The WORST Episodes of The Odd Couple
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 26, 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 - Where's Grandpa
Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 28, 1972
While Felix is out of town, his grandfather arrives and pesters Oscar just like Felix does.
#2 - Vocal Girl Makes Good
Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 25, 1974
The New York Metropolitan Opera's Marilyn Horne stars as Felix's new discovery, but is too shy to appear in his opera unless Oscar is in it as well.
#3 - Does Your Mother Know You're Out, Rigoletto?
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 5, 1971
In a production of Rigoletto, Oscar is the court jester and Felix is the maestro.
#4 - And Leave the Greyhound to Us?
Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 31, 1971
Oscar wins a greyhound and wants to race it, but Felix wants it as a pet.
#5 - Maid for Each Other
Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 23, 1973
Oscar and Felix try to find a maid who is beautiful enough for Oscar, and clean enough for Felix.
#6 - Oscar's Promotion
Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Feb 25, 1972
Oscar gets a chance to cover a Chinese wrestling star, but Felix's concern for the athlete threatens Oscar's assignment and his job.
#7 - Partner's Investment
Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 4, 1972
Oscar, Felix and Murray run a Japanese restaurant.
#8 - Don't Believe in Roomers
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 22, 1972
A mystery woman makes Oscar and Felix rivals.
#9 - The Odyssey Couple
Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 2, 1973
Oscar lies to his mother and tells her that he has a girl -- and she wants to meet her.
#10 - The Odd Couples
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 27, 1972
Oscar tries prevent his mother from finding out about his divorce.
#11 - Surprise, Surprise!
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 17, 1971
Oscar's poker game and Felix's daughter's birthday party are on a collision course.
#12 - Gloria Moves In
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 14, 1973
Felix's ex-wife visits and he thinks that he can convince her to take him back.
#13 - The Hideaway
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 14, 1971
Felix gets angry when an Eskimo quarterback is exploited.
#14 - Laugh, Clown, Laugh
Season 5 - Episode 21 - Aired Feb 28, 1975
Felix is jealous when Oscar and Richard Dawson are selected to be co-hosts of a TV show.
#15 - Oscar in Love
Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 12, 1974
Oscar wants to be a family man.
#16 - Natural Childbirth
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 17, 1971
Oscar and Felix help a pregnant girl prepare for childbirth.
#17 - Old Flames Never Die
Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired Feb 21, 1975
Felix is upset when he learns that his high school girlfriend is now a grandmother.
#18 - The Bigger They Are
Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 14, 1974
Oscar is volunteered by Felix to model for a series of weight-loss advertisements.
#19 - Felix Directs
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 9, 1973
Felix makes a movie about... Oscar Madison!!
#20 - The Rain in Spain
Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 12, 1974
Oscar's secretary is upset over the loss of her errant beau.
#21 - The Roy Clark Show
Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 14, 1975
Oscar's old Army buddy visits, and his musical talent impresses Felix.
#22 - Oscar's Birthday
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 17, 1972
Felix intends on giving Oscar a surprise party, whether Oscar likes it or not.
#23 - The Pen Is Mightier Than the Pencil
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 6, 1972
Felix takes a writing course despite having no talent.
#24 - Sometimes a Great Ocean
Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 5, 1973
Felix takes Oscar on a cruise ship to avoid junk food.
#25 - The Princess
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 29, 1972
Oscar falls in love with a princess whose royal portrait is being shot by Felix.