List of The Odd Couple episodes

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The Odd Couple is a television situation comedy broadcast from September 24, 1970 to March 7, 1975 on ABC. It starred Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison and Tony Randall as Felix Unger. The following is a list of episodes.

Series overview[edit]

All five seasons of this show have been released on DVD by Paramount Home Entertainment/CBS DVD.[1]

Season Episodes Premiered Ended Time slot DVD set
release date
1 24 1970.Sep.24 1971.Mar.26 Thursdays at 9:30-10:00 pm on ABC (September 24, 1970 - January 14, 1971)
Fridays at 9:30-10:00 pm on ABC (January 29 - March 26, 1971)
2007.Apr.24
2 23 1971.Sep.17 1972.Mar.3 Fridays at 9:30-10:00 pm on ABC 2007.Aug.28
3 1972.Sep.15 1973.Mar.23 2008.Jan.22
4 22 1973.Sep.14 1974.Mar.22 Fridays at 8:30-9:00 pm on ABC (September 14, 1973 - January 11, 1974)
Fridays at 9:30-10:00 pm on ABC (January 18 - March 22, 1974)
2008.Jun.10
5 1974.Sep.12 1975.Mar.7 Thursdays at 8:00-8:30 pm on ABC (September 12, 1974 - January 23, 1975)
Fridays at 9:30-10:00 pm on ABC (January 31 - March 7, 1975)
2008.Nov.18
TV-movie 1 1993.Sep.24 Friday at 9:00-11:00 pm on CBS[2] --

Episodes[edit]

  • No = Overall episode number
  • Ep = Episode number by season

Season 1 (1970/71)[edit]

No Ep Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 1 "The Laundry Orgy" Jerry Paris Jerry Belson & Garry Marshall September 24, 1970 (1970-09-24)
2 2 "The Fight of the Felix" Bruce Bilson Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach October 1, 1970 (1970-10-01)
3 3 "Felix Gets Sick" Hal Cooper Albert E. Lewin October 8, 1970 (1970-10-08)
4 4 "The Jury Story" Hal Cooper Lloyd Turner & Gordon Mitchell October 15, 1970 (1970-10-15)
5 5 "The Breakup" Charles R. Rondeau Ruth B. Flippen October 22, 1970 (1970-10-22)
6 6 "Oscar's Ulcer" Bruce Bilson Bob Rodgers October 29, 1970 (1970-10-29)
7 7 "I Do, I Don't" Bruce Bilson Carl Kleinschmitt November 5, 1970 (1970-11-05)
8 8 "Oscar the Model" George Tyne Jerry Belson & Garry Marshall November 12, 1970 (1970-11-12)
9 9 "The Big Brothers" Bruce Bilson Dick Bensfield & Perry Grant November 19, 1970 (1970-11-19)
10 10 "It's All Over Now, Baby Bird" Jerry Paris Dale McRaven December 3, 1970 (1970-12-03)
11 11 "Felix Is Missing" George Tyne Albert E. Lewin December 10, 1970 (1970-12-10)
12 12 "Scrooge Gets an Oscar" George Tyne Ron Friedman December 17, 1970 (1970-12-17)
13 13 "The Blackout" Charles R. Rondeau Bill Idelson & Harvey Miller December 24, 1970 (1970-12-24)
14 14 "They Use Horseradish, Don't They?" Garry Marshall Jerry Belson & Garry Marshall January 7, 1971 (1971-01-07)
15 15 "The Hideaway" Dick Michaels Harry Winkler & Harry Dolan January 14, 1971 (1971-01-14)
16 16 "Lovers Don't Make House Calls" Bruce Bilson Ron Friedman January 29, 1971 (1971-01-29)
17 17 "Engrave Trouble" Alan Rafkin Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach February 5, 1971 (1971-02-05)
18 18 "Bunny Is Missing Down by the Lake" Jerry Paris Alan Mandel & Charles Shyer February 12, 1971 (1971-02-12)
19 19 "You've Come a Long Way, Baby" Garry Marshall Albert E. Lewin February 19, 1971 (1971-02-19)
20 20 "A Taste of Money" Alan Rafkin Lloyd Turner & Gordon Mitchell February 26, 1971 (1971-02-26)
21 21 "Oscar's New Life" Alan Rafkin Jack Winter March 5, 1971 (1971-03-05)
22 22 "What Makes Felix Run" Jerry Paris Bill Manhoff March 12, 1971 (1971-03-12)
23 23 "What Does a Naked Lady Say to You?" Hal Cooper Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach March 19, 1971 (1971-03-19)
24 24 "Trapped" Jerry Belson Charles Shyer & Alan Mandel March 26, 1971 (1971-03-26)


Season 2 (1971/72)[edit]

No Ep Title Directed by Written by Original air date
25 1 "Natural Childbirth" Hal Cooper Bill Idelson & Harvey Miller September 17, 1971 (1971-09-17)
26 2 "Felix's Wife's Boyfriend" Jerry Paris Ron Friedman September 24, 1971 (1971-09-24)
27 3 "Hospital Mates" Jerry Paris Garry Marshall October 1, 1971 (1971-10-01)
28 4 "Sleepwalker" Jack Donahue Mickey Rose October 8, 1971 (1971-10-08)
29 5 "A Grave for Felix" Hal Cooper Dick Bensfield & Perry Grant October 15, 1971 (1971-10-15)
30 6 "Murray the Fink" Jay Sandrich Perry Grant & Dick Bensfield October 29, 1971 (1971-10-29)
31 7 "Does Your Mother Know You're Out, Rigoletto?" Jack Donahue Ron Friedman November 5, 1971 (1971-11-05)
32 8 "The Fat Farm" Mel Ferber Albert E. Lewin November 12, 1971 (1971-11-12)
33 9 "The Odd Couple Meet Their Host" Hal Cooper Harvey Miller & Bill Idelson November 19, 1971 (1971-11-19)
34 10 "Win One for Felix" Jack Donahue Teleplay: Bill Idelson & Harvey Miller and Arthur Julian
Story: Arthur Julian
December 3, 1971 (1971-12-03)
35 11 "Being Divorced Is Never Having to Say I Do" Bruce Bilson Rick Mittleman December 10, 1971 (1971-12-10)
36 12 "Surprise, Surprise!" Jerry Paris Jim Fritzell & Everett Greenbaum December 17, 1971 (1971-12-17)
37 13 "Felix the Calypso Singer" Jack Donahue Dick Bensfield & Perry Grant December 24, 1971 (1971-12-24)
38 14 "And Leave the Greyhound to Us?" Hal Cooper Martin Cohan December 31, 1971 (1971-12-31)
39 15 "Security Arms" George Tyne Jerry Belson January 7, 1972 (1972-01-07)
40 16 "Speak for Yourself" Hal Cooper Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach January 14, 1972 (1972-01-14)
41 17 "You Saved My Life" Jack Donahue Bob Rodgers January 21, 1972 (1972-01-21)
42 18 "Where's Grandpa?" Jack Donahue Albert E. Lewin January 28, 1972 (1972-01-28)
43 19 "Partner's Investment" George Tyne and Bob Birnbaum Bill Idelson & Harvey Miller February 4, 1972 (1972-02-04)
44 20 "Good, Bad Boy" Hal Cooper Dick Bensfield & Perry Grant February 11, 1972 (1972-02-11)
45 21 "A Night to Dismember" George Marshall Rick Mittleman February 18, 1972 (1972-02-18)
46 22 "Oscar's Promotion" Jack Donahue Martin Cohan February 25, 1972 (1972-02-25)
47 23 "Psychic, Shmychic" Mel Ferber Ron Friedman March 3, 1972 (1972-03-03)


Season 3 (1972/73)[edit]

No Ep Title Directed by Written by Original air date
48 1 "Gloria, Hallelujah" Garry Marshall Rick Mittleman September 15, 1972 (1972-09-15)
49 2 "Big Mouth" Jerry Paris Art Baer & Ben Joelson September 22, 1972 (1972-09-22)
50 3 "The Princess" Jerry Paris Bill Idelson September 29, 1972 (1972-09-29)
51 4 "The Pen Is Mightier Than the Pencil" Bob Birnbaum Jack Winter October 6, 1972 (1972-10-06)
52 5 "The Odd Monks" Jerry Belson Garry Marshall October 13, 1972 (1972-10-13)
53 6 "I'm Dying of Unger" Mel Ferber Joe Glauberg October 20, 1972 (1972-10-20)
54 7 "The Odd Couples" Hal Cooper Harvey Miller October 27, 1972 (1972-10-27)
55 8 "Felix's First Commercial" Jerry Paris Albert E. Lewin November 3, 1972 (1972-11-03)
56 9 "The First Baby" Alex March Bob Brunner and Garry Marshall November 10, 1972 (1972-11-10)
57 10 "Oscar's Birthday" George Marshall Teleplay: Albert E. Lewin
Story: Bob Brunner
November 17, 1972 (1972-11-17)
58 11 "Password" Alex March Frank Buxton December 1, 1972 (1972-12-01)
59 12 "The Odd Father" Jack Donahue Michael Leeson and Steve Zacharias December 8, 1972 (1972-12-08)
60 13 "Don't Believe in Roomers" Jack Donahue Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach December 22, 1972 (1972-12-22)
61 14 "Sometimes a Great Ocean" Hal Cooper Dennis Klein January 5, 1973 (1973-01-05)
62 15 "I Gotta Be Me" Mel Ferber David W. Duclon and Joe Glauberg January 12, 1973 (1973-01-12)
63 16 "The Ides of April" Bob Birnbaum Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman January 19, 1973 (1973-01-19)
64 17 "Myrna's Debut" Jerry Paris Perry Grant & Dick Bensfield February 2, 1973 (1973-02-02)
65 18 "The Hustler" Jerry Paris Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman February 9, 1973 (1973-02-09)
66 19 "My Strife in Court" Jerry Paris Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman February 16, 1973 (1973-02-16)
67 20 "Let's Make a Deal" Frank Buxton David W. Duclon and Joe Glauberg February 23, 1973 (1973-02-23)
68 21 "The Odyssey Couple" Jerry Paris Bob Brunner and Dennis Klein March 2, 1973 (1973-03-02)
69 22 "Take My Furniture, Please" Jack Winter Harvey Miller March 9, 1973 (1973-03-09)
70 23 "The Murray Who Came to Dinner" Jerry Paris Ron Friedman March 23, 1973 (1973-03-23)


Season 4 (1973/74)[edit]

No Ep Title Directed by Written by Original air date
71 1 "Gloria Moves In" Garry Marshall Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman September 14, 1973 (1973-09-14)
72 2 "Last Tango in Newark" Jay Sandrich Ron Friedman September 21, 1973 (1973-09-21)
73 3 "The Odd Decathlon" Jay Sandrich Jack Winter September 28, 1973 (1973-09-28)
74 4 "That Was No Lady" Jerry Belson Lee Kalcheim October 5, 1973 (1973-10-05)
75 5 "The Odd Holiday" Mel Ferber Phil Mishkin October 12, 1973 (1973-10-12)
76 6 "The New Car" Garry Marshall Teleplay: Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman
Story: Michael Elias
October 19, 1973 (1973-10-19)
77 7 "That Is the Army Mrs. Madison" Mel Ferber Bob Brunner and Garry Marshall October 26, 1973 (1973-10-26)
78 8 "The Songwriter" Mel Ferber Buz Kohan & Bill Angelos November 2, 1973 (1973-11-02)
79 9 "Felix Directs" Jerry Paris Harvey Miller November 9, 1973 (1973-11-09)
80 10 "The Pig Who Came to Dinner" Jack Donohue Mickey Rose November 16, 1973 (1973-11-16)
81 11 "Maid for Each Other" Norm Gray Marlene Barr November 23, 1973 (1973-11-23)
82 12 "The Exorcists" Jack Donohue Frank Buxton and Michael Leeson December 7, 1973 (1973-12-07)
83 13 "A Barnacle Adventure" Bob Birnbaum Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman December 21, 1973 (1973-12-21)
84 14 "The Moonlighter" Frank Buxton Phil Mishkin and Mickey Rose January 4, 1974 (1974-01-04)
85 15 "Cleanliness Is Next to Impossible" Frank Buxton Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman January 11, 1974 (1974-01-11)
86 16 "The Flying Felix" Jack Donohue Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman January 18, 1974 (1974-01-18)
87 17 "Vocal Girl Makes Good" Dan Dailey Buz Kohan & Bill Angelos January 25, 1974 (1974-01-25)
88 18 "Shuffling Off to Buffalo" Frank Buxton Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman February 8, 1974 (1974-02-08)
89 19 "A Different Drummer" Mel Ferber Frank Buxton and Michael Leeson February 22, 1974 (1974-02-22)
90 20 "The Insomniacs" Jack Donohue Mickey Rose March 1, 1974 (1974-03-01)
91 21 "New York's Oddest" Harvey Miller Art Baer & Ben Joelson March 8, 1974 (1974-03-08)
92 22 "One for the Bunny" Jerry Paris John Rappaport March 22, 1974 (1974-03-22)


Season 5 (1974/75)[edit]

No Ep Title Directed by Written by Original air date
93 1 "The Rain in Spain Falls Mainly In Vain" Harvey Miller Rick Mittleman September 12, 1974 (1974-09-12)
94 2 "To Bowl or Not to Bowl" Jay Sandrich Mickey Rose September 19, 1974 (1974-09-19)
95 3 "The Frog" Mel Ferber Perry Grant & Dick Bensfield September 26, 1974 (1974-09-26)
96 4 "The Hollywood Story" Mel Ferber Al Gordon & Hal Goldman October 3, 1974 (1974-10-03)
97 5 "The Dog Story" Frank Buxton Art Baer & Ben Joelson October 10, 1974 (1974-10-10)
98 6 "Strike Up the Band or Else" Jay Sandrich Rick Mittleman October 17, 1974 (1974-10-17)
99 7 "The Odd Candidate" Garry Marshall Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman October 24, 1974 (1974-10-24)
100 8 "The Subway Story" Norm Gray Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman October 31, 1974 (1974-10-31)
101 9 "The Paul Williams Show" Harvey Miller Rick Mittleman November 7, 1974 (1974-11-07)
102 10 "Our Fathers" Harvey Miller Martin Donovan November 21, 1974 (1974-11-21)
103 11 "The Big Broadcast" Frank Buxton Frank Buxton November 28, 1974 (1974-11-28)
104 12 "Oscar in Love" Mel Ferber Carl Gottlieb December 12, 1974 (1974-12-12)
105 13 "Two on the Aisle" Jay Sandrich Lowell Ganz & Mark Rothman December 19, 1974 (1974-12-19)
106 14 "Your Mother Wears Army Boots" Frank Buxton John Rappaport January 16, 1975 (1975-01-16)
107 15 "Felix the Horse Player" Jerry Paris Jack Winter January 23, 1975 (1975-01-23)
108 16 "The Roy Clark Show" Frank Buxton Bob Howard and David W. Duclon January 24, 1975 (1975-01-24)
109 17 "The Rent Strike" Norm Gray Martin A. Ragaway January 31, 1975 (1975-01-31)
110 18 "Two Men on a Hoarse" Charles Shyer Martin Donovan February 7, 1975 (1975-02-07)
111 19 "The Bigger They Are" Harvey Miller David W. Duclon February 14, 1975 (1975-02-14)
112 20 "Old Flames Never Die" Frank Buxton Buz Kohan & Bill Angelos February 21, 1975 (1975-02-21)
113 21 "Laugh, Clown, Laugh" Norm Gray Frank Buxton February 28, 1975 (1975-02-28)
114 22 "Felix Remarries" Jack Donohue Larry Rhine & Sidney Reznick March 7, 1975 (1975-03-07)


CBS TV-movie: 1993[edit]

Title Directed by Written by Original air date
"The Odd Couple: Together Again" Robert Klane Robert Klane September 24, 1993 (1993-09-24)
Felix and Oscar are temporarily roommates again while Felix's daughter prepares for her wedding.

References[edit]

  1. ^ DVD release info at TVShowsOnDVD.com
  2. ^ TV Tango - TV Listings for September 24, 1993
  3. ^ TV Guide Book of Lists. Running Press. 2007. p. 186. ISBN 0-7624-3007-9. 

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