The BEST Episodes of The Odd Couple
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Network: ABC (US)
Can two divorced men share an apartment without driving each other crazy? This TV adaptation of Neil Simon's classic play deserves its place among the best-known and funniest sitcoms of the 1970s.
#1 - The Murray Who Came to Dinner
Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Mar 23, 1973
Felix and Oscar try to get rid of a depressed houseguest.
#2 - I Gotta Be Me
Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 12, 1973
Felix and Oscar seek group therapy to resolve their hostilities.
#3 - The Frog
Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 26, 1974
Oscar loses Leonard's entry in a frog-jumping event.
#4 - The Flying Felix
Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 18, 1974
Felix is afraid of flying, but he has a photography assignment in Houston. Will he overcome his fear?
#5 - My Strife in Court
Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 16, 1973
Felix plays lawyer when he and Oscar are charged with ticket scalping.
#6 - Password
Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 1, 1972
Oscar and Felix appear as contestants on TV game show Password.
#7 - Felix's First Commercial
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 3, 1972
Felix can direct his first television commercial if Oscar gets friend and NFL legend Deacon Jones to appear in the ad.
#8 - Security Arms
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 7, 1972
Oscar and Felix move into a high-security building.
#9 - Two Men on a Hoarse
Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 7, 1975
Oscar resists throat surgery, so Felix keeps nagging him to have it.
#10 - Psychic, Shmycic
Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Mar 3, 1972
Felix believes he can see the future and predicts a murder attempt on Oscar.
#11 - The Odd Decathalon
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 28, 1973
Felix comes up with a scheme to prove he is more physically fit than Oscar.
#12 - The First Baby
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 10, 1972
Felix suffers from a unique case of trauma while expecting a child.
#13 - The Moonlighter
Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 4, 1974
In order to repay borrowed money, Oscar takes a job working in a greasy-spoon cafe.
#14 - Two on the Aisle
Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 19, 1974
Oscar must fill in for the newspaper's theater critic, who is on vacation, but has trouble understanding the titles, let alone the plays.
#15 - The Exorcists
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 7, 1973
Felix is convinced the air conditioner is haunted by a ghost.
#16 - That Is the Army, Mrs. Madison
Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 26, 1973
Flashback Episode: Oscar gets married and spends the wedding night in the Army barracks.
#17 - Being Divorced is Never Having to Say I Do
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 10, 1971
Oscar's ex-wife is remarrying, but Felix interferes and ruins Oscar's hopes to stop paying alimony.
#18 - The Jury Story
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 15, 1970
Oscar and Felix flash back to how they first met, "12 Angry Men" style.
#19 - Fight of the Felix
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 1, 1970
A tough hockey player challenges Felix to a boxing match.
#20 - The Rent Strike
Season 5 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 31, 1975
Felix starts a picket line with his fellow tenants over high rent rates.
#21 - Felix Gets Sick
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 8, 1970
Oscar's date with a stewardess is interrupted by Felix's sickness.
#22 - The Breakup
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 22, 1970
When Oscar throws Felix out of the apartment, he moves in with Murray, then Vinnie, and then the Pigeon sisters.
#23 - I Do, I Don't
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 5, 1970
When Felix feels he's responsible for the separation of a young couple on their wedding day, he tries to get the stubborn couple back together.
#24 - Sleepwalker
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 8, 1971
Oscar acts out his anger with Felix while sleepwalking.
#25 - Murray the Fink
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 29, 1971
Oscar and Felix are arrested after Murray raids the poker game.