MacGyver: Season 2, Episode 22

For Love or Money (4 May 1987)

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MacGyver and a female agent he despises pose as a married couple to infiltrate a psychiatric hospital in Czechoslovakia to free a human rights activist.



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Episode cast overview:
Deborah Adair ...
Diana Rogers
Walter Addison ...
Oksana Olijar ...
Viera Dubcek
Reuven Bar-Yotam ...
Krug (as Reuven Bar Yotam)
Raymond O'Keefe ...
Jevgenij Zorkin
Tom Ormeny ...
Emil Baranov
Josef Rainer ...
Hospital Guard
Vlado Benden ...
Border Guard
Karla Chadimová ...
Nurse (as Karla Triska)


An activist for civil rights in Chzecloslovokia is arrested by the government. He is thrown into a psychiatric hospital as a political prisoner and held there. The Pheonix Foundation devises a plan to free him, but it involves Macgyver posing as a newly-wed with a woman that he despises. Written by Lindsay Duke

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MacGyver was just at this ward a year ago, yet none of the staff or guards recognize him and none of the staff seen in that episode, are present. See more »


MacGyver: [voice over] I was carrying a smoke bomb and a packet of nitroglycerin. Anybody bumped me too hard, it'd... be memorable.
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