MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

User avatar
lesliekretchmar
Posts: 213
Joined: Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:11 am
Location: midwest US

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by lesliekretchmar » Sat Aug 25, 2018 3:13 pm

I, too, agree with all the comments thus far and found them hilarious! :lol: I loved the way Victoria said "Kiss me", Mac said "What" and Victoria repeated "Kiss me" and he DID :!: :P :!: I also appreciated the way she caught on to the "kitchen chemistry" and knocked out Ingrid :!: And, I loved Mac as a "hood ornament" :!: :P Another great episode :!:
Last edited by lesliekretchmar on Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:25 am, edited 1 time in total.
Image
With a little imagination, anything is possible

User avatar
bftlovesRDA
Posts: 4333
Joined: Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:03 pm
Location: Southeastern USA

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by bftlovesRDA » Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:33 pm

Some photos of "The Enemy Within" from Kate's Lexicon:

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
B

User avatar
bftlovesRDA
Posts: 4333
Joined: Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:03 pm
Location: Southeastern USA

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by bftlovesRDA » Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:31 pm

Is it time to discuss another episode of MacGyver?

"Every Time She Smiles" is next.

Teri Hatcher makes her first appearance on MacGyver as the talkative "airhead" (my description) Penny Parker who is always getting Mac into trouble.

I'll let others give the gist of the plot....but I love the part where Mac and Penny end up on the luggage conveyor belt and I think Mac says to the surprised onlookers..."economy class".

Mac's right hand is in a cast. Kate explains in the Lexicon that "Richard Dean Anderson broke his right hand while shooting an action sequence during the previous episode. During this episode, the cast on his right arm is explained as the result of an accident in which MacGyver broke his hand while on a skiing vacation in the Swiss Alps."

Here are some screenshots from Kate's Lexicon for this episode = a good one in my opinion.

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
B

User avatar
Juliette
Posts: 164
Joined: Fri Mar 02, 2018 12:11 pm
Location: Southeast of France

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by Juliette » Sun Sep 02, 2018 12:19 pm

True, it is a good episode.
I'm not a huge fan of the story but I am definitely a fan of Penny Parker!
And since this episode is the one which introduces her, I like it a lot.
I loved Penny from the first time I watched the show and I was really happy when I saw her in an other episode, and then she became a recurrent character.

RDA's real life injury is well included in the episode, and even very useful.. I love when he knocks out the general with his cast :lol:
The car chase scene is great too, very hollywodian, like Penny says "it's like in the movies". The truck stunt is very impressive!

Great episode!

User avatar
lesliekretchmar
Posts: 213
Joined: Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:11 am
Location: midwest US

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by lesliekretchmar » Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:48 pm

I loved this episode. I found it full of twists and turns. Basically, Mac has been given a tiny piece of microfilm to get out of the country that will expose the security division at the highest level in Sofia Bulgaria of skimming and hiding the money in Swiss bank accounts. Some of the stolen property from the state is part of the Crown Jewels of the German House of Hanover. If the theft is discovered and by whom it could mean their imprisonment or death. Hence, General Petrovich of security and his nephew Stepan Frolov(of security but not part of the theft) are determined to use all resources available to stop Anton Borak, of the underground, from passing the microfilm to MacGyver. This is unknowingly expedited by Penny Parker in the airport, meeting MacGyver (on his way out of the country) and planting the jewels given to her by her lover, Stepan Frolov, who wanted them back because she was leaving him and the country and had followed her to the airport with the police. She and MacGyver are accused of being spies and held in detention at the airport, surrendering their passports, and being placed in handcuffs, together. Mac devises a masterful escape, he and Penny get out of the cuffs and are well on their way to retrieving their passports and the microfilm (which has been under a stamp on a postcard and had been in Mac's possession before their arrest). That isn't the end of it. Mac and Penny have to escape Frolov and Petrovich. Frolov defects to claim the money that his uncle put into a Swiss account in his name which he previously had no knowledge of. The three of them (Mac, Penny and Frolov) escape across the Greek border (Mac with the postcard at long last), and because the border policeman knows Penny, they are not arrested even though they don't have their passports. The end :!:
Image
With a little imagination, anything is possible

User avatar
Juliette
Posts: 164
Joined: Fri Mar 02, 2018 12:11 pm
Location: Southeast of France

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by Juliette » Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:05 pm

Do we move on to the next episode To Be A Man?
I'll go watch it first ;)

User avatar
lesliekretchmar
Posts: 213
Joined: Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:11 am
Location: midwest US

Re: MacGyver/Discuss episode of the week

Post by lesliekretchmar » Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:51 am

Juliette wrote:
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:05 pm
Do we move on to the next episode To Be A Man?
I'll go watch it first ;)
I'll jump in later after others start the discussion, tho I have seen it again and again, recently :lol: :!:
Image
With a little imagination, anything is possible

Post Reply