Eureka (2006–2012)
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Before I Forget 

Occurrences of short-term memory loss begin when visiting scientists hit town, and Jack has to determine the cause while not letting down Zoe who is acting in a school play.


Michael Robison


Andrew Cosby (creator), Jaime Paglia (creator) | 2 more credits »




Episode complete credited cast:
Colin Ferguson ... Jack Carter
Salli Richardson-Whitfield ... Allison Blake
Joe Morton ... Henry Deacon
Jordan Danger ... Zoe Carter (as Jordan Hinson)
Ed Quinn ... Nathan Stark
Erica Cerra ... Jo Lupo
Debrah Farentino ... Beverly Barlowe
Tamlyn Tomita ... Kim Anderson
Andrew Airlie ... Jason Anderson
Chris Gauthier ... Vincent
Samuel Patrick Chu ... Putnam
Ryan Vrba Ryan Vrba ... Puck
Amber Borycki ... Cybernetic Fairy
Kenneth W. Yanko Kenneth W. Yanko ... Lt. General (as Ken Yanko)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Neil Grayston ... Douglas Fargo


Jack shoots Henry after trying to arrest a mysterious man. Twenty-four hours earlier we meet Henry's two college friends who may be involved in Jack's memory loss. Everytime Jack and company come close to solving the case of what they forgot, their memory is wiped out again. Meanwhile, Jack must try to remember his daughter's play. Written by Nutmeg1925

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After Jack shoots Henry in the struggle with Jason, the hammer is down on his pistol when Jason activates his machine and escapes. The hammer should be in the cocked position after a shot is fired. See more »


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A Smart and Funny Puzzle
14 May 2018 | by GunnersMateSee all my reviews

Before I Forget begins in the present and dials back a day into the past to fill in the details. It is story of ego, love, and creativity with Henry and Zoe taking front and center in separate (but lightly intersecting) story lines - we get more backstory for Henry and see the future developing for Zoe. The impossibility of the sci-fi developments and how the supposedly dumbest man in town (the Sheriff, of course) and geniuses solve the puzzle in their midst makes for a funny, heart-wrenching, and satisfying ride.

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