The Best Of The Adventures Of Ozzie And Harriet
Endorsed by the Nelson Family, this collection
features 24 of the greatest "The Adventures of Ozzie
and Harriet" episodes--including "The Fall Guy,"
"Ricky the Drummer," "The Circus," "The Newlyweds
Get Settled," and "The Game Room"--in a four-disc
set. 9 1/2 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack:
English; audio commentary by David Nelson, others;
home movies; "making of" documentary; radio show
Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 1 [VHS] VHS
First, Harriet tells a story of how Ozzie once sent
her a rose every day when he was on a business
trip--though Ozzie doesn't remember sending the
flowers--in "A Rose a Day." Then, the Dean gets
Ricky and his pals to set a school record for
staying in bed in "A Bedtime Story." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 2 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie and Harriet discover that David has been
neglecting his car payments in the appropriately
titled "Dave's Car Payments." Then, Ozzie must get
Ricky's girlfriend over to the house for a surprise
party without her spoiling the secret in "Ozzie
Keeps a Secret." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 3 [VHS] VHS
June wants to buy a lamp, but David doesn't think
they can afford it, in "Lamp for Dave and June";
then, Harriet is upset that Ozzie always forgets to
tell her about his day in "No News for Harriet." 60
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 4 [VHS] VHS
Harriet and Clara want their men to enter a "Why I
Love My Wife" essay contest in "A Letter About
Harriet," followed by Dave and Ricky investigating a
suspicious law client whose identity they need to
verify in "The Petition." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 5 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie, after claiming that women are more curious
than men, is challenged by the gals to keep his
mitts off of the mysterious "Little Black Box."
Next, after getting a new sidewalk, Ozzie and
Harriet look for a place to store the cement block
with the boys' handprints in "Little Handprints in
the Sidewalk." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 6 [VHS] VHS
The Nelsons babysit a neighborhood boy while the
tyke's mom is at the hospital giving birth in "The
Little House Guest." Then, Dave hits a hole-in-one,
prompting Wally to write a newspaper article in
which he takes credit for the feat, in "Dave's Golf
Story." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 7 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie builds a "Suggestion Box" so that the family
can air out their problems with each other, but
things get out of hand. And Dave's attempt to land a
job as "The Law Clerk" on his own merits hits a snag
when he learns that everyone is out to help him. 60
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 8 [VHS] VHS
Dave and Ricky attempt to make money by taking paper
routes, but Ozzie soon takes on the job and makes a
mess of things in "Boy's Paper Route." Then, the
neighbor's "Barking Dog" keeps Ozzie awake on the
eve of his big fishing trip. 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 9 [VHS] VHS
Ricky's girlfriend gets suspicious when he starts
hanging around with a new female student in "The
Girl That Loses Things." Next, after Joe gives him
an ugly table, Ozzie returns the favor by giving his
friend an equally hideous painting in "The Table and
the Painting." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 10 [VHS] VHS
When Ozzie helps Clara pick out a fishing pole for
husband Joe's birthday, Joe suspects that Ozzie is
running around with her in "Jealous Joe Randolph."
Next, Dave and Ricky do some menial tasks for a
private investigator while their parents worry about
their safety in "Manly Arts." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 11 [VHS] VHS
Dave's boss wants him to deliver some important
papers, but he isn't home, so Ozzie and Harriet
deliver them instead in "Kelly's Important Papers."
Plus, Dave invites June's old boyfriend to dinner,
then gets stuck at the office with his beautiful new
secretary in "Old Friend of June's." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 12 [VHS] VHS
The girls' sorority vows not have anything to do
with Dave and Ricky's fraternity until its members
start dressing better in "A Question of Suits and
Ties." Next, June tries to get Dave to take a
Hawaiian vacation, and Ozzie offers his own brand of
advice in "The Trip Trap." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 13 [VHS] VHS
Dave promises to call June from work but gets too
busy to phone her in "Dave Goes Back to Work." Then,
Ozzie pretends to go fishing so that he doesn't have
to play cards with Joe and Clara in "The Prowler."
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 14 [VHS] VHS
Trouble brews when the boys each want ``Separate
Rooms,'' and blooms when Harriet receives ``Orchids
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 15 [VHS] VHS
Will ``Pills'' help Ozzie beat Thorny in a weight
loss contest, and which son will he pick for the
``Father and Son Tournament''?
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 16 [VHS] VHS
John Carradine guests to lead the Nelsons in ``An
Evening with Hamlet,'' and Jerry Mathers shows up at
the front door on ``Halloween.''
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 17 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie doesn't take kindly to the new ``Hair Style
for Harriet,'' and later breaks the sound barrier as
a ``Jet Pilot.''
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 18 [VHS] VHS
``Ricky the Drummer'' becomes the singing star at
the local teen dance. Next, Ozzie volunteers to lead
some kids on ``The 14-Mile Hike.''
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 19 [VHS] VHS
The laughs take to sea when Ozzie plans ``A Cruise
for Harriet,'' while back home ``Rick's Dinner
Guests'' arrive the same night as Ozzie's poker
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 20 [VHS] VHS
When ``David Goofs Off'' it's sure to rouse the ire
of boss Joe Flynn. Next, the Nelsons get a ``Little
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 21 [VHS] VHS
``David Hires a Secretary,'' but the gorgeous coed
who applies isn't exactly what he had in mind. Next,
Ricky gets in trouble with his gal in ``Girl Who
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 22 [VHS] VHS
There's no time for partying when ``The Fraternity
Rents Out a Room'' to prof Wally Cox, and when Ricky
is ``Making Wally Study.''
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 23 [VHS] VHS
``An Old Friend Of June's'' means green-eyed trouble
for David. Next, ``Kris Plays Cupid'' for Wally and
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 24 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie and Harriet are stuck in the middle when
``Rick's Raise'' at work is in the hands of David.
Then, the Oz cooks up a storm for ``Breakfast for
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 25 [VHS] VHS
David and June have it over a Hawaiian vacation in
``The Trip Trap,'' followed by Ozzie ``Flying Down
to Lunch'' in...Mexico?
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 27 [VHS] VHS
Ricky wants a baking company to honor its money-back
guarantee in ``The Pancake Mix.'' In ``The New
Chairs'' a mix-up results in the Nelsons getting
dozens of chairs from the department store. 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 28 [VHS] VHS
In ``The Pajama Game,'' Ozzie and neighbor Thorny
wind up locked out of the house in their pajamas.
Then Ozzie's plan to clean out the garage snowballs
into a neighborhood mess in ``Ball of Tin Foil.'' 55
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 29 [VHS] VHS
A sudden urge for ``Tutti-Fruiti Ice Cream'' sends
Ozzie on a madcap search throughout the town. Next,
it's Ozzie's old jalopy against Ricky's hot-rod in
"Road Race." 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 30 [VHS] VHS
There are chills and thrills at ``The Circus,'' with
David and Ricky performing on the high wire. Next,
Ricky's involved in college frat hi-jinks in ``The
Blue Moose.'' 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 31 [VHS] VHS
``The Big Dog'' is what Ricky buys wife Kris for her
birthday, but she doesn't want it. Next, Ricky gets
into hot water at the office thanks to ``The Desk
Photo.'' 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 32 [VHS] VHS
Ricky and his friend Wally spend their Christmas
money vying for the romantic attentions of ``The
Girl at the Emporium.'' Next, ``David Picks up the
Tab'' for his parents' dinner, but comes up short.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 26 [VHS] VHS
David and Ricky, too, in two complete episodes:
"Ricky's Horse" and "Ozzie the Babysitter." 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 33 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie has a restless night after eating two huge
triple banana sundaes in "Ozzie's Triple Banana
Surprise." Next, Rick borrows David's car, only to
get into a fender bender with a beautiful girl, in
"Rick Gets Even," guest starring Tuesday Weld. 60
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 34 [VHS] VHS
In "Ozzie and the Space Age," Ozzie tries to take a
picture of a real flying saucer to win $1,000 from a
local theater. Next, Ozzie lectures Rick about the
importance of punctuality--although he can't seem to
get anywhere on time himself--in "Be on Time." 60
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 35 [VHS] VHS
In "The Odd Bolt," Ozzie drives himself and the
family mad while trying to find out where a found
bolt came from. Frank Cady ("Petticoat Junction")
guests. Next, Ozzie's stories make Thorny nervous
about his son joining a guy's club in "The
Initiation." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 36 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie questions if Rick has any real friends
after he lends a pal $100 in "A Friend in Need."
Then, "Rick Counts the Ballots" for the Prom Queen
contest, but has a problem keeping the results a
secret. 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 37 [VHS] VHS
First, Rick's girlfriend mistakes the autographed
picture meant for his grandmother as a gift for her
in "Rick Sends a Picture." Then, a teenage girl in
Dave's apartment building has a crush on him in
"David and the Teenager." 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 38 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie decides to perform a mind-reading act at the
women's club dance in "The Swami." Then, June
becomes David's secretary while his regular one is
on vacation in "A Wife in the Office." 50 min.
Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 39 [VHS] VHS
There's big trouble when Dave falls for Rick's new
girlfriend in "His Brother's Girl." Then, Ozzie
helps Dave when he gets his briefcase mixed up with
someone else's in "The Lost Briefcase." 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 40 [VHS] VHS
Rick goes to Dave for help when the lease on his
frat house expires in "Dave and the Fraternity
Lease." Then, Ozzie and Joe are joined on a fishing
trip by two models doing layouts for a magazine in
"Ozzie, Joe and the Fashion Models." 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 41 [VHS] VHS
While "Selling Rick's Drums," David hopes to be
the first to meet a girl whom both the boys like.
Next, Joe and Ozzie fool the girls into thinking
that they have "E.S.P." 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 42 [VHS] VHS
In "Rover Boys," an argument between Ozzie and
Thorny leads to a lesson in Ancient Greek history.
Then, Joe gives Ozzie a "Built-In TV Set" that comes
with plenty of trouble. With Alvy Moore. 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 43 [VHS] VHS
First, David, Rick and Wally race to procure "A
Piano for the Fraternity" while planning a Christmas
party. Then, Rick and Dave work at "The Christmas
Tree Lot" to earn enough money for Ozzie's present.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 44 [VHS] VHS
In "The Motorcycle," the Nelsons try to squash
David's need for speed. Next, Ozzie, Harriet and
Darby try to get one of their single friends hitched
in "The Bachelor." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 45 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie suspects that "New Neighbor" Doc Williams may
be a thief. Next, Ricky's band books their first gig
and Ozzie wants to join them as "The Banjo Player."
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 46 [VHS] VHS
David takes a fearful June on her first camping trip
in "June and the Great Outdoors." Then, there's
trouble aplenty when "The Puppy" the boys gave
Harriet runs away. 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 47 [VHS] VHS
In "A Matter of Inches," David is promised $50 if he
grows to the same height as Ozzie. Next, "Rick's
Riding Lessons" are given by a beautiful girl after
he helps her learn how to play guitar. 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 48 [VHS] VHS
David, Rick, and Wally plan a "Father's Night at the
Fraternity" so they can hit up their patriarchs for
some much needed cash. Then, Ozzie and Harriet think
David is getting married when his girlfriend invites
them to dinner with "David's Almost In-Laws." 55
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 49 [VHS] VHS
First, "Dave Hires a Secretary" while his boss's
assistant is on vacation. With Joe Flynn. Then,
Ozzie uses Rick's tape recorder to give a
"Treasurer's Report" at the men's club. 50 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 50 [VHS] VHS
First, Ozzie tries to get the men's club to form a
band so they can play at the "Old Band Pavilion."
Next, Ozzie spends "A Day in Bed" relaxing. 55 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 51 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie becomes "The Editor" of a women's club
newsletter. Next, Ozzie becomes a temporary father
to two female teenage houseguests in "Ozzie's
Daughters." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 52 [VHS] VHS
"A Bird's Nest" in the rain gutter creates a problem
for the Nelsons. Next, Ozzie tries to get the family
to start spending more time in "The Reading Room."
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 53 [VHS] VHS
Ozzie and his friends become waiters at the women's
club banquet in "The Magic of Three." Next, David
and Rick plan revenge on Wally after a practical
joke in "The Exploding Book." 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 54 [VHS] VHS
Rick's girlfriend decides to knit him a present in
"A Sweater for Rick." Next, "Ricky the Milkman"
meets a beautiful girl while making deliveries for a
friend. With Susan Oliver. 60 min.
The Best Of Ozzie And Harriet, Vol. 55 [VHS] VHS
Fed up with Joe not returning his lawnmower, Ozzie
recruits the aid of Rick and a hacksaw to get it
back in "A Lawnmower for Ozzie." Then it's "A
Special Cake" for Rick on the first anniversary of
his proposal to June--unless he spends the night
playing poker with the guys. 60 min.
Swing, Swing, Swing!, Vol. 1 [VHS] VHS
Featured performers include Artie Shaw, Jimmy
Dorsey, Red Nichols and Ozzie Nelson and their
orchestras. 80 min.
The Adventures Of Ozzie & Harriet [DVD] DVD
Ozzie and Harriet discover that David has been
neglecting his car payments in the appropriately
titled "David's Car Payments"; then, Ozzie
unknowingly uses the neighborhood kids' rare coin
collection for a night of poker in "The Pennies";
next, Ozzie and Harriet become the "Lonesome
Parents" when it looks as if David and June are
avoiding them; and finally, "The Tigers Go to the
Dance" thanks to Ozzie who persuades his baseball
team to attend an event sponsored by Harriet's
women's club. 110 min. Standard; Soundtrack:
Vintage Christmas Classics [DVD] DVD
Celebrate the holidays with some of your all-time
favorite TV families, thanks to this collection that
features two Christmas shows each from "The
Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" and "The Beverly
Hillbillies"; Christmas- and New Year's-themed
episodes of "The Jack Benny Show"; and the touching
"Freddie and the Yuletide Doll" sketch from "The Red
Skelton Show." 216 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack:
English. Plays All Regions.
People Are Funny [VHS](1946) VHS
Based on the popular radio (and later, TV) show,
this music-filled comedy follows the rivalry between
two radio producers to please a sponsor. Jack Haley,
Philip Reed, Helen Walker, Rudy Vallee, Ozzie Nelson
star, with host Art Linkletter as himself. 94 min.
Here Come The Nelsons [VHS](1952) VHS
In between the radio and TV versions of their
long-running sitcom, Ozzie and Harriet Nelson, plus
sons David and Ricky, hit the big screen with this
lively tale. Advertising man Ozzie (yes, folks, he
really had a job) must cope with trying to develop a
women's wear company's campaign while the town's
centennial celebration has him and Harriet fighting
over rival houseguests...and hers is Rock Hudson!
Barbara Lawrence, Jim Backus also star. 76 min.