Jim rubs shoulders with royalty when a princess hires him because she believes someone is trying to kill her friend (Lauren Bacall).
Did You Know?
Garner and Bacall were romantically linked around this time. For a time in '79, Garner was separated from his wife. During this period, Bacall guest starred on a two-part episode of Rockford Files, but Garner denied the rumor - said it was the pressures of the show in fact, which led to the months-long separation from his longtime spouse. See more
Joseph 'Rocky' Rockford #2
You're gonna see a real princess... dressed like that?
Well sure Dad, I don't have much choice. My satin knee britches and barouche are still at the cleaners.
The title is introduced in a staggered fashion. As patrons drive up to a restaurant's valet station, the word "Lions" appears when an elderly couple in a Rolls Royce drive up; then "Tigers" when a couple drive up in a Ferrari 308; then "Monkeys" when a wild costumed couple arrive in a modified Duesenberg convertible; and finally, "Dogs" when Rockford and his date appear in his gold Pontiac. See more