Michael learns the real secret behind the Bluth Company's international accounts - his dad may have been illegally building houses similar to the one he lives in in Iraq. George Sr. agrees to take a lie detector test to prove his innocence, but the family gets word that he has had a heart attack while in prison. The family goes to the hospital to visit, but learns that George Sr. has made an elaborate escape. Michael decides that he's had enough, and he and George-Michael decide to pack up and head to Phoenix.
Did You Know?
plays George Michael (Michael Cera
)'s girlfriend Ann, and her brief performance was singled out for praise by the rest of the cast on the DVD commentary for the episode. By Season 2, however, Ann was played by the very different-looking Mae Whitman
. This casting change is possibly a joke, since Michael (Jason Bateman
) repeatedly forgets what Ann looks like, and Maeby (Alia Shawkat
) jealously calls her "No Face". See more
After Lindsay arrives at the hospital and embraces her mother, a boom mic pole can be seen briefly in the upper left corner of the screen. See more
I've got a meeting with Dad's attorney today. He's going to want me to take a lie detector test to use as evidence in Dad's trial, but I don't want to. What if they ask about a magic trick? I can't risk it.
They're not going to ask you anything. They want me to take the polygraph test.
But I'm the oldest. The matriarch if you will.
Oh, sure, I will.
Composed by David Schwartz
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