Lou Grant

Season 2 Episode 4


Aired Monday 10:00 PM Oct 23, 1978 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Pay attention tothe musical coda after the scene in which Lou sees mobster Patsy Reece for the first time. You'll recognise the first notes of The Godfather theme.

    • In this episode Rossi mentions that his family originally comes from New Jersey, that they moved to Burbank when he was young, and that his father was a barber.

  • Quotes

    • Rossi: Ok, maybe I AM a little paranoid. But that's what makes me a great reporter.
      Lou Grant : That's what makes you a pain in the neck.

    • Animal (when he discovers his photos of the mob resort have been replaced): I don't understand it. The only time that film was out of my sight was when the five minutes I was in thebathroom.

      Lou: You picked a helluva time to take your annual shower!

  • Notes

    • Allen Williams doesn't appear in this episode but the uncredited voice of the television reporter sounds a lot like his ...

  • Allusions