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    • The Return of Father Lundigan
      The Return of Father Lundigan
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      10/17/68
      9.3
      Father Lundigan, who fled a year earlier thinking the convent was a madhouse, returns, supposedly cured. Unfortunately, unknown to him, Sister Bertrille and Reverend Mother have been hypnotized to act like each other.
    • Slightly Hot Parking Meters
      Slightly Hot Parking Meters
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      12/12/68
      9.2
      Capt. Fomento mistakes Sister Bertrille for a parking-meter thief.
    • The Boyfriend
      The Boyfriend
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      2/13/69
      9.1
      Sister Bertrille's old boyfriend blames himself for her calling, feeling that she became a nun to cure her broken heart.
    • Reconversion of Sister Shapiro
      Reconversion of Sister Shapiro
      Season 1 - Episode 25
      2/29/68
      9.1
      Carlos's shy godchild decides to become a nun after spending time with Sister Bertrille.
    • Sister Lucky
      Sister Lucky
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      2/1/68
      9.0
      A gambler thinks Sister Bertrille is good luck.
    • My Sister, the Sister
      My Sister, the Sister
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      1/25/68
      9.0
      Carlos falls for Sister Bertrille's sister.
    • To Fly or Not to Fly
      To Fly or Not to Fly
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      12/19/68
      9.0
      Sister Bertrille tries everything to stop from flying away during an important religious ceremony in the Windy City.
    • Old Cars for New
      Old Cars for New
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      9/21/67
      9.0
      Sister Bertrille goes to a greedy car salesman to get a new station wagon for San Tanco.
    • All Alone By the Convent Phone
      All Alone By the Convent Phone
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      11/21/68
      9.0
      A fugitive bank robber hides out at the convent when Sister Bertrille is alone with a sick boy while the others are at a charity event.
    • Cyrano de Bertrille
      Cyrano de Bertrille
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      2/22/68
      9.0
      An illiterate is determined to learn to read and write, unfortunately Pedro's obsessive desire turns Sr. Bertrille's classroom into an arean - and reduces a bishop to near-apoplexy.
    • The Landlord Cometh
      The Landlord Cometh
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      1/2/69
      8.9
      The 99-year lease of the Convent is up. The landlord decides to move in for a while, much to the sisters' dismay.
    • Dear Aggie
      Dear Aggie
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      12/31/69
      8.8
      Sister Bertrille writes an advice column for the paper, and unknowingly causes problems for Carlos with her responses.
    • Wailing in a Winter Wonderland
      Wailing in a Winter Wonderland
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      12/21/67
      8.8
      After pulling the name of an elderly nun from the Christmas grab bag, Sister Bertrille tries to make it snow. Even though her intentions are good, all goes wrong.
    • You Can't Get There from Here
      You Can't Get There from Here
      Season 1 - Episode 30
      4/11/68
      8.8
      Sister Bertrille, Carlos, and one of Carlos's girls are stranded on a desert island.
    • Guess Who's Coming To Picket
      Guess Who's Coming To Picket
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      10/22/69
      8.6
      A chat with striking pickets lands Sr. Bertrille on the front page and the convent in an unfortunate bind between delighted labor and angry management.
    • The Puce Albert
      The Puce Albert
      Season 1 - Episode 27
      3/21/68
      8.6
      Carlos' lavish lifestyle interferes with his military training.
    • With a Friend Like Him
      With a Friend Like Him
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      12/28/67
      8.6
      A clumsy brother comes to the convent to help with the library.
    • Bertrille and the Silent Flicks
      Bertrille and the Silent Flicks
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      11/26/69
      8.6
      The nuns capitalize on the Mother General's former fame as a silent film star, by staging a benefit viewing of her work.
    • The Big Game
      The Big Game
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      9/17/69
      8.6
      Sister Bertrille manages a rag-tag convent baseball team.
    • The Fatal Hibiscus
      The Fatal Hibiscus
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      10/5/67
      8.6
      Rumors of Sister Bertrille's imminent demise lead to a conspiracy to brighten her last days.
    • Cast Your Bread Upon the Waters
      Cast Your Bread Upon the Waters
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      3/20/69
      8.5
      The nuns try to go into business again. This time they have Sister Sixto baking bread.
    • A Bell for San Tanco
      A Bell for San Tanco
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      9/28/67
      8.5
      Sister Bertrille and Carlos try to salvage the convent's bell from the ocean.
    • A Ticket For Betrille
      A Ticket For Betrille
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      12/10/69
      8.5
      Sister Bertrille winds up in jail trying to prove a point to Marcello about breaking the law and paying the consequences.
    • When Generations Gap
      When Generations Gap
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      3/20/70
      8.5
      A well-meaning witness lies to protect Sister Bertrille's driving, but his testimony crashes the career of two aspiring musicians known as the Paper Balloon.
    • Armando and the Pool Table
      Armando and the Pool Table
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      1/23/70
      8.5
      An orphan turns into a hustler when Carlos donates a pool table to the convent.
    • The Candid Commercial
      The Candid Commercial
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      3/6/70
      8.5
      A hidden camera in a laundry films a detergent commercial that could sell lots of suds but wash up its unwitting star - Sr. Bertrille.
    • No Tears For Mrs. Thomas
      No Tears For Mrs. Thomas
      Season 3 - Episode 26
      4/3/70
      8.4
      Sister Bertrille turns a doubting Thomas into a bridegroom for the fifth time by making him realize that he's not dying.
    • Papa Carlos
      Papa Carlos
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      2/27/70
      8.4
      A Korean war orphan Carlos adopted presents quite a problem when she arrives to visit. She's 19, beautiful and her heart belongs to daddy.
    • The Organ Transplant
      The Organ Transplant
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      11/7/68
      8.4
      The nuns receive a glass-shattering organ for the convent.
    • Song of Bertrille
      Song of Bertrille
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      9/26/68
      8.4
      Psychedelic episode featuring The Sundowners. Sister Bertrille hears that Sonny and the Sundowners will be performing at Casino Carlos A-Go-Go. She knew Sonny and wants to say hello. When they meet, Sonny offers to help the convent and asks Sister Bertrille to write a song, they'll record, and she'll get the royalties. She writes a very sixties image-laden song that the Sundowners turn into an all out acid-fuzz-psychedelic-trip! All the nuns go to the go-go club to hear the song's debut and flip out when presented with a trippy strobe light show, caged go-go dancers and background vocal lines like "grow your own," and "magic mushrooms!" Must see rock n roll TV! Paul Peterson, The Sundowners.moreless
    • It's An Ill Windfall
      It's An Ill Windfall
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      11/28/68
      8.4
      The nuns support a shady politician in a case of mistaken identities, after believing that their benefactor is really a scam artist.
    • It's an Ill Wind
      It's an Ill Wind
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      11/16/67
      8.4
      When Mother Superior goes on a business trip in Saint Thomas, Sister Bertrille uses her powers to give Plaseato something very important that she forgot. When the wind dies down, she lands on a small island where some gamblers are staying.
    • Great Casino Robbery (2)
      Great Casino Robbery (2)
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      2/6/69
      8.3
    • Polly Wants a Cracked Head
      Polly Wants a Cracked Head
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      10/19/67
      8.3
      Sister Bertrille and Sister Jaqueline try to hide a bird in the convent.
    • Great Casino Robbery (1)
      Great Casino Robbery (1)
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      1/30/69
      8.3
      Two thieves use the nuns as cover to rob the casino; Sister Bertrille secretly blames her visiting Uncle Reggie for the fiasco.
    • The Rabbi and the Nun
      The Rabbi and the Nun
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      10/10/68
      8.3
      The nuns help a compulsive gambler win cash for his upcoming wedding.
    • Where There's a Will
      Where There's a Will
      Season 1 - Episode 26
      3/14/68
      8.2
      When Sister Bertrille is willed a boxer/wrestler from her deceased uncle all kinds of trouble happens at the convent.
    • The Not So Great Impostor
      The Not So Great Impostor
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      10/29/69
      8.2
      A hotshot reporter heads for the convent and a big story about a flying nun.
    • The Crooked Convent
      The Crooked Convent
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      10/3/68
      8.2
      After losing $25 at the convent bazaar, the police chief thinks the nuns are crooks and gets a gardener to spy on their activities.
    • A Star is Reborn
      A Star is Reborn
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      10/31/68
      8.2
      A movie star is sued by her producer after deciding to become a nun.
    • Cousins By the Dozen
      Cousins By the Dozen
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      4/3/69
      8.2
      An offhand remark results in Carlos's large family moving in with him.
    • The Convent is Condemned
      The Convent is Condemned
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      10/24/68
      8.2
      The nuns concoct a plan to keep Carlos from moving to San Felipe by convincing the police captain to condemn their convent.
    • The Somnaviatrix
      The Somnaviatrix
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      2/20/70
      8.1
      Sister Bertrille doesn't remember, and Carlos will not believe that she was flying in her sleep the night she saw him stranded in a disabled car with a young lady. Meanwhile there's an outraged father.
    • May the Wind Be Always at Your Back
      3/28/68
      8.1
      An awkward adolescent girl has a crush on Carlos.
    • Days of Nuns and Roses
      Days of Nuns and Roses
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      11/2/67
      8.1
      To raise money for the convent, Sister Bertrille and the others try to market sea grape juice under the title "Nectar of San Tanco"--but they get more than they bargain for.
    • Man's Best Friend Isn't
      Man's Best Friend Isn't
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      2/13/70
      8.1
      A bizarre love triangle develops between Sister Bertrille, a plumber and his dog.
    • The Hot Spell
      The Hot Spell
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      1/18/68
      8.0
      Outflanked by gangsters, Carlos hastily transfers ownership of his casino to the unsuspecting nuns. The cool operator then keeps an anguished vigil as the mob tries to deal the sisters out of their new enterprise.
    • The Paolo Story
      The Paolo Story
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      10/8/69
      8.0
      Sister Bertrille tries to reunite the estranged parents of a little baby.
    • Two Bad Eggs
      Two Bad Eggs
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      11/14/68
      7.9
      Sister Bertrille rescues two eggs of a hunted hawk. Meanwhile, Carlos hides out from a woman who wants to marry him and a tourist couple fear an alien invasion after spotting the flying nun.
    • A Young Man with a Cornette
      A Young Man with a Cornette
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      11/23/67
      7.9
      When she and Sister Jaqueline volunteer at a hospital, Sister Bertrille befriends a boy with a knack for telling lies. The boy sees Bertrille flying, but no one else believes him!
    • The New Habit
      The New Habit
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      11/19/69
      7.9
      What to do? Sr. Bertrille is grounded by the nuns’ stylish new habit, which features a wingless bonnet.
    • The Convent Gets the Business
      The Convent Gets the Business
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      3/27/69
      7.9
      Carlos's incompetent cousin Luis mismanages a business venture that sends the convent into the red and Sister Bertrille into the blue.
    • Flight of a Dodo Bird
      Flight of a Dodo Bird
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      10/12/67
      7.8

      Sr. Bertrille is unable to fly and has dizziness and double vision. Dr. Tapia finds an ear infection that should clear up soon, but is worried about Rev. Mother, who is upset by Sr. Bertrille. Fr. Lundigan, a young psychologist, is sent to San Tanco. Sr. Bertrille's vain attempts to fly, and the nuns' concern about it, present a problem to him. Rev. Mother asks Sr. Bertrille to demonstrate her flying to Fr. Lundigan. All her effort and the nuns and children with palm fronds and roller skates fail to get Sr. Bertrille off the ground. When Sr. Ana declares Sr. Bertrille flies because she is a saint, Fr. Lundigan, to save his own sanity, decides to leave. Hoping to fly the next day, Sr. Bertrille tries to prevent this. After the car breaks down, and he is locked in his room, Fr. Lundigan concludes everyone in the convent is deranged.

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    • The Breakaway Monk
      The Breakaway Monk
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      3/6/69
      7.8
      Carlos agrees to let an accident-prone priest prepare his taxes.
    • The Kleptomonkeyac
      The Kleptomonkeyac
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      2/20/69
      7.8
      The nuns believe that Sister Bertrille is stealing when things go missing after the arrival of the pet monkey Pepe.
    • The New Carlos
      The New Carlos
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      12/17/69
      7.8
      Carlos makes himself over to impress Sister Bertrille's visiting cousin, but his new conservative style doesn't impress the Boston blond.
    • Love Me, Love My Dog
      Love Me, Love My Dog
      Season 1 - Episode 29
      4/4/68
      7.8
      One of the convent children takes an interest in Scraples, a kleptomanic dog.
    • Ah Love, Could You and I Conspire
      Ah Love, Could You and I Conspire
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      10/26/67
      7.7
      A hit man's girl poses as Mother Superior's secretary, but makes friends with the Sisters.
    • Sister Socko in San Tanco
      Sister Socko in San Tanco
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      1/16/69
      7.7
      Sister Bertrille adds a touch of magic to an aging performer's act.
    • The Dumbest Kid in School
      The Dumbest Kid in School
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      2/6/70
      7.6
      The convent prankster tries to change his ways in order to be adopted.
    • Happy Birthday, Dear Gaspar
      Happy Birthday, Dear Gaspar
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      3/13/69
      7.6
      Capt. Fomento secretly hopes that the nuns remember his birthday.
    • The Sister and the Old Salt
      The Sister and the Old Salt
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      2/8/68
      7.6
      Sister Bertrille helps a sailor who plans on going from San Juan to Miami in a tiny ship.
    • If You Want to Fly, Keep Your Cornette Dry
      12/7/67
      7.5
      Sister Bertrille takes two small children under her wing when they want to learn how to fly like she does.
    • My Sister, the Doctor
      My Sister, the Doctor
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      1/7/70
      7.5
      Jenny's relaxing visit to the convent turns into a working holiday with the birth of triplets and posing as a famous pianist.
    • Operation Population
      Operation Population
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      3/27/70
      7.5
      The convent secretary raises a few eyebrows with a baby she "found on her doorstep". More provocative are the results of a discreet investigation by Sr. Bertrille.
    • Marcello's Idol
      Marcello's Idol
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      10/15/69
      7.4
      An orphan tries to find Carlos a bride by advertising in the local paper, when he realizes that only married men can adopt children.
    • How To Be a Spanish Grandmother
      How To Be a Spanish Grandmother
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      12/26/68
      7.4
      Sister Bertrille, her sister Jennifer and Jennifer's fiance become entangled in a proliferating deception: convincing Carlos's visiting grandmother he's a happily married man.
    • Hello Columbus
      Hello Columbus
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      1/30/70
      7.4
      Sister Bertrille casts Carlos' lazy cousin Luis in a play.
    • The Convert
      The Convert
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      9/14/67
      7.3
      Carlos sees Sister Bertrille flying, which leads him to believe he's having religious visions and to change his lifestyle.
    • A Fish Story
      A Fish Story
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      1/11/68
      7.3
      Sister Sixto's uncle uses Sister Bertrille to help him catch fish.
    • The Flying Nun
      The Flying Nun
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      9/7/67
      7.3
      Sister Bertrille arrives at Convent San Tanco in Puerto Rico, where the constant swirling winds around the convent give her the power to fly. This news is greeted with alarm by the strict Mother Superior, and with curiosity and amusement by her fellow nuns Sister Jacqueline, who becomes Sister Bertrille's mentor, and Sister Sixto, a nun who continually fights a losing battle with the English language. While in Puerto Rico she also meets Carlos Ramirez, a wealthy playboy bachelor.moreless
    • Tonio's Mother
      Tonio's Mother
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      1/4/68
      7.2
      A little boy believes Sister Bertrille is his mother.
    • A Convent Full of Miracles
      A Convent Full of Miracles
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      11/5/69
      7.2
      The nuns welcome a stranded driver to stay at the convent and become their new handyman, not knowing that he is a millionaire who is performing miracle after miracle for the nuns, a new stove, a new water heater and a children's wading pool.
    • A Gift for El Charro
      A Gift for El Charro
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      3/13/70
      7.2
      Sister Bertrille agrees to tutor a former bullfighter, but his manager sees red when he learns that his star is in a convent.
    • With Love from Irving
      With Love from Irving
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      11/9/67
      7.1
      After helping a pelican on the beach, Sister Bertrille has to cope with a lovesick bird.
    • The Lottery
      The Lottery
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      4/10/69
      7.1
      A poor farmer believes that Sister Bertrille has blessed his lottery ticket.
    • The Moo is Blue
      The Moo is Blue
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      2/27/69
      7.1
      Sister Bertrille tries to cure a heart-broken cow by sailing away to St. Thomas with the animal on Carlos's yacht.
    • My Sister the Star
      My Sister the Star
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      9/24/69
      6.8
      A TV executive’s interest in Sister Bertrille’s musical talent sends her into a fantasy about skyrocketing fame as a show-biz nun.
    • Hector and the Brass Band
      Hector and the Brass Band
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      11/12/69
      6.7
      Hector is a donkey and his new job is at Carlos's casino as part of the brass band, amidst much argument from Antonio, who finds him too gimmicky.
    • Speak the Speach, I Pray You
      Speak the Speach, I Pray You
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      10/1/69
      6.4
      Sister Bertrille tries to coax a shy priest out of his scholarly shell by having him work with Carlos's comedy-writer friend Danny.
    • The Dig In
      The Dig In
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      12/14/67
      5.8
      When looking for rocks, Sister Bertrille gets stuck in a mine with an ex-con.
    • The Patron of Santa Thomasina
      The Patron of Santa Thomasina
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      11/30/67
      4.8
      Sisters Bertrille and Jaqueline try to stop a civil war between the village of Santa Thomasina.
    • PILOT
      PILOT
      Season 3 - Episode 27
      6/26/17
      0.0