Barney Miller

Season 1 Episode 10

The Guest

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Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Mar 27, 1975 on ABC
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The 12th Precinct reluctantly guards a mob witness; Chano uses his co-workers' own cash stash to set up a narcotics buy.

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Hal Linden

Hal Linden

Capt. Barney Miller

Abe Vigoda

Abe Vigoda

Det. Sgt. Phil Fish

Ron Glass

Ron Glass

Det. Ron Harris

Jack Soo

Jack Soo

Det. Nick Yemana

Gregory Sierra

Gregory Sierra

Det Chano Amangual

Barbara Barrie

Barbara Barrie

Elizabeth Miller

Herb Edelman

Herb Edelman

Mr. Schuster

Guest Star

Ed McCready

Ed McCready

Telephone Repairman

Guest Star

Len Ross

Len Ross

Fake Policeman

Guest Star

Jack Deleon

Jack Deleon

Marty

Recurring Role

Milt Kogan

Milt Kogan

Officer Kogan

Recurring Role

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  • TRIVIA (0)

  • QUOTES (4)

    • Barney: That's Mr. Schuster in there. Talk to him. Keep his mind off his troubles.
      Marty: What did he do?
      Barney: It's a secret.
      Marty: What do I get if I find out?
      Barney: Killed.

    • (Liz comes in the squad room)
      Schuster: Who's that?
      Marty: My God, the way things are today, it's liable to be the chief of police.

    • Schuster: Who's that?
      Barney: Oh, that's Marty. He's a regular here.
      Schuster: You didn't even frisk him.
      Barney: To tell you the truth, I didn't have the nerve.

    • Mr. Schuster: I didn't know Orientals had a sense of humor.
      Yemana: Are you kidding? We invented gunpowder.

  • NOTES (1)

    • Protests from gay rights groups prompted the Barney Miller staff to give overly swishy Marty a more 'normal' companion in Daryl Driscoll.

  • ALLUSIONS (1)

    • Dr. Strangelove


      A uniformed officer disparagingly refers to Marty as Dr. Strangelove. Played by Peter Sellers, Dr. Strangelove was manical scientist in Stanley Kubrick's 1964 black comedy Doctor Strangelove or How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. Although this is intended as a slur on Marty's sexuality, the actual Dr. Strangelove who quite heterosexual suggesting a harem of women be supplied to survivors of nuclear war as they wait out the radiation to die down.

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