The Best Episodes Directed by David Mirkin

Terror on the Hell Loop 2000

#1 - Terror on the Hell Loop 2000

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 1

Chris talks Larry into taking the day off for the world premiere of the Hell Loop 2000, a 360-degree looped rollercoaster, where they get stuck at the top of the loop.

star 8.42
53 votes
SPEWEY and Me

#2 - SPEWEY and Me

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 11

When an alien crashes in Gus' front yard, Chris tries to keep it from the government, but this alien is nothing like E.T. or ALF.

star 8.00
6 votes
1977 2000

#3 - 1977 2000

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 12

Chris time travels to save Gus' career as a law enforcement officer. However he soon discovers the trouble with messing with the past which includes two-headed zombies named Sharon.

star 7.50
6 votes
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Married

#4 - Married

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 16

During one day, Chris meets his soulmate, marries her and goes through an entire relationship with her.

star 7.43
7 votes
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The Geezers in the Band

#5 - The Geezers in the Band

Newhart Season 4 - Episode 7

When Dick's old college jazz band reunites at the inn, he finds that expectations often excede reality.

star 7.23
44 votes
Night Moves

#6 - Night Moves

Newhart Season 5 - Episode 21

Dick tries to find someplace to sleep after Joanna throws him out.

star 7.12
41 votes
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A Midseason's Night Dream

#7 - A Midseason's Night Dream

Newhart Season 6 - Episode 21

This unique episode goes inside several characters' dreams. Dick dreams all his troubles have disappeared; the wicked Joanna torments Stephanie; Michael runs three major networks; and Larry guest hosts the Tonight Show.

star 7.10
40 votes
The Prettiest Week of My Life

#8 - The Prettiest Week of My Life

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 2

Chris decides to enter the exciting world of male modeling when he joins the Handsome Boy School of Modeling.

star 7.02
47 votes
Telethon Man

#9 - Telethon Man

Newhart Season 6 - Episode 10

Dick hosts a 48-hour telethon when WPIV is about to go under.

star 6.95
41 votes
The Beginning of the End

#10 - The Beginning of the End

The Larry Sanders Show Season 6 - Episode 2

Kenny Mitchell joins the show as creative consultant and makes major changes to the format. Larry battles with the network and his agent over his contract.

star 6.89
54 votes
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Clip Show

#11 - Clip Show

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 13

While on his first jet airplane flight, Chris falls out, and is disappointed when his life flashes before his eyes and it only covers the past eighteen months.

star 6.80
5 votes
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Chris Gets His Tonsils Out

#12 - Chris Gets His Tonsils Out

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 5

Chris must deal with the fact he is ready to undergo ""major"" surgery and he begins by trying to make peace with Sharon.

star 6.75
4 votes
Drivers License

#13 - Drivers License

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 7

There's a new waitress at the local diner, and Chris wants to take her out, but he needs to drive a car for the date. His problem is he never got a license.

star 6.73
11 votes
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The Construction Worker Show

#14 - The Construction Worker Show

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 18

Chris becomes a construction worker with the men who are renovating his parents kitchen. When they tell him one of their trade secrets, Chris has a problem with their dishonesty.

star 6.60
5 votes
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Bored Straight

#15 - Bored Straight

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 9

While delivering papers in the bad side of town, Chris meets a group of young hoodlums and he decides to take back the streets by helping the kids.

star 6.50
8 votes
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Prisoner of Love

#16 - Prisoner of Love

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 6

When his pen-pal gets released from prison, she comes to stay with Chris. She takes him hostage when the police come after her when she starts criminal activities under Chris' nose.

star 6.40
5 votes
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Neptune 2000

#17 - Neptune 2000

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 20

When Chris was 12 he got a job as a paperboy so he could buy a submarine from the back of a comic book. Four to six hundred weeks later when the kit arrives, Chris and his father put it together; however when they embark on the sub's maiden voyage (in Chris's bathtub) they become trapped.

star 6.33
3 votes
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Bad Fish

#18 - Bad Fish

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 10

After eating bad shellfish, Sharon and Gus get amnesia, and Chris seizes the opportunity to convince them that they are his best friends.

star 6.25
4 votes
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The Counterfeit Watch Story

#19 - The Counterfeit Watch Story

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 12

Chris goes to work for the police in a sting operation after he buys a counterfeit watch, the Chrono-Sync 2000.

star 6.00
9 votes
Girlfriend 2000

#20 - Girlfriend 2000

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 8

After getting hit by her car, Chris falls for (and stalks) a doctor, later while stalking her, he starts getting stalked by the girl from the drugstore who has fallen for him.

star 5.40
5 votes
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Psychic 2000

#21 - Psychic 2000

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 22

Chris has a near death experience and is endowed with prescience and he sees a vision of Sharon being murdered.

star 5.33
3 votes
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Larry on the Loose

#22 - Larry on the Loose

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 2

Larry takes off after to listening to Chris reminding him of everything wrong with his life. So Chris goes in search of Larry and when he fails, he goes in search of a new best friend.

star 5.33
3 votes
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Meat Locker 2000

#23 - Meat Locker 2000

Get a Life Season 2 - Episode 3

Chris and Sharon show their true feelings when they become trapped in a meat locker together.

star 5.25
4 votes
The One Where Chris and Larry Switch Lives

#24 - The One Where Chris and Larry Switch Lives

Get a Life Season 1 - Episode 21

Chris and Larry ignore an Indian curse and wind up switching places.

star 4.50
2 votes