Burn Notice: Season 3, Episode 1

Friends and Family (4 Jun. 2009)

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An old colleague frees Michael from prison and asks for his help in capturing a man who is stealing land from Venezuelan farmers, but is that his real mission?



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Episode complete credited cast:
Refino Cortez
Jail Cop (as Emmet Fitzsimmons)
Shawn Hebert ...
Sandcastle Kid
Lead Commando
Kyle Williams ...


Michael jumps from the helicopter, literally 'dropped' by Caral's team and faces arrest. Former special forces colleague Harlan's lawyer manages to get him off the hook. Sam already agreed that Micheal would help save Harlan's girlfriend and her father, who is arrested in Venezuela as part of a massive land smuggle and extortion scheme. Michael poses as middleman so his team plus Harlan can get to the conspirators chief, Refino Cortez. But that's not the end of the danger. Written by KGF Vissers

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4 June 2009 (USA)  »

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[first lines]
Michael Westen: [narration as he swims ashore from his helicopter jump] As an operative, you get used to being in uncomfortable situations. Whether it's resisting interrogation in a foreign prison, fighting guerrilla forces in a tropical jungle, or swimming 5 miles to Miami Beach in your suit pants - it's just part of the job. What's harder to get used to is going into a situation you don't know anything about. Just because you're exhausted doesn't mean you can stop looking out for trouble. Danger ...
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