Goren and Eames pursue the people who killed a banker so they could loot his apartment.
Did You Know?
The psychopathic charisma and globe-spanning criminal exploits of Bernard Fremont [Michael York
] strongly appear to have been inspired by real-life murderer Charles Sobhraj, now serving a life sentence in a Nepalese prison. Compare, for example, the title of this episode with that of journalist Thomas Thompson's 1979 non-fiction bestseller about Sobhraj, 'Serpentine'. See more
The bank exec. who's found in the hotel room is declared DOA by the cop on the scene. But the term DOA is a term used in hospital emergency rooms. DOA means dead on arrival and is used to differentiate people who are dead before they reach the hospital from those that die in the emergency room.
The slang for a victim found dead outside a hospital is DOS, or "Dead on Scene". See more
Detective Alexandra Eames
[referring to Bernard Fremont
What is it that women see in him?
Detective Robert Goren
The door to another world.