Burn Notice: Season 1, Episode 3

Fight or Flight (12 Jul. 2007)

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Michael's landlord, Oleg, is having a problem with one of his waitresses. She hasn't come into work because she witnessed a crime committed by a man who just happens to be a member of a ... See full summary »



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Episode complete credited cast:
Cara Stagner (as DeDee Pfeiffer)
Sophie Stagner
Alvaro Desantos
Akhom Thabet
Teo Castellanos ...
Nelson J. Perez ...
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Michael's landlord, Oleg, is having a problem with one of his waitresses. She hasn't come into work because she witnessed a crime committed by a man who just happens to be a member of a local drug cartel. Michael is (mostly) happy to look into it, as he also continues his investigation into who stuck him with his burn notice. Written by Anonymous

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Although created on their own by Craig S. O'Neill and Jason Tracey, Sam's go-to cover name of "Chuck Finley" is also that of a coworker of Bruce Campbell's father. See more »


Michael subdues a bad guy and initially points his gun at his head. Michael then points his gun at the bad guy's knee to make him talk. The camera switches to a new angle and now Michael's gun is once again pointed at the bad guy's head. See more »


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18 July 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Michael attends an international conference at a hotel in order to get the name of the person that has burned him. Later he takes a job his landlord, Oleg, offers him in exchange for 4 months free rent. This job involves a girl who's witnessed a crime who's now afraid to leave her house thus not being able to work for Oleg. Meanwhile, Fi pressures Mike into getting his deceased dad's car (and a key to his apartment), which is another whole bag of trouble.A pretty decent episode and ,in my mind at least, a marked improvement on the first two episodes of the series. only downside being not much of Bruce Campbell this time out.

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