Worst & Best Three’s Company Episodes

Title: Three’s Company
Genre: Sitcom
Series: 8
Episodes: 172
First Transmission: 1977-1984

Two women and one man living in an apartment – what could go wrong?

 

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 3.95 standard deviations.

The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 3.11 standard deviations.

 

Best Episode #125

Up in the Air (1982) – Janet falls for a rich young man who invites her (and a date) to a formal party on a small island. Jack agrees to be Janet’s date; but after taking an invigorating drink called “The Rocket,” he becomes the life of the party, embarrassing Janet and causing a disaster.

2nd Best Episode #97

Double Trouble (1981) – Jack pretends he has a lookalike brother visiting from Texas named Austin so that he can go out with Furley’s attractive niece as Furley believes Jack is gay.

3rd Best Episode #157

Grandma Jack (1983) – Larry used Jack’s chocolate chip recipe to make cookies and entered them in a contest that is only open to women. Larry tells Jack he won, but to accept, he has to dress in drag.

4th Best Episode #123

And Now, Here’s Jack (1982) – Jack is invited on a local TV show to do a cooking demonstration and recruits Janet and Terri to assist him. When the director changes the setup of the kitchen set, removing Jack’s cue cards, the demonstration turns into a disaster.

5th Best Episode #107

Two Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1981) – Jack and Janet mistake Terri’s psychiatrist friend for a mentally challenged patient from a hospital psychiatric ward.

6th Best Episode #62

Chrissy’s Hospitality (1979) – Chrissy has to spend the night in the hospital after hitting her head and Jack and Janet fear the worst when they misconstrue the doctor leaving her bedside.

7th Best Episode #96

Night of the Ropers (1981) – A surprise visit by the Ropers after their latest spat turns into a love triangle when the lusty Mrs Roper winds up in the arms of Mr Furley.

Worst Episode #73

Jack’s Bad Boy (1980) – An orphaned homeless boy shows up at the apartment and immediately wins the sympathy of the girls.

 




 

Full Episode List

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

#1 A Man About the House (1977)
#2 And Mother Makes Four (1977)
#3 Roper’s Niece (1977)
#4 No Children, No Dogs (1977)
#5 Jack the Giant Killer (1977)
#6 It’s Only Money (1977)
#7 Ground Rules (1977)
#8 Jack Looks for a Job (1977)
#9 Janet’s Promotion (1977)
#10 Strange Bedfellows (1977)
#11 Chrissy’s Date (1977)
#12 Alone Together (1977)
#13 Roper’s Car (1977)
#14 Cyrano de Tripper (1977)
#15 Chrissy’s Night Out (1977)
#16 Stanley Casanova (1977)
#17 Janet’s High School Sweetheart (1977)
#18 Jack’s Uncle (1977)
#19 Helen’s Job (1977)
#20 Three’s Christmas (1977)
#21 The Gift (1978)
#22 The Rivals (1978)
#23 The Babysitters (1978)
#24 Home Movies (1978)
#25 Jack in the Flower Shop (1978)
#26 Jack’s Navy Pal (1978)
#27 Will the Real Jack Tripper… (1978)
#28 Days of Beer and Weeds (1978)
#29 Chrissy Come Home (1978)
#30 Bird Song (1978)
#31 Coffee, Tea, or Jack (1978)
#32 Double Date (1978)
#33 Good Old Reliable Janet (1978)
#34 The Love Diary (1978)
#35 The Fast (1978)
#36 Helen’s Rendezvous (1978)
#37 My Sister’s Keeper (1978)
#38 Chrissy and the Guru (1978)
#39 Larry’s Bride (1978)
#40 Chrissy’s New Boss (1978)
#41 The Crush (1978)
#42 The Kleptomaniac (1978)
#43 The Party’s Over (1978)
#44 Eleanor’s Return (1978)
#45 The Older Woman (1979)
#46 Stanley’s Hotline (1979)
#47 The Catered Affair (1979)
#48 The Best Laid Plans (1979)
#49 The Harder They Fall (1979)
#50 The Bake-Off (1979)
#51 An Anniversary Surprise (1979)
#52 Jack Moves Out (1979)
#53 Triangle Troubles (1979)
#54 Jack on the Lam (1979)
#55 Love Thy Neighbor (1979)
#56 The New Landlord (1979)
#57 Snow Job (1979)
#58 Jack the Ripper (1979)
#59 The Life Saver (1979)
#60 Old Folks at Home (1979)
#61 A-Camping We Will Go (1979)
#62 Chrissy’s Hospitality (1979)
#63 The Loan Shark (1979)
#64 The Love Barge (1979)
#65 Ralph’s Rival (1979)
#66 A Black Letter Day (1979)
#67 The Reverend Steps Out (1979)
#68 Larry Loves Janet (1980)
#69 Mighty Mouth (1980)
#70 The Love Lesson (1980)
#71 Handcuffed (1980)
#72 And Baby Makes Two (1980)
#73 Jack’s Bad Boy (1980)
#74 Lee Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother (1980)
#75 The Root of All Evil (1980)
#76 Secret Admirer (1980)
#77 The Goodbye Guy (1980)
#78 Jack’s Graduation (1980)
#79 Upstairs, Downstairs, Upstairs (1980)
#80 And Justice for Jack (1980)
#81 A Hundred Dollars a What? (1980)
#82 Downhill Chaser (1980)
#83 A Crowded Romance (1980)
#84 Room at the Bottom (1980)
#85 Chrissy’s Cousin (1980)
#86 Jack to the Rescue (1981)
#87 The Not-So-Great Imposter (1981)
#88 Jack’s Other Mother (1981)
#89 Make Room for Daddy (1981)
#90 Janet’s Secret (1981)
#91 Father of the Bride (1981)
#92 Furley vs. Furley (1981)
#93 In Like Larry (1981)
#94 Teacher’s Pet (1981)
#95 And Baby Makes Four (1981)
#96 Night of the Ropers (1981)
#97 Double Trouble (1981)
#98 Dying to Meet You (1981)
#99 The Case of the Missing Blonde (1981)
#100 Honest Jack Tripper (1981)
#101 Jack Bares All: Part 1 (1981)
#102 Jack Bares All: Part 2 (1981)
#103 Terri Makes Her Move (1981)
#104 Professor Jack (1981)
#105 Some of That Jazz (1981)
#106 Lies My Roommate Told Me (1981)
#107 Two Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1981)
#108 Eyewitness Blues (1981)
#109 Boy Meets Dummy (1981)
#110 Dates of Wrath (1981)
#111 Macho Man (1981)
#112 Strangers in the Night (1982)
#113 The Matchbreakers (1982)
#114 Oh, Nun (1982)
#115 Maid to Order (1982)
#116 Hearts and Flowers (1982)
#117 Urban Plowboy (1982)
#118 A Friend in Need (1982)
#119 Jack’s 10 (1982)
#120 Doctor in the House (1982)
#121 Critic’s Choice (1982)
#122 Paradise Lost (1982)
#123 And Now, Here’s Jack (1982)
#124 Janet Wigs Out (1982)
#125 Up in the Air (1982)
#126 Mate for Each Other (1982)
#127 The Best of Three’s Company: Part 1 (1982)
#128 The Best of Three’s Company: Part 2 (1982)
#129 A Night Not to Remember (1982)
#130 Jack Goes to the Dentist (1982)
#131 Diamond Jack (1982)
#132 Extra, Extra (1982)
#133 Jack Gets His Own Restaurant (1982)
#134 Opening Night (1982)
#135 Cousin, Cuisine (1982)
#136 An Affair to Forget (1982)
#137 The Brunch (1982)
#138 The Impossible Dream (1982)
#139 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1983)
#140 Larry’s Sister (1983)
#141 Bob and Carol and Larry and Terri (1983)
#142 Going to Pot (1983)
#143 Star Struck (1983)
#144 Jack Goes the Distance (1983)
#145 Jack’s Double Date (1983)
#146 Janet’s Little Helper (1983)
#147 The Apartment (1983)
#148 Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow (1983)
#149 Navy Blues (1983)
#150 Borrowing Trouble (1983)
#151 Jack Be Quick (1983)
#152 She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not (1983)
#153 The Money Machine (1983)
#154 Out on a Limb (1983)
#155 Alias Jack Tripper (1983)
#156 Hearing Is Believing (1983)
#157 Grandma Jack (1983)
#158 Like Father, Like Son (1983)
#159 The Odd Couples (1983)
#160 Now You See It, Now You Don’t (1983)
#161 The Charming Stranger (1983)
#162 Janet Shapes Up (1984)
#163 Itching for Trouble (1984)
#164 Baby, It’s Cold Inside (1984)
#165 Look What I Found (1984)
#166 Jack’s Tattoo (1984)
#167 Jack Takes Off (1984)
#168 Forget Me Not (1984)
#169 The Heiress (1984)
#170 Cupid Works Overtime (1984)
#171 Friends and Lovers: Part 1 (1984)
#172 Friends and Lovers: Part 2 (1984)