The Golden Girls: Season 3, Episode 21

Larceny and Old Lace (27 Feb. 1988)

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Sophia believes that her boyfriend Rocco, who claims to be a retired gangster, has robbed a bank to impress her.

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Sophia believes that her boyfriend Rocco, who claims to be a retired gangster, has robbed a bank to impress her.

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Mickey Rooney's character is supposed to be age 85. At the time though, Rooney was only 67 in real life. See more »

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The trivia game the girls are playing at the end of the show is obviously a modified Sorry! game board, with "Chance" and "Community Chest" cards from a Monopoly game. See more »

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Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: [about Rocco, Sophia's latest boyfriend] ... Ever since ma started seeing him she's on the phone all the time she stays up all night, last night she came with Niquel on her breath and his surgical stockings in her pocket.
Rose Nylund: Dorothy, can I ask you something?
Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: I don't know what it means - I just don't like the possibilities.
Rose Nylund: No - I wanted to ask you - do you think Blanche has been picking on me lately?
Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: I haven't noticed.
Rose Nylund: [Blanche walks in] Hi, Blanche!
Blanche Devereaux: ...Must you always be so cheerful you... ...
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Larceny and Old Lace (#3.21)
20 January 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Sophia is dating an old gangster Rocco and Dorothy is worried. Soon they find a lot of money in his bag and when Sophia asks him where it came from he tells that he robbed a bank. Dorothy and Blanche read Rose's diary where they think she wrote nasty things about them, but it was about pigs she raised and Rose is very upset they invaded her privacy, but she forgives them.

Such a funny episode! The diary part was hilarious. Loved as Blanche read it when Rose was referring to the pigs. And it was so sweet when Rose said she went to the hall and already missed them.

The bank robbery story was fun as well and it was great to see Mickey Rooney as a guest star. The man has been there through the whole history of television and cinema.


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