Mission: Impossible: Season 5, Episode 11

The Rebel (28 Nov. 1970)

TV Episode  -   -  Action | Adventure | Crime
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 30 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Government security forces surprise the MI team during a routine information exchange with insurgents. Dana and two rebels are captured including the rebel who, unknown to government forces... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (teleplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 6602 titles
created 01 Jan 2012
 
a list of 5751 titles
created 08 Jan 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "The Rebel" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Rebel (28 Nov 1970)

The Rebel (28 Nov 1970) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mission: Impossible.
« Previous Episode | 115 of 171 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
...
Dana Lambert (as Lesley Warren)
...
...
...
Colonel Bakram
...
Alex Khora (as Robert Purvey)
Davana Brown ...
Irina
...
Father Sebastian (as Jonathan Lippe)
David Roya ...
Klos
Richard Shelfo ...
Haratch
Diane Holly ...
Maria
Ralph Ventura ...
Soldier
Edit

Storyline

Government security forces surprise the MI team during a routine information exchange with insurgents. Dana and two rebels are captured including the rebel who, unknown to government forces, has the secret "notebook." Jim has a plan but the rebels are skeptical. With the possibility of a traitor in their midst and the help of a local priest of uncertain reliability, the MI must rescue the captives before they break under torture, before the security forces uncover the notebook and before the rebels take matters into their own hands. Written by David Foss

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

28 November 1970 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The lines of rebel leader Alex Khora (Bob Purvey) are dubbed throughout the episode by voice artist Vic Perrin (best known as the "Control Voice" on "The Outer Limits"). See more »

Goofs

About halfway through the episode, Lt. Kappelo (Arthur Batanides) almost forces Barney and Doug to move the fake statue from the spot where it conceals the open storm drain that other IMF members have used to get access to the jail. Paris, however, convinces Col. Bakram (Mark Lenard) to put the statue back before the open drain is revealed. When rebel leader Haratch (Richard Shelfo) peers out of the church a few minutes later, however, a shot of the statute shows it clearly suspended several feet above the ground on the truck winch. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Nice to see Leonard Nimoy and Mark Lenard working together again!
5 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Fans of 1960's television and Star Trek in particular know Mark Lenard as Spock's father in Journey to Babel and also as a Romulan commander in Balance of Terror. In The Rebel, Leonard also shares several scenes with Nimoy as he plays a corrupt South American military officer.

A couple other observations about this episode: There is no self-destructing tape scene at the beginning of this episode. :) At the beginning of the episode Jim Phelps is shot in the arm with a 30 cal. rifle. Later in the episode, he is shoveling away as he tunnels into a prison cell to save Dana and two captured rebels. Obviously, Jim is a fast healer! The bad guys just have to give up the habit of locating their underground prison cells next to abandoned sewer tunnels! I have forgotten how many times has the IMF been able to use sewer and utility tunnels that conveniently pass right by the bad guys' dungeons to break prisoners out of jail!


5 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
"Pilot" ep review rtjoby
Landau quits! Barbara Bain fired! rtjoby
Seasons 1 - 3 the best of the series? oneworld95
I like it, but it's Preposterous gavbrown01
Happy Birthday to ... Cinna_Mini_Me
Peter Lupus Question edestci
Discuss The Rebel (1970) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?