First Aired: May. 08, 2009 on FOX
Summary: Alpha, with Echo's help, kidnaps a girl named Wendy and takes both of them back to his evil lab; meanwhile, Dr. Saunders tends to Victor, Ballard assists the Dollhouse staff in tracking down Alpha, and a series of flashbacks depict Alpha's time at the Dollhouse, revealing that he has a…
Main Characters in this Episode
I made it very clear these imprints were prone to paranoia. I flagged it in the paperwork.Adelle DeWitt:
Just as a point of interest, how potentially lethal would you say these imprints are?
Alpha: Alpha, meet Omega.
[to herself] Caroline...
- Goof (miscellaneous): (at around 14 mins) The chessboard is set up 90 degrees wrong. When you play chess the square in the right hand corner (H1 for white player, A8 for black player) should always be a white square. In this shot it is a black square.
- Goof (revealing mistake): When Alpha inserts the hard drive to 'wedge' Wendy, he inserts the drive upside down to how it would fit into the slot.
- Goof (continuity error): Shortly after Caroline calls the actives zombies, pay attention to the girl in pink. She walks past the man twice.
- Alpha's original name is revealed to be Carl William Craft, who was serving time in prison.
- Alan Tudyk being cast as Alpha marks the fourth time Joss Whedon has used members of the core cast of Firefly as villains for his other shows. Previously he did the same with Nathan Fillion on the final season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Gina Torres on the fourth season of Angel and Adam Baldwin in the 5th season of Angel (1999)