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The IMF goes after Mel Bracken, a drug distributor who gets his poor-quality drugs from Midwest drug manufacturer C.W. Cameron, who ships them to Diego Maximillian in Mexico, then Diego secretly ships them to Bracken. Since Cameron's operation is legal, the IMF have to tie all three men together.


Episode Info


Episode number: 5x2
Production Number: 505
Airdate: Saturday September 26th, 1970



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Special Guest Stars
Robert AldaRobert Alda
As Diego Maximillian

Guest Stars
Sal MineoSal Mineo
As Mel Bracken
Dana ElcarDana Elcar
As C.W. Cameron

Co-Guest Stars
Ford LileFord Lile
As Pusher
Recurring
Jose DeVegaJose DeVega
As Freddy
Kasey RogersKasey Rogers
As Bunny (Bunny Cameron)
Joy BangJoy Bang
As Girl

Uncredited
Bob Golden (1)Bob Golden (1)
As Customs Man
Recurring
Main Cast
Peter Graves (1)Peter Graves (1)
As James Phelps
Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
As The Amazing Paris
Lesley Ann WarrenLesley Ann Warren
As Dana Lambert
Greg MorrisGreg Morris
As Barney Collier
Peter LupusPeter Lupus
As Willy Armitage
Bob Johnson (1)Bob Johnson (1)
voiced The IMF Voice

Recap

Mel Bracken is at his apartment and meets with one of his pushers. He explains that he’s expanding his operations into the suburbs, tripling their volume in a month. Mel’s girlfriend has gotten into Mel’s stash and calls him up to the bedroom, and Mel irritably tells his henchman, Freddy, to get her out of there...

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Episode Quotes
Pusher: Not just kids, eh?
Mel Bracken: Uh-uh. Everyone. Happiness, that's what everyone wants, isn't it? Happiness.. and that's what we supply.

Jim: Your move is the most unpredictable, Dana, but it is the key. He'll be tough. He's as strait-laced as they come and he's never had a date with another woman.
Dana: I understand. Really moral. All he does is kill a couple of kids now and then.

C.W. Cameron: You know, young lady, you look very familiar.
Dana: Oh, well, do you ever stay up for the late show?
Bunny Cameron: Oh, we rarely stay up late for anything.



Episode Goofs
For some reason, the tape player that Jim picks up for his briefing is almost entirely out of tape.


Although Barney originally calls Jim and tells him there are only ten cans of peanuts, when Willy shows up with the fake boxes, there are clearly more, about 15d...



and an even larger number can be seen later at Mel's warehouse when Barney makes the delivery.




Other Episode Crew

CreatorBruce Geller
Executive ProducerBruce Geller
ProducerBruce Lansbury
Associate ProducerBarry Crane
CastingJim Merrick
MusicBenny Golson
Music EditorDan Carlin Sr.
Music SupervisorKenyon Hopkins
HairstylistAdele Taylor (1)
Make-upRobert Dawn
Set DecoratorLucien Hafley
Production Sound MixerDominick Gaffey
Script SupervisorBarbara Atkinson
Production CoordinatorDale Tarter  |  Mike Jarvis
Post Production SupervisorJohn A. Fegan Jr.  |  William Cairncross
Re-Recording MixerJoel Moss
Director of PhotographyRonald W. Browne
Art DirectorGibson Holley
Production ManagementGordon A. Webb
Sound EditorMIchael Colgan
Special EffectsJohn Burke (3)
Costume SupervisorMichael Tierney  |  Dodie Schaefer
Main Title ThemeLalo Schifrin
Film EditorJohn Loeffler
Assistant DirectorMichael P. Schoenbrun
Story ConsultantLaurence Heath
Executive Vice President In Charge Of ProductionDouglas S. Cramer
Supervising Property MasterArthur Wasson
VehiclesEd Chamey
Editorial CoordinatorLarry L. Mills
 
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