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The Donna Reed Show

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Originally airing on from 1958-1966, The Donna Reed Show became one of the most popular family situation comedy series in television history during its eight season run.
Starring
Donna ReedCarl BetzShelley Fabares
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio Languages
English
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  1. 1. One Starry Night
    September 14 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Mary dates Kip Dennis, unaware that he is also singer Jim Brandt who Jeff admires and Mary despises.
  2. 2. A Rose Is a Rose
    September 21 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff failed an English assignment and now he has to stay home and redo it even if it means missing the father/son baseball game.
  3. 3. The Close Shave
    September 28 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff has discovered he is growing whiskers, and decides that since he is no longer a little boy that he needs to start acting like a man. He insists on taking a job to pay his way at home.
  4. 4. Mouse at Play
    October 5 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    When Iris goes from blond to black hair, Donna decides to go Platinum Blond! But once she comes home with her new hair color, she decides not to show it to Alex. She avoids him and quickly changes it back to the color it was whew! What a close call!
  5. 5. The Monster
    October 12 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    First some large animal has trampled Mary's flowers. Now when Alex is out of town, Donna and the kids keep hearing noises late at night. Upon investigating, they peek out the front door window and see a large, furry creature sitting on the porch!
  6. 6. New Girl in Town
    October 19 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff is cornered into dating a new girl in town. All ends well when he discovers the new girl is a tomboy.
  7. 7. One of Those Days
    October 26 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Donna and Alex are having one of those days where nothing is going right, so Donna suggests that she and Alex take the day off and have a picnic in the country.
  8. 8. All Is Forgiven
    November 2 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Millie and Jack have split up over barbecued chicken of all things! Alex and Donna think that because they are childless, it kept them immature so Donna decides they should adopt a baby to Alex's dismay.
  9. 9. The Electrical Storm
    November 9 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff's been keeping a secret from Donna and Alex: He's been expelled from school for a prank he and some friends pulled which involved messing up the bells and clocks, and he won't be allowed back unless he names the other boys involved.
  10. 10. The Paper Tycoon
    November 16 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff takes on more than he can handle when he starts a newspaper delivery service.
  11. 11. Private Tutor
    November 23 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Mary tries to wangle an invitation to the Hilldale Centennial Dance from the handsome new classmate who just happens to be her French tutor. Meanwhile, he and Jeff are competing for odd jobs.
  12. 12. Alex, the Professor
    November 30 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Will child psychology theories prove themselves in practice? Alex is going to find out, with Mary and Jeff as his subjects.
  13. 13. The Fabulous O'Hara
    December 7 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Alex has a new patient whose grandfather plans on paying the medical bill with money won from betting on the horses.
  14. 14. Way of a Woman
    December 14 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    The skiing trip with friends has been cancelled, and Mary is depressed. To cheer her up, Donna suggests that Alex take Mary on a trip to Chicago.
  15. 15. A Very Bright Boy
    December 21 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Victor is a very bright boy, so why doesn't his grades reflect that?
  16. 16. The Toughest Kid in School
    December 28 1961
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    A boy at school tries to prove he's tough.
  17. 17. Dr. Stone and His Horseless Carriage
    January 11 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    The Stones become the laughing-stock of Hilldale after Alex takes to driving an antique car that he dubbed "Eloise".
  18. 18. For Angie with Love
    January 18 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff doesn't have enough money to buy Angie a special birthday gift, so he starts selling his possessions in order to raise the money.
  19. 19. Aloha Kimi
    January 25 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Alex goes to Hawaii to treat a friend's daughter who woke up paralyzed after an operation.
  20. 20. Donna's Prima Donna
    February 1 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Mary decides to forsake college and embark on a singing career.
  21. 21. Explorer's Ten
    February 8 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Jeff's club is trying to raise money to purchase them a telescope.
  22. 22. The New Office
    February 15 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Alex moves his pediatric practice out of the house and into a new office downtown.
  23. 23. The Golden Trap
    February 22 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    While Donna and Alex are away, Mary's little get-together with a friend somehow turns into open house party.
  24. 24. Free Flight
    March 1 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    Donna is offered a free trip when she complains to an airline.
  25. 25. The Wide Open Spaces
    March 8 1962
    26min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    English
    While spending the weekend with friends who have left the rat-race of the city life and who now live on a farm, Donna and Alex become tempted by the country life.
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Directors
Jeffrey HaydenRobert Ellis MillerNorman TokarAndrew McCulloughBarry ShearEarl BellamyJackie CooperGene NelsonRichard L. BareStanley Z. Cherry
Supporting actors
Paul Petersen
Season year
1962
Network
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AzharReviewed in the United Kingdom on 10 April 2021
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every episode is well thought of, depicts all that is good and clean in this world
an absolute delight to watch.
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