Green Acres (1965–1971)
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The Picnic 

Oliver wants to have a simple, romantic Sunday picnic with Lisa. His afternoon for two turns into an irritating crowd when everyone invites themselves and tags along. Joining the couple are... See full summary »

Director:

Richard L. Bare

Writers:

Jay Sommers (created by), Jay Sommers | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Eddie Albert ... Oliver Wendell Douglas
Eva Gabor ... Lisa Douglas
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mona Bruns Mona Bruns ... Mrs. Wheeler
Pat Buttram ... Mr. Haney
Frank Cady ... Sam Drucker
Jane Connell Jane Connell ... Clara Burton
Patrick Cranshaw ... Grandpa (as Pat Cranshaw)
Merie Earle Merie Earle ... Old Lady
Tom Lester ... Eb Dawson
Maggie Mancuso ... Linda (as Maggie Peterson)
Larry D. Mann ... Mr. Wheeler
Alvy Moore ... Hank Kimball
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Storyline

Oliver wants to have a simple, romantic Sunday picnic with Lisa. His afternoon for two turns into an irritating crowd when everyone invites themselves and tags along. Joining the couple are Eb, his girlfriend Linda and her accordion, her parents, Sam Drucker, his date and her sousaphone, Hank Kimball, Linda's Grandpa and some old lady he hit on at the gas station. That night, Oliver and Lisa take refuge in the barn when the crowd shows up at their house to drink their champagne, eat their caviar, and celebrate Grandpa's engagement. Written by Jay Phelps <jaynashvil@aol.com>

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

TV-G
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 March 1970 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmways Television See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The "A" package from Haney's Picnic Supplies, available for just $45, includes the following: A folding table and chair set, a genuine mohair blanket (made from Moe's hair), a bag of fried chicken parts (individually labeled), one dozen colored boiled eggs and a plastic chocolate layer cake (ants break their teeth when they try to bite into it). See more »

Quotes

Hank Kimball: [learning of Oliver and Lisa's picnic] Where are you going?
Oliver Wendell Douglas: We don't know yet.
Hank Kimball: Say, if you want a good picnic spot, I know just the place. It has all these beautiful trees, a stream runnin' through it, a waterfall...
Oliver Wendell Douglas: [excited] That sound perfect! Where's that?
Hank Kimball: Yellowstone National Park.
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