The Flash (1990–1991)
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Alpha 

An android built by the government to use an assassin refuses to obey her orders. She escapes, and is befriended by Tina and Barry.

Director:

Bruce Bilson

Writers:

Danny Bilson (developed by), Paul De Meo (developed by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
John Wesley Shipp ... Barry Allen / The Flash
Amanda Pays ... Christina McGee
Alex Désert ... Julio Mendez (as Alex Desert)
Vito D'Ambrosio ... Officer Tony Bellows
Biff Manard Biff Manard ... Murphy
Mike Genovese ... Lt. Warren Garfield
Dick Miller ... Fosnight
Laura Robinson Laura Robinson ... Col. Powers
Claire Stansfield ... Alpha
Kenneth Tigar ... Dr. Rossick
Jason Ross-Azikiwe ... Costigan
Anthony Powers Anthony Powers ... Joey C.
Sven-Ole Thorsen ... Omega
Ross Partridge ... Wiseguy
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Storyline

An android built by the government to use an assassin refuses to obey her orders. She escapes, and is befriended by Tina and Barry.

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 1991 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

At 36:43 Officer Bellows and Alpha share an appreciation for the late science fiction author Isaac Asimov. Asimov created the Laws of Robotics which clearly apply to this episode's android. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, just before Fosnight says, "I can't wait for next year's model," the boom mic is visible at the top of the frame just above Barry's head. See more »

Quotes

Barry Allen: [after Tina hacks into a security system] Tina, you're beautiful!
Christina 'Tina' McGee: 'Bout time you noticed!
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Connections

References Apocalypse Now (1979) See more »

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