The Thrill of It All (1963)

Beverly Boyer (Doris Day) is a happy housewife. Her husband Gerald is a successful doctor. They have two young children and a very nice, large house. All is well. One evening, while having dinner with one of Gerald’s patients, Beverly tells a cute story about her kids and their new love for “Happy Soap” — a product that just so happens to be made by … Continue reading The Thrill of It All (1963)

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 11 – 15

SEASON 2, EPISODE 11: “A Bird in the Head Hurts” DIR. John Rich WRITTEN BY Carl Reiner ORIGINALLY AIRED December 5, 1962 Recap: When Richie runs into the house screaming about being bit on the head one day, Laura and Rob assume he’s making it up. They see no wounds on his head, and he claims a giant woodpecker was the culprit, which makes his … Continue reading Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 11 – 15

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 6 – 10

SEASON 2, EPISODE 6: “My Husband is Not a Drunk” DIR. Al Rafkin WRITTEN BY Carl Reiner ORIGINALLY AIRED October 31, 1962 Recap: At a dinner party hosted by Rob and his wife, Rob accidentally gets hypnotized during a spell meant for Buddy. The hypnosis has an odd effect on him: he starts to feel drunk every time he hears a phone or bell ring! … Continue reading Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 6 – 10