THE PROTECTOR "Safe" Season 1 Episode 13 – I believe it was the late, great Notorious BIG who said "mo’ money, mo’ problems," and in "Safe" the season (and series) finale of The Protector, his prophetic words ring all too true.
There’s a reason why I never go into group lottery pools–money changes people and usually not for the better. For this week’s victim, a winning lottery ticket leads to him being shot to death in his colorful, hippie book bus (which I want to be my new home, by the way). A rather unusual end for a peaceful man who lived in a polyamorous commune.
When a safe is found on board the bus, the whole detective team starts making bets on what might be in it. I particularly loved the captain’s bet on the safe being full of nothing. I would have placed my money on a water-logged drawing of Kate Winslet’s breasts, but it turns out that the safe holds two million dollars worth of gold bricks. Better than Kate’s rack? Not in 1997. Read More...