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Deadman Switch 

While on a mission to recover a UAV, SG-1 are captured by the bounty hunter Aris Boch who is working for the System Lord Sokar. He tells them there is a bounty on their capture, but offers ... See full summary »

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... Colonel Jack O'Neill
... Dr. Daniel Jackson
... Major Samantha Carter
... Teal'c
... Major General George Hammond (credit only)
... Aris Boch
... Korra
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While on a mission to recover a UAV, SG-1 are captured by the bounty hunter Aris Boch who is working for the System Lord Sokar. He tells them there is a bounty on their capture, but offers to let them go if they help him capture a Goa'uld. The Goa'uld turns out to be a Tok'ra. Can the team persuade Aris Boch to release the Tok'ra and prevent themselves from being handed over to Sokar? Written by Anonymous

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This is the first episode of the series not to feature a Stargate. See more »

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When Samantha Carter and Aris Boch are talking about the difference between Goa'ulds and Tok'Ra, Boch's holster switches between his left and right thighs. See more »

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Sam Carter: Sir, he's not Goa'uld.
Jack O'Neill: And? But? So? Therefore?
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References Beetlejuice (1988) See more »

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Written by Joel Goldsmith
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The Bounty Hunter
12 January 2016 | by See all my reviews

The SG-1 is searching for an Unmaned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) in a planet but they are captured by a bounty hunter called Aris Boch. He explains that he is working for the System Lord Sokar looking for the Goa'uld Kel'ar, but there is a prize for each SG-1 member. Aris Boch also informs that he hates the Goa'uld, but he is working for them. He offers to the SG-1 to help him to capture Kel'ar; in return, he would let them go. Jack, Daniel, Sam and Teal'c are forced to accept the deal, but soon they discover that Kel'ar is indeed a Korra. Further, he explains that Aris Boch and his people have been addicted by the Goa'uld in roshna, a chemical substance produced by the Goa'uld. What will the SG-1 do?

"Deadman Switch" is an episode with a bounty hunter that is not a bad person. Indeed he is addicted in a chemical substance and needs to work for the Goa'uld. In this episode, the Stargate is never shown, maybe for the first time. The episode is well resolved in the final scene. My vote is seven.

Title (Brazil): "Deadman Switch"


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