Season 5 Breakdown
Normal Episodes: 22
TV Specials: 0
TV Movies: 0
Normal Episodes: 22
TV Specials: 0
TV Movies: 0
Quincy, M.E. Season 5 (1979-1980)
|5x01 No Way to Treat a Flower |
Quincy perform an autopsy on the corpse of 15-year-old Kathy Campbell. The examiner promptly finds out that the young girl has died of Kolchizin poisoning. Quincy tries to locate Kathy's ...
|Sep. 20, 1979|
|5x02 Dead Last |
Quincy and Danny have decided to spend their free day at the racetrack. There they become witnesses of a quarrel between two jockeys. Moments later one of them is found dead in the ...
|Sep. 27, 1979|
|5x03 By the Death of a Child |
In the South American island state of San Cristos a puzzling disease is rife. The respiratory tract of the babies and toddlers is stricken with a virus that leads to their death after ...
|Oct. 04, 1979|
|5x04 Never a Child |
' Uncle Harry ' alias Harry Simkins is a wicked film producer who has specialized exclusively in child pornography. Young girls who have run away from home are among his potential victims. ...
|Oct. 11, 1979|
|5x05 Hot Ice |
Quincy is on the way to Las Vegas to take part there as a judge in a beauty pageant. There by chance he witnesses as a man is hit by a bus while crossing the street. Quincy finds a ...
|Oct. 18, 1979|
|5x06 Sweet Land of Liberty |
Sergeant Yomoshira, an old pal of of Sam's, kills a young policeman and afterwards kills himself in a cell. For Sam, the uncontrolled behavior of his friend running amok makes no sense. ...
|Oct. 25, 1979|
|5x07 Mode of Death |
Franklin Osborne, preacher and leader of 'Divine World Church', is found dead in a motel. On the bedside table forensic doctor Quincy notes an empty tablet box and a bottle of whiskey ...
|Nov. 01, 1979|
|5x08 Nowhere to Run |
Without success young Jeff tried to restrain his friend Melissa Watson, to rush from a high rocky cliff to her death. When he announces the tragic case to the police, he is suspected ...
|Nov. 08, 1979|
|5x09 The Money Plague |
In Pine Ridge national park, ranger Ron Sparks finds the skeleton of a man. By order of the FBI Quincy and Sam examine the human remains and identify them as the corpse of Frederic ...
|Nov. 15, 1979|
|5x10 For the Benefit of My Patients |
Dr. Rawlins is a doctor whose greed is bigger than his conscience. His hospital accepts only those patients who can afford a treatment. This exclusiveness leads to two deaths because ...
|Nov. 22, 1979|
|5x11 Murder by S.O.P. |
Quincy satisfies his knowledge thirst with a further educational journey through different prisons. Completely exhausted by the new impressions, he finally gets sleepy while driving ...
|Nov. 29, 1979|
|5x12 Honor Thy Elders |
Quincy is investigating the death of Morgan, an 80-year-old patient. One day before leaving the hospital where he was at the elder has taken his own life. He was being treated for a ...
|Jan. 10, 1980|
|5x13 Diplomatic Immunity |
Latin-American President Sarejo visits the United States to undergo an operation in Los Angeles. He is accompanied by his wife Isabella, vice-president Marco, Foreign Secretary Varela, ...
|Jan. 17, 1980|
|5x14 Riot |
Black prisoner Ray Stone clashes, because of his social and political commitment, with corrupt warden Tompkins. When shortly after Ray lies apparently beaten to death, in the isolation ...
|Jan. 31, 1980|
|5x15 Cover-Up |
Emergency doctor Drew is along with nurse Margaret serving the night shift. Because he doesn't want to miss a private date, he relies on inexperienced Dr. Edmunds to replace him. During ...
|Feb. 07, 1980|
|5x16 Unhappy Hour |
Dr. Asten and Quincy want to exchange her jobs for a few days because each one believes the other works less. Yet his first assignment as a pathologist makes Asten shiver. 17-year-old ...
|Feb. 14, 1980|
|5x17 The Winning Edge |
During a training the star gymnast Sally falls fatally. Indeed, the autopsy shows a tumor in the head, but forensic doctor Quincy holds the view that the cause of the fall is the pep ...
|Feb. 21, 1980|
|5x18 New Blood |
Finally, Quincy has found a replacement, forensic doctor Jerri McCracken , so he may take his holiday . Then unexpectedly the congressional representative Laurence Bridges dies . When ...
|Feb. 28, 1980|
|5x19 TKO |
Boxer Clarence Hester dies after a fight against his friend and coach Kennie Mitchell. Quincy finds out that he has a fracture above the nose. Everything shows the fact that the injury ...
|Mar. 13, 1980|
|5x20 The Final Gift |
Max, an old pal of Quincy from the Korea war, dies under very strange circumstances: He flew with his business partner Charlie in a small propeller airplane when suddenly the airplane ...
|Mar. 20, 1980|
|5x21 Deadly Arena |
The people died of food poisoning. Quincy and Dr. Janet Carlyle trace the source of the poison up to Franklin Stadium. The stadium manger is less than pleased for the Football World ...
|Mar. 27, 1980|
|5x22 No Way to Treat a Patient |
Soon after having reunited with his friend and colleague, Tony Carbero, Quincy learns that his friend's negligence might have caused a death because of an improper treatment.
|Apr. 30, 1980|
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Season 5 Characters
Season 5 Videos[none added]
Season 5 Quotes
|Season 5 / Episode 1: - No Way to Treat a Flower|
Lt. Frank Monahan: We'll be here at 6:00 tomorrow morning with 30 officers and a search warrant. And we'll *tear this place apart!*
|Season 5 / Episode 7: - Mode of Death|
Dr. R. Quincy, M.E.: $75? All this fuss over $75? Why you!... Come here! [Holds up a dollar bill over the window that looks out at County-USC hospital] What do you see?
Dr. Robert Asten: I see a dollar. I see the hospital...
Dr. R. Quincy, M.E.: That's right. That's right. [Steps forward so the dollar bill is very close to Asten's face] Now what do you see?
Dr. Robert Asten: I see the dollar.
Dr. R. Quincy, M.E.: That is also right. That's what happens when you get too close to money. You can't see the good you're doing or can do with it. And that's what's happening to you, sir!
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