Season 5 Episode 1

Legend of the Holy Rose (1)

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Sep 18, 1989 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • MacGyver: Alexander Shannon? Name's MacGyver.
      Alexander: American?
      MacGyver: Proud of it.

    • MacGyver: You're going to have to help me on this. I need a bunch of plastic. Something like, uh, garbage bags. Heavy-duty kind.
      Alexander: Heavy-duty garbage bags?
      MacGyver: Yeah. And this bamboo scaffolding. About a hundred feet should do this.
      Alexander: Can we discuss this?
      MacGyver: No. You don't want to know.

    • Alexander: Oh, my god, I just figured out what you're doing. You know what I think? I think you're crazy.
      MacGyver: Give me a few hours, you'll know for sure.

    • Alexander: It flies! It really flies!
      MacGyver: (surprised) Of course!

    • MacGyver: Well, why would this Von Leer be so interested in... whatever it is you're looking for?
      Zoe: It's kind of complicated.
      MacGyver: Zoe, everything about you is complicated. Try me.

    • MacGyver: Pete, you wanna tap into some of your other agents for the next month or two? I'm about to take a very long nap.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Asked to help find the Holy Grail, MacGyver responds, "Indiana Jones already did that. I saw the movie," referring to Steven Spielberg's 1989 film, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.