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Leverage Season 1 Episodes

13 Episodes 2008 - 2009

Disillusioned Nathan Ford (Timothy Hutton) walks away from his lucrative career as an insurance investigator and joins a small team of thieves and con-artists who have devoted their lives to stealing from the corrupt powerbrokers at the top of the financial food chain and helping the common people they seek to exploit. Adopting the name "Leverage Consulting & Associates," the team uses their cunning to help a desperate horse trainer who's fallen victim to a dirty Wall Street broker, expose a corrupt county court judge, and ultimately setting their sights on Ford's former boss Ian Blackpoole (Kevin Tige), who's greed previously resulted in the death of Ford's son.

Episode 1

The Nigerian Job

Sun, Dec 7, 2008 60 mins

A drama about a team of high-tech Robin Hoods who scam greedy corporations and corrupt entities that have victimised average citizens. First up: The crack crew---led by a sly former insurance sleuth--works for an aeronautics exec whose airplane designs were stolen by his business nemesis.

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Episode 2

The Homecoming Job

Tue, Dec 9, 2008 60 mins

The high-tech Robin Hoods square off against a military-contractor bigwig who is covering up the truth about a friendly-fire incident that wounded an Iraq War veteran.

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Episode 3

The Two-Horse Job

Tue, Dec 16, 2008 60 mins

Nate and his mates journey to Kentucky to help a heartbroken horse trainer whose racehorses were killed, apparently by a crooked broker upset with the underachieving animals.

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Episode 4

The Miracle Job

Tue, Dec 23, 2008 60 mins

The high-tech crew squares off against an avaricious real-estate baron who's plotting to demolish a church operated by Nate's former priest.

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Episode 5

The Bank Shot Job

Tue, Dec 30, 2008 60 mins

Nate and his squad's quest to rout a corrupt judge in a sleepy desert hamlet goes awry when they get swept up in a bank heist, and Nate, Sophie and their mark are taken hostage. As they try to continue their con with cool stealth, they must also outwit the amateur robbers.

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Episode 6

The Stork Job

Tue, Jan 6, 2009 60 mins

Nate and Co target a Serbian adoption agency that's ripping off American couples trying to adopt disadvantaged orphans. Real life then turns to reel life: The crack crew commandeers a local film production in order to take down the agency's mastermind and rescue the children.

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Episode 7

The Wedding Job

Tue, Jan 13, 2009 60 mins

Nate and his crew zero in on a devious mob bigwig by masquerading as wedding planners for his daughter's nuptials. While catering the big event, they also execute a parallel plan to rob him---but a deadly Russian thug proves to be a formidable force.

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Episode 8

The Mile High Job

Tue, Jan 20, 2009 60 mins

The high-tech do-gooders try to expose a business empire's cover-up of a toxic fertiliser, which caused the death of a girl. Nate and Co target the conniving CEO, but they must take flight when the mogul puts damning evidence on a plane headed to the Cayman Islands.

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Episode 9

The Snow Job

Tue, Jan 27, 2009 60 mins

The crack crew takes aim on an unscrupulous construction firm that is swindling customers out of their homes. But a vulnerable Nate hits the bottle---jeopardising not only the job but the team as well.

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Episode 10

The 12-Step Job

Tue, Feb 3, 2009 60 mins

Nate and Co try to take down a broker who apparently bilked a charity. The crew's scheme involves tricking the financier to enter rehab for his numerous addictions, but it turns out a rehab facility might be a suitable place for one of the team members, too.

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Episode 11

The Juror #6 Job

Tue, Feb 10, 2009 60 mins

Parker is called in to jury duty for a court case revolving around a man's death, allegedly from a problematic nutrition supplement. But when it appears a mysterious someone is out to fix the trial, Nate's team springs into action to expose the scheme.

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Episode 12

The First David Job

Tue, Feb 17, 2009 60 mins

In Part 1 of the two-part season finale, the team closes in on one Ian Blackpoole, the CEO miscreant who denied medical treatment for Nate's son, leaving him to die. The crew schemes to steal the CEO's Michelangelo maquette, but their plan is jeopardised when Nate's ex-coworker makes an unforeseen appearance.

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Episode 13

The Second David Job

Tue, Feb 24, 2009 60 mins

In the conclusion of the Season 1 finale, an underground Nate resurfaces to tangle directly with his nemeses---avaricious CEO Blackpoole and ex-coworker Sterling. His plan: to pilfer two prized David statuettes. But for the caper to succeed, Nate must bring his splintered squad back together.

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