Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 4, episodes 6 – 10

Season 4, Episode 6: “Romance, Roses and Rye Bread” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by Garry Marshall and Jerry Belson Originally aired October 28, 1964 Recap: Surprise, surprise — Sally has a secret admirer! Who could the mysterious fella be? Well, as it turns out… he’s the owner of the deli. Reaction: Buddy is on… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 4, episodes 6 – 10

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 21 – 26

Season 3, Episode 21: “The Pen is Mightier Than the Mouth” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by Bill Persky and Sam Denoff Originally aired February 19, 1964 Recap: Sally has had the opportunity to appear on The Stevie Parsons Show, and everyone’s elated for her. Rob and Laura stay up extra-late to watch the episode,… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 21 – 26

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 16 – 20

Season 3, Episode 16: “The Lady and the Tiger and the Lawyer” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by Garry Marshall and Jerry Belson Originally aired January 15, 1964 Recap: Arthur Stanwyck, a very handsome and very single lawyer, has just moved in next door to the Petries. He tells Rob and Laura that he has… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 16 – 20

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 11 – 15

Welcome to another installment of Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show! Today we’re looking at episodes 11 through 15 of Season 3. Season 3, Episode 11: “ Turtles, Ties and Toreadors” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by John Whedon Originally aired December 4, 1963 Recap: Rob wants to give Laura a break from… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 11 – 15

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 6 – 10

Season 3, Episode 6: “Too Many Stars” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by Sheldon Keller and Howard Merrill Originally aired October 30, 1963 Recap: Once again, Rob is being forced to direct the annual PTA talent/variety show held by Ritchie’s school, just as he did in Season 2, Episode 14: “Somebody Has to Play Cleopatra.”… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 6 – 10

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 1 – 5

Welcome to the first installment of Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3! Today we’ll be taking a look at the first five episodes of the season. Stay tuned for more installments of R&R, featuring The Dick Van Dyke Show and other classic television series. Season 3, Episode 1: “That’s My Boy??”… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 3, Episodes 1 – 5

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 27 – 32

Season 2, Episode 27: “Racy Tracy Rattigan” Directed by Sheldon Leonard Written by Ronald Alexander and Carl Reiner Originally aired April 3, 1963 Recap: “Racy” Tracy Rattigan, a famous British actor, is filling in as the host of The Alan Brady Show. Rob gets jealous when he begins to think that Rattigan has an eye… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 27 – 32

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 21 – 26

Season 2, Episode 21: “My Husband is a Check-Grabber” Directed by Al Rafkin Written by Carl Reiner Originally aired February 13, 1963 Recap: Laura becomes angry at Rob because he always offers to pick up the check when they go out with their friends, no matter how large the bill is. Reaction: The restaurant scenes of… Read More Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 21 – 26