Miami Vice

Season 2 Episode 10

Back in the World

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Dec 06, 1985 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • This was the last episode Detective Sonny Crockett was seen smoking a cigarette and it is very brief. In this case, viewers complained about Crockett's smoking and Johnson himself took action and quit.

    • This episode was not aired in Germany.

    • Patti D'Arbanville is the mother of Don Johnson's son, Jesse.

    • Only the music of The Doors was used in this episode, which opens with a flashback to the 1975 fall of Saigon: "Strange Days" (at begin) from album of same name; "The Crystal Ship" (at VA hospital) from S/T album; "Five to One" (in hotel) from Waiting for the Sun; "The Spy" (at party) and "Roadhouse Blues" (in bar) from Morrison Hotel; "Break on Through (To the Other Side)" (during chase) from S/T album; "I Can't See Your Face in My Mind" (in glades) and "My Eyes Have Seen You" (searching island) from Strange Days.

    • Don Johnson's directorial debut. G. Gordon Liddy's acting debut.

  • Allusions