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Full List of Eight Is Enough Episodes

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Below is a complete Eight Is Enough episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Eight Is Enough episodes are listed along with the Eight Is Enough episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Eight Is Enough episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Everything from “Roll Over Bradford” to “Author, Author!” is included on this list. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Eight Is Enough episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
  • 1

    Eight is Enough - A Family Reunion

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    An Eight is Enough Wedding

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    Mar 22 1977
    Matilda, Mary's very pregnant, unmarriage, friend stays in the Bradford house while she is between apartment, but her attidude toward marriage upsets Tom. She learns the joys of parenthood and...  more
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    Pieces of Eight

    Mar 29 1977
    Tom's chance at managing the newpapers runs into trouble when the printers go on stike. The whole family pitches in to help earn extra money. Nancy is disappointed by a modeling agent but Joan...
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    Women, Ducks and the Domino Theory

    Apr 05 1977
    Topsy-turvy at the Bradfords when Tommy has his ""dream girl"" stand him up. Neither David nor Tom wants to go on their annual hunt. Nancy wants to be a cheerleader. Elizabeth gets grounded...
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    Apr 12 1977
    David learns about his life at a party the family throws to celebrates doctor Maxwell's 25th anniversary, as his date and Maxwell don't get along. David helps an older woman stuck in a traffic jam,...
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    Apr 19 1977
    Togetherness can be really funny when the whole Bradford household is quarantined, including Nancy's blind date,after Mary's boyfriend comes down with a mysterious ailment. David has to run...
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    V is for Vivian

    Apr 26 1977
    Tony's sister shows up for a visit and turns the Bradford house upside-down when the encourages the kids to pursue their dreams and goals. David gets laid off and Vivian gets him a job as an...
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    Hit and Run

    May 03 1977
    Joannie has a fender-bender with a real developer who is upset with Bradford's column opposing his project. Meanwhile, Elizabeth goes from three prom dates to none when they all show up at the same...
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    The Gipper Caper

    Aug 10 1977
    Tom is challenged to a family touch football game by his dentist. He learns that winning is not the only thing that counts. Elizabeth worries about Maria in Columbia....
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    Never Try Eating Nectarines Since Juice May Dispense

    Mar 15 1977
    ""Never try eating nectarines since juice may dispense."" That's how Tom and Joan Bradford remember the names of their childrens: Nicholas, Tommy, Elizabeth, Nancy, Susan, Joannie, Mary, and...
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    Is There a Doctor in the House?

    Sep 14 1977
    Dr. Max shows up on Tom's doorstep after a fight with his wife and ends up staying with the Bradfords, driving them crazy with his fussy ways. David tries to borrow money from his brothers and...
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    Trial Marriage

    Sep 21 1977
    This episode introduces Betty Buckley in the contract role of Sue "" Abby"" Abbott. At first she was a special guest star. Tommy breaks his ankles at a touch football game and will miss school for...
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    Sep 28 1977
    David's new roommate romance both Susan and Joannie.Tom decides he has been neflecting Nicholas and drives Nicholas crazy by spending too much time with him. Tommy organizes a family garage sale...
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    Double Trouble

    Oct 05 1977
    After Tom and Abby break up, the Bradford children set Tom up with another woman in an effort to make Abby jealous. Nancy enters the Miss Scaramento beauty contest. David and Tommy hang aroung a...
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    Mortgage Burnin' Blues

    Oct 19 1977
    Tom throws a party to celebrates paying off the mortage on the Bradford house. Unfortunately, the kids get into a melee when Susan punches a heckler at David and Tommy's singing appreance and Tom has...
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    Dark Horse

    Oct 26 1977
    Mary runs for a seat of the Board of Education and enlists the famil's help on her campaign. Abby is too busy to keep her dates with Tom. Tom proposes to Abby after she and Mary are able to work...  more
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    The Bard and the Bod

    Nov 02 1977
    Joannie agrees to do a nude scene in a shakespearean play and is relives when Tom says he can't make it to the show, or so it goes. [Obviously, a sweeps stunt.] Abby's former father-in-law visits...
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    Children of the Groom (1)

    Nov 09 1977
    After much debate, Tom and Abby decides on November 9th as their wedding date and agree to let the children handle the wedding plans, but it almost does not happen when things get too crazy. ...
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    Children of the Groom (2)

    Nov 09 1977
    The children get carried away with the weddind plans and nearly cause the wedding to be canceled. Abby asks Elizabeth to be her maid of honor and develop a special relationship....
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    I Quit

    Nov 16 1977
    Tom and Abby take the kids to San Francisco where Tom is scheduled to accept an award for his column anbd the trip doubles as a honeymoon. Mary is upset when she is rejected by a medical school and...
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    All's Fair in Love and War

    Nov 23 1977
    Abby coordinates Spring cleaning at the Bradford house. Mary is upset when the son of Tom's friend comes to Sacramento to open an army recuriting office on campus, which does not please her liberal...
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    The Return of Auntie V

    Nov 30 1977
    Auntie V. Tom's eccentric sister, returns for another visit with the Bradfords and surpries Tom and Abby with a new house as a wedding present. The kids are excited, but as they fix up the house for...
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    Yes Nicholas, there is a Santa Claus (1)

    Dec 14 1977
    The Bradfords celebrate their first Christmas without their late mother,Joan. Nicholas mistakenly assumes the man he finds in the house on Christmas Eve is Santa Claus and lets him steal the...
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    Yes Nicholas, there is a Santa Claus (2)

    Dec 14 1977
    The kids convince Tom to shoiw some Christmas spirit by bailing Sam out of jail and inviting him to the house for Christmas dinner as they celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. Tommy receives a...