Shawn Spencer was ruthlessly trained in observation as a boy by his father Henry, a strict cop, who moved away years ago, to his relief. Shawn never was able to keep a job. Now a TV news item on a high-profile kidnapping in the wealthy McCallum family makes him attempt a longstanding dream, solving crime for a living. So he recruits his shy youth friend Burton 'Gus' Guster to set up an agency. To get access to the police, he poses as a medium, which bully detective Carlton Lassiter finds frustratingly hard to unmask. the case is harder then expected, but cocky Shawn's perseverance pays off. Written by
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This episode debuted to 6.1 million viewers, making it the highest-rated premiere for a new basic cable series in 2006. It also became the most watched pilot in USA Network history. See more
At the end of the episode, there is a sandbag and one leg of stand in the lower right-hand corner of the shot. See more
Does anyone have any binoculars?
No. No, see we don't carry binoculars.
Ooh, never mind, I found some here in my pocket.
Things Can Only Get Better
Performed by Howard Jones
Written by Howard Jones See more