The Odd Couple: Season 1, Episode 4

The Jury Story (15 Oct. 1970)

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Leo Garvey is being released from prison after serving 7 years of a 10 year sentence. The mention of this on the news makes Oscar and Felix reminisce about the first time they met...serving... See full summary »

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Leo Garvey is being released from prison after serving 7 years of a 10 year sentence. The mention of this on the news makes Oscar and Felix reminisce about the first time they met...serving on Garvey's jury. What should be an open and shut case is dragged on by Felix's search for mitigating circumstances. After lengthy deliberation the jury is sequestered overnight and Oscar and Felix spend their first night together and get their first glimpse of each other's annoying habits. Written by tomtrekp

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This is the episode where Felix and Oscar first meet. Yet, in the intro it mentions Felix returns to his childhood friend Oscar Madison. See more »

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Spoofs 12 Angry Men (1957) See more »

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Jury Story
28 July 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the finest if not the best episode of the first season. It has everything. Cleaver plot , funny lines and good acting.

Plot is a story of Felix and Oscar meeting for the first time on a jury. It is a hilarious spoof of "12 Angry Men".

The big thing about the story is that it is perfect for Felix to act the wise-guy. Again maybe the full potential of it isn't used (wich isn't rare for the first season) but it is very much passable , enjoyable and laughable.

This is one of those episodes you can re-watch any time of the day and still laugh to high heavens. It has some of the greatest jokes in the show .

Overall : an excellent way to spend 20 min.


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