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The Polarizing Express 

After messing up on a case, Shawn wonders what life would have been like for his loved ones without him in their lives. He is shown by an elf in a dream. He goes through his loved ones ... See full summary »

Director:

James Roday

Writers:

Steve Franks (created by), Saladin K. Patterson | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
James Roday ... Shawn Spencer
Dulé Hill ... Burton Guster
Timothy Omundson ... Carlton Lassiter
Maggie Lawson ... Juliet O'Hara
Kirsten Nelson ... Karen Vick
Corbin Bernsen ... Henry Spencer
Jacob Vargas ... Juan Lava
Keshia Knight Pulliam ... Stranjay
Skyler Gisondo ... Young Shawn
Tony Cox ... Himself
Sage Brocklebank ... Buzz McNab
Greg Kean ... D.A. Clark
Michael Puttonen ... Sergei Czarsky
Graem Beddoes ... Officer Bachynsky
Garnet Harding ... Captain Lane Thomas
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Storyline

After messing up on a case, Shawn wonders what life would have been like for his loved ones without him in their lives. He is shown by an elf in a dream. He goes through his loved ones lives and makes many surprising discoveries about them... and himself. Written by Amanda Anthony

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 2010 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Tagline Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Shawn's dreaming and his younger self and super ego are there, they get into a debate about how Young Shawn doesn't look like "us as a kid." Young Shawn says "Well we changed." Up until 2011, Young Shawn was played by Liam James. He was replaced by Skyler Gisondo. This is possibly a reference to that recasting. See more »

Goofs

When Shawn wakes from his dream he realizes there were no cameras in the office he was searching and he says, "That Surveillage footage was shot from the outside" when he should have said "Surveillance". See more »

Quotes

Shawn Spencer: Brace yourself, Gus, we're going to have to play by the book. It will be difficult but I'm going to help you through it.
Burton 'Gus' Guster: I always play by the book.
Shawn Spencer: I know. We are going to use impulse control. Which is the practice of controlling one's impulses. For instance I look down and see that roach there, and I tell myself, I can't eat that.
Burton 'Gus' Guster: Do I need to slap you in the face?
Shawn Spencer: Let's focus. We're going to bring the police in on this lead before we do anything else.
Burton 'Gus' Guster: What are you staring at?
Shawn Spencer: I'm telling ...
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Connections

References Willow (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Christmas Time Is Here
(uncredited)
Written by Vince Guaraldi and Lee Mendelson
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