Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 5, Episodes 27 – 32

With this post, we reach the end of the Recap and React series for The Dick Van Dyke Show! Because I love this show so much, I’m considering on making a few more posts about it — ranking each season’s episodes, making a list of my favorites, or ranking the seasons. Let me know if you’d be interested in reading this! Until then, let’s take … Continue reading Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 5, Episodes 27 – 32

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 5, Episodes 6 – 10

Season 5, Episode 6: “Draw Me a Pear” Directed by Jerry Paris Written by Art Baer and Ben Joelson Originally aired October 20, 1965 Recap: Rob and Laura decide to attend an art class together in the evenings, but things get complicated when the teacher seems interested in Rob for more than just his artistic talents! Reaction: Episode 5 showed us jealous Rob, and this … Continue reading Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Season 5, Episodes 6 – 10

Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 16 – 20

Season 2, Episode 16: “The Foul Weather Girl” Directed by John Rich Written by Carl Reiner Originally aired January 9, 1963 Recap: Jane Leighton, an old flame of Rob’s from high school, pays a visit to the Petrie home, telling Laura that Rob has encouraged her to come to New York to pursue a career in show business. Reaction: Joan O’Brien guest stars as Jane, … Continue reading Recap and React: The Dick Van Dyke Show, season 2, episodes 16 – 20

Classic stars on the small screen: One Step Beyond (Episode 2)

A while back TMP introduced you to the premiere episode of a Twilight Zone-esque television anthology called “One Step Beyond,” rooted in the stories of real people experiencing supernatural phenomena. After enjoying “The Bride Possessed,” I decided to continue on with the available episodes of the promising mystery series on Netflix. The second episode, airing originally on January 27, 1959, is called “Night of April … Continue reading Classic stars on the small screen: One Step Beyond (Episode 2)

OT Thursday: More TV talk! HIMYM Season 1

Here’s a show that I forgot to include in my favorites list: CBS’s best comedy (in my opinion), How I Met Your Mother. As much as I love this show, I somehow completely missed season 7 – as in, didn’t even catch a millisecond of one episode. Soon after realizing that I neglected an entire season of the show, I also realized that the first … Continue reading OT Thursday: More TV talk! HIMYM Season 1