List of Love, American Style episodes

This is a list of episodes for the ABC television series Love, American Style. Most of the episodes consist of two or more unconnected segments.

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
124September 29, 1969 (1969-09-29)March 27, 1970 (1970-03-27)
224September 25, 1970 (1970-09-25)March 12, 1971 (1971-03-12)
322September 17, 1971 (1971-09-17)February 25, 1972 (1972-02-25)
423September 15, 1972 (1972-09-15)March 9, 1973 (1973-03-09)
515September 14, 1973 (1973-09-14)January 11, 1974 (1974-01-11)

EpisodesEdit

Season 1 (1969–1970)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
11"Love and a Couple of Couples / Love and the Hustler / Love and the Pill"September 29, 1969 (1969-09-29)
22"Love and the Joker / Love and the Letter / Love and the Living Doll / Love and the Unlikely Couple"October 6, 1969 (1969-10-06)
33"Love and the Doorknob / Love and the Phone Booth"October 13, 1969 (1969-10-13)
44"Love and the Legal Agreement / Love and the Militant / Love and Who?"October 20, 1969 (1969-10-20)
55"Love and the Modern Wife / Love and the Phonies / Love and the Single Couple"October 27, 1969 (1969-10-27)
66"Love and the Busy Husband / Love and the Dating Computer / Love and the Watchdog"November 3, 1969 (1969-11-03)
77"Love and the Advice Givers / Love and the Geisha / Love and Take Me Along"November 10, 1969 (1969-11-10)
88"Love and the Burglar / Love and the Roommate / Love and the Wild Party"November 17, 1969 (1969-11-17)
99"Love and the Big Leap / Love and the Former Marriage / Love and the Good Deal"November 24, 1969 (1969-11-24)
1010"Love and the Athlete / Love and the Dummies / Love and Mother / Love and the Shower"December 1, 1969 (1969-12-01)
1111"Love and the Comedy Team / Love and the Divorce Sale / Love and the Mountain Cabin"December 8, 1969 (1969-12-08)
1212"Love and the Bachelor / Love and the Other Love / Love and the Positive Man"December 22, 1969 (1969-12-22)
1313"Love and the Medium / Love and the Bed / Love and the High School Flop-Out"December 29, 1969 (1969-12-29)
1414"Love and the Fighting Couple / Love and the Pick-Up / Love and the Proposal"January 5, 1970 (1970-01-05)
1515"Love and the Boss's Ex / Love and Mr. Nice Guy / Love and the Gangster"January 12, 1970 (1970-01-12)
1616"Love and the Big Night / Love and Those Poor Crusaders' Wives / Love and the V.I.P. Restaurant"January 23, 1970 (1970-01-23)
"Love and Those Poor Cruasaders' Wives". A man has a chasity belt stuck on him.
1717"Love and the Great Catch / Love and the Hitchhiker / Love and the Nervous Executive"January 30, 1970 (1970-01-30)
1818"Love and the Banned Book / Love and the First-Nighters / Love and the King"February 6, 1970 (1970-02-06)
1919"Love and the Coed Dorm / Love and the Optimist / Love and the Teacher"February 13, 1970 (1970-02-13)
2020"Love and the Safely Married Man / Love and the Uncoupled Couple / Love and the Many Married Couple"February 20, 1970 (1970-02-20)
2121"Love and Las Vegas / Love and the Good Samaritan / Love and the Marriage Counselor"February 27, 1970 (1970-02-27)
"Love and Las Vegas." A couple's honeymoon in Las Vegas is marred when the bride become addicted to gambling.
2222"Love and the Other Guy / Love and Grandma"March 6, 1970 (1970-03-06)
2323"Love and the Fly / Love and the Millionaires / Love and Double Trouble"March 13, 1970 (1970-03-13)
2424"Love and the Minister / Love and the Geisha / Love and the Singles Apartment"March 27, 1970 (1970-03-27)
"Love and the Minister." A minister falls in love with the bride whose wedding he is conducting.

Season 2 (1970–1971)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
251"Love and the Father / Love and the Motel"September 25, 1970 (1970-09-25)
262"Love and the Nurse / Love and the Old Boyfriend"October 2, 1970 (1970-10-02)
273"Love and the Hypnotist / Love and the Psychiatrist"October 9, 1970 (1970-10-09)
284"Love and the Big Date / Love and the Longest Night"October 16, 1970 (1970-10-16)
295"Love and the Elopement / Love and the Visitor"October 23, 1970 (1970-10-23)
306"Love and the Eskimo / Love and the Nuisance"October 30, 1970 (1970-10-30)
317"Love and the Decision / Love and the Haunted House"November 6, 1970 (1970-11-06)
328"Love and the Fur Coat / Love and the Trip"November 13, 1970 (1970-11-13)

"Love and the Fur Coat." A guy who's married also has a girlfriend who claims that he promised to get her a fur coat, so he scurries to get one.

"Love and the Trip." A couple's son is visiting them, and they find he has drugs and they don't know what to do with it. They end up smoking it.
339"Love and the Young Executive"November 20, 1970 (1970-11-20)
3410"Love and the Champ / Love and the Pen Pals"November 27, 1970 (1970-11-27)
3511"Love and the Intruder / Love and the Lost Dog"December 4, 1970 (1970-12-04)
3612"Love and the Happy Couple / Love and the Understanding"December 11, 1970 (1970-12-11)
3713"Love and the Man Next Door"December 18, 1970 (1970-12-18)
3814"Love and the Kidnapper"January 1, 1971 (1971-01-01)
An inept kidnapper grabs a spoiled housewife, hoping for a big payday from the woman's wealthy husband. Things don't go quite according to plan.
3915"Love and the Only Child / Love and the Wig"January 8, 1971 (1971-01-08)
4016"Love and Operation Model / Love and the Sack"January 15, 1971 (1971-01-15)
4117"Love and the Cake / Love and Murphy's Bed / Love and the Neighbor / Love and the Serious Wedding"January 22, 1971 (1971-01-22)
4218"Love and the Big Game / Love and the Nutsy Girl / Love and the Vampire"January 29, 1971 (1971-01-29)
4319"Love and the Arctic Station / Love and the Pulitzer Prize / Love and the Tattoo"February 5, 1971 (1971-02-05)
4420"Love and the Baker's Half Dozen / Love and the New Roommate / Love and the Rug / Love and the Second Time"February 12, 1971 (1971-02-12)
"Love and the Rug" A groom pretends to be bald to see if his bride-to-be would love him despite his looks.
4521"Love and the Boss / Love and the Jury / Love and the Logical Explanation / Love and the Pregnancy"February 19, 1971 (1971-02-19)
4622"Love and the Heist / Love and the Love Potion / Love and the Teddy Bear"February 26, 1971 (1971-02-26)
4723"Love and the Duel / Love and the Note / Love and the Young Unmarrieds"March 5, 1971 (1971-03-05)
4824"Love and the Fuzz / Love and the Groupie / Love and the Housekeeper / Love and Women's Lib"March 12, 1971 (1971-03-12)

Season 3 (1971–1972)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
491"Love and Formula 26B / Love and the Loud Mouth / Love and the Penal Code"September 17, 1971 (1971-09-17)
"Love and Formula 26B". A chemist slips his fidged wife a sex enhancment formula.
502"Love and the Anniversary Crisis / Love and the Conjugal Visit / Love and the Dream Burglar / Love and the Hotel Caper / Love and the Monsters"September 24, 1971 (1971-09-24)
513"Love and the Artful Codger / Love and the Neglected Wife / Love and the Traveling Salesman"October 1, 1971 (1971-10-01)
524"Love and the Ledge / Love and the See-Through Man / Love and the Television Weekend / Love and the Waterbed"October 8, 1971 (1971-10-08)
"Love and the Ledge". A beautiful girl tries to keep a failed actor from commiting suicide.
535"Love and the Detective / Love and the Guilty Conscience / Love and the Mixed Marriage / Love and the Wake-Up Girl"October 15, 1971 (1971-10-15)
546"Love and the Awakening / Love and the Bashful Groom / Love and the Four-Sided Triangle / Love and the Naked Stranger"October 22, 1971 (1971-10-22)
557"Love and the Lovesick Sailor / Love and the Mistress / Love and the Reincarnation / Love and the Sex Survey"October 29, 1971 (1971-10-29)
"Love and the Reincarnation." A couple's honeymoon is interrupted by a dog who the bride believes is the reincarncation of her late first husband.
568"Love and the Married Bachelor / Love and the Sweet Sixteen / Love and the Vacation / Love and the Well-Groomed Bride"November 5, 1971 (1971-11-05)
579"Love and the Baby / Love and the Big Mother / Love and the Free Weekend / Love and the Jealous Husband / Love and the Old Cowboy"November 12, 1971 (1971-11-12)
5810"Love and the College Professor / Love and the Eyewitness / Love and the Lady Barber / Love and the Plumber"November 19, 1971 (1971-11-19)
5911"Love and the Accidental Passion / Love and the Black Limousine / Love and the Eskimo's Wife / Love and the Tuba"December 3, 1971 (1971-12-03)
6012"Love and the Bowling Ball / Love and the Check / Love and the Hiccups / Love and the Liberated Lady Boss"December 10, 1971 (1971-12-10)
6113"Love and the Particular Girl / Love and the Fountain of Youth / Love and the House Bachelor / Love and the Waitress"December 17, 1971 (1971-12-17)
6214"Love and the Contact Lens / Love and the Doctor's Honeymoon / Love and the Motel Mixup"December 31, 1971 (1971-12-31)
6315"Love and the Lady Athlete / Love and the Lady Killers / Love and the New Size 8 / Love and the Single Sister"January 7, 1972 (1972-01-07)
6416"Love and the Big Surprise / Love and the Security Building / Love and the Ski Lodge / Love and the Happy Unhappy Couple / Love and the Topless Policy"January 14, 1972 (1972-01-14)
6517"Love and the Advice Column / Love and the Bathtub / Love and the Fullback / Love and the Guru / Love and the Physical"January 21, 1972 (1972-01-21)
6618"Love and the Anxious Mama / Love and the Boomerang / Love and the Private Eye"January 28, 1972 (1972-01-28)
"Love and the Private Eye" was an animated pilot for Hanna-Barbera.
6719"Love and the Plane Truth / Love and the Scroungers / Love and the Small Wedding"February 4, 1972 (1972-02-04)
6820"Love and the Bachelor Party / Love and the Latin Lover / Love and the Old-Fashioned Father / Love and the Test of Manhood"February 11, 1972 (1972-02-11)
"Love and the Old-Fashioned Father" was the animated pilot to Hanna-Barbera's Wait Till Your Father Gets Home, which debuted in syndication in fall 1972 and ran for three seasons.
6921"Love and the Alibi / Love and the Instant Father / Love and the Lovely Evening / Love and Lover's Lane / Love and the Split-Up"February 18, 1972 (1972-02-18)
7022"Love and the Television Set / Love and the Newscasters"February 25, 1972 (1972-02-25)
"Love and the Television Set." (Titled "Love and the Happy Days" in syndication.) An American family of the 1950s gets their first television; teenage son Richie and his friend Potsie assume it can be used as a chick magnet. Written directly for television by Garry K. Marshall, this was the pilot episode for Happy Days. It also inspired the George Lucas film American Graffiti.

Season 4 (1972–1973)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
711"Love and the Know-It-All / Love and the Perfect Wife / Love and the Sensuous Twin / Love and the Triple Threat"September 15, 1972 (1972-09-15)
722"Love and the Amateur Night / Love and the Cheaters / Love and the Love Nest / Love and the Unbearable Fiance"September 22, 1972 (1972-09-22)
"Love and the Unbearable Fiance." A woman introduces a grizzly bear to her parents as her fiance.
733"Love and the Lucky Couple / Love and the Mail Room / Love and the New Act / Love and the Overnight Guests"September 29, 1972 (1972-09-29)
744"Love and the Girlish Groom / Love and the New You / Love and the Oldlyweds / Love and the Wishing Star"October 6, 1972 (1972-10-06)
755"Love and Dear Old Mom and Dad / Love and the High School Sweetheart / Love and the Spaced Out Chick / Love and the Country Girl"October 13, 1972 (1972-10-13)
"Love and the Spaced Out Chick." A man falls in love with a girl from Venus.
766"Love and the Confession / Love and the Disappearing Box / Love and the Hip Arrangement / Love and the Old Flames"October 20, 1972 (1972-10-20)
777"Love and the Happy Medium / Love and the Jinx / Love and the Little Black Book / Love and the Old Swingers"October 27, 1972 (1972-10-27)
788"Love and the Clinic / Love and the Perfect Wedding / Love and the President / Love and the Return of Raymond"November 3, 1972 (1972-11-03)
799"Love and the Hairy Excuse / Love and Lady Luck / Love and the Pick-Up Fantasy"November 10, 1972 (1972-11-10)
"Love and the Hairy Excuse." A man lies to his wife by claiming to be a werewolf so that he can have affairs at night.
8010"Love and the Christmas Punch / Love and the Mystic / Love and the Tycoon"November 17, 1972 (1972-11-17)
8111"Love and the Caller / Love and the Secret Life / Love and the Swinging Philosophy / Love and the Woman in White"November 24, 1972 (1972-11-24)
8212"Love and the First Kiss / Love and the Impressionist / Love and the Super Lover"December 1, 1972 (1972-12-01)

"Love and the First Kiss." A caveman invents the kiss.

"Love and the Super Lover." A super-hero costume has unusual effects on its renter-wearer, yet "there's a penalty" for not returning it to the costume rental shop before midnight.
8313"Love and the Ghost / Love and the Out-of-Town Client / Love and the Secret Habit"December 8, 1972 (1972-12-08)
"Love and the Ghost." The ghost of a windower's first wife returns to haunt both him and his bride-to-be.
8414"Love and the Cryptic Gift / Love and the Family Hour / Love and the Legend / Love and the Sexpert"January 5, 1973 (1973-01-05)
8515"Love and the Face Bow / Love and the Impossible Gift / Love and the Love Kit"January 12, 1973 (1973-01-12)
8616"Love and the Missing Mister / Love and the Old Lover / Love and the Twanger Tutor"January 19, 1973 (1973-01-19)
8717"Love and the Singing Suitor / Love and the Unmarriage / Love and the Wee He"January 26, 1973 (1973-01-26)
"Love and the Singing Suitor" A man tries to woo a girl by singing to her like in movie musicals.
8818"Love and the Hand Maiden / Love and the Hot Spell / Love and the Laughing Lover / Love and the Perfect Set-Up"February 2, 1973 (1973-02-02)
8919"Love and the Anniversary / Love and the Playwright / Love and the Trampled Passion"February 9, 1973 (1973-02-09)
9020"Love and the Baby Derby / Love and the Burglar Joke / Love and the Favorite Family"February 16, 1973 (1973-02-16)
"Love and the Favorite Family." A tv sit-com family seems like the perfect family behind the camera, but they really dysfunctional and constantly bickering in real life.
9121"Love and the Crisis Line / Love and the Happy Family / Love and the Vertical Romance"February 23, 1973 (1973-02-23)
9222"Love and the Mind Reader / Love and the Mr. and Mrs. / Love and the Soap Opera"March 2, 1973 (1973-03-02)
9323"Love and the End of the Line / Love and the Growing Romance / Love and the Postal Meeter"March 9, 1973 (1973-03-09)

Season 5 (1973–1974)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
941"Love and the Footlight Fiancee / Love and the Plane Fantasy / Love and the Swinging Surgeon / Love and the Teller's Tale"September 14, 1973 (1973-09-14)
952"Love and the Comedienne / Love and the Lie / Love and the Lifter / Love and the Suspicious Husband"September 21, 1973 (1973-09-21)
963"Love and the Golden Memory / Love and the Heavy Set / Love and the Novel / Love and the See-Through Mind / Love and the Seven Year Wait"September 28, 1973 (1973-09-28)
974"Love and the Games People Play / Love and High Spirits / Love and the Memento / Love and the Single Husband / Love and the Stutter"October 5, 1973 (1973-10-05)
"Love and the Stutter." A man who has a habit of stuttering whenever he's in love panics when he fails to do so when he thinks of his wife.
985"Love and the Bonded Separation / Love and the Fractured Fibula / Love and the Pretty Secretary"October 12, 1973 (1973-10-12)
996"Love and the Cozy Comrades / Love and the Flunky / Love and the Hoodwinked Honey / Love and the Secret Spouse"October 19, 1973 (1973-10-19)
1007"Love and the Fortunate Cookie / Love and the Lady Prisoner / Love and the Opera Singer / Love and the Weighty Problem"November 2, 1973 (1973-11-02)
"Love and the Opera Singer." A man tells his date the story of how his opera singer ancestor lost his voice and career for the woman he loved.
1018"Love and the Clinical Problem / Love and the Eat's Cafe / Love and the Last Joke / Love and the Persistent Assistant / Love and the Unsteady Steady"November 9, 1973 (1973-11-09)
"Love and the Unsteady Steady." Two preteens imagine what their futures together would be like at the school dance.
1029"Love and the Big Top / Love and the Locksmith / Love and the Odd Couples / Love and the Unwedding"November 16, 1973 (1973-11-16)
10310"Love and the Blue Plate Special / Love and the Man of the Year / Love and the Time Machine"November 23, 1973 (1973-11-23)
10411"Love and the Hidden Meaning / Love and the Model Apartment / Love and the Parent's Sake / Love and the Three-Timer / Love and the Weirdo"November 30, 1973 (1973-11-30)
10512"Love and the Awkward Age / Love and the Generation Gasp / Love and the Spendthrift"December 5, 1973 (1973-12-05)
10613"Love and Carmen Lopez / Love and the Cover / Love and the Cryin' Cowboy"December 28, 1973 (1973-12-28)
10714"Love and the Extra Job / Love and the Flying Finletters / Love and the Golden Worm / Love and the Itchy Condition / Love and the Patrolperson"January 4, 1974 (1974-01-04)
10815"Love and the Competitors / Love and the Forever Tree / Love and the Image Makers / Love and Mr. Bunny / Love and the Phobia"January 11, 1974 (1974-01-11)

Home releasesEdit

At present, the following DVD sets have been released by Paramount Home Video.[1]

DVD set Episodes Release date
Love, American Style: Season One, Volume One 12 November 20, 2007 (2007-11-20)
Love, American Style: Season One, Volume Two 12 March 11, 2008 (2008-03-11)

ReferencesEdit

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