battle of the sexes when Ellie Walker decides to become the very first woman to run for a seat on the Mayberry city council -- and the town's horrified menfolk decide to sabotage her newfound political career.

star 6.55
75 votes
Deputy Otis

#84 - Deputy Otis

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 31

Can the town drunk masquerade as a respected Mayberry deputy? That's the plan when Otis Campbell receives a letter from his brother, who is planning to visit the town and observe his brother's law-enforcement talents.

star 6.55
58 votes
The County Nurse

#85 - The County Nurse

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 24

Feisty country farmer Rafe Hollister is determined to avoid getting a tetanus shot when county nurse Mary Simpson arrives in Mayberry to inoculate the citizenry.

star 6.55
54 votes
The Rivals

#86 - The Rivals

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 28

Opie develops a case of puppy love for a girl in his class, but is crushed to find she isn't interested. Barney tries to lift his spirits by letting Opie hang out with him and Thelma Lou awhile. It works great, until Opie forgets his crush and sets his sights on Thelma Lou.

star 6.54
55 votes
Wedding Bells for Aunt Bee

#87 - Wedding Bells for Aunt Bee

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 26

Aunt Bee invents an imaginary beau so that Andy can be free to concentrate on finding a wife for himself. But when it comes time to produce her boyfriend in person, Bee must scramble to find an actual contender.

star 6.39
57 votes
Andy's English Valet

#88 - Andy's English Valet

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 26

A tourist from England causes a traffic accident and finds himself unable to pay the damages, so Andy decides to let the man pay it off by being his valet. But it's not long before Andy finds his laid-back small-town lifestyle clashing with the man's strict, English ways.

star 6.39
55 votes
The Clubmen

#89 - The Clubmen

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 10

Both Andy and Barney are offered membership in an exclusive men's club, but Barney manages to alienate the entire group by trying too hard to fit in -- an endeavor that threatens his chances at joining the elite organization.

star 6.37
67 votes
Barney Mends a Broken Heart

#90 - Barney Mends a Broken Heart

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 6

When Andy and Peggy must break a date, Barney mistakenly sees this as the end of their relationship. He decides to play matchmaker to help Andy mend his broken heart, with disastrous results.

star 6.36
67 votes
Bailey's Bad Boy

#91 - Bailey's Bad Boy

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 15

Andy has his hands full with a rich, arrogant lawbreaker (Bill Bixby) who threatens to have his influential father make life miserable for Andy and Barney unless the charges against him are dismissed.

star 6.32
66 votes
Andy and the Woman Speeder

#92 - Andy and the Woman Speeder

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 3

Andy arrests an attractive speeder, who promptly uses flattery and charm to turn the various prosecution witnesses -- Opie, Barney and Floyd the barber -- against a hapless Andy and his case.

star 6.29
77 votes
The Jinx

#93 - The Jinx

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 17

After a series of mishaps, Barney declares that Mayberry resident Henry Bennett is a "jinx." Andy sets out to prove him wrong -- but begins to believe it himself after the troubles continue.

star 6.28
67 votes
Opie's Rival

#94 - Opie's Rival

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 10

When Andy starts seeing Peggy MacMillan, Opie feels like she's become more important to Andy than he is. He decides to sabotage Andy's dates and break them up and nearly succeeds, until Andy finds out.

star 6.26
63 votes
One-Punch Opie

#95 - One-Punch Opie

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 14

A new boy named Quincy moves into town and starts getting Opie and his friends into trouble. When Opie is dared to break a streetlight, he refuses and is teased mercilessly. Andy tries to help by telling the boy's parents, but Opie sees that it's up to him to stand up to Quincy once and for all.

star 6.23
58 votes
The Manicurist

#96 - The Manicurist

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 16

The men of Mayberry become infatuated with Ellen Brown (Barbara Eden), a curvaceous manicurist who sets up shop in Floyd's barbershop. But the women of Mayberry are less than enthusiastic about the situation.

star 6.22
63 votes
The Curse of the Moreaus / My Man Friday

#97 - The Curse of the Moreaus / My Man Friday

Fantasy Island Season 6 - Episode 1

In "The Curse of the Moreaus" Jesse and Kathy Moreau come to the Island so Jesse can fulfill his fantasy to rid himiself of a family curse. And in "My Man Friday": Linda Whitney's dream is to become vice president of an advertising publicity agency.

star 6.20
5 votes
A Wife for Andy

#98 - A Wife for Andy

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 29

Barney believes it's time for Andy to get married and sets Andy up with Opie's teacher, Ms. Crump. When Barney decides she's not right for him, he tries to set up a party for Andy to meet all the other eligible ladies of Mayberry. But Andy has other plans, and they all involve Ms. Crump.

star 6.18
54 votes
Andy's Rich Girlfriend

#99 - Andy's Rich Girlfriend

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 2

Andy discovers Peggy comes from a wealthy family and starts to feel like he is unable to provide the kind of sophisticated company she is used to. He decides to stop seeing he and abruptly breaks it off, but without getting Peggy's Side of the story.

star 6.17
70 votes
Cousin Virgil

#100 - Cousin Virgil

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 30

When Barney's awkward cousin Virgil arrives from New Jersey, Barney attempts to put him to work -- but Virgil's earnest attempts to lend a helping hand create havoc at every turn.

star 6.16
49 votes
The Loaded Goat

#101 - The Loaded Goat

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 18

Cy Hudgins has a pet goat with a taste for dynamite and Andy and Barney are forced to put it in a padded cell until the danger "passes." But when Otis unknowingly lets their new prisoner out, it's up to Barney and his harmonica to safely lead the goat out of town.

star 6.15
57 votes
Andy and Opie, Bachelors

#102 - Andy and Opie, Bachelors

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 4

Given Andy's habit of burning meals, Aunt Bee asks Peggy to look in on Andy and Opie while she's away visiting her aunt. When word gets around town, however, Andy is told Peggy's cooking may be her way of buttering him up to the idea of marriage.

star 6.12
67 votes
Floyd, the Gay Deceiver

#103 - Floyd, the Gay Deceiver

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 9

Floyd comes to Andy for help after telling his pen pal Ms. Grayson that he is wealthy and finding out she is coming for a visit. Andy helps Floyd keep up the appearance of wealth while she's in town and in the process learns just how deceiving appearances can be.

star 6.09
64 votes
The Perfect Female

#104 - The Perfect Female

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 8

When Thelma Lou arranges a blind date between her visiting cousin and Andy, the two lovebirds hit it off -- but a skeet-shooting competition sets Andy's romantic record straight.

star 6.09
65 votes
The Bed Jacket

#105 - The Bed Jacket

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 12

With Aunt Bee's birthday fast approaching, she begins dropping hints about the pale blue bed jacket she's been eyeing in the store window. When Andy doesn't catch on and buys the jacket for Mayor Stoner's wife instead, she is crushed. Now the only way Andy can get the jacket back is to trade it for his most prized possession: Ol' Eagle-Eyed Annie, his beloved fishing rod.

star 6.07
58 votes
The New Doctor

#106 - The New Doctor

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 24

Andy must make a hasty, ill-advised marriage proposal to Ellie Walker after he becomes convinced that the new, handsome young doctor in town is trying to steal his girl.

star 6.05
62 votes
Aunt Bee's Brief Encounter

#107 - Aunt Bee's Brief Encounter

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 9

Aunt Bee falls for traveling handyman Henry Wheeler, but Andy becomes convinced that Wheeler is a less-than-ideal suitor and decides to intervene.

star 6.00
57 votes
The Ninety-Second War (1)

#108 - The Ninety-Second War (1)

Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 16

McGarrett is framed in an elaborate set up by Wo Fat, and has to contend with a foreign double amongst other problems.

star 6.00
3 votes
The Guitar Player Returns

#109 - The Guitar Player Returns

The Andy Griffith Show Season 1 - Episode 31

Mayberry's famed hometown musician -- Jim Lindsey (James Best) -- returns for a visit in his flashy convertible and fancy clothes. But despite all the trappings and signs of showbiz success, Andy senses that all is not well in the life of the popular performer.

star 5.98
60 votes
The Farmer Takes a Wife

#110 - The Farmer Takes a Wife

The Andy Griffith Show Season 2 - Episode 13

Big Jeff Pruitt (Alan Hale) comes to Mayberry, determined to find a suitable wife. Andy and Barney are more than happy to help him with his search -- until Pruitt announces his choice: Barney's girlfriend, Thelma Lou!

star 5.97
62 votes
Aunt Bee's Medicine Man

#111 - Aunt Bee's Medicine Man

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 24

Aunt Bee becomes depressed about her age and falls for the charms of Colonel Harvey, a traveling medicine man selling a magic elixir to restore her youth. By the time Andy and Barney discover the secret behind the elixir, they find he has gotten the entire Ladies Aid Church Committee under his spell!

star 5.91
54 votes
Opie and the Spoiled Kid

#112 - Opie and the Spoiled Kid

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 21

Opie's new friend Arnold is a spoiled brat used to getting his own way. He convinces Opie to try and get a raise in his allowance by throwing a temper tantrum, showing Andy that he must teach Arnold's father the importance of discipline before Opie picks up any more of Arnold's spoiled habits.

star 5.88
54 votes
The Darlings Are Coming

#113 - The Darlings Are Coming

The Andy Griffith Show Season 3 - Episode 25

A family of musicians who live in the mountains descend on Mayberry to await the arrival of their daughter Charlene's fiancee. When Andy tries to help by putting them up in the courthouse, he gets more than he bargained for when Charlene suddenly sets her sights on him.

star 5.31
51 votes
Awakening of Love / The Impostor

#114 - Awakening of Love / The Impostor

Fantasy Island Season 7 - Episode 17

In "Awakening of Love" a world-renowned high fashion model wishes to form a lasting, loving relationship. And in "The Impostor" a couple come to the Island in hopes of "curing" her partner of his compulsive need to create other personalities.

star 0.00
0 votes