"Can't Buy Me Love"
Season 8, Episode 4
#151 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date October 19, 1990
Production code 186934
Written by: Elaine Aronson
Directed by: Jim Drake
Guest stars: S. Marc Jordan
Joleen Lutz
William Utay
Natalie Core
Louan Gideon
Marilyn McCoo
Debi A. Monahan
Candi Milo
Dorothy Andrews
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Can't Buy Me Love was the fourth episode of Season 8 of Night Court, the 151st overall episode in the series. Written by Elaine Aronson, the episode, directed Jim Drake, originallly aired on NBC-TV on October 19, 1990.

"Can't Buy Me Love"
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Dan is thrilled when he offers himself as a prize at a bachelor auction, until he sees the lecherous old woman who bids highest for him; and Christine is beginning to have doubts about her marriage to Tony.


Dan is won at a bachelor auction by a lecherous old woman and Christine has doubts about her marriage.

Did You Know?


  • The title came from The Beatles hit song Can't Buy Me Love.


  • Higher and Higher (1943 film) - Title reference
  • Higher and Higher (1944 film) - Title reference
  • Walk Like a Dragon (1960 film) - Title reference
  • Can't Buy Me Love (1987 film) - Title reference

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