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The Alliance 

Just for a laugh, Jim agrees to an alliance with Dwight regarding the downsizing rumors.

Director:

Bryan Gordon

Writers:

Greg Daniels (developed for american television by), Michael Schur | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Steve Carell ... Michael Scott
Rainn Wilson ... Dwight Schrute
John Krasinski ... Jim Halpert
Jenna Fischer ... Pam Beesly
B.J. Novak ... Ryan Howard
David Denman ... Roy Anderson
Craig Robinson ... Darryl Philbin
Leslie David Baker ... Stanley Hudson
Brian Baumgartner ... Kevin Malone
Kate Flannery ... Meredith Palmer
Paul Lieberstein ... Toby Flenderson
Angela Kinsey ... Angela Martin
Oscar Nuñez ... Oscar Martinez (as Oscar Nunez)
Phyllis Smith ... Phyllis Lapin
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Storyline

Since the rumors of downsizing have occurred in the Scranton branch, Dwight thinks its best to secretly partner with Jim to have each others backs on it, while Jim takes this as an opportunity to have this as one of his pranks against Dwight. Written by James Hake

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Prop master Phil Shea doubled for Rainn Wilson in the scenes where Dwight is hiding in the box in the warehouse but not seen (as revealed on the Office Ladies Podcast). See more »

Goofs

Pam states that there are no staff birthdays coming up in the next month: Meredith's is the next one, and it's still a month away. Later in the series, in episode 7 of season 4 (Survivor Man), Angela lists the birthdays that month,in order: Kelly, Creed, Oscar and Meredith. See more »

Quotes

Michael Scott: I think the main difference between me and Donald Trump is that I get no pleasure out of saying the words 'You're fired.' 'You're fired.' 'Fired.' He just makes people sad. And an office can't function that way.
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Connections

Features Solitaire (1981) See more »

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Good one
24 February 2020 | by zhyarTheChosenSee all my reviews

Really love this series I am watching it almost every day


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 April 2005 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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