The Best Episodes Directed by David Wain
#3 - Pilot
Stella Season 1 - Episode 1
In this introduction to the skewed world of Michael, Michael and David, their German landlord throws the boys out of their apartment. Things start looking up when they find a nice co-op, and win approval with a surprisingly well choreographed "Flashdance" style routine. Unfortunately it all goes wrong when it comes to the issue of paying for the co-op. Eventually the boys find themselves performing open heart...well open everything surgery on their former (and still German) landlord.
#5 - The End of the Middle
Childrens Hospital Season 2 - Episode 6
An episode of TV news magazine News Readers covering the filming of the final episode of Childrens Hospital, complete with behind the scenes looks at the show. Cutter Spindell (who portrays Blake Downs on the show within the show) interferes to save the series, convincing protesters that they're saving an actual children's hospital.
#6 - A Star Is Shorn
Sheep In The Big City Season 1 - Episode 12
Sheep gets a job in a hip club as a waiter but soon General Specific finds him and almost knocks over the plates sheep was carrying. Sheep catches the plates and starts spinning them hypnotizing General Specific and while this happens Farmer John appears and convinces Sheep to go pro with his plate spinning act.
#9 - Campaign
Stella Season 1 - Episode 2
Michael Ian Black decides to run for building president against current president Bob Feldman. With a campaign masterminded by Michael Showalter, the political games hot up and David Wain starts to feel sidelined. The episode comes to a thrilling conclusion, as nobody knows whom to trust and Ian Black acquires a very alluring tan.
#12 - Electro/City
Wet Hot American Summer Season 1 - Episode 6
Lives change dramatically during the performance of the staff musical "Electro/City." Greg and Beth's lawsuit goes to trial.
#14 - The Sultan's Finger - LIVE
Childrens Hospital Season 2 - Episode 12
In a special live episode, a visiting Sultan needs emergency surgery; Blake faces a crucial decision about his clown make-up; Glenn cuts off his finger for Valerie. A surprise ending reveals the shocking the truth about one of the doctors, shattering everyone's perceptions. SEASON FINALE.
#16 - Coffee Shop
Stella Season 1 - Episode 4
The episode opens with Michael, Michael and David hearing the girls in the apartment below having an argument. The boys, not wanting to see the girl's friendship ruined, tell them a story about how their own friendship nearly fell apart. Over coffee and delicious chicken, the boys tell the story of when they had an argument and ended up working in separate coffee shops. Michael Showalter works for mega coffee chain "Sansburys", Michael Ian Black sets up a table and chair outside Sansburys, and David Wain starts his super awesome coffee shop that is incredibly popular. When separated, however, they realize how miserable they are without each other. They all give up their coffee shops and return to being great friends. Flash back to the present day, and the girls make up as well! Cue much celebrating and, of course, barbershop quartering.
#17 - Staff Party
Wet Hot American Summer Season 1 - Episode 7
Victor and Coop discover that sex is more complicated than they thought. Lindsey has to file her article. Andy and Katie have a moment of truth.
#18 - F is for Fight, Fight, Fight!
A to Z Season 1 - Episode 6
Andrew wants to show off his tougher side to Zelda, but an incident outside a bar leaves her fending for herself. In an effort to right the ship, Andrew overcompensates to prove his manliness, and the results are far worse than he anticipated. Meanwhile, Stephie convinces Zelda to take on a big case involving Frank, a hunky farmer who is being bullied by a large biotech company, but her intentions to help extend far beyond his pending suit.
#19 - Lunch
Wet Hot American Summer Season 1 - Episode 2
Journalist Lindsey goes undercover as a counselor. Beth and Greg make a startling discovery. Coop has his hands full with Kevin and Donna.
#20 - Auditions
Wet Hot American Summer Season 1 - Episode 4
Claude helps Susie find new leads for the musical. Gail tries to discover the truth about Jonas.
#23 - Campers Arrive
Wet Hot American Summer Season 1 - Episode 1
It's the first morning at Camp Firewood, and the horny counselors are already making their moves, while something sinister is going on in the woods.
#24 - Everything Goes Back to Normal … or Do They??
Medical Police Season 1 - Episode 10
Childrens Hospital is under attack! Meanwhile, Owen must rely on his surgical prowess to unlock the key secrets of the virus from Lola's mind.
#25 - Deuce to Nines, Double Draw
Medical Police Season 1 - Episode 5
A new threat takes Owen and Lola to Latvia in search of a man named Nikolai. Back in LA, Dr. Cat's talent show demands more skill than she realized.
#26 - Real Heavy Hitter
Medical Police Season 1 - Episode 9
Lola and Owen return to Childrens Hospital to recover a crucial laptop, but they must contend with attendees of the swanky desk auction to do so.
#27 - The Goldfinch
Medical Police Season 1 - Episode 2
In Berlin, Owen and Lola meet a subversive ally named the Goldfinch and pursue a suspect who's not what he seems. Or is he?