Jim and Barney vacation together in a Latin American country. While there, Barney falls in love with artist Alma Ross. But the brother of the local police chief obsesses over Alma and is enraged that she and Barney are dating. He goes into her room with a knife. Barney defends Alma but in the process sidesteps the jealous man, who lunges through the window, landing on the knife. Barney is now arrested and ticketed for execution by the police chief, who is operating a secret death squad. Phelps summons Paris and Willy and the IMF must act fast before Barney becomes the death squad's latest victim. Written by
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One of the few episodes that did not begin with an assigned mission. There was no self-destructing recorded message at the beginning. See more
Barney (Greg Morris
) attempts to escape from a jail cell by using an electric arc to burn off the back of the lock. In closeup it is obvious that the "steel" frame of the cell is made of wood since the wood grain is clearly visible. See more