The BEST episodes directed by Christian I. Nyby Ii

Foothill Division
star
10.14
6 votes

#1 - Foothill Division

Adam-12 - Season 6 - Episode 3

Sgt. MacDonald reported his camper was broken into with three fishing rods and a pair of custom-made cowboy boots missing, and offers two free steak dinners for their return. The officers come across another man with the same "one of a kind" boots that Mac lost. Cases include Malloy, Reed, and Mac riding horseback to locate three suspects in a break-in at a stable, later the station is under sniper fire, Malloy, Reed, and Air Ten assist in capturing the sniper, and Officer Wells (showing his rarely-seen compassionate side) takes up a collection for a couple and their cancer-stricken daughter to get to San Francisco, later Wells finds out he's been had as the "couple" were well-known con artists with a long rap sheet.

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West Valley Division
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9.71
6 votes

#2 - West Valley Division

Adam-12 - Season 6 - Episode 4

Malloy and Reed notice an attractive woman walking her scottie when they get a call from Air Ten to assist with a motorcyclist who is also a potential firebug. They track the young man to his mother's house and the officers warn him about the pitfalls of arson. While the woman continues to walk her dog, the officers investigate a robbery at a movie theater where the manager and ticket taker are tied up; she lets them know a man on a gray motorcycle committed the crime, Malloy and Reed stop a gray motorcycle but the rider is a woman, they locate another motorcycle and catch the suspect after pursuit and the motorcycle crashing. The officers respond to another robbery at a department store where the security guard was shot and provides a dying declaration of who shot him, then Air Ten locates a possible suspect vehicle; the pursuit ends with two people just wanting to experience the thrill of a police chase. The Scottie dog is found tied up and the officers discover the woman is in reality a fur thief, and is arrested.

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L.A. International
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9.17
5 votes

#3 - L.A. International

Adam-12 - Season 6 - Episode 23

Malloy, Reed, and Officer Woods are assigned airport duty at LAX, now equipped with closed-circuit cameras, which were used to observe a burglary in progress and apprehend the suspects before they could leave. An argument over a suitcase resulted in the discovery of drugs, another dispute involving an Army soldier and another man uncovers a scheme where the civilian took Japanese Yen from the soldier. A ticket clerk that catches Malloy's eye informs him of a man who bought tickets from her previously under a different name, which results in the breakup of a credit card theft ring, a runaway is escorted to security until his mother can pick him up, and a silent alarm at a toll gate results in the capture of a robber who was holding a hostage. As a reward for breaking up the credit card theft ring, the company invites Malloy and the ticket clerk to lunch--Reed is invited too but Malloy pays Reed (a week's worth of lunches) NOT to join the couple on the lunch date.

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Wedding Bells (1)
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9.13
47 votes

#4 - Wedding Bells (1)

Walker, Texas Ranger - Season 8 - Episode 24

As Walker and Alex prepare to tie the knot, Walker finds out that they have both been targeted for death by an assassin. The wedding, proceeds without incident. However, what happens en route to their honeymoon in Paris is a different story.

Wedding Bells (2)
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9.09
46 votes

#5 - Wedding Bells (2)

Walker, Texas Ranger - Season 8 - Episode 25

As Walker and Alex prepare to tie the knot, Walker finds out that they have both been targeted for death by an assassin. The wedding, proceeds without incident. However, what happens en route to their honeymoon in Paris is a different story.

Fearless Dotty
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9.03
34 votes

#6 - Fearless Dotty

Scarecrow and Mrs. King - Season 1 - Episode 19

Spies stalk Amanda's mother after a bookstore mix-up puts her in possession of a book containing vital information.

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That's Right, We're Bad
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8.66
72 votes

#7 - That's Right, We're Bad

The Fall Guy - Season 1 - Episode 4

Danny was framed by 'Animal' for an armored car robbery. If he goes to jail, 'Animal' will kill him. Colt and Howie go undercover in prison to protect him and it all goes awry.

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Atlas Belched
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8.58
118 votes

#8 - Atlas Belched

Moonlighting - Season 2 - Episode 9

Dave busies himself finding an important phone index for a hapless young executive while Maddie mulls over an offer to sell the agency to a competitor.

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Stormy Weather (2)
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8.50
2 votes

#9 - Stormy Weather (2)

Jake and the Fatman - Season 5 - Episode 14

Jake continues investigating the murders of Strobach and Blore, and evidence starts to point at Warren's old corner man Doug McKeown. But whom is he working for?

Stormy Weather (1)
star
8.50
2 votes

#10 - Stormy Weather (1)

Jake and the Fatman - Season 5 - Episode 13

A porn producer is killed in a way quite similar to a murder 5 years ago for witch McCabe got a young boxer convicted. Jake investigates, and gets involved with a reporter who seems to know things before the police do.

The Deadly Replay
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8.46
24 votes

#11 - The Deadly Replay

The Six Million Dollar Man - Season 2 - Episode 8

Steve attempts to re-test the experimental plane that caused his near fatal accident. When suspicious things begin happening, Oscar reveals to Steve that his first crash might not have been an accident. Steve chooses to proceed with the experiments hoping to lure the saboteurs into the open.

The Bride of Tupperman
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8.46
115 votes

#12 - The Bride of Tupperman

Moonlighting - Season 2 - Episode 11

Dave and Maddie compete to fulfill their client's unusual request: find him a possible mate fitting his very specific requirements.

How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?
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8.33
3 votes

#13 - How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?

Jake and the Fatman - Season 1 - Episode 21

A friend of Jake, Matthew Hammond, is having an affair with a rich lady. They decide to marry, but when she asks her husband for a divorce, he kills her and frames Hammond.

Above and Beyond ... Nearly
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8.24
16 votes

#14 - Above and Beyond ... Nearly

Emergency! - Season 5 - Episode 18

Johnny and Roy receive an award, but they cannot remember which specific incident earned it. A ninety-four year old man breaks his ankle dancing. A man passes out in the dentist's chair - is it his heart, or something else? Paramedics rescue a stranded mountaineer.

Honest
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8.18
22 votes

#15 - Honest

Emergency! - Season 2 - Episode 17

A gas explosion results from a white lie, prompting Johnny to go on an honesty kick. At the hospital, doctors work to save a boy who is inexplicably choking to death. In the field, the paramedics rescue a teenage boy injured in a dive off a roof, and a baby and his blind grandfather trapped in a burning house.

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The End of Logan's Run
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8.17
22 votes

#16 - The End of Logan's Run

Hill Street Blues - Season 4 - Episode 17

Belker has a final run in with his bald headed pickpocket with many names; Joyce defends a man whose brother plans to threaten the prosecution witness into silence; and Operation Stop 'N Cop begins.

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Brunettes Are In
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8.17
35 votes

#17 - Brunettes Are In

Scarecrow and Mrs. King - Season 2 - Episode 6

A white-slavery ring kidnaps Amanda, while Lee tries to find a valuable microdot chip.

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Money Talks -- Maddie Walks
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8.14
161 votes

#18 - Money Talks -- Maddie Walks

Moonlighting - Season 2 - Episode 3

Maddie learns through the near-suicide of a friend where her embezzling accountant has fled to and immediately flies after him, determined to get her money back.

Rip-Off
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8.09
23 votes

#19 - Rip-Off

Emergency! - Season 2 - Episode 20

Roy and John are accused of stealing money from a victim. A premature delivery and a blinded man result from a car crash. A perilous rescue involves a plane that might explode.

The Reel Rangers
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8.08
12 votes

#20 - The Reel Rangers

Walker, Texas Ranger - Season 9 - Episode 22

Walker and Alex are so excited about the arrival of their new baby that they start decorating the nursery with everything a baby could want and more. Meanwhile, the Rangers stumble onto a movie set and become stars for a day, and Walker and Trivette participate in a charity motorcycle ride.

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Boot
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8.05
18 votes

#21 - Boot

Emergency! - Season 2 - Episode 19

The firemen are puzzled by Boot's strange behavior. Meanwhile, paramedics rescue a woman whose sports car is pinned under a gas truck and investigate a series of unusual incidents in the home of a woman attempting to cook a meal for her boyfriend and his mother. An unconscious man is brought in to the hospital suffering from internal bleeding. Dr. Early deals with the victim of a curse. An explosion in a hospital lab endangers a number of workers and important records.

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Last Chance Salon
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8.05
19 votes

#22 - Last Chance Salon

Hill Street Blues - Season 5 - Episode 11

Renewed gang feuding involves a small local grocery store and its owners; Belker takes his anger about Robin's decision to stop seeing him out on his frightened informant during a beauty parlor undercover; Garibaldi cuts corners to help a young hooker and in his night school class; and Furillo must work against Daniels to head off a major gang battle.

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The Mouse
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8.05
22 votes

#23 - The Mouse

Emergency! - Season 4 - Episode 20

An elderly man is trapped in his burning house. Chet becomes obsessed with ridding the station of an uninvited guest. Paramedics and doctors treat a man who suffers repeated cardiac arrests. Dixie comforts the husband of an elderly patient. Roy and John help break up a fight. Several crises occur at an apartment house hit by a jet fighter.

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Trunk from the Past
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8.00
5 votes

#24 - Trunk from the Past

Tales of the Gold Monkey - Season 1 - Episode 7

Sarah receives a mysterious trunk from her late father and it leads her to a lost civilization.

The Professor
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8.00
24 votes

#25 - The Professor

Emergency! - Season 2 - Episode 15

A man shows signs of schizophrenia for no apparent reason and the Secret Service won't give any clues. Roy has an admirer, yet John accuses him of having no charisma. The paramedics respond to a false alarm on a fireboat, and end up saving the victim of a plane crash; they also deliver a premature baby and rescue a man threatening to jump off a tall building.

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Dogsbreath Afternoon
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8.00
18 votes

#26 - Dogsbreath Afternoon

Hill Street Blues - Season 7 - Episode 18

Buntz tracks down Belker's snitch as the whole station house works to find out who shot Mick; Renko is forced to be honest with Daryl Ann by a blackmailing hooker; and Russo and Flaherty stalk a reported lion.

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Find a Victim
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8.00
2 votes

#27 - Find a Victim

Ironside - Season 5 - Episode 18

A Mob numbers racket suffers a series of robberies, but is understandably unwilling to report the thefts. The Chief, feeling that he knows who might be the guilty party, sets out not only to stop the robberies, but also to get to the thief before the Mob metes out their own form of justice.

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Yours, Very Deadly
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8.00
108 votes

#28 - Yours, Very Deadly

Moonlighting - Season 3 - Episode 4

Dave and Maddie are hired by a married woman to find the man she has been sharing a torrid romantic correspondence with and make sure he understands the arrangement is over.

Vanishing Act (2)
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7.98
136 votes

#29 - Vanishing Act (2)

Diagnosis Murder - Season 1 - Episode 7

The same gang involved in the Schroeder murder kidnaps Mark's underworld friend, Gus Benedict. Jack and Mark try to save Benedict before time runs out.

Iceman
star
7.95
19 votes

#30 - Iceman

Walker, Texas Ranger - Season 6 - Episode 2

After an explosives expert known as the Iceman is hospitalized, the Rangers are forced to ask their old friend, Charlie Brooks, for help in catching a local crime boss who had hired the Iceman for a job, since Charlie bears a resemblance to the Iceman. While Charlie agrees to do this in exchange for not having to serve the rest of his community service, he soon loses the device that allowed Walker to keep track of him, not to mention that the Iceman soon escapes from the hospital.

On Camera
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7.93
14 votes

#31 - On Camera

Emergency! - Season 5 - Episode 12

A documentary crew follows the paramedics as they rescue a teen-aged snakebite victim, help a dangling stuntman, retrieve a boy who fell off a cliff and rescue a driver from a truck fire.

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The Girl on the Balance Beam
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7.92
11 votes

#32 - The Girl on the Balance Beam

Emergency! - Season 5 - Episode 16

Fourteen year old Nancy Benedict's father pushes her hard, wanting her to achieve Olympic fame - but a bad fall from the balance beam might crush those hopes. Paramedics rescue a girl suspended by wires and free a drunk driver trapped in a car. A train fire involving explosive ammonium nitrate endangers the firefighters.

Scales of Justice
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7.90
21 votes

#33 - Scales of Justice

Hill Street Blues - Season 6 - Episode 14

LaRue and Washington continue to stake out the tattoo parlor for a killer; Bates has a tough decision to make about Fabian; Jablonski tries to enforce a city ban on smoking in the station house; Hill meets someone special at his father's funeral; Chief Daniels surprises Furillo by offering to endorse him as his successor; Buntz cuts some corners to get a dealer selling killer synthetic heroin off the streets.

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Obsession (1)
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7.89
37 votes

#34 - Obsession (1)

Diagnosis Murder - Season 5 - Episode 24

Dr. Sloan insists that a man he helped condemn to death for a series of bombings is guilty, even after a post-execution explosion.

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Larry of Arabia
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7.89
18 votes

#35 - Larry of Arabia

Hill Street Blues - Season 6 - Episode 17

Coffey persuades Bates to file guardianship papers for Fabian; Furillo considers returning to work as Daniels asks him for help getting the consultancy job he wants; Buntz appears on a TV small claims court; an impatient old woman messes up Belker's undercover at a pawn shop; and Hill, Renko, LaRue, Washington and Goldblume stumble on a courier for an international arms purchaser and deal themselves into his action.

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Second Chance
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7.89
18 votes

#36 - Second Chance

Walker, Texas Ranger - Season 7 - Episode 8

As a radical group from the IRA attempts to stop the peace process in Belfast, Adam McGuire, raids their safe house and kills the leader's younger brother in self-defense. Now the faction vows revenge and orchestrates a plan. When McGuire takes his ailing 12-year-old daughter to Dallas for a life- saving bone marrow transplant to cure her leukemia, the IRA group is there to greet him. They kidnap the girl and hold her ransom in exchange for a renouncement of the peace agreement. Now Walker must do everything he can to save Jennifer McGuire's life, and to keep the peace.

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Zero
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7.88
24 votes

#37 - Zero

Emergency! - Season 3 - Episode 10

A woman screams for therapeutic reasons. When the paramedics are interviewed on a TV program. Johnny freezes in front of the camera and Roy must bail him out. A young boy attempts suicide by leaping off an apartment ledge at the hospital, the doctors suspect he may be an abused child. The paramedics rescue a man trapped in a doughnut machine and a child from a structure fire.

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Prestidigitation
star
7.88
16 votes

#38 - Prestidigitation

Emergency! - Season 4 - Episode 18

The paramedics rescue a magician trapped in his trunk. Dr. Brackett's father is treated at the hospital for phlebitis. A fireplace explodes and falls on top of the homeowner. An auto accident sends a power transformer flying into a man's bedroom. Roy and John are puzzled by a gift from the magician. A fuel truck collides with a car and a gas main, trapping a woman and starting a fire.

All Creatures Great and...Not So Great
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7.86
106 votes

#39 - All Creatures Great and...Not So Great

Moonlighting - Season 3 - Episode 5

A priest asks Dave and Maddie to find a woman he's become infatuated with during confession and whose latest revelation was her intention to kill herself.

G.T.A.
star
7.86
7 votes

#40 - G.T.A.

Adam-12 - Season 7 - Episode 13

Malloy and Reed start looking at salvage yards after thefts of older cars begin to increase.

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Der Roachenkavalier
star
7.84
19 votes

#41 - Der Roachenkavalier

Hill Street Blues - Season 7 - Episode 14

Buntz worries over the state of Furillo's marriage; LaRue and Washington get lots of help in their quest for a prize winning cockroach; Belker chases down a purse snatching dog; and Goldblume continues to buck the system when he releases a felon in direct contradiction of city council guidelines.

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The Deadly Test
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7.83
19 votes

#42 - The Deadly Test

The Six Million Dollar Man - Season 3 - Episode 6

A Middle Eastern country's attempt to bring down the plane of a neighboring country's prince fails, killing one of their own instead. Steve is sent to both prevent further attacks on the prince's life and stop the two countries from from waging on each other.

Hardcore Connection
star
7.83
6 votes

#43 - Hardcore Connection

T.J. Hooker - Season 4 - Episode 4

While on a prostitution sting, Hooker spots veteran vice officer Daniels' car parked outside a motel, and goes to investigate just as the officer is shot by an assassin. Both the gun-man and the prostitute Daniels was meeting with flee the scene, and the officer's superior reports that Daniels wasn't there on Police business, and what's more, was found with money suggesting that he'd been taking bribes. But Hooker is adamant that the veteran officer is innocent of the accusations, and has two days before the funeral to clear the officer's name and find out what he was really doing at the motel. The girl Daniels was meeting with holds the key to the true circumstances, and Hooker forces her ex-roommate, a reluctant, wise-cracking ex-prostitute, into helping him track the down. But the girl is hiding in fear from the dangerous porno producer who was involved with the officer's shooting...

Playing God
star
7.82
34 votes

#44 - Playing God

Diagnosis Murder - Season 8 - Episode 10

Dr. Mark Sloan seeks the murderer who killed a med student, drained his blood, and stored him in the Community General morgue.

Obsession (2)
star
7.82
33 votes

#45 - Obsession (2)

Diagnosis Murder - Season 5 - Episode 25

Three months after the execution of Lewis Sweeney, explosions are still rocking the LA area every four days. The unpopular Dr. Sloan continues his efforts to nail Carter Sweeney for the bombings.

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The Artful Dodger
star
7.79
33 votes

#46 - The Artful Dodger

Scarecrow and Mrs. King - Season 1 - Episode 17

Amanda develops a new found friend when Amanda and Lee began investigating the theft of military secrets.

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Musical Mania
star
7.79
24 votes

#47 - Musical Mania

Emergency! - Season 2 - Episode 11

After Chet cracks a joke about John playing the Squad horn, John takes up the bagpipes, trombone, and guitar. Paramedics help a gardener suffering from tetanus. The father of a boy suffering from lead poisoning is reluctant to have it treated. The firemen rescue the driver of an ice cream truck. A schoolgirl dies from an overdose. A glider pilot crash lands. A man working under his house is trapped.

Knight Moves
star
7.77
127 votes

#48 - Knight Moves

Knight Rider - Season 1 - Episode 20

Michael tries to catch hijackers who are knocking off shipments carried by independent truckers.

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The Bash
star
7.76
16 votes

#49 - The Bash

Emergency! - Season 4 - Episode 14

A man is trapped on a film set with a bear. When Roy and John rescue him, they are invited to a 'thing' that the man is giving later that week. John talks Roy into getting overdressed for the event. Dr. Brackett treats a man suffering from trichinosis. A bomb blast injures two men. The paramedics resuscitate a musician at the party.

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Malibu Fire
star
7.74
39 votes

#50 - Malibu Fire

Diagnosis Murder - Season 5 - Episode 3

A Malibu Hills fire is the backdrop for rising tensions between the residents; a disgraced stockbroker, a naturalist, a worried father, and a land developer. A worried Dr. Sloan deals with his own parental fears when Steve helps fight the fire.

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