When FBI Agent Mitchell Loeb collapses in Philip Broyles office, he is rushed to hospital. The doctors there open his chest only to find a creature of some type wrapped around the man's heart. Dr. Bishop believes the creature to be a parasite of some type, but one that is man made. Olivia Dunham learns that the pattern is made up of several quasi-independent cells and that Agent Loeb may have been on to one of them. Dunham travels to Germany to follow-up on Loeb's investigation However, to get the information they want, Dr. Bishop has to get information from a dead man.
Did You Know?
During Loeb's debrief at the beginning of the episode, Broyles asks him what "Other agents [are] on the operation." Loeb answers "Coscarelli and Scrimm". Don Coscarelli wrote/directed the "Phantasm" horror movies series, starring Angus Scrimm as the main villain. See more
The prison in Frankfurt is announced as "Wissenschaft Prison" in the titles. This is a literal translation of "Science Prison". The word "Wissenschaft", however, can't be used like that at all, not even in a German-English compound. The title should either read "Wissenschaftsgefaengnis" or "Science Prison". See more
I'm hoping you can help. The man lying in that room is not just a colleague. He's a friend.
Dr. Walter Bishop
I see. Do you have any mints?
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