The Loretta Young Show

The Loretta Young Show

1953 - 2009, Drama, Arts / Culture
Loretta Young introduces dramas with a moral lesson.

Episode Guide

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Accused (Season 6 Episode 29)
    Season 6 Episode 29:

    The Accused

  • The Loretta Young Show - Mr. Wilson's Wife: Part 2 (Season 6 Episode 27)
    Season 6 Episode 27:

    Mr. Wilson's Wife: Part 2

  • The Loretta Young Show - Mr. Wilson's Wife: Part 1 (Season 6 Episode 26)
    Season 6 Episode 26:

    Mr. Wilson's Wife: Part 1

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Tenderizer (Season 6 Episode 24)
    Season 6 Episode 24:

    The Tenderizer

    A stranger helps a parolee reclaim her life.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Prettiest Girl in Town (Season 6 Episode 23)
    Season 6 Episode 23:

    The Prettiest Girl in Town

    A famous model's trip home for her 20-year class reunion makes her rethink her life.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Portrait (Season 6 Episode 21)
    Season 6 Episode 21:

    The Portrait

  • The Loretta Young Show - Black Lace Valentine (Season 6 Episode 19)
    Season 6 Episode 19:

    Black Lace Valentine

    A woman believes her husband (Joe Moross) sent an unsigned valentine.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Incident in India (Season 6 Episode 17)
    Season 6 Episode 17:

    Incident in India

    An Indian helps a policeman (Richard Devon) who saved her from slavery.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Sister Ann (Season 6 Episode 15)
    Season 6 Episode 15:

    Sister Ann

    A nun nurses her patient back to health while offering encouragement as he endures a painful recovery.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Sister Ann (Season 6 Episode 15)
    Season 6 Episode 15:

    Sister Ann

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Woman Between (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    The Woman Between

    A woman desperately tries to save her husband's health by limiting his busy workload.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The 20-Cent Tip (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    The 20-Cent Tip

    A teacher moonlights as a waitress in order to support her two children.

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Visit to Sao Paolo (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    A Visit to Sao Paolo

  • The Loretta Young Show - In the Good Old Summertime (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    In the Good Old Summertime

    A couple decides to send their children to summer camp but instead finds themselves with a houseful of unexpected guests.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Near Unknown (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    The Near Unknown

    An innocent stranger helps a woman trapped between the law and a gang of vengeful hoodlums.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Day of Rest (Season 5 Episode 29)
    Season 5 Episode 29:

    Day of Rest

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Strange Adventure (Season 5 Episode 28)
    Season 5 Episode 28:

    A Strange Adventure

    A woman meets an artist whose painting is a portrait identical to her own face.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Dangerous Verdict (Season 5 Episode 25)
    Season 5 Episode 25:

    Dangerous Verdict

  • The Loretta Young Show - To Open a Door (Season 5 Episode 23)
    Season 5 Episode 23:

    To Open a Door

    A woman fears her love for a doctor may threaten their friendship.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Time for Decision (Season 5 Episode 21)
    Season 5 Episode 21:

    Time for Decision

    A sister tries to solve the emotional troubles of her younger sibling.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Oriental Mind (Season 5 Episode 19)
    Season 5 Episode 19:

    The Oriental Mind

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Greater Strength (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    A Greater Strength

  • The Loretta Young Show - Dear Milkman (Season 5 Episode 15)
    Season 5 Episode 15:

    Dear Milkman

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Demon and Mrs. Devon (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    The Demon and Mrs. Devon

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Little Witness (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    The Little Witness

    A mother protects her son (Johnny Crawford) who witnessed a murder.

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Dollar's Worth (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    A Dollar's Worth

    A hotel manicurist's acquaintance threatens to reveal her past.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Royal Partners: Part 2 (Season 4 Episode 34)
    Season 4 Episode 34:

    Royal Partners: Part 2

  • The Loretta Young Show - Royal Partners: Part 1 (Season 4 Episode 33)
    Season 4 Episode 33:

    Royal Partners: Part 1

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Mind of Her Own (Season 4 Episode 32)
    Season 4 Episode 32:

    A Mind of Her Own

    A manufacturer steals a dress designer's ideas.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Legacy (Season 4 Episode 29)
    Season 4 Episode 29:

    The Legacy

    A couple marries for the sake of the man's young son, but discover an unexpected legacy.

  • The Loretta Young Show - So Bright a Light (Season 4 Episode 27)
    Season 4 Episode 27:

    So Bright a Light

    A photojournalist gets involved in the plight of Hungarian refugees.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Room Next Door (Season 4 Episode 26)
    Season 4 Episode 26:

    The Room Next Door

    A young woman falls in love with her neighborhood.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Wedding Day (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    Wedding Day

  • The Loretta Young Show - Tension (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    Tension

    After a car crash, an egotistical novelist learns that his inferiors are really his superiors.

  • The Loretta Young Show - My Favorite Monster (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    My Favorite Monster

    A little girl is shaken when she watches a horror movie in which her mother's boyfriend has a starring role.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Queen Nefertiti (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Queen Nefertiti

  • The Loretta Young Show - Imperfect Balance (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    Imperfect Balance

    Hansel tries to stop Gretel from marrying the town's evil mayor.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Three and Two, Please (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Three and Two, Please

    Sister Ann, head nurse in a busy hospital works hard to make this a merry Christmas for two of her more difficult patients.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Three and Two, Please (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Three and Two, Please

  • The Loretta Young Show - Somebody Else's Dream (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Somebody Else's Dream

    A woman living beyond her husband's means repeatedly costs him his job.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Inga IV (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Inga IV

    Inga Helborg tries to help an ex-con, jailed for embesslement, get a job as an accountant.

  • The Loretta Young Show - End of the Week (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    End of the Week

    A student convinces his burned-out teacher that she's more valuable than she thinks.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Years Between (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    The Years Between

    A woman sees an opportunity for her husband to take a less stressful job.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Now a Brief Word (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Now a Brief Word

    A copywriter must write speeches for opposing mayoral candidates.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Little League (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Little League

    A boy has his heart set on making a youth baseball team.

  • The Loretta Young Show - But for God's Grace (Season 3 Episode 29)
    Season 3 Episode 29:

    But for God's Grace

    A woman befriends a boy and finds she has a great deal in common with his mother.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Gesundheit (Season 3 Episode 25)
    Season 3 Episode 25:

    Gesundheit

    An actress has an allergic reaction to the leading man (Scott Forbes).

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Pearl (Season 3 Episode 23)
    Season 3 Episode 23:

    The Pearl

    A Japanese fisherman discovers a pearl in an oyster, but hides the gem from his wife.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Secret (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    The Secret

    A freelance writer agrees to marry a scientist for security, not love.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Inga III (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    Inga III

    A Swedish immigrant invites public scorn when she rehabilitates prisoners on her farm.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Christmas Stopover (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    Christmas Stopover

  • The Loretta Young Show - I Remember the Rani (Season 2 Episode 35)
    Season 2 Episode 35:

    I Remember the Rani

    A British writer reminisces about the enchanting maharani he fell in love with in India.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Little Teacher (Season 2 Episode 34)
    Season 2 Episode 34:

    The Little Teacher

  • The Loretta Young Show - Feeling No Pain (Season 2 Episode 33)
    Season 2 Episode 33:

    Feeling No Pain

    A secretary is not herself after a trip to the dentist -- and a dose of laughing gas.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Mink Coat (Season 2 Episode 30)
    Season 2 Episode 30:

    Mink Coat

    A golf instructor's wife goes on a spending spree after receiving a mink coat from a grateful student.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Inga II (Season 2 Episode 29)
    Season 2 Episode 29:

    Inga II

    A privileged young man (Dennis Hopper) is sent to work on a farm in an attempt to build his character.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Dateline Korea (Season 2 Episode 28)
    Season 2 Episode 28:

    Dateline Korea

    A veteran reporter does not want to cover Korea after the war until she meets an orphaned girl.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Tale of a Cayuse (Season 2 Episode 26)
    Season 2 Episode 26:

    Tale of a Cayuse

    One woman's love of a horse leads to an unexpected marriage proposal.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Option on a Wife (Season 2 Episode 25)
    Season 2 Episode 25:

    Option on a Wife

    The devoted wife of a movie director feels taken for granted.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Case of Mrs. Bannister (Season 2 Episode 23)
    Season 2 Episode 23:

    The Case of Mrs. Bannister

    A woman's daughter tries to warn her about her neighbors' plot for murder.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Flood (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Flood

    During a flood, a nurse convinces an alcoholic medical corpsman to kick the bottle. With Loretta Young.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Girl Who Knew (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    The Girl Who Knew

    A reporter (Chuck Connors) interviews a young woman with a special talent.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Three Minutes Too Late (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    Three Minutes Too Late

    A baby's birth changes a young couple's situation.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Time and Yuletide (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Time and Yuletide

    Hospital worker Marcella Dawson puts her job on the line to give the forgotten elderly residents a special Christmas.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Evil for Evil (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Evil for Evil

    A country doctor's wife shields an accused killer from an angry mob.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Big Jim (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Big Jim

    A delinquent mother tries to come back into the life of her teenage son.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Something About Love (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Something About Love

    A dancer forced to change her life inspires an embittered architect facing a similar challenge.

  • The Loretta Young Show - It's a Man's Game (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    It's a Man's Game

  • The Loretta Young Show - No Help Wanted (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    No Help Wanted

    A cafe owner (Jock Mahoney) befriends a holdup suspect.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Girl Scout Story (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Girl Scout Story

    A young scout is left alone with an escaped convict.

  • The Loretta Young Show - On Your Honor, Your Honor (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    On Your Honor, Your Honor

    Two politicians add the name of an idealistic widow to a small town's mayoral ballot.

  • The Loretta Young Show - For Father Darling (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    For Father Darling

  • The Loretta Young Show - Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

    A juror convinced of a defendant's innocence holds out against ridicule.

  • The Loretta Young Show - You're Driving Me Crazy (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    You're Driving Me Crazy

    A couple are frightened when a disturbed man rear-ends their car.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Lamp (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Lamp

    A young wife finds an antique lamp has a secret.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Double Trouble (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Double Trouble

    A shy cartoonist becomes embroiled in a fraud scandal.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Dr. Juliet (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Dr. Juliet

    A doctor probes the death of a young heiress.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Guest in the Night (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Guest in the Night

  • The Loretta Young Show - Lady in Wet Paint (Season 1 Episode 36)
    Season 1 Episode 36:

    Lady in Wet Paint

  • The Loretta Young Show - Something Always Happens (Season 1 Episode 35)
    Season 1 Episode 35:

    Something Always Happens

  • The Loretta Young Show - Dear Madge (Season 1 Episode 34)
    Season 1 Episode 34:

    Dear Madge

    An angel (William Frawley) grants wishes to a simple working girl.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Oh, My Aching Heart (Season 1 Episode 33)
    Season 1 Episode 33:

    Oh, My Aching Heart

    A secretary alters her appearance to please her demanding boss.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Judgment (Season 1 Episode 32)
    Season 1 Episode 32:

    The Judgment

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Enchanted Schoolteacher (Season 1 Episode 31)
    Season 1 Episode 31:

    The Enchanted Schoolteacher

  • The Loretta Young Show - Forest Ranger (Season 1 Episode 30)
    Season 1 Episode 30:

    Forest Ranger

    An escaped convict seeks revenge on a forest ranger.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Man's Estate (Season 1 Episode 29)
    Season 1 Episode 29:

    Man's Estate

    A teenager wants to be treated like an adult.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The First Man to Ask Her (Season 1 Episode 28)
    Season 1 Episode 28:

    The First Man to Ask Her

    A sheltered young woman finds her life turned upside down by an eccentric woman, her son the cowboy, and his horse.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Son, This Is Your Father (Season 1 Episode 27)
    Season 1 Episode 27:

    Son, This Is Your Father

    A long-lost father returns to introduce his family to his new wife.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Clara Schumann Story (Season 1 Episode 26)
    Season 1 Episode 26:

    The Clara Schumann Story

    Clara Schumann supports her husband's (George Nader) composing career.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Count of Ten (Season 1 Episode 25)
    Season 1 Episode 25:

    Count of Ten

    A boxer (Eddie Albert) devises a plan to save his dying wife.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Nobody's Boy (Season 1 Episode 24)
    Season 1 Episode 24:

    Nobody's Boy

    A social worker tries to reunite a wayward boy with his father.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The New York Story (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    The New York Story

    A woman takes her husband and son for granted.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Act of Faith (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Act of Faith

    A man's marriage seems to be coming to an end.

  • The Loretta Young Show - A Family Out of Us (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    A Family Out of Us

    A boy whose well-off father has little time for him joins the Cub Scouts.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Hollywood Story (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Hollywood Story

    A small-town girl has second thoughts about fame when she takes on Hollywood.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Big Little Lie (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Big Little Lie

    A schoolgirls decision to start a rumor turns into blackmail.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Secret Answer (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Secret Answer

    A woman refuses to answer one of her researcher husband's questions.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Lady Killer (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Lady Killer

    A mystery writer discovers she has been targeted by a killer.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Inga (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Inga

    A woman convinces a bank president to halt a foreclosure.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Hotel Irritant (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Hotel Irritant

    A corporate snoop tests hotel operations.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Night My Father Came Home (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    The Night My Father Came Home

    A little boy befriends a disillusioned worker at the post office.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Faith of Chata (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Faith of Chata

    A gravely ill girl in a Mexican village places her faith in her patron saint.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Laughing Boy (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Laughing Boy

    A newcomer (Alex Nicol) takes advantage of a single housewife.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Love Story (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Love Story

  • The Loretta Young Show - Thanksgiving in Beaver Run (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Thanksgiving in Beaver Run

    A young boy's kidnapping takes a turn when one of the kidnappers befriends his victim.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Bronte Story (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Bronte Story

    A woman's relationship with her controlling father interferes with her courtship and marriage.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Kid Stuff (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Kid Stuff

    Two widowed parents fear their romance may be hampered by their young children.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The One That Got Away (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The One That Got Away

    A woman can't stop remembering her now-famous ex.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Earthquake (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Earthquake

    A man relying on an iron lung finds his will restored when his wife struggles to keep him alive during a power failure.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Turn of the Card (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Turn of the Card

    A con artist falls for his mark.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Girl on a Flagpole (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Girl on a Flagpole

    A teacher is romanced by a candidate she has publicly opposed.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Prisoner at One O'Clock (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Prisoner at One O'Clock

    When a young man is accused of murder, only the sheriff's wife believes he is innocent, and townsfolk form a mob to storm the jail where he's held.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Mirror (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Mirror

    An escapee from a mental institution torments a spoiled woman vacationing alone.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Trial Run (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Trial Run

    A shopgirl feigns poor manners to teach the well-off family of her beau a lesson.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Thanksgiving at Beaver Run - Part One (Season 1 Episode 10, Part 1)
    Season 1 Episode 10, Part 1:

    Thanksgiving at Beaver Run - Part One

  • The Loretta Young Show - Thanksgiving at Beaver Run - Part Two (Season 1 Episode 10, Part 2)
    Season 1 Episode 10, Part 2:

    Thanksgiving at Beaver Run - Part Two

    Loretta interrupts a burglary at a railroad station on Thanksgiving eve, but a fleeing felon takes her invalid son captive.

  • The Loretta Young Show - Christmas Shows (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    Christmas Shows

    First aired in the 1950s, these dramatic Christmas programs are a part of the 280 Loretta Young Classic shows.

  • The Loretta Young Show - The Loretta Young Show (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    The Loretta Young Show

    A woman helps establish a home for orphans. (1954)

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