Bewitched

The WORST episodes of Bewitched

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Samantha Stephens is a seemingly normal suburban housewife who also happens to be a genuine witch, with all the requisite magical powers. Her husband Darrin insists that Samantha keep her witchcraft under wraps, but situations invariably require her to indulge her powers while keeping her bothersome mother Endora at bay.

Last Updated: 6/10/2022Network: ABC (US)
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Trick or Treat
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6.79
215 votes

#1 - Trick or Treat

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/28/1965

In the second Halloween episode of the series, Endora turns Darrin into a werewolf when he refuses to let Samantha go to a witches Halloween ceremony. The worse part of it is, Darrin has to entertain a new client for McMann and Tate! Samantha tells Endora that she is acting like the witches stereotype, and Endora removes the spell.

Directors: E.W. Swackhamer
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Prodigy
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6.82
72 votes

#2 - Prodigy

Season 2 - Episode 38 - Aired 6/9/1966

In the final black and white episode, Samantha and Darrin meet Gladys' violinist brother Louis. Because of an embarrassing moment when he was a child (His pants fell down while playing), Louis is scarred for life and refuses to pick up another violin. Samantha wants him to play again, but he refuses when she signs him up to do a show for the hospital. He tries anything and everything to keep from playing a violin, even trying to leave town. Samantha shows him that everyone gets embarrassed at some part in their lives, but that doesn't mean that he should stop living and doing what he likes to do. Louis does a great job and ends up on TV. History does repeat itself when his pants fall down while playing the violin again!

Directors: Howard Morris
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The Good Fairy Strikes Again
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6.95
21 votes

#3 - The Good Fairy Strikes Again

Season 7 - Episode 16 - Aired 1/28/1971

Samantha is not having a good time moonlighting and wants Mary to take her wings back. Mary then finds out that her costume is used as a marketing ploy for a Reducealator campaign set up by Darrin. She then wises up and takes her job back, and wins Darrin the Reducealator account.

Directors: William Asher
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If the Shoe Pinches
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7.02
55 votes

#4 - If the Shoe Pinches

Season 6 - Episode 27 - Aired 3/26/1970

A leprechaun sent by (who else?) Endora wreaks havok on Darrin by making him wear a pear of mint shoes that makes him lazy. Samantha stops him by making a potion that controls him and all other lecrechauns.

Directors: William Asher
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My Friend Ben (1)
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7.10
136 votes

#5 - My Friend Ben (1)

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/8/1966

Aunt Clara conjures up Benjamin Franklin while trying to fix a lamp. Later, Franklin is arrested for stealing a fire engine.

Directors: William Asher
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Turn on the Old Charm
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7.12
85 votes

#6 - Turn on the Old Charm

Season 6 - Episode 29 - Aired 4/9/1970

Endora? Can that really be you being nice to Darrin after all these years? Nah, it's an amulet that Darrin possesses that makes her nice and courteous. Endora knows better and makes Samantha and Darrin argue with each other. Their arguments take a serious toll when Darrin is threatened with the loss of an account by a greeting card company. Endora removes the spell and Samantha saves the account by suggesting that the greeting card company rep issue insults instead of poetry.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Mixed Doubles
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7.12
25 votes

#7 - Mixed Doubles

Season 7 - Episode 21 - Aired 3/4/1971

Samantha wakes up one morning to find herself in Larry's bed and Lousie is Darrin's! Sam tries to find out what the hell is going on here when Larry knows her as Louise and Darrin knows Louise as Samantha. Dr. Bombay is called and it seems that Sam was so worried about Louise, they magically got switched.

Directors: William Asher
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Samantha's Witchcraft Blows a Fuse
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7.12
25 votes

#8 - Samantha's Witchcraft Blows a Fuse

Season 8 - Episode 25 - Aired 3/18/1972

Sam and Darrin have dinner at a chinese restaurant and Sam orders a drink called "The Heavenly Himalayan" which causes her to lose her powers and to break out with stripes on her face! Dr. Bombay tells her about an antidote and Sam gets it from an Apothecary, only to break out with more stripes on her face. Dr. Bombay then tells her that she needs a feather from a Dodo bird, but then that doesn't work either. There is another important ingredient needed: a piece of Himalayan cinnamon stick from the Chinese restaurant. After Darrin gets in trouble for getting the cinnamon, he gets it for Samantha and she is cured again.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Darrin on a Pedestal
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7.12
57 votes

#9 - Darrin on a Pedestal

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/22/1970

Darrin and Samantha are sightseeing in Gloucestor one day when Sam is called away for a special witches' meeting. Sam suggests that Serena accompany him, which turns out to be a great mistake when they comes across the Fisherman's Memorial statue. To find out more about the statue, Serena blinks him to life and in turn, replaces the statue with Darrin! Larry and a new client, Mr. Barrows, decide to meet Darrin and Samantha does all that she can to get Darrin out of a very preposterous situation.

Directors: William Asher
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Super Arthur
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7.13
91 votes

#10 - Super Arthur

Season 6 - Episode 20 - Aired 2/5/1970

Uncle Arthur's magic is going out of whack, and Dr. Bombay helps him out by giving him a pill. This pill, however, makes Arthur become anything he thinks off. After being transformed a few times, Samantha decides to take him outside for some air. Arthur states that he feels like Superman, and all of a sudden, he has a Superman suit and flies in the air! This cause major pandemonium in the neighborhood, and Samantha convinces Darrin and Larry that it is great campaign for a client they are working with.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Aunt Clara's Old Flame
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7.16
198 votes

#11 - Aunt Clara's Old Flame

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 11/25/1965

Aunt Clara is embarrassed when an old boyfriend Hedley Partridge comes to see her. She is afraid that he will not talk to her because her magic is fading away, but she learns that he has the same problem, too.

Directors: E.W. Swackhamer
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Mother Meets What's His Name
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7.16
301 votes

#12 - Mother Meets What's His Name

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/8/1964

Darrin finally meets Endora, who threatens to turn him into an artichoke.

Directors: William Asher
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Take Two Aspirin and Half a Pint of Porpoise Milk
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7.17
210 votes

#13 - Take Two Aspirin and Half a Pint of Porpoise Milk

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/21/1965

As a result from a black Peruvian rose, Samantha starts getting sick and loses her powers. She ends up getting green spots all over her face and needs a remedy with a rare ingredient, an ostrich feather. Just when you think that getting the ostrich feather was all they needed, it turns out that they also need the petals of the dreaded rose to make Samantha fell better again.

Directors: William Asher
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Mona Sammy
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7.17
87 votes

#14 - Mona Sammy

Season 6 - Episode 28 - Aired 4/2/1970

A picture blinked up by Endora about Samantha gives Larry the impression that Darrin is a great artist and wants him to do a picture of Louise. Samantha helps Darrin out by giving him artistic magic to create a beautiful painting of Louise, but Endora zaps it to be the ugliest thing on earth!

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Little Pitchers Have Big Fears
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7.17
258 votes

#15 - Little Pitchers Have Big Fears

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/22/1964

Samantha meets a boy whose overprotective mother seemingly outlaws all fun.

Directors: William Asher
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Weep No More, My Willow
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7.18
97 votes

#16 - Weep No More, My Willow

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/19/1968

Samantha wants to keep a willow tree in her yard and decides to treat it. She calls Dr. Bombay to make her tree weep, but Samantha gets caught in the spell and each time the wind blows, she starts crying. When Larry hears her cry, he thinks that she and Darrin are having a fight and comes over to comfort her, but not before Dr. Bombay comes by to give her an antidote to make her laugh. When Larry comes by, Samantha starts laughing and laughing, and Larry starts laughing too. Then Darrin comes in to find Samantha and Larry laughing for no apparent reason. Then Dr. Bombay comes by with another antidote to make everything and everyone normal again.

Directors: William Asher
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Make Love, Not Hate
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7.18
57 votes

#17 - Make Love, Not Hate

Season 6 - Episode 30 - Aired 4/16/1970

Dr. Bombay's love potion for Esmeralda makes the people at the Stephens' house out of control with love when it accidentally gets poured into Sam's party clam dip.

Directors: William Asher
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The Phrase Is Familiar
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7.19
90 votes

#18 - The Phrase Is Familiar

Season 6 - Episode 17 - Aired 1/15/1970

Darrin is hexed by Endora yet again, this time everything he says comes out as a popular cliche.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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The Warlock in the Gray Flannel Suit
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7.19
26 votes

#19 - The Warlock in the Gray Flannel Suit

Season 8 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/1/1971

Endora's causing trouble again! This time, instead of breaking up a marriage, she's breaking up Darrin's advertising company. She calls up Alonzo, a warlock who casts a spell on Larry, making him like all of his ideas on a carpet account instead of Darrin's. It gets to a point that Darrin quits McMann and Tate, but finds out that this is all Endora's fault. To get even with her, Samantha magically sets up an advertising campaign to handle the carpet account.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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George Washington Zapped Here (1)
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7.19
26 votes

#20 - George Washington Zapped Here (1)

Season 8 - Episode 21 - Aired 2/19/1972

Tabitha is working on a project on George Washington for school, and needs help. Esmerelda helps out, but accidentally conjures the real George Washington!

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Oedipus Hex
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7.20
131 votes

#21 - Oedipus Hex

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 11/24/1966

Endora places a spell on a bowl of popcorn that makes lazy, carefree bums of all the men who pass through the Stephens household.

Directors: William Asher
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Serena Stops the Show
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7.20
95 votes

#22 - Serena Stops the Show

Season 6 - Episode 22 - Aired 2/19/1970

Serena wants Boyce and Hart to play at the Cosmos Cotillion, but they are booked "until 1976". Serena puts a spell on them to make them unpopular until they perform at the cotillion and sing her song. Once they perform at the Cotillion, Samantha insists Serena remove the spell.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Just a Kid Again
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7.21
89 votes

#23 - Just a Kid Again

Season 6 - Episode 23 - Aired 2/26/1970

A store clerk named Bates wishes that he was a child again. Tabitha makes his wish come true when it actually happens. When Samantha finds out, she makes Tabitha take the spell off of him, but he likes being a kid. Then, Bates finds out that his girlfriend is about to go out with her boss, and proves his love for her by kicking her boss. He decides that he doesn't want to be a kid anymore, and the spell is broken.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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Instant Courtesy
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7.22
60 votes

#24 - Instant Courtesy

Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/26/1968

Darrin is turned into the most nicest person in the world by Endora and gets a tough client named Mrs. Sebastian to sign with McMann and Tate. When Mrs. Sebastian suspects that something is up, she then takes back her account, but Samantha changes her mind and she accepts Darrin.

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Santa Comes to Visit and Stays and Stays
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7.22
59 votes

#25 - Santa Comes to Visit and Stays and Stays

Season 6 - Episode 14 - Aired 12/18/1969

Esmerelda brings up the real Santa Claus and cannot get him back to the North Pole. So Samantha blinks up his elves and sleigh and reindeer, much to the horror of Gladys, who instantly reports all that she sees to Abner, who does not listen to her.

Directors: Richard Michaels
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