McMillan & Wife

Season 5 Episode 5

The Deadly Cure

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Jan 18, 1976 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Mac: Delicious.
      Sally: Made it myself, with my own hands.
      Mac: It doesn't look a bit like your hands.

    • (Mac, at home recovering, is watching Mildred's favorite game show, How Far Will You Go?)
      Emcee: Mrs. Edna Marie Mackenzie, how far will you go?
      Mrs. Mackenzie: All the way! All the way!

    • Sally: As long as you're having hallucinations, why don't you have one about me?
      Mac: I was thinking more of a long willowy blonde.
      Sally: Why don't you go back to the guy with the pillow.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • (Mac has acquired a taste for Mildred's favorite soap opera, Search for a Smile)
      Mac: These shows really clip your wings. You have to stay home every day to find out what's going on.

      This allusion is to the soap Search For Tomorrow.