MacGyver (1985–1992)
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When a cop is shot, a gun used to assassinate a presidential candidate years ago is found, leading investigators to accuse MacGyver's friend from the youth center of the crime.

Director:

William Gereghty

Writers:

Lee David Zlotoff (created by), Robert Sherman | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Dean Anderson ... MacGyver
Dana Elcar ... Pete Thornton
Charles Andrew Payne ... Breeze
Zachary Ansley ... Todd Fowler
Julie Downing Julie Downing ... Laura Fowler
Jerry Wasserman ... Maddox
Jay Brazeau ... Zamora
Dan Muldoon Dan Muldoon ... Wyatt
Anthony Ulc ... Evers
Peter Blackwood Peter Blackwood ... Sergeant Crawley
Alec Burden Alec Burden ... Dr. Fisher
Terry King Terry King ... Bernie Green
Campbell Lane ... Chief Cooke
Troy Mallory ... Rudy Gibbs (as Troy Christopher Mallory)
Vincent Gale ... Duke Lyman
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Storyline

When a policeman sees a drug deal going down, he tries to arrest the ones involved and is killed. Later it seems that the gun used was used before to kill a Presidential Candidate and a mother. Witnesses place a boy whom MacGyver knows at the scene, he is arrested but refuses to say anything. At the same time, when news of the incident reaches a woman whose father had the gun, she learns that her brother an addict used it to buy drugs. At the same time an arms dealer is asked by his client who learns about the gun, to get it cause he wants to possess it. So they bail out the boy to get him to tell them who has the gun. When Mac gets him away from them, he convinces him to tell him what happened and they go to get the gun so they can prove his innocence. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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drug trade | contraband | theft | See All (3) »


Certificate:

TV-PG
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Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1990 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This episode was produced in reaction to the murder of actress Rebecca Schaeffer by a crazed fan. See more »

Goofs

MacGyver and other characters are locked inside a container with heavy weapons for transport. This is not a plausible course of action for any credible weapons industry merchant. In particular, this was a candy shop for someone like Mac. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Young Club Member: And a lot of people don't understand, or don't really know, that high above our heads, a fragile, invisible layer of ozone shields the Earth's surface against dangerous solar ultraviolet radiation.
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