The Andy Griffith Show: Season 2, Episode 10

The Clubmen (11 Dec. 1961)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Family
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 54 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Roger Courtney invites Andy to come up to the state capital and meet the membership committee of The Esquire club and be considered for membership. Andy accepts the offer but tells him ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2679 titles
created 26 Nov 2011
 

Related Items

Search for "The Clubmen" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Clubmen (11 Dec 1961)

The Clubmen (11 Dec 1961) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Andy Griffith Show.
« Previous Episode | 42 of 249 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
Opie Taylor (as Ronny Howard)
...
...
...
George N. Neise ...
Roger Courtney
Ross Elliott ...
Tom Wilson
...
John Danby
Robert McQuain ...
Jim Baker (as Bob McQuain)
...
Edit

Storyline

Roger Courtney invites Andy to come up to the state capital and meet the membership committee of The Esquire club and be considered for membership. Andy accepts the offer but tells him he'll be bringing Barney along also. Barney is very excited at the prospect of joining this exclusive club but he's worried that Andy may need a bit of polishing. Andy wants to be himself when meeting the club but Barney insists on putting on airs to impress them...which of course backfires. Written by tomtrekp

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 December 1961 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Classic Barney...
13 October 2010 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This film is the epitome of Barney Fife--full of himself and rather annoying. And, it's the epitome of Andy--loyal and decent and very likable. Other episodes have had the same themes, but few this well.

Andy and Barney have an opportunity to go to the big city and spend some time at an exclusive men's club. Barney, naturally, assumes he's sophisticated enough to make a good impression on the club members and will most likely be offered membership. But he tells Andy that he must let go of his simple country ways to fit in with these city folk. But, as soon as they arrive, it's obvious that Barney is at his worst and naturally everyone there is turned off by him. However, they do like Andy and offer him membership. What is Andy to do?!

While this is one of the least funny episodes I can think of, it does a lot to establish the characters and is a good episode because it doesn't shy away from being poignant. Well worth seeing.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Francis Baiver Was Cold and Distant Toward Andy and Ron. (Among Others) jbartelone
Prisoner of Love Videoguy7579
Mrs. Mendelbright Videoguy7579
The Darlings and Ernest T Videoguy7579
Co-dependent? Videoguy7579
Hellcat wastes no time Videoguy7579
Discuss The Clubmen (1961) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?