The Office: Episode 162 – Free Family Portrait Studio

Written & Directed by: B.J. Novak A brief synopsis – Dwight is offering free family portrait studios, and some folks are curious as to why.  Conversely, no one is curious why Andy is acting the fool, begging for menial work.  Darryl is finally making the moves on Val, while David Wallace makes his move on the company. … Continue reading The Office: Episode 162 – Free Family Portrait Studio

The Office: Episode 161 – Turf War

The Writer – Warren Lieberstein, Halsted Sullivan Directed by – Daniel Chun A brief synopsis – When Robert California drunkenly closes the Binghamton branch, other branches, and Andy fight for the remaining clients.  Pam is forced to figure out what Robert said to Nellie on a voice mail, along with Angela, Gabe, etc.  Sadly, now  Nellie thinks … Continue reading The Office: Episode 161 – Turf War

The Office: Episode 160 – Fundraiser

The Writer – David Rogers Directed by – Owen Ellickson A brief synopsis – Andy is out to prove something at a charity function held by Angela and her Senator husband.  Dwight thinks he's figured out how the auction process goes. The best line – Nellie: I knew this would happen.  Everyone told me if I moved to America, … Continue reading The Office: Episode 160 – Fundraiser

The Office: Episode 159 – Angry Andy

The Writer – Justin Spitzer Directed by – Claire Scanion A brief synopsis – Kelly is faced with a decision between Ryan and a new man.  Robert is on the verge of making a decision between Andy and Nellie. The best line – Robert: Andy, not everyone here is important.  And the word is, impotence. 2nd best line - Pam (incredulously … Continue reading The Office: Episode 159 – Angry Andy

The Office: Episode 158 – Welcome Party

The Writer – Steve Hely Directed by – Ed Helms A brief synopsis – Andy and Erin make their way back from Florida with a stopover in southern Pennsylvania to break up with Jessica.  Nellie is down after her move into town.  Robert orders the group to throw a party for her. The best line – Andy (with Erin … Continue reading The Office: Episode 158 – Welcome Party

The Office: Episode 157 – Get The Girl

The Writer – Rainn Wilson Directed by – Charlie Grandy A brief synopsis – Andy decides to head to Florida to win over Erin.  Dwight is back...and so is Nellie. The best line – Nellie: So who knows what's going on?  Anyone. (Kevin and Angela raise their hands)  You, yeah...(Pointing to Kevin) Wait.  I am very good at intuiting … Continue reading The Office: Episode 157 – Get The Girl

The Office: Episode 156 – Last Day in Florida

The Writer – Matt Sohn Directed by – Robert Padnick A brief synopsis – When Robert California reveals he hates Nellie's business plan, Jim has to work against Dwight to keep him from getting fired. Andy learns that Erin is not going to return to Scranton.  Darryl and Toby compete with each other to get the big cookie … Continue reading The Office: Episode 156 – Last Day in Florida

The Office: Episode 150 – Pool Party

The Writer –  Owen Ellickson Directed by – Charles MacDougall A brief synopsis – A depressed Robert California over the prospects of losing his Playboy Mansion at under market value takes Kevin's advice and throws an office pool party there.  Erin decides to try towin Andy back after hearing something from Meredith.  To do this, she makes … Continue reading The Office: Episode 150 – Pool Party

The Office: Episode 147 – Mrs. California

The Writer –  Dan Greaney Directed by – Charlie Grandy A brief synopsis – Robert makes Andy practice both sides of nepotism...a lot.  Dwight opens a gym in the building, and Daryl tries to make use of it to impress Val. The best line - Andy: What I wouldn't give for one of Phyllis' classic room clearing farts right … Continue reading The Office: Episode 147 – Mrs. California

The Office: Episode 146 – Gettysburg

The Writer –  Robert Padnick Directed by – Jeffrey Blitz A brief synopsis – In hopes of motivating the group, Andy decides to take them to Gettysburg.  Those who stay behind are subject to Robert's quest for originality. The best line – "I thought you said you weren't going to look back." Dwight to Andy, walking away … Continue reading The Office: Episode 146 – Gettysburg