Leverage: Season 3, Episode 11

The Rashomon Job (22 Aug. 2010)

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Each member of the team recalls the story of an artifact all of them tried to steal on the same night five years ago.

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Each member of the team recalls the story of an artifact all of them tried to steal on the same night five years ago.

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When Sophie puts the new address sticker on the shipping slip, the date is clearly 2008. Yet this went to air in 2010. The episode is supposed to be 5 years previous so it should have read 2005. See more »

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Sophie Devereaux: It was on route, that's like stealing my mail.
Parker: Well is stealing mail a crime?
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Deteriorating from before this episode
9 September 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The third series may have been rushed compared with the first two. The first thing I notice is that the background music is of less quality.

In the the earlier series, we had cool up-to-date club jazz in the background. This series drops down to more standard and less well- conceived stuff in the background.

In this particular episode, the identity conceived by Sophie, "The Duchess of Barrington-Highsworth" is way too sloppy an error for someone who is supposed to be a top grifter.

I thought everyone knew that a Duchess is a very high rank - the highest below monarch if not indeed a monarch. The Queen of England is unusually referred to as the Duke of Lancaster instead of Duchess. But the principle is that a Duke or Duchess is the ruler of a province at the least. There is actually a Viscountess Barrington Highworth - note the lack of "of" at this level. At the viscount level we can indeed expect the name to relate to an estate rather than anything as massive as a province. Note also the fact that it's Highworth, not Highsworth. Point is, a grifter that sloppy would get caught more often than not!

And then we hear that the security system, a cutting-edge "Tanuki", in the museum is run by a mainframe. I'm not sure if even when mainframes were the latest technology, back in the 50's and 60's, they would have been capable of running a security system. Mainframes are distinguished by having a separate processor for peripheral devices using synchronous I/O. Security systems have to service asynchronous interrupts.

Surely these people can afford a few bucks to consultants to avoid making such mistakes? Or do they think they already know everything and don't need to do any research.


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