Comedy / Family / TV Series (1952) 105 minutes ~ Black & White
These four hilarious episodes about America’s Favorite Family span 14 years of our national fascination with the Nelsons – a reminder of all the gentle humor and whacky situations that centered around their home, their neighborhood and favorite maltshop.
Episode 1 – Lamp For David And June: June has her heart set on a very expensive lamp that they just can’t afford so she comes up with a plan. She and David will scale back on some minor items – such as food and transportation!
Episode 2 – Painting From The Past: Jealousy ensues when Rick’s wife accidentally finds a work of art that he painted for an ex- girlfriend.
Episode 3 – Rick and the Maid of Honor: Rick has pre-marital jitters – only he’s not the one getting married! When a good friend is aboutto walk down the aisle, Rick and his on-again / off-again girlfriend ponder the future of their own relationship.
Episode 4 – Rick Grows A Beard: In an effort to get Rick to shave his beard, Ozzie, Dave and Rick’s friend, Wally, all wear fake beards.
Director: Ozzie Nelson
Stars: Ozzie Nelson, Harriett Hilliard Nelson, David Nelson, Ricky Nelson