B.J. and the Bear

The BEST episodes of B.J. and the Bear

Every episode of B.J. and the Bear ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of B.J. and the Bear!

A trucker and his pet chimp travel the highways of America, getting into various adventures and misadventures along the way.

Last Updated: 10/14/2022Network:NBC
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The Eyes of Texas
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10.00
1 votes

#1 - The Eyes of Texas

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/10/1979

B.J. helps two detectives stop a criminal preying on wealthy widows in New Orleans.

Directors: Bruce Bilson
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B.J. and the Witch
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10.00
1 votes

#2 - B.J. and the Witch

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 2/9/1980

B.J. befriends a woman who is suspected of being a witch by the people from the town in which she lives. They have to deal with a plot to get rid of her that is hatched by the supersticious locals.

Writer: Sidney Ellis
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The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful
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10.00
1 votes

#3 - The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired 2/16/1980

A biker looking to get back his impounded bike and an old girlfriend brings his gang to Bishop County.

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B.J. and the Seven Lady Truckers (1)
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10.00
1 votes

#4 - B.J. and the Seven Lady Truckers (1)

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/13/1981

B.J. helps a friend get a contract for his business and finds out there is some competition

B.J. and the Seven Lady Truckers (2)
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10.00
1 votes

#5 - B.J. and the Seven Lady Truckers (2)

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/13/1981

B.J. and his convoy of lady truckers trek to San Francisco. Captain Grant declares war on B.J. and Bear Enterprises, establishing the conflict that will span this third and final season.

Run for the Money (2)
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1 votes

#6 - Run for the Money (2)

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/6/1979

B.J. McKay is the prime suspect in a casino heist and his adversaries Lobo, Perkins, Cain, Wiley and the Fox are each trailing him hoping he will net them a big cash reward and the "Lawman of the Year Award" at the Sheriffs Convention. (Part II of a three-episode epic that began on B.J. and the Bear.)

Directors: Bruce Bilson
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Cain's Son-in-Law
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10.00
1 votes

#7 - Cain's Son-in-Law

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/27/1979

When B.J. rescues a young lady from an assailant it hits Captain Cain where he lives.

Writer: Frank Lupo
The Fast and the Furious (1)
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9.00
3 votes

#8 - The Fast and the Furious (1)

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/20/1981

Captain Grant and Trans Cal Trucking's new strongman Cooley conspire to put Bear Enterprises out of business, aided and abetted by a stranger with a secret.

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Snow White and the Seven Lady Truckers (1)
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8.00
1 votes

#9 - Snow White and the Seven Lady Truckers (1)

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/29/1979

The boss of a trucking syndicate pursues B.J. to get rid of his competition. B.J.looks for assistance of some lady truckers.

Pogo Lil
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8.00
1 votes

#10 - Pogo Lil

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/20/1979

A female trucker in debt to a loan shark pledges him winnings from a truck race she now must win.

Directors: Bernard McEveety
Siege
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8.00
1 votes

#11 - Siege

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 1/19/1980

Machine-gun-wielding mercenaries storm the Country Comfort truck stop and hold its occupants hostage, including the Panhandle Pussycats, cheerleaders for a popular football team. Will B.J. come through in time?

Directors: Michael Preece
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A Coffin with a View
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7.41
37 votes

#12 - A Coffin with a View

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/10/1979

B.J. is contracted to haul two coffins that will be in a vampire movie.

Directors: Ray Austin
Shine On
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7.35
34 votes

#13 - Shine On

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 2/24/1979

Three young ladies abduct BJ and force him to work in an illegal still,asserting that they need money for their sick father.

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Odyssey of the Shady Truth
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7.23
53 votes

#14 - Odyssey of the Shady Truth

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 2/10/1979

B.J. is tricked into returning to Orly County, where he's quickly arrested and imprisoned by the unscrupulous Sheriff Lobo. B.J. and his fellow falsely accused prisoners plot a jailbreak and a mad dash for the county line.

The Murphy Contingent
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7.19
32 votes

#15 - The Murphy Contingent

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/14/1979

Facing an eviction, the murphy contingent devise a plan which BJ disapproves

Directors: Rod Holcomb
Never Give a Trucker an Even Break
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7.14
35 votes

#16 - Never Give a Trucker an Even Break

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/24/1979

B.J. helps a girl who works for a motorcycle stunt circuit

Lobo's Revenge
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7.12
34 votes

#17 - Lobo's Revenge

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/7/1979

It's an "unbearable" situation for B.J. when Sheriff Lobo kidnaps Bear in order to lure B.J. back into Orly County.

Directors: Bruce Bilson
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Wheels of Fortune
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7.10
30 votes

#18 - Wheels of Fortune

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/21/1979

B.J. is hired to haul for a fraternity and later discovers it was gambling equipment

Directors: Bruce Bilson
Deadly Cargo
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7.09
35 votes

#19 - Deadly Cargo

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/17/1979

B.J. helps a women escape a big corporation making deadly chemical bio agent

Directors: Cliff Bole
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Crackers
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7.06
33 votes

#20 - Crackers

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/28/1979

B.J. runs afoul of Clearwater's power broker Jason T. Rockman when he agrees to take Dr. Winters and a group of her mental patients to a local carnival.

Directors: Michael Caffey
Lobo
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7.06
33 votes

#21 - Lobo

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 5/5/1979

B.J. testifies at Sheriff Lobo's trial.

Directors: Bruce Bilson
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The Two Million Dollar Hustle
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7.00
1 votes

#22 - The Two Million Dollar Hustle

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 5/9/1981

B.J. enlists an unlikely ally in his effort to bring down Rutherford T. Grant after the crooked captain frames a bank robbery on Samantha, Stacks and Angie. Final episode of the series.

Directors: David G. Phinney
Detective Finger, I Presume?
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7.00
1 votes

#23 - Detective Finger, I Presume?

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 5/2/1981

The club that B.J.'s trucking company owns is robbed and the thieves make away with jewels and a very valuable painting

Directors: Gil Bettman
Who is B.J.?
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7.00
1 votes

#24 - Who is B.J.?

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/25/1981

B.J. wrecks his truck and suffers amnesia. As he struggles to remember who he is and why two men are attempting to kill him, he falls in love with Gypsy and works the bumper car pavilion of her uncle's carnival.

Directors: Peter Crane
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Bear Bondage
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7.00
1 votes

#25 - Bear Bondage

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 2/2/1980

When Bear becomes ill B.J. takes him to a vet and is subsequently told that he has died. However it turns out that the vet is secretly selling animals to a laboratory and Bear is still alive.

Directors: Bruce Kessler

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