Life on Mars: Season 1, Episode 11

Home Is Where You Hang Your Holster (18 Feb. 2009)

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The precinct goes into lockdown when a councilman is shot and killed in the station. But before he is killed, the councilman tells Sam that he is from 2009 and that he has found a way to get back home.



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A politician reveals to Sam a secret not unlike Sam's own...just before he gets shot right in the precinct, while Hunt's daughter continues to be much less afraid of her father finding out about her relationship with Sam than he is. Ray and Annie are forced to work together outside the precinct due to the lock-down as a result of the shooting, where she meets Ray's wife for the first time. Written by Moviedude1

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