Season 5 Episode 8


Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Feb 23, 1975 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • (McCloud is in the pilot's seat.)
      Stacey: Have you ever flown a plane before?
      McCloud: Ahhhhh... (He jerks his thumb over his shoulder.) only in the back.

    • Lt. Easton: You don't have to worry, I flew for the Army in the big one.
      Chief Clifford: I'm not worried, I flew for the Navy in the real one.

    • Mechanic: Hey! Hey!! Are you checked out in this bird?
      Chief Clifford: You better believe it!

    • McCloud: You mean he cracked, huh?
      Lt. Easton: He confessed.
      McCloud: So ya won.
      Lt. Easton: The state won.

    • McCloud: 'Preciate y' confidence, Chief.
      Chief Clifford: McCloud!
      McCloud: Yeah.
      Chief Clifford: Stay away from Easton.
      McCloud: There ya go.

    • (Lt. Easton accosts McCloud, who is undercover and knocks him unconscious.)
      McCloud: Remember the Alamo.
      Sgt. Broadhurst: Remember the Clifford!
      Stacey Decker: What's a Clifford?
      McCloud: You're too young.

    • McCloud: Y'know, it must be a wonderful education to be partnered with a man like that.
      Sgt. Broadhurst: Well, he knows his business.
      McCloud: So does a cobra, but you don't want to get in his way when he's conductin' it.

    • Chief Clifford: (To McCloud.) Now, I assigned you to the pawn shop detail, and anything that doesn't have three balls over the front door is off limits to you.

    • McCloud: Y'know, it's against the law to carry a knife.
      Moreno: What's that to you?
      McCloud: I'm a police officer.
      Moreno: Yeah, right. And I'm Pancho Villa.

    • McCloud: That's kinda like a Gila monster.
      Arden: What's a reptile got to do with it?
      McCloud: Well, everybody knows it's got to eat, but nobody can find a bug who's a witness.

  • Notes

  • Allusions