Archer: Season 1, Episode 8

The Rock (4 Mar. 2010)

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After ISIS loses yet another lucrative contract to rival agency ODIN, Malory assigns Archer and Lana to embarrass ODIN by stealing a priceless diamond from their biggest client.




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Episode cast overview:
Sterling Archer (voice)
Len Trexler (voice)
Cheryl Tunt (voice)
Pam Poovey (voice)
Cyril Figgis (voice)
Ray Gillette (voice)
Lana Kane (voice)
Malory Archer (voice)
Doctor Krieger (voice)


Since the famous Uffizi disaster, ISIS has not received a lucrative contract to serve as security consultant for a foreign power and/or government. Malory is spot-on her micromanaging mettle when her two best agents are asked to test palace security for San Marino's wealthy microstate (or principality, depending on one's view). When mudak, Len Trexler, steals the San Marino contract for ODIN, Malory commits three phrasing errors in a row and orders ISIS agents to commence "Operation Rub Len Trexler's Big Fat Nose In It!" Days of Oktoberfest and gallons of Jagermeister, beer, schuetzie and absinthe cannot disguise a tiny champagne-coloured thingamabob or labor issues of the drones. In San Marino, ill-equipped Archer and Lana strike forth to make the diamond hot. Back at ISIS, it is all bread and roses, entitlement crap and collective bargaining. With the fate of her only son, Lana (and a limited quantity of gin) in the hands of the drones, will Malory crumble to labor? It may be all ... Written by LA-Lawyer

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When the ISIS employees are discussing unionizing in the lab, one wall of storage bins prominently features the following contents: (top) AIR TOOLS, S.A.E. WRENCHES, CUFF DARTS, PLIERS, ACID; (middle) HAMMERS, POISON, PINCHERS OF PERIL, EXIT, BEER; (bottom) TAP & DIE, GUNS, HOPES, DREAMS, LABELS, RECEIPTS. See more »


[first lines]
Sterling Archer: Shh!
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Closing Theme 'The Killer'
Written by Mel Young
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