Flashpoint: Season 1, Episode 2

First in Line (18 Jul. 2008)

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A desperate father turns a policeman's gun on a surgical team, demanding a heart transplant for his dying daughter.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Swanson
Nathalie Toriel ...
Phoebe Swanson
Mr. Krupchik
Camille James ...
David Talbot ...
Sally LaFlamme


SRU recruit Sam proves himself a fabulous marksman, but needs procedural training on the job. Widower Jack Swanson is ecstatic as his daughter Phoebe is finally paged to receive a life-saving transplant heart in hospital. When administrator Krupchik tells them the computer gave priority to an older patient, Jack flips and takes hostages. Trigger-happy Sam is given drinks duty, fellow father Gregory Parker negotiates. Written by KGF Vissers

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It is discovered that Sergeant Gregory Parker has a son he has not seen in 10 years. See more »


Ed Lane: [to Sam] Look, there's something I need you to do. Alright, see these stairs here, where we came in, right? I need you to do reverse entry, across this hallway to these doors here. I need you to go through, now be careful because that is a big road. I want you to cross. I want you to make an entry into this Timmy's
[Tim Horton's coffee shop]
Ed Lane: . I'll have a double- double
[shorthand for a two cream-two, sugar coffee]
Ed Lane: . Jules?
Jules Callaghan: Cream, no sugar.
Ed Lane: Spike?
Mike Scarlatti: Nah, I'm good.
Sam Braddock: You serious?
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