NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 1, Episode 6

Keepin' It Real (3 Nov. 2009)

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A Marine corporal from Camp Pendleton dies by falling from the roof of a hotel in Los Angeles; while investigating, the Callen team find a connection with counterfeiting; the Secret Service joins; the feds find and catch all the bad guys.



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Episode cast overview:
Secret Service Agent Natalie Giordano
Rick Pargo
Marine Sergeant Jerrold 'Pallet' Mulhearn
Marine LCPL. Alex Walder
Burnadean Jones ...


A Marine corporal, Brandon, with PTSD (assigned to the supply depot at Camp Pendleton after returning from Iraq) dies by falling 227 feet from a party on the roof of a hotel in Los Angeles; the LAPD rules the death as a suicide; due to connections the SecNav causes the Callen team to investigate; Eric soon shows that the death is a homicide. Eric, G, and Sam figure out that Brandon took part in laundering high-quality counterfeit $100 bills; G and Sam meet Natalie, a hot-chick agent of the Secret Service. Alex, Brandon's buddy and bunkmate, walks away from the site where Alex's car takes a long drive off a short pier at San Pedro; G and Sam catch Alex back on the roof of the hotel. Kensi meets a businessman and initiates a deal, then she tends a bar and brings in G. Work and surprises ensue, and the gang gather the pieces and put them together as they go; Natalie gets her counterfeiter, and the gang get their murderer. Natalie and G have a closing chat. Written by DocRushing

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The team members repeatably refer to the source of US currency as the "Bureau of Printing and Engraving". The correct name is "Bureau of Engraving and Printing". See more »


NCIS Special Agent G. Callen: I don't date law enforcement.
NCIS Special Agent Sam Hanna: [Sam groans] I think you might want to make an exception this time.
NCIS Special Agent G. Callen: Sam, you know the rule. They go their own handcuffs, I'm out.
NCIS Special Agent Sam Hanna: Look, I think you're making a mistake. The room service she wants isn't on the menu.
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References Dumb & Dumber (1994) See more »

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