Remington Steele

Season 2 Episode 2

Red Holt Steele

Aired Tuesday 10:00 PM Sep 27, 1983 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Mildred (pointing at Steele and Laura): He's the boss, but you're in charge?
      Steele: Having worked for the government, Mildred, I wouldn't think the concept beyond your grasp.

    • Realtor: (on Laura's new loft apartment Takes your breath away, doesn't it?
      Steele: (coughs) Yes, and replaces it at the same time.

    • Steele: Markos Androkos. Little man. Neck so short, he said it wasn't worth washing.

    • Laura: (to Steele) You know, you've pulled some pretty tacky stunts to get me up here alone, but this has got to be a new low.
      Steele: Well, you know me. For the right woman, there's no limit to the depths I'll sink.

    • Steele: Now, we're going to have some noodle soup. It comes out of those little foil packets these days. Then you're going to have the unprecedented honor of sleeping in my bed--pajamas optional--while I keep company with the couch. But no matter how you slice it, you're stuck with me tonight, so I suggest you make the best of it.
      Laura: Tonight, if you asked me, I don't think I could say no.
      Steele: Tonight, I don't think I could ask.

  • Notes

    • The producer's decision to blow up Laura's house was so that they could move her into the loft and to have an excuse for completely overhauling her wardrobe.

    • This is the only episode title of the entire series to include Laura's last name as well as Steele's.

  • Allusions

    • Casablanca - Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart - Warner Bros. 1942. (the quote on the card atop the piano at the end of the episode.)

    • MOVIES

      It Happened One Night -- Claudette Colbert, Clark Gable -- Columbia 1934