Season 5 Episode 18

The Lost Amadeus

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Mar 19, 1990 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Wilt Bozer: Man, I'm so hungry I could almost eat health food.

    • Lulu: By the way, I'm Lulu.
      MacGyver: MacGyver.
      Lulu: What's your first name?
      MacGyver: My friends just call me MacGyver.
      Lulu: That bad, huh?

    • Lulu: How old are you?
      MacGyver: Thirty-nine.
      Lulu: Thirty-nine and you've never been married.
      MacGyver: So?
      Lulu: So... that tells me one of two things. Either you've got a fear of commitment or you've got a fear of commitment.

    • MacGyver: Maybe you stole the wrong thing.
      Lulu: I resent that. I have never stolen the wrong thing.
      MacGyver: That's reassuring.

    • Wilt Bozer: That's your problem, MacGyver. Not enough excitement in your life.

    • Lulu: I want to see something.
      MacGyver: What?
      Lulu: First name.
      MacGyver: I told you, my friends call me MacGyver.
      Lulu: Yeah, but it's not like Sting or Prince or something. You've got another first name, right? (look at his driver's license) That's your first name?
      MacGyver: Yeah. So?
      Lulu: So I think I'll call you MacGyver.

  • Notes

    • Though credited, Dana Elcar does not appear in this episode.

    • Shopping mall scenes were filmed at the Pacific Centre in Vancouver, BC.

    • The German episode title is "Von Geigen und Ganoven", meaning "Of Violins and Hoodlums". The Italian episode title is "Lo stradivario perduto", meaning "The Lost Stradivarius".

    • William H. Angarola, Barbara Issak, Miguel Rivera, George Nemzer, Guy Tsujimoto, David Long, and Steve Danforth were nominated for Emmys in the Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series category for their work on this episode.

  • Allusions