I Dream of Jeannie

The WORST episodes of I Dream of Jeannie

Every episode of I Dream of Jeannie ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of I Dream of Jeannie!

While on a mission, American astronaut Captain Tony Nelson is forced to make an emergency landing that will forever change his life. On a deserted South Pacific island, Captain Nelson happens upon a bottle containing a beautiful two-thousand-year-old female genie named Jeannie. Rescuing her from the bottle nets Tony the requisite three wishes, and then some, when Jeannie pledges total devotion to her new "master".

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Jeannie and the Marriage Caper
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6.57
276 votes

#1 - Jeannie and the Marriage Caper

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/9/1965

General Stone is leaving the U.S. Air Force to accept an ambassadorship overseas. He offers Tony the opportunity to come along and be his Military Attache. General Stone's daughter, Melissa, who is also Tony's fiancee, urges Tony to accept the prestigious position and move up their wedding date.

Directors: Alan Rafkin
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The Mod Party
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6.73
86 votes

#2 - The Mod Party

Season 2 - Episode 31 - Aired 4/24/1967

Jeannie and Tony get invited to Roger's "Mod" Party only to discover that Tony and Roger have a special NASA meeting that night instead. Roger and Tony then fool Dr. Bellows and give him a phony excuse so that they can go ahead as planned and have the party. Things dont turn out as planned though when Dr. Bellows and his wife make a surprise appearance at Roger's residence.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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There Goes the Bride
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6.83
58 votes

#3 - There Goes the Bride

Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired 3/27/1967

Jeannie is so determined to marry Tony,that she decides to use an ancient love spell,which consist of obtaining three personal items from the love; a lock of hair,a piece of fingernail,and a piece of clothing.She then recites the incantation,filling in her name,and the name of the love.Haji,the Master of all of the Genies finds out,and is very displeased.He warns Jeannie to remove the spell,but she refuses,and as a result her powers goes haywire.Tony trips,and falls;he breaks his wrist,and ankle,and developes acute appendicitice.When Jeannie realises that it is because of the spell that she put Tony under that she is losing her power.To cure Tony of his injuries,she must reverse the spell.She does,and though Tony is healed Jeannie still tries to marry him with preacher,but Tony will have none of it now that he is no longer under any spell.

Directors: Larry Hagman
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Jeannie for the Defense
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6.83
83 votes

#4 - Jeannie for the Defense

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired 3/10/1969

While traveling through a small town, Tony and Roger bump another car. The occupants fake injuries and sue them. Dick Sargent plays Tony and Roger's lawyer, and J. Pat O'Malley plays the judge.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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Djinn Djinn, the Pied Piper
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6.85
108 votes

#5 - Djinn Djinn, the Pied Piper

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/23/1969

Djinn Djinn returns and immediately gets Tony in a sticky situation when General Schaffer invites Tony to bring the uniform hating dog to the park to help put Schaeffer's dog Jupiter through his paces. Upon seeing Jupiter, Djinn Djinn turns invisible and creates havoc and eventually get himself and Jupiter put into the pound. However, the fun really begins when Djinn Djinn leads a doggie breakout.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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Djinn and Water
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6.87
154 votes

#6 - Djinn and Water

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/20/1965

One of Jeannie's great grandfathers (Bilejik) is summoned back by Jeannie in hopes of aiding Tony in making fresh water out of salt water.

Directors: Gene Nelson
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My Master, the Spy
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6.94
86 votes

#7 - My Master, the Spy

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 1/16/1967

Jeannie blinks herself,and Tony to Paris for breakfast.Tony had informed her that he is suppose to be in General Peterson's office now.So,Jeannie blinks a duplicate Tony into General Peterson's Office.While Tony,and Jeannie are enjoying a delious breakfast of cheese souffley,a French General,and his assistant recognize Tony,and wonder why they were not informed of his coming to Paris.The General calls his good friend,Dr.Bellows to inquire why.Dr.Bellows tells the General that Major. Nelson is not in Paris,because he at that moment looking right at him.The General says the same thing.Suspicious,Dr.Bellows ask the General to take a picture of the Man he sees,and telephoto a copy to him.Why,he ask?Because obviously one of us is looking at an imposter.The General takes the picture of Tony.Jeannie notices the stern-faced man taking pictures,and becomes uncomfortable.She blinks herself,and Tony back home.Sometime later Dr.Bellows receives the photo,and not sure if it's Major.Nelson,or his do

Directors: Hal Cooper
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My Sister, the Home Wrecker
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6.96
109 votes

#8 - My Sister, the Home Wrecker

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/9/1969

Jeannie's sister returns for a final time to foul things up again. This time, she poses as her sister and makes the others think she is having an affair with another astronaut named Biff Jellico (Played by Eden's real life husband Michael Ansara) all the while Tony and Jeannie are oblivious to it.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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My Master, the Weakling
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6.97
109 votes

#9 - My Master, the Weakling

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/10/1967

Tony and Roger meet up with an a navy commander who thinks that all astronauts are soft and runs the two of them ragged as a way of toughening them up. Jeannie sees this and decides to bring out a softer side of Kiski as a way of helping her master.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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Watch the Birdie
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6.97
70 votes

#10 - Watch the Birdie

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired 2/26/1966

Tony goes to drop off a few papers to General Peterson when he gives a try at a few swings of golf. He of course is horrible and cant even hit the ball, but at a second try Jeannie makes him hit it farther than most pro's. The General then realizes Tony's "potential" and makes him his partner in a championship game against 2 guys of the Navy. He refuses Jeannie's help at first, but later on in the match he realizes he cant do it by himself and Jeannie comes to the rescue.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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My Master, the Pirate
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6.99
82 votes

#11 - My Master, the Pirate

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired 3/13/1967

when tony accidentally wishes he could meet a famous pirate jeannie sends him back in time to the ship and to make matters worse a woman being held captive on the ship is an ancestor of tony so he must save her or cease to exist

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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Too Many Tonys
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7.00
188 votes

#12 - Too Many Tonys

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 12/25/1965

Jeannie blinks up another Tony that by which is more romantic and worships the ground Jeannie walks on.

Directors: E.W. Swackhamer
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The Greatest Entertainer in the World
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7.02
57 votes

#13 - The Greatest Entertainer in the World

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired 2/27/1967

Tony wants a famous star to be at a NASA event. He asks Sammy Davis Jr. but he already has other plans. Jeannie decides to step in and blinks herself into Sammy Davis Jr.'s hotel room. The star is stunned to see a harem girl in his room and when Jeannie blinks away, he is even more confused thinking that he has been working too hard and needs a vacation. Everything works out in the end when Sammy Davis Jr. performs at two places at once with Jeannie's magic.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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My Poor Master, the Civilian
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7.02
50 votes

#14 - My Poor Master, the Civilian

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired 2/6/1967

Tony is offered a job in the private sector, meaning that he would have to give up his dream of going to the moon. Roger becomes upset knowing that he will be losing his best friend and that he will be giving up on his dream. Jeannie and Roger both wonder what his life would be like if he were to get the job, so Jeannie conjures up a machine that will look into the future and look at his worst day on the job. What she sees is Tony in a laid back office practicing his putting with a couple of gorgeous secretaries. A furious Jeannie then plots with Roger to get Tony to change his mind by showing him a different version of his future showing him working in the basement of a rundown office building. However, this has the opposite effect as Tony decides to take the job. Jeannie and Roger then decide to try and get the other man who was offered the position to change his mind. Jeannie finds out that his wife didn't want to move because she was very attached to her house. Jeannie then

Directors: Hal Cooper
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Djinn, Djinn, Go Home
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7.02
133 votes

#15 - Djinn, Djinn, Go Home

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/11/1968

A strange dog shows up on Tony's doorstep and immediately turns invisible starts attacking Tony. Jeannie arrives and saves the day and informs Tony that it her dog Djinn Djinn, who she hasn't seen in 2000 years.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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Jeannie Goes to Honolulu
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7.02
85 votes

#16 - Jeannie Goes to Honolulu

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 12/26/1967

Tony and Roger Healey are sent to Hawaii on Air Force business, but to discourage Jeannie from coming along, they tell her that they are being sent to the North Pole. During their stay, Tony meets an Admiral's daughter, Eleanor, and they begin seeing each other. When Jeannie finds out, Tony tries to stifle her temper by lying his way out of it, saying that he and Roger are on a Top Secret Mission and one of his assignments is to protect Eleanor.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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My Master, the Doctor
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7.03
125 votes

#17 - My Master, the Doctor

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 2/5/1966

When Tony mentions to Jeannie that his childhood dream was to become a surgeon, she blinks him right into the operating room where Roger is to have his appendix removed. Dr. Bellows notices that the "new" doctor (which he suspects is Tony) is somewhat strange, and eventually summons General Peterson to the operating room to bring up charges on Tony for medical inpersonation. However, as always, things do not turn out the way Dr. Bellows thought they would, as Jeannie blinked Tony from the operating room and replaced him with a doctor from ancient Carthage. Dr. Bellows is left to ponder how this happened to him... again.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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There Goes the Best Genie I Ever Had
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7.05
79 votes

#18 - There Goes the Best Genie I Ever Had

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired 2/20/1967

Tony begins to regret picking up Jeannie's bottle on the beach when he can't even make a simple date without her interfering. When he finds out that it's Haji's birthday, which means he can send her away forever, he decides that he's going to do it.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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How Do You Beat Superman?
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7.06
66 votes

#19 - How Do You Beat Superman?

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 11/28/1966

Tony takes caddish counter measures when Jeannie conjures up a millionaire suitor to spite her inattentive master. Jeannie feels that Tony is not paying enough attention to her because he is too preoccupied with football. She blinks an imaginary man named Tony Millionaire to make Tony jealous. Jeannie's plan works and Tony is even more displeased when Jeannie and her new man announce that they are engaged. In the end, however, Tony finds out the truth and Jeannie does not walk the aisle.

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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My Master, the Great Rembrandt
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7.06
96 votes

#20 - My Master, the Great Rembrandt

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired 3/19/1966

For NASA charity auction, Tony paints a copy of Rembrandt's famous 1658 self portrait. He uses his own signature to denote it was a copy and not the authentic article. Jeannie sees her master's work and decides he's quite a painter. Unbenownst to Tony, however, she blinks the original article (that was hanging in the Louvre in Paris) in place of the faux painting. Two art experts buy the painting for $300,000, and that's where the real problems start. Seems they're suspicious about the painting Tony had donated, since the Rembrant self-portrait bears quite a resemblance to the real thing! Of course, Tony is unable to explain what he believes happened, and Dr. Bellows gives him 24 hours to come up with a plausable explanation or face felony theft, forgery and grand larceny charges. While Dr. Bellows invites a world-renowned art expert to inspect the Rembrant painting, Tony demands that Jeannie fix the mess her mischief got him into. Jeannie decides to pose as the elderly art expert, who

Directors: Claudio Guzman
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The Greatest Lover in the World
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7.09
118 votes

#21 - The Greatest Lover in the World

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 12/12/1966

Feeling sorry for Roger because no woman will go on a date with him,Jeannie arranges for every woman to fall instantly in love with him,at first sight,including his secretary,who happens to be a mobsters girlfriend,and Mrs.Bellows.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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My Wild-Eyed Master
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7.10
73 votes

#22 - My Wild-Eyed Master

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/10/1966

Tony had just recently failed an eye test that determines whether he goes up into orbit or not and when he goes to take it again the next day, Jeannie finds out about this and tries to help him by giving him better perfect eyes. Things go afoul though when she cant master this spell thereby giving Tony x-ray vision at first and then causing him to see very blurrily.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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How to Be a Genie in 10 Easy Lessons
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7.11
97 votes

#23 - How to Be a Genie in 10 Easy Lessons

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/31/1966

A well-meaning Jeannie has tried her best to please Tony, but her magic continues to cause problems. Tony comes to wit's end at how to deal with her. Roger suggests that Tony have Jeannie study "Tales of Arabian Nights," claiming it will teach her how to properly use her gifts. Without any hesitation and despite Jeannie's objections, Tony tells her to study the book. And just why does Jeannie object? Because "Tales of Arabian Nights" is a book on how to torture mean masters through foul means (e.g., Tony's mattress is turned into a bed of spikes; Tony's wrists are tied high above a croccodile pit). Eventually, Tony catches on and together with Jeannie, plot some revenge against Roger ... by sending him briefly to Siberia!

Directors: Hal Cooper
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Jeannie or the Tiger?
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7.11
88 votes

#24 - Jeannie or the Tiger?

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/19/1967

Jeannie's sister arrives in town after not seeing her for 2,000 years. After viewing a picture of Tony, she then traps Jeannie in her bottle and starts plotting to steal Tony away from her.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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What's New, Poodle Dog?
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7.11
70 votes

#25 - What's New, Poodle Dog?

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/17/1966

Roger sets Tony with a girl which Jeannie is not pleased to hear. She blinks Roger into a poodle so that he could not tell Tony about the date which was scheduled to be that night. Roger gets captured and taken to a dog pound. Tony finds out what Jeannie had done, goes to the dog pound, and buys a Great Dane thinking that its Roger. He goes back to the dog pound when he found out that he had gotten the wrong dog and sees Roger who has already been purchased by a little boy. Tony pays the boy's father $400 for Roger and Jeannie turns him back to a human. In the end, Tony and Roger go on their dates but not before Jeannie turns the two girls into dogs.

Directors: Hal Cooper
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