Watching Ellie

Season 2 Episode 1


Aired Tuesday 8:30 PM Apr 15, 2003 on NBC
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Ellie encourages her boyfriend Ben to rent an apartment in her building—before she learns that the neighbor's visiting niece, Klinka, a stunning, blonde Icelandic beauty, is right next door. Ellie's lack of self-esteem drives her to her shrink, and soon she becomes consumed with Ben's whereabouts and determined to catch him cheating.moreless

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    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Eleanor "Ellie" Riggs

    Don Lake

    Don Lake

    Dr. Don Zimmerman

    Peter Stormare

    Peter Stormare

    Ingvar (season 1, recurring in season 2)

    Lauren Bowles

    Lauren Bowles


    Steve Carell

    Steve Carell

    Edgar Price

    Darren Boyd

    Darren Boyd


    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


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    • QUOTES (7)

      • Ellie: Oh it was sweet doc, I had him right where I wanted him, you know what I mean?
        Analyst: Freud would say you had his balls in a vice.
        Ellie: Well, I'm not up on the psycho-medical jargon, but yea, I had his grapes in the wine press and I was making Bougalie!

      • Analyst: So what's the problem? Why don't you trust him?
        Ellie: Well, if he would cheat with me, why wouldn't he cheat on me!
        Analyst: That's a real breakthrough.
        Ellie: Really, I thought is sounded like a Tammy Wynette song. 

      • Analyst: It really sounds like you're in a healthy place.
        Ellie: Oh, I've got to tell you, I haven't felt this good in years!
        Analyst: So what do you think, do you still need to come see me?
        Ellie: Well, let's start with five days a week, and we can bump it up if I get extra crazy.

      • Edgar: So what kind of restaurant is this?
        Ellie: I think it's French.
        Edgar: Well, just so you know, the food might be French, but the meal is gonna be Dutch.

      • Analyst: So this Klinka, how does she make you feel?
        Ellie: Oh, you know, short, dumpy, unattractive, middle-aged, flat footed, flat chested, fat-assed... you know you can stop me any time, doc!

      • (looking at Ben's new apartment)
        Ellie: Ben, isn't this nice!
        Ben: I love it! Fred, why's it been empty so long?
        Fred: Well, people are always a little reluctant to move into an apartment after a murder-suicide pact.
        Ellie: Two dead people, but hardwood floors!

      • Ellie: This is the thing... I need a date, okay, I need a date and I cannot think of anybody!
        Susan: Well, what about that doctor that asked you out?
        Ellie: While giving me a pelvic exam!

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