The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

M is For the Many Things She Gave Me

Season 4, Ep 22, Aired 4/25/94
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  • Episode Description
  • It's double trouble for Will when Philip's old flame visits with her daughter, who's attracted to Will. Does Will act and react on her advances?

  • Cast & Crew
  • James Avery (I)

    Philip Banks

  • Alfonso Ribeiro

    Carlton Banks

  • Will Smith

    Will Smith

  • Daphne Maxwell Reid

    Vivian Banks

  • Karyn Parsons

    Hilary Banks

  • Fan Reviews (3)
  • Phillp's college friend visits

    By Lostindharma, Sep 12, 2012

  • “M” is for the Many Things She Gave Me

    By jimbo_001, Jan 01, 2007

  • This episode is about Phil's former girlfriend coming to visit and she brings her daughter. Will falls for her daughter but she is attracted to Will.

    By JazzyOne06, Jun 16, 2006

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (11)

    • (Will and Carlton are betting on who Janice's daughter will go out with) Geoffrrey: May I get in on this? Sure things don't come along every day. One hundred dollars on Master William. Carlton: What? Why him? Geoffrey: Well, I've seen you with women and quite frankly... you're an idiot.

    • Will: I'm 19 years old, and I have made some mistakes. Philip: Yeah, I'm 45, and I make them too. The secret is to learn from them. Will: Yeah, I learned my lesson. From now on I'm only dating girls with ugly moms.

    • Janice: Too bad, we could have had something special. Philip: I have something special. ( Philip looks at Vivian)

    • Philip: Do you know what it's like to go after a girl and not get her? Will: No. Philip: Well finally after two years I learned that Janice was never going to have me so, I settled for Vivian. (Vivian walks in and hears, then storms upstairs) Philip: Oh Vivian. I meant with, sweetheart that came out wrong, honey! Honey! Baby?! (Geoffrey walks in) Will: Geoffrey, prepare Mr.Banks' couch.

    • Carlton: Well, well, well. And where have you been all night mister? Will: I'm sorry. I only answer to people over five feet. (Will leaves) Philip: You're over five feet, aren't you?

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    Notes (1)

    • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic - Nebezpečná návštěva (Dangerous Visit)

    Trivia (3)

    • Will: Oh, yeah, Cleopatra Jones is a super bad ass sister. Cleopatra Jones was a character played by Tamara Dobson in two Blaxploitation films: Cleopatra Jones and Cleopatra Jones and the Casino of Gold.

    • Wendy: Who do you think would win in a street fight: Cleopatra Jones or Grace Jones? Grace Jones is a model, singer, and actress. She played strong female characters in films such as Conan the Destroyer and A View to a Kill.

    • William Thomas Jr. is the fifth person who appears on The Fresh Prince, from The Cosby Show. The first was Macolm Jamal-Warner, the second was Raven Symone and the third was Allen Payne, and the fourth was Karen Malina White.

    Allusions (1)

    • The Ms. Robertson in this episode was likely inspired by the Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate, a 1967 film starring Dustin Hoffman as a clueless teen who is seduced by his girlfriend's 40-something mother.

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