Sanford and Son

The Sanford Arms

Season 5, Ep 4, Aired 10/3/75
6.5
10
9.5
9.0
8.5
8.0
7.5
7.0
6.5
6.0
5.5
5.0
4.5
4.0
3.5
3.0
2.5
2.0
1.5
1.0
N/A
Rate Episode
20 votes
Write a Review
  • Episode Description
  • Julio's house has been transformed into Fred and Lamont's boarding house called The Sanford Arms. Now they've come to the task of finding some boarders and soon find themselves bombarded with an endless supply of crazies, including a hooker, an ex-con, a hippie, a newlywed couple, and Hoppy's eccentric mother.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Demond Wilson

    Lamont Sanford

  • Redd Foxx

    Fred G. Sanford

  • Ted Bergman

  • Mark Warren

  • LaWanda Page

    Aunt Esther Anderson

  • Fan Reviews (0)
  • Be the first to write a review!
  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (5)

    • Fred: For the best in a bed, come sleep with Fred!

    • Fred: I'd like to make a deposit. Bankman: Oh, how much? Fred: How about five in your mouth?!

    • Fred (talking about Esther): This is our plumber. You can see all the pipes have backed up into her face!

    • Ms. Hopkins: I'm happy to say that after 30 years of service, no one has ever ripped off one of my bras. Fred: I can understand that!

    • Esther: Charity begins at home. Fred: But not in the home where the buffalo roam. So get lost, bison! Why don't you go somewhere and celebrate the bison-tennial?!

    Notes (4)

    • Although next door neighbor Julio was a frequent character in seasons 2-4, no scenes ever took place in Julio's house. There are two scenes in this episode that take place inside the Sanford Arms which was Julio's house.

    • Arnold Johnson makes his first appearance in the recurring role of George F. Hutton. Fred's nickname for him is "Hutch."

    • Nancy Kulp makes her first appearance in the recurring role of Mrs. Hopkins, Officer Hopkins' mother. She is also better known for her role on The Beverly Hillbillies.

    • The Sanford Arms was also the name of one of the show's spinoffs.

  • Add a Comment
    In reply to :
    • There are no comments yet. Be the first by adding your thoughts above.