Scarecrow and Mrs. King

The BEST episodes of Scarecrow and Mrs. King

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Goodbye, PTA...hello, foreign intrigue! Single mom Amanda King leads a quiet suburban life in Washington DC until the day a dashing stranger shoves a package in her hands with instructions to give it to the man in the red hat. In no time, Amanda is dodging bullets, foiling assassination plots – and finding herself drawn to the dashing stranger, agent Lee Stetson, aka Scarecrow. Of course, Scarecrow has no interest in a ditsy amateur spy, no matter how pretty. But she certainly is handy in a crisis!

Last Updated: 3/4/2022Network: CBS
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Fearless Dotty
star
9.03
36 votes

#1 - Fearless Dotty

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/26/1984

Spies stalk Amanda's mother after a bookstore mix-up puts her in possession of a book containing vital information.

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Stemwinder (1)
star
9.03
36 votes

#2 - Stemwinder (1)

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/19/1986

The Agency suspects Lee and Amanda of selling out after a vindictive KGB agent traps them in a sting operation.

Directors: Burt Brinkerhoff
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The Triumvirate
star
8.92
37 votes

#3 - The Triumvirate

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/10/1986

An error on her paycheck leads Amanda to a computer whiz, a secret computer file and a trio of vigilante agents.

Directors: James Fargo
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Bad Timing
star
8.89
36 votes

#4 - Bad Timing

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/6/1987

The Soviets inject Lee with a virus that leaves him only 72 hours to live.

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Promises to Keep
star
8.89
35 votes

#5 - Promises to Keep

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/9/1987

The DEA provides evidence that the man connected to a drug kingpin is Lee's friend T.P. Aquinas

Directors: Sidney Hayers
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Stemwinder (2)
star
8.80
35 votes

#6 - Stemwinder (2)

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/26/1986

Suspected of selling out to the Soviets, Lee and Amanda go into hiding after learning Lee is the target of an Agency D-1 manhunt.

Directors: Burt Brinkerhoff
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Do You Take This Spy?
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8.77
35 votes

#7 - Do You Take This Spy?

Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/13/1987

Before departing for their secret wedding ceremony, Lee and Amanda have to wrap up a case that involved an art theft and murder. They race to wrap up the case in order to be on time for the wedding ceremony.

Directors: Burt Brinkerhoff
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It's in the Water
star
8.62
34 votes

#8 - It's in the Water

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/17/1986

The Agency and a terrorist seek a chemist, who once worked with Amanda on ecology issues.

Directors: Harvey Laidman
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All the World's a Stage
star
8.27
37 votes

#9 - All the World's a Stage

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/12/1986

Amanda uses her community theater and college experience, taking a role in a play by an American playwright, to find out why the Soviets want to back the production. Lee poses as a journalist as they try to find investigative leads.

Directors: Sidney Hayers
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Reach for the Sky
star
8.26
38 votes

#10 - Reach for the Sky

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/11/1985

Billy, against the advice of Lee, tries to prove a friend was murdered in connection with international electronic cash transfers.

Directors: James Frawley
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Ship of Spies
star
8.20
35 votes

#11 - Ship of Spies

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/7/1985

Amanda and Lee must pose as a couple on a cruise line, to find a missing informant of Lee's who was apparently uncovering something. However the catch is that once they dock on a small island, Lee and Amanda must marry. Aboard the ship of spies, Lee finds. After docking on the island and being married, Lee and Amanda find that silver is being smuggled aboard ship. The smugglers will do anything to save there fortune, include killing husband and wife, Amanda and Lee.

Directors: Michael Wiatt
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The Boy Who Could Be King
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8.17
36 votes

#12 - The Boy Who Could Be King

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/10/1986

Billy goes undercover as a jazz musician to find out the connection between a small nation's music king and a boy whose was found in the pocket of a dead man.

Directors: Sidney Hayers
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Brunettes Are In
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8.17
36 votes

#13 - Brunettes Are In

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/12/1984

A white-slavery ring kidnaps Amanda, while Lee tries to find a valuable microdot chip.

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The Mole
star
8.15
34 votes

#14 - The Mole

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/13/1984

Someone in the Agency is passing government secrets to Moscow. Lee and Amanda are assigned to plug the leak, or ""The Mole.""

Directors: Russ Mayberry
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D.O.A.: Delirious on Arrival
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8.15
34 votes

#15 - D.O.A.: Delirious on Arrival

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/18/1985

A ruthless weapons dealer holds the antidote to the drug he added for mind-bending zest to a sandwich, meant for Lee, but eaten by Amanda.

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We're Off to See the Wizard
star
8.14
36 votes

#16 - We're Off to See the Wizard

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/30/1985

The link in the murders of six female agents seems to be Lee, but he suspects they may be tied to the burned-out agent he once idolized.

Directors: James Fargo
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Utopia Now
star
8.14
37 votes

#17 - Utopia Now

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/4/1985

In the backwoods of Virgina, Amanda draws on her scoutting expertise to help her and Lee find utoptan communtty run by an outspoken tax reformer who may have more political change on his agenda.

Directors: Burt Brinkerhoff
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J. Edgar's Ghost
star
8.14
37 votes

#18 - J. Edgar's Ghost

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/18/1985

An ex-agent victimizes an Agency Librarian who has unearthed J. Edgar Hoover's secret files.

Directors: Winrich Kolbe
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The Wrong Way Home
star
8.13
38 votes

#19 - The Wrong Way Home

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/2/1985

Amanda tries to locate her ex-husband, Joe, after receiving a call from him - then learns that he's the prime suspect in the murder of an African Prime Minister.

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Affair at Bromfield Hall
star
8.12
34 votes

#20 - Affair at Bromfield Hall

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/26/1984

In London to investigate a security leak, Amanda gets involved with a seedy photographer and a sex scandal.

Directors: William Wiard
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Night Crawler
star
8.11
35 votes

#21 - Night Crawler

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/31/1986

Lee's attempt to make long-range plans with Amanda is interrupted when she is taken hostage by an Arab terrorist, who wants to trade her to the Libyans.

Directors: Harvey Laidman
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Photo Finish
star
8.11
35 votes

#22 - Photo Finish

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/14/1986

A spy starts a smear campaign against Amanda, who's suspended, after a background check reveals that she was once involved in anti-American demonstrations.

Directors: Cliff Bole
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The Three Faces of Emily
star
8.11
36 votes

#23 - The Three Faces of Emily

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/31/1984

Emily Farnsworth returns to help Lee and Amanda catch a man who is selling stolen plans for a futuristic plane.

Directors: Ivan Dixon
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Odds on a Dead Pigeon
star
8.03
34 votes

#24 - Odds on a Dead Pigeon

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 2/25/1985

A vindictive parolee hires a look-alike to impersonate Amanda and kill off agents - and Lee is next on the list.

Directors: Bob Sweeney
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No Thanks for the Memory
star
8.03
34 votes

#25 - No Thanks for the Memory

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/10/1986

A frightened Soviet Agent is found hiding in Amanda's yard, claiming that the KGB smuggled him into the U.S. to help knock out America's strategic-command system.

Directors: Harvey Laidman
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