Highest Rated Titles With Allan Melvin


1. All in the Family (1971–1979)
Episode: Sammy's Visit (1972)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

9.4
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The classic tale about the time Sammy Davis Jr. stopped by to visit the Bunkers. It begins with a briefcase he left in Archie's cab ... and ends with the kiss of infamy.

Director: John Rich | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 154

2. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Barney's First Car (1963)

30 min | Comedy, Family

9.2
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It's a red-letter day in Mayberry when Barney decides to join the motoring world, but things go sour when his cream-puff turns out to be a lemon.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 164

3. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Court Martial (1956)

Comedy, Family

9.1
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Colonel Hall is attempting to set a new Army record for inducting new recruits. Unfortunately he also inducts a chimpanzee then has to convene a court martial to discharge Private Harry Speakup.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 39

4. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Doberman the Crooner (1958)

Comedy, Family

9.0
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Bilko hears a recording made by a mystery singer & sets out to find out who the voice belongs to. Doberman is the mystery singer & Bilko sets up an audition at a record company. Is Duane about to become the nation's next big thing?

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 8

5. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Doberman's Sister (1956)

Comedy, Family

9.0
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It's Fort Baxter Day at the camp. It's tradition for the platoon to date each other's sisters. Doberman's sister is without a date. Bilko can't find anyone to date Duane's sister, that is until he invents the mythical Musselman's Law.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 27

6. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: A Mess Sergeant Can't Win (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.9
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Bilko tries to lose money to Ritzik in a series of gambles that backfire.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 25

7. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Hollywood (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.9
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A Hollywood producer is planning to make a war film, but needs someone who served at the battle of Kabuchi to be a technical advisor. The only serving member of the Army they can find is Sgt Bilko.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 18

8. Slattery's People (1964–1965)

60 min | Drama

8.8
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Jim Slattery enters the state legislature, hopeful that he can make a difference. He finds dealing with endless rules and the majority opposition party frustrates any meaningful change but he stubbornly perseveres.

Stars: Richard Crenna, Paul Geary, Tol Avery, Robert Stevenson

Votes: 59

9. Vacation Playhouse (1963–1967)

30 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime

8.8
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Summer replacement show featuring pilot programs that had not been sold.

Stars: Soupy Sales, Ned Glass, Sid Gould, Darryl Hickman

Votes: 17

10. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bivouac (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.8
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Sgt. Bilko must come up with a new ailment to avoid annual maneuvers, and this year it's Wilkinson's Disease. However, Colonel Hall has a trick up his sleeve that may break Bilko's perfect non-attendance record.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 17

11. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Empty Store (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.8
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Sgt Bilko is still reeling from his losses at poker. He hears a member from his training squad was similarly fleeced by the base card sharks. Bilko cooks a scheme to win back all their ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 17

12. Empire (1962–1964)

60 min | Western, Drama

8.7
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Jim Redigo is foreman for the enormous Garrett Ranch owned by matriarch Lucia with her children Tal and Constance. Redigo had his hands full managing people, machines, and animals with a specific interest in the attractive Connie.

Stars: Richard Egan, Ryan O'Neal, Anne Seymour, Terry Moore

Votes: 34

13. Grindl (1963–1964)

30 min | Comedy

8.7
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Grindl is an employee of Foster Temporary Service and her boss Anson Foster accepts a variety of jobs for his employees. Grindl works at everything from babysitting to theater ticket-taker ... See full summary »

Stars: Imogene Coca, James Millhollin, Dee J. Thompson, Frank De Vol

Votes: 37

14. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Andy and Barney in the Big City (1962)

26 min | Comedy, Family

8.7
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Andy and Barney travel to Raleigh on business and help catch a jewel thief in their hotel.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 101

15. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Goes to College (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.7
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Bilko tries to get even with a crooked bookie by placing a 1000-1 bet on Schmill College football team to beat the championship team from rival college Notre Dame. Using reverse psychology Bilko brings his devious scheme into play.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 16

16. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Dinner at Sowici's (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.7
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After Sgt Bilko and casual girlfriend Sgt Hogan attend a wedding. Sgt Bilko become concerned that Hogan might see more in their relationship than Bilko desires.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

17. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Love That Guardhouse (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.7
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Ritzik wins $1,700, and Mrs. Ritzik asks Col. Hall to lock him in the guardhouse to keep him away from Bilko. Keen to get his hands on the money, Bilko tries everything to get himself locked up.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 18

18. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Con Men (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.7
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Doberman receives $500.00 but loses it at poker when he meets three strangers from his hometown in a café.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

19. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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Sgt. Ernie Bilko is the ultimate con man. He runs the motor pool at a small Kansas US Army Camp. Colonel Hall, nominally in charge of the base tries to keep Bilko's plans in check. Bilko ... See full summary »

Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 1,002

20. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: It's for the Birds (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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Bilko discovers one of his platoon is an expert on birds. He signs Pvt. Honnegan up for 'The $64,000 Question' TV show. Honnegan is a smash hit on his specialized subject of birds, until he is struck by an unexpected case of amnesia.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 13

21. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Jailbreak (1962)

26 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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The state police come to town to catch some payroll robbers. They want Andy and Barney to stay out of the way and let them handle it. The big boys end up needing Andy and Barney more than they thought.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Ken Lynch

Votes: 104

22. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Lawman Barney (1962)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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Two farmers ignore Barney's warning to stop selling their vegetables on the street and make fun of him. Andy tells them a big story about Barney being a cold-hearted killer known as Barney ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Howard McNear

Votes: 102

24. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Boxer (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.6
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As the company boxing match draws near, Bilko tries to turn the lack of a competitive boxer in his platoon into an advantage. Unfortunately for Sgt Bilko others are scheming to also gain advantage from the situation.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Allan Melvin, Billy Sands

Votes: 16

25. Barnaby (1965 TV Movie)

Comedy, Fantasy

8.5
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Add a Plot

Stars: Sorrell Booke, Frankie Kabott, Allan Melvin, Jan Shutan

Votes: 6

26. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: Archie Alone: Part 1 (1980)

Comedy

8.5
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Archie struggles to cope with the death of his beloved wife, Edith. A month earlier, the Dingbat had suffered a fatal stroke in her sleep. A stunned Archie rebuffs efforts from his friends to help him grieve.

Directors: Carroll O'Connor, Gary Shimokawa | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin

Votes: 26

27. All in the Family (1971–1979)
Episode: Archie in the Lock-Up (1971)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Mike and Lionel decide to become part of an anti-war protest, but it isn't until they leave that Gloria gets the news that the situation is turning violent. She and Edith urge Archie to go ... See full summary »

Director: John Rich | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 67

28. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Engagement (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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Sgt.Bilko and Pvt.Kadowski send gifts to their girlfriends and Ernie asks Duane Doberman to deliver the packages. Duane mixes the packages up and chaos ensues.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 14

29. All in the Family (1971–1979)
Episode: Edith's Crisis of Faith: Part 1 (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Edith's faith is severely shaken when their friend Beverly, the female impersonator, is murdered at Christmastime.

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 74

30. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: Thanksgiving Reunion: Part 2 (1979)

Comedy

8.5
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The Stivics wonder how they will cope with Mike being jobless. Mike goes to Archie to air his grievances, and in a show of sympathy and support, he decides to loan him some money until he can find another job.

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois

Votes: 11

31. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Centennial (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.5
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A special services officer arrives at the base and begins a program of offering fine arts, dance and painting instruction. Bilko becomes enraged when the officer, Lieutenant Parker bans the... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 13

32. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Eating Contest (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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Company B constantly loses all bets against rival Company A, but upon the arrival of Ed 'The Stomach' Honnegan, they sense their chance to win an Eating Contest. The only problem they encounter is that The Stomach has lost his appetite.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 22

33. The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961–1966)
Episode: The Gunslinger (1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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While anesthetized in Jerry's dentist's chair for a tooth extraction, Rob dreams he's a sheriff in the Old West and has a showdown with Big Bad Brady.

Director: Jerry Paris | Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam, Larry Mathews

Votes: 54

34. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Hoodlum (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.5
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Sgt Bilko's attempt to win soldier of the month becomes complicated when he inherits problem child Parker into his platoon. Sgt Bilko begins a complicated scheme to bring Parker around and ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 12

35. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Horse (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.5
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Bilko uses the platoon fund to buy ailing racehorse, 'Bell Boy.' Smuggling the horse into Fort Baxter, Bilko dreams of making a fortune at the races when the horse is well.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 18

36. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: The Return of Sammy (1980)

Comedy

8.5
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Sammy Davis Jr. accepts Archie's invitation to visit the restaurant after Archie sees him on a local talk show.

Director: Dick Martin | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin

Votes: 15

37. All in the Family (1971–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A working class bigot constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day.

Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 10,363

38. The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961–1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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The misadventures of a TV writer both at work and at home.

Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam

Votes: 5,936

39. ABC Weekend Specials (1977–1995)

60 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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A youth anthology series focusing primarily on adaptations of children's literature.

Stars: Willie Tyler, Frank Welker, Hal Smith, Janet Waldo

Votes: 156

40. CBS Storybreak (1985– )

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Family

8.4
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30-minute animated series, each episode telling a different beloved childrens story.

Stars: Hamilton Camp, Brian Cummings, Michael Bell, Frank Welker

Votes: 76

41. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Barney's Uniform (1964)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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When a tough guy threatens to beat up Barney if he catches him out of uniform, Barney begins to wear the uniform all the time.

Director: Coby Ruskin | Stars: Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Ron Howard, Frances Bavier

Votes: 90

42. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Goes to Monte Carlo (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.4
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Bilko invents a new gambling system. When word spreads about the system, aided by the air force Bilko heads for Monte Carlo armed with a bankroll and a weekend pass.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 17

43. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Rock 'n Roll Rookie (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.4
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Elvin Pelvin is drafted into the army & the brass decide to send him to a quiet, backwater army base. They choose Fort Baxter and Bilko spots the chance to make some serious money when he ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 18

44. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Bigamous Spouse (1963)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Encyclopedia saleswoman Gwynn Elston has moved in with her friend Nell Grimes and her new husband Felton. Gwynn spots a picture in a customer's home and realizes Felton is a bigamist. When Felton is found dead, Gwtnn is the prime suspect.

Director: Arthur Marks | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 65

45. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Sausalito Sunrise (1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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A cop discovers that an art dealer is selling the stolen painting Sausalito Sunrise. When the cop is found dead in the gallery, Perry defends the dealer and an employee. Paul poses as a truck driver to uncover the real fencing operation.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 58

46. Green Acres (1965–1971)
Episode: The Cow Killer (1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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The rickety tractor Haney delivers is not the modern one Oliver made a down payment on. He gives the con man until six PM to return his $200 down payment or face jail time for larceny. ... See full summary »

Director: Richard L. Bare | Stars: Eddie Albert, Eva Gabor, Pat Buttram, Al Lanti

Votes: 16

47. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Twitch (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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Colonel Hall announces he is cracking down on the rampant gambling on the base. To keep the men occupied the colonel decides a series of fine art lectures will be delivered. Initially ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

48. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 8,390

49. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: Archie Alone: Part 2 (1980)

Comedy

8.3
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Archie's refusal to grieve over Edith's sudden death continues to take its toll on his friends and family ... until one day he happens to go into their bedroom and sees Edith's slippers.

Directors: Carroll O'Connor, Gary Shimokawa | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

50. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Gets Some Sleep (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko is having trouble sleeping. A psychiatrist advises Bilko to reform his ways and stop gambling. However, it's not long before the whole camp becomes unsettled as they believe Bilko is simply cooking up a new set of schemes.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 14

51. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Goes South (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Roseville is freezing & Bilko enters the platoon into a singing contest. First prize is a trip Florida. The platoon arrive in Miami & are treated like royalty. Could it be that the singing contest is what they have really signed up for?

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 18

52. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Joins the Navy (1958)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko is on furlough in San Diego with only $7 between him, Paparelli and Zimmerman. He hears about a Navy crap game and wins a fortune but then ends up at sea as a serving sailor.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Maurice Gosfield, Allan Melvin

Votes: 15

53. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Presents Bing Crosby (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko hoodwinks Bing Crosby's manager into having Bing drop by at Fort Baxter. Ernie stages a concert but gets word that Bing won't be able to visit after all so he tries to pass off a lookalike as the real thing.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 16

54. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko and the Beast (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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A new drill Sergent arrives at the base. Bilko sees a new mark to skim money from. However the Sergent soon displays he intends to be in charge and will be fleecing every cent he can from Bilko.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 14

55. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Black Magic (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Pvt. Lester Mendelsohn is rescued from a Pacific island & assigned to Bilko's platoon. Lester learns that he's due over $7,000 in back-pay. When he loses the money to Grover and Ritzik, Bilko sets out to win back Lester's cash.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 13

56. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's War Against Culture (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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When Colonel Hall introduces a new cultural program at Fort Baxter, Bilko's men are lured away from his gambling ventures. It's not long before Bilko finds a way to incorporate gambling into the cultural classes.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 12

57. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Hillbilly Whiz (1957)

26 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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After getting beat 24-0 by the WAC Baseball Team Bilko's latest addition to the troop is Private Hank Lumpkin - a man who killed a mountain lion with a Baseball.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 23

58. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Rich Kid (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko thinks he can make a small fortune if he can open a new bar and grill but, as usual, he's strapped for cash. When he learns that one of his new recruits is heir to a fortune, he tries... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Paul Ford, Harvey Lembeck, Allan Melvin

Votes: 15

59. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Big Scandal (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko accidentally hypnotizes Doberman into thinking he is in love with the Colonel's wife.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 17

60. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Careless Kitten (1965)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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A frustrated Helen Kendall is living with her Aunt Matilda. She receives a call one night from a man claiming to Matilda's husband who has been missing for 10 years. Perry goes with her to meet him but they find another man - dead.

Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 59

61. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Colonel's Promotion (1959)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Col. Hall is furious when he's passed over for promotion. Bilko decides to give the Col.'s promotion chances a boost by getting him into the President's golfing foursome and it's not long before John Hall is mixing it with the President.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Paul Ford, Bernard Fein, Maurice Brenner

Votes: 7

62. ABC Weekend Specials (1977–1995)
Episode: The Puppy's Great Adventure (1979)

TV-Y | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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Director: Rudy Larriva | Stars: Bryan Scott, John Joseph Thomas, Hettie Lynne Hurtes, John Stephenson

Votes: 9

63. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Revolutionary War (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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Bilko is sent a box or artifacts from his Aunt which suggests that one of his ancestors had a proud military past. But did he?

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 22

64. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Secret Life of Sergeant Bilko (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.3
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A journalist comes to Roseville hoping to expose security leaks in the army. Bilko sees money to be made and scams him by showing him hundreds of supposed 'top-secret' documents.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 9

65. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A master defense attorney handles difficult criminal cases for his accused clients.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 3,188

66. These Are the Days (1974– )

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Family

8.2
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A Hanna-Barbera animated series, the show is set in fictional Elmsville of the early 1900's. The Day family consists of Grandpa Jeff, his widowed daughter Martha and her three children Ben,... See full summary »

Stars: Julie Bennett, Frank Cady, Henry Corden, Micky Dolenz

Votes: 20

67. Uncle Croc's Block (1975–1976)

Family

8.2
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Stars: Phyllis Diller, Charles Nelson Reilly, Alfie Wise, Jonathan Harris

Votes: 11

68. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Army Memoirs (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.2
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Bilko comes under pressure when the other sergeants complain about his activity on the base. Hall carpets Bilko and the resulting fall out sees Bilko crowned as the oldest private in the army.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 14

69. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko the Art Lover (1958)

Comedy, Family

8.2
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Bilko is in dire need of a break but true to form has no funds. He contacts Carlyle Thompson III thinking he now has his millions but instead finds him as penniless as himself.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 17

70. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Double Life (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Most of Roseville is after him for money so Bilko heads to New York. He's mistaken for millionaire Herbert Penfield III. Meanwhile, Herbert Penfield III arrives in Roseville and everyone ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 13

71. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Perfect Day (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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The fates have aligned and it's the one day in his life when nothing can go wrong for Sgt.Bilko - but will the Old Sarge realize in time and get the chance to place that one big bet?

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 14

72. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Tax Trouble (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Bilko mistakenly receives a letter of investigation from the Bureau of Internal Revenue and has to prove his "innocence".

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 21

73. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: Edith Versus the Energy Crisis (1979)

Comedy

8.2
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Archie can only complain when the height of the 1979 energy crisis prompts Murray to take severe conservation measures. Surely, Archie would find some peace and warmth at home, right? Not with Edith minding the thermostat!

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois

Votes: 11

74. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Furlough in New York (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Ernie and Joan decide it's a good idea to take a break from each other. They head off to New York hoping to rekindle old friendships and romances. But all does not run smoothly.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Allan Melvin, Elisabeth Fraser

Votes: 12

75. The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961–1966)
Episode: Honeymoons Are for the Lucky (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Rob recalls the hurdles he had having his honeymoon with Laura.

Director: Jerry Paris | Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam, Larry Mathews

Votes: 62

76. Route 66 (1960–1964)
Episode: Incident on a Bridge (1961)

52 min | Adventure

8.2
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Tod and Buz, in Cleveland, Ohio working as laborers on a "three week job at a gravel yard", stay at their Russian supervisor's home. He has a mute daughter who has a miserable life. When a ... See full summary »

Director: David Lowell Rich | Stars: Martin Milner, George Maharis, Nehemiah Persoff, Lois Smith

Votes: 40

77. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Miss America (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Bilko is concerned his latest money making scheme, platoon sweetheart, has fallen flat with only one entry. One of them brings forth a photo of his girlfriend, and Bilko sees a future Miss America.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 14

78. Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Episode: Murray's Daughter (1980)

Comedy

8.2
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When Murray's daughter comes to town to take possession of a family inheritance, Archie gets the two to make peace after years of estrangement. Murray's daughter in this episode is played by Martin Balsam's real-life daughter, Talia.

Directors: Carroll O'Connor, Jon Sharp | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Martin Balsam, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin

Votes: 13

79. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Big Uranium Strike (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Bilko gets word that uranium has been discovered on farms adjoining Fort Baxter. He develops a scheme to find uranium on the base and find a way to use the information to his own advantage.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 13

80. Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964–1969)
Episode: The Booty Prize (1968)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.2
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The 'Booty Prize' is an actual lead boot awarded to platoons to embarrass them for mistakes made. Gomer and Sergeants Carter and Hacker all get their foot stuck in it.

Director: John Rich | Stars: Jim Nabors, Frank Sutton, Ronnie Schell, Allan Melvin

Votes: 11

81. DuckTales (1987–1990)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews.

Stars: Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern, Chuck McCann

Votes: 21,224

82. The Tiny Tree (1975 TV Short)

30 min | Animation, Family, Short

8.1
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A little girl is injured in an accident and confined to a wheelchair. When Christmas arrives, the forest animals decorate a small tree outside her window to give her a happy holiday.

Director: Chuck Couch | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Paul Winchell, Frank Welker, Allan Melvin

Votes: 33

83. Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964–1969)
Episode: A Date with Miss Camp Henderson (1966)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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A bet between sergeants and Sergeant Carter's lies result in Gomer dating Miss Camp Henderson and taking her to Lookout Point.

Director: Coby Ruskin | Stars: Jim Nabors, Frank Sutton, Roy Stuart, Allan Melvin

Votes: 20

84. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Andy's Vacation (1964)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Andy takes a much-needed vacation, leaving Barney and Gomer in charge. Unfortunately, nobody will let him get any rest.

Director: Jeffrey Hayden | Stars: Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier, Allan Melvin

Votes: 83

85. All in the Family (1971–1979)
Episode: Archie's Grand Opening (1977)

TV-PG | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Harry the bartender quits after Archie keeps bossing him around. Edith and the Stivics end up helping out during the grand opening of Archie's Place.

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 39

86. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko Enters Politics (1957)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Mayor Burke refuses to build a service center for the men at Fort Baxter. Bilko has Doberman run against him for Mayor, in the hopes that if elected, Mayor Doberman will use his influence to approve the service center.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 12

87. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko and the Flying Saucers (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Trying to keep a date with a beautiful nightclub singer in Washington DC, Sergeant Bilko tries to convince his commanding officer that creatures from outer spaces have been spotted inside ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 14

88. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko on Wall Street (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Bilko is excited when he is invited to spend a furlough in New York with an old friend who's become a millionaire. When he arrives he discovers the situation is a lot different than he expected.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 14

89. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Hair (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Bilko is in trouble with his girlfriend. She becomes frustrated at Bilkos love of a card game over her. As usual Bilko has a scheme to fix things.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 13

90. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Televison Idea (1957)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Comedian Buddy Bickford visits Fort Baxter, looking to make a comedy about the army and he's come to the camp for research. Bilko tries to convince Bickford that the army comedy is old hat and he's found the perfect vehicle for him.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 13

91. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Bilko's Vacation (1958)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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The doctor orders Col. Hall to take a vacation. He also recommends that the Col. give Bilko and his platoon a furlough. Bilko makes a deal with Dimmeldorf's Lodge and suckers both the platoon and Col. & Mrs.Hall into vacationing there too.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 7

92. All in the Family (1971–1979)
Episode: Birth of the Baby: Part 2 (1975)

TV-PG | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Archie is forced to show up at the hospital for the birth of his grandchild in black face, When his lodge brothers refused to give him their cold cream because he left, He and Edith are ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Bogart | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Votes: 49

93. Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964–1969)
Episode: Car for Sale (1968)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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Sergeant Hacker siphons gas out of Sergeant Carters car so Carter thinks that the car is getting poor mileage and sells it to Hacker for a song.

Director: John Rich | Stars: Jim Nabors, Frank Sutton, Allan Melvin, Victor Brandt

Votes: 17

94. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: New Recruits (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Bilko needs a new bankroll for tomorrow night's poker game, so he looks to his new recruits for quick cash.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Jimmy Little, Harry Clark, Michael Dreyfuss

Votes: 26

95. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: Sergeant Bilko Presents Ed Sullivan (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Ed Sullivan puts an Army talent spot on his TV show. Chaos ensues when Bilko is convinced he's been chosen to star in a big production number on the show. It's not long before Bilko has all of the production team ganging up on Ed Sullivan.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Maurice Gosfield, Paul Ford

Votes: 12

96. The Flintstones (1960–1966)
Episode: Shinrock-A-Go-Go (1965)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.1
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While waiting for tickets to a popular teen music show, Fred injures his leg, grabs it, and hops about on one foot. The surrounding teenagers dig this crazy new dance step. The "Flintstone ... See full summary »

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Stars: Alan Reed, Jean Vander Pyl, Mel Blanc, Gerry Johnson

Votes: 49

97. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Face on the Recruiting Poster (1956)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Mike McCluskey is assigned to Bilko's platoon. Bilko tries to get McCluskey's face on the new Army recruiting poster, but Doberman unwittingly winds up being picked as the best-looking soldier on the camp.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Maurice Gosfield

Votes: 15

98. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Physical Check-Up (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Bilko is convinced that Colonel Hall is trying to get him kicked out of the army When he learns that he's been scheduled for a physical immediately after Hall granted his request to sit out a 20-mile training hike.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 18

99. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Recruiting Sergeant (1956)

30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Bilko gets a hot tip for a horse race in New York. He is broke and concerned he doesn't have enough money to take advantage of the situation. But as always he has a plan.

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 12

100. The Phil Silvers Show (1955–1959)
Episode: The Singing Contest (1955)

Comedy, Family

8.1
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Sgt Bilko realizes a singing competition could be the platoon's way to warmth when their furnace breaks down in the middle of winter. If they make the finals they get a free trip to Miami. ... See full summary »

Director: Al De Caprio | Stars: Phil Silvers, Harvey Lembeck, Paul Ford, Allan Melvin

Votes: 10