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‘I Dream of Jeannie’: The 5 Best Episodes According to IMDb | Do You Agree?

‘I Dream of Jeannie’: The 5 Best Episodes According to IMDb | Do You Agree?

When I Dream Of Jeannie came along, it provided viewers with an interesting storyline about an astronaut and a genie. Show creator Sidney Sheldon put Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman together and watched them create a masterpiece. The interplay between Eden’s Jeannie and Hagman’s Major Tony Nelson would give this show some legs over its run on NBC. T

hanks to a strong supporting cast led by Bill Daily as Major Roger Healey, there proved to be enough magic to go around. While there are some really super episodes, let’s see which five gain top ranking on IMDb.

The Greatest Entertainer in the World

Tony is trying his best to get the amazing Sammy Davis Jr. to appear at a party put on by General Peterson (Barton MacLane). But it just isn’t working out. That is until Jeannie steps in. With her own style, she’s able to put Sammy in two places at once. Yes, Davis appears in this glorious episode from Season 2 of I Dream of Jeannie.

The Greatest Invention in the World

Roger gets a little careless and ends up spilling coffee on Tony’s jacket in this Season 2 episode. But that jacket gets pretty tough. It will stand up on its own against things like cutting or burning, along with even tears and stains. This is one amazing jacket. Guess who wants to take a closer look at it? None other than Dr. Bellows (Hayden Roarke) on I Dream of Jeannie.

My Master, the Great Caruso

In another Season 2 episode of I Dream of Jeannie, Tony starts singing in opera legend Enrico Caruso’s voice. General Peterson hears this and he immediately decides to put Tony in the NASA singing contest. But there’s a hitch. Jeannie promised to never give Tony that voice again. How does it all end up?

The Birds and the Bees Bit

Tony ends up proposing to Jeannie. See, he’s found out that genies lose their magical powers when marrying a mortal. But Roger and Jeannie learn that Tony and Jeannie’s children just might get magical powers themselves. Jeannie makes sure that Roger isn’t around Tony for him to learn about this at all. Just another fabulous Season 2 episode from I Dream of Jeannie.

My Turned-on Master from ‘I Dream of Jeannie’

Talk about turning the tables! Jeannie ends up giving Tony her powers. That’s right. Master has the Jeannie power for a full day. What could go wrong? Pretty much anything. This Season 3 episode kicks on I Dream of Jeannie.