The Golden Girls

NBC (ended 1992)




Episode Guide

    • The Way We Met
      Season 1 - Episode 25
      One night after watching "Psycho," the girls find it hard to sleep so they stay up and reminisce about how they all came to live with one another.
    • Flu Attack (a.k.a.) The Flu
      Flu Attack (a.k.a.) The Flu
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      A week before an awards ceremony for the Volunteer of the Year, Blanche, Dorothy and Rose each come down with a nasty flu, which compounds their arguing over who will win the prestigious award. Meanwhile, Sophia is having a hard time coming up with a date for the event.
    • Isn't It Romantic
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Dorothy's old friend, Jean comes to Miami for a visit and Dorothy decides not to tell Blanche and Rose that Jean is a lesbian. Then, after spending time with Rose, Jean begins to fall for her. Meanwhile, a new VCR, prompts Sophia to rent "dirty movies."
    • 12/20/86
      With Christmas approaching, Dorothy is fed up with how commercial Christmas has become this after Sophia goes on a spending spree with Dorothy's credit card. The girls each plan to spend Christmas with their families but before they each go home, they enjoy a Christmas gift exchange. The next day, a series of strange occurrences lead them to spend Christmas together in Miami.moreless
    • In a Bed of Rose's
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      Late one evening, Rose brings a man home and after he persuades her, they spend the night together. However, in the morning she finds that he has passed away. Even worse, she later discovers he was married, so Rose takes it upon herself to go to his wife and tell her what happened.moreless
    • The Actor
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      The community theater is putting on a play and each of the girls are planning on getting a part. Later, when they discover that a famous actor, Patrick Vaughn has been cast in the lead male role, Dorothy, Blanche and Rose each vie for the lead female role. Patrick soon begins romancing each one of them on the sly. Meanwhile, Sophia gets a job at Captain Jack's Seafood Shanty.moreless
    • It's a Miserable Life
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      The girls circulate a petition to save a 200 year old oak tree which is located on the property of the most hated woman in the neighborhood, Frieda Claxton, who wants the tree cut down.
    • Mixed Blessing
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      Dorothy's son, Michael pays another visit to Miami and this time he has an announcement, he's engaged. However, Dorothy has two more surprises in store, her future daughter-in-law is also black and twenty years older than Michael.
    • Yes, We Have No Havanas
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      Blanche's latest boyfriend is a charming Cuban whom sweeps Blanche off her feet but she's not the only one when Blanche discovers he's been dating Sophia behind her back. Meanwhile, Rose takes a course taught by Dorothy in order to get a high school diploma.
    • Long Days Journey into Marinara
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      Sophia's sister, Angela arrives in Miami for a visit and decides to move there but while she's looking for an apartment Dorothy invites her to stay with the girls. This ticks off Sophia since she thinks that Angela is after everything that she has. Also, Rose offers to babysit a chicken for one of her patients.moreless
    • Two Rode Together
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      Dorothy wants to spend some "quality" time with Sophia so she takes Sophia away for the weekend to the Florida Keys. However, her attempts fail when a fed up Sophia storms out. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche try their hand at writing children's stories.
    • The Case of the Libertine Belle
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      The girls participate in a murder mystery weekend and Dorothy has a ball when she solves a mystery. However, when Blanche is accused committing a real murder, Dorothy will have to use all her keen detective skills to find the real murderer.
    • Bedtime Story
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      When the girls learn that a number of relatives are going to be visiting, they reminisce about times they've had to share a bed and strange places they've had to sleep, including a train station.
    • The Operation
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      During a tap dance rehersal with Rose and Blanche, Dorothy injures her foot and later Dorothy is hesitant about having foot surgery just as she was scheduled to tap dance with Blanche and Rose in a dance recital. Meanwhile, with Dorothy out of the recital, Blanche and Rose must re-work their act.moreless
    • A Piece of Cake
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      While preparing for a friend's birthday party, the girls recall past birthdays, including Rose's surprise birthday party for Dorothy, a surprise birthday party for Blanche and a memory of Sophia's birthday involving her late-husband Sal.
    • Journey to the Center of Attention
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      Blanche brings a lonely, Dorothy down to the Rusty Anchor for a night of excitement. However, Blanche, had no intention of being pushed off her throne by Dorothy, who begins singing and instantly becomes the center of attention.
    • The Sisters
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      For Sophia's birthday, Dorothy flies in her sister, Angela from Sicily as a surprise. The trick soon becomes how to keep Sophia's surprise a surprise as she pulls out every trick in the book to find out. However, Dorothy's the one whose surprised when Sophia's reaction is that of disgust.
    • A Little Romance
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      Rose has been dating Dr. Jonathan Newman and begins to think their relationship is leading to the alter. However she begins to have second thoughts especially since he's a midget. Meanwhile, Sophia goes away for the weekend for her grandson's graduation.
    • To Catch a Neighbor
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      The girls invite their new neighbors over for dinner but later, after they leave, two police detectives arrive with some unsettling news, the girls' new neighbors are really dealers in stolen gems. After some debate, the girls decide to let the two detectives move for a stake out.
    • Foreign Exchange
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      Sophia's old friends, Philomena and Dominic, come to Miami from Sicily, for a visit and have shocking news for Dorothy. Philomena and Sophia had met in the hospital when they were giving birth and now Philomena and Dominic claim that there was a mix-up and Dorothy was switched at birth. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose take "dirty dancing" lessons.moreless
    • One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest (2)
      As Dorothy's wedding day approaches, everyone is making preparations. Rose is planning on moving in with her daughter and Sophia is planning on moving in with Dorothy and Lucas. However, in the end, Sophia and Rose decide to stay with Blanche and Dorothy says a tearful goodbye before leaving to begin her new life in Atlanta.moreless
    • Ladies of the Evening
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      The house is fumigated and the girls move into a Miami Beach hotel. Previously, Blanche had won three tickets to see the opening of Burt Reynolds new movie and passes to the party held afterwards where they could meet him. However, on the evening of the opening, the hotel is raided and, mistaken as prostitutes, Dorothy, Blanche and Rose are dragged off to jail.moreless
    • Home Again, Rose (2)
      Home Again, Rose (2)
      Season 7 - Episode 24
      As Rose undergoes triple bypass surgery, Blanche, Dorothy and Sophia grapple with the fact that they may lose Rose and with the fact that the hospital staff refuses to allow them in to see Rose, since they are not considered family. Meanwhile, Rose's daughter Kirsten arrives and expresses her disproval of her mother's living arrangements.moreless
    • The Accurate Conception
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      Blanche's daughter, Rebecca has some wonderful news. She's going to become a mother, through artificial insemination. However, Blanche is less then thrilled, she's totally against the entire thing. Meanwhile, Dorothy has to pull teeth in order to get Sophia to go in for a checkup.
    • One For the Money
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      Sophia's latest get rich quick scheme prompts the girls to recall other various get rich quick schemes they've had over the years including, catering, a dance marathon and a memory of Sophia's from 1954.
    • Not Another Monday
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      Sophia's friend has come up with an idea that will change her life. She wants to commit suicide and she wants Sophia there to hold her hand. Meanwhile, Blanche, Rose and Dorothy become singing nursemaids to a sick baby that they are taking care of for the weekend.
    • What a Difference a Date Makes
      Season 6 - Episode 22
      The man who stood Dorothy up for her senior prom contacts her and they make a date. After learning why he stood her up, Dorothy unleashes her wrath on the person at fault, Sophia. Meanwhile, Blanche goes on a diet in order to keep with her tradition of annually fitting into her wedding dress.moreless
    • Scared Straight
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      Blanche's brother, Clayton comes to Miami for a visit and Blanche goes all out fixing him up on blind dates. However, Rose learns the truth, Clayton is gay and is afraid to tell Blanche the truth about himself.
    • Love Me Tender
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      When Sophia sets Dorothy up on a blind date, Dorothy secretly falls for the seemingly simple man, claiming "he's the greatest lover she ever had." Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose join the "Be a Pal" and become pals to two motherless girls.
    • Forgive Me, Father
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      Blanche and Rose plan a nice dinner at the house for Dorothy and her new boyfriend whom she later learns is a priest. She later gets another shock when she learns he plans to leave the church.
    • Old Friends
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Sophia befriends an old man on the boardwalk whom she becomes quick friends with. However, his strange behavior signals that he has a medical condition, Alzheimer's disease. Meanwhile, Blanche accidentally gives away Rose's teddy bear at a garage sale.
    • End of the Curse
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Blanche is mortified after taking a pregnancy test which indicates she's pregnant. Then after visiting her doctor, she learns the truth, she's beginning menopause. Meanwhile, Dorothy, Rose and Sophia go into the mink breeding business.
    • Yokel Hero
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      Rose is running for St. Olaf Woman of the Year and with a little help from Blanche and Dorothy, altering her list of qualifications on the entry form, she's a sure winner. Meanwhile, a heat wave strikes Miami and the girl's air conditioning goes out.
    • Big Daddy's Little Lady
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Blanche's father comes to Miami for a visit and has an announcement he's engaged to be married. Blanche is thrilled until she meets his fiancee who happens to be younger than herself. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Rose enter a song writing contest.
    • Three on a Couch
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      Constant bickering, causes the girls to seek help from a therapist. This prompts the girls to reminisce about times they didn't get along. The therapist's conclusion, they should not live with one another.
    • Whose Face is This, Anyway?
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      Blanche is convinced that her beauty is fading after attending her high school reunion and discovers many of classmates have had face lifts. This leads her to decide to have major consmetic surgery. Meanwhile, Rose is making a home movie for a class she's taking at the junior college.
    • My Brother, My Father
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      Sophia's brother, Angelo, a priest, is coming to Miami for a visit and he doesn't know Dorothy and Stan are divorced. So in order to spare his feelings, Sophia convinces Dorothy and Stan to pretend to be married. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche prepare to star in a play, The Sound of Music.moreless
    • The Triangle
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Sophia has been avoiding a doctor's check-up and when he shows up at the house, Dorothy finds herself with a new doctor boyfriend who later makes a pass at Blanche. But when Blanche tells Dorothy about it, Dorothy doesn't believe her. Dorothy accuses her of being a slut and when Blanche can't take no more of this, she orders Dorothy to move out.moreless
    • The Competition
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      In a bowling competition, it's Dorothy and Blanche verses Rose and Sophia. If Sophia and Rose win, Dorothy will allow Sophia to go back to Sicily for a visit with an old beau and if Dorothy and Blanche win Sophia will give her a pair of antique earrings.
    • Break-In
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      After a concert, the girls arrive home to discover their house has been broken into. This leads the girls to seek out means to protect themselves, including a security system, guard dog and mace. Meanwhile, Rose becomes so paranoid thinking the robbers will come back, she goes so far as to purchase a gun and, later, is forced to confront her worst nightmare.moreless
    • A Visit From Little Sven
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Rose's cousin Sven, arrives in Miami for a visit just prior to him being married by arrangement. However, when Blanche plays a trick on her latest beau, which involves Sven, the naive groom falls for her. Meanwhile, Sophia tries to renew her driver's license.
    • Nothing to Fear But Fear Itself
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      When Rose must give a eulogy at her aunt's funeral, Rose must try to get over her biggest fear in the world, giving speeches. This also brings up Dorothy and Blanche's biggest fears, Dorothy's of flying and Blanche's of a recurring dream.
    • Take Him, He's Mine
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Dorothy dumps a depressed Stan on Blanche but then becomes incredibly jealous when Blanche and Stan hit it off. Meanwhile, Sophia and Rose begin selling sandwiches on the Boardwalk but they inadvertently make an enemy of another vendor, "Johnny No Thumbs."
    • Sick and Tired (2)
      Sick and Tired (2)
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      Dorothy continues to seek medical advice and turns to Harry Weston for help. Through Harry, Dorothy meets Dr. Chang who is finally able to put a name to Dorothy's malady, chronic fatigue syndrome. Meanwhile, Blanche goes on a writing binge resulting in a novel that is less then enthralling.
    • There Goes the Bride (2)
      There Goes the Bride (2)
      Season 6 - Episode 17
      Totally against Dorothy and Stan's impending nuptials, Sophia vows to not let the ceremony go off. Meanwhile, Blanche begins interviewing for a new roommate since Dorothy is planning to move out and Rose has a confrontation with Myra.
    • Diamond in the Rough
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      While Dorothy and Rose are planning a hospital charity banquet, Blanche falls for Jake, the caterer hired for the event. She quickly learns he's more blue jeans than a black tie which prompts her to foolishly put a stop to their romance.
    • Questions and Answers
      Season 7 - Episode 17
      Dorothy is all excited when she learns the 'Jeopardy' is having tryouts in Miami. This leads her to begin cramming for the audition test and later proves to be an annoyance to everyone at the audition. Meanwhile, Blanche and Dorothy give Rose a dog to cheer her up when her candy striper job at the hospital begins to get her down.moreless
    • High Anxiety
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      After Sophia accidentally knocks a bottle of Rose's pills down the sink, it is discovered, she is addicted to them. She then must battle withdrawal when she can't get a hold of another bottle. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Sophia are hired to be in a pizza commercial.
    • The Auction
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      The girls try to cough up enough money to pay for a new roof. Meanwhile, Sophia's volunteer job at the hospital is what brings the girls a piece of inside information that could give them enough money for a new roof and money left to spare. The info is that a famous artist is dying, so the girls head to an auction to bid on one of his paintings.moreless
    • Love, Rose
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      Rose places an ad in the personals column and she is let down when she doesn't hear an immediate response. This leads Blanche and Dorothy to begin responding under the name Isaac Newton. Meanwhile, Sophia has her hands full, trying to fend off the advances of a British 90-year-old.
    • The Housekeeper
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      The girls' search for a housekeeper ends when they hire Marguerite, a woman who appears to have mystical powers. However, when they fire her, a string of bizarre events convince the girls that Marguerite has placed a curse on them.
    • The One That Got Away
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Blanche is expecting a visit from the one man who has always turned her down when it comes to sex. Thus, makes her determined to seduce him into bed. Meanwhile, Rose claims to have seen a UFO and gets the Air Force involved.
    • Adult Education
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      Blanche's psychology professor sexually harasses her when she goes to him for help on a difficult test. Blanche's professor makes her an harassing deal: If she has sex with him, he'll give her an "A" for the exam. Meanwhile, Dorothy, Rose and Sophia each try to get a hold of tickets for a sold out Frank Sinatra concert.moreless
    • Grab That Dough
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      Sophia got the girls a chance to appear on a hit game show Grab that Dough in California. At the hotel, they miss their reservations and they must sleep in the a result, all their personal belongings are stolen. Sophia still has the tickets but once they arrive to the game, the girls fight and split into two separate competing teams.moreless
    • The Artist
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Dorothy, Blanche and Rose each secretly pose nude for a Hungarian sculptor who will unveil the statue at an art show opening at a museum. Meanwhile, Sophia brushes up on practical jokes to get back a prankster at the Senior Citizens Center.
    • Sick and Tired (1)
      Sick and Tired (1)
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      Dorothy is feeling extremely overtired. She is sure she is ill, but all of the doctors she visits tell her she's fine and that the problem is mental. Meanwhile, Blanche decides to write a romance novel.
    • Home Again, Rose (1)
      Home Again, Rose (1)
      Season 7 - Episode 23

      Rose is upset when she has missed her high school reunion due to being sick, so Blanche convinces her, Dorothy and Sophia to crash a reunion held in Miami, posing as absentees from that school. However, during the reunion, Rose suffers a heart attack.

    • Dancing in the Dark
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      Rose has been dating, Miles Webber, a college professor, but the only thing they seem to have in common is the dance floor. But when Miles invites her to a party, Rose feels like a fish out of water being surrounded by all his intelligent friends. Meanwhile, Blanche battles a dating slump.moreless
    • Mother's Day
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      While waiting for phone calls from their children wishing them a happy Mother's day, the girls reminisce about past Mother's days.
    • Brotherly Love
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      Blanche makes a move at Ted, Stan's brother the minute she learns he's a neurosurgeon. She is furious when she discovers the only woman Ted is apparently interested in is Dorothy. Meanwhile, Rose is suffering from insomnia.
    • Triple Play
      Season 5 - Episode 15
      Blanche tries to lure men by placing a fake ad in the paper trying to sell a Mercedes. Meanwhile, Rose has to deal with meeting Miles's daughter who makes it clear she wants their relationship to be no more and Dorothy discovers Sophia is hoarding Social Security money, thanks to a computer error.moreless
    • The Audit
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Dorothy is stunned to learn that Stan's tax problems are her tax problems since Stan is being audited for a number of years when they were still married. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose take a Spanish class, each for different reasons.
    • Second Motherhood
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      Blanche is romanced by a wealthy suitor who she learns has several small children. This fact dampens his proposal of marriage as Blanche ponders being a mother again. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Rose go to bat with the bathroom plumbing and a chauvinistic plumber who thinks they can't do it, because they're women.moreless
    • There Goes the Bride (1)
      There Goes the Bride (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      Dorothy has been sneaking around so that Sophia doesn't discover that she's been dating Stan. However, when Stan proposes, Dorothy must reveal the truth to Sophia. Meanwhile, Rose goes out to dinner with Ray, a friend of Miles, whose ex-wife, Myra begins stalking Rose.
    • Blind Date
      Blind Date
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      After being dumped by her boyfriend, Blanche befriends a man at a bar and makes a date with him unknown to her he's blind. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Rose try their hand at coaching a kids' football team.
    • The Heart Attack
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      After a dinner party, Sophia suffers an apparent heart attack. A heavy storm delays the paramedics, so the girls try to keep her calm, while trying to stay calm themselves. Meanwhile, Dorothy must deal with the possibility of losing her mother.
    • Little Sister
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      Rose's sister, Holly comes for a visit and becomes quick friends with Dorothy and Blanche, and leaves Rose out in the cold. However, when Rose catches Holly with Blanche's boyfriend and tries to tell Blanche and Dorothy, they refuse to believe her. Meanwhile, Dorothy trusts Sophia to watch a dog, but when Sophia screws up, she tries her best to hide it from Dorothy.moreless
    • Joust Between Friends
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Laid off from work, Dorothy searches for part-time work which leads to Blanche getting her a job at the museum. Then fur flies when Dorothy is handed the job of organizing a banquet, the duty Blanche was hoping for. Meanwhile, Rose finds a stray dog at the supermarket.
    • Stan Takes a Wife
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      Stan breaks the news that he's engaged to be married something Dorothy at first seems to accept. However, after Sophia falls ill, Stan comforts Dorothy which sparks old feelings in her and she contemplates trying to get back together with Stan.
    • An Illegitimate Concern
      Season 5 - Episode 18
      Blanche is stunned when a man comes to the front door and claims to be the illegitimate son of her late husband. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Sophia enter a mother-daughter pageant at Shady Pines.
    • Blind Ambitions
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      Rose's sister, Lily must deal with life as a blind person after recently losing her sight. Meanwhile, the girls hold a garage sale in order to buy a new TV but find it hard to part with things.
    • One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest (1)
      Blanche has a date and needs someone to entertain her visiting Uncle Lucas. She persuades Dorothy into going out with him and the two later come up with a scheme to get revenge on Blanche, who lied to both of them. However, their scheme seems to become all too real, as Uncle Lucas' "phoney" marriage proposal soon becomes sincere.moreless
    • Till Death Do We Volley
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      Dorothy's old friend, Trudy comes for a visit and this revives their old rivalry between each other. However, the visit turns tragic when Trudy suddenly dies and Dorothy blames herself.
    • Mrs. George Devereaux
      Season 6 - Episode 9
      Blanche has a secret admirer and is shocked when she meets him, her supposedly dead husband, George. Meanwhile, Dorothy is being wooed by two men, Sonny Bono and Lyle Waggoner.
    • Valentine's Day
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      It's Valentine's Day, and the girls are all excited until each one of their dates cancel at the last minute. This leaves them to reminisce about Valentine's Day past.
    • And Then There Was One
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      Sophia readies herself for participating in a walkathon. Meanwhile, Dorothy, Blanche and Rose babysit for the walkathon participants children but when the event is over, a baby is left unclaimed.
    • Ebbtide VI: The Wrath of Stan
      Season 7 - Episode 18
      Rose's expose on the living conditions in Angelo's building leads to Dorothy and Stan being labeled as slumlords. This leads to a trial where Dorothy and Stan are ordered to live together in the bug infested building. Meanwhile, Sophia's annual trip to buy shoes goes awry.
    • 10/22/88
      This episode does a study in contrast, Sophia's busy day to Blanche, Dorothy and Rose's lazy day. While Sophia, organizes a band to raise money, volunteers at the hospital and battles return policies at the supermarket, Blanche, Dorothy and Rose sit around discussing what they should do that's constructive.
    • Before and After
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      Rose is convinced she died during a throat spasm. This leads her to live her life to the hilt, totally disrupting the other girls lives. Then, when the girls complain about her new lifestyle, Rose moves out.
    • Job Hunting
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      When Rose loses her job at the grief center, she begins searching for other sources of work. However, in the meantime she becomes incredibly depressed when she battles age discrimination. Meanwhile, Blanche tries to lose a few pounds and Dorothy is excited when a man she once had a crush on, contacts her and asks her out.moreless
    • Blanche's Little Girl
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      Blanche is thrilled by a visit from her daughter, Rebecca, an ex-model who has now gained quite a bit of weight. Also visiting with Rebecca is her oafish beau who constantly puts down her weight. The kicker: she's thinking of marrying him.
    • The Impotence of Being Ernest
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      Rose is crazy about her latest boyfriend, Ernie, but can't understand why he doesn't approach the subject of sex so when she forces the subject she learns the truth, he's impotent. Meanwhile, a mysterious feather in the mail has Sophia acting strange.
    • Ebb Tide
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      Blanche is shattered after her father, Big Daddy, passes away. However, when she goes back to her childhood home, she gets into a big argument with her sister, Virginia and decides not to attend the funeral. Meanwhile, Sophia tries to raise cash for a TV and rents out the girls rooms, while Dorothy and Blanche are away.moreless
    • Goodbye, Mr. Gordon
      Season 7 - Episode 15
      Dorothy is contacted by a high school teacher she once had a crush on. They quickly begin seeing each other and Dorothy is convinced his feelings are genuine. Meanwhile, Rose puts together a talk show.
    • A Midwinter Night's Dream (2)
      A Midwinter Night's Dream (2)
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      The full moon and festivities prompt strange happenings including Blanche's jewelry being swiped, Sophia trying to break a curse and Dorothy and Miles sharing a passionate kiss.
    • Sophia's Choice
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      Sophia goes into action to break her friend, Lillian out of "the worst nursing home in the city." However, Lillian proves to be too much of a handful for Sophia to handle. Meanwhile, Blanche considers having her breasts enlarged.
    • The Engagement (a.k.a.) The Pilot
      The Engagement (a.k.a.) The Pilot
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      In the series pilot, Blanche announces that her latest boyfriend, Harry, has proposed marriage. Hearing this, Rose worries over where she will live and later, worries that there is something off about Harry. Meanwhile, Dorothy is more than exuberant over Blanche's plans, but must also contend with her mother, Sophia, who arrives after her retirement home, Shady Pines, burns down.moreless
    • The Return of Dorothy's Ex (a.k.a.) Stan's Return
      Dorothy's ex-husband, Stan shows up to settle a piece of land in Miami they bought on their honeymoon. This leads to Dorothy and Stan rekindling old feelings resulting in the two of them spending the night together. Meanwhile, Dorothy, Rose and Blanche plan a vacation and Sophia is none too pleased when she learns she is not invited.moreless
    • Larceny and Old Lace
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      Sophia's latest boyfriend, Rocco claims to have been involved in the mob, so when the girls discover a bag of Rocco's with thousands of dollars in it, they assume he robbed a bank. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Blanche sneak a peak at Rose's diary.
    • Zborn Again
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      Dorothy finds herself being wooed by Stan and it seems her old feelings for him are resurfacing. This obviously isn't something that Sophia is too happy about. Meanwhile, Rose has to deal with an annoying co-worker and asks for Sophia's assistance in brushing her off.
    • Rose the Prude
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Having not dated since her husband died, Rose reluctantly agrees to go on a double blind date with Blanche. However, while Blanche's date turns out to be a dud, Rose's date turns into a serious relationship and is later invited on a cruise which would involve sharing a stateroom, something she is not sure she's ready for. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Sophia have a gin rummy marathon.moreless
    • The Bloom is Off the Rose
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      Rose wants more adventure in her relationship with Miles, so she signs them up for sky diving lessons. Meanwhile, Blanche's relationship with abusive man causes Dorothy to speak her feelings.
    • From Here to the Pharmacy
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      A man Blanche has no memory of returns from the Persian Gulf in hopes of fulfilling the promise she supposedly made to him before he left, that she will be his and only his. Meanwhile, Sophia has Rose help her write up her will.
    • The Commitments
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      Dorothy gets wrapped up in "Beatlemania" and begins dating a Beatle impersonator. Meanwhile, Blanche begins to worry about her looks after she pulls out all the stops to get a certain man into bed, but to no avail.
    • Transplant
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      Blanche's sister, Virginia, comes to Miami for a visit and Blanche is convinced she's after something. Later, while out to dinner, she learns just what Virginia is after, Blanche's kidney. She soon must make a decision, give Virginia a kidney or let her find someone else. Meanwhile, Rose and Dorothy babysit for an infant.moreless
    • And Ma Makes Three
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      Feeling sorry for a lonely Sophia, Dorothy allows her to come along on a date with her and Dorothy's latest beau. However, pretty soon Sophia begins tagging along on every date which puts a rift in Dorothy's romantic plans.
    • Sophia's Wedding (2)
      Sophia's Wedding (2)
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      Sophia and Max come back from their honeymoon with no place to stay so Blanche, Dorothy and Rose put them up until they can find a place. Meanwhile, Sophia and Max decide to restart the old business Max had with Sophia's late husband, a pizza knish stand. However, Dorothy begins smoking again!moreless
    • 2/10/90
      After visiting the doctor, Blanche learns that he wants to put a pacemaker in her. However, after the operation, Blanche is so scared of intimacy that she decides to give up sex.
    • Dorothy's New Friend
      Season 3 - Episode 15

      Dorothy befriends a novelist, Barbara Thorndyke and she quickly infringes on Dorothy's relationship with Blanche and Rose who think Barbara is nothing but a stuck up snob.

    • 11/24/90
      Both Sophia and Rose take advice from Blanche that lands each of them in hot water. Due to a drought in St. Olaf, Rose swears to be celibate and Blanche advises her not to tell Miles the truth. While Sophia takes Blanche's tips to lure a man to bed but when she tells him she loves him, he doesn't respond with what she hoped.moreless
    • That's For Me to Know
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      When Blanche tries to put in a hot tub, she gets more than she bargained for when she learns from a city inspector that she either has to lose a renter or make modifications to her home which would cost $10,000. Meanwhile, Dorothy wants to know the truth behind a photo of Sophia as a young bride and a man who isn't her father.moreless
    • Clinton Avenue Memoirs
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      Dorothy becomes alarmed when Sophia forgets the date of her wedding anniversary. This leads Dorothy to face the fact that Sophia is becoming more and more forgetful with age. This doesn't seem to bother Sophia that much, until she fears that the memory of her late husband is slipping away. To regain some of it, she and Dorothy revisit their old apartment in Brooklyn.moreless
    • Son-in-Law Dearest
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      Dorothy's daughter, Kate is coming for a visit and has a big announcement. Dorothy is excited when she thinks the announcement is going to be that Kate is pregnant. However, when Kate arrives, her announcement is far from exciting. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose stay up and watch an "I Love Lucy" marathon.moreless
    • A Midwinter Night's Dream (1)
      A Midwinter Night's Dream (1)
      Season 7 - Episode 20
      A full moon on Leap Year, prompts Blanche to throw a Moonlight Madness Party. However, her plans of being ogled by men go drastically awry when Dorothy gets all of the attention. Meanwhile, Rose contemplates marrying Miles after winning a free honeymoon to Paris.
    • Sophia's Wedding (1)
      Sophia's Wedding (1)
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      The death of a close friend, Esther Weinstock, brings Sophia face to face with Esther's husband a man whom she vowed never to speak to again due to things that happened in the past. However, when Dorothy prompts them to make up they get a little too close and wind up in bed together. Soon after, they announce their engagement, something that Dorothy is totally against. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose begin an Elvis Presley fan club.moreless
    • The Custody Battle
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Dorothy and Sophia have been bickering and Dorothy has been pleading for Sophia to give her some space. So when Dorothy's sister, Gloria, comes to Miami for a visit and asks Sophia to come live with her in California, Sophia quickly says yes. Meanwhile, Blanche is furious when Rose is cast as Lady Macbeth, in a local play, and not her.moreless
    • Room 7
      Room 7
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      Sophia has an after-life experience, seeing her late husband in heaven, while choking on a piece of candy. Meanwhile, Blanche is distraught over the demolition of her grandmother's plantation, so the girls travel to Atlanta. Once there, Blanche handcuffs herself to the radiator.
    • Rites of Spring
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      A week prior to a friend's annual party, the girls debate on what they should do to improve their appearance. This leads the girls to reminisce about previous attempts to improve their looks.
    • That Was No Lady
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      Dorothy finds herself on the other side of the table when her latest boyfriend Glen gives her a shock when he tells he he's married. She surprises herself when she finds herself sneaking around to be with him. Meanwhile, Blanche unloads her old car on Rose in order to buy a new one.moreless
    • Bringing Up Baby
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      Rose is shocked to learn that in her late-uncle's will he left her his "Baby". However she is quickly delighted to learn the "baby" is a pig but delighted is not a word to describe Dorothy, Blanche and Sophia, at least not until they learn that when Baby dies Rose gets a large sum of money.moreless
    • 72 Hours
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      Rose discovers that she may be carrying the HIV virus after learning the blood they used in her gallbladder operation may have contained HIV antibodies. What really gets to her though is the 72 hours she must wait before hearing the test results. Meanwhile, Dorothy organizes a Save the Swamplands charity.moreless
    • The Stan Who Came to Dinner
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      Dorothy feels sympathy for Stan when he tells her he's going to have open heart surgery. However that sympathy fades when she learns of his many infidelities while they were married. Meanwhile, Blanche has her hands full when she tries to balance dating twins.
    • Even Grandmas Get the Blues
      Season 6 - Episode 20
      While babysitting for her granddaughter, a man mistakes Blanche as being the baby's mother and Blanche does nothing to set him straight. Meanwhile, Sophia gets ready for the Festival of the Dancing Virgins, a celebration of mothers and daughters, but Dorothy wants no part of it so Sophia "adopts" Rose instead.moreless
    • Rose: Portrait of a Woman
      Season 7 - Episode 22
      It's Miles birthday and Rose is planning on giving him a golf club. However, Blanche gives her an idea that would spice up her relationship, naughty pictures. Meanwhile, Dorothy speaking at Career Day leads to a new job one that she soon finds less than satisfying.
    • Vacation
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      The girls' dream vacation in the Caribbean turns out to be far from what was advertised in the brochure, as they get stuck in a cheap motel, sharing the bathroom with three men. Meanwhile, with the girls away, Sophia begins a romance with the gardener.
    • On Golden Girls
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Blanche's 14-year old grandson comes to Miami for a visit and brings a new meaning to the term "generation gap" as he stays up all night every night, partying with a rough crowd. Meanwhile, Dorothy studies for her French final, with a guest in the house, while at the same time, she must share a room with Sophia.moreless
    • 12/16/89
      It's the Christmas season and the girls are fed up with Christmas shopping in a heat wave. So they decide to buy gifts for the one person they pick from a hat. Later, the girls decide to serve Christmas dinner for the homeless, including a recently homeless Stan.
    • Family Affair
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Dorothy's son, Michael, and Rose's daughter, Bridget, each come to Miami for a visit and each of them become a little too friendly for Dorothy and Rose's liking. Meanwhile, Blanche hurts her back in aerobics class.
    • Sisters of the Bride
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      Blanche's gay brother Clayton, makes a visit to Miami with a surprise, he has found the right person to make a commitment to, but Blanche still can't get over Clayton's sexual orientation. Meanwhile, Rose expects to win a Volunteer of the Year award.
    • Nice and Easy
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      Blanche's visiting niece is a chip right off the old block when she dates a different man all night every night. Meanwhile, Dorothy does battle with a mouse living in the house.
    • Hey, Look Me Over
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      Rose discovers an old camera of Charlie's with some undeveloped film still in it. After getting it developed, Rose is stunned when one of the pictures shows Charlie in bed with Blanche. Meanwhile, Dorothy tries to get Sophia to have her hearing checked.
    • The Monkey Show (2)
      The Monkey Show (2)
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      Dorothy is stunned to discover Gloria and Stan sleeping together in her bed. An even bigger shock comes for Dorothy when she learns that Sophia pushed Stan and Gloria together. Later, as the hurricane begins to grow in intensity, Dorothy and Sophia get into a fight and an angry Sophia goes out into the hurricane.moreless
    • Comedy of Errors
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      Dorothy finds a list of things that she wanted to accomplish before a certain age and finds that she hasn't accomplished many of them. So she decides to go after one of them, entertaining people. This leads her to sign up to do a stand up routine at a nightclub. Meanwhile, Blanche finds herself battling the IRS.moreless
    • Melodrama
      Season 6 - Episode 19
      Blanche wants to intensify her relationship with her infamous one night stand man, Mel Bushman. Meanwhile, Rose tries her hand at TV reporting, her assignment, a dog show.
    • Where's Charlie?
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      After Miles gives Rose a friendship ring, Rose becomes convinced Charlie is trying to contact her from the grave with the message that he disapproves of her relationship with Miles. Meanwhile, Blanche begins coaching her new baseball player boyfriend.
    • The Golden Girls: Their Greatest Moments
      This 90-minute special broadcast on the Lifetime network in June 2003 served as a reunion show for 3 of the 4 Golden Girls. Estelle Getty was unable to attend due to illness. This special episode has clips and music from the Girls' favorite show moments, as well as some never before seen bloopers and outtakes from the show. It also featured interviews with the Girls, executive producers Paul Junger Witt and Tony Thomas, and creator/writer Susan Harris.moreless
    • Once, in St. Olaf
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      Rose makes a stunning discovery when she learns that a patient she is taking care of in the hospital, a monk, is actually her biological father. Meanwhile, Sophia has to have surgery but a mix-up occurs after the operation and Sophia becomes lost in the hospital.
    • Older and Wiser
      Season 6 - Episode 18
      Wanting someone to watch after Sophia during the day, Dorothy gets Sophia a job under false pretenses. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose are all excited about being hired as models for a Penny Saver.
    • The Monkey Show (1)
      The Monkey Show (1)
      Season 7 - Episode 8
      A hurricane is brewing and it's not just outside after Dorothy gets a visit first from Stan with news that he's over her and moving on with his life. Dorothy quickly discovers who he's moving on with, her sister, Gloria. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose hold a telethon to save a lighthouse.moreless
    • That Old Feeling
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      Blanche is visited by her brother in-law and is taken back by his resemblance to her deceased husband. She quickly finds herself falling in love with hopes of marriage.
    • Strange Bedfellows
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      The girls try to help in a campaign to get Gil Kessler elected as local official. To his advantage, his chances of winning are boosted when reporters snap photos of Blanche entering his home one evening while his wife was away.
    • 9/21/85
      Dorothy's daughter, Kate, comes to Miami with an announcement. She's engaged to a podiatrist named Dennis. Dorothy is thrilled but her happiness quickly turns to anger when she realizes that ex-husband, Stan, is going to be invited. After 38 years of marriage, Stan had left Dorothy for a woman half her age. Dorothy threatens to make a scene at the reception which places Rose and Blanche in the role of peacemaker.moreless
    • Ebbtide's Revenge
      Season 6 - Episode 12
      Dorothy must give the eulogy at her brother (a cross dresser), Phil's funeral. Meanwhile, a fued between Sophia and Phil's widow reaches a peak leading Sophia to reveal her hidden feelings about her son's alternative lifestyle.
    • Wham, Bam, Thank You, Mammy
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      Blanche gets an unexpected visit from her childhood "mammy" (nanny) but Blanche is reluctant to even speak to her since she deserted her when she was a child. Meanwhile, Sophia hires a matchmaker for Dorothy who experiences a date with a convict.
    • Old Boyfriends
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      Sophia's attempts at trying to find a man through the personals goes awry when the man she meets, has a shadow, his sister and they both have a hidden agenda. Meanwhile, Rose meets with an old boyfriend from St. Olaf, one whom she can't remember.
    • Great Expectations
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      Rose joins a positive thinking group and tries to get a pessimistic Dorothy to join. Meanwhile, Blanche is scared to get serious with her latest boyfriend especially after he has a heart attack.
    • Feelings
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      Dorothy receives threats after failing a football star which means he can't play in an upcoming football game. Meanwhile, Rose must deal with her dentist who she thinks fondled her during her last visit.
    • Love Under the Big Top
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      Dorothy is in a serious relationship with a lawyer and jumps to the conclusion that he's on the verge of proposing. However, his announcement is a shocker, he's leaving law to become a circus clown. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche put together a protest to save some dolphins.
    • Love for Sale
      Season 6 - Episode 23
      The girls prepare for the Children's Hospital Bachelorette Auction and a reluctant Dorothy decides to participate. She is in for a quick surprise when Stan walks in and begins bidding. Meanwhile, Sophia's brother, Angelo, comes to Miami, broke and with no place to live.
    • Sisters and Other Strangers
      Season 5 - Episode 21
      Blanche and her sister, Charmaine, reconcile after a life-long rivalry. However, the reconciliation does not last long after Blanche reads her recently published book and realizes the heroine is based on her. Meanwhile, Dorothy becomes fed up with Stan's visiting cousin.
    • Stand By Your Man
      Season 6 - Episode 11
      Blanche meets a man at the library and only after they make a date does she realizes he's in a wheelchair. Meanwhile, Rose wants to keep one of the puppies from Dreyfuss' litter despite Blanche and Dorothy's feelings.
    • Big Daddy
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      Blanche's father, Big Daddy, comes to Miami for a visit, with an announcement, he's sold the family plantation and is setting out to become a country singer. Meanwhile, Sophia places a "curse" on a neighbor who refuses to remove his tree that fell over onto the lanai during a storm.
    • Henny Penny -- Straight, No Chaser
      Season 6 - Episode 26
      Dorothy is in charge of directing a school play, Henny Penny, but when the cast is quarantined, she gets Rose, Blanche and herself to perform as the leads. But when Rose reads the ending, she wants no part in the play.
    • The Truth Will Out (a.k.a.) The Will
      Rose is apprehensive about a visit from her daughter and granddaughter, since their reason for coming is to settle Rose's late-husband's will. But when her daughter takes a look at the will, Rose must explain where all of Charlie's money went. Meanwhile, Blanche gets caught up in the tabloids of a society murder.moreless
    • Ro$e Love$ Mile$
      Ro$e Love$ Mile$
      Season 7 - Episode 10
      Rose, tired of Miles' penny pinching ways, decides to take Blanche's advice and go out with her and some big spenders. Meanwhile, Blanche has been left in charge of Sophia while Dorothy is away, and Sophia decides to go to Sicily to square things with Guido Spirelli, the man she stood up at the alter years earlier.moreless
    • Bang the Drum, Stanley
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      At a baseball game, Sophia gets beaned this prompts Stan to talk her into filing a lawsuit for payment on her severe injuries, which he gets her to fake. Meanwhile, Blanche and Rose prepare for roles in the play "Cats."
    • Beauty and the Beast
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      Blanche is visited by her granddaughter, Melissa, and the only thing that Blanche has on her mind is Melissa winning the Little Miss Beauty Contest. Meanwhile, Dorothy hires a nurse to look after a wheelchair bound Sophia, who is less than thrilled when her nurse turns out to be her old enemy from Shady Pines, but Dorothy ends up being unhappy with Sophia's newfound companionship with Nurse DeFarge.moreless
    • Witness
      Season 6 - Episode 21
      Rose has a new man, Carl, in her life but suddenly out of the blue Miles returns, still undercover in the Witness Protection Program. However, things get hairy when Carl reveals himself to be the mobster that is after Miles. Meanwhile, Sophia loses her glasses.
    • Rose Fights Back
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      When the company that Rose's husband worked for cuts off their pension plan, Rose must face the fact that she's going to get a new job, one that pays more. However, she quickly finds herself dealing with something she never expected, age discrimination. Meanwhile, Sophia goes wild buying things in quantity at a Shopper's Warehouse.moreless
    • 11/10/90
      After the death of a friend, who had been a nun, Sophia decides she would like to become one. So she joins a convent and moves out. Meanwhile, Blanche gets into a car accident with Rose's car which leaves Rose with a lawsuit.
    • Blanche Delivers
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      Blanche's daughter wants to give birth in a birthing center while Blanche is preoccupied by the possibility of Rebecca delivering in a local hospital. Blanche doesn't want to be embarrassed by the fact that her daughter was artificially inseminated. Meanwhile, Rose decides to fulfill a childhood dream of becoming an ice skater.moreless
    • The girls attend the wedding of Dorothy's goddaughter, who is marrying the grandson of a man who was once engaged to Sophia. Sophia thinks that the wedding reception is the perfect spot for revenge after supposedly putting a curse on him years ago. Meanwhile, Rose is nervous about attending the nuptials because weddings turn her on and Miles is out of town.moreless
    • If At Last You Do Succeed. . .
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      Stan has finally hit it big with a new invention but still Dorothy can't be happy for him. Meanwhile, Rose and Blanche fight over some war bonds that if cashed could bankrupt St. Olaf.
    • Twice in a Lifetime
      Season 5 - Episode 20
      Rose must decide between her boyfriend, Miles or an old boyfriend who has just come to town and asks her to go to Europe with him. Meanwhile, fed up with Dorothy's rules, Sophia decides to move out.
    • The Pope's Ring
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      The Pope's in town and Sophia goes to his mass. When she goes to kiss his ring, it slips off into hers. Meanwhile, Blanche is convinced Miles is hiding something from Rose, so as a birthday gift, Blanche gives Rose a detective to spy on Miles.
    • Blanche and the Younger Man
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Rose's dynamic mother comes to Miami for a visit and it becomes apparent to everyone that Rose needs to lay off and stop smothering her energetic mother who just wants to live life. Meanwhile, Blanche is shocked when her aerobics instructor asks her out on a date, but she is concerned because he is half her age and she does all she can to make herself look younger.moreless
    • Mother Load
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      Blanche begins dating a newscaster who has another woman interfering in his life, his mother. Meanwhile, Stan asks Dorothy to attend a counseling session with him. Once there, Stan begins begging Dorothy to take him back.
    • Charlie's Buddy
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      A wartime buddy of Rose's late husband arrives in Miami to see Rose, however he has more in mind than just a friendly visit. Meanwhile, Dorothy and Blanche haggle over the same dress to wear to a social event.
    • You Gotta Have Hope
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      Dorothy is in charge of a hospital charity show and things aren't going her way. She can't find any talent for the talent show and her emcee has just cancelled. Rose's solution for her problem makes things worse when the girls scour Miami in hopes of getting Bob Hope to perform in the show.moreless
    • Letter to Gorbachev
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      Rose becomes concerned about nuclear war when girls in her cadet troop draw pictures of a bleak future. This prompts her to write letters to Gorbachev and Reagan. She's stunned when she gets a response and learns that Gorbechev would like to meet her.
    • Golden Moments (1)
      Golden Moments (1)
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      Sophia announces her intentions of moving out and in with her son Phil. This prompts the girls to reminisce about the good times and the bad times they've had together.

      Clips from previous episodes include: The Engagement, On Golden Girls, Blanche and the Younger Man, A Little Romance, Isn't it Romantic, 'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas, Bedtime Story and Forgive Me, Father.moreless
    • Rose's Big Adventure
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      Rose's latest boyfriend has just retired and she is ready to spend a whole lot more time with him but his retirement quickly turns him into a couch potato. Meanwhile, the girls deal with remodeling the garage into a guest room.
    • Mary Has a Little Lamb
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      The girls take in a 16-year old girl who has just found out she's pregnant and her father's thrown her out. Meanwhile, Blanche's prison pen pal has just been released and is looking for her.
    • Miles to Go
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      After hearing that a mobster has died, Miles reveals that he has been in a witness protection program. However, when it is revealed that the mobster faked his death, Miles must leave Miami and go into hiding.
    • Dateline: Miami
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      A Saturday night and Dorothy being the only one with a date, prompts the other girls to reminisce about some of the worst dates they have ever had.
    • All Bets Are Off
      All Bets Are Off
      Season 5 - Episode 24
      Dorothy's gambling problem re-surfaces after a visit to the race track and quickly begins falling in to debt and gaining an apathy to her job. Meanwhile, Rose takes up painting and Blanche is insulted after a man she works with rejects her advances.
    • Cheaters
      Season 5 - Episode 22
      The married man whom Dorothy once dated re-enters her life and has news that he's now divorced and would like to reconcile with Dorothy. Meanwhile, Blanche and Sophia become the victims of a con game.
    • Never Yell Fire in a Crowded Retirement Home (2)
      Sophia can't remember the events of the evening of the 1985 Shady Pines fire and decides to jump bail and go back to Sicily. With the threat of Sophia going to jail, the girls reminisce about good times they have spent together.
      Clips from previous episodes include: Brotherly Love, The Artist, The Impotence of Being Ernest, The Accurate Conception, Dancing in the Dark, Not Another Monday, All That Jazz and Twice in a Lifetime.moreless
    • Never Yell Fire in a Crowded Retirement Home (1)
      The deathbed confession of an ex-patient of Shady Pines, means bad news for Sophia, since in her confession she stated that Sophia and her started the 1985 Shady Pines fire. With the possibility of Sophia going to jail hanging over their heads, the girls recall happier times (via flashbacks).

      Clips from previous episodes include: Letter to Gorbachev, Brotherly Love, Sick and Tired: Part 1, The Accurate Conception, Rose Fights Back, Love Under the Big Top, Comedy of Errors, Great Expectations, Triple Play, An Illegitimate Concern, 72 Hours and Twice in a Lifetime.moreless
    • Dorothy's Prized Pupil
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      Dorothy has been tutoring a student of hers and he has been doing very well in her class, so well that she decides to submit a paper that he wrote for a contest. However, this inadvertently signals to the INS that he is an illegal alien. Meanwhile, Rose's sudden streak of losing things leads her to become Blanche's slave for a week after she loses a pair of her earrings.
    • Golden Moments (2)
      Golden Moments (2)
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      As Sophia makes up her mind on whether or not to move in with her son, the girls continue to reminisce about the years they've shared together.

      Clips from previous episodes include: The Triangle, Break-In, In a Bed of Rose's, Adult Education, Flu Attack, Job Hunting, The Way We Met, End of the Curse, Big Daddy's Little Lady, The Actor and And Then There Was One.moreless
    • All That Jazz
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      Dorothy's son, Michael, shows up on her doorstep with news that he's separated with his wife and needs a place to stay. However, Dorothy quickly gets tired of his freeloading and dumps him on Stan. Meanwhile, Rose's stress is getting terrible and is reluctant to talk to her boss about cutting back on her "things-to-do" list.moreless
    • We're Outta Here (1)
      We're Outta Here (1)
      Season 4 - Episode 25
      Blanche, Dorothy and Rose return home from a play to discover Sophia in the midst of selling the house. It's later discovered a for sale sign was accidentally placed on the front lawn but Blanche begins to consider it after seeing the amount that she's offered.

      Clips from previous episodes include: Nice and Easy, The Way We Met, Long Day's Journey Into Marinara, One for the Money, A Visit from Little Sven and My Brother, My Father.moreless
    • Snap Out Of It
      Season 6 - Episode 4
      Dorothy decides to help Sophia with the Meals on Wheels program and runs across a reclusive man who hasn't stepped out of his apartment since the 1960's. Meanwhile, Blanche's birthday is coming up and Rose becomes determined to find out her real age.
    • We're Outta Here (2)
      We're Outta Here (2)
      Season 4 - Episode 26
      Blanche debates on whether or not to sell the house as her and the rest of the girls recall times they have spent together (via flashbacks).

      Clips from previous episodes include: Rose the Prude, The Operation, Ladies of the Evening, Big Daddy's Little Lady, Long Day's Journey Into Marinara, Old Friends, Letter to Gorbachev and Three on a Couch.moreless
    • 12/3/88

      The search is on for the missing winning lottery ticket that would give the girls $10,000. The girls had put it in the pocket of an aviator jacket, which Sophia mistook as an item to go to a thrift shop. The search leads the girls to the thrift shop then to a celebrity auction and finally to a homeless shelter.

    • The President's Coming! The President's Coming! (1)
      An FBI agent investigates the girls' lives for a possible visit from President Bush. This leads the girls to reminisce about times they have spent together.

      Clips from previous episodes include: Blanche and the Younger Man, Adult Education, Job Hunting, Family Affair, Diamond in the Rough, A Piece of Cake, Larceny and Old Lace, Rose's Big Adventure, Yes, We Have No Havanas, The One That Got Away, The Auction, Love Me Tender, High Anxiety, Sophia's Choice and Foreign Exchange.moreless
    • Mister Terrific
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      Rose begins to date "Mr. Terrific," a kiddie show host, who gets fired when Dorothy gets a part-time job as a consultant on the show, a job he helped her get.
    • Fiddler on the Ropes
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      Without the consent of the other girls, Sophia sinks their life savings in, Pepe, a prize fighter. However, on the eve of the fight, the girls discover Pepe missing and make a shocking discovery.
    • The President's Coming! The President's Coming! (2)
      When the FBI agent announces that George Bush will make a visit to their home, the girls continue to reminisce and Dorothy quickly readies a list of points she wants to make to the president.
      Clips from previous episodes include: Second Motherhood, Sophia's Wedding: Part 1 and Valentine's Day.moreless
    • Empty Nests
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      In this pilot for another series (Empty Nest, obviously the concept was retooled), the girls' friend Renee is feeling depressed and lonely with her children grown up and moved out and her husband's workaholic habits.