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Remington Steele 

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The cases of a female private detective partnered with a former thief who assumes the role of a fictitious detective in the business.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Stephanie Zimbalist ...  Laura Holt 94 episodes, 1982-1987
Pierce Brosnan ...  Remington Steele / ... 94 episodes, 1982-1987
Doris Roberts ...  Mildred Krebs 72 episodes, 1983-1987
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Storyline

Private eye Laura Holt grudgingly accepts a new partner when a mystery man assumes the identity of her fictitious boss, Remington Steele. Together, the two battle crime as their feelings for each other. Written by Melissa Jones <melissaj@comp.uark.edu>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Temple de acero See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

MTM Enterprises See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(94 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The five fake passports in Remington Steele's possession are: Douglas Quintain, England (from Stand-In 1937), Michael O'Leary, Ireland (from Dark Victory 1939), John Murell, France (from Virginia City 1940), Paul Fabrini, Italy (from They Drive By Night 1940) and Richard Blaine, Australia (from Casablanca 1942). Of course, since Mr. Steele is a movie buff, these are all characters that Humphrey Bogart played in the aforementioned films. See more »

Quotes

Remington Steele: Zif climp blagh blagh blaghgh
[looks at Laura]
Remington Steele: It's for you.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits,the MTM kitten wears a Sherlock Holmes deerstalker cap and meerschaum pipe. While meowing, the pipe drops out of its mouth and falls in front of the word "Productions". See more »

Connections

Featured in Britain's Favourite Detectives (2014) See more »

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Remington Steele
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Love this series!!!!
3 July 2004 | by sleuth-spySee all my reviews

Remington Steele is one of my favorite TV series. It had everything: fun, romance, mystery, suspense, and three great leading actors, Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan and Doris Roberts. They were a winning combination. I would love to have the entire series on DVD. Although, I have some complete episodes on video tape, tapes wear out, and I'm hoping for a DVD set to preserve such a wonderful series for posterity.

Stephanie Zimbalist played Laura Holt beautifully. She was a character I admired, a woman striking out on her own, even though she initially had to use deception to get her business on track. Pierce Brosnan was charming as the mysterious con man. Who can forget the wild antics of Doris Roberts as Mildred Krebs, especially the time she was involved in the Steele, Inc. scheme to open a chain of Remington Steele agencies without the knowledge of Laura or Steele?

This is a series that MUST find a place on DVD shelves everywhere.


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