Chuck: Season 5, Episode 5

Chuck Versus the Hack Off (9 Dec. 2011)

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Chuck and Sarah infiltrate an unusual cult to find the designer of a computer virus. The Buy More gets a new employee.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Big Mike (credit only)
Ellie Bartowski (credit only)
Gertrude Verbanski
Cult Leader
Colin Davis
Vali Chandrasekaren


Chuck and Sarah infiltrate an unusual cult to find the designer of a computer virus. The Buy More gets a new employee.

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Did You Know?


During Chuck's first hacking session, green falling text similar to the coding from _The Matrix_ can be seen on his screen. Carrie-Anne Moss who plays Gertrude Verbanski, head of the rival security company, played Trinity in The Matrix Trilogy. See more »


In the beginning of the episode, as Chuck and Sarah are leaving the prison, a gate is open for a passing cop car. A guard goes to close the gate, the shot changes, and suddenly the gate is closed with no guard in sight. See more »


Gertrude Verbanski: Sarah, girls like us, we don't just leave the spy business. Look at me, I've been doing this since I was 16 years old. I never had another job - not my entire life. I wouldn't know what to do if I did. How about you? Would you do anything else?
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References Swordfish (2001) See more »


O Canada
Music by 'Calixa Lavaliée"
Lyrics by Adolphe-Basile Routhier
Performed by Danny Pudi
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