The Best Episodes of The Dick Van Dyke Show

The Lady and the Babysitter

#1 - The Lady and the Babysitter

Season 4 - Episode 3

Roger, Richie's Babysitter wants Laura's help with a girl that he likes. Little does she know who the girl turns out to be.

Directors: Jerry Paris
A Farewell to Writing

#2 - A Farewell to Writing

Season 5 - Episode 2

Rob finds out trying to write a novel all by himself is a bit harder than he thinks.

Directors: Jerry Paris
Coast-to-Coast Big Mouth

#3 - Coast-to-Coast Big Mouth

Season 5 - Episode 1

A TV show host gets Laura to reveal some information she wishes she hadn't.

Directors: Jerry Paris
The Attempted Marriage

#4 - The Attempted Marriage

Season 2 - Episode 3

Rob and Laura tell Richie about their attempts to get married.

Directors: John Rich
Sally and the Lab Technician

#5 - Sally and the Lab Technician

Season 1 - Episode 3

Laura set up her quiet cousin Thomas with Sally, but when Sally arrives Thomas doesn't get to say much.

Directors: John Rich
My Blonde-Haired Brunette

#6 - My Blonde-Haired Brunette

Season 1 - Episode 2

Feeling old and unloved, Laura decides to try to dye her hair blond.

Directors: John Rich
The Masterpiece

#7 - The Masterpiece

Season 3 - Episode 2

Rob, Buddy, Laura & Sally go to an auction. Rob shows Buddy & Sally how people use different gestures to make bids - unfortunately, while bidding is actually going on.

Directors: John Rich
The Sick Boy and the Sitter

#8 - The Sick Boy and the Sitter

Season 1 - Episode 1

Rob talks Laura into going to a party at Alan Brady's penthouse even though she'd rather stay home and look after their ailing five-year old.

Directors: Sheldon Leonard
That's My Boy???

#9 - That's My Boy???

Season 3 - Episode 1

All about about the day Richie came home from the hospital. With so much stuff to take home, and so many mix ups with the items of the Peters (a couple in another hospital room), Rob begins to wonder what else could have gotten mixed up.

Directors: John Rich
Laura's Little Lie

#10 - Laura's Little Lie

Season 3 - Episode 3

When Rob asks Laura to sign some insurance forms, Laura does everything she can to avoid signing, as Rob becomes more and more suspicious.

Directors: John Rich
Bank Book 6565696

#11 - Bank Book 6565696

Season 2 - Episode 4

Rob is surprised to find a bank book in one of Laura's gloves.

Washington vs. the Bunny

#12 - Washington vs. the Bunny

Season 1 - Episode 4

Rob must decide whether to see his son's play or go out of town for his job.

Directors: John Rich
Uhny Uftz

#13 - Uhny Uftz

Season 5 - Episode 3

While working very late, Rob thinks he hears and sees a small flying saucer outside the office window.

Directors: Jerry Paris
The Two Faces of Rob

#14 - The Two Faces of Rob

Season 2 - Episode 2

To prove a theory that a wife can't always recognize her husband on the phone, Rob call Laura and disguises his voice, but he becomes obsessed with whether she's playing along with the joke.

Directors: John Rich
Hustling the Hustler

#15 - Hustling the Hustler

Season 2 - Episode 5

Rob engages in a game of pool with Buddy's hustler brother Blackie.

Directors: John Rich
The Man from Emperor

#16 - The Man from Emperor

Season 4 - Episode 5

Rob is offered a job at a "men's" magazine but Laura isn't crazy about like the idea.

Directors: Jerry Paris
Harrison B. Harding of Camp Crowder, Mo.

#17 - Harrison B. Harding of Camp Crowder, Mo.

Season 1 - Episode 6

Harrison B. Harding shows up, claiming to be an old friend of Rob's, and seems to know everything about Rob.

Directors: John Rich
Very Old Shoes, Very Old Rice

#18 - Very Old Shoes, Very Old Rice

Season 3 - Episode 4

Rob and Laura have trouble keeping their promises not to tell anyone that they may need to get legally married.

Directors: John Rich
All About Eavesdropping

#19 - All About Eavesdropping

Season 3 - Episode 5

While getting ready to go to Jerry and Millie's party, Rob and Laura overhear them on their kids' walkie talkies.

Too Many Stars

#20 - Too Many Stars

Season 3 - Episode 6

Rob is roped into directing another PTA show for Mrs. Billings.

Directors: Jerry Paris
No Rice at My Wedding

#21 - No Rice at My Wedding

Season 5 - Episode 5

Rob recalls a time when a date with Laura was a raffle prize.

Directors: Lee Philips
A Vigilante Ripped My Sports Coat

#22 - A Vigilante Ripped My Sports Coat

Season 4 - Episode 4

A disagreement over a neighbor's lawn almost breaks up Rob and Jerry's friendship.

The Ghost of A. Chantz

#23 - The Ghost of A. Chantz

Season 4 - Episode 2

Rob, Buddy, Laura, and Sally spend the night in a creepy cabin.

Directors: Jerry Paris
Never Name a Duck

#24 - Never Name a Duck

Season 2 - Episode 1

Rob brings home two baby ducks, and Richie becomes very attached to them.

Directors: John Rich
My Mother Can Beat Up My Father

#25 - My Mother Can Beat Up My Father

Season 4 - Episode 1

When a drunk gets too rowdy at a bar, Laura's talent for judo surfaces.

Directors: Jerry Paris