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Beauty and the Beast Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

22 Episodes 1987 - 1988

Episode 1

Pilot Episode

Fri, Sep 25, 1987 60 mins

In the series pilot, corporate lawyer Catherine Chandler is attacked by thugs, and a kindly man-beast whisks her away to his subterranean world beneath Manhattan. Soon after, Catherine joins the DA's office and encounters her underground friend again when a case she's handling gets hairy. Deputy D.A.: Jay Acovone. Tom: Ray Wise. Edie: Ren Woods.

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Episode 2

Terrible Savior

Fri, Oct 2, 1987 60 mins

A beast-like vigilante is killing subway criminals and Cathy suspects Vincent (Ron Perlman). Father: Roy Dotrice. Jason Walker: Dorian Harewood. Mrs. Dalby: Tracee Lyles. Suki: Iilana B'tiste. Red: Anthony Peck.

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Episode 3

Siege

Fri, Oct 9, 1987 60 mins

Vincent's heart begins to break when Catherine gets involved with a wealthy bachelor until the case she's on starts to bend cupid's arrow. Vincent: Ron Perlman. Micha Langer: Albert Hague. Mundy: Louis Giambalvo.

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Episode 4

No Way Down

Fri, Oct 16, 1987 60 mins

Vincent is wounded and trapped above ground when Catherine (Linda Hamilton) is caught in a cross-fire during a gang war. Chris: Chris Nash. Howie: Tony Longo. Lucy: Nancy Lenehan. Shake: Merritt Butrick.

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Episode 5

Masques

Fri, Oct 30, 1987 60 mins

Vincent slips into a masquerade fund-raiser for an Irish peace activist with plenty of enemies---some of whom are hiding behind masks. Charles Chandler: John McMartin. McPhee: Gerry Gibson. Donald: Eric Pierpoint.

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Episode 6

The Beast Within

Fri, Nov 6, 1987 60 mins

A childhood friend of Vincent's is released from prison, and Cathy looks into his dealings, unaware that his lust for power endangers her life.

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Episode 7

Nor Iron Bars a Cage

Fri, Nov 13, 1987 60 mins

Catherine agonises over a plum job offer in another state---until two ambitious anthropologists capture Vincent.

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Episode 8

Song of Orpheus

Fri, Nov 20, 1987 60 mins

An ad in the personals column summons Father above ground, where he walks into a Kafkaesque nightmare and is arrested for murder.

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Episode 9

Dark Spirit

Fri, Nov 27, 1987 60 mins

Voodoo artists cast a killing spell on members of the business community, drawing Catherine into their black magic and turning her against Vincent.

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Episode 10

A Children's Story

Fri, Dec 4, 1987 60 mins

Foster children are disappearing and, when one of the tunnel kids witnesses the abuse of a young runaway, Vincent calls on Catherine to investigate.

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Episode 11

An Impossible Silence

Fri, Dec 18, 1987 60 mins

Dirty cops are peddling cocaine and a deaf girl from the tunnels sees one of them murder someone.

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Episode 12

Shades of Grey

Fri, Jan 8, 1988 60 mins

When Vincent and Father get trapped in an underground chamber, Catherine may have to get help from a man she recently spurned.

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Episode 13

China Moon

Fri, Jan 15, 1988 60 mins

In Chinatown, an arranged marriage causes the granddaughter of an apothecary to flee to the tunnels with her true love.

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Episode 14

The Alchemist

Fri, Jan 22, 1988 60 mins

An alchemist, exiled from the tunnels but still hiding below, sells a deadly hallucinogenic drug in the city above, while Vincent and Father try to stop him.

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Episode 15

Temptation

Fri, Feb 5, 1988 60 mins

The law firm representing the crook Maxwell's prosecuting sics a beautiful lawyer on him to "soften his resolve".

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Episode 16

Promises of Someday

Fri, Feb 12, 1988 60 mins

The DA's office hires a new lawyer to work on a case with Catherine, who discovers that he's an impostor connected to Vincent's underground world.

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Episode 17

Down to a Sunless Sea

Fri, Feb 19, 1988 60 mins

Catherine's ex-fiancé reappears after five years, and news of his terminal illness draws her toward him, despite Vincent's warnings to stay away from the man.

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Episode 18

Fever

Fri, Feb 26, 1988 60 mins

Mouse discovers an old ship full of priceless treasure moored in a cavern of the tunnels, triggering a flood of greed and jealousy.

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Episode 19

Everything Is Everything

Fri, Mar 4, 1988 60 mins

Catherine is conned by a boy who steals more than her heart, and then seeks her help to restore him back to his clan, which has declared him "dead".

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Episode 20

To Reign in Hell

Fri, Mar 18, 1988 60 mins

Catherine is kidnapped by a follower of the evil genius Paracelsus (Tony Jay), who plans to unseat Father as patriarch of the tunnels. Erlik: Big John Studd. Winslow: James Avery. Vincent: Ron Perlman.

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Episode 21

Ozymandias

Fri, Apr 1, 1988 60 mins

Catherine considers marrying Elliot Burch when his newest building project threatens the tunnel world. Linda Hamilton, Ron Perlman. Mouse: David Greenlee. Father: Roy Dotrice. Elizabeth: Linda Porter.

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Episode 22

A Happy Life

Fri, Apr 8, 1988 60 mins

When Catherine realizes that she and Vincent can never be together, Vincent decides to end their relationship. Linda Hamilton, Ron Perlman. Nancy: Betsy Brantley. Charles Chandler: John McMartin. Dr. Grafton: Sam Freed. Buddy: Richard Young.

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