The BEST Episodes of Beetlejuice

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 9, 2021

Network: ABC (US)

Based on the movie, created by Tim Burton, this series is focused on Beetlejuice and Lydia teamed up to carry on multiple exciting adventures. Beetlejuice is a liar who cheats at everything. The deceased maniacal and energetic transformer always goes around having fun, breaking every rule and law. Lydia Deetz is a social outcast and a goth. Always dressed in black, she loves horror movies, and is Beetlejuice's best friend. She is calm and level-headed.

Quit While You're a Head

#1 - Quit While You're a Head

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Dec 2, 1989

Beetlejuice's head is kidnapped by headhunters. With the help of Captain Kidder, Lydia and Beetlejuice's body track the hunters down to Nobody Atoll, where they must face more than just head hunters.

star 10.00
1 votes
Ear's Looking at You

#2 - Ear's Looking at You

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired Sep 26, 1991

A Sam Spade spoof featuring two ears cut off from a family fortune.

star 10.00
1 votes

#3 - Beetlebones

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Sep 27, 1991

Beetlejuice's sophisticated skeleton escapes from his skin and runs off. Lydia, Jacques, and BJ's skin must recapture Beetlebones--before the Skeleton Crew does.

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1 votes
Sappiest Place on Earth

#4 - Sappiest Place on Earth

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Oct 2, 1991

When the Happy Face Girls' outing is called on account of rain, BJ (as Denmother MacCree) takes them to Grislyland, the Neitherworld's newest theme park. But Grislyland's patron cartoon character, Bartholomew Batt, is out for more than a profitable enterprise...Why? Because he's a typical cartoon villain, that's why!

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1 votes

#5 - Brinkadoom

Season 4 - Episode 19 - Aired Oct 3, 1991

BJ, Lydia, and Doomie accidentally tumble into Brinkadoom, a cursed village which disappears for an eternity as soon as all its inhabitants fall asleep. Can they find their way out before that happens?

star 10.00
1 votes
Foreign Exchange

#6 - Foreign Exchange

Season 4 - Episode 20 - Aired Oct 4, 1991

When a beautiful Scandinavian exchange student arrives at Miss Shannon's school, Clare thinks she will burst with envy--until she relieves her fury by embarrassing the exchange student in front of everybody. To get even, Lydia and BJ send Clare to be an exchange student herself--in the Neitherworld.

star 10.00
1 votes
Hotel Hello

#7 - Hotel Hello

Season 4 - Episode 23 - Aired Oct 9, 1991

Charles really needs a weekend to relax, so Mr. Beetleman takes the Deetzes to Hotel Hello in the Neitherworld. But with Charles stressing out over every little thing, not to mention a vampire after Delia's neck, what kind of vacation will it turn out to be?

star 10.00
1 votes
Ship of Ghouls

#8 - Ship of Ghouls

Season 4 - Episode 26 - Aired Oct 14, 1991

Beetlejuice wins two tickets for an ocean cruise (illegally, I might add), and takes Lydia on a very...odd...vacation on the high seas.

star 10.00
2 votes

#9 - Poultrygeist

Season 4 - Episode 27 - Aired Oct 15, 1991

A leftover chicken in BJ's fridge turns undead and haunts the Roadhouse in the form of the most dreaded of all spectres--a Poultrygeist! Can Beetlejuice and Lydia banish it before sleep deprivation claims BJ's last remaining shreds of sanity?

star 10.00
1 votes
It's a Wonderful Afterlife

#10 - It's a Wonderful Afterlife

Season 4 - Episode 28 - Aired Oct 16, 1991

Yes, you've guessed it: Beetlejuice has an off day and wishes he had never met any of his friends. Clarence Sale shows up and shows him what the Neitherworld--and the real world--would be like without him. Seeing Lydia miserable and friendless convinces BJ to change his mind, and Clarence is rewarded for his trouble with a shiny new car.

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1 votes
Ghost Writer in the Sky

#11 - Ghost Writer in the Sky

Season 4 - Episode 29 - Aired Oct 17, 1991

Beetlejuice publishes his auto-dieography and is heralded as one of the finest authors of all time. But the lies he tells about his friends in the book come back to haunt him, big time.

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1 votes
Rotten Sports

#12 - Rotten Sports

Season 4 - Episode 32 - Aired Oct 22, 1991

Beetlejuice recruits Lydia to coach Team BJ in the Neitherworld All-Ghoul Games. But the team is hopeless and the opposition is fierce--Can Lydia motivate her friends enough to even dream of winning, especially Beetlejuice, who's devoted all his time to product endorsements?

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1 votes
Time Flies

#13 - Time Flies

Season 4 - Episode 34 - Aired Oct 24, 1991

It's the anniversary of the day BJ and Lydia met, and BJ presents Lydia with a watch. But time flies, and Beetlejuice and Lydia follow the escaped watch through the Sands Of Time, where they meet Grandfather Time. BJ gives the poor old geezer a cog-attack, thoroughly messing up the flow of Time. They must get Time restarted or nothing will be the same again.

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1 votes
Recipe for Disaster

#14 - Recipe for Disaster

Season 4 - Episode 40 - Aired Nov 1, 1991

Lydia's Caesar salad comes to life and attempts to take over the Neitherworld with his legion of surly vegetables. Can BJ and Lydia usurp Caesar and get the rightful rulers of Aroma back on the throne?

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1 votes
Substitute Creature

#15 - Substitute Creature

Season 4 - Episode 41 - Aired Nov 4, 1991

Lydia makes a (foolish) wish that Beetlejuice could teach her class for a day, and he grants it. He takes Lydia, Claire, Bertha and Prudence on a trip to ""Historyland"" in the Neitherworld, where they learn a bit more than history--like never trust a professor in a striped suit.

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1 votes
What Makes B.J. Run

#16 - What Makes B.J. Run

Season 4 - Episode 53 - Aired Nov 20, 1991

Mr. Monitor cancels Beetlejuice's show, and while Lydia gets her own children's show (which she hates), BJ goes to work in the mailroom. He quickly takes the opportunity to steal a colleague's show ideas and is rapidly promoted to Mr. Monitor's supervisor. But how long can it last?

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1 votes
King B.J.

#17 - King B.J.

Season 4 - Episode 62 - Aired Dec 3, 1991

Beetlejuice and Lydia go to visit Merlin and discover that the great magician is plotting to overthrow the King. But when BJ pulls the Board from the Bone, he becomes the new King, and Merlin summons the dreaded B.O. Wolf to wipe him out. It's a middle-age crisis for BJ.

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1 votes
Not So Peaceful Pines

#18 - Not So Peaceful Pines

Season 4 - Episode 65 - Aired Dec 6, 1991

Beetlejuice does the Mayor of Peaceful Pines a favour, but the Mayor reigns on his promise of a cash reward. So Beetlejuice, in a fit of anger, splits his personality into his good and his bad sides, and the bad side wreaks havoc on the town. Lydia and the good side are forced to fetch Dr. Zigmund Void to help remedy the situation.

star 9.50
2 votes
The Really Odd Couple

#19 - The Really Odd Couple

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 20, 1990

When Beetlejuice blows up the Monster Across the Street's house, he is obligated to take the Monster and Poopsie in (or Jacques and Ginger will rat him out). Desperate to rid himself of his unwanted roommates, BJ even tries rebuilding the Monster's house for him -- only to find out that the Monster likes the Roadhouse! What will BJ do?

star 9.50
2 votes
Two Heads Are Better Than None

#20 - Two Heads Are Better Than None

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 20, 1991

Beetlejuice says the wrong thing and gets his head put onto the Monster's body--now the Monster's got two heads, and BJ's body is left to wander.

star 9.33
3 votes
Pest o' the West

#21 - Pest o' the West

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 28, 1989

Beetlejuice takes Lydia on a trip to a Neitherworld Wild West town, where the locals promptly make Beetlejuice their new sheriff. Can you guess why? Naturally, its because Bully the Crud is on his way to run the sheriff out of town. Bully 'develops' an instant crush on Lydia and drags her off to the wedding least Lydia's insistent on keeping her last name.

star 9.00
3 votes
Bizarre Bazaar

#22 - Bizarre Bazaar

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 4, 1989

Miss Shannon teams up Lydia and Clare to run this year's haunted house at the bazaar. Lydia's got some good and scary ideas, but Clare's got other plans...Not to worry, because Beetlejuice's got some plans of his own.

star 9.00
6 votes

#23 - Poopsie

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 11, 1989

The Monster Across the Street is going to a Monster Across the Street convention (you didn't know they had those, did you?) and he leaves Poopsie in Beetlejuice's care for the day. I'll leave the rest of this synopsis to your imagination.

star 9.00
2 votes
Beauty and the Beetle

#24 - Beauty and the Beetle

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 23, 1991

Coincidentally on the very same day Lydia has doubts about her own beauty, the great beast Thing Thong, who steals beautiful things because he feels he is himself ugly, kidnaps her. While Lydia helps Thong find confidence in himself, Beetlejuice tries to 'save' her in the guise of the famed adventurer Grimdiana Bones.

star 9.00
2 votes
Dragster of Doom

#25 - Dragster of Doom

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 8, 1990

Beetlejuice and Lydia decide that it's time for them to have a car of their own, so they rebuild a salvaged one they find in a Neitherworld wrecking yard. But Beetlejuice delivers Lydia an abnormal carburetor for installation...and although the car they create looks normal at first, it soon becomes evident that he's quite abnormal.

star 8.75
8 votes