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Beauty and the Beast 

"Beauty and the Beast" is an episode of The Golden Girls starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, and Rue McClanahan. Blanche pushes her granddaughter Melissa into a beauty pageant she doesn't want to participate in. Meanwhile, an injured Sophia bonds with her nurse.

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Episode cast overview:
... Dorothy Zbornak (as Beatrice Arthur)
... Rose Nylund
... Blanche Devereaux
... Sophia Petrillo
... Melissa
... Nurse DeFarge
... Woman
Mindy Ann Martin ... Little Girl
... Stage Manager
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Blanche pushes her granddaughter Melissa into a beauty pageant she doesn't want to participate in. Meanwhile, an injured Sophia bonds with her nurse.

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Comedy | Drama

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5 October 1991 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Nurse DeFarge is a literary reference to the character, Madame Defarge, from "A Tale of Two Cities." In the novel she plays an antagonist, similar to this episode. See more »

Goofs

The boom mic is visible SEVERAL times in the entire episode. Looks like the boom guy's arms were tired that day, it's more visible than not at most times! Keep your eyes peeled above everyone's heads in this episode. See more »

Quotes

Sophia Petrillo: Well, now that I'm up, I might as well do some shopping.
Dorothy: Get back here, you deceitful little Sicilian gekko!
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References Terminator 2 (1991) See more »

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Put on a Happy Face
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Written by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams
Performed by Rue McClanahan
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