Following the death of a Jaffa on Earth and the disappearance of a prominent businessman, SG-1 starts an investigation into what remains of the Trust and into the actions of the Jaffa ... See full summary »

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Following the death of a Jaffa on Earth and the disappearance of a prominent businessman, SG-1 starts an investigation into what remains of the Trust and into the actions of the Jaffa Nation. They discover that Baal is hiding on Earth after losing his forces to the Jaffa and that the Jaffa are secretly attempting his capture. Written by trekkie4christ

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Diego Klattenhoff, who plays an unnamed team leader in this episode, stars alongside Stargate (1994) actor and original Daniel Jackson James Spader in The Blacklist (2013) as the FBI agent that had lead the hunt for Spader's character in the past. See more »

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When Dr. Daniel Jackson is talking with Major General Henry Landry about the businessmen who make up The Trust, they enter an elevator, which goes from level 3 to level 28 in approximately 6 seconds. See more »

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Lt. Colonel Cameron Mitchell: [talking about a firefight in an office] Witnesses?
Dr. Daniel Jackson: One. Some guy who was working overtime, spent most of the firefight under his desk, but was able to provide the descriptions of three individuals: big, tattooed, chain mail pants.
Lt. Colonel Cameron Mitchell: So it's either our Jaffa, or KISS is back on tour.
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Ex Deus Boringa
2 October 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

God like beings are invading the galaxy. But now the search for Ba'al clones.

Louis Gossett Jaffa started to come into his own as a serious enemy in this episode. But alas, SG-1's creative team decided to go with Ori instead of LGJ as the main enemy.

There's an odd fire fight in a cubicle forest office. Remember when staff weapons took chunks out of blast doors? During this fire fight they couldn't penetrate flimsy cubicles with more than a few sparks.

Teal'c assured everyone Ha'tak vessels can't cloak, despite Ha'tak vessels cloaking a few times in previous episodes.

This episode is full of sloppy writing, broken continuity, and it's based on a flimsy premise. Not to mention it's an annoying diversion from the main story line, like that story line or not.


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