The Best Episodes Directed by Michael O'herlihy
#4 - The Legacy
Mission: Impossible Season 1 - Episode 15
The IMF must get hold of a horde of Nazi gold through four young men, sons of Hitler's top aides, who are sent to Switzerland to meet for the first time and pool their parts of the "puzzle" together. One of the men, the only one known to them, is replaced by Rollin. Each has part of an account number, and the team needs to hypnotize and trick the bank manager into giving them the complete account # and then slip it to Rollin. The bank account contains an envelope with a microdot, which when combined with a slide in each man's pocket watch provides the location of the treasure. After seeing the other men's slides, Rollin fakes the loss of his watch, then he and the rest of the team head to the cemetary. Two of the men figure out the puzzle from their pieces and follow. In a gunfight Dan is wounded, but one of the men is killed and the other runs off rather then face Rollin's wrath. The gold turns out to have been made into a crypt, and is recovered.
#5 - The Emerald
Mission: Impossible Season 2 - Episode 18
A plan to devaluate U.S. currency was concealed on a valuable emerald by a U.S. spy, and the emerald was inadvertently obtained by Victor Tomar, an international arms dealer. Tomar is traveling by ship, as is Yorgi Petrosian, an enemy agent sent to recover the emerald. Rollin as a card shark gets together with Petrosian and they make a deal - Rollin will cheat Tomar and give Petrosian the gem and keep the winnings. Cinnamon tricks Tomar into getting to a game when Jim pretends to take her expensive bracelet. Tomar loses to Petrosian, but Rollin double-crosses Petrosian and gets the cash and the emerald. Petrosian tries to kill Rollin but Willy knocks him out and they fake that he's been lost overboard and found by a passing trawler. Petrosian wires a message to his aide, William, to kill Petrosian. Then they knock out Petrosian, put him in Rollin's cabin with a mask, and Williams kills Petrosian-as-Rollin and disposes of the body.
#8 - Damon's Road (1)
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 7
Jonathan Damon is building the C&L Railroad. His crew has quit do to lack of pay. The store says no more credit. Goldie, his girl, and the three girls in her act are leaving. He needs to dig up 20 men. Favor shows up with 2400 cattle and 28 men. Damon tricks the drovers in o signing work contracts and having Favor arrested for abducting Goldie.
#11 - Beneath the Surface
The A-Team Season 4 - Episode 19
Face returns to his orphanage for a reunion and meets an old friend's sister, who's worried about her brother's disappearance, and an old girlfriend, who is in cahoots with Fulbright to trap Face for the reward.
#12 - The Crystal Skull
The A-Team Season 5 - Episode 10
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.
#14 - Run, Johnny, Run
Hawaii Five-O Season 2 - Episode 17
Two military policeman spot John Mala, a man who McGarrett has helped in the past, but who has gone AWOL. One of the policemen is shot, and tensions rise as Five-O and the army police clash in their techniques of investigation and their treatment of the local population.
#15 - Mind Games
The A-Team Season 4 - Episode 9
Face quits the A-Team after receiving a full government pardon and quickly becomes a celebrity, the rest of the A-Team keeps an eye on him suspecting the pardon's not 100% legit.
#18 - Three Queens Full
Maverick Season 5 - Episode 4
Bart must either face two years in jail or chaperone three brides to their intendeds the sons of wealthy Joe Wheelwright (Jim Backus).
#24 - Bounty
The A-Team Season 3 - Episode 22
Murdock is kidnapped by bounty hunters that hope to use him as bait to capture the rest of the A-Team. When the Team arrives to rescue him, they find he has fallen in love with a veteranarian that's helped save him.
#26 - Knights of the Road
The A-Team Season 3 - Episode 20
The A-Team comes to the aid of an auto mechanic being driven out of business by a ruthless competitor.
#28 - Damon's Road (2)
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 8
Damon has Favor's crew believing the railroad is the future. Favor escapes and goes to his crew, who want to be railroaders. Favor gets Quince to sent a false telegram that Damon's payroll arrived a week ago. Favor tells Damon's old crew. They go for a showdown with Damon.
#29 - The Meeting
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 13
Favor and another trail boss are forced to go to meet Rian Powers. Powers has assembled a group of outlaws. He has a plan to take over the beef industry, buy scaring off legitimate buyers so the trail bosses must sell to his men at low prices.
#30 - The Second Shot
Hawaii Five-O Season 3 - Episode 3
Dr. Lemira, an opposition leader for Greece, is living in exile in Hawaii, but Klaus Marberg is sent to assassinate him. His plan is to get himself shot and work his way into Dr. Lemira's confidence so he can kill him easily. McGarrett must work out this plot and save the day before it is too late.
#37 - The Grey Team
The A-Team Season 5 - Episode 12
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.
#41 - To Market, to Market
M*A*S*H Season 1 - Episode 2
After black marketers hijack the 4077th's supply of hydrocortisone, Hawkeye and Trapper concoct a deal with a local black marketer, Charlie Lee, to get some more. The catch: Henry's antique oak desk, which they must trade in order to get some of it. Margaret and Frank become suspicious about their plotting, and about the Koreans who come to check out the desk, which is whisked away by chopper as Henry and Frank watches in disbelief.
#44 - Champ!
The A-Team Season 3 - Episode 16
B.A. goes undercover as a boxer in order to put a drug-trafficking ring out of business.
#45 - Eight Ball
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 15
Howie and Jody are concerned that Colt is acting very secretive. Little do they realize that he's helping a former pool champ, now a recovering alcoholic, practice for a big comeback game. But mobsters who have money on their own.
#46 - Christmas Presence
The Equalizer Season 3 - Episode 11
McCall asks Harley to help him handle a request for help from a six-year-old AIDS victim who is living with his grandmother and facing increasingly violent harassment from the frightened and angry neighbors.
#49 - Tomorrow is Yesterday
Star Trek Season 1 - Episode 19
The Enterprise collides with a black hole and is thrown back to Earth in the 20th century, where they must find a way back and erase any trace of their presence. Matters become complicated when they rescue an Air Force pilot and cannot return him without changing history... but if he disappears that will change history as well.
#51 - Past Tense
Magnum, P.I. Season 3 - Episode 5
Magnum is out for a morning jog when he is nearly hit by a truck, which moments later is involved in a fatal crash with a car. Meanwhile, T.C. has accidentally made a double booking of Higgins and two tourists, who both want to make flights that morning, and has to compromise by taking all three of them. But the tourist pair turn out to be armed and sky-jack the chopper, and force T.C. to fly to a nearby prison for the daring break-out of an inmate. From there they head to a rendezvous point on a small nearby island, but the damage inflicted on the helicopter during the break-out sees them crash-landing. With the Police short on leads, Thomas and Rick investigate, and the road accident that Thomas was witness to provides a key clue...
#52 - The Author
Matlock Season 1 - Episode 15
Mary Ann Newton has written a book (Secret Confessions) that purports to be fiction, but upon a deeper look, it seems to be an expose on the citizens of a small town. When an attempt made on her life gets a local reverend instead, Matlock is called in to defend the suspected killer. As the case goes on, Matlock realises that Ms. Newton may not be the right target for the would-be killer.
#53 - The King of Knaves Affair
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Season 1 - Episode 13
Solo and Illya investigate the disappearance of several crime figures, and the trail leads to Fasik el Pasad (Paul Stevens), a deposed ruler who is building an army of criminals to regain power. Solo poses as a black-market arms dealer and infiltrates the operation, but is hampered by well-meaning Ernestine Pepper (Diana Millay), a notary public trying to find one of Fasik's men, Angel Galley (Jan Melin).
#55 - Forty Feet High And It Kills!
Hawaii Five-O Season 2 - Episode 3
A tsunami warning is called and a geneticist is evacuated from a conference. He is then kidnapped under the orders of Wo Fat, but he uses his diabetic medical condition as a ploy to stop Wo Fat from carrying out the plan to return him to China.
#56 - The Town
Mission: Impossible Season 2 - Episode 21
On holiday and going to meet Rollin at a mountain lodge, Jim stops off in a small town. However, a young couple drop a package containing a gas gun. Exposed, an old man named Doc takes Jim prisoner. The town is populated entirely by enemy agents and they plan to kill a Societ defector in L.A. Doc shoots Jim with curare and the young couple head off to kill the defector. When Rollin arrives, Doc claims Jim had a stroke and can't be moved, but Jim clues him in by blinking a warning in Morse code. Rollin mobilizes the team. Cinnamon goes in as Mrs. Jim and Barney as her chauffeur, and Willy as a trucker. Together the four of them have to get Jim out and thwart the assassination plot.
#57 - While You're At It, Bring In The Moon
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 19
An eccentric billionaire is accused of murdering a business associate, but will not leave his boat to defend himself against the accusations, allowing his associates to declare him mentally incompetent.
#62 - Last Call
The Equalizer Season 3 - Episode 19
A rapist being hunted by a mob assassin takes hostage Kostmayer, Pete and several customers.
#63 - Just a Small Circle of Friends
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 23
An industrialist begs Colt to rescue his daughter from a cult which she thinks is great, but isn't quite what she believes.
#67 - ...And I Want Some Candy And A Gun That Shoots
Hawaii Five-O Season 4 - Episode 6
Young Vietnam veteran and marksman Billy Shem Jr. buys a rifle under false pretences and proceeds to a bunker at Diamond Head. He then takes pot shots at the people on the road and then the police who arrive. McGarrett must neutralise the threat he poses by any means possible.
#69 - Reluctant Traveling Companion
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 6
Colt is sent to bring a woman back from the East Coast. The problem is that the woman is not going easy and refuses to go by plane. So they go by train, and she continues to be disruptive. And right next to them is Richard Burton. And it seems that someone wants her dead.
#70 - The Molly Sue
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 18
Terri took the airplane as collateral and it was stolen, so Colt is sent to Panama to retrieve it for Ace.
#71 - Manhunter
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 12
Colt is sent off to Mexico to bring back two jewel thieves. An undercover private detective has the same objective.
#72 - Prisoner
The Fall Guy Season 4 - Episode 4
Jody is arrested in a small town and sent to the prison farm where female inmates are destined to be sold into white slavery.
#73 - Mrs. Harmon
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 26
Wish is tired of trail cooking. He quits the drive and befriends a mother and her three boys. She is married to an abusive drunk, Fred Harmon who beats her. At the hotel, Fred tries to beat Wish to within an inch of his life. Mrs. Harmon shoots her husband. Wish takes the blame. Charlie Peg the hotel clerk knows the Mrs. did it and blackmails Wish.
#79 - The Chameleon
The Fall Guy Season 2 - Episode 21
A man who was a master of disguise takes part in a staged accident to cover the robbery of an armored car.
#81 - A Man Called Mushy
Rawhide Season 7 - Episode 5
Mushy is swindled out of the wagons and the remuda. He is fired, kidnapped by gypsies, sold into slavery and rescued by his new girlfriend.
#82 - Wheels
The Fall Guy Season 3 - Episode 12
A former stuntman, now disabled, is reunited with his former fiancee by Colt in Seattle. He dumped her after his accident. Colt has a wild ride downhill in a wheelchair.
#83 - Undersea Odyssey
The Fall Guy Season 3 - Episode 21
An insurance investigator trying to retrieve sunken gold deals with both Colt and his bail-jumping quarry.