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01.02 Episode 2 (#40191-003)
Airdate: October 6, 1985

MacGyver is mistaken for a narc when he tries to retrieve a canister filled with a deadly chemical from a plane that crashed near opium fields in Burma.

Written by: Dennis Foley
Directed by: Paul Stanley

Guest Starring: Joan Chen as Lin, George Kee Cheung as General Narai, Clyde Kusatsu as Anek, Keye Luke as Prasert, Benjamin Lum as Truang, Bryan Price as Chan, James Saito as Ming, Angus Duncan as General Hawkins

OPENING GAMBIT: "CRUSHER" In a junkyard, MacGyver uses a magnet to retrieve stolen documents, then escapes from a car about to be flattened. Written by Terry Nation / Directed by Donald Petrie

Nielsen Ratings: 12.2 rating / 19 share / 3rd (51st overall)

Reference: Anek, Burma, Chan, General Hawkins, Ho, Lin, Ming, Narai, Prasert, Truang


MACGYVERISMS


Used an electromagnet to steal
a briefcase and a gun


Used a crowbar to escape from
a crushed car through the trunk


Used a forklift to capture
thieves in their car


Created a chain reaction diversion
using a signal flare, airplane tire,
life jacket, and a life raft


Used a signal flare to
blow up a truck


Used a mirror and a whistle
to send a signal


Exploited a fear of snakes to
commandeer a jeep


Used a decoy to direct a jeep
into a pit


Used a road block to trigger
rifles to fire remotely at jeep tires


Used a log swung from a rope to
knock soldiers from their jeep


Used jeep exhaust and bamboo
filled with fire ash and rice
alcohol to create tear gas


Used a cable and a jeep winch
to bring down a helicopter


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