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The Crank in the Shaft ()


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Part of a leg drops into an elevator. The gruesome discovery finds the body had been in the shaft for a few days. The victim was an office manager who was disliked by everyone. As the team... See more »

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Temperance Brennan
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Seeley Booth
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Angela Montenegro
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Camille Saroyan
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Jack Hodgins (as TJ Thyne)
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Lance Sweets
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Colin Fisher
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Chip Yap
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Christine Gertin
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Gary Flannery
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Ted Russo
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Dave Farfield
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Stan Nokes
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Hamid Hirani
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FBI Forensic Tech Marcus Geier

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Steven DePaul

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Hart Hanson ... (creator) (creator)
 
Kathy Reichs ... (inspired by the life of forensic anthropologist and author)
 
Elizabeth Benjamin ... (written by)

Produced by

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Steve Beers ... co-executive producer
Elizabeth Benjamin ... producer
Josh Berman ... consulting producer
David Boreanaz ... co-producer
Emily Deschanel ... co-producer
Jan DeWitt ... producer
Hart Hanson ... executive producer
David Jeffery ... co-producer (as David H. Jeffery)
Barry Josephson ... executive producer
Carla Kettner ... consulting producer
Stephen Nathan ... executive producer
Kathy Reichs ... producer
Karine Rosenthal ... co-producer
Craig Silverstein ... consulting producer
Ian Toynton ... co-executive producer
Scott A. Williams ... co-executive producer (as Scott Williams)

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Peter Himmelman

Cinematography by

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Gordon Lonsdale ... director of photography (as Gordon C. Lonsdale)

Film Editing by

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Richard Currie

Editorial Department

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C.J. Liao ... assistant editor
Beverly Parkinson ... post-production assistant
Heydar Adel ... on-line editor (uncredited)
Galen Beers ... post-production coordinator (uncredited)

Casting By

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Rick Millikan

Production Design by

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Michael L. Mayer

Art Direction by

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Greg Richman

Set Decoration by

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Kimberly Wannop

Costume Design by

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Bobbie Read

Makeup Department

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Brooke Bell ... makeup artist
Bernard Gough ... hair department head (as Bernie Gough)
Pam Phillips ... makeup department head
Chris Yagher ... special makeup effects artist (as Mark Christopher Yagher)
Kevin Yagher ... special makeup effects artist

Production Management

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Todd Copps ... post production supervisor
Jan DeWitt ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Jefferson Kibbee ... first assistant director (as Jeff Kibbee)
Dawn Stewart ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Andrew Amicangelo ... property production assistant
Gary Christensen ... construction coordinator
Donna Cline ... storyboard artist
Lisa A. Corbin ... assistant property master (uncredited)
John Patrick ... set dresser
Daphne San Jose ... graphic designer
Ian Scheibel ... property master
Laine Abramson ... buyer (uncredited)
Kama Hayes ... art department coordinator (uncredited)
David Rottenberg ... assistant property master (uncredited)
Monica Sotto ... art department coordinator (uncredited)
Gaylene West ... props (uncredited)
Gaston Wurth ... set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Derek Casari ... adr engineer
Susan Moore-Chong ... production sound mixer
Rob Nokes ... supervising sound editor
Terry O'Bright ... re-recording mixer
Keith Rogers ... re-recording mixer
John Sievert ... foley artist
Guillermo J. Silberstein ... music & effects sound mixer
Matt Temple ... supervising sound editor
Joel D. Catalan ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Matt Hovland ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Ryan Lukasik ... foley assistant (uncredited)
Tom Stasinis ... sound mixer: second unit (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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John Kelso ... special effects foreman (uncredited)

Visual Effects by

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Derek Bird ... visual effects supervisor
Buddy Gheen ... digital compositor
David Watkinson ... computer artist
Brad Kalinoski ... compositing supervisor: LOOK FX (uncredited)
Danny S. Kim ... visual effects (uncredited)
Sk Nguyen ... visual effects coordinator (uncredited)
Migs Rustia ... visual effects editor (uncredited)

Stunts

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Mike Gunther ... stunt coordinator (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Jesse Bactat ... lighting console programmer
Steve Barnes ... assistant camera
Gregory Paul Collier ... camera operator: "a" camera (as Greg Collier)
Gene Fereaud ... electrician
David Gamerman ... rigging gaffer: action unit
Reece Glover ... grip
Paul Hamacher ... dolly grip
Jason D. Hodges ... key grip (as Jason Hodges)
Trevor Houghton ... lighting technician
Mark Marcum ... video playback
Erik Messerschmidt ... gaffer
Andy Shuttleworth ... camera operator: "b" camera / steadicam operator
Chris Thornton ... 2nd Unit Key Grip
Arin Artounian ... computer/video engineer (uncredited)
Matthew Barbor ... electrician (uncredited)
Ian S. Casas ... dolly grip: second unit (uncredited)
Adam Castro ... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Jeffrey Chin ... lighting technician (uncredited)
Rusty Davis ... grip (uncredited)
Maurizio Dotto ... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Greg Gayne ... still photographer (uncredited)
Michael D. Gonzalez ... grip (uncredited)
Andrew Korner ... best boy electric (uncredited)
Jack Messitt ... camera operator (uncredited)
Don Muirhead ... steadicam operator (uncredited)
Charles Sparks ... electrician (uncredited)
Jessica Spuehler ... grip (uncredited)
Hannes Steixner ... grip (uncredited)
Brian Sullivan ... camera operator (uncredited)
Deron Tse ... grip: additional (uncredited)
Jim Unsinn ... computer/video engineer (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Ajay Dass ... extras casting
Alexis Frank Koczara ... original casting
Vicki Rosenberg ... original casting
Christine Smith Shevchenko ... original casting
Christine Terry ... casting assistant (as Christine Ciraolo) / casting associate (as Christine Szaras)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Daniel Flores ... wardrobe assistant
Billy Ray McKenna ... costume supervisor
Kate Lindsay ... key costumer (uncredited)
Melissa Montague ... costumer (uncredited)
Stephen Oh ... set costumer (uncredited)
Lily Scott ... set costumer (uncredited)
Francisco Stoll ... set costumer (uncredited)

Location Management

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Stephen Kardell ... key assistant location manager
Deborah Laub ... location manager
Martine White ... key assistant location manager (uncredited)

Music Department

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The Crystal Method ... main title theme writer and performer
Kevin J. Edelman ... music supervisor
Billy Gottlieb ... music supervisor
Jeff Lingle ... music editor
Jamie Forsyth ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Matthew Talamantes ... driver
Sam White ... transportation coordinator
Rick Scheil ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew

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John R. Brewer ... assistant to co-executive producer (uncredited)
Rahul Chatterjee ... assistant to executive producers
Graham Haverfield ... assistant to executive producers
Caroline Hylton ... script coordinator
Ken Lee ... production accountant
Billie L. Mayer ... script supervisor
Lisa Ripley-Becker ... production coordinator
Aaron Wiener ... assistant to executive producers
Dana Bilbao ... payroll accountant (uncredited)
Ivana Chubbuck ... acting coach: David Boreanaz (uncredited) / acting coach: Emily Deschanel (uncredited)
Amy D'Alessandro ... titles (uncredited)
Rex Dominguez ... set production assistant (uncredited)
Steve Hunt ... production assistant (uncredited)
Candice Lee ... production assistant (uncredited)
Peter McCann ... production assistant (uncredited)
Tiffany Soliah ... assistant production coordinator (uncredited)
Briana Venskus ... production assistant (uncredited)

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Plot Summary

Part of a leg drops into an elevator. The gruesome discovery finds the body had been in the shaft for a few days. The victim was an office manager who was disliked by everyone. As the team investigates, Angela and Hodgins come to terms with their break up. Written by Jesse Sanchez

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Also Known As
  • The Crank in the Shaft (United States)
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  • 60 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia When Bones & Booth go to the victim's job, they tell them that the body was their coworker Patty. One of the guys in the cubicle says "Pretty Patty?" This is a reference at an episode of Spongebob called "Patty Hype" where he makes pretty patties. See more »
Goofs In a place like the Jeffersonian, a lip ring would not have been acceptable. Fisher would have had to take his lip ring out in such a professional work area. See more »
Soundtracks Bones Theme See more »
Quotes Colin Fisher: My grant thesis explored the effect of falls on human bone. I got the idea at my summer job.
Dr. Camille Saroyan: I'm afraid to ask.
Colin Fisher: Suicide hotline.
Dr. Camille Saroyan: Were you... for... or against it?
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