The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - Season 8

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Episode Guide

  • Gracie Giving Party for Atomic Student
  • The Exchange Student
    9/15/58
    8.0
    A suave French exchange student causes trouble while staying at the Burns' home.
  • The Grammar School Dance
    9/8/58
    8.7
  • Summer School
    Summer School
    Episode 37
    6/23/58
    8.3
  • The June Wedding
    The June Wedding
    Episode 36
    6/16/58
    9.0
  • The Week In New York
    6/9/58
    8.1
  • Locked Out
    Locked Out
    Episode 34
    6/2/58
    8.7
  • Ronnie Goes Into The Army
    5/26/58
    8.2
  • A Visit From Charles Vidor
    5/19/58
    8.1
  • Ronnie's Royalty Check
    5/12/58
    8.9

    Gracie is certain that Ronnie will fritter away the profits from his album on a beautiful blonde.

  • Ronnie Makes A Record
    5/5/58
    8.4
  • Gracie And The Jury
    Gracie And The Jury
    Episode 29
    4/28/58
    8.4
    Gracie creates mayhem as a juror on a counterfeiting case. She confounds the judge and her fellow jurors with her usual antics, and her mishandling of the evidence ultimately gets Harry Von Zell into big trouble.
  • Blanche Gets a Jury Notice
    4/21/58
    9.3
  • The Publicity Marriage
    4/14/58
    8.8
  • Softening The Professor
    4/7/58
    9.2
  • High Blood Pressure
    High Blood Pressure
    Episode 25
    3/24/58
    8.3
    A very frustrating episode for George: first, he has a lot of trouble getting out of the house to play golf, and then Gracie decides to use him in a scheme to help Mr Jansen the plumber pass a physical exam.
  • Frozen Passion
    Frozen Passion
    Episode 24
    3/17/58
    7.5
    George discusses the production of a movie with producer Jack Bradley. Gracie attempts to cast family and friends in the movie. Things get more complicated as Harry Morton's father pays a visit.
  • Ronnie's Fan Club
    Ronnie's Fan Club
    Episode 23
    3/10/58
    7.4
    The story revolves around ten year old Edie Westrope, who is the president and only member of her own Ronnie Burns fan club. And, by the way, she happens to have a gorgeous older sister.
  • Gracie Is Brilliant
    Gracie Is Brilliant
    Episode 22
    3/3/58
    9.2
  • Hypnotizing Gracie
    Hypnotizing Gracie
    Episode 21
    2/24/58
    8.6
  • The Japanese Texan
    The Japanese Texan
    Episode 20
    2/17/58
    5.8
    Gracie and George plan to celebrate their "tenth" (but no one knows exactly what tenth it is), and Bonnie Sue demonstrates her acting prowess as she attempts to land a part as a Japanese girl in one of producer Walter Sinclair's movies.
  • The Accident
    The Accident
    Episode 19
    2/10/58
    7.6
    Harry Morton's safety record is in jeopardy as he collides with another car while driving with Gracie as a passenger. Complications arise when the driver of the other car is a young lady who attracts the interest of Ronnie.
  • Too Many Fathers
    Too Many Fathers
    Episode 18
    1/27/58
    8.5
    Jerry Gilbert has given his girlfriend, Sandy, the impression that the Burns' house belongs to his parents, and Gracie decides to further the charade by posing as his mother. But who will play his father? Could it be George, or Von Zell, or Harry Morton perhaps?
  • McAfee And The Manicurist
    1/20/58
    7.2
    Mr McAfee has become infatuated with a manicurist. Bonnie Sue, believing the woman is only after her father for his money, consults Gracie for advice. Harry Von Zell once again gets involved, and this time he really gets into trouble due to George's meddling with the plan.
  • Ronnie Finds a Friend An Apartment
    1/13/58
    8.9
    Ronnie helps a friend pay for an apartment but Gracie believes Ronnie now has a wife and baby.
  • The Stolen Car
    The Stolen Car
    Episode 15
    1/6/58
    7.6
    Ronnie is attempting to become a reporter on the college paper, but needs to come up with a sensational story. Brian McAfee has just been given a new Lincoln, and Gracie has some ideas about using the car to help Ronnie get a scoop.
  • Invitation To The Party
    12/30/57
    8.1
    A mis-delivered party invitation creates a sensitive situation as Gracie attempts to mitigate the problem and enhance Blanche's popularity.
  • How To Wrap A Mink
    How To Wrap A Mink
    Episode 13
    12/23/57
    8.6
    Ronnie is working at the Wilshire Dept. Store as a wrapper, Harry Morton and George are planning cheap gifts for their wives for Christmas, and Harry Von Zell has an old racoon coat. These circumstances, plus Gracie and Blanche's desire for mink, sustain this lively episode.
  • A Hole In The Carpet
    12/16/57
    9.2
    Gracie trips and falls in the Wilshire Dept. Store and gets into some convoluted negotiations with the store's insurance adjustor.
  • Misery Loves Company
    12/9/57
    7.8
    Ralph's girlfriend, Imogene, has deserted him and he is down in the dumps. Gracie feels compelled to help make him feel better by demonstrating to him that everyone else feels as miserable as he does.
  • A Box Of Cigars
    A Box Of Cigars
    Episode 10
    12/2/57
    7.8
    Ralph's girlfriend, Imogene, is a candidate for homecoming queen, and he and Ronnie are campaigning for her. Gracie suggests that they hand out cigars to potential supporters, and gets Von Zell involved in a scheme to appropriate George's new box of cigars for this purpose.
  • With Or Without Glasses
    11/25/57
    7.5
    Three weeks ago, Gracie persuaded Alfred Kramer to stop wearing his glasses. Now, she must do the reverse, so that Alfred can bring his grades up to par.
  • One Little Fight
    One Little Fight
    Episode 8
    11/18/57
    8.1
    Ronnie accuses his best friend Ralph of trying to steal his girlfriend Bonnie Sue. Gracie tries to patch thing up between the three of them.
  • The African Hunter
    The African Hunter
    Episode 7
    11/11/57
    6.7
  • The Star Maker
    The Star Maker
    Episode 6
    11/4/57
    6.6
    Gracie gets a really convoluted idea to help Brian McAfee pass a difficult exam: she tries to get Brian's bright classmate, Alfred Kramer, to change his name to Brian McAfee before the exam is given. This way "Brian McAfee" will excell. Gracie comes up with a very unusual plan to get Alfred to change his name.moreless
  • September and May
    September and May
    Episode 5
    10/28/57
    9.2
  • An English Tea
    An English Tea
    Episode 4
    10/21/57
    7.4
    Gracie tries to impress the mother of Ronnie's English girlfriend by renting copies of old masters paintings to decorate the house and arranging for Harry Morton to impersonate George.
  • The Texan Italian
    The Texan Italian
    Episode 3
    10/14/57
    5.9
    Gracie attempts to make over Bonnie Sue McAfee into an Italian actress in an effort to advance her movie career.
  • Too Much Pot Roast
    Too Much Pot Roast
    Episode 2
    10/7/57
    9.2
    Ronnie has trouble concentrating on his college studies due to his obsession with his female classmates. When Blanche serves Harry too much pot roast, Gracie learns that too much of anything can make one lose their passion for it. She then hires four beautiful models in a far-fetched attempt to solve Ronnie's problem.moreless
  • The General
    The General
    Episode 1
    9/30/57
    7.1
    George is planning to follow the current trend in TV and do the show as a western, but, as often happens, the distinction between the show and reality is blurred, and somehow we wind up with a plot which focuses on guest star Douglas Dumbrille's portrayal of a stern army general who wants his son to go to West Point rather than to get married.moreless