Season 5 - MacGyver

MacGyver - Season 5

MacGyver

MacGyver

Produced:
1985 - 1992

Number of episodes:
139 Episodes in 7 Seasons
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MacGyver - Season 5

MacGyver - Season 5

MacGyver - Season 5
MacGyver
Season 5
Number of episodes:
21
First Air Date:
September 18, 1989

- Season 5

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MacGyver, einer der beliebtesten Helden des Fernsehens, kehrt mit der fünften Season voller Action, Abenteuer und genialen Erfindungen auf den Bildschirm zurück. Rund um den Globus kämpft MacGyver an der Seite des Rechts, entkommt in letzter Sekunde und rettet immer den Tag. Diese Season hat für MacGyver und seine Fans einige unerwartete Überraschungen auf Lager: eine geheimnisvolle Reise in die Vergangenheit, eine unerwartete Partnerschaft mit seinem Erzfeind und einiges mehr. Wieder sorgt MacGyver dafür, dass man sich jede der unterhaltsamen Episoden immer und immer wieder ansehen kann.

Legend of the Holy Rose: Part 1


Season 5, Episode 1

First Air Date:
September 18, 1989

Episode Details

After a haranguing episode in South America, MacGyver returns home to find himself taken hostage in his own houseboat by an old archaeologist friend. She is there to garner his help in tracking down a hidden treasure for which only she has the clues. But at what cost?

Legend of the Holy Rose: Part 2


Season 5, Episode 2

First Air Date:
September 25, 1989

Episode Details

The search for the Holy Rose takes MacGyver and Zoe to the British Museum where Mac has an ax to grind with a rival treasure-hunter. Eventually they end up in France where the searchers make a dazzling discovery, and just in time to save them from the clutches of a blood-thirsty jewel magnate.

The Black Corsage


Season 5, Episode 3

First Air Date:
October 2, 1989

Episode Details

Sofia, eine politisch verfolgte junge Bulgarin, wird durch Zufall in die Rivalitäten dreier Gangster verwickelt. Sie suchen den 'Schwarzen Gürtel', ein unermesslich wertvolles Schmuckstück. Einer der Gangster wird von seinem Komplizen angeschossen und kann noch kurz vor seinem Tod seinen Teil des Planes, der den Ort des Schmuckstücks angibt, der ahnungslosen Sofia in die Tasche stecken. Nun beginnt eine lebensgefährliche Verfolgungsjagd für Sofia, die in dem Glauben ist, der bulgarische Geheimdienst sei hinter ihr her...

Cease Fire


Season 5, Episode 4

First Air Date:
October 9, 1989

Episode Details

While in Geneva, MacGyver is wounded during an attempted assassination. He is helped by an American girl at a Swiss boarding school who protects and assists him in nailing the people responsible. Mac's efforts even find him hanging from a ski lift half way up a mountain...

Second Chance


Season 5, Episode 5

First Air Date:
October 16, 1989

Episode Details

MacGyver ist in Bangkok, um der Klinik der Phoenix-Foundation ein neues Dialysegerät zu übergeben. Zufällig trifft er Jesse Colton wieder, einen Prämienjäger, der dort nach 15 Jahren seine vietnamesische Freundin aufgespürt hat. Aber Colton ist zu spät gekommen, die Freundin ist bereits tot. Um Geld für den Grabstein seiner Mutter zu beschaffen, stiehlt Willie, der Sohn der Verstorbenen, Coltons Brieftasche und hilft dem Gauner Skinner beim Diebstahl des Dialysegeräts. MacGyver, Colton und später auch Willie versuchen, das Gerät wiederzubeschaffen...

Halloween Knights


Season 5, Episode 6

First Air Date:
October 30, 1989

Episode Details

MacGyver's nemesis Murdoc returns, but this time to strike a deal with his enemy. Murdoc's sister is going to be killed by Murdoc's former employers, HIT. Mac agrees to help, but must keep his guard up if he is going to trust Murdoc at all.

Children of Light


Season 5, Episode 7

First Air Date:
November 6, 1989

Episode Details

Su Ling, ein chinesisches Waisenkind, für das MacGyver vor vielen Jahren die Patenschaft übernommen hat, ist inzwischen eine junge Dame von 22 Jahren. Sie kommt plötzlich zu ihm und erklärt, dass sie von den chinesischen Behörden die Erlaubnis erhalten habe, in Amerika zu studieren. Aber das Mädchen heißt gar nicht Su Ling, sondern Mei Jan. Sie musste mitansehen, wie ihre Freundin Su Ling auf dem Platz des Himmlischen Friedens von Soldaten erschossen wurde. Mei Jan arbeitet in einer Untergrundorganisation und hat nach dem Massaker einen Videofilm gedreht, den sie der Öffentlichkeit vorstellen will. Doch das chinesische Konsulat versucht das zu verhindern...

Black Rhino


Season 5, Episode 8

First Air Date:
November 13, 1989

Episode Details

MacGyver trails a friend to Africa where he witnesses the cruel slaughter of the endangered Black Rhino. When he joins the activists hoping the prevent the poaching, Mac meets up with the man behind the scheme - Ladysmith.

The Ten Percent Solution


Season 5, Episode 9

First Air Date:
November 20, 1989

Episode Details

"Third Park Attack - Streets Declared Unsafe", reads The Observer headline. A Mr Brand, who is running for Congress, is giving a speech on TV, claiming that his goal is to make the streets safe for the people. Meanwhile, at Carlyle Auction House, Pete is makes the winning bid on a valuable Rubens painting The Phoenix Foundation is planning to donate to a museum, to prevent it from being hidden from the public in some private vault. Just at that very moment, a distraught man rushes in, claiming the painting belongs to his family. The man claims the ERR (Einsatzstab Rosenberg Reichminister, WWII Nazi art looters) stole the painting. There is a villainous-looking man observing and reporting to someone over a mobile phone. Something is going on... *****SPOILER WARNING***** Yep, those damn Neo-Nazis are at it again, planning to overtake five states, which equals 10% of The USA (hence the title), funding their election campaigns with paintings stolen from the Jewish people during WWII.

Two Times Trouble


Season 5, Episode 10

First Air Date:
December 11, 1989

Episode Details

Die bekannte Rocksängerin Roxy Yeats hat sich aus alter Freundschaft zu MacGyver entschlossen, bei einem Videoclip der Kampagne 'Rock gegen Drogen' mitzuarbeiten. Die Regisseurin ist mit Roxy jedoch sehr unzufrieden. Sie findet, sie sei verändert, und auch die Stimme sei nicht mehr so wie früher. Bei MacGyver beklagt sich Roxy über ihre Zwillingsschwester Carla, die sie mit ihrer Eifersucht verfolge und ihr sogar nach dem Leben trachte. Ein Fahrstuhl, der Roxy und MacGyver beinahe in den Tod reißt, scheint den Verdacht zu bestätigen. Nur langsam gelingt es MacGyver, Roxys Geheimnis zu lüften...

The Madonna


Season 5, Episode 11

First Air Date:
December 18, 1989

Episode Details

It's almost Christmas. A figure of The Madonna disappears from a church. MacGyver and Pete, who are on their way to to deliver gifts to a local youth center, see and old homeless lady being harassed by two punks and chase them away. They take the lady to the youth center, where she gets shelter. Sadly, the center is under a threat of being shut down because of lack of money. Pete can't help because the Phoenix Foundation budget is already locked for the next six months. The priest from the church speaks on TV, petitioning for information on The Madonna. MacGyver decides to help. But in the unfolding events, the old lady has a role to play as well.

Serenity


Season 5, Episode 12

First Air Date:
January 8, 1990

Episode Details

MacGyver is burnt out because of the Phoenix Foundation's demanding tasks and decides to take a leave. Also, in his answering machine, there are messages from Jack, who has yet another crazy fortune-making idea, and Penny, who is asking for a favor. MacGyver tries to watch a western on TV, but falls asleep on the couch. In his dream, he is in post-Emancipation Old West, arriving in a town called Serenity. There he meets incarnations of Jack, Penny, Wilt Bozer, Milt Bozer, Billy Colton, and, of course, his nemesis, Murdoc... But the Bad Guy is Pete!

Live and Learn


Season 5, Episode 13

First Air Date:
January 15, 1990

Episode Details

Students are dropping out of high school. The Phoenix Foundation has chosen a school with a high drop-out rate and to test their pilot program for lowering the number of drop-outs there. MacGyver gives a physics demonstration using Deron, a young Afro-American football player in high school. He's only interested in sports, but MacGyver tries to make him believe that by concentrating in studying, he could go way further than to Superbowl. Tony is another kid who doesn't bother to take part in science projects - he finds it much more stimulating to sabotage them. MacGyver sees hope for Tony and chooses him as a test subject in the program, but the George Fraley, the toughest critic against soft methods on problem youth thinks Tony is a lost cause. The program requires two positive role models for the subject: one teacher and one outside volunteer. MacGyver nominates himself and Fraley. Tony's dad is a workman at a construction site where the project is two weeks behind schedule. The project manager gives the foreman the order to "be creative". Could the plots for Tony's school and his father's construction site possibly converge?

Log Jam


Season 5, Episode 14

First Air Date:
February 5, 1990

Episode Details

MacGyvers Schulfreundin Amy bittet MacGyver, ihr bei der Aufklärung eines Todesfalles, den sie für einen Mord hält, zu helfen. MacGyver lässt sich in Oregon als Holzfäller einstellen und lernt Amys Mann Jack kennen, der sich von ihr getrennt hat. Gemeinsam kommen sie einem Betrugsmanöver auf die Spur. Foxworth, Inhaber einer Lizenz zum Holzfällen, verschiebt ganze Ladungen von Baumstämmen an Mr. Glass, der sie illegal nach Japan verkauft. Der Kahlschlag hat katastrophale Folgen für den Forst...

The Treasure of Manco


Season 5, Episode 15

First Air Date:
February 12, 1990

Episode Details

MacGyver is at the University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru, to attend the funeral of a brilliant archaeologist, who was murdered in the mountains. And he never found the Inca treasure he searched 15 years for. His daughter Maria is determined to carry his work. The treasure could change the entire economy of Peru, for the good or the bad. For good, if the money obtained from selling the treasure would be used for education. For bad, if MacGyver's old school-buddy Enrique could use it to fund a revolution. Hesitantly, MacGyver agrees to help Maria.

Jenny's Chance


Season 5, Episode 16

First Air Date:
February 19, 1990

Episode Details

A jockey refuses to have any part on a horse race fixed by his employer, a wealthy man called Mr. Henderson. The jockey threatens to go to the police, so Mr. Henderson throws him in a stall with a horse and activates a device which makes the horse crazy. The jockey is stomped to death by the horse. The jockey's daughter Jenny arrives to find his body. The police investigate his death and conclude that it was an accident but Jenny has found evidence that makes her believe it was not, so she calls Jack Dalton and MacGyver to investigate what has happened.

Deep Cover


Season 5, Episode 17

First Air Date:
February 26, 1990

Episode Details

MacGyver is part of a group that is testing remote-controlled unmanned submarines for the DEA's Submarine Interdiction Program, which was looking good until the drug cartel equipped their drug boats with sonar. Fortunately, MacGyver's group has come up with a device called ERMA, that is capable of creating false sonar readings, thus making a DEAD sub equipped with one invisible to all cartel sonar. Of course, the cartel would be VERY interested in getting their hands on such a device...

The Lost Amadeus


Season 5, Episode 18

First Air Date:
March 19, 1990

Episode Details

Bei einem kleinen Verkehrsunfall lernt MacGyver Lulu kennen, die für den Violinvirtuosen 'Izzy' Zimmer kleine Besorgungen erledigt und dafür Geigenunterricht erhält. Izzy bittet Lulu, einen Pfandschein einzulösen. Auf abenteuerliche Art und Weise folgt Lulu - begleitet von MacGyver - der Aufforderung des Musikers. Gegenwert ist eine Golfausrüstung, in der eine alte Geige versteckt ist. Es stellt sich heraus, dass es die lange verschollene 'Amadeus' ist, eine Stradivari, die einmal Mozart gehörte...

Hearts of Steel


Season 5, Episode 19

First Air Date:
April 9, 1990

Episode Details

A young girl has been kidnapped by disgruntled steel-mill workers who want more than money -- they want revenge against her industrialist father who put them out of work.

Rush to Judgement


Season 5, Episode 20

First Air Date:
April 16, 1990

Episode Details

MacGyver ist zum Geschworenen berufen worden: In dem Prozess geht es um einen Raubüberfall auf Wyatt Robins und seine Frau Lisa, bei dem Lisa erschossen wurde. Angeklagt ist der Afroamerikaner Curtis Danby, ein Mann mit einem langen Vorstrafenregister. Für die Medien ist der Fall ganz klar: Danby muss der Schuldige sein, zumal Wyatt Robins in ihm eindeutig den Täter zu erkennen glaubt. MacGyver gibt sich damit jedoch nicht zufrieden und versucht, am Tatort Indizien für Danbys Unschuld zu finden...

Passages


Season 5, Episode 21

First Air Date:
April 30, 1990

Episode Details

Attacked by criminals, MacGyver finds himself in a coma, bordering death. He experiences an incredible vision as he is reunited with his recently departed grandfather Harry and his long-dead parents. They help to realize the importance of his life and give him the strength to save himself and identify his attackers.

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