Worst & Best Six Million Dollar Man Episodes





Title: The Six Million Dollar Man
Genre: Sci-Fi Adventure
Series: 5
Episodes: 99
First Transmission: 1974-1978

Steve Austin is the first bionic man.

 

Episode Rankings

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Notes

*The Standard Deviation (SD) of the ratings is a measure of how much spread there is in the numbers. The median represents the middle value of the ratings

The top-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 3.0 standard deviations.

The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 2.39 standard deviations.

 

Best Episode #62

Kill Oscar: Part 2 (1976) – Jamie lies at death’s door after being attacked by two Fembots. Meanwhile, Steve locates the compound where Oscar is being held and attempts a rescue.


2nd Best Episode #69

Death Probe: Part 1 (1977) – The Soviets have created an experimental Venus probe out of a new alloy, but it crashes in Wyoming. The probe will destroy a small town if left, so the Russians send a team of agents in to recover it. It soon becomes clear that the probe is stronger than Steve.

3rd Best Episode #70

Death Probe: Part 2 (1977) – Steve Austin and the Death Probe. The Death Probe prevails, crushing Steve Austin’s bionic arm in its pincer. Russian operative Major Popov attempts in vain to destroy the Probe with a missile made of the same indestructible alloy. Steve Austin, in his weakened state, has to use his brain and not his brawn to destroy the probe.

4th Best Episode #52

The Secret of Bigfoot: Part 2 (1976) – An earthquake device endangers Steve and his captors from outer space.

5th Best Episode #57

The Return of Bigfoot: Part 1 (1976) – A splinter group of the alien race that Steve has previously encountered needs supplies of metal and jewels, and sends their Bigfoot android to steal them from U.S. government depots. The authorities conclude that Steve must be responsible and arrest him. Steve must escape and track down the aliens to clear his name.

Worst Episode #34

Outrage in Balinderry (1975) – Revolutionaries kidnap the wife of the US Ambassador to the nation of Balinderry in order to release their imprisoned fellow revolutionaries. With the help of Julia Flood, his liaison with the kidnappers, Steve attempts to rescue her.

 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 Population: Zero (1974)
#2 Survival of the Fittest (1974)
#3 Operation Firefly (1974)
#4 Day of the Robot (1974)
#5 Little Orphan Airplane (1974)
#6 Doomsday, and Counting (1974)
#7 Eyewitness to Murder (1974)
#8 Rescue of Athena One (1974)
#9 Dr. Wells Is Missing (1974)
#10 The Last of the Fourth of Julys (1974)
#11 Burning Bright (1974)
#12 The Coward (1974)
#13 Run, Steve, Run (1974)
#14 Nuclear Alert (1974)
#15 The Pioneers (1974)
#16 Pilot Error (1974)
#17 The Pal-Mir Escort (1974)
#18 The Seven Million Dollar Man (1974)
#19 Straight on ’til Morning (1974)
#20 The Midas Touch (1974)
#21 The Deadly Replay (1974)
#22 Act of Piracy (1974)
#23 Stranger in Broken Fork (1974)
#24 The Peeping Blonde (1974)
#25 The Cross-Country Kidnap (1975)
#26 Lost Love (1975)
#27 The Last Kamikaze (1975)
#28 Return of the Robot Maker (1975)
#29 Taneha (1975)
#30 Look Alike (1975)
#31 The E.S.P. Spy (1975)
#32 The Bionic Woman (1975)
#33 The Bionic Woman: Part 2 (1975)
#34 Outrage in Balinderry (1975)
#35 Steve Austin, Fugitive (1975)
#36 The Return of the Bionic Woman (1975)
#37 The Return of the Bionic Woman: Part 2 (1975)
#38 The Price of Liberty (1975)
#39 The Song and Dance Spy (1975)
#40 The Wolf Boy (1975)
#41 The Deadly Test (1975)
#42 Target in the Sky (1975)
#43 One of Our Running Backs Is Missing (1975)
#44 The Bionic Criminal (1975)
#45 The Blue Flash (1975)
#46 The White Lightning War (1975)
#47 Divided Loyalty (1975)
#48 Clark Templeton O’Flaherty (1975)
#49 The Winning Smile (1975)
#50 Hocus-Pocus (1976)
#51 The Secret of Bigfoot: Part 1 (1976)
#52 The Secret of Bigfoot: Part 2 (1976)
#53 The Golden Pharaoh (1976)
#54 Love Song for Tanya (1976)
#55 The Bionic Badge (1976)
#56 Big Brother (1976)
#57 The Return of Bigfoot: Part 1 (1976)
#58 Nightmare in the Sky (1976)
#59 Double Trouble (1976)
#60 The Most Dangerous Enemy (1976)
#61 H+2+O = Death (1976)
#62 Kill Oscar: Part 2 (1976)
#63 The Bionic Boy (1976)
#64 Vulture of the Andes (1976)
#65 The Thunderbird Connection (1976)
#66 A Bionic Christmas Carol (1976)
#67 Task Force (1976)
#68 The Ultimate Imposter (1977)
#69 Death Probe: Part 1 (1977)
#70 Death Probe: Part 2 (1977)
#71 Danny’s Inferno (1977)
#72 Fires of Hell (1977)
#73 The Infiltrators (1977)
#74 Carnival of Spies (1977)
#75 U-509 (1977)
#76 The Privacy of the Mind (1977)
#77 To Catch the Eagle (1977)
#78 The Ghostly Teletype (1977)
#79 Sharks: Part 1 (1977)
#80 Sharks: Part 2 (1977)
#81 Deadly Countdown: Part 1 (1977)
#82 Deadly Countdown: Part 2 (1977)
#83 Bigfoot V (1977)
#84 Killer Wind (1977)
#85 Rollback (1977)
#86 Dark Side of the Moon: Part 1 (1977)
#87 Dark Side of the Moon: Part 2 (1977)
#88 Target: Steve Austin (1977)
#89 The Cheshire Project (1977)
#90 Walk a Deadly Wing (1978)
#91 Just a Matter of Time (1978)
#92 Return of Death Probe: Part 1 (1978)
#93 Return of Death Probe: Part 2 (1978)
#94 The Lost Island (1978)
#95 The Madonna Caper (1978)
#96 Dead Ringer (1978)
#97 Date with Danger: Part 1 (1978)
#98 Date with Danger: Part 2 (1978)
#99 The Moving Mountain (1978)