Chuck (2007–2012)
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Chuck Versus the Dream Job 

Chuck tracks down his long-lost father and gets a job working for one of his idols, not knowing what the job has in store for him.

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Chuck is reunited with his long absent father Steve Bartowski, who is none other then Orion, and accepts reluctantly to return for Ellie's wedding but gets a cold welcome from her, unlike gentleman Devon. It turns out software tycoon Ted Roark, who got rich by stealing Steve's brilliant inventions and is about to launch a free operating system, suspect to spread a Fulcrum virus worldwide. Both Bartowskis are to infiltrate Roark Instruents HQ, Chuck as new employee, to prevent the launch for the government and, as their private project, try to remove the Intersect from Chuck's brain. Only Casey ans Sara's protection saves them from worse then double failure. Written by KGF Vissers

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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6 April 2009 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Casey attends NextExpo09 under the alias "David Coleman", as written on his name badge. David Coleman is the prop master on Chuck. See more »

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Around 11 minutes in, Chuck looks at an ad for NetExpo'09 from Roark Instruments. The website in the bottom right says www.roarkinst.con/techexpo - not ".com" See more »

Quotes

Chuck Bartowski: [to Sarah as Steve's gathering his belonging for a trip] Maybe he's not as crazy as I remembered.
Steve Bartowski: [Steve enters] Okay, let's go get your sister married. Huh?
[Steve lifts the blinds a little to look out the window]
Steve Bartowski: Maybe we should wait til dark. They're - they're tracking my every move. Rat bastards!
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References Quantum Leap (1989) See more »

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Luisa's Bones
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by Crooked Fingers
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Fun, dramatic, thoroughly entertaining
23 February 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pretty sure this is my favorite episode of "Chuck", which is saying something since it's been such a great season. It's just filled with such promise, on all fronts; Chuck lands his dream job, tracks down his father for Ellie's wedding, actually figures out who Orion is, and even gets teased with the prospect of once and for all freeing his mind of the Intersect. It's like everything that's been building so far is about to be paid off and it's not even the season finale. The whole thing's a roller-coaster in the most satisfying way, and it still ends on a down note. Remarkable stuff.

And during all of this, Zachary Levi gets to play the hell out of Chuck's pent-up anxieties. He goes toe-to-toe with a great performance from Scott Bakula.

This is where the show fires on all cylinders.

9/10


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