While scaling the cliff face known as "The Widowmaker," Mac loses his best friend. Before he can properly grieve, he is forced to run from an old enemy who is now hunting him down. With the help of a colleague, Mac finds his way back to the Widowmaker and fighting for his life on the same ledge that took his best friend.
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When Pete discovers that Murdoc broke into MacGyver's houseboat he phones the Phoenix Foundation and instructs them to call the "DSX," actually meaning "DXS". See more
When Murdoc stabs his knife into the "Mountaineer's Guide to Widowmaker Pass" in MacGyver's houseboat to pick it up, you can briefly see several additional knife-marks in the wooden tabletop beneath it, most likely from either rehearsals of the scene or previous out-takes (in which the brochure probably fell off the knife as Michael Des Barres was raising it up). See more
What are you doing up here, he asked himself. Don't you remember you hate heights. Or is it that heights hate you? I could never figure out which was which. But either way, I was determined that today I was gonna overcome it all. I had a sizable rock face called the Widowmaker to climb and an expert to show me how to do it. Wishful thinking.
[loses grip, slides down and hangs from a rope
There's an old climber's saying. It's not the fall that kills you. It's ...
Written by Randy Edelman See more