Knight Rider: Season 2

Universal Studios (1983)

Adventure, Thriller, Action
USA / English / 1116 mins
IMDb 6.9
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Cast — View More ↓

William Daniels K.I.T.T.
David Hasselhoff Michael Knight
Edward Mulhare Devon Miles
Paul Lambert General Maddox
Zakes Mokae Tsombe Kuna
Barbara Rush Elizabeth Knight
Shawn Southwick Rita Wilcox
Patricia McPherson Bonnie Barstow

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Director
Daniel Haller
Winrich Kolbe
Harvey S. Laidman
Writer Robert Foster, Robert W. Gilmer Glenn A. Larson
Producer Robert Ewing
Musician Don Peake

Plot

The adventures of Michael Knight and his incredible super-car K.I.T.T., Knight Industries 2000. Selected by a dying billionaire Wilton Knight, Michael now works for the Foundation of Law and Government with the job of routing out evil that is above the law, with only his trusty car!

Episodes

Episode 1: Goliath (1)

60 min 1983-10-02
Michael and KITT battle a KITT-like truck built by Wilton Knight's ex-wife and son.
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: David Hasselhoff, Shawn Southwick, Zakes Mokae, Ivan Naranjo, Paul Lambert, Pepper Davis, Petrus Antonius, Murray Westgate, Elizabeth Knight, Barbara Rush

Episode 2: Goliath (2)

60 min 1983-10-02
Michael and KITT battle a KITT-like truck built by Wilton Knight's ex-wife and son.
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: David Hasselhoff, Shawn Southwick, Zakes Mokae, Ivan Naranjo, Paul Lambert, Pepper Davis, Petrus Antonius, Murray Westgate, Barbara Rush

Episode 3: Brother's Keeper

60 min 1983-10-09
Michael is planted in a prison to break out an inmate wanted by a terrorist threatening to blow up a city.
Director: Sidney Hayers
Writer: E.F. Wallengren
Guest starring: Catherine Mary Stewart, Tim O'Connor, Michael Fairman, Robert Braiver, Gerald Gordon

Episode 4: Merchants of Death

60 min 1983-10-16
There's thunder out of the blue when Michael and KITT square off against a futuristic attack helicopter in the hands of mercenaries.
Director: Alan Myerson
Writer: William Schmidt
Guest starring: Deborah Allison, Linden Chiles, Joe LaDue, Dana Elcar, Kurt Smildsin, John Wesley

Episode 5: Blind Spot

60 min 1983-10-23
Michael investigates a businessman who's exploiting illegal aliens. A blind woman is the only witness.
Director: Bernard L. Kowaalski
Writer: Jackson Gillis
Guest starring: Arthur Taxier, Michael J. London, Christopher Coffey, Javier Grajeda, David J. Partington, Akosua Busia

Episode 6: Return to Cadiz

60 min 1983-10-30
Michael and K.I.T.T. are about to test K.I.T.T.'s new function which should allow him to drive on water, but the test is aborted when K.I.T.T. detects an injured scuba-diver washed up on the shore. Befriending the young man's sister, Michael investigates just how the boy got wounded, and uncovers that he has been removing ancient Aztec treasure from a sunken galleon, falling foul of a determined treasure hunter...
Director: Alan Myerson, Larry Forrester
Writer: Larry Forrester, Sonny Mathias
Guest starring: Anne Lockhart, Guy Stockwell, Nicolas Coster, Michael Bowen, Marion Yue, Ken Scott

Episode 7: K.I.T.T. the Cat

60 min 1983-11-06
Michael tries to catch a Robin Hood-style cat burglar before an obsessed cop does.
Director: Jeffrey Hayden
Writer: Janis Hendler
Guest starring: Geena Davis, Keene Curtis, Jack Starett, Terry Moore, Paul Pepper, Kopi Sotiropulos, Wally Taylor, Bill Wiley

Episode 8: Custom K.I.T.T.

60 min 1983-11-13
KITT is the bait in Michael's plan to trap customized-car thieves. Suspects found at a traveling custom-car show. Subplot--a couple of inept car thieves try to steal KITT with startling results.
Director: William Schmidt, Georg Fenady, Robert Specht
Writer: William Schmidt, Robert Specht
Guest starring: Denise Miller, Albert Salmi, Suzanne Weston, Nora Rayburn, Brian Cutler, Robert Pastorelli, Bernard Fox, Michael Huddleson, Angel Tompkins

Episode 9: Soul Survivor

60 min 1983-11-27
A computer whiz cracks KITT's programming and erases the memory, forcing Michael to battle his own car. KITT is 'boxed' for portability in another car.
Director: Harvey Laidman
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: Brian Robbins, Ann Turkel, Janet Carroll, Carl Strano, Jon Cypher, Frank Birney

Episode 10: Ring of Fire

60 min 1983-12-04
Michael battles to protect Cajun woman from her vengeful husband in a Louisiana bayou.
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Janis Hendler
Guest starring: Joseph Hindy, Robert Reynolds, Larry Moss, George Murdock, Beau Starr, Will McMillan, Leslie Wing

Episode 11: Knightmares

60 min 1983-12-11
Michael suffers amnesia from a head injury sustained while investigating at a dam and reverts to his former identity as policeman Michael Long.
Director: Sidney Hayers
Writer: Tom Greene, Janis Hendler
Guest starring: Laura Bruneau, Susan Kellermann, Mike Genovese, Nick Smith, J. Jay Saunders, William Boyett, Marty Schiff, Bruce Paul Barbolia

Episode 12: Silent Knight

60 min 1983-12-18
Michael is preparing to attend the Christmas banquet when he encounters a gypsy boy who has witnessed a bank robbery and is sought by the robbers from whom he stole a gold watch.
Director: Bruce Kessler, Stephen B. Katz
Writer: Janis Hendler, Robert Gilmer, Stephen B. Katz
Guest starring: Paul La Greca, Janet De May [ Marta, Stephen Liska, Robert Miranda, Lloyd Alan, Janet DeMay, Stephen Liska

Episode 13: A Knight in Shining Armor

60 min 1984-01-08
A killer with a treasure map must find his victim's estranged daughter, who holds the key to the treasure.
Director: Bernard McEveety
Writer: Tom Greene, Janis Hendler
Guest starring: Daphne Ashbrook, Lance LeGault, Art Lund, David Cowgill, Tom Wilson, Julie Ronnie

Episode 14: Diamonds Aren't a Girl's Best Friend

60 min 1984-01-15
Michael heads for Mexico to trap a talent agent who's using beautiful models to smuggle diamonds into the U.S.
Director: Jeffrey Hayden
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: Cameron Mitchell, Jo Ann Pflug, Wendy Kilbourne, Elizabeth Lindsey, Rene Assa, Nicholas Guest, Nancy Ellison, Lu Leonard

Episode 15: White-Line Warriors

60 min 1984-01-29
Car club members are being blamed for a string of burglaries that coincide with their weekend visits to a coastal community. Subplot--Manny tries to sell a car security system to Michael.
Director: Bob Bralver
Writer: Richard C. Okie
Guest starring: Woody Brown, Mary Beth Evans, Sonny Jackson, Hugh Gillin, Allyn Ann McLerie, Sammy Jackson, Sal Landi, Tim Gillin, Milt Oberman, Frank Garret

Episode 16: Race For Life

60 min 1984-02-05
Dedicated to the memory of: Marcel Rafael Marcelino who died while his father, Mario, was filming this episode. Michael races the clock to find a gang leader who's the only compatible donor for a girl needing a life-saving transplant.
Director: Georg Fenady
Writer: Bruce Belland, Roy M. Rogosin
Guest starring: Scott Getlin, Mario Marcelino, Robyn Lively, Lynne Marta, Toni Nero, Jesse Aragon, Vincent Barbour, Frank Lugo, William Harlow, Scott Getilin, James Arone, Hank Brandt

Episode 17: Speed Demons

60 min 1984-02-12
Michael and KITT are put on alert when an anonymous letter warns that a killer may strike at a Foundation sponsored motorcycle race.
Director: Bruce Seth Green
Writer: Tom Greene, Janis Hendler
Guest starring: John Macchia, Lydia Cornell, Bruce Bauer, Michael Champion, Ethan Wayne, Kurt Fuller, Larry Huffman, Madison Mason, Christine De Lisle

Episode 18: Goliath Returns (1)

60 min 1984-02-19
Seeking revenge against Michael, old nemesis Garthe Knight kidnaps Devon, April and a scientist to force a showdown between KITT and his new and improved GOLIATH.
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Tom Greene, Robert Foster, Whitey Hughes, Janis Hendler, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: David Hasselhoff, Suzanne Barnes, Peter Mark Richman, Ann Turkel, Cyndi James-Reese, John M. Banach, Henry G. Sanders, Vicki McCarty, Ann Turkel

Episode 19: Goliath Returns (2)

60 min 1984-02-19
Seeking revenge against Michael, old nemesis Garthe Knight kidnaps Devon, April and a scientist to force a showdown between KITT and his new and improved GOLIATH.
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Tom Greene, Robert Foster, Janis Hendler, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: Suzanne Barnes, Peter Mark Richman, Ann Turkel, Cyndi James-Reese, John M. Banach, Henry G. Sanders, Vicki McCarty, David Hasselhoff

Episode 20: A Good Knight's Work

60 min 1984-03-04
Michael is pursued by an international criminal who knows Michael's former identity and wants revenge. A woman who claims her talking teddy bear toy design has been stolen wants Michael to break in and recover it, is in cahoots.
Director: Sidney Hayers
Writer: Richard C. Okie
Guest starring: John Vernon, Alexa Hamilton, Robert O'Reilly, Dave Collins, Dana Gladstone, Rosalind Allen

Episode 21: Mouth of the Snake [a.k.a. All That Glitters] (1)

60 min 1984-04-08
A Government agent, a murdered lawyer's widow and Michael seek connections between an international criminal, a stolen rocket launcher and the code, ""Boca Culebra"".
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: Pedro Armendariz Jr., Joanna Pettet, Patty Kotero, George Murdock, Emily Banks, Robert Clarke, Chuck Lindsly, Luis Contreras, Arell Blanton, Tom Gilleran, Todd Martin, Charles Taylor, Robert Colbert

Episode 22: Mouth of the Snake [a.k.a. All That Glitters] (2)

60 min 1984-04-08
A Government agent, a murdered lawyer's widow and Michael seek connections between an international criminal, a stolen rocket launcher and the code, ""Boca Culebra"".
Director: Winrich Kolbe
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer
Guest starring: Pedro Armendariz Jr., Joanna Pettet, Patty Kotero, George Murdock, Emily Banks, Robert Clarke, Chuck Lindsly, Luis Contreras, Arell Blanton, Tom Gilleran, Todd Martin, Charles Taylor, Robert Colbert

Episode 23: Let It Be Me

60 min 1984-05-13
Posing as a singer in a rock band, Michael looks for the connection between the former lead singer's ""accidental"" death and an encoded videotape found in his personal effects.
Director: Bernard McEveety, William Elliot
Writer: Robert Foster, Robert Gilmer, William Elliot
Guest starring: Catherine Hickland, Michael C. Gwynne, Shanna Reed, John Patrick Reger, Joseph Burke

Episode 24: Big Iron

60 min 1984-05-27
While investigating the theft of heavy-duty construction equipment. Michael and KITT are pushed into a quarry and buried with tons of gravel.
Director: Bernard L. Kowalski
Writer: Julie Friedgen
Guest starring: Stuart Whitman, Patch Mackenzie, Myron Healey, Alex Kubik, Michael Rider, Kaaren Lee, Gene LeBell

Editions

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022500130000 1 2002-11-27 Collector's Edition
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5050582367096 2 2005-04-12
5050582343601 2 2005-09-01
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