Hill Street Blues

Season 3 Episode 17

The Belles of St. Mary's

Aired Thursday 10:00 PM Feb 17, 1983 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Phil opens Tatum's cell door and steps in, leaving the door wide open and an open path between the offendor and civilian bystanders. That would never, ever happen in a real police station by a seasoned and conscientious sergeant.

  • Quotes

    • Hill: You've got several hundred dollars worth of parking tickets in there!
      Vic: Well, I'll be darned! You can have the whole lot for $29.95.

    • Belker: Home address?
      Freddie: We got us a room down on Decker. There ain't no address on account they tore it down when they condemned the building.

    • Vic: You know what I did once? I yelled "fire" at a urologist convention. That's dangerous!

    • Vic : Do you ever try a little humor in your work?
      Renko: Do you ever try paying your parking tickets?
      Vic : Once. It cost me some money.

    • Ray: I am jealous. I'm jealous, I am ambitious, and I am afraid.
      Goldblume: Welcome to the human race, Ray.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Hill: Look, we're gonna take you down to the station…just step out of the car.
      Vic: Okay, okay! Lock me up, persecute me, put the nails right to the hands and feed me to small animals, but remember this! I am a personal friend of Joey Bishop!

      Allusion: Vic is alluding to Joey Bishop, a comedian and one of the original members of the Rat Pack.