Jan. 23, 1983
60 min.
NBC TV Network

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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.


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
Ramon Soulay played by John Durbin
Captain played by Joe Faust
Tiiu Leek played by Tiiu Leek
Guard played by Robert Anton (II)
Dominique Conré played by Karen Kopins
Ben Al Fradeen played by David Hess
Chief Sikahama played by Manu Tupou
A.J. Bancroft played by Jeff Corey
Ivan Tregorin played by David McCallum
T.J. Bryant played by Joe Namath
Commandant played by Alejandro Rey
Underwood played by Francis X. McCarthy
Alice Heath played by Rosalind Chao
Major Laskov played by David Ackroyd
Tommy Tedesco played by Richard Romanus
Bernie Greene played by Lew Ayres
Angelo played by Marc Alaimo

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Season 5 Videos

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Season 5 Quotes

05x04 - Quarterback Sneak Season 5 / Episode 4: - Quarterback Sneak

"Faceman": [trying to win over a guard with a German joke ] Ich kan nog immer klavier spielen!

"Faceman": Ist gut, ja?
Rolf: [ignoring the joke] Deine bevehle, Herr Smit?
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.
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Season 5 Trivia

  • Episode 06 - Goof (continuity error): In the Chinese consulate, the dial on the safe changes. When we first see it, it is black with white numbers on the face of the dial (a wall safe). The close-up shot shows it as one with a silver dial with black numbers. Also, the numbers are on the edge of the dial, indicating that it'
  • Episode 01 - Goof (continuity error): 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 07 - The Fire Station Interior was the set from the television show Emergency.
  • Episode 03 - Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): When Captain Underwood reads the death sentence, he refers to Hannibal and Face by their real names, but refers to B.A. by his nickname rather than his real name - Bosco, which is unlikely.
  • Episode 01 - Goof (errors in geography): The terrorists plan to escape Barcelona Airport is to fly the plane to Gava, a town right next to the airport in real life.

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