Magnum, P.I.: Season 2, Episode 9

The Taking of Dick McWilliams (3 Dec. 1981)

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Dick McWilliams, an old military buddy of Magnum's has been kidnapped. Dick's Japanese wife Mitsu ask TM to drop the ransom without informing the police or her father, who never approved of the marriage in the first place.

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TC
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Irene Yah-Ling Sun ...
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Nishimoto
Guy Stockwell ...
Dick McWilliams
Moe Keale ...
Kaholo
Reri Tava Jobe ...
Gloria Bower
Barbara Kelly ...
Woman on Boat
Esmond Chung ...
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Dick McWilliams, an old military buddy of Magnum's has been kidnapped. Dick's Japanese wife Mitsu ask TM to drop the ransom without informing the police or her father, who never approved of the marriage in the first place.

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Although Magnum did not witness the kidnapping, he should've been aware that the kidnapper's vehicle was a blue sedan because he had interrogated Mitsu before. However, when pursuing the vehicles with T.C in the chopper, they had to check all vehicles. Magnum should've realized at first hand that the blue sedan was the one to investigate first and not one of the last ones. See more »

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TC: Thirteen? You expect me to hop over all thirteen of these islands?
Magnum: That's the name of your service isn't it, Island Hoppers?
TC: Yeah, I'm thinking about changing it to Magnum's taxi service!
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