Sep 18, 1965
Season 1 Episode 1
Captain Tony Nelson, an astronaut, is engaged to Melissa Stone, daughter of General Wingard Stone, his commanding officer. Tony is rocketed into space in a capsule which lands is the Pacific. He reaches a small island. There he releases Jeannie, a beautiful blonde, who can perform magic with a blink of her eyes, from a bottle is which she has been imprisoned for ages. Jeannie tells Tony she is his slave forever. Worried about Jeannie's effect on Melissa and his career, Tony tries to leave Jeannie behind on the island, but she smuggles herself aboard the rescue plan e. Questioned about his reactions in spice by the base psychiatrist, Dr. Alfred Bellows, Tony tells about his meeting with Jeannie. Feeling that Tony is suffering from hallucinations, Bellows calls General Stone. Jeannie appears at Tony's home. Tony tries frantically to keep General Stone, Melissa, Doctor Bellows and Captain Roger Henley, a fellow astronaut, from seeing Jeannie. His problems reach a climax when Jeannie produces a harem of dancing girls to perform for Tony. After Tony works his why out of that, Melissa and her father leave, feeling a vacation, combined with a honeymoon, will solve Tony's problems. Tony orders Jeannie to leave no doubt that she is determined. to be a part of Tony's life for a long time.