Steven Hill would go onto appear in Mission: Impossible and Law and Order.
Future movie superstar Dustin Hoffman makes one of his earliest acting appearances in this episode as an inept would-be robber.
Parker: (to Finney) Son, if you're gonna make a hold-up, you can't always expect to stage manage the way it's gonna work out.
Finney: My lawyer tells me I have grounds for a civil suit.
Parker: Good luck, pal.
Parker: I'd rather be embarassed by a phony cop than a bad one.
Walenty: If I was a plumber or a salesman or a barber, would you have called me today?
Ola: If you're not a good enough friend to come down and do a little favor for a girl, who needs you?
Parker: (about the phony cop) This man is running barefoot on a bed of coals and there's no way of telling where he's gonna jump next.
Walenty: (to Ola) My father once said the saddest thing in the world is to see a donkey trying to be a racehorse.
Walenty: (after being wounded) Patrolman Walenty reporting.
Parker: How do you do?