A family of friendly monsters that have misadventures and never understand why people react to them so strangely. The family, while decidedly odd, consider themselves fairly typical working-class Americans of the era. Herman, like many husbands of 1960s, is the sole wage-earner in the family, though Lily and Grandpa make (short-lived) attempts to earn a little money from time to time.
The Munsters Season 1 (1964-1965)
|1x01 Munster Masquerade |
Marilyn's new boyfriend Tom Daly invites her and The Munsters to his family's annual masquerade party.
|Sep. 24, 1964|
|1x02 My Fair Munster |
Grandpa invents a love potion to help Marilyn keep her boyfriend Tom Daly.
|Oct. 01, 1964|
|1x03 A Walk on the Mild Side |
Herman Munster has insomia. And the only cure is for him to take a late night walk in the park. This brings about a story of a monster lurking at night in the park.
|Oct. 08, 1964|
|1x04 Rock-a-Bye Munster |
After overhearing a conversation of Lily's, Herman and Grandpa are lead to believe that there's going to be a new addition to the Munster clan.
|Oct. 15, 1964|
|1x05 Pike's Pique |
The gas company attempts to run a 25 feet gas pipe under the Munster's home. At that depth it would run through Grandpa's lab. The workers then become frightened when they see Herman ...
|Oct. 22, 1964|
|1x06 Low-Cal Munster |
Herman gets invited to a reunion with his old army friends. Unforunately Herman isn't able to fit into his old army uniform. So he goes on a diet to lose 100 pounds in 7 days.
|Oct. 29, 1964|
|1x07 Tin Can Man |
Eddie Munster is on the verges of being expelled from school. The only way he will be allowed to stay is if he invents an excellent Science Project fo the Science Fair.
|Nov. 05, 1964|
|1x08 Herman the Great |
Herman Munster becomes a professional wrestler known as The Masked Marvel, but is to gentle to hurt his opponents.
|Nov. 12, 1964|
|1x09 Knock Wood, Here Comes Charlie |
Herman's twin brother Charlie, a known con-artist, comes to stay with the Munster just as Lily has received a large inheritance.
|Nov. 19, 1964|
|1x10 Autumn Croakus |
Grandpa is feeling depressed so he contacts a matrimonial agency to find him a mate.
|Nov. 26, 1964|
|1x11 The Midnight Ride of Herman Munster |
An exhuasted Herman, arriving home from a late night movie, falls asleep in the back of the family car. When the car is stolen and used in a robbery, Herman awakens only to be mistaken ...
|Dec. 03, 1964|
|1x12 The Sleeping Cutie |
To cure Marilyn's case of insomnia, Grandpa gives her a sleeping potion. Not awaking the next morning, Grandpa reveals that only a kiss from a Prince would break the spell.
|Dec. 10, 1964|
|1x13 Family Portrait |
The Munsters have won Event Magazines "Typical American Family of the Year" contest, but not everyone is as happy as Herman. Grandpa refuses to pose for a picture and disappears. While ...
|Dec. 17, 1964|
|1x14 Grandpa Leaves Home |
Grandpa feels he has become unwanted and a bother, so he announces that he's leaving and starts packing in an effort to make the rest of the family feel guilty.
|Dec. 24, 1964|
|1x15 Herman's Rival |
Discovering an empty bank account, Lily assumes that the family is bankrupt and goes looking for work. She is hired in the one job she seems suited for, reading palms in a tea room. ...
|Dec. 31, 1964|
|1x16 Grandpa's Call of the Wild |
A day of camping has Grandpa feeling homesick and turns himself into a wolf to join the howling pack. A radio reports the capture of a rare Transylvanian wolf by the rangers. Lily and ...
|Jan. 07, 1965|
|1x17 All-Star Munster |
While visiting the dean of Marilyn's college, Herman is mistaken for star basketball player Moose Mallory and is recruited to play for the school.
|Jan. 14, 1965|
|1x18 If a Martian Answers, Hang Up |
Herman mistakes two kids with walkie-talkies as Martians after picking up their signal on a ham radio and believes they are plotting to destroy Earth.
|Jan. 21, 1965|
|1x19 Eddie's Nickname |
When Eddie comes home from school upset over his new nickname 'Shorty,' Grandpa creates a formula that will make him grow 6 inches over night. The next morning finds Eddie instead with ...
|Jan. 28, 1965|
|1x20 Bats of a Feather |
After the school's Pet Fair, Eddie trades his pet bat 'Igor' for the weekend unaware that it is really Grandpa.
|Feb. 04, 1965|
|1x21 Don't Bank on Herman |
When Lily asks Herman and Grandpa to go to the bank and withdraw some money to pay their taxes, the teller believes they are bank robbers and gives them eighteen thousand dollars. But ...
|Feb. 11, 1965|
|1x22 Dance With Me, Herman |
Herman takes dancing lessons so he can escort Marilyn to a Father-Daughter dance. Unknown to him, the instructors are out to sign him to a long-termed contract and cheat him out of ...
|Feb. 18, 1965|
|1x23 Follow That Munster |
Herman is excited over an ad to become a detective. While training, he follows around suspicious looking people during the night. But Lily believes he is having an affair and hires ...
|Feb. 25, 1965|
|1x24 Love Locked Out |
An argument finds Herman sleeping by himself and he and Lily going to a marriage counselor.
|Mar. 04, 1965|
|1x25 Come Back Little Googie |
The thrill of Eddies friend coming for a visit is soon gone after the mischievously little prankster unleashes his tricks on the family. Grandpa's attempt to win him over with magic ...
|Mar. 11, 1965|
|1x26 Far Out Munsters |
The manager of a rock band offers the Munsters $1500 to use their house as a hideout for the weekend. A night in a posh hotel doesn't suit their taste, so the Munsters return home to ...
|Mar. 18, 1965|
|1x27 Munsters on the Move |
Herman's promotion means the Munsters must move to Buffalo. But selling the house won't be easy, or will it? A man buys the mansion without even looking at it but with the intention ...
|Mar. 25, 1965|
|1x28 Movie Star Munster |
Two con men make Herman believe they are movie producers in search of a new star, a scam the two guys have prepared to make Herman the victim of a rigged accident so they may cash the ...
|Apr. 01, 1965|
|1x29 Herman the Rookie |
A day in the park with Eddie may land Herman in the big leagues. After hitting a ball aproximently 8 blocks and landing on the head of Dodgers manager Leo Durocher, Herman is given ...
|Apr. 08, 1965|
|1x30 Country Club Munsters |
The Munsters win a membership to an exclusive country club. While visiting, Lily gets involved with a fashion show and Grandpa shows some parlor tricks to the guys at the bar. Herman ...
|Apr. 15, 1965|
|1x31 Love Comes to Mockingbird Heights |
A package filled with gold coins gives a bank teller the wrong idea and soon starts to date Marilyn with the intention of eloping, to get his hands on the fortune.
|Apr. 22, 1965|
|1x32 Mummy Munster |
Herman accidentally takes a long-lasting sleeping pill as he is to pick up Marilyn from the museum. A drowsy Herman mistakes an ancient Egyptian sarcophagus as a phone booth and falls ...
|Apr. 29, 1965|
|1x33 Lily Munster, Girl Model |
Lily is tired of being bored and decides to become a fashion model. Herman, in a fit of rage tries to make Lily jealous herself with the help of Grandpa and his pill that turns him ...
|May. 06, 1965|
|1x34 Munster the Magnificent |
Eddie enlists Herman to perform in his schools talent show. After trying out a few possibilities, all unsuccessfully, Herman chooses a magic act. To ensure his tricks will work, Lily ...
|May. 13, 1965|
|1x35 Herman's Happy Valley |
The Munsters are taken by a pair of con artists who sold them a spot of land known as "Happy Valley,'' a virtual ghost town. But it's the men who are taken when the Munsters genuinely ...
|May. 20, 1965|
|1x36 Hot Rod Herman |
Herman loses the family car in a drag race after making a bet against Mr. Barker ***[should read "Baylor"]***, a professional driver and father of Eddie's friend Sandy. It's up to Grandpa ...
|May. 27, 1965|
|1x37 Herman's Raise |
At Lily's request, Herman marches into his bosses office demanding a raise, but instead is fired. Trying to keep the news from Lily, Herman finds out that he is not made for any other ...
|Jun. 03, 1965|
|1x38 Yes, Galen, There Is a Herman (a.k.a) My Friend Herman |
Herman befriends a boy, who's head he helped free from between fence rails. When the child tells his parents about his new found friend, they believe he must be lying.
|Jun. 10, 1965|
Season 1 Characters
Season 1 Videos[none added]
Season 1 Quotes
|Season 1 / Episode 28: - Movie Star Munster|
J. R. Finlater: This is a big city, Alfred. Somewhere there must be a big stupid guy with a face that looks like it's been in an accident before it happens.
|Season 1 / Episode 10: - Autumn Croakus|
The First Policeman: [referring to Mrs. Gardner] I hate to tell you this, miss. But, she thinks that you've got a monster in that house.
Marilyn Munster: A monster? Oh, that's ridiculous. There's nobody in here but my family.
The First Policeman: That's what we figured. She's just trying to build up an insanity plea to make it easier for herself.
Season 1 Trivia
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