The Best Episodes Directed by Michael O'herlihy
#9 - Damon's Road (1)
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 7
Jonathan Damon is building the C&L Railroad. His crew has quit do to lack of pay. The store says no more credit. Goldie, his girl, and the three girls in her act are leaving. He needs to dig up 20 men. Favor shows up with 2400 cattle and 28 men. Damon tricks the drovers in o signing work contracts and having Favor arrested for abducting Goldie.
#10 - Reluctant Traveling Companion
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 6
Colt is sent to bring a woman back from the East Coast. The problem is that the woman is not going easy and refuses to go by plane. So they go by train, and she continues to be disruptive. And right next to them is Richard Burton. And it seems that someone wants her dead.
#11 - Only One Death to a Customer
Mannix Season 3 - Episode 20
Mannix has an enemy who seems to be dead.
#13 - Run, Johnny, Run
Hawaii Five-O Season 2 - Episode 17
Two military policeman spot John Mala, a man who McGarrett has helped in the past, but who has gone AWOL. One of the policemen is shot, and tensions rise as Five-O and the army police clash in their techniques of investigation and their treatment of the local population.
#14 - The Legacy
Mission: Impossible Season 1 - Episode 15
The IMF must get hold of a horde of Nazi gold through four young men, sons of Hitler's top aides, who are sent to Switzerland to meet for the first time and pool their parts of the "puzzle" together. One of the men, the only one known to them, is replaced by Rollin. Each has part of an account number, and the team needs to hypnotize and trick the bank manager into giving them the complete account # and then slip it to Rollin. The bank account contains an envelope with a microdot, which when combined with a slide in each man's pocket watch provides the location of the treasure. After seeing the other men's slides, Rollin fakes the loss of his watch, then he and the rest of the team head to the cemetary. Two of the men figure out the puzzle from their pieces and follow. In a gunfight Dan is wounded, but one of the men is killed and the other runs off rather then face Rollin's wrath. The gold turns out to have been made into a crypt, and is recovered.
#15 - Bitter Legion
Cannon Season 2 - Episode 3
Hired to find a missing husband, Cannon infiltrates a paramilitary gang that's planning a major heist.
#17 - The Town
Mission: Impossible Season 2 - Episode 21
On holiday and going to meet Rollin at a mountain lodge, Jim stops off in a small town. However, a young couple drop a package containing a gas gun. Exposed, an old man named Doc takes Jim prisoner. The town is populated entirely by enemy agents and they plan to kill a Societ defector in L.A. Doc shoots Jim with curare and the young couple head off to kill the defector. When Rollin arrives, Doc claims Jim had a stroke and can't be moved, but Jim clues him in by blinking a warning in Morse code. Rollin mobilizes the team. Cinnamon goes in as Mrs. Jim and Barney as her chauffeur, and Willy as a trucker. Together the four of them have to get Jim out and thwart the assassination plot.
#20 - Delayed Action
Mannix Season 1 - Episode 22
Old labor woes come to light after an attempted murder.
#21 - Past Tense
Magnum, P.I. Season 3 - Episode 5
Magnum is out for a morning jog when he is nearly hit by a truck, which moments later is involved in a fatal crash with a car. Meanwhile, T.C. has accidentally made a double booking of Higgins and two tourists, who both want to make flights that morning, and has to compromise by taking all three of them. But the tourist pair turn out to be armed and sky-jack the chopper, and force T.C. to fly to a nearby prison for the daring break-out of an inmate. From there they head to a rendezvous point on a small nearby island, but the damage inflicted on the helicopter during the break-out sees them crash-landing. With the Police short on leads, Thomas and Rick investigate, and the road accident that Thomas was witness to provides a key clue...
#28 - Shattered Image
The Streets of San Francisco Season 1 - Episode 25
Mike Stone has reason to believe that the death of a politician is no accident.
#29 - Bird of Prey (1)
Mannix Season 8 - Episode 20
On an island off the South American coast, Mannix seeks out the rescuer of a client's son.
#31 - The Emerald
Mission: Impossible Season 2 - Episode 18
A plan to devaluate U.S. currency was concealed on a valuable emerald by a U.S. spy, and the emerald was inadvertently obtained by Victor Tomar, an international arms dealer. Tomar is traveling by ship, as is Yorgi Petrosian, an enemy agent sent to recover the emerald. Rollin as a card shark gets together with Petrosian and they make a deal - Rollin will cheat Tomar and give Petrosian the gem and keep the winnings. Cinnamon tricks Tomar into getting to a game when Jim pretends to take her expensive bracelet. Tomar loses to Petrosian, but Rollin double-crosses Petrosian and gets the cash and the emerald. Petrosian tries to kill Rollin but Willy knocks him out and they fake that he's been lost overboard and found by a passing trawler. Petrosian wires a message to his aide, William, to kill Petrosian. Then they knock out Petrosian, put him in Rollin's cabin with a mask, and Williams kills Petrosian-as-Rollin and disposes of the body.
#33 - Forty Feet High And It Kills!
Hawaii Five-O Season 2 - Episode 3
A tsunami warning is called and a geneticist is evacuated from a conference. He is then kidnapped under the orders of Wo Fat, but he uses his diabetic medical condition as a ploy to stop Wo Fat from carrying out the plan to return him to China.
#34 - The Second Shot
Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 3
Dr. Lemira, an opposition leader for Greece, is living in exile in Hawaii, but Klaus Marberg is sent to assassinate him. His plan is to get himself shot and work his way into Dr. Lemira's confidence so he can kill him easily. McGarrett must work out this plot and save the day before it is too late.
#35 - The Meeting
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 13
Favor and another trail boss are forced to go to meet Rian Powers. Powers has assembled a group of outlaws. He has a plan to take over the beef industry, buy scaring off legitimate buyers so the trail bosses must sell to his men at low prices.
#38 - Damon's Road (2)
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 8
Damon has Favor's crew believing the railroad is the future. Favor escapes and goes to his crew, who want to be railroaders. Favor gets Quince to sent a false telegram that Damon's payroll arrived a week ago. Favor tells Damon's old crew. They go for a showdown with Damon.
#40 - To Market, to Market
M*A*S*H Season 1 - Episode 2
After black marketers hijack the 4077th's supply of hydrocortisone, Hawkeye and Trapper concoct a deal with a local black marketer, Charlie Lee, to get some more. The catch: Henry's antique oak desk, which they must trade in order to get some of it. Margaret and Frank become suspicious about their plotting, and about the Koreans who come to check out the desk, which is whisked away by chopper as Henry and Frank watches in disbelief.
#44 - Tomorrow is Yesterday
Star Trek Season 1 - Episode 19
The Enterprise collides with a black hole and is thrown back to Earth in the 20th century, where they must find a way back and erase any trace of their presence. Matters become complicated when they rescue an Air Force pilot and cannot return him without changing history... but if he disappears that will change history as well.
#45 - Christmas Presence
The Equalizer Season 3 - Episode 11
McCall asks Harley to help him handle a request for help from a six-year-old AIDS victim who is living with his grandmother and facing increasingly violent harassment from the frightened and angry neighbors.
#46 - The King of Knaves Affair
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Season 1 - Episode 13
Solo and Illya investigate the disappearance of several crime figures, and the trail leads to Fasik el Pasad (Paul Stevens), a deposed ruler who is building an army of criminals to regain power. Solo poses as a black-market arms dealer and infiltrates the operation, but is hampered by well-meaning Ernestine Pepper (Diana Millay), a notary public trying to find one of Fasik's men, Angel Galley (Jan Melin).
#47 - While You're At It, Bring In The Moon
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 19
An eccentric billionaire is accused of murdering a business associate, but will not leave his boat to defend himself against the accusations, allowing his associates to declare him mentally incompetent.
#48 - Follow The White Brick Road
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 23
Danno goes undercover onboard a Navy ship to try and uncover how sailors are smuggling heroin onto the islands.
#49 - Prisoner of War
Riptide (1984) Season 2 - Episode 12
rc: Jack Ging (Lt. Quinlan) Things are getting serious between Nick and his new girlfriend Peggy. But returning from a date on the beach, they witness an accident in which a young serviceman is fatally hit by a car, which triggers a strange reaction in the woman, who promptly races off in Nick's Corvette. After being notified by Lt. Quinlan, the Riptide detectives find the â€˜Vette abandoned in a red light district, with no sign of Peggy. It emerges that Peggy served as a Nurse in Vietnam, and the soldier's death triggered off delayed stress syndrome in her, but her confused state which drives her to the red light district sees both her and the P.I.s walking into the middle of a turf war between two pimps...
#50 - Surprise on Seagull Beach
Hardcastle and McCormick Season 2 - Episode 19
After finding strange German bullets on the beach, Hardcastle gets involved in an underground treasure hunt for World War II gold at the beach. Meanwhile, McCormick also gets involved with the hunt by being kidnapped by WWII Germans attempting to recover the gold.
#51 - Blue Heaven
Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 1
Kip's on the run. He meets a runaway, Packy Kerlin. Packy's going to Dodge to find his mom and live with her. They argree to travel together, to avoid suspicion. Festus sees, Kip takes his wanted poster down. Kip knows Festus' second cousin once removed, Catfish. Festus tacks the wanted poster for grand larceny and murder back up. Kip looks for Elena Kerlin. Kitty says she's living in rathole alley. She's a mess. Kip tries to get her to clean up her act. Kip leaves Elena's. Tabe and Sykes tell Matt thy're after Kip. Matt sends a telegram to Carter County, Texas to check out Kip. Festus warns Kip. Kip asks Packy to ask Doc to come to Elena's. Kip throws Elena's company out. Kip tells Elena he's her husband Slim. Doc gives her asedative, and says she needs food. Doc is going to send a woman over to clean her up. Matt tells Sykes and Tabe to leave Gilman to the law. Elena is cleaned up and glad to see Packy. Sykes setup Kip. Sykes and Duster pump the stableman for info
#53 - Just a Small Circle of Friends
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 23
An industrialist begs Colt to rescue his daughter from a cult which she thinks is great, but isn't quite what she believes.
#55 - The Devil And Mr. Frog
Hawaii Five-O Season 2 - Episode 12
When a young son of a businessman escapes from captivity by 'The Devil' and 'Mr. Frog', Five-O must recover the $300,000 ransom money that the desperate father paid.
#56 - The Reunion
Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 8
A Japanese computer research company executive is recognised by a veteran as his former captor in a Phillippine prison camp in World War II.
#57 - The Author
Matlock Season 1 - Episode 14
Mary Ann Newton has written a book (Secret Confessions) that purports to be fiction, but upon a deeper look, it seems to be an expose on the citizens of a small town. When an attempt made on her life gets a local reverend instead, Matlock is called in to defend the suspected killer. As the case goes on, Matlock realises that Ms. Newton may not be the right target for the would-be killer.
#58 - The Survivor Who Wasn't
Mannix Season 8 - Episode 11
His wife says somebody else came back from the crash.
#59 - Air Cargo -- Dial For Murder
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 7
While investigating the death of a security agent at an airport, McGarrett comes into contact with a gang who hijack cargo.
#61 - Eight Ball
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 15
Howie and Jody are concerned that Colt is acting very secretive. Little do they realize that he's helping a former pool champ, now a recovering alcoholic, practice for a big comeback game. But mobsters who have money on their own.
#62 - The Double Wall
Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 14
When a convicted murderer, Harry Kellem, hears a dying man say he committed the crime that Kellem was jailed for, he takes a doctor hostage and McGarrett must negotiate his way out of the situation.
#68 - ...And I Want Some Candy And A Gun That Shoots
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 6
Young Vietnam veteran and marksman Billy Shem Jr. buys a rifle under false pretences and proceeds to a bunker at Diamond Head. He then takes pot shots at the people on the road and then the police who arrive. McGarrett must neutralise the threat he poses by any means possible.
#71 - Will The Real Mr. Winkler Please Die
Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 19
McGarrett and company must break through a tissue of lies in order to protect a Russian defector from being killed.
#72 - Secret Witness
Hawaii Five-O Season 6 - Episode 18
A young man witnesses a murder, and finds himself and his family are now the killer's targets.
#73 - Manhunter
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 12
Colt is sent off to Mexico to bring back two jewel thieves. An undercover private detective has the same objective.
#75 - Mrs. Harmon
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 26
Wish is tired of trail cooking. He quits the drive and befriends a mother and her three boys. She is married to an abusive drunk, Fred Harmon who beats her. At the hotel, Fred tries to beat Wish to within an inch of his life. Mrs. Harmon shoots her husband. Wish takes the blame. Charlie Peg the hotel clerk knows the Mrs. did it and blackmails Wish.
#76 - Murder With A Golden Touch
Hawaii Five-O Season 6 - Episode 20
When a man is found dead with gold dust on him, McGarrett and his team must investigate where the stolen gold came from and how it is being bought onto the market.
#77 - Nightmare In Blue
Hawaii Five-O Season 6 - Episode 21
A series of rapes and murders occur, and the main suspect seems to be a police officer...
#78 - How To Steal A Submarine
Hawaii Five-O Season 8 - Episode 11
A vice-principal enlists the help of his students and a submarine to smuggle drugs.
#81 - Is This Any Way To Run A Paradise?
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 13
McGarrett and the team must find out who is behind a series of ecological stunts, when it is feared that a company executive will be their next target.
#88 - Bird of Prey (2)
Mannix Season 8 - Episode 21
An assassination plot is revealed in the course of Mannix's investigation.
#89 - The Chameleon
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 21
A man who was a master of disguise takes part in a staged accident to cover the robbery of an armored car.
#90 - Big Man, Big Target
Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 10
Pike Beachum watches the marshall ride off with Joe Merchant. Pike asks Ellie Merchant, what happened. Pike put Enoch Miller's horses in Joe's barn so he could have more time with Ellie. Ellie tells Pike Joe can't run a farm. Pike is wanted for robbery and murder. Matt asks if Ellie knows anyone who would want to get Joe in trouble. Pike rides up. Matt arrests him. Festus says Pike chased him off of Joe's place. Deputy Marshall Leach, from Wichita, says Pike is innocent. Matt tells Pike to get outta Dodge and stay away from Ellie. He goes straight to her. Pike and Ellie are going to run off. Enoch drops the charges. Joe returns to Ellie with Matt. They tell Matt to stay until the storm passes. Joe goes to put the horses in the barn. Joe is shot. Matt says he must've thought it was me. Delphos says Pike rode by his place at sun up. Kitty and Doc haen't seen Matt for two days. They ride out to Ellie's. They see a grave. Doc gives Ellie something to sleep. Ellie says
#92 - A Man Called Mushy
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 5
Mushy is swindled out of the wagons and the remuda. He is fired, kidnapped by gypsies, sold into slavery and rescued by his new girlfriend.
#93 - Nine Dragons (2)
Hawaii Five-O Season 9 - Episode 2
In Hong Kong, Steve is caught by Wo Fat and mentally and physically tortured by being 'reconditioned'. He must beat these problems to save the day again.
#94 - Undersea Odyssey
The Fall Guy Season 3 - Episode 21
An insurance investigator trying to retrieve sunken gold deals with both Colt and his bail-jumping quarry.
#96 - Man in a Trap
Mannix Season 8 - Episode 14
A colleague on the shady side of the street is killed.
#97 - Bad Lady from Brookline
Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 32
Just arriving in Dodge, Molly McConnell looks for her husband. When she finds out he's been killed, and Dillon is responsible, she wonders why he didn't tell her in the first place and sets out to learn how to shoot so she can kill him.
#98 - The Tarnished Badge
Gunsmoke Season 20 - Episode 9
Matt's friend, Sheriff Harker runs his town ruthlessly, punishing anyone disobeying him.
#99 - Murder - Eyes Only (1)
Hawaii Five-O Season 8 - Episode 1
When a letter bomb kills a Naval Officer whilst McGarrett is on Navy Duty, he is called upon to investigate and uncovers a plot involving an old nemesis...
#100 - Nine Dragons (1)
Hawaii Five-O Season 9 - Episode 1
When Wo Fat steals toxins in an attempt to take out the leaders of Communist China, McGarrett must track him to Hong Kong.
#101 - Fools Die Twice
Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 6
Army computer technician Jack Gulley kidnaps a scientist and then uses a planned heist by three accomplices on a military base to divert Five-O's attention from his sale of the scientist to the highest bidder.
#102 - To Quote a Dead Man
Mannix Season 6 - Episode 22
Someone is trying to kill a bum for his ""coat of many colors.""
#103 - Double Your Pleasure
Riptide (1984) Season 1 - Episode 12
rc: Jack Ging (Lt. Quinlan) Cody and Nick are reluctant when Murray takes them to a singles party, but Cody is soon glad he went when he meets an attractive, pleasant woman named Sheila. The two quickly develop a fondness for each other, but Sheila breaks down when she mentions her missing sister Marcy. Cody assures her that the Riptide Detective Agency will look around for her sister, much to the annoyance of Nick, but Cody talks them into investigating anyway. They are shocked to discover that Marcy works as a prostitute, and that her mobster boss is after her. But as Cody continues to fall deeper in love with Sheila, Murray and Nick uncover an unexpected, surprising fact about her and Marcy...
#104 - Something Fishy
Riptide (1984) Season 1 - Episode 14
rc: Jack Ging (Lt. Quinlan) Murray is excited about taking Cody and Nick to meet Jody, an attractive dolphin trainer who he's been conducting sonar experiments with, and whom he has a huge crush on. But the trio find themselves on another case when they learn that Jody's boss was recently killed when escaping from two thugs that had kidnapped him. The P.I.s investigate to try and find out what the thugs wanted with the man, and must make the connection between a gangster, a missing package of drugs, and the two dolphins. But matters take a strain when Jody, uninterested in Murray's advances, starts making moves on Nick, unbeknown to Murray, which results in severely testing the old friends' relationship...
#105 - Here Today, Gone Tonight
Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 17
Five-O has a suspect for a murder, but they have one problem. How can the suspect have been in two places at the same time?
#106 - Paniolo
Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 15
A cowboy fears the loss of his land to a crooked estate agent and accidentally kills him by hitting him. McGarrett and his team must track the cowboy into the mountains and persuade him to give himself up.
#107 - Engaged To Be Buried
Hawaii Five-O Season 5 - Episode 22
Chin Ho must face the fact that his daughter, Alia, is in love with the son of a local criminal under investigation, and that she plans to get married to him.
#108 - The Sunday Torch
Hawaii Five-O Season 6 - Episode 5
Buildings are being set on fire on Sundays, and a known firebug is the top suspect. However, McGarrett begins to think that others may be responsible.
#109 - Honorable Profession
Hunter Season 5 - Episode 7
Hunter puts his job on the line when he defends a female officer, wounded and possibly killed in the line of duty, against accusations of employing improper procedures during a Chinatown shooting.