The Spy Who Came in for a Cold One

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (4)

  • Cliff (to Eric): We swear not a word you say will ever go beyond this room. Norm: We never go beyond this room.

  • Carla: You're from England, huh. Eric: How'd you guess? Carla: Because you sound smart even when you say stupid things.

  • Sam: What's new, Norm? Norm: Most of my wife.

  • Carla (to Eric): You cannot believe a word that comes out of your mouth. Ya know, if you could fix TVs and crack walnuts on your forehead, you could be my ex-husband.

Notes (3)

  • This episode was filmed on October 1, 1982.

  • On December 13, 1982 NBC broadcast the second annual NBC Family Christmas. Cheers castmembers Ted Danson, Shelley Long and Nicholas Colasanto appeared in the special program.

  • NBC rebroadcast this episode on June 30, 1983.

Trivia (1)

  • The character Ellis Finch, who offers to buy the bar in this episode, was named for the then real-name of the Cheers bar - The Bull & Finch.