Father Knows Best
Father Knows Best is an American radio and television comedy series which portrayed a middle class family life in the Midwest. It was created by writer Ed James in the 1940s, and ran on radio from 1949 to 1954 and on television from 1954 to 1960.
Where to Watch Father Knows Best
Below you'll find every episode from all 6 season of Father Knows Best.
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Season 1Amazon Prime | Hulu | Shout Factory TV | Yahoo View | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Oct 3, 1954
Bud Takes Up the Dance Bud tries to learn how to dance from a book for his first school dance.
S01 E02Oct 10, 1954
Lesson in Citizenship Jim tells his family to help others and winds up in more trouble than before.
S01 E03Oct 17, 1954
The Motor Scooter Jim buys Bud a motor scooter but Margaret won't let him have it.
S01 E04Oct 24, 1954
Football Tickets Jim has an extra ticket for the football game, and since Margaret cannot go, Betty is chosen. A friend of Jim's visits him and says he will buy insurance from Jim if he gets the extra ticket, Jim has to tell Betty she cannot go.
S01 E05Oct 31, 1954
Live My Own Life Bud moves out, but discovers he can't clean, cook, or take care of himself.
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S02 E01Aug 31, 1955
Art of Salesmanship Bud thinks he can earn much money fast by selling sauce-boats.
S02 E02Sep 7, 1955
Father's Private Life Jim feels that his children need to work out their own problems.
S02 E03Sep 14, 1955
Lessons in Civics A new highway gets built. And for that the old community hall should be pulled down. That's something Jim wouldn't like to see since the hall is a historical monument and also memories from his youth are connected with this hall. Everyone from the family sees how much the hall means to Jim and they use different ways to inform the public or organize help. Kathy, who also wants to help, writes a letter to the mayor - with all the unfledged names Jim has called him in his anger.
S02 E04Sep 21, 1955
First Disillusionment Bud loses a job to a boy who fakes his resume, which leads him to believe it is alright to do this himself
S02 E05Sep 28, 1955
Woman in the House Margaret is forced to invite a woman who makes her uncomfortable because she is Jim's friend's wife.