Type
Scripted
Premiered
Jan. 23, 1983
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
Network
NBC TV Network
Genre
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The A-Team

Col. John "Hannibal" Smith and his team were framed for robbing the Bank of Hanoi and sent to a US military prison. They escaped and went on the run, pursued first by Col. Lynch and Col. Decker. While on the lam, they became heroes for hire.

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The A-Team Season 5 (1986-1987)

5x01 5 5x01 Dishpan Man (1)
The A-Team is blackmailed by retired General Stockwell, who kidnaps Hannibal and threatens to have him prosecuted if the A-Team fails to secure the release of hostages held on a plane ...
Sep. 26, 1986
5x02 5 5x02 Trial by Fire (2)
The A-Team's court martial begins and a surprising motive for the death of Colonel Morrison is revealed.
Oct. 03, 1986
5x03 5 5x03 Firing Line (3)
General Stockwell interferes with the plans of Murdock and Frankie to free the rest of the A-Team before the Army can execute them.
Oct. 10, 1986
5x04 5 5x04 Quarterback Sneak
The A-Team uses a football game as a cover to sneak a chemical warfare scientist out of East Germany.
Oct. 17, 1986
5x05 5 5x05 The Theory of Revolution
The outbreak of a revolution interferes with the planned rescue of three Americans from a Third World Country.
Oct. 24, 1986
5x06 5 5x06 The Say U.N.C.L.E. Affair
Stockwell is kidnapped by his former partner who has "gone bad" and the A-Team has 18 hours to find him or forever loose any chances of securing a pardon.
Oct. 31, 1986
5x07 5 5x07 Alive at Five
Face plans to leave the A-Team but gets involved in the rescue of a newswoman from a paranoid mob chief.
Nov. 07, 1986
5x08 5 5x08 Family Reunion
A former political adviser offers to trade a diary for a reunion with his daughter- who Face is hitting on, but Murdock learns that the man may be Face's father and the daughter Face's ...
Nov. 14, 1986
5x09 5 5x09 Point of No Return
Stockwell refuses to allow the A-Team to go after Hannibal when he fails to check in while on a solo mission in hostile territory.
Nov. 18, 1986
5x10 5 5x10 The Crystal Skull
The A-Team's effort to secure a valuable religious artifact involves them with warring island tribes who mistake Murdoch for a God and some unusual missionaries.
Nov. 28, 1986
5x11 5 5x11 The Spy Who Mugged Me
Murdock poses as suave secret agent to catch a killer before he can complete another assignment.
Dec. 02, 1986
5x12 5 5x12 The Grey Team
The A-Team must bring a girl in who has stolen a briefcase from her father, filled with material she believes he's selling to the Soviets.
Dec. 30, 1986
5x13 5 5x13 Without Reservations
Frankie and Face visit Murdock at his job in a restaurant, and all three become hostages of mobsters out to kill a patron, the US Attorney General.
Mar. 08, 1987
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Season 5 Characters

John 'Hannibal' Smith played by George Peppard
Templeton 'Faceman' Peck played by Dirk Benedict
'Howling Mad' Murdock played by Dwight Schultz
Frankie Santana played by Eddie Velez
B.A. Baracus played by Mr. T
General Hunt Stockwell played by Robert Vaughn
Carla played by Judith Ledford
Josh Curtis played by Sandy McPeak
Captain played by Joe Faust
Herself played by Tiiu Leek
Guard played by Robert Anton (II)
Dominique Conré played by Karen Kopins
Underwood played by Francis X. McCarthy
Commandant played by Alejandro Rey
Bernie Greene played by Lew Ayres
Major Laskov played by David Ackroyd
Ben Al Fradeen played by David Hess
A.J. Bancroft played by Jeff Corey
Ivan Tregorin played by David McCallum
Tommy Tedesco played by Richard Romanus
Alice Heath played by Rosalind Chao
Chief Sikahama played by Manu Tupou
Angelo played by Marc Alaimo
T.J. Bryant played by Joe Namath
Ellen Bancroft played by Clare Kirkconnell

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Season 5 Videos

2 Trial By Fire
2 Trial By Fire (47:39)

9 Point Of No Return
9 Point Of No Return (47:23)

4 Quarterback Sneak
4 Quarterback Sneak (48:22)

1 Dishpan Man
1 Dishpan Man (48:07)

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Season 5 Quotes

05x02 - Trial by Fire (2) Season 5 / Episode 2: - Trial by Fire (2)

Capt. H.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock: [During Murdock's Vietnam flashback] Mayday, mayday! [pauses] No... is it possible? Can someone make a Mayday call in January? Quick! Someone bring me an army manual!
Stewardess: Oh, I'm sorry Captain, we just ran out of army manuals. And all we have left are the navy manuals, and a few vegetarian boy scout manuals.
Capt. H.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock: Then... you'd better kiss me.
05x06 - The Say U.N.C.L.E. Affair Season 5 / Episode 6: - The Say U.N.C.L.E. Affair

Hannibal: Frankie, show Murdock to the Madonna memorial shower and develop that film.
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Season 5 Trivia

  • Episode 09 - Towards the end of the series, George Peppard and Mr. T began going home earlier and earlier in the day, leaving most of the work to Dirk Benedict and Dwight Schultz. In this episode, Hannib
  • Episode 02 - Goof (continuity error): According to Hannibal's testimony, the bank robbery was committed in January 27th 1971 - long before the Vietnam war ended. But in the pilot episode "The A-Team" (1983) {Mexican Slayride (#1.1)}, it is said that the robbery was committed four days after the war ended.
  • Episode 01 - Goof (incorrectly regarded as a mistake): In the briefing, Carla says that there are ten terrorists on the airplane. Later, after four of the terrorists leave the airplane with some of the hostages, only four terrorists remain on the airplane - so that would be eight, not ten.
  • Episode 08 - Television viewers got to choose the ending of this episode, whether A.J. Bancroft is Faceman's real father or not, by voting on a call-in line.
  • Episode 10 - Goof (continuity error): Murdock completes the test of fire barefoot. Immediately after, they are attacked, and someone knocks Murdock out. When he regains consciousness, his shoes are on his feet.

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